West Volusia Calendar of Events 11.2-10.18

Friday, Nov. 2

DeLand Sport Aviation Showcase

8 a.m.-5 p.m. on the DeLand Municipal Airport, 2025 Industrial Drive. Light wind aircraft flights; demonstration flights; forums; workshops; speakers; entertainment. Tickets: $20 one-day pass for adults, $40 three-day pass; EAA and AOPA discounts $15 for one day, $30 for three days; youth ages 11-17 $10 for one day, $20 for three day; free for youth age 10 and younger. Visit www.sportaviationshowcase.com.

Master Gardeners Plant Clinic

10-11 a.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Master Gardeners will share winter gardening tips and answer questions, as well as discuss fertilizers and fertilizer labels. Free. Call 386-822-5778.

Public Safety Job Fair

10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Daytona State College's Advanced Technology College, 1770 N. Technology Blvd., Daytona Beach. The event will feature recruiters representing nearly 70 agencies, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation and other law enforcement, corrections, firefighting, emergency medical services, EVAC units and more. Job-seekers should come prepared with their resumes in hand, dressed for success, and ready to talk about their work history, education or military service.

The Art of the Heart

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Victoria Gardens clubhouse, 1001 Garden Club Drive, DeLand. Live art demonstrations and an imaginative display of unique “heart art” by local artist Lauren Breegle. Over a heart-healthy lunch, cardiac experts will explain the latest cutting-edge technology, treatments and screenings available at Florida Hospitals in Volusia and Flagler counties. Free. Space is limited. To RSVP, visit FHcardiac.org or call 386-231-4275.

‘Celebrating Veterans’: DeLand’s Tugboats

1 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Dan Friend will share fascinating facts about the U.S. Army tugboats that were built in DeLand and the Lake Beresford Boatworks' contribution to history from Normandy to Vietnam. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

Volusia County Fair and Youth Show

4 p.m. gates open at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, 3150 E. New York Ave. (East State Road 44), DeLand. 5 p.m. midway opens. 6 p.m. breeding ewe show. Coca-Cola Night 4-7 p.m. students age 18 and younger with ID admitted for free with an empty Coca-Cola product can; $20 ride bracelet until 9 p.m. Gate admission: $10 general admission for age 13 and older; $7 children ages 6-12; free for children age 5 and younger with paid adult. Visit www.volusiacountyfair.com.

Opening Reception for ‘Barbara Neijna — Full Circle: Considering Infinity’

5-7 p.m. at the Museum of Art - DeLand Downtown Galleries, 100 N. Woodland Blvd. Refreshments. Admission: $10; free for museum members. Call 386-734-4371.

Food Truck First Fridays

5-9 p.m. at Blake Park, 437 S. Lakeview Drive, Lake Helen. Food and drinks for sale; music.

Opening Reception and Awards Ceremony for the Stetson University Undergraduate Juried Art Exhibit

6-8 p.m. at Stetson University's Homer and Dolly Hand Art Center, 139 E. Michigan Ave. Awards presented at 7 p.m. Free. Visit www2.stetson.edu/hand-art-center, or call 386-822-7271.

Artisan Alley Friday Night Growers and Makers Market

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

Movie Night

6:30 p.m. at Calvary Chapel West Volusia, 2225 S. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Featuring War Room. Free admission, food and drinks.

Stetson Homecoming Showcase Concert

6:30 p.m. in the H. Douglas Lee Chapel in Stetson University’s Elizabeth Hall, 421 N. Woodland Blvd. The concert will feature a variety of student soloists and chamber ensembles, including a string quartet, a chamber choir, a guitar ensemble/quartet and a jazz combo. Free. Call 386-822-8950. 

Blithe Spirit

7:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. This much-revived classic written by Noel Coward offers up fussy, cantankerous novelist Charles Condomine, remarried but haunted (literally) by the ghost of his late wife, the clever and insistent Elvira, who is called up by a visiting “happy medium,” one Madame Arcati. Opening night. Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students. Call 386-228-3777.

Dick Clark’s Caravan of Stars

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Ron Seggi and his orchestra will perform music from the 1950s-’80s. Tickets: $25 preferred reserved seating (first five rows center orchestra, and first two rows center balcony); $22 general reserved seating; $20 senior citizens. A $3-per-ticket processing charge and 6.5-percent sales tax will be added to all purchases. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Saturday, Nov. 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.

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.

