Events

Flagler Humane Society Hosts Special Adoption Event

Flagler Humane Society Hosts Special Adoption Event

Calling all animal lovers! On June 1st from 10AM – 4PM, the Flagler Humane Society is excited to welcome current and future pet parents to a special adoption event sponsored by Simparica Trio! Being held at the Flagler Humane Society (1 Shelter Drive, Palm Coast, FL 32137), the event will spotlight pets that have been at the shelter for over 30 days. Highlights include: Half-off the price of adoption for any pet that has been at the shelter for over 30 days Ice cream treats & photo booths for pups and their people Free heartworm testing for the first 100 dogs Exclusive offer code for…
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Flagler County hosts Memorial Day service featuring retired USMC Col. Mark Thieme, Executive Director of the Florida State Guard

Flagler County hosts Memorial Day service featuring retired USMC Col. Mark Thieme, Executive Director of the Florida State Guard

 Join Flagler County at its Memorial Day Ceremony at 10 a.m. Monday, May 27, featuring special guest speaker retired United States Marine Corps Col. Mark Theme. He was appointed in 2023 by Governor Ron DeSantis to the position of executive director of the Florida State Guard. “Flagler County has a very strong community of veterans,” said Veterans Service Officer David Lydon. “It is a privilege and an honor to have a distinguished veteran like Col. Mark Theme help us pay tribute to those who lost their lives in service to our country.” Theme, whose military honors include the Legion of…
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Local Church Hosts Two Events; Celebrate Recovery and Vacation Bible Program in Palm Coast

Local Church Hosts Two Events; Celebrate Recovery and Vacation Bible Program in Palm Coast

First Baptist Church of Palm Coast is hosting two events in the upcoming months. They are hosting a recovery program, as well as a vacation bible school this summer. Recovery Program: Are you looking for a Christ-centered, 12-step recovery program to help you with your struggles? Look no further than Celebrate Recovery (CR)! Join us at the First Baptist Church of Palm Coast as we celebrate the 1st anniversary of CR. This program offers support to anyone struggling with hurt, hang-ups, and habits of any kind. We invite you to come and enjoy FOOD, FUN & FELLOWSHIP from 4-7 PM.…
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Literary Lounge: A New Monthly Event in Palm Coast Highlighting Local Authors of the Area

Literary Lounge: A New Monthly Event in Palm Coast Highlighting Local Authors of the Area

The Literary Lounge is a new concept being launched in Palm Coast by local business woman Yonette Turner and a local author, Raquel Herring. This new monthly event is a collaboration to help highlight the areas local authors, promote their work and create an atmosphere for literacy and reading.  We sat down with Raquel and Yonette to talk about this group, the goals, the mission and everything in-between. Yonette explained how the idea just sort of came together and worked itself out. Raquel and Yonette met back at the end of 2023, and after talking they noticed that everywhere they…
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Art Show – Three Exceptional Artists! Kathy Duffy ~ Gina-Marie Hammer ~ Deborah Hildinger

Art Show – Three Exceptional Artists! Kathy Duffy ~ Gina-Marie Hammer ~ Deborah Hildinger

Art Show - Three Exceptional Artists! Kathy Duffy ~ Gina-Marie Hammer ~ Deborah Hildinger presented by Expressions Art Gallery on Colbert located inside the Grand Living Realty building. 2298 Colbert Lane in Palm Coast.   The show will be on display from May 9 through June 22, 2024.  For a special treat, bring a friend (or two) and stop by the gallery during the opening reception on Sunday May 19th from 1:00 to 3:30.  Enjoy refreshments and meet the talented artists; Kathy Duffy, Gina-Marie Hammer and Deborah Hildinger at the reception.
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Separate ‘Housing Policy Forum,’ ‘Housing Fair’ to be held consecutively May 17-18 to serve different needs

Separate ‘Housing Policy Forum,’ ‘Housing Fair’ to be held consecutively May 17-18 to serve different needs

 Housing officials from throughout Flagler County are hosting two separate events on consecutive days – Friday, May 17 and Saturday, May 18 – to address different needs of the community. "These are both very important events, though each has its own focus," said Flagler County Housing Program Manager Devrie Paradowski. "We are looking forward to two spectacular events: the Forum with a wonderful complement of professionals on the panel; and the Fair that brings many resources together for our residents." The first, from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on May 17, is called "From Blueprint to Action: Local Strategies for Housing…
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Palm Coast City Hosted Annual Arbor Day on May 4th, 2024

Palm Coast City Hosted Annual Arbor Day on May 4th, 2024

The City of Palm Coast hosted their annual Arbor Day event where people could bring canned goods and in return pick out a tree. The line for the trees started early, with people arriving prior to 9am. They had three trees and a bush to choose from. The Palm Coast Fire Department was there with their fire safety RV, you would go through and they would tell you about the different problems and they would ask you if you saw anything that was wrong. There was free face painting, along with other vendors too. They had a reptile vendor who…
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Keep Palm Coast Clean – It’s a Litter-ALL Effort: Event Day Impact

Keep Palm Coast Clean – It’s a Litter-ALL Effort: Event Day Impact

On Sunday, April 28, 2024, the City of Palm Coast Public Works Department hosted its sixth 'Keep Palm Coast Clean – It's a Litter-ALL Effort' community litter pick-up event. Early that morning, over 30 volunteers gathered at the Public Works Department to receive supplies and briefing instructions before setting out to collect trash from various roadways in Palm Coast. During the event, volunteers gathered over 45 bags of trash, totaling more than 600 pounds of debris. This figure included bulky miscellaneous items such as pool umbrella and table. The most common items collected by volunteers were empty drink containers, such…
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National Care Foundation Hosts 3rd Annual Denim Day Walk at European Village in Palm Coast

National Care Foundation Hosts 3rd Annual Denim Day Walk at European Village in Palm Coast

Members of the National Care Foundation, a local non-profit providing assistance for sexual assault victims, hosted their third annual Denim Day walk at the European Village in Palm Coast. Palm Coast Mayor David Alfin was also present to show support and present a proclamation to the foundation. Founder Erica Rivera spoke about Denim Day, how it came to be, the National Care Foundation, and included a short testimonial from a survivor that the foundation helped last year. Mayor Alfin continued with the reading of the proclamation. Those in attendance took their annual walk around the village in their denim jeans,…
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FCSO Marine Unit Offering Free Vessel Safety Checks to Prepare Boaters for Summer

FCSO Marine Unit Offering Free Vessel Safety Checks to Prepare Boaters for Summer

 As the weather warms up and boating season begins, it is important to make sure your vessel is ready to hit the water. To help ensure everyone’s safety on the water, the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office Marine Unit is hosting a free Vessel Safety Check event on Sunday, April 28, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Herschel King Park in Palm Coast. Whether you are a first-time boater or a seasoned pro, this event is open to all boaters! The FCSO Marine Unit will be set up in the southwest corner of the boat ramp area to perform safety…
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