Friday, March 1

Lawn and Landscape Workshop

8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the Volusia County Agricultural Center, 3100 E. New York Ave., DeLand. The workshop is designed to provide training to corporate, governmental, environmental and other personnel in urban landscape commercial fertilizer application. Participants who are seeking certification for the first time must take pre- and post-tests. Those who are attending the class solely to earn continuing education units (CEUs) do not need to take the tests; they will receive a certificate of completion and up to two core and two category pesticide CEUs. Class size is limited, and advance registration is required; call Cyndi Rabey at 386-822-5778 or email her at crabey@ufl.edu. Registrants must send a $30 check or money order made payable to “University of Florida” to the Volusia County Extension, 3100 E. New York Ave., DeLand, FL 32724. Those paying cash may stop by the Agricultural Center. Payment must be received by Friday, Feb. 22. The fee includes morning refreshments, lunch and take-home materials.

AARP Income-Tax Preparation

9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Wayne G. Sanborn Activity Center, 815 S. Alabama Ave., DeLand. Bring photo IDs, all Social Security cards for the family, tax documents, income forms, birthdate information, all Form 1095s for health-insurance coverage and last year’s tax return. If requesting a direct-deposit refund, bringing a copy of a check is a must. No appointment necessary. Free.

Master Gardener Plant Clinic

10-11 a.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Master gardeners will share winter gardening tips, talk about bromeliads and answer questions. Residents can bring their plants for a free check-up. Free. Call 386-822-5778.

Women’s History Documentary Film Series

1 p.m. at DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Featuring A Ballerina’s Tale. Free. Call 386-822-6430.

LEGO Mania

3:30 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library Children's Department, 130 E. Howry Ave. Explore LEGO design skills and express  creativity with a full hour of LEGO free-time. Free. Call 386-822-6430.

An Evening of Jazz and Multicolored Memories

5-7:30 p.m. at the Museum of Art - DeLand, 600 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Presented by Dr. Kitty Oliver. A cabaret performance of inspirational jazz vocals and literary stories tracing the common journey of native-born Americans and immigrants adapting to life in a diverse society and social change on a global scale. Admission: $10 for museum members; $15 nonmembers; free for children and students. To RSVP, call 386-734-4371.

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 in the Park: The Little Mermaid

6:15 p.m. (dusk) at Veterans Memorial Park, 476 S. Volusia Ave., Orange City. Free admission; free popcorn. Hot dogs, chips and drinks will be available for purchase. Bring lawn chairs and blankets on which to sit. Rated G. Call Danielle FitzPatrick at 386-775-5410.

Always ... Patsy Cline, The Musical

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on country singer Patsy Cline’s letters to a longtime fan. 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.

Lost in Yonkers

7:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. In this play by Neil Simon, Bella is 35 years old, mentally challenged, and living at home with her mother. As the play opens, the mother’s ne'er-do-well son, Eddie, deposits his two young sons at the old lady's doorstep. The boys are left to contend with Grandma, Bella and her secret romance, and Louie, her brother, a small-time hoodlum, in a strange new world called Yonkers. Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 student. Visit www.shoestringtheatre.net, or call 386-228-3777. 

Saturday, March 2

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.

Craft and Trunk Sale 

8 a.m.-1 p.m. at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 26 Dogwood Trail, DeBary. Presented by the Council of Catholic Women. Artists, crafters and vendors. Hot dogs, coffee and other drinks will be for sale.

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.

Wags ‘N’ Whiskers Pet Festival 

9 a.m.-noon at the Keysville Dog Park, 2641 Keysville Ave., Deltona. Pet vaccinations by HELP Animals Inc. for cash only: $6 rabies; $15 kennel cough/Bordetella or feline leukemia; $9 cat or dog vaccine; $5 deworming. Areas for large and small dogs to play. Dog-related activities. Free.

God's Bath House 

9 a.m.-1 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of DeLand, 724 N. Woodland Blvd. Showers, clean clothes and support for the homeless. Free. Call 386-734-6212.

Youth Celebration of the Arts 

9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Gemini Springs Park, 37 Dirksen Drive, DeBary. Visual and performing arts by public- and private-school students; art alley; ecology, history and science booths; local business booths; food. Free. Call 386-668-5553.

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 Finding Spring. Free. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Cutting the Cable 

11 a.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Learn about different streaming services, what devices you will need in order to stream, the overall benefits of cutting the cord, and the free streaming services available with your library card. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20763.

Mardi Gras on MainStreet Dog Parade & Festival 

Parade begins at 11 a.m. proceeding south on Woodland Boulevard through Downtown DeLand. Theme: “Superhero Pups.” Pet entries in costume will be judged at 9:30 a.m. Festival on Indiana Avenue in Downtown DeLand. Free. For more information or entry forms, visit www.DogParadeDeLand.com.