DeLand Sport Aviation Showcase

8 a.m.-5 p.m. on the DeLand Municipal Airport, 2025 Industrial Drive. Light wind aircraft flights; demonstration flights; forums; workshops; speakers; entertainment. Tickets: $20 one-day pass for adults, $40 three-day pass; EAA and AOPA discounts $15 for one day, $30 for three days; youth ages 11-17 $10 for one day, $20 for three days; free for youth age 10 and younger, and students with IDs. Visit www.sportaviationshowcase.com.

Fall Country Jamboree

9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Barberville Pioneer Settlement, 1776 Lightfoot Lane (just west of U.S. Highway 17 just off of State Road 40). Folk festival; living history; arts and crafts; six stages of folk-music workshops and jams; old-time barn dancing; sugar-cane boil and barbecue pork and chicken; storytelling; silent auction. Cost: $10 adults; $5 children ages 6-12; free for children under age 6 and for members. Free parking and shuttle bus. Visit www.PioneerSettlement.org, or call 386-749-2959.

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 I’m a Turkey!. Free. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

An Introduction to Genealogy

10 a.m.-noon at the Conrad Center, 137 W. Michigan Ave., DeLand. Presented by the West Volusia Historical Society History Seekers and ECHO Youth Program. Learn how to fill in your own family tree. Admission: $3; free to Historical Society members. For reservations, call 386-740-6813 (noon-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday), or email to delandhouse@msn.com.

60th-Anniversary Celebration

10 a.m.-noon at Stetson University’s Gillespie Museum, 234 E. Michigan Ave. Learn how to start a rock and mineral collection. Free.

Craft Fair

10 a.m.-2 p.m. in First Congregational United Church of Christ’s parish house, 107 N Euclid Ave., Lake Helen. Also, a hot-dog lunch. Call 386-218-5976.

Arts & Crafts Festival

10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Deltona City Hall, 2345 Providence Blvd. Featuring artists from Deltona and West Volusia. Photography; painting; knitted items; crocheted items; woodworking; handmade jewelry and ceramics. Live music and food vendors in the courtyard. Free.

Arts and Crafts Show

10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8093, 351 South U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Community art and craft show; large bake sale; Boy Scouts will sell Christmas wreaths; local vendors; COP fingerprinting children for parents; food and drinks for sale. Free admission.

Volusia County Fair and Youth Show

11 a.m. gates open at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, 3150 E. New York Ave. (East State Road 44), DeLand. Noon midway opens; 3 p.m. European Continental Heifer Show; 6 p.m. Florida Commercial Brahman Heifer Show. 7 p.m. Freestyle BMX and Skateboarding Show. $25 ride bracelet until 7 p.m. Gate admission: $10 general admission for age 13 and older; $7 children ages 6-12; free for children age 5 and younger with paid adult. Visit www.volusiacountyfair.com.

Snake Talk

Noon at Hontoon Island State Park, 2309 River Ridge Road, DeLand. Meet the park’s resident snakes. Learn about other snakes you might find on the island, snake safety, and the important role snakes play in our ecosystems. Guests can ask questions and hold one of the park’s friendly, nonvenomous snakes. Bring a camera! Free.

Write Word Writers Workshop

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

Puerto Rican and Multicultural Festival

Noon-7 p.m. at Gemini Springs Park, 37 Dirksen Drive, DeBary. Live entertainment; food and drinks. Free admission.

Stetson University vs. Morehead State University Football Game

1 p.m. at Spec Martin Memorial Stadium, 260 E. Euclid Ave., DeLand. Tickets: $20-$50. Visit www.gohatters.com.

DeLand Original Music Festival

1 p.m.-1 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4, on various stages throughout Downtown DeLand. Tickets: $10 in advance; $15 at the gate; free for children age 12 and younger.

‘A Walk Through Time’ Hike

2:30-4 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Learn about Lyonia Preserve’s history during a 2-mile guided hike. Participants will walk on unpaved sugar-sand trails and visit the preserve’s large wetland. Free. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Chili Dinner and Silent Auction

5-7 p.m. at St. Jude’s Episcopal Church, 815 E. Graves Ave., Orange City. Takeout is available. Cost: $10. Beer-tasting for $10. Visit www.stjudescentralflorida.org, or call 386-775-6200.

Celebrate Native Americans Month Event

5-8 p.m. at Blue Spring State Park, 2100 W. French Ave., Orange City. Learn about what life was like as part of the area’s earliest settlers, the Timucuans. Learn about the role that native plants played in medicinal and everyday use and other survival techniques. Demonstrations and displays, and stories around a campfire. Park admission applies; after-hours passes will be available at the ranger station on the day of the program.

Murder Mystery Dinner Fundraiser

5-9 p.m. at Woodland Towers, 113 W. Chipola Ave., DeLand. Featuring The Most Wonderful Crime of the Year. Also, a silent auction.Proceeds to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. Tickets (dinner, theater and two drinks): $35. For tickets, call Senior Helpers at 386-736-2227, or purchase tickets at the door on the day of the event.

