What to do this week in Ormond Beach.
Thursday, Aug. 9
Halifax Humane Society's 20th anniversary
When: 4-5:30 p.m.
Where: Halifax Humane Society Thrift Store, 333 W. Granada Blvd.
Details: Celebrate the Halifax's Humane Society's 20th anniversary by coming into its thrift store for giveaways, raffles and new merchandise. Schamncy Pops will be in attendance. Well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome. Call 322-7717.
Second-annual Hearts and Arts event
When: 5-8 p.m.
Where: Temple Beth-El, 579 N. Nova Road
Details: This event features a show and sale of work by local female artists, presented by the Volusia County Women's Network. Proceeds will go to Family Renew Community to benefit homeless families with children. Admission costs $10 in advance or $15 at the door and includes hors d'oeuvres, wine and champagne. Purchase tickets at familyrenew.org or contact Lori Gilhooley at 257-9950 or at [email protected]
When: 6-9 p.m.
Where: One Daytona, 1 Daytona Blvd.
Details: This band will play pop, rock, reggae and jazz during their live performance at Victory Circle, the center stage of One Daytona. Free event. Visit ONEDAYTONA.com
Saturday, Aug. 11
Florida's Natural Element Nature Walk
When: 8 a.m.
Where: Environmental Discover Center, 601 Division Ave.
Details: Space is limited. Call 615-7081 to reserve your spot.
So Long Summer Sip, Savor and Stroll
When: 1:30-4:30 p.m.
Where: Anderson-Price Memorial Building, 42 N. Beach St.
Details: Start at the historic building and enjoy an appetizer and drink at the following locations: 31 Supper Club, Grind Gastropub, Hull's Seafood and Rose Villa Southern Table and Bar. If you get your card punched at all restaurants, enjoy 15% off dinner at any of them. There will be live music as well as a car show. Tickets cost $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Buy tickets at bit.ly/SipSavorSummer or call 677-7005, or 492-2938. The event is sponsored by Ormond MainStreet and the Ormond Beach Historical Society.
Monday, Aug. 13
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Piggotte Community Center, 504 Big Tree Road, South Daytona
Details: This month's Florida Native Plant Society Pawpaw Chapter's meeting features a Florida native plant, the Coontie, as well s other cycads, which Tom Broom will teach about. The summer plant swap sign up will also open at the meeting. Contact Sande Habali at 235-0524.
Tuesday, Aug. 14
AARP Ormond-by-the-Sea meeting
When: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Where: Ormond Beach Presbyterian Church, 105 Amsden Road
Details: Join Chapter 1057 as Carla Christianson of the Volusia County League of Women Voters addresses Florida's 13 amendments on the upcoming November ballot, as well as absentee and early voting. Light lunch for $3. Meeting open to the public. Visit aarp1057.org