Friday, May 3

Master Gardener Plant Clinic

10-11 a.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Master Gardeners will share gardening tips and answer questions. Residents can bring their plants for a free checkup. Attendees are encouraged to bring a potted plant to swap. Free. Call 386-822-5778.

True Story Film Series

1 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Featuring Bohemian Rhapsody. 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.

Historic Oakdale Cemetery Walk

7-8:30 p.m. Groups leave from the Burgess Pavilion, Bill Dreggors Park, 230 N. Stone St. at West Rich Avenue, DeLand. Presented by the West Volusia Historical Society. Buses leave every 20 minutes. Theme: “Caring Hearts and White Coats.” Hear stories about the heroes and heroines of early health care in West Volusia. Tickets: $10 historical society members; $15 nonmembers. Reservations required; call 386-740-6813.

The Foreigner

7:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. See what can happen when a group of devious characters must deal with a stranger who, they think, knows no English! Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students. Call 386-228-3777.

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

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.

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 4

Farmers Market 

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

‘Get Fit Color Run’ 

8 a.m. registration, 9 a.m. individual race, 10 a.m. family race, at Blue Lake Elementary School, 282 N. Blue Lake Ave., DeLand. Registration fee: $10. Call 386-822-4070, ext. 21959.

Junior Lifeguard Program Tryouts 

8-10 a.m. at the Deltona Family YMCA, 280 Wolf Pack Run. For youth ages 9-15. To qualify, junior lifeguard candidates must pass a physical-skills test that includes swimming 100 yards within two minutes and 15 seconds, treading water for five minutes, and swimming underwater for 10 feet. After qualifying, junior lifeguards will learn about water safety, and first-aid and lifesaving techniques during a weeklong camp. Cost for a one-week camp: $150. Registration can be completed at www.volusia.org/beach.

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.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic 

9 a.m.-noon at the DeLand Lions Club, 400 N. Garfield Ave. Sponsored by Help Animals Inc. Cost: $6 rabies vaccine with certificate and tag: $9 dog vaccine and cat vaccine: $15 Bordetella/kennel cough and $15 feline leukemia; $5 deworming; tapeworm vaccine by the animal’s weight: $12 cats up to 10 pounds or $18 cats over 10 pounds; $12 dogs up to 10 pounds or $18 dogs 11-50 pounds or $27 dogs over 50 pounds; $25 tests for feline leukemia or heartworms. Proceeds will purchase oxygen masks for dogs and cats. Call 386-216-6827 or 386-479-9700, or visit helpanimalsinc.org.

God’s Bathhouse 

9 a.m.-11 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.

‘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.

Baubles and Bling 

10 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Gently used and still-fabulous costume jewelry, purses and other items will be available for purchase. 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 Owl Babies. Free. Reservations are required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

St. Johns River Festival of the Arts 

10 a.m.-6 p.m. in Historic Downtown Sanford, 200 E. First St. A fine-art, fine-crafts festival. Demonstrating artists; live acoustic music; performing artists; a culinary-arts food court; adult beverages; sidewalk art display.

How-to Festival: DIY Math Toys 

11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade can make geometric math toys out of paper. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Grow an Herb Garden 

11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Learn how to grow an herb garden from gardener Paula Peshka. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Paint a Mandala 

11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.Local artist Cher Thompson will guide participants in painting a mandala on a ceramic tile. Free. Registration required; call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Share Space With Snakes 

11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Laura Albert of Lyonia Environmental Center will explain how to share space with snakes as pets and in the wild. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Tie Knots 

11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Deltona resident Harold Brown will show you how to tie several basic knots. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

Junior Lifeguard Program Tryouts 

11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the DeLand Family YMCA, 761 E. International Speedway Blvd. For youth ages 9-15. To qualify, junior lifeguard candidates must pass a physical-skills test that includes swimming 100 yards within two minutes and 15 seconds, treading water for five minutes, and swimming underwater for 10 feet. After qualifying, junior lifeguards will learn about water safety, and first-aid and lifesaving techniques during a weeklong camp. Cost for a one-week camp: $150. Registration can be completed at www.volusia.org/beach.