‘Rock the Hall’ Fundraiser

5-9:30 p.m. at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Live music; food trucks will be selling food and drinks. Bring lawn chairs on which to sit. Admission: $5.

‘Clash in Celery City’ Wrestling Match

6 p.m. doors open, 7 p.m. bell time, at Palmetto Avenue Baptist Church, 2626 S. Palmetto Ave., Sanford. Presented by Mid-Florida Wrestling. Proceeds from raffle-ticket sales will benefit the Guardian Ad Litem Program. New unwrapped toys will be collected. Free admission.

Blithe Spirit

7:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. This much-revived classic written by Noel Coward offers up fussy, cantankerous novelist Charles Condomine, remarried but haunted (literally) by the ghost of his late wife, the clever and insistent Elvira, who is called up by a visiting “happy medium,” one Madame Arcati. Opening night. Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students. Call 386-228-3777.

Phantasmagoria IX ‘Homecoming’

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Live performers, “Phantastical” dance, explosive stage combat, large-scale puppetry, and haunting storytelling combine to create a tapestry of macabre and whimsical horror! For those age 8 and older. Tickets: $40 VIP package or $25 preferred reserved seating (first five rows center orchestra, and first two rows center balcony); $35 VIP package or $20 general reserved seating. VIP package includes early entry; pre-show performance; souvenir poster; drink; post-show performance. A $3-per-ticket processing charge and 6.5-percent sales tax will be added to all purchases. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Sunday, Nov. 4

Last Day of Early Voting

Today is the last day of early voting in the Nov. 6 election. You can vote 7 a.m.-7 p.m. at any of five locations in Volusia County, including the first-floor training room in the Thomas C. Kelly Administration Center, 123 W. Indiana Ave., DeLand; and the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Call 386-736-5930.

Daylight Saving Time Ends

At 2 a.m., set clocks and watches back one hour as daylight saving time comes to an end for this year.

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.

All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast

7:30-11:30 a.m. at Florence K. Little Town Hall, 12 Colomba Road, DeBary. Pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, coffee and orange juice. Donations gladly accepted. Call Don Neyer at 386-216-5461.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic

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

Fall Country Jamboree

9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Barberville Pioneer Settlement, 1776 Lightfoot Lane (just west of U.S. Highway 17 just off of State Road 40). Folk festival; living history; arts and crafts; six stages of folk-music workshops and jams; old-time barn dancing; sugar-cane boil and barbecue pork and chicken; storytelling; silent auction. Cost: $10 adults; $5 children ages 6-12; free for children under age 6 and for members. Free parking and shuttle bus. Visit www.PioneerSettlement.org, or call 386-749-2959.

Firefighters Open House

10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Deltona Fire Station 65, 2983 Howland Blvd. Live demonstrations of vehicle extrications; Firematics exercises by the Deltona Fire Explorers; live fire-sprinkler demonstration; displays including special operations/hazardous materials, emergency medical helicopters and kids fire hose flowing. Firefighters will lead a class on fire safety in the station’s classroom. There will also be a disc jockey, free hot dogs and drinks, face-painting and a bounce house. Free.

Volusia County Fair and Youth Show

11 a.m. gates open at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, 3150 E. New York Ave. (East State Road 44), DeLand. Family Day. 11 a.m. Poultry Contests; noon midway opens; 1 p.m. Amateur Talent Show; 6 p.m. Tapatio Mariachi Band. $20 ride bracelet until 7 p.m. Gate admission: $10 general admission for age 13 and older; $7 children ages 6-12; free for children age 5 and younger with paid adult. Visit www.volusiacountyfair.com.

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. Cash only for shots: $5 rabies; $10 dog 6-in-1 distemper/parvo combo, canine flu, cat 4-way distemper combo, or leptospirosis; $16 feline leukemia or heartworm testing; $20 Lyme disease; $12 Bordetella; $5 worming. Call 386-748-8993.

Christmas Assistance Sign-Up

Noon-2 p.m. at the Orange City Sorosis Club, 222 E. University Ave. Registration requirements: proof of Orange City residency (photo ID with current address, and utility statement); proof of income (all adults listed in household must provide a current pay stub); proof of receiving state or county assistance like food stamps; and proof of family size (birth certificate for each child or official guardianship papers); current report card or school ID for each child in VPK through 12th grade. Call 386-775-6814, or leave a message on Facebook.