All About Darwin 

1 p.m. at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Master Naturalist Roger Fulton retraced Charles Darwin’s route and shared the famed biologist’s findings when he visited the islands in 2012. Fulton will provide photos and insight into Darwin’s findings. Free. Call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840, or email her at tmestre@volusia.org.

Black Tie & Blue Jeans Gala 

7 p.m. in the Artisan Alley Garage, 113 W. Georgia Ave., Downtown DeLand. Presented by the Rotary Club of Downtown DeLand. Proceeds will benefit BeginAgain Children’s Grief Center. Theme: “A Night on Bourbon Street in the Heart of Downtown DeLand.” New Orleans-style formal with a large twist of casual. Wear your finest denim jeans with a touch of evening wear … and sport your most sparkling bling! Traditional “Nawlins” cuisine; live Cajun zydeco band; two-steppin’ dance floor; cigar and port wine lounge; souvenir photo; psychic readings; caricature artist; roving magician; craft beer and fine wines. Tickets: $100 per person. Go to www.ddrotary.org.

Always ... Patsy Cline, The Musical 

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on country singer Patsy Cline’s letters to a longtime fan. 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.

Lost in Yonkers 

7:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. In this play by Neil Simon, Bella is 35 years old, mentally challenged, and living at home with her mother. As the play opens, the mother’s ne'er-do-well son, Eddie, deposits his two young sons at the old lady's doorstep. The boys are left to contend with Grandma, Bella and her secret romance, and Louie, her brother, a small-time hoodlum, in a strange new world called Yonkers. Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students. Visit www.shoestringtheatre.net, or call 386-228-3777.

Sunday, March 3

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.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic 

9-11 a.m. at Garcia’s Mexican Grill, 1498 S. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Sponsored by SPCA animal rescue. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit animals. Cash only for the shots: $5 rabies or worming; $10 dog 6-in-1 distemper/parvo combo, canine flu, cat 4-way distemper combo, or leptospirosis vaccine; $20 Lyme disease vaccine; $16 feline leukemia or heartworm testing; $12 Bordetella vaccine. Call or text 386-748-8993 for questions.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic 

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

Interfaith Kitchen 5K Run 

1 p.m. beginning at First United Methodist Church of DeLand, 115 E. Howry Ave. A fundraiser for Interfaith Kitchen. For more information, including how to collect pledges, call Holly Condron at 386-337-4456.

Women’s History Documentary Film Series 

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Featuring Tea With the Dames. Free. Call 386-822-6430.

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.

Kid Connection 

2-3 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Children ages 5-13 can learn about the sea-turtle species that nest on Volusia County beaches. LEC staff will discuss the turtles’ anatomy and diet, how lighting on the beach can affect their nesting habits, and their connection to the ancient beach of Lyonia Preserve. Participants will create a take-home sea turtle made from recycled materials. Free. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Always ... Patsy Cline, The Musical 

2:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on country singer Patsy Cline’s letters to a longtime fan. 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.

Lost in Yonkers 

2:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. In this play by Neil Simon, Bella is 35 years old, mentally challenged, and living at home with her mother. As the play opens, the mother’s ne'er-do-well son, Eddie, deposits his two young sons at the old lady's doorstep. The boys are left to contend with Grandma, Bella and her secret romance, and Louie, her brother, a small-time hoodlum, in a strange new world called Yonkers. Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students. Visit www.shoestringtheatre.net, or call 386-228-3777.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic 

2:30-4:30 p.m. at Save-a-Lot Plaza, 1382 Howland Blvd., Deltona. Sponsored by SPCA animal rescue. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit animals. Cash only for the shots: $5 rabies or worming; $10 dog 6-in-1 distemper/parvo combo, canine flu, cat 4-way distemper combo, or leptospirosis vaccine; $20 Lyme disease vaccine; $16 feline leukemia or heartworm testing; $12 Bordetella vaccine. Call or text 386-748-8993 for questions.

Free Concert 

3 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 306 W. Wisconsin Ave., DeLand. A free concert on organ, piano and keyboards by Trinity United Methodist’s organist Larry Graham. Call 386-734-4425.

Monday, March 4

AARP Income-Tax Preparation 

9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Wayne G. Sanborn Activity Center, 815 S. Alabama Ave., DeLand. Bring photo IDs, all Social Security cards for the family, tax documents, income forms, birthdate information, all Form 1095s for health-insurance coverage and last year’s tax return. If requesting a direct-deposit refund, bringing a copy of a check is a must. No appointment necessary. Free.

