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Ormond Beach Observer Monday, Oct. 17, 2016 4 years ago

Kopy Kats, News & Brews and 11 other things you can't miss

What are you doing this week?
by: Emily Blackwood News Editor


Historical Bus Tour

9:45 a.m. from The Casements parking lot, 25 Riverside Drive. Presented by the Ormond Beach Historical Society. This two-hour tour 30 sites on the route. Cost is $20 for adults and $7 for children ages 7 to 12. Tickets can be purchased at the OBHS Welcome Center 38 E. Granada Blvd. or by calling 677-7005.

October News & Brews

4 to 7 p.m. at the Ormond Beach Observer offices at First Green Bank, 175 W. Granada Blvd. Share the community news and grab a brew on us! Pumpkin painting with Masterpiece Mixers Ormond Beach. Live music from Bradford Buckley. Free craft beer and organic wine. Local food truck Southern State of Mind. Dog-friendly and Halloween costumes encouraged.

Meditation in the Galleries with Alexandrea Tocco

6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Ormond Memorial Art Museum. In this one hour meditation allow yourself the gift of quieting the mind and illuminating your inner world. With guided visualizations, give your subconscious plane the chance to awaken, allowing the worries of the physical world to be put to rest. Understand and approach the obstacles, passions, and gut feelings that motivate your day to day life from a positive and free perspective. Cost is $15 for members and $17 for nonmembers.

Prepared Childbirth Classes

7 p.m. at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center Medical Office Building, Classroom B, 305 Memorial Medical Pkwy., Daytona Beach. Classes meet every Thursday until Nov. 10. Topics will include labor and delivery, medications, breathing and relaxation techniques, induction and Cesarean section. The cost for the four-week series is $50 per couple. Registration is required and scholarships are available. Call 231-3152 or visit


Mega Rummage Sale

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Church, 38 S. Halifax Dr. It is also held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 22. The parish hall and gymnasium will be filled with items donated by members of the church. Furniture, kitchen goods, decor, clothes, shoes, sporting goods, bikes, toys and more. Cash only.

Movies on the Halifax

7 p.m. at Rockefeller Gardens. The City’s Leisure Services Department and The Casements Guild presents “Goosebumps.” Bring a chair or blanket. Light refreshments provided. Movie rated PG.

Kopy Kats Musical

7:30 p.m. at the Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center. Florida’s seasoned local performers from Volusia and Flagler counties take the stage to bring you another energetic two-hour showcase of entertainment wrapped in bright lights, dazzling costumes, creative choreography and staging. Enjoy Broadway’s most memorable music and dance with performances from great musicals such as “The King And I,” “Cabaret,” “Victor, Victoria,” “Annie Get Your Gun,” and dozens more all-time favorites. Tickets cost $20. Also held at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22 and 2:30 p.m. Oct. 23. Call 676-3375.


The Prince of Peace Council of Catholic Women’s 35th Annual Arts & Craft Show

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Prince of Peace Social Hall, 600 S. Nova Road. Also held from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 23. Admission is free. Over 40 booths exhibiting original works of art, creative crafts, and hobby crafts.

Holiday Sale

9 a.m. to 2 p..m. at St. Vincent de Paul’s Society Hand Me Ups Thrift Store, 1100 Ocean Shore Blvd.

Tomokafest 2016

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Tomoka State Park. See living history, exhibitors, live critters, guided hikes and Halloween kids activities.

Florida Humanities Speaker Series: How Florida Contracted Manatee Insanity

10 a.m. at the Historic Anderson-Price Memorial Building, 42 N. Beach St. Presented by the Ormond Beach Historical Society. Free. Call 677-7005.

ECHO Rangers: Afternoons in Ormond

1:45 to 3 p.m. at the Anderson-Price Memorial Building, 42 N. Beach St. Cost is $20 per child per season. Entry fees to all sites for the ECHO Ranger candidate and one adult are included in the $20 fee. The program is coordinated by Volusia County and the staff of DeBary Hall. Call 677-7005.


Canvas & Cocktails: Black Cat

6 to 8 p.m. at the Ormond Memorial Art Museum. All supplies and beverages are provided. Bring a snack if needed. Open to anyone over the age of 21. No experience necessary. Cost is $35 for members and $38.50 for nonmembers. Call 676-3347.

Ormond Speechmasters looking for new members

Are you uncomfortable speaking in public? Are you looking to improve your leadership skills? Do you want a promotion at work? Visit Ormond Speechmasters Toastmaster Club. Club meets 6:15 p.m. every Monday at Florida Memorial Hospital, 301 Memorial Parkway Blvd, Classroom C. Call 299- 5920 or visit

Tickets for Casements’ Holiday Tea on sale now

A Dazzling Holiday Tea

Cost is $25 per person. Reservations required. First seating at 12:30 p.m. Dec. 4. Second seating at 3 p.m. Special entertainment. Call 673-5312 for tickets.

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