West Volusia Calendar Jan. 13-20, 2018

Saturday, Jan. 13
 
Farmers Market
7 a.m.-3 p.m. at 535 Fair St., off West State Road 44, at the intersection of Carlis Road and Fair Street, DeLand.
 
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Dreamkeepers Breakfast Celebration
8 a.m. serving time, 9 a.m. program, at New Hope Baptist Church, 2855 Lake Helen Osteen Road, Deltona. Guest speaker: Ingrid Burton Nathan, who was chosen as the first African-American child to integrate Sanford Junior High, now Sanford Middle, in Seminole County, and became the first African-American inducted into the National Honor Society there. Deltona City Commissioner Anita Bradford will be the mistress of ceremonies. Tickets (must be purchased in advance): $10. Call Mike Williams at 386-804-6136.
 
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.
 
Moose Market
8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Moose Lodge 1126, 1081 N. Volusia Ave., Orange City. A farmers market that will include fresh produce from Stoltzfus Produce in DeLand; pickles; local honey; dips; coffee; beef jerky; candles; jewelry; clothing; crafts and more.
 
Deltona Woodcarvers Club Saturday Breakfast Carving Get-Together
8:30-11 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Park, 1921 Evard Ave., Deltona. Visit www.deltonawoodcarversclub.com, email to carving@deltonawoodcarversclub.com or call 407-323-3056.
 
Beach Cleanup
9-11 a.m. Meet at 6656 S. Atlantic Ave., New Smyrna Beach. Start the new year right by cleaning the beach at Mary McLeod Bethune Beach Park. Bring a bucket and gloves. All ages are welcome. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Free. Reservations required; email Laura Albert at LAlbert@volusia.org, or call 386-736-5927.
 
Florida Railfair Model Train and Railroad Artifact Show and Sale
9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, in the Tommy Lawrence Arena and the Townsend Exhibit Hall, 3150 E. New York Ave., DeLand. More than 300 tables representing dealers from across the nation will have model items in all gauges and railroad antiques for sale. There will be seven large working layouts and displays. Admission: $9 adults; free for children age 11 and younger. Call 386-736-8185.
 
The American Alligator
10-11:30 a.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Learn about these ancient reptiles and how we share our habitat with them. This program is designed for all age groups. Free. Registration requested; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.
 
Learn How to Grow Backyard Potatoes
10 a.m.-noon at the Chisholm Community Center, 520 S. Clara Ave., DeLand. Master gardeners will sell bags of seed potatoes for $5 a bag. They will also have a drawing for a 55-gallon herb barrel valued at $150; tickets cost $2 each or five for $10. A $5 program fee can be paid at the door with cash or check. Also, light refreshments. Reservations requested; call 386-822-5778.
 
Master Gardener Plant Clinic
10 a.m.-noon at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Howard Jeffries will share winter gardening and landscaping tips and answer questions. Residents can bring their plants or clippings for a free checkup. Free admission. Call 386-822-5778.
 
Cold-Weather Clothes Giveaway
10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Massey-James Youth Center, 364 Church St., Lake Helen. Donations of coats, jackets, sweaters, hoodies, sweatshirts, socks, gloves, mittens, hats, and blankets for adults and children are needed. Call Johnnie Chavis at 386-747-2814.
 
Day in Florida History
10 a.m.-3 p.m. at DeLeon Springs State Park, 601 Ponce DeLeon Blvd. View living-history demonstrations of Florida's history from the first Native Americans through the mid-20th century; live music; antique tractors and engines; crafters; displays from historical organizations. Regular park entry fees apply: $6 per car for two to eight people, $4 for single occupant. Call 386-985-4212.
 
Hatha Yoga
11 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.  Certified yoga instructor Daya Devi-Doolin will provide instruction. Free. Call 386-479-8151 to register.
 
Coloring at the Library
1 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Supplies will be provided. Free. Call 386-479-8151 to register.
 
Wildlife Series
2 p.m. at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Local author Marcia Meara will be joined by wildlife photographer Doug Williams. This six-part series highlights animals in the St. Johns River Basin. Each presentation will focus on a particular species and how it fits into the environment. Attendees will learn about the breeding habits and population of Central Florida predators and easy ways to identify various birds and snakes. After each presentation, the speakers will answer questions. Meara will sell copies of her books Wake-Robin Ridge and Riverbend, while Williams will sell copies of his 2018 St. Johns River Eco Tours calendar. Free admission. Call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840, or email her at tmestre@volusia.org.
 
Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic
4:30-6 p.m. at Keri Kare Grooming Spa, 823 W. New York Ave., DeLand. Sponsored by the SPCA. All vaccinations are administered by a licensed veterinarian; the clinic is licensed and permitted. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit abused animals. Cash only for the shots: $5 for one-year or $12 for three-year rabies vaccine; $10 dog distemper/parvo combo, canine flu or cat distemper combo; $16 feline leukemia or heartworm testing; $12 Bordetella; $5 worming. Clinic is open to everyone; no appointment is needed. Call 386-748-8993.
 
Ivan Parker in Concert
6 p.m. at Central Baptist Church, 3101 W. State Road 46, Sanford. Parker has been named Southern Gospel Music’s Male Vocalist of the Year. Also featuring Josh Parker. Free admission; a love offering will be collected. Call 386-532-3728.
 
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day State of the Dream Address
7 p.m. at the Mary McLeod Bethune Performing Arts Center, 698 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach. Keynote speaker: Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, the author of The Black Presidency: Barack Obama and the Politics of Race in America. Free admission.
 
The Cemetery Club
7:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. Three Jewish widows meet once a month for tea before going to visit their husbands' graves. Two of them are guilt-stricken after they squash a budding romance between the third widow and a man. Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students/children. Reserved seating is available by visiting www.shoestringtheatre.net and clicking "Buy Tickets Now," or by calling the box office at 386-228-3777 and leaving your name, your phone number, and a message.
 
Sunday, Jan. 14
 
Farmers Market
7 a.m.-3 p.m. at 535 Fair St., off West State Road 44, at the intersection of Carlis Road and Fair Street, DeLand.
 
Pancake Breakfast
8:30 a.m.-12:30 pm. at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 26 Dogwood Trail, DeBary. Omelets, eggs to order, a choice of pancakes (blueberry, chocolate chip or regular), biscuits and gravy, bacon or sausage, a breakfast drink and coffee or tea for $6 per person. Proceeds will be donated to Knights of Columbus charities. Call 386-668-8270.
 
Florida Railfair Model Train and Railroad Artifact Show and Sale
10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, in the Tommy Lawrence Arena and the Townsend Exhibit Hall, 3150 E. New York Ave., DeLand. More than 300 tables representing dealers from across the nation will have model items in all gauges and railroad antiques for sale. There will be seven large working layouts and displays. Admission: $9 adults; free for children age 11 and younger. Call 386-736-8185.
 
DeLand Comic and Collectibles Show
10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Volusia County Fairgrounds, 3150 E. New York Ave., DeLand. Admission: $5; free for children age 12 and younger with paid adult.
 
Under the Sea Film Series
1:30-3:30 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Learn fun facts about interesting creatures found in the ocean and along the seashore. A new film from the Eyewitness DVD collection will be shown every 40 minutes. Snacks and drinks will be available for purchase. Free. Registration requested; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.
 
Association of Widowed Persons
2 p.m. doors open, 2:30 p.m. meeting, at First Presbyterian Church of DeLand, 724 N. Woodland Blvd. This is a friendly, nonreligious social group. The Picky Chicks, a dulcimer group, will perform. All widowed persons are welcome. Free. Call 386-736-9097.
 
Opening Reception for 2018 Annual Members Exhibit
2-4 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. All Gateway Center members may participate. No entry fees. Exhibit runs through March 9. Download entry form at www.gatewaycenterforthearts.org under the Gallery tab. Call 386-668-5553.
 
‘Soul Supper’
2-4 p.m. at the Spring Hill Community Garden, 501 s. Delaware Ave., DeLand. Sample dishes made from the food grown in the garden. Admission: $5.
 
The Cemetery Club
2:30 p.m. at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S. Goodwin St., Lake Helen. Three Jewish widows meet once a month for tea before going to visit their husbands' graves. Two of them are guilt-stricken after they squash a budding romance between the third widow and a man. Tickets: $18 adults; $15 senior citizens; $10 students/children. Reserved seating is available by visiting www.shoestringtheatre.net and clicking "Buy Tickets Now," or by calling the box office at 386-228-3777 and leaving your name, your phone number, and a message.
 
Volusia Music Club Concert
2:30 p.m. in the First Congregational Church fellowship hall, 259 W. University Ave., Orange City, two buildings west of the church. Billy Frye will perform on the harmonica. Open to the public for a donation of $3. Call Sue Sims at 386-851-7871.
 
