West Volusia Calendar Aug. 3-11, 2018

Friday, Aug. 3

Master Gardener Plant Clinic 

10-11 a.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Volusia County’s master gardeners will share summer gardening tips and answer questions, along with discussing pollinators for landscapes and edible plants. Residents can bring their plants for a checkup. Free. Call 386-822-5778.

‘Know Your Numbers’ Health Screening 

10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Hosted by Hispanic Health Initiatives. West Volusia residents age 18 and above can be screened for diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure and high BMI by a state-certified bilingual community-health worker. West Volusia residency requirements apply. Appointments are appreciated, but walk-ins are welcome. Call 386-320-0110 or 386-320-0633.

August Film Series: Adventures 

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Featuring: Goonies. A group of misfits sets out to find a pirate's ancient valuable treasure. Josh Brolin and Sean Astin star. Rated PG. Free. Call 386-822-6430.

Closing Reception and Artist Talk 

5-5:30 p.m. reception, 5:30-6:30 p.m. artist talk, at the Museum of Art - DeLand, 600 N. Woodland Blvd. Artist Tobi Kahn will discuss his fascination with nature's complex beauty as a major inspiration for his art. His exhibit will be open to the public through Aug. 5. Admission: free for museum members; $5 for nonmembers. RSVP by July 31 by calling 386-734-4371 or emailing tanner@moartdeland.org.

Artisan Alley Friday Night Growers and Makers Market 

6-9 p.m. on Artisan Alley, behind The Beacon office, 110 W. New York Ave., Downtown DeLand. Featuring local produce, plants, honey, baked goods, candles, soaps and more. Free admission.

Movie Night 

6:30 p.m. at Calvary Chapel West Volusia, 2225 S. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Featuring I Can Only Imagine. Food and drinks. All for free.

Bandshell Live Summer Concert Series 

7-7:50 p.m. Tie-Dye Road, 8-9:30 p.m. featuring Uncle John’s Band, a Grateful Dead tribute band, at the Daytona Beach Bandshell, 70 Boardwalk. Tickets: $3 general admission; $10 VIP (includes a chair), plus applicable fees; free for children age 9 and younger. Tickets can be purchased in advance at www.Ticketmaster.com, on-site at the Peabody box office or at the Bandshell on show nights.

The Wedding Singer 

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. A musical nod to the rock shows of the 1980s, featuring a pair of star-crossed love triangles and wedding performers. Tickets: $29 preferred seating (rows A-E, center); $24 adults; $22 senior citizens; $11 students/children; $20 per person for groups of eight or more. A $3-per-ticket processing charge is added to all purchases. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com

Saturday, Aug. 4

Farmers Market

7 a.m.-3 p.m. at 535 Fair St., off West State Road 44, at the intersection of Carlis Road and Fair Street, DeLand.

Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Call 407-443-6965.

Market in the Park

8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Blake Park, 437 S. Lakeview Drive, Lake Helen. Call 305-393-0682.

ACTS Mentoring Program Registration

10 a.m. at the DeLand Boys and Girls Club, 935 S. Adelle Ave. Girls ages 8-18 can register for the 2018-19 program. Cost: $25. Call Allison Bonilla at 386-873-1772 or visit www.acaringcommunity.com.

Dancing With the Librarians

10 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Join Assunta Fleming for urban line-dancing classes. Bring bottled water, and wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

Tiny Trekkers

10-11 a.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Children ages 2-5 can take a short hike, make a take-home craft, and listen to the book Froggy Learns to Swim. Free. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Backpack Giveaway

10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Christian Church at DeLeon Springs, 4481 Mills Road, DeLand. Backpacks filled with school supplies will be given to children, while supplies last. Children must be present. Hot dogs, drinks, chips, bounce houses, balloon animals, face-painting and carnival games, all for free.

‘Back to School’ Community Expo

10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Florida Technical College, 1199 S. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Children will be able to get free school supplies, haircuts and medical checkups while enjoying family activities, food and refreshments. Parents will also have the opportunity to tour the campus. All services and school supplies are offered for free on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 386-279-4500.

