Friday, May 10

AARP DeBary Chapter 64 

9:30-10 a.m. at Florence K. Little Town Hall, 12 Colomba Road. A guest speaker from the Crime Prevention Task Force will speak about scams, identity theft and fraud. Free and open to the public. Call Toni Beiser at 386-804-8864.

Used-Book Sale 

9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Hardback and large softback books will be sold for $1 each; small paperbacks will be eight for $1; and children’s books will be $2 a bag. Call 386-822-6430.

‘Bag of Books’ Sale 

9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. A wide assortment of paperbacks, hardbacks, magazines and records will be available for purchase. Patrons can fill a plastic grocery bag for $3 or their own recyclable bag for $5. DVDs and CDs are not included. Proceeds will be used to provide library programs. Call 386-789-7207.

Col. Arthur Erwin Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution 

Noon at The Cloisters, 400 E. Howry Ave., DeLand. A DeLeon Springs State Park ranger will present a talk about the human history of the park going back almost 6,000 years. The ranger will also discuss the status of the DAR plaque on the outside of the Old Spanish Sugar Mill restaurant at the park that commemorates the chapter’s hosting of the State Conference in 1930. Women whose ancestors participated in the American Revolution are invited. Call Linda Williamson at 386-734-5974, or visit colonelaerwindar.com.

LEGO Mania 

3:30-4:30 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 time. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

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 Tapas and Wine Festival 

6-9 p.m. along West Indiana Avenue and in Chess Park, Downtown DeLand. An annual fundraiser for the DeLand Area Chamber of Commerce & Orange City Alliance. Tickets: $35 per person, or $55 per couple. Visit www.DeLandChamber.org.

Singin’ in the Rain 

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Adapted from the classic movie of the same name, this show is a lighthearted Hollywood romance about a 1930s movie star’s predicament when a silent film turns talkie and he falls for the talented new voice behind his jealous leading lady’s lip-syncing. Tickets: $29 preferred reserved 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, May 11

Letter Carriers’ Food Drive

Residents are encouraged to place nonperishable food items in a bag by the mailbox for pickup by letter carriers for delivery to local community food banks.

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.

God’s Bathhouse

9-11 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church of DeLand, 724 N. Woodland Blvd. Showers, clean clothes and support for the homeless. Free. Call 386-734-6212.

PAWS in the Garden: An Adoption Affaire

9 a.m.-2 p.m. on the grounds of the Garden Club of DeLand, 865 S. Alabama Ave. Featuring fur babies from the West Volusia and Halifax humane societies.

‘Rocking With Orchids’ Orchid Show and Expo

9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, in Hester Hall, 3150 E. New York Ave., DeLand. Orchids, tropical plants and related items for sale; a Rock Painting Contest for all ages; speakers; displays. Presented by the Volusia County Orchid Society. Admission: $5; free for children under age 12. Visit www.VolusiaCountyOrchidSociety.com.

Used-Book Sale

9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. All non-children’s books will sell for $3 a bag; children’s books will be $2 a bag. 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 will be for sale. Hardbacks start at $1, and small paperbacks cost 25 cents each or are five for $1. Proceeds provide funds for non-budgeted children’s programs and other activities. Call 386-668-3835.

‘Bag of Books’ Sale

9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. A wide assortment of paperbacks, hardbacks, magazines and records will be available for purchase. Patrons can fill a plastic grocery bag for $3 or their own recyclable bag for $5. DVDs and CDs are not included. Proceeds will be used to provide library programs. Call 386-789-7207.

Gala Day, Spirit of Life

9:45 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Cassadaga Spiritualist Camp, 1112 Stevens St. Volusia County Council Member Barbara Girtman will read a proclamation celebrating the camp’s 125th anniversary. A time capsule will be opened and added to in front of Colby Memorial Temple, 1250 Marion St. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., mini-readings at Colby Memorial Temple. Fifteen-minute readings for $25. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., speakers at Slater House, 1188 Chauncey St. A suggested $5 donation is appreciated for each speaker. At 3 p.m., keynote speaker Walter Minning will present “Stories From the First 125 Years.” Learn how Spiritualism came to the area in 1874 and details of the Southern Cassadaga Spiritualist Camp Meeting Association’s founding in 1894. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., various healing modalities, card readers and vendors, to include food, are scattered throughout the camp.

