Thursday, October 22, 2009

Weekend Events

If you cannot find something to do in New Smyrna Beach this weekend you need to move!

The Art Walk on Flagler is Saturday and features a Halloween Theme. Come on out Saturday from 10am-5pm.

Farmer's Market on Canal Street from 730am-1230pm.

Coronado Beach Elementary Fall Festival is Saturday from 9am-12pm.

The New Smyrna Beach Lions Club will have its annual autumn indoor-outdoor rummage sale on Friday, Oct. 23 and Saturday Oct. 24, beginning at 8 a.m., at the Lions clubhouse at 2340 Sunset Drive.

Samsula Woman’s Club Festival and Craft Fair will be held Oct. 24, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the SNPJ Lodge, 421 Samsula Drive, in Samsula, and will include a flea market and farmer’s market in addition to a variety of local crafters. Proceeds will benefit the Samsula Woman’s Club scholarship program. Please call Grace Daniels at (386) 426-2841 for registration information.

Volusia County Parks, Recreation, and Culture program proudly presents its annual Halloween Festival on Saturday, Oct. 24 from noon to 4 p.m at Mary Dewees Park in Oak Hill. The event is free and will include inflatables, games, a clown, snowcones, prizes and candy. There will be a free Halloween prize hunt at 4 p.m. for children ages two to ten.

The American Legion Riders Post 285 in Edgewater will be hosting a barbecue on Saturday, Oct. 24 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. The public is welcome, and for $6 diners can enjoy a pulled pork dinner including sides and dessert. Proceeds will benefit the “Gifts of Love” toys for Christmas program. The Post is located at 2105 S. Ridgewood Drive, adjacent to Peggy’s Restaurant.

There will be a rib dinner at the United Church of Christ, 203 Washington Street on Saturday, Oct. 24 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The menu includes succulent ribs, hash brown casserole, cole slaw, beverage and dessert. The cost is $8 per person and everyone is welcome.

The New Smyrna Beach Public Library has the folloing things to offer in the coming days:

Free Computer Classes at the New Smyrna Beach Regional Library.
E-mail and attachments will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28.
Class will be in the library auditorium. For more information or to register, please call (386) 424-2910, ext. 104, or stop by the library’s information desk.

I’m not afraid of . . . BATS! will celebrate the fact, fiction and fantasy surrounding bats. It will be from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 28, for ages 4 - 10. Games and a craft will be offered. Pre-registration is required. New Smyrna Beach Regional Library is located at 1001 S. Dixie Freeway, or go online to

The Witches’ Halloween Party will feature a puppet show by Bonnie’s Puppet Palace. Children ages 4 - 10 are invited to attend the party from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 29 at the NSB Regional Library.

New Smyrna Beach Regional Library is located at 1001 S. Dixie Freeway.

Have a great weekend and remember to support your local business!