Thursday, May 14, 2009

Around Town~Weekend Events

Some interesting things to do this weekend....

The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 285 of Edgewater is hosting a Luau dinner on May 15 from 5:30 p.m. to 7p.m. at the American Legion Post 285 in Edgewater. The address is 2102 S. Ridgewood Ave. They are asking for a donation if $70.00. There will be entertainment from 7 p.m. to 11p.m.

Volusia Peace Center invites all individuals committed to peace throughout the world to walk in solidarity in the fourth “Walk for Peace” in New Smyrna Beach on Saturday, May 16. Starting at 8:30 a.m., this 3.2 mile walk will start and end at The United Church of Christ at 203 Washington St, walking across the North Causeway and turning around at Coronado Community Methodist Church. All proceeds will directly benefit Volusia PeaceCenter to further its mission and projects for peace. Go to VolusiaPeaceCenter for pre-registration/sponsor information and photos of past walks. You may register on the morning of the event as well. Call (386) 846-3932 for more information.

Head over to the Edgewater Public Library on Saturday for a Health Fair. In honor of Women’s Health Month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 16. Certified diabetes educators will provide diabetes screening and counseling, and the Edgewater Fire Department will perform blood pressure measurements.Staff from the Volusia County Health Department will provide information about women’s health services, breast and cervical cancer, and current health issues. Wellness consultant Dr. Maryann Thorhallsson, will discuss yoga, nutrition and stress reduction. The Edgewater Public Library is located at 103 Indian River Blvd.

The Farmer's Market is held on Canal Street from 730am-1230pm. There are some great vendors there every week. Check it out.

Tonight we find out if Danny wins on Hell's Kitchen. Tonight on Fox!