‘Making Memories’ Guided Hike

10-11:30 a.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Participants will learn about the importance of scrub habitat and look for the threatened Florida scrub jay in Lyonia Preserve. Bring home a keepsake photo to remember this special day. Free. Reservations are required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Master Gardener Plant Clinic

10 a.m.-noon at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Volusia County master gardeners will share gardening tips and answer questions. From 11 a.m. to noon, Howard Jeffries will discuss lawn care. Residents can bring their plants for a free checkup. Free. Call 386-822-5778.

Self-Defense Awareness Program for Women

10 a.m.-noon at Orange City City Hall Annex, City Council Chambers, 201 N. Holly Ave. This course is designed to provide women with personal-safety information and an introduction to the physical aspects of self-defense. Participants must be at least age 15; participants under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Free. To register, call Sgt. Rolly Cavida at 386-851-7561 or email to rcavida@ourorangecity.com.

Tech-Free Family Fun Day

11 a.m.-noon at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Children and families can take part in a variety of old-fashioned and new games and make a take-home craft. Bring lunch, and enjoy a picnic on the grounds after the event. Reservations are required by May 9; call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840, or email her at tmestre@volusia.org.

Arts in Bloom Spring Picnic

11 a.m.-4 p.m. along West Georgia Avenue, Downtown DeLand. DIY DeLand Wings; art mural; canvas painting; art workshops for children; music; chalk art; face-painting; food; instrument petting zoo and stuffed-animal selfies. Admission: $5 children; free for adults and for children under age 2; $12 Family Package includes three children and two adults. Call 386-626-7112.

Soap-Making Workshop

11 a.m.-4 p.m. in a booth at the Arts in Bloom Spring Picnic on West Georgia Avenue, Downtown DeLand. Presented by the West Volusia Historical Society. Free. Call 386-740-6813.

Birds of Prey, Part 2

1 p.m. at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Marcia Meara will discuss our most common hawks, the summer visits of swallow-tailed kites, and the falcons that pass through our area during migration. Learn how varied and interesting these birds of prey are, along with information on where to see them, and how to identify them. Free. Call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840, or email tmestre@volusia.org.

‘Volusia County in WWII’

1 p.m. at the Enterprise Museum, 360 Main St., Enterprise. Local historian Dan Friend will discuss the military training and industrial facilities that were established in Volusia County during World War II. Free. Call 386-943-9537.

Creature Feature: Snakes

2-3 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. LEC’s animal-care volunteers will answer questions about snakes. Meet some of the center’s reptile ambassadors. Free. Reservations are required; call 386-789-7207, ext. #21028.

‘Come Hear the Movies’ Concert

7 p.m. at the Dickinson Memorial Library, 148 Albertus Way, Orange City. Featuring the Orange City Orchestra playing soundtracks from popular movies. Call 386-668-8106, or email to rick@orangecityorchestra.com.

Concert by The Vibe Band

7-9 p.m. at The Center at Deltona, 1640 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd. There will be limited seating inside the ballroom to accommodate guests who wish to dance. The Center will offer a full cash bar, freshly made popcorn and a variety of movie-theater-style snacks and candy. No outside food or beverages will be permitted. Free admission. Call 386-878-8900.

Singin’ in the Rain

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Adapted from the classic movie of the same name, this show is a lighthearted Hollywood romance about a 1930s movie star’s predicament when a silent film turns talkie and he falls for the talented new voice behind his jealous leading lady’s lip-syncing. Tickets: $29 preferred reserved 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, May 12

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day from the staff of The West Volusia Beacon, your hometown newspaper.

‘Rocking With Orchids’ Orchid Show and Expo

9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, in Hester Hall, 3150 E. New York Ave., DeLand. Orchids, tropical plants and related items for sale; a Rock Painting Contest for all ages; speakers; displays. Presented by the Volusia County Orchid Society. Admission: $5; free for children under age 12. Visit www.VolusiaCountyOrchidSociety.com.

DeLand Indie Market

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

Flowers for Mom

1-2 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Using upcycled materials provided by the LEC, participants will make a unique Mother’s Day card and flower pen. Free. Space and supplies are limited, and registration is required. Call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

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.

‘Bag of Books’ Sale

1-5 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. A wide assortment of paperbacks, hardbacks, magazines and records will be available for purchase. Patrons can fill a plastic grocery bag for $3 or their own recyclable bag for $5. DVDs and CDs are not included. Proceeds will be used to provide library programs. Call 386-789-7207.