‘Back to School’ Expo

10 a.m.-3 p.m. on the grounds of Empowerment Church, 395 Church St., and the Massey-James Youth Center, 364 Church St., both in Lake Helen. School-supplies giveaway; face-painting; bingo; bounce houses; obstacle courses; presentations from school officials, police and fire department on safety. Children must be present and accompanied by a parent or guardian to receive school supplies. Items will be given out, while supplies last, on a first-come, first-served basis. Free. To make donations or for more information, call Johnnie Chavis at 386-747-2814 or Jerutha Hough at 386-479-8150.

2018 Democrat Candidates Picnic

Noon-4 p.m in the Corral Pavilion at Gemini Springs Park, 37 Dirksen Drive, DeBary. Hosted by the Volusia County Chapter of the Hispanic Democratic Caucus of Florida and the Volusia County Young Democrats. Tickets: $25 adults; $12 students. Call Ozzie Zapien at 386-748-0264.

Lemonade Lectures Series

2 p.m. at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Zach Zacharias will share information about giant sloths, mammoths, mastodons, giant armadillos, smilodons, giant cave bears and others. He will also bring specimens for display and touch. Light refreshments, including lemonade, will be served. Free. Call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840, or email her at tmestre@volusia.org. 

Alice in Wonderland

2:30 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Tickets: $5. Call 386-668-5553.

Star Spangled Summer Concert Series

7:15 p.m. at Daytona Beach’s Historic Bandshell, 70 Boardwalk. Featuring Turnstiles, a Billy Joel tribute band. 9:45 p.m. fireworks display. Free. Call 386-253-0254, or visit www.daytonabandshell.com.

The Wedding Singer

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. A musical nod to the rock shows of the 1980s, featuring a pair of star-crossed love triangles and wedding performers. Tickets: $29 preferred seating (rows A-E, center); $24 adults; $22 senior citizens; $11 students/children; $20 per person for groups of eight or more. A $3-per-ticket processing charge is added to all purchases. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Sunday, Aug. 5

Farmers Market

7 a.m.-3 p.m. at 535 Fair St., off West State Road 44, at the intersection of Carlis Road and Fair Street, DeLand.

Youth Athlete Safety Clinic & Parent/Coach Safety Sessions

8 a.m.-noon local football players ages 7-13 can attend a Kids & Pros non-contact football clinic at Daytona Stadium, 3917 LPGA Blvd., Daytona Beach. NFL alumni will teach young athletes safe tackling techniques and position fundamentals, as well as important life-skills lessons. At 9 a.m. at the stadium, parents and coaches can attend an information session on football safety, proper equipment fitting, and concussion awareness. 1-6 p.m. coaches for any sport, athletic trainers, support personnel, first responders and health care providers can attend a sports-medicine education course in the Rolex Lounge at Daytona International Speedway, 1801 W. International Speedway Blvd. Attendees will learn about various sports injuries in youth athletics, including spinal injuries, heat illnesses and dehydration, as well as the signs, symptoms and protocols for concussions. There will also be breakout sessions for hands-on demonstrations, including equipment removal, safe spine boarding, and more. The Kids & Pros clinic is free, but space is limited, and registration by a parent or legal guardian is required. To RSVP, visit www.tinyurl.com/y9gzpxvg. The sports-medicine education course costs $20. Lunch is included. To register, visit www.saveinjuredkids.org/sportsmedflorida. 

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic

9-11 a.m.at Dollar General, 1512 S. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Sponsored by SPCA. All vaccinations are administered by a licensed veterinarian; clinic is licensed and permitted. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products available for purchase. Cash only for the shots: $5 rabies; $10 dog 6-in-1 distemper/parvo combo, dog flu or cat 4-way distemper combo; $16 feline leukemia or heartworm testing; $12 Bordetella; $20 Lyme disease vaccine; $10 leptospirosis; $5 worming. Proceeds benefit abandoned and abused animals. Call 386-748-8993.

