West Volusia Calendar Friday, Oct. 5-Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018

Friday, Oct. 5

Master Gardener Plant Clinic

10-11 a.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Gardeners will offer tips on starting a winter vegetable garden. Residents can bring their plants for a free checkup. Free. Call 386-822-5778.

Timing Your Health

1 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Julie Wilder shares her insights into gut ecology, flexitarianism and how the circadian rhythm plays a critical role in maintaining vibrant health based on Ayurveda, a life science based on natural cycles. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Rock, Mineral, Gem, Jewelry & Fossil Show

1-6 p.m. at the Florida National Guard Armory, 2809 S. Ferncreek Ave., Orlando. Hosted by the Central Florida Mineral & Gem Society. Vendors will offer beads, minerals, gemstones,
jewelry, fossils, artifacts, stones and cabochons for sale. Silent auction; door prizes; demonstrations; family activities; scavenger hunt. Admission: $5 adults; $2 children; free for Scouts in uniform. Visit www.cfmgs.org, call Club President Salvatore Sansone at 321-278-9294 or email to ssfossilhunter@aol.com.

Memory Loss and Aging

2 p.m. at the DeBary Public Library, 200 N. Charles R. Beall Blvd. Joshua Freitas will share information about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Free. Call 386-668-3835.

National Trails Act 50th Anniversary Celebration

3-7 p.m. at the Wayne G. Sanborn Activity Center, 815 S. Alabama Ave., DeLand. Learn about the Florida Trails System; presentations; workshops; demonstration and displays; speakers. Main speaker: outdoor-diversity advocate and author Audrey Peterman. Free. For details, visit www.floridatrail.org/national-trails-festival-2018.

Food Truck First Fridays

5-9 p.m. at Blake Park, 437 S. Lakeview Drive, Lake Helen.

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.

Jekyll & Hyde, The Musical

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on the classic story about a mad scientist, doomed love, serial murders, and a life-and-death struggle between good and evil. 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 will be added to each purchase. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Sleepy Hollow 

7:30 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Tickets: $15 Gateway members; $17 nonmembers; $19 nonmembers at the door. Call 386-668-5553. 

Saturday, Oct. 6

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.

Plant Sale

8 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Garden Club of DeLand, 865 S. Alabama Ave. Experienced gardeners will be on hand to answer gardening questions and help with picking out the right plant. Vendors will be on-site. Payment in cash or check only. Visit www.gardenclubofdeland.org.

Fall Festival

8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 306 W. Wisconsin Ave., DeLand. Holiday crafts, antiques and collectibles, baked goods, toys, books, music, jewelry and more. Breakfast and lunch fare will be available for purchase, along with home-baked goods. All proceeds will benefit local and international missions and outreach programs. Call 386-734-4425, or email to trinitymgr@cfl.rr.com.

Kids Cane Pole Fishing Tournament

9 a.m.-noon at DeLeon Springs State Park, 601 Ponce DeLeon Blvd. Children age 15 and under will fish to compete for the largest or smallest fish. The tournament will be catch and release. The park will supply the cane poles, bait and prizes. Parents must accompany children. Regular gate admission applies. Free to participate in fishing tournament. Call 386-985-4212.

Adult Programs: 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 Leaf Man. Free. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

MindFest

10 a.m.-2 p.m. at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, 319 W. Wisconsin Ave., DeLand. This seminar focuses on raising awareness of and improving mental and emotional well-being. Activities include mask-making, a stress-free zone, information-sharing, talks by experts, one-act plays, community painting, Test Your Mood! and a drumming circle with Wolf Murphy Free. Visit www.eccwestv.org/mindfest, or call 386-747-2807.

Harvest Festival

10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Barberville Pioneer Settlement, 1776 Lightfoot Lane. Arts and crafts; bounce houses; sack races; cakewalk; petting farm; games and contests. Admission $6; free for children age 2 and younger. Bring a canned good for $1 off. Visit www.BarbervilleFest.com.