Singin’ in the Rain

2:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Adapted from the classic movie of the same name, this show is a lighthearted Hollywood romance about a 1930s movie star’s predicament when a silent film turns talkie and he falls for the talented new voice behind his jealous leading lady’s lip-syncing. Tickets: $29 preferred reserved 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.

Monday, May 13

Movies at the Library

11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Featuring If Beale Street Could Talk. A woman in Harlem embraces her pregnancy while she and her family struggle to prove her fiance innocent of a crime. Rated R. 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. Open to all senior citizens beyond the age of 50. Program: The West Volusia Chorus will perform. Bring a dish to share, and a friend. Free. Call 386-775-2766.

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.

Children’s Craft Activities

3:30 p.m. at the Lake Helen Public Library, 221 N. Euclid Ave. Children ages 8-13 can make structures from pool noodles and toothpicks. The challenge is to build the tallest structure that doesn’t fall over. Free. Call 386-228-1152.

Alzheimer's Support Group

7 p.m. at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, in the Small Ministries Room, 319 W. Wisconsin Ave., DeLand. All loved ones and caregivers of those with Alzheimer's/dementia are welcome. Free. Call Lorna Lind at 386 736-1487.

Tuesday, May 14

Spring Foliage Forum

9:30 a.m.-noon at the Volusia County Agricultural Center, 3100 E. New York Ave., DeLand. Speakers will talk about the following topics: 9:30-9:55 a.m. Mediterranean integrated pest management; 9:55-10:20 a.m. Biological control of leatherleaf ferns; 10:20-11:10 a.m. Hops production; 11:10-11:35 a.m. Pesticides for ornamentals; 11:35 a.m.-noon Industrial hemp production. Participants can earn up to three continuing-education credits. Lunch will be provided by BioSafe Systems. Free and open to the public. Reservations are required by May 10. Call Karen Stauderman or Cyndi Rabey at 386-822-5778.

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.

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.

Bereavement Support Group

11 a.m. at the Alliance Community, Lindstrom Community Center, 600 S. Florida Ave., DeLand. Hosted by Kindred Hospice. All are welcome. Call Kathy Seibert at 386-274-1004, or email her at Kathleen.Seibert@kindredhospicecare.com.

DeBary Book Club

11 a.m. at the DeBary Public Library, 200 N. Charles R. Beall Blvd. Book selection: Edward Kelsey Moore’s The Supremes Sing the Happy Heartache Blues. The novel, which is the sequel to the best-selling The Supremes at Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat, is an exuberant and poignant story of passions, family and forgiveness. The book is available for checkout in multiple formats, including print and e-book. 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. There is also a play area for pre-walkers and their caregivers. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

Adult Program: Puzzles

11:30 a.m. at the Lake Helen Public Library, 221 N. Euclid Ave. For adults age 18 and older. Choose from puzzles ranging from 100 to 1,000 pieces. Free. Call 386-228-1152.

Open Paper-Crafts Lab

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Bring a project, or use the library’s Cricut Explore One, an electronic cutting machine for projects and crafts. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

Internet Basics

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. Learn basic internet terms and get tips to stay safe online. Space is limited, and registration is required. Free and open to the public. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20763.

COPD Support Group

3 p.m. in the AdventHealth DeLand classrooms, 701 W. Plymouth Ave. For anyone diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and their loved ones. This meeting features professional speakers. Free valet parking with oxygen and wheelchair assistance is available. Free. To RSVP, call Dave Thompson at 386-943-4847 or email him at David.Thompson@AdventHealth.com.

Family Fun at the Library

3:30 p.m. at the Lake Helen Public Library, 221 N. Euclid Ave. Staff will provide an assortment of board games, coloring sheets and Lego challenges. All ages are welcome. Free. Call 386-228-1152.

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.

Volusia County Chapter Hearing Loss Association of America

4:30 p.m. at Perkins Restaurant, 1405 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Learn about new developments in hearing technology, and meet other hearing-impaired people who can offer personal insights. Bring a list of any questions regarding hearing loss and how to overcome it. Email to annekellner@gmail.com.

