Check out local events for this week.
Palm Coast and Flagler Beach Senior Games
When: Register by Sept. 1, Saturdays and Sundays from Sept. 9 to Sept. 24
Where: Events held at various locations throughout Palm Coast and Flagler County
Details: Competition in 13 sports for people ages 50 and older: archery, pickleball singles, pickleball doubles, pickleball mixed doubles, golf croquet, cycling, tennis doubles, tennis singles, tennis mixed doubles, golf, horseshoes, swimming and ballroom dancing. Register by Sept. 1 at palmcoastgov.com/register or at Frieda Zamba Pool, 339 Parkview Drive, Palm Coast. For more information, call 986-2323 or visit palmcoastgov.com/seniorgames.
Salty Family Services dinner and fundraiser
When: 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5
Where: The Shores Resort and Spa, 2637 S. Atlantic Ave., Daytona Beach Shores
Details: Salty Family Services, a division of Salty Church, will host their annual dinner and fundraiser to benefit local families on Sept. 5. The event will include live music, dinner, testimonies and guest speaker, Pastor Troy Evans from The Edge Urban Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit prlog.org/12627053-salty-family-services-to-hold-second-annual-dinner-and-fundraiser.
Sheltering Tree fundraiser at Chez Jacqueline
When: 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6 and Thursday, Sept. 7
Where: Chez Jacqueline, 25-3 Palm Harbor Village Way
Details: Chez Jacqueline, a local gift shop, will host two fashion shows to raise money for The Sheltering Tree, the only cold weather shelter for homeless in Flagler County, run by the Flagler County Family Assistance Center. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Tickets are $20 and should be purchased in advanced by calling the shelter at 437-3258 ex 1 05 or Chez Jacqueline at 447-1650. All proceeds will benefit the shelter.
Creepy Crawlies Series
When: 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Wednesdays from Sept. 6 to Sept. 20
Where: Linear Park, 31 Greenway Court
Details: Kids age 2-5, with their parents, can learn all about spiders, centipedes, worms, earwigs and other crawlies. The event is free, but guests must pre-register by Sept. 4 and 18, respectively, while space available. Register at palmcoastgov.com/register. For more information, call 986-2323.
Critic’s Choice Dinner Club
When: 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 7
Where: Thai by Thai in Island Walk Shopping Center, 124 Palm Coast Parkway
Details: The monthly club visits a different restaurant every month, chosen by the group, to enjoy a casual dinner while rating food and service. Food and transportation are the participant’s responsibility. Pre-register by 5 p.m. Sept. 5 at palmcoastgov.com/register. For more information, call 986-2323.
Basic Swim Instructor Course
When: Friday class being 4-8 p.m. and the weekend classes being 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 8-10
Where: Frieda Zamba Pool, 339 Parkview Drive
Details: Palm Coast is hosting classes for those interested to learn to teach the fundamental Learn-to-Swim courses and water safety presentations in the American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety program. Cost is $255. Register by Sept. 7 at palmcoastgov.com/register. For more information, call 986-4741.