Movies at the Library 

11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Featuring The Bookshop. In a small East Anglian town, a woman decides to open a bookshop despite polite but ruthless local opposition. Emily Mortimer and Bill Nighy star. Rated PG. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

Concert: History of the ’50s and ’60s Through Popular Song 

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. A multimedia show with musician Marc Black performing a wide range of popular songs of the eras. 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.

Tuesday, March 5

Baby Tales 

10 a.m. at the DeBary Public Library, 200 N. Charles R. Beall Blvd. Designed for children from birth to 18 months, this group will offer a gentle introduction to rhyme, stories, songs, finger plays, and other babies. Free. Call 386-668-3835.

AARP Income-Tax Preparation 

10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8093, 351 South U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Bring photo IDs, all Social Security cards for the family, tax documents, income forms, birthdate information, all Form 1095s for health-insurance coverage and last year’s tax return. If requesting a direct-deposit refund, bringing a copy of a check is a must. No appointment necessary. Free.

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 specially designed for infants and toddlers to participate in with their parents and caregivers. Experience nursery rhymes, books and music in a fun and interactive environment. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

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. There is also a play area for pre-walkers and their caregivers. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

Internet Search Basics 

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. Get tips to effectively use search engines to find information online. Free. Space is limited, and registration is required; call 386-822-6430, ext. 20763.

Gametastic! 

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

League of Women Voters of Volusia County 

5:15 p.m. check-inat the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Topic: “Volusia’s Water - Challenges and Solutions.” Volusia County Council Member Deb Denys, Deltona Mayor Heidi Herzberg and Stetson University associate professor of environmental science and studies Dr. Jason Evans will discuss the challenges we face in upgrading or converting certain septic systems, and also what successes have been made throughout the county and state. Free. RSVP to Jeanne Tanke at atjeanne622lwvvc@cfl.rr.com.

Volunteer Income-Tax Assistance 

6-8 p.m. in Stetson University’s Lynn Business Center, Room 318, 345 N. Woodland Blvd. Taxpayers with income below $54,000 may make an appointment to have a free basic income-tax return completed and filed electronically by trained student volunteers. Those seeking help must make an appointment and must present valid photo identification and a Social Security card, a copy of their 2017 tax returns if available, W-2 forms, and bank-account information. Free. Call 211 and follow the prompts, or call the United Way at 386-253-0564 and request a VITA appointment.

Wednesday, March 6

Ash Wednesday 

Today is Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent, and 46 days before Easter. Lent is observed by many Christians as a time for penitence and fasting.

AARP Income-Tax Preparation 

9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Deltona Christian Church, 960 E. Normandy Blvd. Bring photo IDs, all Social Security cards for the family, tax documents, income forms, birthdate information, all Form 1095s for health-insurance coverage and last year’s tax return. If requesting a direct-deposit refund, bringing a copy of a check is a must. No appointment necessary. Free.

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.

Military Officers Club of Volusia County 

11 a.m. in the Grand Villa Assisted Living Theater Room, 350 E. International Speedway Blvd., DeLand. Lunch menu: Southern fried chicken, scalloped potatoes, and coconut cream pie for dessert. The speaker will be producer/writer of Silver Wings Flying Dreams Bill Soucy. Cost: $11. Reservations required; call 386-740-1898.

‘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.

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.

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.

Social Media & the Law 

5:30 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Topics include use of social media evidence in litigation, how your posts could increase your chance of being the victim of a crime, the limits of First Amendment protections, protecting your digital assets, and how your posts can be used against you by employers, insurance, and others. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Thursday, March 7

Building Your Business Group Discussion Meeting 

8:45 a.m. in the MainStreet DeLand Association Office, 100 N. Woodland Blvd., Suite 4. Specifically for businesspeople who are looking for ideas to help grow their business. Free. Call 386-738-0649.

AARP Income-Tax Preparation 

9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Deltona Christian Church, 960 E. Normandy Blvd. Bring photo IDs, all Social Security cards for the family, tax documents, income forms, birthdate information, all Form 1095s for health-insurance coverage and last year’s tax return. If requesting a direct-deposit refund, bringing a copy of a check is a must. No appointment necessary. Free.

Open Sewing Lab 

9:30-11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.  Bring a 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. 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.

AARP Income-Tax Preparation 

10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8093, 351 South U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Bring photo IDs, all Social Security cards for the family, tax documents, income forms, birthdate information, all Form 1095s for health-insurance coverage and last year’s tax return. If requesting a direct-deposit refund, bringing a copy of a check is a must. No appointment necessary. Free.

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.