Animé for Adults

5:30 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Enjoy anime shows, and enter a drawing for a free 30-day premium pass to crunchyroll.com. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

‘My Life as a Body Painter’

6 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Award-winning body painter Mandi Ilene will share her experiences. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Talk About Feral Hogs

7 p.m. at the Volusia County Agricultural Center, 3100 E. New York Ave., DeLand. An expert panel will discuss field and lawn damage caused by free-roaming hogs. The $5 registration fee can be paid at the door with cash or checks made payable to University of Florida. Call Cynthia Rabey at 386-822-5778 or email her at cynthia.rabey@ufl.edu.   

Wednesday, May 15

Bridge Lessons

9-11 a.m. at the DeLand Bridge Club, 165 Deerfoot Road. For people who want to improve their game. Cost per session: $10 Bridge Club members; $12 nonmembers. For information on the classes and daily duplicate bridge games, visit www.delandbridge.com or call 386-734-7170.

Indian River Lagoon Paddle

9-11 a.m. Meet at Mary McLeod Bethune Beach Park, 6656 S. Atlantic Ave., New Smyrna Beach. Paddlers may encounter manatees and dolphins while exploring the waters of the Indian River Lagoon. Bring a kayak, canoe or stand-up paddleboard, along with a life preserver and a whistle. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.

Computer Skills Class: E-Books and More

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

Book Club

10 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Members and guests are asked to read The Supremes at Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat by Edward Kelsey Moore. 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.

‘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. 1, 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. Please call and leave a message for an appointment. Call 386-320-0110 or 386-320-0633.

On Patrol in Alligator Alley

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Wildlife officer and author Bob Lee will talk about chasing poachers and wildlife violators. Discover the excitement, dangers and disasters that game wardens face every day on the job. Books and DVDs will be for sale. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

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.

Taylor Middle-High School Senior Awards Ceremony

6:30 p.m. in the Taylor Middle-High School auditorium, 100 E. Washington Ave., Pierson.

Free Fallin: The Legacy Tour, A Tribute to Tom Petty

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Tickets: $30 preferred reserved seating (first five rows center orchestra and first two rows center balcony); $26 general reserved seating. A $3-per-ticket processing charge and 6.5-percent sales tax will be added to each purchase. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Thursday, May 16

‘Grow With Google: Using Data to Drive Growth’

8:15 a.m. at The Table Restaurant, 100 E. New York Ave., Downtown DeLand. Hosted by the MainStreet DeLand Association. Led by Google professional trainer Pamela Starr. Learn how to identify online strategies to help you achieve your business goals; use the right Google tools to help you find the answers you need; incorporate the data into your business plan; find out who your most valuable website visitors are and learn how to reach them. Free. Call 386-738-0649.

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.

Eco-Buggy Brunch and Learn

9:30-11:30 a.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. During a ride through Lyonia Preserve, learn about the importance of scrub habitat and keep an eye out for scrub jays, gopher tortoises and other wildlife. Afterward, meet and learn about a native animal while enjoying brunch. Free. Space is limited to 25 participants. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

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.

Crafting at the Library

10 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Make a mystery craft. Supplies will be provided. Registration required; call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

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.

Family Fun at the Library

3:30 p.m. at the Lake Helen Public Library, 221 N. Euclid Ave. Staff will provide an assortment of board games, coloring sheets and Lego challenges. All ages are welcome. Free. Call 386-228-1152.

Vietnam Veterans of America, Daytona Beach Chapter 1048

5 p.m. social hour, 6 p.m. meeting, at 5810 S. Williamson Blvd., Port Orange. To join the chapter, bring your DD 214. Call Rod Phillips at 386-690-9553, email him at cobra1-1st@gmail.com, or visit www.va1048.com.

Talk on the Greek Islands

5 p.m. at the Hampton Inn, 20 Summit Place, DeLand. Sponsored by Roseborough Travel. Learn about the Greek Islands, the culture, food and its people. Free. Call 386-337-0189.

Deltona High School Senior Awards Ceremony

6:30 p.m. in the Deltona High School auditorium, 100 Wolf Pack Run.

Friday, May 17

Garage Sale

8 a.m.-5 p.m. at 1043 E. Decarlo Drive., Deltona. Hosted by the St. Vincent de Paul Society. All proceeds will assist in providing emergency services to people in the community.

Homebuyer Class

9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Volusia County Agricultural Center, 3100 E. New York Ave., DeLand. A class to help potential homebuyers prepare to purchase a house. Topics include tips on improving credit scores, meeting the education requirement for a federal down payment, and closing-cost-assistance programs available through state and local governments. Free. Advance registration required; call Patricia Caradonna at 386-822-5778, or email her at pcaradonna@volusia.org.