Puerto Rican and Multicultural Festival

Noon-7 p.m. at Geminis Springs Park, 37 Dirksen Drive, DeBary. Live entertainment; food and drinks. Free admission.

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.

Documentary Film Series

1:15 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Featuring: Won’t You Be My Neighbor? This documentary explores the life, lessons and legacy of iconic children’s television host Fred Rogers. Free. Call 386-822-6430.

Popcorn and a Movie

2-3 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Watch sharks hunt along the volcanic reefs of Cocos Island in the documentary Shark Mountain. Free popcorn will be served. Drinks and snacks will be available for purchase. Free admission. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Blithe Spirit

2:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. This much-revived classic written by Noel Coward offers up fussy, cantankerous novelist Charles Condomine, remarried but haunted (literally) by the ghost of his late wife, the clever and insistent Elvira, who is called up by a visiting “happy medium,” one Madame Arcati. Opening night. Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students. Call 386-228-3777.

Super Sharks

3-4 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Learn about the importance of sharks and how we can help protect these fierce predators. Afterward, participants will take part in hands-on activities and make a craft. Bring a camera to capture some fun photos in the shark photo booth. This program is appropriate for children age 6 to adult. Free. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic

3-4:30 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. Cash only for shots: $5 rabies; $10 dog 6-in-1 distemper/parvo combo, canine flu, cat 4-way distemper combo, or leptospirosis; $16 feline leukemia or heartworm testing; $20 Lyme disease; $12 Bordetella; $5 worming. Call or text 386-748-8993.

Monday, Nov. 5

‘Celebrating Veterans’: At Your Service

1 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Veterans and their spouses can learn about benefits, services and resources in an informative presentation from Volusia County Veterans Services. 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.

Volusia County Fair and Youth Show

4 p.m. gates open at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, 3150 E. New York Ave. (East State Road 44), DeLand. First Responders Night - First responders admitted for free with ID. Bring in three cans of food for Second Harvest and get $2 off admission. 7 p.m. Market Lamb Show. $15 ride bracelet. Gate admission: $10 general admission for age 13 and older; $7 children ages 6-12; free for children age 5 and younger with paid adult. Visit www.volusiacountyfair.com.

‘Birds of a Feather Drink Wine Together’ Fundraiser

5-7 p.m. at The Elusive Grape, 129 N. Woodland Blvd., Downtown DeLand. A fundraiser for the West Volusia Audubon Society. Tickets (include two drinks of beer, wine or soft drinks, and light hors d’oeuvres): $35. For tickets, call Arnette Sherman at 386-748-1499 or Amber Morehouse at 386-473-6941.

Monday Mania Ladies Night Out

6 p.m. at the Massey-James Youth Center, 364 Church St., Lake Helen. Topic: “Taking Steps to Stop Diabetes.” Free. Call 386-473-7097 or 386-747-2814.

Horizon Stars Toastmasters

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

Overeaters Anonymous

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

Tuesday, Nov. 6

Election

Polls are open 7 a.m.-7 p.m. West Volusia voters will help choose a U.S. senator, U.S. representative, governor, attorney general, agriculture commissioner, chief financial officer, state senator, state representative, circuit judge, County Council member, School Board member, Hospital Authority commissioners, and Soil and Water Conservation District Board members. Several cities have elections, too, and there are a number of proposed amendments to and revisions of the Florida Constitution on the ballot. Call 386-736-5930.

Bike-About Gemini Springs

9-11 a.m. Meet at Gemini Springs Park, 37 Dirksen Drive, DeBary. Ride around segments of Lake Monroe and Gemini Springs Park. Participants will also get the opportunity to bike to DeBary Hall with Parks, Recreation and Culture staff. All ages and abilities are welcome on this 6-mile ride. Bring a bicycle and helmet. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.

Walk-In E-Lab

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

Mother Goose on the Loose

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

Parkinson’s Group Exercise Class

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

Wiggle, Giggle, Groove

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

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.

Volusia County Fair and Youth Show

1 p.m. gates open at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, 3150 E. New York Ave. (East State Road 44), DeLand. Senior Day - people age 55 and older pay $8 admission until 7 p.m. Also, Student Day - free gate admission for students age 18 and younger with ID from 4-7 p.m.; Connie Smith in concert 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. free with gate admission; 6 p.m. Market Swine Show. $2 ride night. Gate admission: $10 general admission for age 13 and older; $7 children ages 6-12; free for children age 5 and younger with paid adult. Visit www.volusiacountyfair.com.

Caregiver Support Group

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

Gametastic!