Crafty Coloring: Spring Flowerpots 

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. Craft a decorated terra-cotta flowerpot with a spring theme using different mediums. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762, or register online at www.volusialibrary.org.

Master Gardener Plant Clinic 

1 p.m. at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Howard Jeffries will demonstrate pruning techniques and discuss reasons for pruning. Participants are encouraged to bring their pruning tools for hands-on experience. Free. Call DeBary Hall at 386-668-3840.

Used-Book Sale 

3-6 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Prices: $1 fiction and nonfiction hardback books and large softback books; $1 for eight small pocket paperback books; $2 a bag for children’s and young-adult books. 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 try their hand at 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.

Four Towns Optimist Club 

6 p.m. at the DeBary Public Library, 200 N. Charles R. Beall Blvd. (U.S. Highway 17-92). Call Clyde Adams at 386-774-6233, or email to clyde.adams1950@gmail.com.

Harlem Renaissance Film Series: Double Feature at the Museum 

6-8 p.m. at the Museum of Art - DeLand, 600 N. Woodland Blvd. Featuring Faith Ringgold: The Last Story Quilt, in which an African-American woman, through patience, perseverance and education, fulfills her dream of becoming an artist, and Betye and Alison Saar: Conjure Women of the Arts, which examines the personal and artistic relationship between artist Betye Saar and her daughter Alison Saar, showing both artists working in their studios, discussing their influences, and collaborating on the installation piece House of Gris Gris. Each film is 30 minutes long. Approximately a half-hour before the films and an hour after the films, have been allotted for guests to see the exhibition “African American: We Too Dream America.” Admission: $10 for nonmembers; free for museum members. Call 386-734-4371, or visit www.MoArtDeLand.org.

Volunteer Income-Tax Assistance 

6-8 p.m. in Stetson University’s Lynn Business Center, Room 318, 345 N. Woodland Blvd. Taxpayers with income below $54,000 may make an appointment to have a free basic income-tax return completed and filed electronically by trained student volunteers. Those seeking help must make an appointment and must present valid photo identification and a Social Security card, a copy of their 2017 tax returns if available, W-2 forms, and bank-account information. Free. Call 211 and follow the prompts, or call the United Way at 386-253-0564 and request a VITA appointment.

Night Waterbody Paddle 

7-9 p.m. Meet at Menard-May Park, 413 S. Riverside Drive, Edgewater. Skilled paddlers can explore the Indian River Lagoon and witness its beauty under the night sky. Participants may see and hear a variety of organisms, including the extremely important horseshoe crab, whose blue blood saves lives. Bring a canoe, kayak or stand-up paddleboard, along with a life preserver, a whistle and a flashlight. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.

Always ... Patsy Cline, The Musical 

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on country singer Patsy Cline’s letters to a longtime fan. 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.

Friday, March 8

AARP Income-Tax Preparation 

9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Wayne G. Sanborn Activity Center, 815 S. Alabama Ave., DeLand. Bring photo IDs, all Social Security cards for the family, tax documents, income forms, birthdate information, all Form 1095s for health-insurance coverage and last year’s tax return. If requesting a direct-deposit refund, bringing a copy of a check is a must. No appointment necessary. Free.

AARP DeBary Chapter 64 

9:30 a.m. at Florence K. Little Town Hall, 12 Colomba Road, DeBary. Dr. Stefik from Coastal Integrative Health Care will speak on “Stem Cell Therapy.” Everyone is welcome. Call Toni Beiser at 386-804-8864.

Used-Book Sale

9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Prices: $1 for fiction and nonfiction hardback books and large softback books; $1 for eight small pocket paperback books; $2 a bag for children’s and young-adult books. Call 386-822-6430.

Volunteer Income-Tax Assistance 

Noon-2 p.m. in Stetson University’s Lynn Business Center, Room 318, 345 N. Woodland Blvd. Taxpayers with income below $54,000 may make an appointment to have a free basic income-tax return completed and filed electronically by trained student volunteers. Those seeking help must make an appointment and must present valid photo identification and a Social Security card, a copy of their 2017 tax returns if available, W-2 forms, and bank-account information. Free. Call 211 and follow the prompts, or call the United Way at 386-253-0564 and request a VITA appointment.

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.

Always ... Patsy Cline, The Musical 

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on country singer Patsy Cline’s letters to a longtime fan. 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.

Saturday, March 9

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.

New Homebuyers Class in English and Spanish 

9 a.m. at the Volusia County Agricultural Center, 3100 E. New York Ave., DeLand. This class will help potential homebuyers prepare to purchase a house, including tips on improving credit scores, and meeting the education requirement for federal down-payment and closing-cost assistance programs available through state and local governments. Free. Advance registration is required. To register, call Patricia Caradonna at 386-822-5778 or email her at pcaradonna@volusia.org.