Photo Memory Quilt Workshop

10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the African American Museum of the Arts, 325 S. Clara Ave., DeLand. Presented by Lauren Austin. Participants will use family photos, memorabilia and keepsakes to develop their own stories and as inspiration to create their own art quilts.  Knowledge or experience with quilting is not necessary. Knowledge and experience of sewing with a sewing machine is helpful but not required. Cost: $10. Space limited; reservations required. Call 386-736-4004.

True Story Film Series

1 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Featuring On the Basis of Sex. Free.Call 386-822-6430.

LEGO Mania

3:30-4:30 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 time. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.

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.

Family Movie Night: Chicken Little

 

6:30-8:30 p.m. at The Bible Chapel, 138 Dirksen Drive, DeBary. Popcorn and candy will be provided. Free.

All Roads Lead Home Tour: A Journey Through the Music of The Eagles

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Tickets: $30 preferred reserved seating (first five rows center orchestra and first two rows center balcony); $26 general reserved seating. A $3-per-ticket processing charge and 6.5-percent sales tax will be added to each purchase. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Southern Fried Funeral

7:30 p.m. at the Daytona Playhouse, 100 Jessamine Blvd. Dewey Frye is dead, and the rest of his family is left to pick up the pieces, if they don’t kill each other first. A bighearted comedy about family — Southern-style. Opening night. Tickets: $20 adults; $18 senior citizens (age 55 and above); $8 youth (age 18 and under). Call 386-255-2431, or visit www.DaytonaPlayhouse.org.

Saturday, May 18

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.

Pancake Breakfast

8-10 a.m. at First United Methodist Church of DeLand, in the Life Enrichment Center, 115 E. Howry Ave. A fundraiser for the Mercy Hour and The House Next Door. Tickets: $8 per adult in advance; $5 per child age 11 and younger in advance; $10 per person at the door on the day of the event. Call 386-734-5113.

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.

Green Industries Best Management Practices Lawn and Landscape Workshop

8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the Boys & Girls Club, 935 S. Adelle Ave., DeLand. Those attending will learn environmentally safe landscaping practices, and what impact the best management practices will have on their business or municipality. 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 cynthia.rabey@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, May 10. The fee includes morning refreshments, lunch and take-home materials.

Garage Sale

8 a.m.-5 p.m. at 1043 E. Decarlo Drive., Deltona. Hosted by the St. Vincent de Paul Society. All proceeds will assist in providing emergency services to people in the community.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic

8:30-11 a.m. at Royal Oaks Professional Plaza, 124 Treemonte Drive, Orange City. Sponsored by SPCA animal rescue. All vaccinations are administered by a licensed veterinarian; clinic is licensed and permitted. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products will be available for purchase; credit card acceptable to buy products. Cash only for the shots: $5 rabies vaccine or worming; $10 dog 6-in-1 distemper/parvo combo, canine flu, cat 4-way distemper combo or leptospirosis vaccine; $12 Bordetella vaccine; $16 feline leukemia vaccine or heartworm testing; $20 Lyme disease testing. Call or text 386-748-8993 for questions.

God’s Bathhouse

9-11 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church of DeLand, 724 N. Woodland Blvd. Showers, clean clothes and support for the homeless. Free. Call 386-734-6212.

Eco-Buggy Tour

9:30-11:30 a.m. Meet at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Learn about the importance of scrub habitat during this leisurely eco-buggy ride through Lyonia Preserve. Participants will look for scrub jays, gopher tortoises and other wildlife. After the ride, the group will head inside the center to learn about a native animal while enjoying brunch. Wear closed-toe shoes. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.

Heritage Gardening Workshop: Flying Pollinators

9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Conrad Center, 137 W. Michigan Ave., DeLand. Master Gardeners will talk about what it takes to start a butterfly or pollinator garden. Attendees will receive a starter plant. Cost: $5. Reservations required; call 386-740-6813.

‘Bag of Books’ Sale

9:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. A wide assortment of paperbacks, hardbacks, magazines and records will be available for purchase. Patrons can fill a plastic grocery bag for $3 or their own recyclable bag for $5. DVDs and CDs are not included. Proceeds will be used to provide library programs. Call 386-789-7207.