Rock, Mineral, Gem, Jewelry & Fossil Show

10 a.m.-6 p.m. at the Florida National Guard Armory, 2809 S. Ferncreek Ave., Orlando. Hosted by the Central Florida Mineral & Gem Society. Vendors will offer beads, minerals, gemstones,
jewelry, fossils, artifacts, stones and cabochons for sale. Silent auction; door prizes; demonstrations; family activities; scavenger hunt. Admission: $5 adults; $2 children; free for Scouts in uniform. Visit www.cfmgs.org, call club President Salvatore Sansone at 321-278-9294 or email to ssfossilhunter@aol.com.

National Trails Act 50th-Anniversary Celebration

10 a.m.-8 p.m. at the Wayne G. Sanborn Activity Center, 815 S. Alabama Ave., DeLand. Learn about the Florida Trails System; presentations; workshops; demonstration and displays; speakers. Main speaker: speed-hiker and author Jennifer Pharr Davis. Free. For details, visit www.floridatrail.org/national-trails-festival-2018.

Tools-to-Quit-Smoking Class

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Florida Hospital Fish Memorial, 1055 Saxon Blvd., Deltona. In this six-week class, participants will receive free patches, lozenges, gum, a quit plan, a workbook, a water bottle and a stress ball. Free. To register, call 904-482-0189.

Snake Talk

Noon at Hontoon Island State Park, 2309 River Ridge Road, DeLand. Learn snake safety and the role snakes play in our ecosystems, and hold one of the park’s friendly nonvenomous snakes. Bring a camera to take photos. Free. Call 386-736-5309, or email to Karianne.M.Rivera@dep.state.fl.us.

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.

Movies at the Library

1 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Featuring Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein, in which two hapless freight handlers encounter Dracula, Wolf Man and the Frankenstein monster. Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr. and Bela Lugosi star in this 1948 comedy. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

Lemonade Lecture Series: ‘Content of the Cosmos: An Observational Primer’

2 p.m. at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Robert Vogel specializes in astronomy involving the naked eye. His presentation will describe everything amateur astronomers can observe in the night sky. Light refreshments, including lemonade, will be served. Free. Call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840.

‘Let’s Hit the Trails’ Hike

2-3 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Look for scrub plants and animals during this guided hike through Lyonia Preserve. Free. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Sleepy Hollow

2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Tickets: $15 Gateway Center members; $17 nonmembers; $19 nonmembers at the door. Call 386-668-5553.

Teen Asperger's Group (TAG)

6:30-8 p.m. in the DeLand Family YMCA Healthy Living Center, 761 E. International Speedway Blvd. This program is provided by PALS to support individuals registered with the UCF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities. For more information, call Yasmine at 407-823-6020 or visit www.pals-ucfcard.org.

Jekyll & Hyde, The Musical

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on the classic story about a mad scientist, doomed love, serial murders, and a life-and-death struggle between good and evil. 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 will be added to each purchase. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Sunday, Oct. 7

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.

National Trails Act 50th-Anniversary Celebration

8 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Wayne G. Sanborn Activity Center, 815 S. Alabama Ave., DeLand. A variety of day hikes will leave from the center. There will be no activities at the center. Free. For details, visit www.floridatrail.org/national-trails-festival-2018.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic

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

Harvest Festival

10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Barberville Pioneer Settlement, 1776 Lightfoot Lane. Arts and crafts; bounce houses; sack races; cakewalk; petting farm; games and contests. Admission $6; free for children age 2 and younger. Bring a canned good for $1 off. Visit www.BarbervilleFest.com.

Rock, Mineral, Gem, Jewelry & Fossil Show

10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Florida National Guard Armory, 2809 S. Ferncreek Ave., Orlando. Hosted by the Central Florida Mineral & Gem Society. Vendors will offer beads, minerals, gemstones,
jewelry, fossils, artifacts, stones and cabochons for sale. Silent auction; door prizes; demonstrations; family activities; scavenger hunt. Admission: $5 adults; $2 children; free for Scouts in uniform. Visit www.cfmgs.org, call Club President Salvatore Sansone at 321-278-9294 or email to ssfossilhunter@aol.com.

