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Calendar of Events 2014
Artist Exhibit - Zade Moore
The Adele Grage Cultural Center welcomes Zade Moore as our Artist of Month for October. Zade is an exceptional young man and artist who we are proud to exhibit his art. The Artist Reception will be held on October 16, 5:00-9:00pm. The public is welcome to stop in to meet Zade and enjoy his art. The Adele Grage Cultural Center, 716 Ocean Blvd, is open Monday through Friday, 8:00-noon and 1:00-4:30pm.
Photo titled, “Pink Lady”
ATLANTIC BEACH'S FALL FESTIVAL - OCTOBER 11
OCTOBER 11 Starts @ 12 noon
Donner Park - George St. & Dutton Island Rd. W
Family Fun for All Ages!
Free Fish fry
Games & Crafts for Kids
Bring your chairs and blankets
Community Information & Exhibits
For more information, please call Dee Davis at 247-4038.
FALL FLAG FOOTBALL PARENT MEETING
Register your players for co-ed Teams!
$10 per player
Age groups 5-7 & 8-12
Saturday morning games in October and November, with playoff games in December.
Players will receive t-shirts and awards!
Interested in coaching, being a lineman, or volunteering your time during the football season? Please contact Dee Davis at 247-4038 or 247-5851.
Flag Football Parent/Coach meeting will be held on Oct 8, 7:00pm @ the Baker Center.
RESCHEDULE OF SEPTEMBER'S TWILIGHT MOVIE IN THE PARK - "THE LEGO MOVIE"
THE RECREATION DEPT HAS RESCHEDULED THE SHOWING OF THE LEGO MOVIE TO OCTOBER 10TH @ 8:00PM IN DONNER PARK.
“The Lego Movie”
Emmet is an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average Lego mini-figure who is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world.
Bring your chairs, blankets, most favorite movie food and non-alcoholic beverages. There will be free popcorn starting at 8 pm. Movie starts at dusk. Don’t forget the bug spray! Free and open to the Public.
**Children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult.
NORTH BEACHES ART WALK - OCTOBER 16
Third Thursday of each month!
October 16, 2014, 5 to 9 p.m.
Beaches Town Center & Adele Grage Cultural Center
Artists (local and northeast Florida) gather around the Beaches Town Center at Atlantic Blvd. and Ocean Blvd/First Street. More than 20 locations feature artists and provide refreshments and music to the public.
Make Adele Grage your first/last stop on the monthly North Beaches Art Walk at 716 Ocean Blvd. and meet the featured artist at a reception, free and open to the public.
FAMILY FUN DAY & CAMPOUT UNDER THE STARS - OCTOBER 18
The City of Atlantic Beach Family Fun Day and Campout under the Stars returns to Jack Russell Park, Saturday, October 18, 2- 10 p.m. Our 21st Annual Campout is one of the City’s most popular events! Reserve your campsite early before they sell out! Campers can reserve a 10 x 10 campsite for a $10 fee starting on September 1st through October 1st, and $15 thereafter.
This year continues the Saturday Family Fun Day activities and performances for kids of all ages! Afternoon and evening events, including the Twilight Movie, Frozen, and popcorn are all free and open to the public. Bring your blanket and chairs and spend time with family and friends at Russell Park field, located on Plaza Dr., west of Atlantic Beach City Hall on Seminole Rd. Fill out Registration forms for camping and choose your campsite at the Recreation Office, 716 Ocean Blvd, weekdays 8-noon and 1-4:30 p.m. Or we can e-mail you the Registration Form and you can mail in the completed form with payment to our office. Call 247-5828 for more information.
DOG TRAINING CLASSES GOING ON NOW!
Northern Professional dog trainer, Ronald White, is offering dog obedience classes for your pet friends every Saturday & Sunday from 8-10 a.m. at Jack Russell Park in the parking lot. Watch the drama unfold as Coach White solves seemingly impossible pet behavior problems. Contact Coach White at 904-813-1636 or 904-992-6780 or visit him on the web at http://www.npdtrainers.com
Adele Grage Theater
716 Ocean Blvd at 7th Street
Brought to you by the City of Atlantic Beach Cultural Arts and Recreation Advisory Committee, join us inside the historical theater to enjoy this free concert! Doors open at 5:45 p.m.
Whether you write, sing, play or simply enjoy good music, plan on being with us. Our musical host, Mike Shackelford and his fellow talented performers from our region will transform the Atlantic Beach Theater into a magical space for two hours of original musical creations by neighbors and friends. Seating is first come-first served for this admission-free-alcohol free event. Bring a friend...or three!
Performers should call host Mike Shackelford at (904)610-7461. Prepare two original songs of 7-8 minutes combined maximum.
Upcoming Concert Dates
Enjoy local musicians performing popular music solos or play with a small band on the lawn at Bull Memorial Park with family and friends. Bring a picnic, visit with neighbors, and enjoy the outdoors and playground area with live music.
Where: Bull Park
When: Sundays (6pm-8pm)
Upcoming Concert Dates
WEDNESDAY MID-WEEK MARKET
HAPPY WEDNESDAY! Join us at the market for some great local offerings at Bull Park every Wednesday from 3-6 p.m. Veggies, fruit, bread, sweets and more; get it all right in your own backyard!
Interested in adding a booth? Contact Dutton Island Gardeners at www.diglocal.org/markets/atlantic-beach-mid-week-market/
Holiday Artisans’ Faire
Adele Grage Cultural Center, November 20, 5-9 pm
A very special holiday reception featuring 15 exceptional artists displaying their unique gifts for the holiday season at the Adele Grage Cultural Center. This is one event you don’t want to miss. So bring your family to the Holiday Artisans’ Faire to enjoy refreshments and some festive holiday shopping. The public will be able to meet with the artists while shopping for holiday gifts for their family and friends.
SAVE THE DATE
Twilight Movies in the Parks
Jack Russell Park - October 18 - Frozen
Holiday Celebration & Tree Lighting - Beaches Town Center, AB/NB, December 6, 2014
Angel Tree Gift Giving Program - Adele Grage
Holiday Toy Drive - Baker Center - December 20
Arts in the Park!2015 applications are being accepted now.