Open Studio with Kandy Lopez, Taste of Ormond and other events to fill your calendar.
THURSDAY, FEB. 25
Ormond Beach Farmer's Market
8 a.m. to 1 pm. at City Hall. Fresh produce, baked goods, honey, flowers, thai cuisine, meat, jewelry, art and live entertainment.
FRIDAY, FEB. 26
“Steadfast” Movie Screening
7 p.m. at Tomoka Christian Church. Free. Filmed in Volusia County. Live performance before the movie. For ages 12 and up. Dinner available at for $5 at 6 p.m. Movie deals with issues such as bullying, purity, cutting and substance abuse. Visit steadfastthemovie.com.
SATURDAY, FEB. 27
ABC Safe Boating Course
9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Halifax River Yacht Club, 346 S. Beach St., Daytona Beach. This two day course, held again Mar. 5, is the standard for new or experienced boaters. Cost is $40 per person or $60 for couples. Call 453-4358.
Women’s Health Seminar
10 a.m. at Barr & Associates Physical Therapy, 1425 Hand Ave. Free, Topics include incontinence, pelvic pain and pregnancy-related back and pelvic pain and osteoporosis. Call 673-3535.
Discover Our History Lecture Series: “Florida Is a Land Remembered”
10 a.m. at the Anderson-Price Memorial Building, 42 N. Beach St. Speaker is Rick Smith, son of author Patrick Smith. Presented by the Ormond Beach Historical Society. Refreshments at 9:30 a.m. Program begins at 10 a.m. Admission is free. Call 677-7005.
Lifelong Learning: Issues in K-12 Education
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Unitarian-Universalist Congregation, 56 N. Halifax Dr. Come to hear a panel of educators discussing topics such as testing, vouchers and charter schools, common core curriculum, academic aptitude and international models. Free. Call 672-2556.
Open Creative Studio with Kandy Lopez
10 a.m. to noon at Ormond Beach Memorial Art Museum. Bring anything that you have been working on, your art supplies and your questions. Some supplies (including paints, collage papers, scissors, glue) from the museum classroom will be available for you to use. Kandy will not be teaching a specific project, but will be available in this free-form class. Open to participants 16 and older. Cost is $25 for members and $28 nonmembers. Call 676-3347.
Shining STARS Pageant and Fashion Show
1:30 p.m. at the Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center. Cost is $4.
SUNDAY, FEB. 28
Brotherhood Breakfast: Jewish Humor On Your Desktop
10 a.m. at the Temple Beth El Doris and Babe Katz Social Hall, 579 N. Nova Road. Al Kustanowitz, blogger-in-chief at Jewish Humor Center and author of nine books, will be your guide to laughter and smiles. Breakfast included. Cost is $8 for members and $10 for nonmembers. RSVP by Feb. 26. Call 675-6615.
“Buddy, Roy and Elvis”
2:30 p.m. at the Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center. Cost is $30 for reserved seats and $35 at the door. Call 676-3375.
Bel Canto Singers of Daytona Beach
3:30 p.m. at Ormond Beach Presbyterian Church, 105 Amsden Drive. A $10 per person cash donation requested. Visit belcantodaytona.org.
Taste of Ormond
4 p.m. at Rockefeller Gardens. Dishes from more than a dozen of Ormond Beach's restaurants. Wines and craft beer. Cost is $55. Call 492-2938.
MONDAY, FEB. 29
6 to 8 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 336 S. Halifax Ave. A 13-week seminar and support group for people who are grieving the death of someone close to them. Cost is $15. Held every Monday in Room 19/20. Babysitting will be provided. Call 677-3581, Ext: 311 or e-mail [email protected].
“We Are The Dream”
7 p.m. at the Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center. Cost is $7.
TUESDAY, MAR. 1
6:15 p.m. at Villari’s Martial Arts, 1930 W. Granada Blvd. Free. With local law enforcement.
7 p.m. at Florida Hospital Oceanside, 264 S. Atlantic Ave. Every Tuesday. This free support group is open to anyone with the desire to quit smoking or stay smoke free. Reservations are not required.
WEDNESDAY, MAR. 2
Ormond Beach Garden Club
9:30 a.m. at The Casements, 25 Riverside Drive. The program “Good, Bad and Ugly – Pests and Plant Diseases” will be given by Vivian Bowden. A luncheon will be at Stavro’s Pizza in Ormond Beach. Call 673-2940 or [email protected].
4 p.m. at Riverview United Methodist Church, 2253 John Anderson Drive. A small supper of soup and bread. Harris Hall. Also held Mar. 9 and 16. Call 441-1622.