Things to do in Flagler County.
Thursday, Aug. 1
When: 8-9 a.m.
Where: Palm Coast City Hall Chambers, 160 Lake Ave.
Details: The city of Palm Coast, the Palm Coast Business Assistance Center, Volusia/Flagler SCORE and CareerSource Flagler/Volusia will hold a one-stop-shop session for the public to learn about opportunities designed to help those in business succeed. The “Leveraging Local Resources to Grow Your Business” expo topics will include mentoring, consulting, financial planning, loan assistance and more. RSVP at bit.ly/growlocalbiz.
Democratic Club meeting
When: 6:30 p.m.
Where: African American Cultural Society, 4422 N. U.S. Highway 1
Details: The Palm Coast Democratic Club will host its monthly meeting. Business includes the bylaws and an expansion of the Board of Directors. All PCDC members are asked to attend this important meeting; a quorum is required. Check-in and social starts at
6:30 p.m., with the meeting at 7 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 2
Summer Art Exhibition and Show
When: 5-7 p.m.
Where: Palm Coast Community Center, 305 Palm Coast Parkway NE
Details: Enjoy an art-filled evening featuring multi-generational art created by those who have attended the city’s A.R.T. programs from toddlers all the way through seniors. Registration not required. Call 986-2323 or visit www.parksandrec.fun/events.
Saturday, Aug. 3
When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Palm Coast Aquatics Center, 339 Parkview Drive
Details: All levels welcome to participate in this double-elimination competition on the water. First, second, and third places will receive a medal and prizes for both male and female categories. For ages 18 and up. Pre-registration required at www.parksandrec.fun/aquatics. Call 986-4741.
When: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Flagler Palm Coast High School, in the E.W. Anderson Athletic Center
Details: Find out your bus stop information, apply for free and reduced lunch, get help with Skyward Access, get free student haircuts and learn about community resources and after-school programs.
When: 7 p.m. to midnight
Where: Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8696, 47 Old Kings Road N.
Cost: donation of $55/person
Details: The United Caribbean Association of Palm Coast invited the public to the 57th anniversary of Jamaica independence at a dinner/dance. Formal attire requested. There will be a cash bar. Contact Tanya Chong at 986-9723, Egbert Farquharson at 447-8880, Sharon Cummings at 517-3542 or David Jones at 917-319-1646.
Sunday, Aug. 4
AVA Happy Wanderers Sunday 5K
When: 8-10 a.m.
Where: Starting from Big Al’s Bait Shop, 323 N. 2nd Street, Flagler Beach
Details: All Happy Wanderers events are open to the public. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. The walks are guided but anyone may take directions and walk at their own pace. Visit www.happywanderersfl.org or call 256-2160 or 214-3890.
Wednesday, Aug. 7
Republican Club Trivia Night
When: 6 p.m.
Where: Farley's Irish Pub, 101 Palm Harbor Parkway.
Cost: Free admission
Details: Flagler County Republican Club will host "Are You Smarter Than" Political and Constitutional Trivia Night. No charge; open to the public. Cash bar.