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

Breastfeeding Class

6 p.m. at Florida Hospital DeLand, Classroom 3A, 701 W. Plymouth Ave. This class will assist soon-to-be moms to make the breastfeeding experience as smooth as possible. Attendees should bring a newborn-sized baby doll or stuffed animal on which to practice breastfeeding techniques. Cost: $20 per couple; scholarships are available. To RSVP, visit www.FHBabies.com or call 386-943-4489.

Men’s Cancer Support Group

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

Breastfeeding Class

6-8 p.m. at the Volusia County Health Department, 775 Harley Strickland Blvd., Orange City. For new and expectant mothers. Lactation consultants will offer resources and assistance to breastfeeding mothers, along with peer-counseling volunteers who have successfully breastfed their own babies. Free. To register, call 866-WIC-FOOD (942-3663).

Stetson Chamber Orchestra

7:30 p.m. in the H. Douglas Lee Chapel in Stetson University’s Elizabeth Hall, 421 N. Woodland Blvd. Saxophone professor Dan Ferri will perform the Concerto for Stan Getz by Richard Rodney, Vivaldi’s Concerto for Four Violins in B Minor and Hubert Parry’s Lady Radnor’s Suite. Admission: $10 adults; $5 youth and students; free for children age 12 and younger. Tickets are available at the door or at www.stetson.edu/music-tickets. Call 386-822-8950.

Wednesday, Nov. 7

Adult Computer Skills Class: Basic Computer

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

La Hora Del Cuento

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

Military Officers Club of Volusia County

11 a.m. social time, noon traditional Thanksgiving meal, at Grand Villa of DeLand, 350 E. International Speedway Blvd. Guest speaker: Col. Michael Borders, FCOC vice president, who will speak on the status of MOAA. Lunch cost: $11. Bring correct change or pay by check. Reservations required by noon Friday, Nov. 2. Spouses are welcome. Call Col. Bob Wiltuck at 386-740-1898, or email him at wiltuck@bellsouth.net.  

‘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.

‘Celebrating Veterans’: TED Talks Heroes

1 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Watch and discuss three short, thought-provoking TED Talks videos on veterans, firefighters, and why lunch ladies are heroes. 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.

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.

Volusia County Fair and Youth Show

4 p.m. gates open at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, 3150 E. New York Ave. (East State Road 44), DeLand. Volusia Recycles Night - bring a recyclable can or plastic bottle and get $1 off gate admission. 7 p.m. Prospect Steer Show; 8 p.m. Market Steer Show. $18 ride bracelet. Gate admission: $10 general admission for age 13 and older; $7 children ages 6-12; free for children age 5 and younger with paid adult. Visit www.volusiacountyfair.com.

Diabetes Support Group

4-5 p.m. at Florida Hospital DeLand, Classroom A, 701 W. Plymouth Ave. This group provides open discussion, answers to questions, and various guest speakers. Open to the public. Attendees are welcome to bring someone for support. Free. Call 386-943-4727.

Volusia County Vendor Workshop

5:30-7:30 p.m. in the first-floor training rooms of the Thomas C. Kelly Administration Center, 123 W. Indiana Ave., Downtown DeLand. For vendors who want to learn how to do business with the county. County representatives will demonstrate how to register as a vendor; explain how to submit bids, proposals and quotes; and discuss state and local ordinances relevant to working with the county. Staff will explain the information channels available to vendors and answer questions. Free. Call the Purchasing and Contracts Division at 386-736-5935, ext. 12490.

New Hope Al-Anon (Adult Children)

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

Stetson University Jazz Ensemble

7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. The ensemble will play the music of George Gershwin, the Count Basie Orchestra, Rob McConnell and his Boss Brass, the Stan Kenton Orchestra, Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band, the Toshiko Akiyoshi-Lew Tabackin Big Band and Leonard Bernstein’s “Prelude, Fugue and Riffs.” Tickets: $10 adults; $8 senior citizens; $5 area students; free for Stetson faculty and students with ID. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.

Thursday, Nov. 8

Rummage Sale

8 a.m.-2 p.m. at Temple Israel of DeLand, 1001 E. New York Ave. Large variety.

Senior Walking Club

9-10 a.m. at Gemini Springs Park, 37 Dirksen Drive, DeBary. For people age 55 and older. Free.

Lake Monroe Paddle

9-11 a.m. Meet at the Lake Monroe boat ramp, 966 Lakeshore Drive, Deltona. Learn about the area’s history as you paddle around a portion of Lake Monroe to the entrance of Mullet Lake. Bring a kayak, canoe or stand-up paddleboard, along with a life preserver and whistle. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.

