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Candlelight remembrance service planned in South Daytona
Cardwell, Baggett and Summers Community Outreach will host its annual Light of Hope Community Candlelight Remembrance on Dec. 21 at 6 p.m. at Cardwell, Baggett and Summers Funeral Home.

The event is free and open to the public. Cardwell, Baggett and Summers Community Outreach is a program of Cardwell, Baggett and Summers Funeral Home, located at 301 Big Tree Road, South Daytona.

The remembrance is designed to promote comfort, hope and healing as well as an opportunity for the South Daytona community to come together to honor the memory of their departed loved ones.

The event will include music by local musician and firefighter Adam Sarwi; a message by the Rev. Wylie Lowe; a candle-lighting ceremony and a dessert and appetizer reception. Each guest will receive a special gift to honor the memory of their loved one.

For more information, call the Community Outreach Coordinator Leslie Fisk at 386-767-0120.

No Votran service on Christmas, New Year’s Day
Votran will not operate bus service Christmas and New Year’s days.

The night bus service will end two hours early Christmas Eve, at approximately 10 p.m.

Votran night service will operate on New Year’s Eve, according to the published hours in the regular night schedule.

Riders may learn more by visiting votran.org.

Islamic Center to host day camp
The Islamic Center of Daytona Beach is holding its annual day camp during the holiday break. The Islamic Center is located at 347 South Keech St.

The event runs from Dec. 20 until Jan. 3 Mondays through Fridays from 7:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m.

The camp is for children ages 4 to 15 years old.

Those who participate will be provided with free meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

For additional information, call 386-589-3347 or 386-252-3501.

Lecture to focus on Black jockeys
Historian Michael Brown will be the guest speaker of the Know Thyself Lecture at 1 p.m. Dec. 17 at the African American Museum of the Arts, 325 S. Clara Ave., DeLand.

The topic is “Black Jockeys in the Kentucky Derby.’’ The event is free and open to the public.

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