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Countywide Community Praise and Worship Celebration
4-6 p.m. at The Sanctuary church, 401 E. Taylor Road, DeLand. Sponsored by a collective of local religious organizations, this nondenominational service will focus on themes related to social justice and community empowerment, echoing the integration of religion and the civil-rights movement during the 1960s under the leadership of Dr. King. Free and open to the public.
 
Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic
4:30-6 p.m. at Rent-A-Center, 2613 S. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Sponsored by the SPCA. All vaccinations are administered by a licensed veterinarian; the clinic is licensed and permitted. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit abused animals. Cash only for the shots: $5 for one-year or $12 for three-year rabies vaccine; $10 dog  distemper/parvo combo, canine flu or cat distemper combo; $16 feline leukemia or heartworm testing; $12 Bordetella; $5 worming. Clinic is open to everyone; no appointment is needed. Call 386-748-8993.
 
Monday, Jan. 15
 
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
The staff of The West Volusia Beacon recognizes the life and work of a truly great man. Volusia County public schools are closed, as are post offices, banks and credit unions, Volusia County public libraries, and federal, state and most local government offices, in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday.
 
Scrub Stroll
9-10 a.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. LEC staff and volunteers will lead an exploratory hike through Lyonia Preserve. Free. Reservations requested; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028, or visit www.lyoniapreserve.com.
 
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Breakfast and March
9-11 a.m. in Stetson University’s Hollis Center Rinker Field House, 602 N. Bert Fish Drive. Featuring performances and speakers who share their views on Dr. King’s legacy and the future of our community. Keynote speaker: Bethune-Cookman University President the Honorable Judge (retired) Hubert L. Grimes. Free admission, but tickets are required, and may be picked up at the Stetson University Center for Community Engagement, 609 N. Bert Fish Drive. After the breakfast, attendees may participate in the MLK Civil Rights March from Stetson to Earl Brown Park. Free.
 
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Community Expo
Noon-2 p.m. at Earl Brown Park, 751 S. Alabama Ave., DeLand.
Get free resources from local businesses and nonprofits, find volunteer and internship opportunities, and enjoy family-friendly live entertainment, sports and arts activities. Entertainers will include the R&B group Pocket Change. Free admission.
 
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 resume 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.
 
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.
 
Overeaters Anonymous
7 p.m. at Florida Hospital Fish Memorial, second floor, surgical waiting room, 1055 Saxon Blvd., Orange City. No dues, fees or weigh-ins. Free. Call Rita at 561-317-9514.
 
Tuesday, Jan. 16
 
Volusia County Community Assistance Division Application Workshop
9 a.m. at 110 W. Rich Ave., DeLand. A makeup application workshop for nonprofit organizations, cities, schools and churches for funds to provide summer-camp services. Attendees are asked to call Jill Marcum at 386-736-5955, ext. 15593, before attending.
 
Master Gardener Plant Clinic
10 a.m.-noon at the DeBary Public Library, 200 N. Charles R. Beall Blvd. Gardeners will share winter gardening tips and answer questions. Residents can bring their plants or clippings for a free checkup. Free admission. Call 386-822-5778.
 
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.  Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.
 
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.
 
Republican Club of West Volusia
11:30 a.m. lunch service, noon meeting, at Fan Central Station, 614 S. Alabama Ave., DeLand. Optional lunch: $15. Leave a voice message at 386-337-8095, email to rcwv2010@gmail.com or visit www.RCWV.us.
 
Healthful-Living Program
1 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Learn about healthful living for your brain and body. Damarys Meléndez of the Alzheimer’s Association will describe new research into diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement, and share hands-on tools to help you incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthful aging. Free. Call the library at 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.
 
Gametastic!
3:30-7 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library Children’s Department, 130 E. Howry Ave. Youth ages 5-12 can play board games, cards and strategy games. Free. Call 386-822-6430 ext. 20759.
 
Sleep Apnea Support Group
5:30 p.m. in the Florida Hospital DeLand boardroom, 701 W. Plymouth Ave. This monthly group provides support, as well as education, about sleep apnea. Family members and friends of people with sleep apnea who use CPAP or BiPAP are also invited to attend. Free. To RSVP, call 386-943-4777.
 
Four Towns Optimist Club
6 p.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Call Clyde Adams at 386-774-6233, or email to clyde.adams1950@gmail.com.
 
Wednesday, Jan. 17
 
Eco-Buggy Tour
9-11 a.m. Meet at 1751 Lopez Road, Osteen. Learn about land-management practices while riding through Wiregrass Prairie Preserve. Do not use a GPS to find the location. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.
 
