What to do this week in Ormond Beach.
Saturday, Aug. 18
Benefit for homeless animals
When: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: LPGA International Golf Club, 1000 Champions Drive
Details: Help raise money for the Halifax Humane Society by participating in Neighbors Helping Neighbors' golf benefit for homeless animals. Neighbors Helping Neighbors is a local group of business professionals. Shotgun starts at 8 a.m. Visit halifaxhumanesociety.org/events/index to register.
Urban watercolor sketching class
When: 9 a.m. to noon
Where: Ormond Memorial Art Museum, 78 E. Granada Blvd.
Details: Take this class with instructor Stacey Fletcher to learn the technique of urban sketching, where students will learn how to create a cohesive image using lines and then watercolors to enhance it. Fletcher is an assistant professor of studio arts at Daytona State College. All supplies are provide. Class is open to everyone 16 and up. Costs $70 for members and $76 for non-members. Register at ormondartmuseum.org or by calling 676-3347.
Sunday, Aug. 19
Discussion on clergy endorsing political candidates
When: 2:30-4 p.m.
Where: Congregation B'nai Torah, 403 North Nova Road
Details: Listen as Rabbi Merrill Shapiro, immediate past president of the National Board of Trustees of Americans United for Separation of Church and State, leads a discussion on preventing or permitting clergy and houses of worship endorsements of partisan political candidates. This is part of an adult education event at the congregation and is free and open to the public. Call 672-1174.
Tuesday, Aug. 21
Overnight oats workshop
When: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Where: Florida Health Care Plans Wellness and Education Center, 471 S. Nova Road
Details: Registered Dietitian Mary Beth Curtis will lead a free workshop to discuss the nutritional benefits of oats. Participants will be able to create their own batch of overnight oats to bring home in a mason jar. Oats, fruits and nuts will be provided. Open to the public.
Welcome reception for new fire chief
When: 6-7 p.m.
Where: Ormond Beach City Hall Atrium, 22 South Beach St.
Details: The city of Ormond Beach is inviting the public to help staff welcome new Fire Chief Richard Sievers. He has almost 40 years of experience in the field. He officially began working for the city on Aug. 13.
Wednesday, Aug. 22
When: 6 p.m.
Where: Providence Church, 1151 W. Granada Blvd.
Details: Join Providence Church's awana club, a free program open to children 3 years old up to fifth grade. It is a scripture-based program that promotes Bible literacy and offers an approach for early evangelism and discipleship through songs and games. The club will meet until May of next year. To register, visit theprovidencechurch.org or contact Angie Monahan at 310-4997 or at [email protected]