Take a look at what's happening in Flagler County in the coming weeks.
Friday, March 2
When: 6-8 p.m.
Where: Ocean Art Gallery, 206 Moody Blvd., Flagler Beach
Details: Ocean Art Gallery will reveal St. Augustine artist Dara Dodson’s most recent acrylic paintings. The exhibit will run through March 31. First Friday’s “Music in the Park” will be across the street from the exhibit, continuing the entertainment.
Sunday, March 4
‘Veterans on Point’ radio show
When: 9:30-10 a.m.
Where: On-air on 1550 AM and 106.3 FM and live stream at WNZF.com
Details: Flagler County Veterans Services Officer David Lydon will host a WNZF radio talk show called “Veterans on Point.” The radio show is designed to give local veterans a voice – and a listen – to many issues and challenges that veterans and their families face, including information about the Veterans Administration and special events.
Sheltering Tree Fundraiser
When: Doors open at 5 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m.
Where: Elks Lodge #2709, 53 Old Kings Road N.
Cost: Tickets are $35 each
Details: The second-annual “Have a Heart for the Homeless” dinner and dance will raise money for the shelter assisting new, near or chronically homeless. Call 437-3258 ex. 105 or email [email protected] for tickets. Tickets are also available at Aimee’s Hallmark Shop at Palm Harbor Shopping Village in Palm Coast.
Monday, March 5
World Tennis Day
When: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Where: Palm Coast Tennis Center, 1290 Belle Terre Parkway
Details: The whole family is invited to join the city for this annual tennis festival. Register at palmcoastgov.com/register. Call 986-2323.
American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Class
When: Friday 4-8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Frieda Zamba Swimming Pool, 339 Parkview Drive
Cost: $300 includes books, CPR mask and certification fee
Details: The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguarding course is to provide entry-level lifeguard participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies. Register at palmcoastgov.com/register. Call 986-2323.
Spring Break Camps
When: Parks and Recreation camp is 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Tennis camp is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Frieda Zamba Pool classroom; Palm Coast Tennis Center
Cost: $75/week for Parks and Recreation camp; $150/week for tennis camp
Details: The city of Palm Coast is planning two spring break camps. The Parks and Recreation Spring Break Camp will be based at Frieda Zamba Pool classroom and the Youth Tennis Camp held at Palm Coast Tennis Center. Registration is open until the camps are full. The Parks and Recreation camp is for kindergarten to sixth grade. Tennis camp is for kids age 6 to 14. Visit palmcoastgov.com/camps
Wednesday, March 14
Former POW to speak
When: two separate sessions at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.
Where: VFW Post 8696, 47 Old Kings Road N.
Details: Flagler American Legion Post 115 is sponsoring a visit and speech by Ret. USAF Capt. Bill Robinson, who was the longest held enlisted POW ever in Vietnam for seven and a half years. He’s the author of “The Longest Rescue.” Tickets are available at the Veterans Services Office, located on the first floor of the Government Services Building, 1769 E. Moody Boulevard, Bunnell. Free tickets are also available through the following local veterans organizations: Veterans of Foreign Wars, The American Legion, Disabled American Veterans AMVETS, Military Officers Association of America and the Marine Corps League. Call 446-8696.