Community Calendar - Week of June 17, 2022 | Calendar | hometownnewsbrevard.com

2022-06-16 20:46:31 By : Ms. Kiana Qiu

A few passing clouds, otherwise generally clear. Low 77F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph..

A few passing clouds, otherwise generally clear. Low 77F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph.

Rainbow Run 5K: Space Coast Pride will host it's annual Rainbow Run 5K at Wickham Park, located at 2500 Parkway Drive in Melbourne. The annual Rainbow Run 5k that will be taking place in Wickham Park for the second year. They're having it in Pride Month this year so we can all come out and show our Pride! They will have food trucks and vendors on site during and after the run. Please watch social media for signup details.For more information, email vp@spacecoastpride.org

Basic Sign Language Classes: This class will bring you through the basics from A,B,C’s, family, friends and other common signs. You will learn Deaf and Hard of Hearing awareness and be able to put sentences together. Classes will take place Saturdays, May 14, 21, 28, and June 4, 11, and 18 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. at the Franklin T. DeGroodt Public Library, located at 6475 Minton Road in Palm Bay. Cost: $30 per person (cash or checks payable to: Rock the Silence. Payment is due in full before May 7. Limited Seating. For more information, contact: 321-446-1802 - PO Box 101085, Palm Bay, FL 32910.

Juneteenth Celebration: This full day celebration will feature musical entertainment, readings, speeches from community leaders, kids activities, community workshops and activities, food, business vendors, and more. Don’t miss out on this day to celebrate the end of slavery in the United States. Event details can be found on the city's website at www.cocoafl.org in the months proceeding the event.

Cocoa Village Concours: Cocoa Village Concours is back on and rescheduled for Father's Day, Sunday, June 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Bring the whole family (pet-friendly) and spend some quality time with dad, looking at 200+ exceptional cars! Rock & Roll with Daniel Jude at Cocoa Riverfront Park! Registration is still open for those who would like to showcase their cars at www.cocoavillageconcours.com.

South Area Advisory Board Meeting: A Regular Meeting of the Brevard County Parks and Recreation South Area Advisory Board will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, June 20, 2022, at the POW/MIA Community Center located at 5995 North Highway 1, Melbourne, FL 32935. The meeting is open to the public. In accordance with the American Disabilities Act and Section 286.26, Florida Statutes, persons needing accommodations or an interpreter in the proceeding should notify Parks and Recreation South Area no later than 48-hours prior to the meeting by contacting Richard Tucci at (321) 255-4400 or email Marsha.Blizzard@BrevardFL.gov.

Monday, June 20 - Friday, June 24

St. Joseph Vacation Bible School: St. Joseph Vaction Bible School will take place the week of June 20-24 from 8 a.m to 12 p.m. Fun faith-based activities, crafts, and songs. St. Joseph's is located at 5320 Babcock St NE, Palm Bay. For more information, call (321) 727-1565.

4-H Summer of Gaming Day Camp: Do your kids enjoy playing board games? Then consider signing them up for 4-H's Summer of Gaming! Brevard County 4-H is offering a summer of gaming for 4-H members ages 8 - 18. Kids can learn various life skills like problem solving and cooperation while having fun with a new hobby! Several days of gaming are available in June and July. Each day we will focus on different types of tabletop and card games that can help improve your child’s life skills. You can sign up for all the offered days or just your favorites! The currently available days are June 25, July 9, & July 23, 2022, we will meet from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the UF/IFAS Extension Office in Cocoa. The registration fee is $10 per participant per day. Lunch will not be provided, please bring a bag lunch. Light snacks and drinks will be available. Register on Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/39hoyCd If you have any questions or would like to sign up for 4-H, please contact the instructor, Keith Newman, at (321) 633-1702 or email keith.newman@ufl.edu

Learn Word, Excel, PowerPoint: A 6-week course will help you learn Word, Excel and Powerpoint beginning Wednesday, June 22 from 5:30-7:30 every Wednesday and Thursday at 2729 Lipscomb Street in Melbourne. Cost $150.00 onetime fee. Signup at www.wiseomputertraining.com

Questions: Email: wisecomputertraining@gmail.com. For more information, contact Yvonne at 321-426-0721.