How-To Festival 

11 a.m.-3 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Crafts, demonstrations, games and other hands-on activities for all ages on a variety of topics. Learn how to decorate a cookie, be a beekeeper, become an amateur radio operator, paint miniatures, play Pokemon TCG, be a better public speaker and leader, propagate plants, prepare for a hurricane, make a family tree, do fun STEM activities, and more! Free for all ages. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

How-To Festival: Fold and Tie 

11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Stop by the “How to” table to learn how to fold an origami heart, tie a scarf five ways, and tie a Windsor knot. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Paper-Bag Puppets 

11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. All ages are invited to make elephant and piggy bag puppets at the “How to” table. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Attract and Retain Employees 

Noon at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Bob Roland of Xperience Benefits will offer tips to help business owners employ and keep staff. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Attract Butterflies and Bees to Your Garden 

Noon at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.  Local gardener Jim Peshka will explain which flowering plants attract pollinators to your garden. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Journey Into Memoirs 

Noon at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Creative-writing instructor M.J. Lucas will explain how to write your story. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Make a Wine-Cork Keychain 

Noon at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.  Create a stylish keychain using beads, a wine cork and a few simple items. Janet Smith will lead this fun craft. Free. Registration required; call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Braid Hair 

Noon-2 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Join Deb Gantt to learn techniques for hair-braiding. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

History Lecture 

1 p.m. at the Enterprise Museum, 360 Main St., Enterprise. Carl Hopf Jr. will present “World War II: A Family Divided. Tales of a Military Brat.” Hopf will talk about his family’s experiences as relayed by relatives and firsthand experiences as an Air Force brat living in Europe. He will also discuss the artifacts displayed in the Enterprise Museum and their meaning and place in history. Free. Call 386-259-5900.

How-To Festival: Finger-Knit a Potholder 

1 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.  Have fun knitting a potholder using your fingers and instructions from Denise Duvall. Tools are not required. Free. Registration required; call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Get Started With Home Automation 

1 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.  Troy Shimkus will share advice on home computerization, starting with locks and lights. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Speak on any Topic in Three Easy Steps 

1 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.  Dean Robertson of Toastmasters will describe steps for public speaking with confidence. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: 20 Habits for a Healthier, Happier Life 

1 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.  Jill Taufer, a registered dietitian nutritionist, will review habits for living your best life. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

‘Rethink Reptiles’ 

1 p.m. at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Laura Albert, the outreach coordinator for Lyonia Environmental Center, will share fascinating facts about reptiles, their life history, native vs. exotic, venomous vs. nonvenomous, sharing space with wildlife, and snakes as pets. She will bring some of the center’s reptile ambassadors. Free. Call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840, or email her at tmestre@volusia.org. 

Children’s Program: ‘What Does Memorial Day Mean?’ 

1:30-2:30 p.m. at the Conrad Center, 137 W. Michigan Ave., DeLand. For children in first through fifth grades. An activity-filled program in which children learn the meaning of Memorial Day, about military service, how to march, fold the American flag and more. Cost: free for children registered with the Volusia County ECHO Rangers; $3 nonmembers. Call 386-740-6813.

How-To Festival: Create Meals From Leftovers 

2 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Personal chef Karen Bagley will demonstrate how to repurpose leftover meat or vegetables into great meals. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Help Your Fearful Dog 

2 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.   Tara Houser of Real Pet Behavior in DeLand will present a five-step plan to help dogs overcome their fears. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Recycle, Reduce and Reuse 

2 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.   Troy Shimkus and Jim Peshka will discuss ways to reduce the amount of waste we generate. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

How-To Festival: Turn a T-shirt Into a Tote 

2 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.   Bring a T-shirt, and take home a tote. Shari Smith of Lyonia Environmental Center will lead participants through the process. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

Popcorn and a Movie 

2-4 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. View two one-hour films, "Plants Behaving Badly, about orchids and carnivorous plants that exhibit intriguing behavior and attracted the attention of Charles Darwin. Free. Reservations are required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum 

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

Mid Florida Wrestling Match 

6 p.m. doors open, 7 p.m. bell, at Palmetto Avenue Baptist Church, 2626 S. Palmetto Ave., Sanford. Heavyweight title match - Moco Loco vs. JB Crude; semi main event - Bill Crude vs. Rex Law, Alex the Destroyer vs. Kool-Aid, Rodz vs. John Strange, Chris Ryan vs. Macho, Psycho Stan Murphy vs. Joseph Mathews. No outside food or drinks. Admission: $1.