Sunday Birth Shop

9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Florida Hospital DeLand, Classroom 3A, 701 W. Plymouth Ave. This one-day quick course for expecting parents will cover labor and delivery, medications, epidurals, breathing and relaxation techniques, cesarean section and induction. Attendees should bring two pillows and a blanket to class. Cost: $50 per couple; scholarships are available. To RSVP, visit www.FHBabies.com or call 386-943-4489.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic

1-3 p.m. at the Save a Lot Plaza, 1382 Howland Blvd., Deltona. Sponsored by SPCA. All vaccinations are administered by a licensed veterinarian; clinic is licensed and permitted. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products available for purchase. Cash only for the shots: $5 rabies; $10 dog 6-in-1 distemper/parvo combo, dog flu or cat 4-way distemper combo; $16 feline leukemia or heartworm testing; $12 Bordetella; $20 Lyme disease vaccine; $10 leptospirosis; $5 worming. Proceeds benefit abandoned and abused animals. Call 386-748-8993.

August Film Series: Adventures

1:15 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Featuring: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle. Four teens are sucked into a magical video game. Jack Black, Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson star. Rated PG-13. Free. Call 386-822-6430.

Nature Film

2-3 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Using the latest in camera technology, bird trainers Lloyd and Rose Buck and their family of owls provide a rare opportunity to learn more about these unique birds. Owl Power gives viewers a look at owls — how they hunt, how their vision and hearing work, and how they fly so silently. Free. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

The Wedding Singer

2:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. A musical nod to the rock shows of the 1980s, featuring a pair of star-crossed love triangles and wedding performers. Tickets: $29 preferred seating (rows A-E, center); $24 adults; $22 senior citizens; $11 students/children; $20 per person for groups of eight or more. A $3-per-ticket processing charge is added to all purchases. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Caribbean Festival

3-9 p.m. at The Fountain Plaza, 777 Deltona Blvd., Deltona. Business expo, domino tournament, entertainment and music, free island Caribbean cuisine tastings, Junkanoo and stilt dancers, workshops. Free admission. Call 386-232-8134.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic

4-5:30 p.m. at 205 N. Industrial Drive, Orange City. Sponsored by SPCA. All vaccinations are administered by a licensed veterinarian; clinic is licensed and permitted. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products available for purchase. Cash only for the shots: $5 rabies; $10 dog 6-in-1 distemper/parvo combo, dog flu or cat 4-way distemper combo; $16 feline leukemia or heartworm testing; $12 Bordetella; $20 Lyme disease vaccine; $10 leptospirosis; $5 worming. Proceeds benefit abandoned and abused animals. Call 386-748-8993.

Monday, Aug. 6

Movies at the Library

11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Featuring Off the Menu, in which an unlikely heir to a Mexican fast-food franchise goes cuisine-hunting for the next culinary big thing and finds himself in a small New Mexican town where foodies come from all over for the culinary treats of a feisty female chef. Santino Fontana and Dania Ramirez star. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

Walk-In E-Lab

1-3 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. Basic computer-skills assistance, internet access for job searches and completing applications, email-account setup assistance, cover-letter and résumé editing; and access to online egov applications such as unemployment claims, food or housing assistance, and Social Security website access. A county library card is not required to use the e-lab computers. Free. Call 386-822-6430.

‘Wine to Water’ Fundraiser

5-7 p.m. at The Elusive Grape, 129 N. Woodland Blvd., Downtown DeLand. Proceeds from each ticket sold will go to The Neighborhood Center of West Volusia’s water fund to help prevent homelessness. Each ticket pays water bills for two families for a month. Tickets (includes food, wine, entertainment and five raffle tickets): $100. Call The Neighborhood Center at 386-734-8120 or Gery Walker at 386-748-2511.

Horizon Stars Toastmasters

6:30 p.m. at Brookdale Senior Living, second-floor chapel room, 500 Grand Plaza Drive, Orange City. Designed to help people improve their public speaking, personal development, communication and leadership skills. Free. Email to info@schoolofthoughts.net.

Overeaters Anonymous

6:30 p.m. at The House Next Door, 804 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. No dues, fees or weigh-ins. Call Paul at 860-655-8945.

Tuesday, Aug. 7

Sharks

9-10:30 a.m. Meet at Indian River Lagoon Preserve Park, 700 Sandpiper St., New Smyrna Beach. Shark expert Marilyn Sullivan will share fascinating facts about sharks. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.

