What to do this week in Ormond Beach.
Thursday, Nov. 1
When: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., daily until Oct. 31
Where: Grace Lutheran Church, 338 Ocean Shore Blvd.
Details: Come pick a pumpkin and take photos. Patch open until all pumpkins are gone.
Friday, Nov. 2
Movies on the Halifax
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: Rockefeller Gardens, 26 Riverside Drive
Details: Watch "Star Wars: The Last Jedi." Character parade to begin at 6:30 p.m. Movie starts at 6:45 p.m. Special appearance by the 501st Legion. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center, 399 N. U.S. 1
Details: Comes watch this Nashville-based bluegrass group. Tickets cost $20. Visit ormondbeach.org or call the Box Office at 676-3375.
Saturday, Nov. 3
When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Bailey Riverbridge Gardebs meeting house, 1 N. Beach St.
Details: Stock up on herbs and flowering plants. Presented by the Seaside Herb Society.
When: 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where: Tomoka United Methodist Church, 1000 Old Tomoka Road
Details: Featuring a selection of fall, Christmas and year-round crafts and gifts. Lunch to be served between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Call 672-6722.
When: 12-4 p.m.
Where: Tomoka State Park, 2099 N. Beach St.
Details: This is a Model specific show along the Tomoka River. There will be live music from 1-4 p.m. Call 673-0022.
Loop fall trail walk
When: 10 a.m.
Where: Walter Boardman Lane
Details: Held by the Ormond Scenic Loop and Trail. Meet at the pull-off at Gate B12, just west of the bridge at Bulow Creek. Walk the trail for about two hours with Dr. Don Spence. Free, no registration required. Bring water and insect repellent. Contact Rob Bird at [email protected]
Tricky Tray Auction
When: Doors open at 11 a.m., auction begins at 1 p.m.
Where: Holy Dormition Byzantine Catholic Church, 17 Buckskin Lane
Details: Sponsored by the parishioners of Holy Dormition Church. Food, prizes and fun. Call 677-8704
60th Mainland High School reunion for class of '58
When: 4 p.m.
Where: The Trails Clubhouse, 201 Main Trail
Details: The Mainland High School Class of 1958 will celebrate it's 60th reunion with a meet and greet and dinner. Dinner starts at 5 p.m., and costs $40 per person. Contact Joyce Bornmann at 321-724-1794.
When: 4-8 p.m.
Where: Arts On Granada, 67 W Granada Blvd.
Details: Come out for Ormond's 1st Saturday Artwalk. Front gallery will be "Under The Spanish Influence," featuring Sharo Rush, Wilson Romero, Juan Carlos Cahue and others. Wine and appetizers will be available.
Sunday, Nov. 4
When: 8 a.m. to noon
Where: St. Brendan Social Hall, 1000 Ocean Shore Blvd.
Details: Hosted by Father Eamonn Gill Council 13018 Knights of Columbus. Meal includes all-you-can-eat pancakes, scrambled eggs, a sausage link, orange juice and coffee. Costs $5 for adults, children under 12 eat free. Open to all.
Wednesday, Nov. 7
When: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Hobby Lobby, 11000 Cornerstone Blvd.
Details: Taught every Wednesday by Usha Lakshmanan. Learn to make bags, purses, key fobs and more. Costs $20 per class. Students take home a finished project each time. Call or text 627-1844.
Thursday, Nov. 8
SHS "Test Drive" fundraiser
When: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Seabreeze High School, 2700 N. Oleander Ave.
Details: Help the PTSA off Seabreeze High School raise funds to replace a broken audio system in the school’s auditorium. Test drive new vehicles on campus. No purchase necessary. For every test drive, Daytona Auto Mall will make a donation to SHS.
Halifax Genealogical Society
When: 1:30 p.m.
Where: Ormond Beach Library auditorium, 30 S. Beach St.
Details: Learn how to recognize urban myths in your family history. Visitors welcome. Call 672-3806.