What are you doing this week?
THURSDAY, SEPT. 1
Free Paternity Workshop
3:30 to 5 p.m. in Conference Room 103 in City Hall, 22 S. Beach St. Held by Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida, the workshop topic is paternity rights of unmarried parents. If attendees wish to meet one-on-one with a pro bono attorney regarding their specific situation, they will need to indicate so on the sign-in sheet upon their arrival, and they will be contacted at a later date, by phone, to have an intake completed to establish eligibility for services.
Active Shooter Seminar
6 to 8 p.m. at Triple Arc Training Group, 226 N. Nova Road, No. 102. This classroom style seminar will provide valuable and critical information to attendees regarding the necessary precautions and response options for both armed and unarmed citizens in multiple scenario settings. Hear the facts from an actual law enforcement active shooter response instructor. Classroom materials and light refreshments provided. Hosted by The Well Armed Woman Volusia County Ladies' Shooting Chapter. Sign up at triplearctraining.com/register-for-classes/.
September Young Professionals Group of Ormond Networking Social
6 to 8 p.m. at First Green Bank and the Ormond Beach Observer offices, 175 W. Granada Blvd. Cost is $5 for YPGO members and $10 for future members. Network while raising money for the Childhood Cancer Foundation. Bring business cards!
FRIDAY, SEPT. 2
5 to 7 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Church, 38 S. Halifax Drive. Deep-fried fish, hush puppies and coleslaw, along with refreshments and dessert. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for kids 12 and under. Attendees can bring their own beverages. Sponsored by the Friends of St. James. Call 246-0075.
Casements Camera Club 36th-Annual Show
5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at The Casements. Reception for members and anyone who would like to take a look at this year’s entries and winners.
Free Family Art Night
6 p.m. at the Ormond Memorial Art Museum. Linda King will lead a 3D paper castle project. Drop in between 6 and 7:30 p.m.
Movies on the Halifax
8 p.m. at Rockefeller Gardens. The city’s Leisure Services Department and The Casements Guild will present “Pan.” Bring a lawn chair or a blanket. Refreshments for purchase will be available. The movie is rated PG.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 3
7 a.m. to 9 a.m. in The Trails, 348 N. Nova Road. A 3.1 mile run for the whole family. Sign up at DaytonaBeachTrackClub.org.
10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Ormond Beach Regional Library, 30 S. Beach St. Speakers will include Scott Weidman, owner of Savannah Court Financial Advisors; Michael Pyle, an attorney with the Pyle & Dellinger law firm; Rich Cooper, president of Mitchell Noel Insurance Agency; Shawn Brown, owner of Shawn Brown Insurance; and Don Young of the Raposa Perry Young accounting firm. They will address budgeting for retirement, end-of-year tax planning strategies, Medicare options, personal insurance and estate planning basics. Question-and-answer sessions will follow each presentation. Reservations not required. Free.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 4
8 a.m. to noon in the Social Hall at St. Brendan Catholic Church, 1000 Ocean Shore Blvd. Cost is $5 for adults and kids under 12 eat free. Sponsored by the Father Eamonn Gill Council 13018 Knights of Columbus.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 8
Halifax Genealogical Society: "Proving Generational Relationships Prior to the 1880 Census"
1:30 p.m. at the Ormond Beach Library Auditorium, 30 S. Beach St. Presented by Clyde and Kathy Stickney. Educational session to follow main program: "Patterns of Inheritance of the ‘X’ and ‘Y’ Chromosomes and Mitochondrial DNA.” Visitors Welcome. Call 672-3806.