DeLand Indie Market

11 a.m.-5 p.m. in Artisan Alley, behind The Beacon office, 110 W. New York Ave., Downtown DeLand. The market showcases artists, boutiques, vintage and handmade vendors.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Ace Hardware, 220 N. Charles R. Beall Blvd., DeBary. Sponsored by the SPCA. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products available for purchase. Proceeds benefit animals. Cash only for the shots: $5 rabies; $10 dog 6-in-1 distemper/parvo combo, canine flu or cat 4-way distemper combo; $20 Lyme disease vaccine; $10 leptospirosis; $16 feline leukemia; $12 Bordetella; $16 heartworm testing; $5 worming. Call or text 386-748-8993 for questions.

Tinker Lab

1-4 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library Children’s Department, 130 E. Howry Ave. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade can build and create using supplies provided. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

Frightening Films Series

1:15 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Featuring A Quiet Place. Rated PG-13. Free. Call 386-822-6430.

Fall Décor on a Budget

2-3 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Learn several methods of making paper flowers, and create a take-home fall floral arrangement. Space and materials are limited. Advance registration required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Jekyll & Hyde, The Musical

2:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on the classic story about a mad scientist, doomed love, serial murders, and a life-and-death struggle between good and evil. 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. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic

3-4:30 p.m. at Save-a-Lot Plaza, 1382 Howland Blvd., Deltona. Sponsored by the SPCA. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products available for purchase. Proceeds benefit animals. Cash only for the shots: $5 rabies; $10 dog 6-in-1 distemper/parvo combo, canine flu or cat 4-way distemper combo; $20 Lyme disease vaccine; $10 leptospirosis; $16 feline leukemia; $12 Bordetella; $16 heartworm testing; $5 worming. Call or text 386-748-8993 for questions.

Monday, Oct. 8

Columbus Day Observed

Columbus Day, a federal holiday, is observed today, and post offices and most banks are closed.

Movies at the Library

11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Featuring Won’t You Be My Neighbor?, a documentary that explores the life, lessons and legacy of iconic children's television host Fred Rogers. Rated PG-13. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

Monday Munchers Potluck Lunch and Program

Noon at Community United Methodist Church, 41 W. Highbanks Road, DeBary. All senior citizens beyond age 50 are invited. The Rev. Ryan Frack of Florida United Methodist Children’s Home will talk about the happenings at the home and share a heartwarming story of one of the children. Bring a dish to share and a friend. Free. Call 386-775-2766.

Healthy Living for Brain and Body

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Learn about research in the areas of diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and use hands-on tools to incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

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.

Maker Lab

3:30 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library Children’s Department, 130 E. Howry Ave. Youth ages 8-14 can work on one of the library’s projects. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

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.

‘Meet the Candidates’ General-Election Forum

6:30 p.m. at the Wayne G. Sanborn Activity Center, 815 S. Alabama Ave., DeLand. This event will feature candidates seeking to represent the citizens of West Volusia in local, county, state and federal office. Voter registration and information updates will be available. Candidates are required to register online at westvolusianaacp.org/civic/meet-the-candidate-general-election to participate. Free admission. Visit www.westvolusianaacp.org.

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.

Native Plant Society Pawpaw Chapter

7 p.m. at the Piggotte Community Center, 504 Big Tree Road, South Daytona. Learn how 250 acres of farm fields is being converted to what the site looked like 600 years ago using preservation, conservation and restoration of native plant species.

St. Barnabas Alzheimer’s Support Group

7 p.m. at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, small ministry room, 319 W. Wisconsin Ave., DeLand. All loved ones and caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s/dementia are welcome. Free. Call 386-736-1487.

Tuesday, Oct. 9

Last Day to Register to Vote in Nov. 6 Election

Today is the last day to register to vote in the Nov. 6 election for those who aren’t already registered to vote. Call 386-736-5930.

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.

Mother Goose on the Loose

10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. A storytime for infants and toddlers to participate in with their parents and caregivers, with nursery rhymes, books and music in a fun and interactive environment.

Adult Book Club

11 a.m. at the DeBary Public Library, 200 N. Charles R. Beall Blvd. Club members will discuss The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls by Anton DiSclafani. After her mysterious role in a family tragedy, 15-year-old Thea Atwell has been cast out of her Florida home and exiled to an equestrienne boarding school for Southern debutantes. The novel is about sex, love, family, money, class, home and horses, all set against the ominous threat of the Great Depression. The book is available for checkout in multiple formats, including print and audiobook. Free. Call 386-668-3835.