Photographing Nature 

9-10:30 a.m. Meet at Doris Leeper Spruce Creek Preserve, 3251 N. Dixie Freeway, New Smyrna Beach. Professional photographer Lee Dunkel will offer tips on taking great nature shots. Bring a camera. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.

God's Bath House 

9 a.m.-1 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church of DeLand, 724 N. Woodland Blvd. Showers, clean clothes and support for the homeless. Free. Call 386-734-6212.

Kids Corner 

9:30 a.m. at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Children can hear a St. Patrick’s Day story and make a craft or play an old-fashioned game. Free. Reservations requested. Call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840.

Used-Book Sale 

9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Prices: $3 a bag for fiction and nonfiction hardback books, large softback books and small pocket paperback books; $2 a bag for children’s and young-adult books. Call 386-822-6430.

Used-Book Sale 

9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. at the DeBary Public Library, 200 N. Charles R. Beall Blvd. Gently used books for all ages, music and DVDs are for sale. Hardbacks start at $1, and small paperbacks are 25 cents each or five for $1. Proceeds provide for non-budgeted children’s programs and other activities. Call the library at 386-668-3835.

Youth Celebration of the Arts 

9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Gemini Springs Park, 37 Dirksen Drive, DeBary. Visual and performing arts by public- and private-school students; art alley; ecology, history and science booths; local business booths; food. Free. Call 386-668-5553.

Master Gardener Plant Clinic 

10 a.m.-noon at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Master gardeners will share winter gardening tips and answer questions. Master Gardener Howard Jeffries will demonstrate hands-on pruning from 11 a.m. to noon. Residents can bring their plants for a free checkup. Free. Call 386-822-5778.

CPR/AED Training 

10 a.m.-3 p.m. at First United Methodist Church of DeLand, in the parlor of the Life Enrichment Center (Building 4), 115 E. Howry Ave. Cost: $30 per person for certified training. A light lunch will be provided. Sign up through the First United Methodist Church office at 386-734-5113.

DeLand Bike Rally 

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Motorcycles will line the streets of Downtown DeLand. Live music; prizes; merchant specials; antique motorcycle display. Free.

Splash Day 

11 a.m.-3 p.m. at DeLand Elks Lodge 1463, 614 S. Alabama Ave. Bounce house with waterslides and dunk tank. Free food and drinks for all children. Call 386-738-1463.

Write Word Writers Workshop 

Noon in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. Get writing advice from University High School English teacher Robert Vickery. 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.

Always Nina — A Tennessee Story and Songbook 

7:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. A one-woman musical show with singer/storyteller Nina Cathey Allbert and composer Joan Burr. The program delves into the traditions that define America, telling tales of bikers and beauty queens, teenage moms and evangelists, country folk and millionaires. Tickets: $15 adults and senior citizens; $10 students and children. Call 386-228-3777, or visit shoestringtheatre.net.

Always ... Patsy Cline, The Musical 

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on country singer Patsy Cline’s letters to a longtime fan. 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.

‘America Sings Folk’ 

7:30 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Featuring Joe and Lynn Goldovitz performing songs of Pete Seeger, The Eagles, Bob Dylan and other sounds of the era. Tickets: $10. 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.

‘African American Art: We Too Dream America’ 

Through March 17. 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, or visit www.MoArtDeLand.org.

‘Florida Calcite: Rare Specimens of a Common Mineral’ 

Through May 3. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, at Stetson University’s Gillespie Museum, 234 E. Michigan Ave. View uncommon specimens of our state’s unofficial mineral, calcite. Free admission. Call 386-822-7330, or email gillespie@stetson.edu.

‘Living Waters & the Florida Landscape’ 

Through March 30. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday and Friday, and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, at the Enterprise Heritage Center & Museum, 360 Main St., Enterprise. Free admission. Call 386-259-5900, or visit www.oldenterprise.org.

‘Natural Black: The Nature Quilts of Lauren Austin’ 

Through April 13. 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 gladly accepted. Call 386-736-4004.

‘Patriot’ 

Through March 31. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, in the Visual Arts Gallery at the Mary McLeod Bethune Performing Arts Center, 698 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach. An exhibit of paintings, by DeLand resident Anthony Armstrong, that are a symbolic testament to the continuous struggle of African-Americans to shape a greater nation. Free admission. Call 386-481-2774.

‘Sandy Winters: Creation and Destruction’ 

Through March 24. 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, or visit www.MoArtDeLand.org.