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Calendar of events across West Volusia
By Margie Dykes
posted Jun 2, 2012 - 5:47:37am
Saturday, June 2
Barberville Family Farm Swap and Market
6 a.m.-12:30 p.m. west of the Pioneer Settlement for the Creative Arts, three-fourths of a mile west of U.S. Highway 17, on State Road 40, Barberville. Free admission. Call 386-469-9409.
8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, corner of Saxon Boulevard and U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Free admission. Call 407-443-6965.
‘Signs of Wildlife’
9-10 a.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Staff will lead a hike through Lyonia Preserve in search of animal tracks, nests and other signs of wildlife. Free. Call 386-789-7207.
National Trails Day
9-11 a.m. at Green Springs Park, 994 Enterprise/Osteen Road, Enterprise. Children’s activities; guided nature hike and historical walking tour; informational displays; free children’s bicycle helmets.
Deltona Farmers Market
9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the intersection of Tivoli Drive and Providence Boulevard.
‘Tiny Trekkers: June Bug’
10:30-11:30 a.m. at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona. Read a book about bugs with staff, take a hike, and make a craft to take home. For children ages 2-5. Fee: $3 per child; one adult per child admitted for free. Call 386-789-7207.
‘Luncheon on the Electralytes Island’ Sisters Luncheon
Noon at St. Annis Primitive Baptist Fellowship Hall, 502 S. Orange Ave., DeLand. Hosted by the Electralytes Charity Club. Scholarship and the Cheryl Poole Whitted Humanitarian awards will be presented; fashion show. Tickets: $10. Call Linda Jackson at 386-734-7729 or Sonya Fowler at 386-775-6713.
FairTax Candidate Event
Noon-4 p.m. at OB’s Restaurant and grounds, 1750 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Meet the candidates; barbecue plate, $6.95; drinks available; bring lawn chairs. Call Harriet Seymour at 386-479-7818.
1-3 p.m. in the Deltona Regional Library Mockingbird Room, 2150 Eustace Ave. Continuing every Saturday. Free. Call Catherine at 386-789-7207.
Deltona Lodge Sons and Daughters of Italy Open House
4-6 p.m. at 1270 Doyle Road, Deltona. Free. Call 386-574-1122.
Opening Reception: ‘Florida Images’ by Myrna Cumming
4-6 p.m. at the African American Museum of the Arts, 325 S. Clara Ave., DeLand. Refreshments. Free. Call 386-736-4004.
Garrison Doles Presents ‘The Song Chapel’
7 p.m. at First Congregational Church of Lake Helen, 107 S. Euclid Ave. Refreshments. A love offering will be collected. Call Caryn Long at 386-228-2646.
Sunday, June 3
4 p.m. at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, 319 W. Wisconsin Ave., DeLand. Baritone Jeffrey Ryne Cherry, organist Michael Rickman and the St. Barnabas Choir, with Choirmaster Robert Rich, will present a choral concert with five mystical songs composed by Ralph Vaughan Williams during the Evensong service. Free.
5:30 p.m. at the Wayne G. Sanborn Activities Center, Earl Brown Park, 751 S. Alabama Ave., DeLand. Group lesson followed by dancing. Cost: $6 members; $10 nonmembers. Call 386-848-3468.
‘Albert P. Daly Memorial Exhibit’
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, at the DeLand Memorial Hospital Museum, 230 N. Stone St. Featuring art and artifacts from the Belgian Congo (now known as the Democratic Republic of Congo) from the mid-20th century. Free admission; donations gladly accepted. Call 386-740-5800 or 386-740-6813.
Through July 15. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and 1-4 p.m. Sunday, at the Museum of Florida Art, 600 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Featuring the works of Louise Lieber, Roxanne Horvath and Peter Rumpel. Admission: $5 general public; free for children under age 12 and for members. Call 386-734-4371.
Bob Robbins Memorial Museum/Library
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday, at the Commemorative Air Force hangar, off Marsh Road, DeLand. World War II artifacts and memorabilia belonging to Boeing Aircraft Corp. chief test pilot Bob Robbins. Free admission. Call 386-337-4499.
DeLand Naval Air Station Museum
Noon-4 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, at 910 Biscayne Blvd. Free admission. Call 386-738-4149.
Deltona Veterans Museum
11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, and 1-4 p.m. Sunday, at Deltona Veterans Memorial Park, corner of Elkcam Boulevard and Evard Avenue. Free admission. Call 386-789-8247.
‘Dr. Gilbert and Ora Seigworth Medical and Apothecary Exhibits’
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, at the DeLand Memorial Hospital Museum, 230 N. Stone St. Featuring an extensive collection of authentic artifacts and furnishings from medical practice from long ago, a unique iron-lung exhibit, an old-time doctor’s office, and an operating room. Free admission; donations gladly accepted. Call 386-740-5800 or 386-740-6813.
Through June 22. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, at the Florida Museum for Women Artists, 100 N. Woodland Blvd., Suite 1, DeLand. Admission: $5 adults; $3 children; free for museum members. Call 386-873-2976, or visit www.FloridaMuseumforWomenArtists.org.
‘Florida Images’ by Myrna Cumming
June 8-July 6. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, at the African American Museum of the Arts, 325 S. Clara Ave., DeLand. Free admission; donations gladly accepted. Call 386-736-4004.
‘Iconoclass’ by Harold Garde
Through July 15. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, and 1-4 p.m. Sunday, at the Museum of Florida Art, 600 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. Admission: $5 general public; free for children under age 12 and for members. Call 386-734-4371.
‘Legendary Florida: The Florida History Paintings of Jackson Walker’
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, at the Volusia County Historic Courthouse, 120 W. Indiana Ave., DeLand. This collection of paintings by Jackson Walker is on extended loan from the permanent collection of the Museum of Florida Art. Free admission. Call 386-734-4371.
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