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Calendar: Celebrate Juneteenth at African American Cultural Society

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Things to do in Flagler County.
by: Paige Wilson Community Editor

Saturday, June 15

Flag Day observance

When: 11 a.m.

Where: Palm Coast Elks Lodge #2709, 53 Old Kings Road N.

Cost: Free

Details: The Elks Lodge will hold its annual Flag Day Observance ceremony, with a light lunch to follow. If anyone has an American flag with historic significance or a personal story of interest behind it, please bring it to the lodge by 10 a.m. on June 14, with a typed explanation. We will display them for everyone to see.

 

Spring dance recital

When: 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Where: Flagler Auditorium, 5500 State Road 100

Cost: Adults $17; Youth (ages 12 and under) $13

Details: Join Flagler School of Dance as performers dance through time, from the beginning of time with a "Creation" production to the end of time with a futuristic "out of this world" piece. Visit https://flaglerauditorium.org.

 

Juneteenth observance

When: 4-8 p.m.

Where: African American Cultural Society, 4422 U.S. 1 N.

Cost: Free

Details: The African American Cultural Society announces its annual Juneteenth observance, sponsored in part by the city of Palm Coast. Juneteenth is the only nationwide holiday celebrating the end of slavery in the U.S. This year’s theme is “Information Failure = Economic Impact.” The doors will open at 4 p.m. as an outdoor festival, including entertainment, a bounce house, games for children, vendors and booths with resource providers. The indoor program begins at 5 p.m. with vocalist Erica Eubanks, the C-Squad Steppers, poetry by Imani Kinshasa, the Palm Terrace Band of Daytona Beach and a Juneteenth Skit featuring Giovanni Sylvain and Demetrus Headly.

 

Tuesday, June 18

Food Truck Tuesday

When: 5-8 p.m.

Where: Central Park in Town Center, 975 Central Ave.

Cost: Price of food

Details: A portion of the proceeds from the event benefits the Flagler County Education Foundation, which provides direct support to Flagler County Public Schools.

There will be a variety of food trucks, canteens and catering trucks that offer appetizers, main dishes, side dishes and desserts. Call Parks & Recreation at 986-2323. Visit https://www.palmcoastgov.com/foodtruck.

 

Thursday, June 20

Inspired Mic night

When: 6 p.m.

Where: Hidden Treasure Raw Bar and Grill, 820 Moody Lane, Flagler Beach

Cost: $12.50 online; $15 at the door

Details: Each month, 14 individuals present seven minutes of their creative performance, ranging from poetry to stand-up comedy and everything in between. The first performer opens at 6:30 p.m. The ticket includes one drink and entry into a drawing with a prize of $25 cash or a $50 gift certificate to Hidden Treasure restaurant. Visit https://www.theinspiredmicus.com.

 

Saturday, June 22

HUD Family Day

When: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: George Washington Carver Community Center, 502 E. Drain St., Bunnell

Cost: Free

Details: The Flagler County Housing Authority invited the public to its annual Family Day, where there will be kids’ activities, family resources, prizes and more. Call 586-3681.

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