Check out events going on around town in early October.
THURSDAY, OCT. 1
Breast cancers seminar
11:30 a.m. at the Florida Hospital Flagler, 60 Memorial Medical Parkway. Flag raising ceremony at main entrance and seminar in the community center. Call 866-328-6417 to RSVP.
Support for people with oral, head and neck cancer
4 p.m. at the Florida Hospital Flagler, Classroom D, 60 Memorial Medical Parkway. Call Amy or Lewis Beilman 864-7895.
Joint replacement information session
4 p.m. at the Florida Hospital Flagler, Classroom A and B, 60 Memorial Medical Parkway. Learn about hip, knee and shoulder replacement and post-surgery expectations. Call 586-2085.
Knights of Columbus
7-9 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 51 N. Old Kings Road. Food and drinks on special. Use coupon code SEEYOUSOON45. Call 445-5664.
FRIDAY, OCT. 2
Lehigh Trail Bird Walk
8 a.m. at the Lehigh trailhead on Colbert Lane and walk to Old Kings Road. The walk borders the southern boundary of Graham Swamp. The trail offers a vast variety of bird species to discover. Visit flagleraudubonsociety.com.
Day of fun and games
10:30 a.m. at the Parish Seton Hall, 4600 Belle Terre Parkway. Activities will begin at 11 a.m., lunch will be served at noon, followed by games until 4 p.m. Tickets: $15. Call Madeline Montgomery 446-8013.
SATURDAY, OCT. 3
Bulow Trail Maintenance
9 a.m. at the trail head to prepare for the Oct. 30 Candlelight Trail Walk. Bring gloves, hats, bugs spray and appropriate clothing. Water will be provided. Call 437-5338.
National Society of Decorative Painters
9 a.m. at the Flagler Women’s Club, 1524 S. Central Ave., Flagler Beach. All levels of painters welcome to attend the monthly meeting and painting workshop. Visit palmcoastdecorativepainters.com.
Annual clothing giveaway
10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Mount Calvary Baptist Church of Palm Coast, 75 Pine Lakes Parkway. All clothes free of charge. Call Annie Eversley 446-0084.
Master gardener fall festival and plant sale
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 150 Sawgrass Road, Bunnell. Seminars, free plant clinic, and a garden showcase. Call 437-7464.
MONDAY, OCT. 5
Astronomy Club of Palm Coast
6 p.m. at the Flagler County Public Library, 2500 NW Palm Coast Parkway. Space probe observation reports on Pluto, Saturn, Asteroid Ceres and Comet 67P/C-G. Call Fred Pellmann 283-0713 or email [email protected].
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 7
Bridge and Games
1-4 p.m. with the Flagler Woman’s Club at 1524 S. Central Ave., Flagler Beach. Play progressive and nonprogressive bridge. Call Nancy 439-5046 to RSVP.
6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Flagler County Public Library. For ages 4-9. Presented by Mad Science of Central Florida. Free hands-on learning about insects; funded by the Friends of the Library. Call 446-6763.
THURSDAY, OCT. 8
Ankle pain luncheon and seminar
11:30 a.m. registration, seminar starts at noon, at the Florida Hospital Flagler, 60 Memorial Medical Parkway. The seminar will feature orthopedic surgeon Dr. Corey Rosenbaum. Call 866-328-6417 to register.
“Race to Freedom: the Underground Railway”
2 p.m. at the African American Cultural Center, 4422 N. U.S. 1. Free to attend the film presentation. Call 447-7030.
FRIDAY, OCT. 9
“American Passage, the History of Ellis Island”
2 p.m. at the Flagler County Public Library. The Friends of the Library will be hosting history professor Vincent J. Cannato, of the University of Massachusetts. He will discuss his opinion on what it means to be an American. Program will be held in the Meeting Room. Books will be available for purchase. Refreshments will be served. Call 446-6763.
Florida Hospital Pink Army Gala
6:30 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn, 55 Town Center Blvd. Silent auction and music to raise awareness on breast cancer. Tickets: $50. Call 866-328-6417 to RSVP or visit JoinThePinkArmy.com.