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Ormond Beach Observer Monday, Jul. 18, 2016 3 years ago

Summer Sounds, flea market, guided meditation and other things you can't miss this weekend

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


Operation S.A.F.E. Workshop

10 to 11:30 a.m. at the City Commission Chambers at City Hall, 22 S. Beach St. The Florida Department of Financial Services is part of Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater’s “On Guard for Seniors” initiative. Workshops are open to seniors, their family members, and caregivers and will teach how to “Be Scam Smart.” The workshop will provide information on spotting fraudulent behavior, common scams targeting seniors and fighting identity theft. Visit or call 1-877-MY-FL-CFO (693-5236).


Don Kennedy Special Places Florida to Maine and Beyond
5 to 8 p.m. at AnneMarie Fine Arts and Gifts, 234 S. Volusia Ave., Orange City. Exhibt by an Ormond Beach artist will include paintings featuring landscapes and seascapes along the Eastern Seaboard, from Florida to Maine and other areas east of the Mississippi River. Refreshments will be served. 

Summer Sounds Concert Series: Stealing Vanity

6 p.m. at Rockefeller Gardens. Free. Grab a lawn chair or blanket and come out and enjoy the great music and breeze from the Halifax River. Call 676-3241.

Open Gym

6 to 8 p.m. at the Ormond Beach Gymnastics Center, 432 N. Nova Road. Anyone between the ages of 8-21. Light spotting. Coaches will be on the floor at all times. A waiver to participate must be signed by each person and anyone under 18 years of age must have the waiver signed by a parent. Cost $5 per participant. Register at the Leisure Services Registration Office, 399 N. U.S. 1 or online. Registrations will also be accepted at the door. Call 676-3250.


Bargains and Treasures Flea Market

8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at  Fraternal Order of Eagles 3800 Eagles Auxiliary, 190 S. Nova Road. Bake Sale, breakfast and lunch available. Call 673-3836.

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Event

3 to 5 p.m. at the Ormond Beach Public Library, 30 S. Beach St. Ormond Strong and Heather Post are co-sponsoring this event to bring awareness to what our military and first responders go through and provide individuals, agencies and family members with resource information. Call 566-3685.


Ormond Walk for ONE Orlando

7 to 8 p.m. at Fortunato Park. 1 John Anderson Drive. Walk the Granada Bridge in support, tribute and unity with ONE Orlando, the city's official fund to help the victims, the survivors and the families of the Pulse Nightclub tragedy. Free to participate with donations welcome.


Imaginarium Summer Camp

9 a.m. at the Ormond Memorial Art Museum. Your imagination shines in this weeklong kids summer camp. Design the city of your dreams; create a collaborative sculpture with your fellow campers; explore storytelling with words, pictures and movement and much more! Bring your brilliant ideas and we’ll turn them into reality. Ages 6-12. Please bring a snack each day. Cost is $112.50 for members and $125 for nonmembers. Call 676-3244 or visit to register.

Coffee Garden

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Ormond Memorial Art Museum. Come enjoy a delicious cup of Ormond Beach roasted Steel Oak Coffee and stroll through the enchanting museum gardens. Typically open every Monday. There is a $2 suggested donation per cup.


Eating Right with Parkinson’s Disease

2 to 3 p.m. at the Daytona Beach Regional Library at City Island, 105 E. Magnolia Ave., Daytona Beach. The Parkinson Association of Greater Daytona Beach will host Stacey Scabis, RD, CSSD, and a registered dietitian with Halifax Health. Reservations are required. Call 676-6375 by no later than noon July 25.


The Art of Healing: Dream Rocks & Guided Meditation

3 to 4:30 p.m. at the Ormond Memorial Art Museum. Learn to capture your dreams on colorful rocks to serve as tiny tokens and reminders of hopeful intention. After freeing your creativity with this fun project, participate in a 30-minute guided meditation in the gorgeous museum galleries. No experience needed and all art supplies are provided. Please bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket for the meditation. Art project led by Kristin Heron Art & Design and meditation led by Alexandrea Tocco of Spiritual Syndication. Reservations are required in advance. Call 676-3347.

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