Volusia County Vendor Workshop

9-11 a.m. in the first-floor training rooms of the Thomas C. Kelly Administration Center, 123 W. Indiana Ave., Downtown DeLand. For vendors who want to learn how to do business with the county. County representatives will demonstrate how to register as a vendor; explain how to submit bids, proposals and quotes; and discuss state and local ordinances relevant to working with the county. Staff will explain the information channels available to vendors and answer questions. Free. Call the Purchasing and Contracts Division at 386-736-5935, ext. 12490.

Open Sewing Lab

9:30-11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Adults can bring a project and use one of the library’s six sewing machines. Free. Call 386-789-7207.

Walk-In E-Lab

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

Walk-In E-Lab

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

Little Readers Storytime

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

DeBary Kids Corner

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

New England Club Kickoff

11 a.m. at 720 N. Frankfort Ave., DeLand. Each guest should bring a food item, such as an entree, vegetable, salad or dessert to share. Bring a place setting. Teacup auction and 50/50 drawing. Membership costs $10 for the season, second and fourth Thursdays January-April (second Thursdays in November and December due to holidays). Call club President George Chartrand at 386-532-8779.

Greek Festival

11 a.m.-10 p.m. at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 129 N. Halifax Ave., Daytona Beach. A family-friendly event with live Greek music, dancing, Greek beer, wine and ouzo and selections of Greek cuisine. Free admission.

Used-Book Sale

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

Crafternoons @ the Library

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

Volusia County Fair and Youth Show

4 p.m. gates open at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, 3150 E. New York Ave. (East State Road 44), DeLand. Ramblin Rose in concert; 6 p.m. Livestock auction. $20 ride bracelet. Gate admission: $10 general admission for age 13 and older; $7 children ages 6-12; free for children age 5 and younger with paid adult. Visit www.volusiacountyfair.com.

60th-Anniversary Celebration

4-6 p.m. at Stetson University’s Gillespie Museum, 234 E. Michigan Ave. Attendees can take a self-guided tour, featuring historic photos throughout the galleries. Free.

‘Sisters For Life’ Breast Cancer Awareness Group

5:30 p.m. at Perkins Restaurant & Bakery, 1286 Saxon Blvd., Orange City. Cancer survivors, caregivers and supporters help to educate other women about cancer, understanding the disease, the methods for detecting it early, and available treatments. Call Helen Dicks at 386-532-5897.

TOPS - Taking Off Pounds Sensibly

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

Blithe Spirit

7:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. This much-revived classic written by Noel Coward offers up fussy, cantankerous novelist Charles Condomine, remarried but haunted (literally) by the ghost of his late wife, the clever and insistent Elvira, who is called up by a visiting “happy medium,” one Madame Arcati. Opening night. Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students. Call 386-228-3777.

Friday, Nov. 9

Rummage Sale

8 a.m.-2 p.m. at Temple Israel of DeLand, 1001 E. New York Ave. Large variety.

Eco-Buggy Tour

9-11 a.m. Meet at 998 Ninemile Point Road, Seville. Explore pine flatwoods, cypress swamps and marsh during this riding tour of Lake George National Wildlife Refuge, which has the second highest population of bald eagles in the lower 48 states. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.

AARP DeBary Chapter 64

9:30-10 a.m. coffee time, 10 a.m. meeting at Florence K. Little Town Hall, 12 Colomba Road, DeBary. Jane Schiraldi will do a presentation with fashion accessories. Free. Call Toni Beiser at 386-804-8864; leave a message if there is no answer.

Used-Book Sale

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

Greek Festival

11 a.m.-10 p.m. at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 129 N. Halifax Ave., Daytona Beach. A family-friendly event with live Greek music, dancing, Greek beer, wine and ouzo and selections of Greek cuisine. Free admission.

Volusia County Fair and Youth Show

4 p.m. gates open at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, 3150 E. New York Ave. (East State Road 44), DeLand. 4-6 p.m. Southern Justice; 6 p.m. Goat Showmanship; $20 ride bracelet until 9 p.m. Gate admission: $10 general admission for age 13 and older; $7 children ages 6-12; free for children age 5 and younger with paid adult. Visit www.volusiacountyfair.com.

Artisan Alley Friday Night Growers and Makers Market

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

Volusia All-County Choral Music Showcase

7 p.m. at DeLand High School, 800 N. Hill Ave. This year’s showcase will feature performances by more than 200 middle- and high-school choral students. The concert will provide a wide variety of musical selections in both style and genre, including a combined piece featuring all 200 students. An added feature of this concert will be performances by individual piano students from Volusia County Schools piano lab programs. Free.