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 Armadillo’s Orange. Free. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

WADE (Water And Drowning Education) Day

10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Dewey O. Boster Sports Complex, 1200 Saxon Blvd., Deltona. Learn to be water-safe during the summer season, including learning about drowning dangers. Exhibits and displays will be near the Little League fields. Free. Call 386-878-8755.

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. Writers of fiction, nonfiction and poetry will be encouraged to help each other produce polished works that could be published. Free and open to the public. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Bowling for Charity

1 p.m. at Sunshine Lanes, 595 E. International Speedway Blvd., DeLand. A bowling fundraiser to benefit the Volusia County Corvette Association's Charity Fund. Entry fee (covers two games of bowling and shoes: $6; Donations will be based on your pledge and how many pins you knock down. A pledge form will be provided at signup. Trophies for men and women will be awarded, 50/50 drawing, "Last Bowler Standing" contest and more.

Concert

1 p.m. in DeBary Hall Historic Site’s theater, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Members of the Central Florida Accordion Club will perform, and will discuss their art form and display their instruments. Free. Call 386-668-3840.

Movies at the Library

1 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Featuring Anchors Aweigh. Frank Sinatra and Gene Kelly portray two sailors on liberty in this 1945 musical. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic

3-4:30 p.m. at Luigi’s Pizza & Italian Restaurant, in the Brandywine Shopping Village, 3138 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Sponsored by SPCA animal rescue. All vaccinations are administered by a licensed veterinarian; clinic is licensed and permitted. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products will be available for purchase; credit card acceptable to buy products. Cash only for the shots: $5 rabies vaccine or worming; $10 dog 6-in-1 distemper/parvo combo, canine flu, cat 4-way distemper combo or leptospirosis vaccine; $12 Bordetella vaccine; $16 feline leukemia vaccine or heartworm testing; $20 Lyme disease testing. Call or text 386-748-8993 for questions.

Roller Derby Match

4:30 p.m. doors open, 5 p.m. match begins at The Rink, 1779 N. Spring Garden Ave., DeLand. Featuring the Thunder City Derby Sirens of DeLand vs. the Gold Coast Derby Grrls of Fort Lauderdale in a flat-track roller-derby competition. Bring a chair for track-side seating. Food and beverages sold from the Brickhouse Food Truck. Tickets: $5 in advance; $8 at the door; free for children age 11 and younger with a paid adult. Visit derbysirens.com or email to info@derbysirens.com.

University High School Senior Awards Ceremony

5:30 p.m. in the University High School gym, 1000 W. Rhode Island Ave., Orange City.

All Roads Lead Home Tour: A Journey Through the Music of The Eagles

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Tickets: $30 preferred reserved seating (first five rows center orchestra and first two rows balcony); $26 general reserved seating. A $3-per-ticket processing charge and 6.5-percent sales tax will be added to each purchase. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

The Crew Big Band Concert

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 in advance; $19 nonmembers at the door; $8 students. Call 386-668-5553.

‘The Music of the Spheres’

7:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. A staged reading of an original play by David Finkle. This brand-new play explores the intriguing story of the man who changed our view of the universe: Johannes Kepler. He was an astronomer and astrologer and the world’s first science-fiction author. Kepler’s unrelenting search for the truth of the cosmos brings him into conflict with the Catholic Church, the Holy Roman emperor, and Lutherans who want to burn his mother for witchcraft. Tickets: $15 adults and senior citizens; $10 students and children. Call 386-228-3777, or visit www.shoestringtheatre.net.

Southern Fried Funeral

7:30 p.m. at the Daytona Playhouse, 100 Jessamine Blvd. Dewey Frye is dead, and the rest of his family is left to pick up the pieces, if they don’t kill each other first. A bighearted comedy about family — Southern-style. Tickets: $20 adults; $18 senior citizens (age 55 and above); $8 youth (age 18 and under). Call 386-255-2431, or visit www.DaytonaPlayhouse.org. 

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.

‘The Art of Containment: Sculpture by Robert Thiele’

Through May 26. 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 in the U-Boat War’

Through June 8. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, at the Enterprise Museum, 360 Main St., Enterprise. This exhibit features artifacts relating to German U-boat activity off the coast of Florida during World War II. Free admission. Private tours can be scheduled for other times and days. Call 386-259-5900.

‘Gary Monroe: Photographs and Revelations’

Through June 2. 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.

‘Grace Hartigan: Retrospective’

Through May 26. 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.