Wiggle, Giggle, Groove

11 a.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. A music and movement program for toddlers and preschoolers, along with a play area for pre-walkers and their caregivers. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

Intro to Online Magazines

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. RBdigital allows Volusia County Library cardholders to read free, full-color magazines online with their computer or mobile device. Learn how to sign up for a free account, and start reading today. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Medicare 101

1-3 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. For those turning age 65 within the next three months. A member of SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) will explain what is covered under Medicare, how individual parts differ from Medicare Advantage, and how to avoid potential financial penalties if you opt in at a future date. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

Floridian Cuisine With Chef Warren Caterson

2 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Chef Caterson will demonstrate how to prepare quick and healthful meals using a variety of seafood, poultry and meat with locally grown fruits and vegetables. He will share creative ways to use fruit and spices to liven up run-of-the-mill entrees. He will end his presentation with a cooking demonstration, preparing a healthy entree that anyone can replicate in his or her own home in less than 15 minutes. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Gametastic!

3:30-7 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library Children’s Department, 130 E. Howry Ave. Youth ages 5-12, their family and friends can play board games, cards and strategy games. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

Breast-Cancer & Gynecological-Cancer Support Group

5 p.m. at Florida Hospital Fish Memorial, 1055 Saxon Blvd., Orange City. This monthly group provides opportunities for emotional support and education about breast cancer and gynecological topics. Free. To RSVP, call 386-917-5526.

Great Organists at Stetson Series

7:30 p.m. in the H. Douglas Lee Chapel in Stetson University’s Elizabeth Hall, 421 N. Woodland Blvd. Featuring Christopher Marks performing a program of mostly 20th-century organ pieces, including works by Dunham, Rorem, Barnes and Sowerby. Free. Call 386-822-8950.

Wednesday, Oct. 10

Monthly Health Screenings

8-10 a.m. at the 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 the laboratory at 386-740-4040.

Bike-About Spruce Creek

9-11:30 a.m. Meet in the dirt parking lot on Martin Dairy Road, New Smyrna Beach. (Turn north off Turnbull Bay Road, just off of Pioneer Trail.) Ride a segment of the Martin Dairy Trail in Doris Leeper Spruce Creek Preserve while learning about the local ecosystem. Moderate skill is preferred due to rough terrain, soft sand, and up-and-down hills. Bicycles and helmets are required. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.

Deltona Art Club

9:30 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, Scrub Jay Auditorium, 2150 Eustace Ave. Club members will be making plans for the Oct. 13 Art Show and Sale. Email to deltonaartclub@gmail.com, or check the website at www.deltonaartclub.com.

Adult Computer Skills Class

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

Book Discussion Group

10 a.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. Book choices: The Devil in the White City, H.H. Holmes: The True History of the White City Devil, or Secrets of Sloane House. Read about murder, magic and madness at the world’s fair that changed America. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

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.

Historic Bus Tour

11 a.m. leaving from the West Volusia Historical Society, 137 W. Michigan Ave., DeLand. Explore parts of West Volusia associated with Henry DeLand’s dream for the area, a social and educational adventure that includes lunch at Sinatra’s Ristorante in the historic Cassadaga Hotel. Tickets: $32.50. Advance reservations required; call 386-740-6813 (noon-4 p.m Tuesday-Saturday), or email to delandhouse@msn.com.

‘Sit and Be Fit’ Exercise Program

11 a.m. at the Lake Helen Public Library, 221 N. Euclid Ave. This program focuses on stretch and strengthening exercises that can be done from a seated position. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a towel. Free. Advance registration required; call 386-228-1152.

‘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.

Witches Tea

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Wear your best witch hat, and have some tea. Best hat will win a prize. Attendees will make a spray potion and learn how essential oils can work their magic on body, mind and spirit. Presented by Spice of Life Herbs and Holistic Center. Free. Space is limited; registration is required. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762, or register online atwww.volusialibrary.org.

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.

Tinker Lab

3-5 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library Children’s Department, 130 E. Howry Ave. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade can build and create using supplies provided. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

Wild Wednesdays

3:30 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library Children’s Department, 130 E. Howry Ave. Youth ages 12-18 can take part in programs that include a variety of crafts, games and fun. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

Tools-to-Quit-Smoking Class

5:30-7:30 p.m. at Florida Hospital DeLand, 701 W. Plymouth Ave. In this six-week class, participants will receive free patches, lozenges, gum, a quit plan, a workbook, a water bottle and a stress ball. Free. To register, call 904-482-0189.