 

‘Dance Across the Decades’ Big Band Dance Fundraiser

7-10:30 p.m. (doors open at 6 p.m.) in St. Peter Catholic Church’s Bosco Center, 359 W. New York Ave., DeLand. Annual fundraiser presented by the DeLand Naval Air Station Museum. Attendees will dance to big band, swing, rock n roll, and romance music (music of the 1940s, ’50s, ’60s and ’70s) played by the L.C. Swing Big Band. Decades attire is optional. Raffle and door prizes. Wine, beer and food for sale. Tickets: $25 per person. Call 386-717-1492.

Blithe Spirit

7:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. This much-revived classic written by Noel Coward offers up fussy, cantankerous novelist Charles Condomine, remarried but haunted (literally) by the ghost of his late wife, the clever and insistent Elvira, who is called up by a visiting “happy medium,” one Madame Arcati. Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students. Call 386-228-3777.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

7:30 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. A tale of several socially awkward youngsters finding joy, heartache and a purpose while competing at a regional spelling bee. Opening night. Tickets: $15 Gateway Center members; $17 nonmembers in advance; $19 nonmembers at the door; $8 students. Call 386-668-5553.

Saturday, Nov. 10

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.

Career Fair

8 a.m. at the Volusia County Branch Jail, 1300 Red John Drive, Daytona Beach. For men and women interested in a career in public protection. Attendees will meet with staff, tour the facility, and learn about benefits and job responsibilities. Applicants must be at least 19 years old, tobacco-free, and in good physical condition, with a Florida driver’s license and a high-school diploma or GED certificate. They cannot have a felony or misdemeanor conviction involving moral character, perjury or false statements. Call Molly Hudson at 386-736-5951, or email her at mhudson@volusia.org. Applications may be submitted at any time by visiting volusia.org and clicking on “career opportunities.”

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.

Let’s Fly Now!

9 a.m. at the EAA hangar, 1579 Old NDB Road, on the DeLand Municipal Airport. Hosted by the Ninety-Nines® (the International Organization of Women Pilots®). Participants will be able to fly in a small plane for pennies on the pound of the riders. Although the target audience is females of flying age (14 years old and above), anybody will be given a chance to ride in a small general-aviation airplane. Minors ages 3-8 must be accompanied by an adult. Activities on the ground for younger kids and kids at heart will be available. Flight registration must take place before noon. Rides will last between 15 and 20 minutes, and donations will be accepted, for 20 cents per pound of passenger weight (minimum $10 and maximum $40). For more information, call Virginie Rollin at 386-846-4990.

An Introduction to Basic Sewing

9 a.m.-noon at the Conrad Center, 137 W. Michigan Ave., DeLand. Presented by the West Volusia Historical Society History Seekers and ECHO Youth Program. Learn basic sewing skills. Admission: $10. Advance reservations and payment required; call 386-740-6813 (noon-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday), or email to delandhouse@msn.com.

Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic

9 a.m.-noon at Blake Park, 437 S. Lakeview Drive, Lake Helen. Sponsored by HELP Animals Inc. Dogs on leashes; cats in carriers. Cash only: $6 rabies vaccine with tag and certificate; $9 dog or cat combo vaccines; $15 Bordetella (kennel cough) or feline leukemia; $5 wormer; tapeworm vaccine determined by animal's weight; $25 heartworm and feline leukemia testing; $25 canine flu vaccine; $20 microchipping. Visit www.helpanimalsinc.org.

Butterfly Plant Sale

9 a.m.-1 p.m. at 1984 W. Chapel Drive, off Providence Boulevard, 1 mile from the Deltona Regional Library. The plants, which will be sold in 4-inch and 1-gallon pots, include firespike, porterweed, candlestick cassia, angel trumpet, and a mystery plant or two. Cuttings of purple firespike, allamanda and turk’s cap will also be available. Prices are $3 and $5. A few plumerias will be available for $10 each. Proceeds to benefit the Deltona Regional Library. Call Christy Jefferson at 386-218-4087.

Volusia County Veterans Day Parade

9:30 a.m. opening ceremony, 10-11 a.m. parade proceeds south along Woodland Boulevard, Downtown DeLand. Call 386-738-0649.

Used-Book Sale

9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. All non-children’s books cost $3 a bag, and children’s books cost $2 a bag. Proceeds provide non-budgeted programs and special-needs activities. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.

When It Rains, It Stores

10-11 a.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. LEC staff will describe various methods of rainwater storage, such as rain barrels, rain gardens and cisterns. Participants will learn how to size their systems to meet their needs, what they’ll need to get started, and ways the water can be used. Free. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

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. 11 a.m.-noon Howard Jeffries will discuss container gardening. Call 386-822-5778.

