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African children’s choir to perform in Ormond Beach

African children’s choir to perform in Ormond Beach

The internationally acclaimed Watoto Children’s Choir from Africa will perform at 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27, at Tomoka Christian Church in Ormond Beach. The performance is free and open to all. “Oh, What Love” features vibrant, original music, dance routines, stories of transformation and audiovisual effects. The show fuses lively contemporary gospel with traditional […]

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Daytona library plans genealogy series Six free genealogical classes will be presented next month at the Daytona Beach Regional Library at City Island, 105 E. Magnolia Ave., Daytona Beach. Genealogy librarian Kim Dolce will lead the classes, which will explore the free databases available to Volusia County Public Library card holders. The classes will take […]

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BRIEFS

Sorority seeks candidates for Men of Tomorrow program The Gamma Mu Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is looking for candidates for its biennial Men of Tomorrow program that celebrates the African-American male by introducing 11th and 12th grade young men to various cultural, educational and social experiences. The sorority will conduct an orientation […]

F.R.E.S.H. festival will include books, films

F.R.E.S.H. festival will include books, films

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Brenda Jackson, the first African-American author to make both the New York Times and USA Today bestseller lists, will be one of the featured authors at this month’s F.R.E.S.H. Book Festival in Daytona Beach. The festival takes place Jan. 12-14 and will include presentations by Jackson and other authors as […]

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Clergy to speak about King’s speeches A Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration is scheduled at 4 p.m. Jan. 15 at Master’s Domain Church of God in Christ, 511 Fremont Ave., Daytona Beach. The following clergy leaders will be speaking on one of King’s speeches. The leaders’ choirs also will perform. Lineup of speakers “Remaining […]

Holiday celebrations for everyone

Holiday celebrations for everyone

Area residents celebrate Chanukah and Kwanzaa Chanukah (Hanukkah) is an eight-day Jewish festival also known as the Festival of Lights. Jews observe the festival by lighting one candle on a nine-branched menorah each day. The holiday begins on the 25th day of Kislev – the ninth month of the ecclesiastical year on the Hebrew calendar […]

From the Bandshell to church: Free activities on New Year’s Eve

From the Bandshell to church: Free activities on New Year’s Eve

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES There are plenty of options for those looking for free New Year’s Eve activities. At the Bandshell The City of Daytona Beach is sponsoring a free concert and painting event on New Year’s Eve at the Bandshell. John Carroll and Cowboys band will present a “Rock with Kid Rock’’ concert. […]

Jan. 7 is sign-up day at Daytona State College

Jan. 7 is sign-up day at Daytona State College

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES With the spring semester around the corner, it’s time for students returning and new to college to lock in their schedule. Daytona State College offers an easy-access, no-cost session next month to make registration a simple one-stop process. Enrollment Day on Saturday, Jan. 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. […]

Principal to speak at MLK service

Principal to speak at MLK service

A Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday service will take place at 11 a.m. Jan. 16 at United Methodist Church, Palm Coast. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Earl Johnson, principal of Matanzas High School, Palm Coast.

Giving away food, toys and Christmas cheer

Giving away food, toys and Christmas cheer

Daytona businesses and organizations are offering free meals and support during the holidays BY ANDREA BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES With Christmas quickly approaching, many people still may need help to make through the holiday. Local businesses and organizations are stepping in and giving back to help spread holiday cheer. There are free holiday dinners available as […]

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