You Can’t Take It With You

7 p.m. at DeLand High School, 800 N. Hill Ave. A 1930’s American classic in which Alice Sycamore and Tony Kirby are in love. Will that be enough to help them overcome the differences in their backgrounds? Tickets: $10 adults; $5 students.

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, Oct. 11

Landscape Tour and Plant Sale

9 a.m. registration at the Volusia County Agricultural Center, 3100 E. New York Ave., DeLand. Master gardeners will explain the nine principles of Florida-friendly landscaping, and will walk participants through the center’s landscape at 9:25 a.m. There will be four stops on the tour, so participants are encouraged to bring lawn chairs. A plant sale after the tour will be for tour participants only. Purchases may be made with cash or checks only. Free admission. Reservations required; call 386-822-5778.

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. This lab offers 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.

Little Readers Storytime

10:30 a.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Books, songs, rhymes and flannel-board stories for children ages 2-5, and a coordinating craft. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

DeBary Kids Corner

11 a.m. in the DeBary Hall Historic Site stable, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Children will hear a story and make a craft or play an old-fashioned game. The program is designed for preschoolers, but all children are welcome. Free. Call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840.

Learn About Container Gardening

1 p.m. in DeBary Hall Historic Site’s stable, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Master Gardener Howard Jeffries will explain how to grow healthy fruits, vegetables and herbs in containers, which plants to use, which containers to select, and the light, water and fertilizer requirements of container gardens. Free. Call 386-668-3840.

Used-Book Sale

3-6 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Fiction and nonfiction hardback books and large softball books are $1; small pocket paperback books are eight for $1; children and young adult books are $2 a bag. Proceeds from the book sales provide quality programs and equipment for the library that cannot be included in the annual budget. Call 386-822-6430.

Crafternoons @ the Library

3:30 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library Children’s Department, 130 E. Howry Ave. School-age children and their families can create a different make-n-take craft each week. Thematic stories may be shared, and related library materials will be available for checkout. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

Book Discussion Group

5:30 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. Book choices: The Devil in the White City, H.H. Holmes: The True History of the White City Devil, or Secrets of Sloane House. Read about murder, magic and madness at the world’s fair that changed America. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

TOPS - Taking Off Pounds Sensibly

6:15-8 p.m. in the Four Townes Family YMCA Healthy Living Center, 280 Wolf Pack Run, Deltona. A not-for-profit weight-loss group that offers support, weigh-ins, and celebrations of losses and milestones. Cost: small fee for membership; first meeting free, all fees associated with TOPS. Call 386-425-5210, or visit vfymca.org/hlc. 

You Can’t Take It With You 

7 p.m. at DeLand High School, 800 N. Hill Ave. A 1930’s American classic in which Alice Sycamore and Tony Kirby are in love. Will that be enough to help them overcome the differences in their backgrounds? Tickets: $10 adults; $5 students. 

Jekyll & Hyde, The Musical

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on the classic story about a mad scientist, doomed love, serial murders, and a life-and-death struggle between good and evil. 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. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Friday, Oct. 12

Church Yard Sale

8 a.m.-1 p.m. at St. Jude’s Episcopal Church, 815 E. Graves Ave., Orange City. Proceeds go to the Episcopal Church Women for their ministries. Visit www.stjudescentralflorida.org.

AARP DeBary Chapter 64

9:30 a.m. social time, 10 a.m. meeting, at Florence K. Little Town Hall, 12 Colomba Road. DeBary. Guest speaker: former DeBary City Councilman Rob Sullivan, who will discuss the proposed DeBary Community Center. Everyone is invited to attend whether an AARP member or not. Free. Call Toni Beiser at 396-804-8864. 

Used-Book Sale 

9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Fiction and nonfiction hardback books and large softball books are $1; small pocket paperback books are eight for $1; children and young adult books are $2 a bag. Proceeds from the book sales provide quality programs and equipment for the library that cannot be included in the annual budget. Call 386-822-6430.