Walk-In E-Lab

9:30-11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Basic computer-skills assistance, internet access for job searches and completing applications, email-account setup assistance, cover-letter and résumé editing; and access to online egov applications such as unemployment claims, food or housing assistance, and Social Security website access. A county library card is not required to use the e-lab computers. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

Parkinson’s Group Exercise Class

10:30-11:30 a.m. at Florida Hospital DeLand, Classrooms B and C, 701 W. Plymouth Ave. This class will focus on balance, strength and mobility, and requires a medical waiver signed by a physician. Free. To RSVP, call 386-943-4707 or email to Nikki.Miller@fhdeland.org.

Adult Craft Labs: Paper Crafts

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Bring your project, or use the library's Cricut Explore One, an electronic cutting machine. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

Hurricane Prep: Tech-Style

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Learn how to protect important documents, get practical tips to protect electronics during a storm, and find apps to keep you in the know. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Caregiver Support Group

2 p.m. at Florida Hospital Fish Memorial, 1055 Saxon Blvd., Orange City. This group provides spouses and family members of cancer patients with emotional support and educational opportunities. Free. To RSVP, call 386-917-5526.

Men’s Cancer Support Group

6 p.m. at Florida Hospital DeLand Cancer Institute, 680 Peachwood Drive. This monthly group provides opportunities for support, as well as education about cancer-related topics. Current cancer patients and survivors are invited to participate. Free. To RSVP, call 386-943-7160.

Breastfeeding Class

6-8 p.m. at the Florida Department of Health in Volusia County, 775 Harley Strickland Blvd., Orange City. For new and expectant mothers. Free. Call 866-942-3663.

Wednesday, Aug. 8

Monthly Health Screenings

8-10 a.m. at Florida Hospital DeLand's Victoria Medical Park laboratory, 151 Victoria Commons Blvd., Suite 100, DeLand. Multiple tests are available, including cholesterol, lipid panels, glucose and prostate screenings. A full list of tests and prices is available at www.FHDeLandVMP.org/laboratory. No appointment is necessary, but a 12-hour, water-only fast is required for most testing. Cash or check is accepted. Call 386-740-4040. 

Adults Computer Class: Introduction to Computers

9:30-10:30 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

La Hora Del Cuento

10:30 a.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. For infants and toddlers. Learn stories, songs and rhymes in English and Spanish. Speaking Spanish is not required. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

‘Know Your Numbers’ Health Screening

Noon-6 p.m. at 70 Spring Vista Drive, Unit No. 2, DeBary. Hosted by Hispanic Health Initiatives. West Volusia residents age 18 and above can be screened for diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure and high BMI by a state-certified bilingual community-health worker. West Volusia residency requirements apply. Appointments are appreciated, but walk-ins are welcome. Call 386-320-0110 or 386-320-0633.

Walk-In E-Lab

1-3 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Basic computer-skills assistance, internet access for job searches and completing applications, email-account setup assistance, cover-letter and résumé editing; and access to online egov applications such as unemployment claims, food or housing assistance, and Social Security website access. A county library card is not required to use the e-lab computers. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

Dementia and Memory-Loss Support Group

2-4 p.m. at Deltona Presbyterian Church, 2300 Howland Blvd. For caregivers of those with diseases of which dementia is a factor, including Alzheimer's disease. Walk-ins always welcome. Free. Call 386-837-1247.

Astronomy: Explore Your Universe

3:30-4:30 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Take a cosmic voyage through the universe, and learn about the planets of our solar system, exoplanetary systems, galaxies, and more. Presented by Derek Demeter, director of the Buehler Planetarium at Seminole State College. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762, or register online at www.volusialibrary.org.

New Hope Al-Anon (Adult Children)

7:30 p.m. at The House Next Door, 804 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. A support group that welcomes family, relatives and friends who are affected by the disease of alcoholism, using the 12 Steps of AA. Beginners welcome. Free. Call 386-801-8135.