Wildlife Fest

10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Marine Science Center, 100 Lighthouse Drive, Ponce Inlet. Attendees can meet glove-trained birds of prey, observe sea turtles undergoing lifesaving rehabilitation, and visit booths staffed by nature groups and crafters. The festival will also feature music, children’s activities and food vendors. Animal-rehabilitation staff will explain how they care for injured birds and sea turtles, and will offer tips to help conserve wildlife habitats. Children can buy or bring a stuffed animal and ask rehab staff to check it out for “injuries” at the bald-eagle triage tent. There will also be a shark conservation station and presentations about Volusia County wildlife and the artificial-reef program. Free. Call 386-304-5545, or visit www.marinesciencecenter.com.

Volusia County Fair and Youth Show

11 a.m. gates open at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, 3150 E. New York Ave. (East State Road 44), DeLand. 6-9 p.m. Joe Reid and Heartland; noon Dairy Goat Show;1 p.m. Dwarf Goat Show; 2 p.m. Meat Goat Show; 3 p.m. Market Meat Goat Show; 7 p.m Goat Costume Show; $25 ride bracelet until 7 p.m. Gate admission: $10 general admission for age 13 and older; $7 children ages 6-12; free for children age 5 and younger with paid adult. Visit www.volusiacountyfair.com.

Greek Festival

11 a.m.-10 p.m. at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 129 N. Halifax Ave., Daytona Beach. A family-friendly event with live Greek music, dancing, Greek beer, wine and ouzo and selections of Greek cuisine. Free admission.

Paranormal 105

1 p.m. at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. TnT Paranormal Investigators will talk about legend tripping, ghosts, orbs, light anomalies, electronic voice phenomena, matrixing and disembodied voices. A question-and-answer session will follow, and participants can share their own paranormal experiences. Free. Call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840, or email her at tmestre@volusia.org.

243rd-Birthday Celebration of the U.S. Marine Corps

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

Escape-Room Activities

1-3:30 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Teens and adults are invited to find clues and solve puzzles focusing on an upside-down room. Free. Registration required; call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 5.

Miniature Pumpkin Planters

2-3 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Using cuttings and other natural materials, LEC staff will guide participants through the steps to create a succulent garden on top of a miniature pumpkin. Staff will also explain how the succulents take on a life of their own and how to keep the garden thriving after the holiday season ends. The fee is $5 per pumpkin. Reservations required; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. A tale of several socially awkward youngsters finding joy, heartache and a purpose while competing at a regional spelling bee. Tickets: $15 Gateway Center members; $17 nonmembers in advance; $19 nonmembers at the door; $8 students. Call 386-668-5553.

Chili Cook-Off

4 p.m. at Deltona United Church of Christ, 1649 Providence Blvd. There wil be a raffle for a live Christmas tree. Tickets: $5.

Blithe Spirit

7:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. This much-revived classic written by Noel Coward offers up fussy, cantankerous novelist Charles Condomine, remarried but haunted (literally) by the ghost of his late wife, the clever and insistent Elvira, who is called up by a visiting “happy medium,” one Madame Arcati. Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students. Call 386-228-3777.

Florida Bandmasters Association Roll of Distinction Concert

7:30 p.m. in the H. Douglas Lee Chapel in Stetson University’s Elizabeth Hall, 421 N. Woodland Blvd. Featuring Southern Winds, a symphonic band made up of Stetson faculty, former students, band directors and other professional musicians. The evening will honor the 2018 FBA Roll of Distinction inductees: the late Delbert Keiffner, a former supervisor of secondary music for Orange County Public Schools, and Julian E. White, retired director of bands at Florida A&M University. Free. Call 386-822-8950.

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.

‘Doreen Hardie — Jamaica: The People, the Land’

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.

‘Jim Houser Retrospective’

Through Jan. 6, 2019. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and 1-4 p.m. Sunday, at the at the Museum of Art - DeLand, 600 N. Woodland Blvd. Call 386-734-4371.

'Oscar Bluemner: Color Sketches'

Through Dec. 7. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday, and noon-4 p.m. Saturday, at Stetson University’s Homer and Dolly Hand Art Center, 139 E. Michigan Ave. Free admission. Call 386-822-7271.

Recent Gifts: Museum’s Permanent Collection

Through Jan. 6, 2019. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and 1-4 p.m. Sunday, at the at the Museum of Art - DeLand, 600 N. Woodland Blvd. Call 386-734-4371.

Stetson University Undergraduate Juried Art Exhibit

Through Dec. 7. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday, and noon-4 p.m Saturday, at Stetson University's Homer and Dolly Hand Art Center, 139 E. Michigan Ave. Free admission. Call 386-822-7271.