Special Events & Programs
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Calendar of Events 2015 is available!
AUGUST FEATURED ARTIST - JAY SOLOMON
The Adele Grage Cultural Center presents Jay Solomon, Photographer and Painter, as the Featured Artist for August 2015.
Summing up his approach, he says: “My subjects are typically in plain sight. The things, people or settings we pass every day often attract me and become new and interesting because of light or texture, perspective or maybe an emotional connection. Natural phenomena – fog, smoke, shadows – enhanced by creative composition, can make the mundane mysterious. Among the common, uncommon images are lurking and my passion is to capture and share them.”
There will be an Artist Reception on August 20th from 5:00pm-9:00pm at the Adele Grage Cultural Center, 716 Ocean Blvd, Atlantic Beach, FL.
NORTH BEACHES ART WALK - AUGUST 20, 5PM-9PM
Third Thursday of each month!
August 20, 2015, 6:00 to 9:00 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.
BACK TO SCHOOL TWILIGHT MOVIE AT THE PARK - RUSSELL PARK
Russell Park located at Seminole Road and Plaza St
The City of Atlantic Beach is happy to present a showing of “How to Train Your Dragon II”. Come out and watch what happens five years after Hiccup and Toothless united the dragons and Vikings of Berk.
Free and open to the Public at Jack Russell Park. There will be free popcorn starting at 8 pm. Movie starts at dusk. Make sure you bring blankets, chairs, drinks, and bug spray. Seating is first come-first served for this admission-free, alcohol-free event. **Children 15 years old and under must be accompanied by an adult.
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 perform 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 area playground with live music.
Bull Park at Adele Grage Cultural Center @ 6:00-8:00 pm
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/
YOUTH & KIDS CAREER DAY
Career Day Flyer
10:00am - noon
2072 George Street and Dutton Island W.
The City of Atlantic Beach’s Police Department is hosting a Youth and Kids Career Day for all youths, age 18 years and under, and their parents.
SAVE THE DATE
Twilight Movies at the Parks
September 26 - "Penguins of Madagascar", Donner Park
October 17 - "Night at the Museum, Secret of the Tomb", Russell Park
October 10 - October Festival - Donner Park
October 17 - Family Fun Day & Campout Under the Stars - Russell Park
August 2015 - Fall Flag Football Registration
September 2015 - Family Fun Day & Campout Under the Stars Registration
October 2015 - Arts in the Park Registration