Thursday, Aug. 9

Adult Craft Labs: Sewing Lab

9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Bring your sewing project, and use one of the library's six sewing machines. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

Walk-In E-Lab

9:30-11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Basic computer-skills assistance, internet access for job searches and completing applications, email-account setup assistance, cover-letter and résumé editing; and access to online egov applications such as unemployment claims, food or housing assistance, and Social Security website access. A county library card is not required to use the e-lab computers. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

Walk-In E-Lab

9:30-11:30 a.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. Basic computer-skills assistance, internet access for job searches and completing applications, email-account setup assistance, cover-letter and résumé editing, and access to online egov applications such as unemployment claims, food or housing assistance, and Social Security website access. A library card is not required to use the e-lab computers. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Used-Book Sale

3-6 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Hardback and large softback books cost $1 each; small paperback books are eight for $1; children's books cost $2 a bag. Cookbooks will be available four for $1. Proceeds help to provide non-budgeted programs and special-needs activities. Call the library at 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

‘One Hot August Night’ Fundraiser

4-7 p.m. at Brookdale DeLand, 1210 N. Stone St. A family night featuring a disc jockey, bounce houses, snow cones, carnival-style games, candy, cake and raffle prizes. Proceeds benefit Brookdale’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s team. Cost: $1 amusement tickets; $5 raffle tickets.

Sisters for Life

5:30 p.m. at Perkins Restaurant & Bakery, 1286 Saxon Blvd., Orange City. This is a breast-cancer awareness group with cancer survivors, caregivers and supporters who share a mission to educate other women about cancer, the methods for detecting it early, and available treatments. To join the group, call Helen Dicks at 386-532-5897.

Democratic Club of Southwest Volusia County

7 p.m. at IHOP Restaurant, 320 Dirksen Drive, DeBary. Arrive at 6.m. to join the group for dinner in the meeting room. Call Dana at 386-561-3920.

The Wedding Singer

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. A musical nod to the rock shows of the 1980s, featuring a pair of star-crossed love triangles and wedding performers. Tickets: $29 preferred seating (rows A-E, center); $24 adults; $22 senior citizens; $11 students/children; $20 per person for groups of eight or more. A $3-per-ticket processing charge is added to all purchases. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Friday, Aug. 10

Used-Book Sale

9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Hardback and large softback books cost $1 each; small paperback books are eight for $1; children's books cost $2 a bag. Cookbooks will be available four for $1. Proceeds help to provide non-budgeted programs and special-needs activities. Call the library at 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Artisan Alley Friday Night Growers and Makers Market

6-9 p.m. on Artisan Alley, behind The Beacon office, 110 W. New York Ave., Downtown DeLand. Featuring local produce, plants, honey, baked goods, candles, soaps and more. Free admission.

Bandshell Live Summer Concert Series

7-7:50 p.m. Melanie Hannons, 8-9:30 p.m. featuring The Motowners, a Temptations tribute band, at the Daytona Beach Bandshell, 70 Boardwalk. Tickets: $3 general admission; $10 VIP (includes a chair), plus applicable fees; free for children age 9 and younger. Tickets can be purchased in advance at www.Ticketmaster.com, on-site at the Peabody box office or at the Bandshell on show nights.

The Wedding Singer

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. A musical nod to the rock shows of the 1980s, featuring a pair of star-crossed love triangles and wedding performers. Tickets: $29 preferred seating (rows A-E, center); $24 adults; $22 senior citizens; $11 students/children; $20 per person for groups of eight or more. A $3-per-ticket processing charge is added to all purchases. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Saturday, Aug. 11

Farmers Market

7 a.m.-3 p.m. at 535 Fair St., off West State Road 44, at the intersection of Carlis Road and Fair Street, DeLand.

Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Call 407-443-6965.

Market in the Park

8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Blake Park, 437 S. Lakeview Drive, Lake Helen. Call 305-393-0682.

Festival de La Familia Health Fair

9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Fancy Fruit and Produce, 911 S. Volusia Ave., Orange City. Sponsored by Hispanic Health Initiatives. Diabetes, cholesterol, blood pressure, BMI, HIV/AIDS and breast-cancer screenings, as well as health information, community resources, surprises and door prizes. Free. Call 386-320-0110.

Used-Book Sale

9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. All non-children’s books cost $3 a bag; children's books cost $2 a bag. Cookbooks will be available four for $1. Proceeds help to provide non-budgeted programs and special-needs activities. Call the library at 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Critter Corner

10-11 a.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Meet the LEC’s resident animal ambassadors. Staff will handle the animals and answer questions. Free. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Candidate Forum

10 a.m.-noon at The Center at Deltona, 1640 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd. The League of Women Voters of Volusia County is presenting this forum featuring the candidates for the Volusia County School Board. Free.