‘My Health Is in My Hands’ Program: Mammograms
9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Hispanic Health Initiatives Inc. office, 70 Spring Vista Drive, Unit 2, DeBary. Free or low-cost mammograms by Florida Hospital Mobile Wellness and FRi Diagnostic Imaging. Preregistration and an appointment are required; call 386-320-0110 for eligibility information and an appointment.
 
Adult Computer Class: Basic Internet
9:30-10:30 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. This class will introduce participants to the internet and World Wide Web, terminology, and safe online practices. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.
 
Book Discussion Group
10 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave.  Members and guests are asked to read Chocolat by Joanne Harris or Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen. Free. Call 386-479-8151 to register.
 
La Hora Del Cuento
10:30 a.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. A bilingual storytime for children from birth to age 1, with stories, songs and rhymes presented in English and Spanish. Speaking Spanish is not required. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.
 
Lung Cancer Support Group
2 p.m. at Florida Hospital Fish Memorial, 1055 Saxon Blvd., Orange City. This monthly group provides opportunities for emotional support and education for patients and family members affected by lung cancer. Free. To RSVP, call 386-917-5526.
 
Friends of the DeLand Public Library Annual Meeting
3 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library auditorium, 130 E. Howry Ave. A business meeting and installation of new board members. Author Phyllis D. Alltop will talk about what it takes to be a serious writer, a storyboard (characters, chapters, calendar), and the audience for which you are writing. She will read the short story Pink Paper Bag.
 
Wild Wednesday
3:30 p.m. in the DeLand Regional Library classroom, 130 E. Howry Ave. Activities for middle- and high-school students. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.
 
General Cancer and Survivorship Support Group
5 p.m. at the Florida Hospital DeLand Cancer Institute, 680 Peachwood Drive. A support group for patients, survivors, caregivers, friends and family affected by any type of cancer. Free. To RSVP, call 386-943-7160.
 
Thursday, Jan. 18
 
Building Your Business Group Educational Networking
8:45 a.m. at Sweet Lics Frozen Treats & More, 224 N. Woodland Blvd., Downtown DeLand. Specifically for businesspeople who are looking for ideas to help grow their business. Free. Call 386-738-0649.
 
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. Toddlers and preschoolers ages 2-5 can hear stories, songs, rhymes, and make a craft. Free. Call 386-822-6430, ext. 20759.
 
Adult Art Class
1 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave. Adults can recycle paper-towel rolls by creating an artful collage. Materials and instructions will be provided. Free. Registration required; call 386-822-6430, ext. 20762.
 
Guided Hike of Lake Ashby Park
2-4 p.m. Meet at 4150 Boy Scout Camp Road, New Smyrna Beach. Take a walk through cypress swamp on Lake Ashby’s boardwalk, and learn about the importance of swamp habitats. This area is a great birding location. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.
 
Used-Book Sale
3-7 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave.  Hardback and large softback books cost $1 each. Small paperbacks are eight for $1. Children’s books cost $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 hands 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.
 
Bedtime Storytime
5:30 p.m. at the Lake Helen Public Library, 221 N. Euclid Ave. All ages can join the staff for an evening of storybooks, magnetic stories, music and more. Free. Call 386-228-1152.
 
Concert
7 p.m. at Open Bible Baptist Church, 2801 Grayson St., Orange City. Featuring Forever Be Sure, a mixed quartet from Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Free. Visit www.openbiblebaptist.com.
 
Friday, Jan. 19
 
Scrub Stroll
9-10 a.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. LEC staff and volunteers will lead an exploratory hike through Lyonia Preserve. Free. Reservations requested; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028, or visit www.lyoniapreserve.com.
 
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 cost $1 each. Small paperbacks are eight for $1. Children’s books cost $2 a bag. Call 386-822-6430.
 
Critter Corner
11-11:30 a.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Join an experienced animal-care volunteer to learn why snakes shed their skin, and the difference between alligators and crocodiles. For participants of all ages. Free. Registration requested; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.
 
Opening Night Reception
5-7 p.m. at the Museum of Art - DeLand, 600 N. Woodland Blvd. Featuring ‘Yozo Hamaguchi: Master of the Mezzotint’ and ‘100 Years of American Prints for the Butler Collection.’ Admission: $20 nonmembers; free for museum members. Call 386-734-4371 or visit www.moartdeland.org.
 
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.
 