Historic Oakdale Cemetery Walk 

7-8:30 p.m. Groups leave from the Burgess Pavilion, Bill Dreggors Park, 230 N. Stone St. at West Rich Avenue, DeLand. Presented by the West Volusia Historical Society. Buses leave every 20 minutes. Theme: “Caring Hearts and White Coats.” Hear stories about the heroes and heroines of early health care in West Volusia. Tickets: $10 historical society members; $15 nonmembers. Reservations required; call 386-740-6813.

The Foreigner 

7:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. See what can happen when a group of devious characters must deal with a stranger who, they think, knows no English! Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students. Call 386-228-3777.

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 5

Farmers Market 

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

National Nurses Week 5K Run/Walk 

7:30-10 a.m. at AdventHealth Fish Memorial, 1061 Medical Center Drive, Summit Building, Orange City. Additional activities include complimentary spa treatments, a photo booth, prizes, balloon and caricature artists, face-painting and other activities for children. All proceeds will benefit nursing-education programs at the hospital. Registration fee: $25.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic 

9-11 a.m. at Garcia’s Mexican Grill, 1498 S. 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.

Baubles and Bling 

10 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Gently used and still-fabulous costume jewelry, purses and other items will be available for purchase. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

St. Johns River Festival of the Arts 

10 a.m.-5 p.m. in Historic Downtown Sanford, 200 E. First St. A fine-art, fine-crafts festival. Demonstrating artists; live acoustic music; performing artists; a culinary-arts food court; adult beverages; sidewalk art display.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic 

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Ace Hardware, 220 N. Charles R. Beall Blvd., DeBary. 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.

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.

True Story Film Series 

1:15 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Featuring Green Book. Free. Call 386-822-6430.

Concert 

2-3 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Featuring the bluegrass band Sandy Back Porch Band. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

The Foreigner 

2:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. See what can happen when a group of devious characters must deal with a stranger who, they think, knows no English! Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students. Call 386-228-3777.

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.

Volusia Music Club 

2:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall of First Congregational Church, UCC, 259 W. University Ave., Orange City, two buildings west of the church. Jerry Bruno, keyboard artist and vocalist, will entertain. Open to the public for a donation of $3. Call 386-851-7871.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic 

2:30-4:30 p.m. at the Save-a-Lot Plaza, 1382 Howland Blvd., Deltona. 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.

Monday, May 6

‘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.

Movies at the Library 

11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Featuring The Favourite. In early 18th-century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne, and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant arrives, her charm endears her to the queen. Rated R. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.

Walk-In E-Lab 

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

Children’s Craft Activities 

3:30 p.m. at the Lake Helen Public Library, 221 N. Euclid Ave. Children ages 8-13 can make a duct-tape-roses bouquet for Mother’s Day. Free. Call 386-228-1152.

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, May 7

Blue Spring Paddle 

9-11 a.m. Meet at the end of West French Avenue, Orange City, about 1 mile past the park entrance. During this leisurely paddling trip, explore the spring while learning about local wildlife and the area’s history. Participants will also learn about water quality and the importance of Florida’s springs as manatee refuges. Bring a kayak, canoe or stand-up paddleboard, along with a life preserver and a whistle. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.

‘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.

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.

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: Coloring 

11:30 a.m. at the Lake Helen Public Library, 221 N. Euclid Ave. For adults age 18 and older. Staff will provide coloring pages, colored pencils and markers. Free. Call 386-228-1152.

Hurricane Preparedness 101 

11:30 a.m. at the DeBary Public Library, 200 N. Charles R. Beall Blvd. Get expert information and answers to questions about what to do to get ready for hurricane season, which starts June 1. Free. Call 386-668-3835.

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.

Computer Basics 

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. Learn basic computer terms, and teach computer mouse skills. Space is limited, and registration is required. Free and open to the public. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20763.

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.

Breastfeeding Class 

6-8 p.m. at the Volusia County Health Department, 775 Harley Strickland Blvd., Orange City. For new and expectant mothers. Lactation consultants from the Health Department’s Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program will offer resources and assistance to breastfeeding mothers. WIC also offers breastfeeding peer-counseling programs. Free. To register, call 866-WIC-FOOD (942-3663).

Wednesday, May 8

‘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.

Deltona Art Club 

9:45 a.m. in the Deltona Regional Library’s Scrub Jay Auditorium, 2150 Eustace Ave. Everyone is welcome to attend. For more information, email to deltonaartclub@gmail.com or visit www.deltonaartclub.com.