Master Gardener Plant Clinic

10 a.m.-noon at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Volusia County’s master gardeners will share summer gardening tips and answer questions, along with discussing pest control and plant scouting. Residents can bring their plants for a checkup. Free. Call 386-822-5778.

‘In Touch With Spirit’ Gala Day

10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Cassadaga Spiritualist Camp, 1112 Stevens St. 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Mini-readings by camp-certified and student mediums in the Colby Memorial Temple, 1250 Marion St. 15-minute readings for $25. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. various healing modalities throughout the camp. Vendors selling jewelry, crystals, clothing, food and more will line the streets. Free admission. Call 386-228-3171, or visit cassadaga.org.

Tools-to-Quit-Smoking Class

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Florida Hospital Fish Memorial, Summit Building, Suite 211, 1061 Medical Center Drive, Orange City. Participants will receive patches, lozenges, gum, a quit plan, workbook, water bottle, stress ball and more! Free. To register, call 904-482-0189 or visit www.TobaccoFreeFlorida.com/QuitYourWay.

Hatha Yoga

11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Certified yoga instructor Daya Devi-Doolin will provide instruction. Free. Call 386-479-8151 to register.

Write Word Writers Workshop

Noon in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. Writers who want to improve their writing can get advice from Robert Vickery, a University High School English teacher. Writers of fiction, nonfiction and poetry will be encouraged to help each other produce polished works that could be published. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Reading Paws

Noon-2 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library Children’s Department, 130 E. Howry Ave. Youth can meet trained volunteer dogs Joya, Hope and Spirit. Free. Registration for this program starts one week before the event. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

Movies at the Library

1 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Featuring The Third Man, in which a pulp novelist travels to shadowy postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend. Orson Welles and Joseph Cotten star in this 1949 film. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

Opening Reception

4-6 p.m. at the African American Museum of the Arts, 325 S. Clara Ave., DeLand. Opening reception for the exhibit “Artist Xpression: A Collection of Fine Art by Kenneth Harris.” Refreshments. Free. Call 386-736-4004.

 Star Spangled Summer Concert Series

7:15 p.m. at Daytona Beach’s Historic Bandshell, 70 Boardwalk. Featuring Renegade and Smokin’, Styx and Boston tribute bands. 9:45 p.m. fireworks display. Free. Call 386-253-0254, or visit www.daytonabandshell.com.

The Wedding Singer

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. A musical nod to the rock shows of the 1980s, featuring a pair of star-crossed love triangles and wedding performers. Tickets: $29 preferred seating (rows A-E, center); $24 adults; $22 senior citizens; $11 students/children; $20 per person for groups of eight or more. A $3-per-ticket processing charge is added to all purchases. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Ongoing Events

Admission to the Museum of Art - DeLand (both locations) costs $5 for nonmembers (good for three consecutive museum days at both locations); free for museum members and for children age 12 and younger.

‘Artist Xpression: A Collection of Fine Art by Kenneth Harris’

Aug. 11-Oct. 6. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, at the African American Museum of the Arts, 325 S. Clara Ave., DeLand. Free admission, but donations are gladly accepted. Call 386-736-4004.

‘Louis Freund: Ancient Cultures of Latin America’

Through Aug. 14. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday, and noon-4 p.m. Saturday, at Stetson University’s Homer and Dolly Hand Art Center, 139 E. Michigan Ave. Free admission. Call 386-822-7271.

‘Nature and Wildlife Photography by Doug Little’

Through Aug. 31. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and noon-4 p.m. Sunday, at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Free admission to the exhibit. Call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840, or email her at tmestre@volusia.org.

‘Recent Gifts to the Permanent Collection’

 

Aug. 17-Oct. 21. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and 1-4 p.m. Sunday, at the Museum of Art - DeLand, 600 N. Woodland Blvd. Call 386-734-4371.

 

 ‘Robert Huff: Retrospective’

Through Aug. 12. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and 1-4 p.m. Sunday, at the Museum of Art - DeLand Downtown Galleries, 100 N. Woodland Blvd. Call 386-734-4371.