Aladdin Jr.
7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on the Disney film Aladdin. Opening night. Tickets: $28 preferred seating (rows A-E, center); $23 adults; $21 senior citizens; $10 students/children; $19 per person for groups of eight or more. A $3-per-ticket processing charge is added to all purchases. Call 386-736-1500, or visit www.AthensDeLand.com.
 
Great Guitarists at Stetson Series
7:30 p.m. in the H. Douglas Lee Chapel in Stetson University’s Elizabeth Hall, 421 N. Woodland Blvd. Featuring virtuoso classical guitarist Judicaël Perroy. Free. Call 386-822-8950.
 
Saturday, Jan. 20
 
Barberville Family Farm Swap and Market
7 a.m.-12:30 p.m. west of Barberville Pioneer Settlement, three-fourths of a mile west of U.S. Highway 17, on State Road 40, Barberville. Call 386-469-9409.
 
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.
 
Moose Market
8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Moose Lodge 1126, 1081 N. Volusia Ave., Orange City. A farmers market that will include fresh produce from Stoltzfus Produce in DeLand; pickles; local honey; dips; coffee; beef jerky; candles; jewelry; clothing; crafts and more.
 
Rummage Sale
8 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Deltona Woman's Club, 1049 E. Normandy Blvd.
 
Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic
9-11 a.m. at Royal Oaks Professional Plaza, 124 Tremont Drive, Orange City. Sponsored by the SPCA. All vaccinations are administered by a licensed veterinarian; the clinic is licensed and permitted. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit abused animals. Cash only for the shots: $3 rabies vaccine; $10 dog distemper/parvo combo, canine flu or cat distemper combo; $16 feline leukemia or heartworm testing; $12 Bordetella; $5 worming. Clinic is open to everyone; no appointment is needed. Call 386-748-8993.
 
Nature Photography
9-11 a.m. Meet at Lake Ashby Park, 4150 Boy Scout Camp Road, New Smyrna Beach. Bring your camera, and learn from professional photographer Lee Dunkel how to best photograph nature. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.
 
Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic
9 a.m.-noon at Sunrise Automotive, 102 Cedar Ave., Orange City. Sponsored by HELP Animals Inc. Dogs on leashes and cats in carriers. Cash only: $6 rabies vaccine with tag and certificate; $9 dog or cat combo vaccine; $15 Bordetella or feline leukemia; $5 dewormer; tapeworm treatment determined by animal’s weight.
Call 386-479-9700 or 386-216-6827.
 
‘Pedals, Pipes and Pizza’
9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the H. Douglas Lee Chapel in Stetson University’s Elizabeth Hall, 421 N. Woodland Blvd. For students of all ages. This event includes a presentation on the pipe organ, a musical demonstration of the instrument, and a chance for students to play the organ. Parents and music teachers are welcome to accompany their children. Pizza will be served at the conclusion of the program. Free. To register, visit www.CFAGO.org and fill out the online registration form, or call 321-277-6194.
 
Adult Computer Class: E-Books and More
9:30-10:30 a.m. at the Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave. Learn how to use your cellphone or tablet to download and read books and magazines, listen to audiobooks, and watch movies. Bring your fully charged device with your library card and PIN. Free. Call 386-789-7207, option 1, then 4.
 
LEC Volunteer and Learn
9:30 a.m.-noon at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Learn which plants attract butterflies as you spruce up the butterfly garden and planting beds at the center, along with weeding, planting and mulching. There will also be a live-animal presentation featuring the center’s reptiles. This program is open to all ages. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Free. Reservations required; call 386-736-5927.
 
Used-Book Sale
9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave.  All non-children’s books cost $3 per bag. Children’s books cost $2 a bag. Call 386-822-6430.
 
Family Fun Saturday
10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Museum of Art - DeLand, 600 N. Woodland Blvd. Hands-on art activities for the whole family. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Free. Call 386-734-4371.
 
Empty Bowls Event and Silent-Auction Fundraiser
11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Bethune-Cookman University’s Center for Civic Engagement, 740 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach. Entertainment; a meal of soups, salad, breads and dessert donated by local restaurants, served in bowls handmade by local art students and teachers. Also, a silent auction of art by local and national artists, including paintings, pottery, photography, autographed collectibles, dozens of restaurant gift cards, golf at local courses, and massage and spa certificates. Proceeds benefit Halifax Urban Ministries. Tickets: $20. Visit www.HalifaxUrbanMinistries.org.
 
Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic
1-2:30 p.m. at Brandywine Shopping Village, 3138 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Sponsored by the SPCA. All vaccinations are administered by a licensed veterinarian; the clinic is licensed and permitted. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit abused animals. Cash only for the shots: $5 rabies vaccine; $10 dog distemper/parvo combo, canine flu or cat distemper combo; $16 feline leukemia or heartworm testing; $12 Bordetella; $5 worming. Clinic is open to everyone; no appointment is needed. Call 386-748-8993.
 
Taste of DeLand
1-4 p.m. along West Indiana Avenue, Downtown DeLand. Local restaurants will serve their specialties. Tickets: $20 adults in advance, $25 at the gate; $10 children ages 5-12; free for children age 4 and younger. Food quantities are limited. Purchase tickets at the MainStreet DeLand Association office, 100 N. Woodland Blvd., Suite 4, Downtown DeLand, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/11th-annual-taste-of-deland-tickets-41329155617 or call 386-738-0649.
 
Lemonade Lectures Series
2 p.m. at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Master Naturalist Roger Fulton will present “What's in Your Backyard? Invasive Species in Florida.” He will explain who the invaders are, where you might find them, and what to do about them, highlighting the worst of the invaders — killer plants, snakefish, great pythons and anacondas. Light refreshments, including lemonade, will be served. Free. Call Tracy Mestre at 386-668-3840, or email her at tmestre@volusia.org.
 
‘Winter in the Scrub’ Hike
2-3 p.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Explore Lyonia Preserve to look for animals and tracks. Free. Registration requested; call 386-789-7207, ext. 21028.
 
Book-Signing
3 p.m. at the African American Museum of the Arts, 325 S. Clara Ave., DeLand. Meet Julius E. Francis Jr., author of Standing in the Shade, a collection of poems and short stories.
 
Low-Cost Pet-Shot Clinic
3-4:30 p.m. at 3 Sisters Ice Cream Palace, 101 E. Ohio Ave., Lake Helen. Sponsored by the SPCA. All vaccinations are administered by a licensed veterinarian; the clinic is licensed and permitted. Heartworm-prevention and flea-control products will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit abused animals. Cash only for the shots: $5 rabies vaccine; $10 dog distemper/parvo combo, canine flu or cat distemper combo; $16 feline leukemia or heartworm testing; $12 Bordetella; $5 worming. Clinic is open to everyone; no appointment is needed. Call 386-748-8993.
 
Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser
6-9 p.m. at American Legion Post 259, 470 Summerhaven Drive, DeBary. To raise funds for Special Olympics Polar Plunge. Tickets: $7. Dinner is spaghetti with meatballs, salad, bread and a drink. Call Darlene at 407-314-2109.
 
Aladdin Jr.
7:30 p.m. at the Athens Theatre, 124 N. Florida Ave., Downtown DeLand. Based on the Disney film Aladdin. Tickets: $28 preferred seating (rows A-E, center); $23 adults; $21 senior citizens; $10 students/children; $19 per person for groups of eight or more. A $3-per-ticket processing charge is added to all purchases. 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.
 
‘Dan Biferie: The Art of Learning’
Through Jan. 14. 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.
 
‘Expressing True Grit’
Jan. 15-Feb. 15, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, in the Thomas C. Kelly Administration Center rotunda, 123 W. Indiana Ave., Downtown DeLand. Artists will exhibit works relating to the 1968 novel True Grit, as part of the NEA Big Read Program featuring the book.
 
Gateway Center for the Arts 2018 Annual Members Exhibit
Jan. 14-March 9. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Free admission. Call 386-668-5553, or visit www.gatewaycenterforthearts.com.
 
‘Imprinted’
Through March 3. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, at the African American Museum of the Arts, 325 S. Clara Ave., DeLand. An exhibit by Richlin Ryan. Free admission, but donations are gladly accepted. Call 386-736-4004.
 
‘100 Years of American Prints from the Butler Collection’
Jan. 19-March 18. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and 1-4 p.m. Sunday, at the Museum of Art – DeLand, 600 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Admission: $10 adults; free for museum members and children age 12 and younger. Call 386-734-4371 or visit www.moartdeland.org.
 
‘Patrick Boyd: Man With a Holo Camera’
Through Jan 14. 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.
 
‘Yozo Hamaguchi:  Master of the Mezzotint’
Jan. 19-March 18. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and 1-4 p.m. Sunday, at the Museum of Art – DeLand, 600 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Admission: $10 adults; free for museum members and children age 12 and younger. Call 386-734-4371 or visit www.moartdeland.org.
 
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