Col. Arthur Erwin Chapter DAR

Noon at The Cloisters, 400 E. Howry Ave., DeLand. The guest speaker is Vice Cmdr. Michael P. Gentz of Navy Seabee Veterans of America Inc. Women whose ancestors participated in the American Revolution are invited. Call 386-734-5974, or visit www.colonelaerwindar.com.

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.

DeLand Ice Cream Walk

6-9 p.m. at participating merchants in Downtown DeLand. Taste original ice-cream flavors designed by area merchants and brought to life by Sweet Spot. Tickets: $10 adults; $5 children age 12 and younger. Call 386-738-0649.

Teen Asperger's Group (TAG)

6:30-8 p.m. in the DeLand Family YMCA Healthy Living Center, 761 E. International Speedway Blvd. This program is provided by PALS to support individuals registered with the UCF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities. For more information, call Yasmine at 407-823- 6020 or visit www.pals-ucfcard.org. 

You Can’t Take It With You 

7 p.m. at DeLand High School, 800 N. Hill Ave. A 1930’s American classic in which Alice Sycamore and Tony Kirby are in love. Will that be enough to help them overcome the differences in their backgrounds? Tickets: $10 adults; $5 students. 

Jekyll & Hyde, The Musical

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on the classic story about a mad scientist, doomed love, serial murders, and a life-and-death struggle between good and evil. 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. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com. 

Witches Ball Production 

7:30 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Power ballads; dancing; witches and all the tricks and treats of the Halloween Season. Witches from another land drop in for the fun. Tickets: $15 Gateway Center members; $17 nonmembers on advance; $19 nonmembers at the door; $8 students. Call 386-668-5553. 

Saturday, Oct. 13

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.

Church Yard Sale

8 a.m.-1 p.m. at St. Jude’s Episcopal Church, 815 E. Graves Ave., Orange City. Proceeds go to the Episcopal Church Women for their ministries. Visit www.stjudescentralflorida.org.

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.

Health Fair and Screenings

9 a.m.-noon at Glenwood Presbyterian Church, 3190 Grand Ave., DeLand. Florida Hospital DeLand will stage a community health fair and screenings, including blood-pressure checks; cardiac risk assessment; diabetes screening; COPD testing; a sleep assessment; diabetic eye testing and more. Free lab vouchers; mini-massage; blood donation site; Good Samaritan Clinic; a drawing; snacks; children’s activities. All for free. Call 386-734-8617.

Low-Cost Pet Shot Clinic

9 a.m.-noon at Sunrise Automotive, 102 Cedar Ave., Orange City. Sponsored by HELP Animals Inc. Dogs on leashes and cats in carriers. Cash only: $6 rabies vaccine with tag and certificate; $9 dog or cat combo vaccine; $15 Bordetella (kennel cough) or feline leukemia vaccines; $5 dewormer for pin and hookworms; tapeworm vaccine determined by the animal's weight; $25 heartworm and feline leukemia testing, or canine flu vaccine; $20 microchipping. Visit www.helpanimalsinc.org. 

Used-Book Sale 

9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Children and young adult books are $2 a bag; all other books are $3 a bag. Proceeds from the book sales provide quality programs and equipment for the library that cannot be included in the annual budget. Call 386-822-6430.

Bat-Box Workshop

10-11:30 a.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Build a bat box, and reap the benefits year-round. Bats will eat mosquitoes and other harmful insects. The fee is $25 per bat box. Space is limited to 10 participants. Advance registration required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Master Gardener Plant Clinic

10 a.m.-noon at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Residents can also take part in a seed, seedling, plant cutting and plant swap from 10 to 11 a.m. Howard Jeffries will present a hands-on propagation class from 11 a.m. to noon. Free. Call 386-822-5778.

Family Fun Fest

10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 1240 S. High St., DeLand. Music; games; kid-friendly clown; bounce houses; petting zoo; free food; prizes; food drive. Free admission.

Antique and Classic Car Show

10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. in St. Ann’s Catholic Church’s parking lot, 26 Dogwood Trail, DeBary. Trophies for the best-in-show, best antique/classic cars, pickup/truck, and custom and hot rod/muscle cars will be awarded. Registration (includes one raffle ticket): $10. Space is limited to 70 cars on a first-come, first-served basis. Free for visitors. Call Martin Harper at 386-775-0615.

