Community Calendar for June 14 – June 20, 2012

Leaders to meet about SunRail
The Volusia County Council will meet with the DeLand City Commission to discuss phase two of the SunRail project, which extends commuter rail service to the DeLand Amtrak station. The meeting will be at 9 a.m. June 15 in the second-floor training room of the Historic Courthouse, 125 W. New York Ave., DeLand. The public is invited to attend the workshop and public participation will be permitted. More information: 386-736-5920.

Car seat checkup
Safe Kids Volusia/Flagler will be holding a car seat checkup event on June 20 from 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. at the Halifax Health Medical Center, Atlantic Campus, 400 N. Clyde Morris Blvd. New car seats may be purchased at the event at a discounted cost. Purchased seats must be installed during the event. Free backless booster seats and high back boosters will also be available. They must be installed during the event. More information, please call 386-323-0000.

Dance workshop
The Angels of Praise Creative Arts will host a seven-week program of “Christian Basics of Expression Dance” along with other workshops. The summer session will run through July 27. More information: 386-898-3366 or e-mail

Food addiction meetings
Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) can help those who suffer from food obsession, overeating, undereating and bulimia. FA is based on the 12 steps of Alcoholics Anonymous.  There are no dues, fees or weigh-ins at meetings. There is a meeting every Saturday, 10 a.m. -11:30 a.m. at United Presbyterian Church, 730 Beville Road. More information: 386-258-0610 or

Gospel music meeting
The Volusia/Flagler Chapter of Gospel Music Workshop of America will meet June 16 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The meetings are held the first and third Saturday of each month at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 633 Roy St.

Student portfolios on display
The Daytona State College Southeast Museum of Photography announces the inaugural UCF Thesis exhibition featuring portfolios of recent work by graduating seniors in the University of Central Florida Photography program. Free admission. Daytona Beach Campus, Hosseini Center, 1200 W. International Speedway Blvd. More information: 386-506-4475.


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