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Community Calendar for August 9 – August 15, 2012

Community Calendar for August 9 – August 15, 2012

Sorority to hold fundraising event The Daytona Beach Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. is holding an annual “White Linen Affair” fundraising event to be held at the LPGA Banquet room, 1000 Champions Drive. The event is Aug.18, beginning with a cocktail hour followed by dinner at 7:30 p.m. and ending at 11 […]

Meeting to focus on land-use change near DeLand SunRail station

Meeting to focus on land-use change near DeLand SunRail station

Volusia County staff members will conduct a public workshop to provide an overview of the proposed large-scale comprehensive plan amendment (CPA 12-1-1) to change the future land use designations from urban low intensity and industrial designations to the activity center designation for the area next to the DeLand area SunRail commuter rail station. The workshop […]

Community Calendar for August 2 – August 8, 2012

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 Susan.Hiltz@cbcvf.org. Music workshop meets at New […]

Community Calendar for July 26 – August 1,  2012

Community Calendar for July 26 – August 1, 2012

Ice cream event to help 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: […]

Volusia County launches Art in Public Places website

Volusia County launches Art in Public Places website

Volusia County has launched a new website that showcases more than 200 pieces of art purchased through the Art in Public Places program in the last 22 years. The art, which ranges from monumental murals and bronze sculptures to classical oil paintings, is on display in 16 public buildings and outdoor areas. It can now […]

4 Blues acts to perform Sept. 2 on the beach

4 Blues acts to perform Sept. 2 on the beach

A free Blues on the Beach event is scheduled Sept. 2 in Daytona Beach. Daytona Blues Festival founder Dominic Benecasa is calling the one-day show “a kind of mini-Blues Festival, an opportunity for local music fans to be treated to four outstanding blues acts just a month before the big show comes to town. Four […]

United Way launches ReadingPals program

United Way launches ReadingPals program

Through the Barnett Early Literacy Grant, The Children’s Movement of Florida and 10 United Way sites throughout the state are in the process of launching a three-year initiative focused on engaging, training, and deploying volunteer “ReadingPals” in 10 Florida regions to increase the number of students who are reading at grade level by the end […]

Port Orange to host budget workshop Saturday

Port Orange to host budget workshop Saturday

The Port Orange City Council will hold a budget workshop on Saturday, July 28, to finalize the city’s fiscal year 2012-2013 budget.  The community is invited to attend this workshop that begins at 8:30 a.m. and is scheduled at the Lakeside Community Center, 1999 City Center Circle. At this workshop, the city council will review […]

Community Calendar for July 19 – July 25,  2012

Community Calendar for July 19 – July 25, 2012

Church to host Holy Convocation Butts Miracle Temple Church of God in Christ will be holding its annual Holy Convocation daily through July 20. The free event will be held each morning at 10 a.m. and nightly at 7 p.m. Bishop Larry Trotter will be the guest speaker on Friday Night. The convocation will be […]

Community Calendar for July 12 – July 18, 2012

Community Calendar for July 12 – July 18, 2012

Signup begins for Citizens Academy Applications are being accepted for Volusia County’s Citizens Academy, a hands-on awareness program designed to educate citizens about county government operations. Classes will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 21 through Oct. 30. The final class is scheduled Nov. 12. There is no charge for the program, […]