Book Discussion Group: The Great Alone 

10 a.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. In this novel by Kristin Hannah, Lenora Allbright is 13 when her father convinces her mother, Cora, to forgo their inauspicious existence in Seattle and move to Kaneq, Alaska. The Allbrights are as green as greenhorns can be, and even first love must endure unimaginable hardship and tragedy as the wilderness tries to claim more victims. Come, even if you have not read the book. Free and open to the public.

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. For adults age 18 and older. 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.

Special-FX Makeup Demo With Michael Davy 

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. Learn about the fascinating world of special-FX makeup with artist Michael Davy with a live demonstration. Free and open to the public. 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.

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 386-668-5092.

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.

Gary Monroe Gallery Reception and Showing of the Film The Last Resort 

5:30-6:30 p.m. gallery reception at the exhibit “Gary Monroe: Photographs and Revelations” in the Museum of Art - DeLand Downtown Galleries, 100 N. Woodland Blvd.; 7-8:30 p.m. showing of the film The Last Resort, at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., DeLand. The Last Resort is a documentary featuring the work of photographers Gary Monroe and Andy Sweet in the 1970s about the Jewish retirees who were a large part of the population in Miami Beach/South Beach at that time. After the film is shown, Monroe will take part in a question-and-answer session. Tickets: $5 museum members and Athens Theatre season-ticket-holders; $10 nonmembers. Call 386-734-4371.

74th Anniversary of V-E Day 

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

Thursday, May 9

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.

‘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.

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.

Eco-Buggy Tour 

11 a.m.-1 p.m. Meet at Longleaf Pine Preserve’s west entrance, 3637 E. New York Ave., DeLand. Ride through Longleaf Pine Preserve, and learn how the lands impact our everyday lives. Bring lunch and a beverage. Participants will stop for lunch at the pavilion, where they will learn about bears and their importance. Participants must walk one-tenth of a mile to climb aboard the eco-buggy. If you are not able to make the walk, mention this when you register; staff will make arrangements. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.

Memory Fun 

1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. Play memory games, puzzles, mazes, and word games that are fun and sharpen our minds. Free and open to the public. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Mother’s Day Critter Corner 

2-2:30 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. For children ages 2-8. One of the LEC’s animal-care volunteers will answer questions about how animal mothers take care of their young. Free. Reservations are required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Used-Book Sale 

3-6 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.

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.

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.

Book Discussion Group: The Great Alone 

5:30 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. In this novel by Kristin Hannah, Lenora Allbright is 13 when her father convinces her mother, Cora, to forgo their inauspicious existence in Seattle and move to Kaneq, Alaska. The Allbrights are as green as greenhorns can be, and even first love must endure unimaginable hardship and tragedy as the wilderness tries to claim more victims. Come, even if you have not read the book. Free and open to the public.

Lecture and Book-Signing

6-8 p.m. at Stetson University's Sandra Stetson Aquatic Center, 2636 Alhambra Ave., DeLand. Stetson professor Jason Evans and author and photographer Lynne Buchanan will discuss Buchanan's book Florida's Changing Waters: A Beautiful World in Peril" and Evans essay in the book "Memory, Restoration and Reflections on our Janus Nature." The book will be available for purchase at $45. Free admission.

Ballet Folklorico Dance Performance 

7-8 p.m. at The Amore Event Venue, 777 Deltona Blvd., Deltona. Mexican regional dances will be performed by dancers from the Instituto Campechano, Campeche, Mexico, a Sister City of Volusia County. Hosted by the Sister Cities Association of Volusia County. Free and open to the public.

Daytona State College Spring Concert 

7:30 p.m. at the News-Journal Center, Davidson Theater, 221 N. Beach St., Daytona Beach. Featuring DSC’s Symphonic Band performing American folk music and Sousa marches. Music faculty Antonios Molfetas will be featured as trumpet soloist with the band in Alfred Reed’s Ode for Trumpet. And the retiring Mike Curb College of Music, Entertainment and Art Chair Dr. Douglas Peterson, at his last concert. Tickets: $10 for ages 13 and older; $5 for children age 12 and younger; free for all DSC students and faculty with proper ID. General seating tickets are available at https://bit.ly/2ZyPdAW, or at the Box Office, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, and two hours prior to showtime. Call 386-226-1927.

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.

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 a.m.-11 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.

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, music; chalk art, face-painting; food, instrument petting zoo and stuffed animal selfies. Admission: $5 children; free for children under age 2; $12 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 Festival 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 call 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.

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.