Friends of Hontoon Island Volunteer Appreciation RESCHEDULED TO NOV. 10

11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Hontoon Island State Park, 2309 River Ridge Road, DeLand. Join a cookout picnic to recognize those who give their time and talents to Hontoon Island State Park. Donations are requested from those who are not volunteers or members of the park’s citizens support organization. Learn how to join the group. Call 386-736-5309, or email to Karianne.M.Rivera@dep.state.fl.us.

‘Sisters Build Network’ Brunch

11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Amore Events, 777 Deltona Blvd., Unit 18, Deltona. Tickets: $20. Call Dr. Primrose Cameron at 386-235-5032, or email her at contact@primrosecameron.com.

Harvest Festival

11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Lake Helen United Methodist Church, corner of Lakeview Drive and West Delaware Avenue. An annual fundraiser for missions locally and around the world. Bounce house; lollipop tree; games with prizes; kids’ temporary tattoos; pumpkin carving; mask decorating; silent auction with gift baskets and general merchandise. Harvest Food Court and Confectionery Shop featuring baked goods, candies and popcorn bar. Bring a nonperishable food item for the Outside the Gate Food Pantry. Visit www.lakehelenumc.org.

The ABCs of Birds

Noon at Hontoon Island State Park, 2309 River Ridge Road, DeLand. Learn about local birds from bird-lover Lynn Bowen. Children can practice reading while learning about native wildlife. Come early or stay late to have food from the volunteer-appreciation cookout. Call 386-736-5309, or email to Karianne.M.Rivera@dep.state.fl.us.

Learn About Snakes

1 p.m. at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Local author Marcia Meara will present a slide show featuring many of Central Florida’s 35 native snake species. She will explain how to identify snakes and point out the few you should never handle. After the presentation, Meara will answer questions and sign copies of her books. Free admission. Call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840, or email her at tmestre@volusia.org.

U.S. Navy 243rd-Birthday Celebration

1 p.m. at the Deltona Veterans Museum, 1921 Evard Ave. Presented by the Veterans Community Education Partnership (VCEP). Free. Call 407-417-7836.

‘Making Sense of Nature’ Hike

2-3 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Engage your senses on this guided hike through Lyonia Preserve. Free. Advance registration required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Mid-October Night’s Art Auction - VENUE CHANGE

6 p.m. reception, 7 p.m. auction, at the Bank of America, third floor, 230 N. Woodland Blvd., Downtown DeLand. Presented by the West Volusia Historical Society, featuring only Florida artists’ oil and watercolor paintings, drawings and sculpture; jewelry, photography and other media, plus Florida-made wine, beer and hors d’oeuvres. Tickets: $20 WVHS members; $25 nonmembers. Limited seating; reservations suggested. Call 386-740-6813.

Central Florida Wine and Cheese Experience

7-10 p.m. on East Indiana Avenue in Downtown DeLand. More than 60 wines and 40 cheeses; gourmet food vendors; live music. Tickets: $60. Visit www.cflwineandcheesefestival.com.  

Jekyll & Hyde, The Musical

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on the classic story about a mad scientist, doomed love, serial murders, and a life-and-death struggle between good and evil. 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. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Stetson Choral Festival Concert

7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of DeLand, 725 N. Woodland Blvd. The concert features Stetson University vocal ensembles. Free. Call 386-822-8950. 

Witches Ball Production 

7:30 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Power ballads; dancing; witches and all the tricks and treats of the Halloween Season. Witches from another land drop in for the fun. Tickets: $15 Gateway Center members; $17 nonmembers on advance; $19 nonmembers at the door; $8 students. Call 386-668-5553.  

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.

‘Alumni Permanent Collection Highlights’

Through Oct. 13. 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.

'Anni Holm: The Immigration Project'

Through Oct. 13. 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.

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

Through 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.

‘Eliot O'Hara: Ring of Fire’

Through Oct. 14. 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.

‘Janet Siegel Rogers: Retrospective’

Through Oct. 21. 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.

'Oscar Bluemner: Color Sketches'

Through Dec. 7. 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.

‘Recent Gifts to the Permanent Collection’

Through Oct. 14. 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.