Community Calendar for August 2 – August 8, 2012

Mentor training scheduled Sept. 18
Community Partnership for Children is recruiting mentors for teenage children in foster care. The next orientation will be held Sept. 18 from 5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at the Community Partnership for Children, 160 North Beach St. To register or for more information: Susan Hiltz, 386-547-2293 or

Music workshop meets at New Hope
The Volusia/Flagler Chapter of Gospel Music Workshop of America will meet Aug. 4 and Aug. 18 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The meetings are held the first and third Saturdays of each month at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 633 Roy Ave.

Aug. 11 event helps sick kids
Daytona Lagoon will be serving ice cream and toppings for donations on Aug. 11 from noon to two during an “Ice Cream Breakfast,” annual campaign raising funds and awareness for Give Kids the World. The cost of the event is $2 and $5 donations for a scoop. Location: 601 Earl St. More information: Contact Trish Mucciolo at

Free workshop on Alzheimer’s
Learn 10 strategies that may surprise you and five strategies that may protect your children and grandchildren at a free informational workshop on Alzheimer’s disease with guest speaker Dr. Diane B. Tellier, The event will be held Aug. 21 at 5:30 p.m. at the Port Orange Regional Library auditorium, 1005 City Center Circle. More information and to RSVP: 386-267-1204.

Tutoring help available
Partnering with St. James Academy, Elect Ladies Mentoring is offering tutoring services, school supplies, study spaces and encouragement for students 17 and up seeking a high school diploma. More information: 386-258-7199 or

Elect Ladies hosting workshop
A discussion on how to overcome limitations in order to achieve the impossible will be hosted by Elect Ladies Ministry titled “From ESE to PHD,” on Aug. 4.  Registration and a continental breakfast begins at 10:30 a.m. followed by the workshop from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Halifax Medical Center, France Tower Classroom E. Cost: $5. More information: 386-258-7199.



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