Lagoon Straight Talk: Join the Brevard Indian River Lagoon Coalition at "Lagoon Straight Talk" on Thursday, June 23 from 5:30-8:00 p.m. at the Gleason Performing Arts Center, located at 150 W. University Blvd in Melbourne. Hear the latest on the health of the Indian River Lagoon, the 1/2 cent sales tax fund, and various projects in motion to #SaveOurLagoon – then ask your questions to the experts! Register for free today: lagoonstraighttalk.eventbrite.com

Fly-in/Drive-in Breakfast: Beginning June 11, and the second Saturday of each month, to follow the Warbird Museum will again be having our Fly-in/Drive-in Breakfast. A chef-prepared breakfast will be served from 8:00-10:00 a.m. The cost will be $12 including breakfast and admission to the museum. Any questions, please email David Shores, PR Director Valiant Air Command Warbird Air Museum, at David.Shores@valiantaircommand.com

Christmas in July Craft Fair: u Our Lady of Grace Church, located at 300 Malabar Road will host "Christmas in July" Craft Fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m on Saturday, July 16. Over 50 vendors offering something for everyone. Come do your Christmas shopping early.

Free Kidz Christian Paint Party: On Tues. July 19th, (sign up by July 10th) is a free Kidz Christian Paint Party at the Terry Center, located at 501 Ocean Avenue in Melbourne Beach. Seats are limited to 20 for ages 7-12. Event will take place at 11:00 a.m. Families meet Anne the Artist! Finger food provided. Kidz only Party begins and ends 12:45 p.m.

Must call Pat to reserve your child a seat no later than July 10 b as space is limited and the event is free. To reserve spot or more information, call Pat at (321 722-9117) .Event is sponsored by Community Chapel of Melbourne Beach.

Indoor/Outdoor Craft Fair: The Greater Palm Bay Senior Activity Center, located at 1275 Culver Dr NE in Palm Bay, will hold an indoor/outdoor craft fair at selected dates throughout the year from March to December of 2022. You can find almost anything with the wide variety of vendors from in and around Palm Bay. There could be wood crafts, jewelry, hand crafted items, direct sales businesses, clothing, wreaths, soaps, lotions, candles, and sweet treats. We also have specialized services and businesses.

Food trucks are located outside and inside you can find homemade treats, cakes, breads and more. Family friendly, ATM onsite, Free Parking. They are always looking to add new vendors and food trucks. Please email Sylvia at marketing@gpbsc.net for details on pricing/scheduling. For more information, call (321) 724-1338.

Platinum Show Chorus: The Platinum Show Chorus, a chapter of Sweet Adelines International, is always looking for new women who love to sing. They meet Thursday nights at the Unity Church, located at 2401 N Harbour city Boulevard in Melbourne at 6:30 p.m. Come visit and hear what they are all about.

Parrish Community Support Groups for June: Stroke and Heart Survivors Support Group

If you’ve experienced a diagnosis or event, or are caring for someone living with heart disease or stroke, our community is here to support you.

•When: Tuesday, June 21, 2-4 p.m.

•Where: Heritage Hall, 931 N. Washington Ave., Titusville

•Facilitated by Janet Rooks, MA, CDP

•For additional information, please contact Janet Rooks at 321-268-6800.

•To register, visit https://www.parrishhealthcare.com/events-calendar/event-signup/?Event=27934

Caring for Caregivers Support Group

Care giving is a rewarding, yet demanding labor of love. Join us to learn how to care for yourself while you care for your loved one.

•When: Thursdays, June 9 and 23, 9:30-11:30 a.m.

•Where: Heritage Hall, 931 N. Washington Ave., Titusville

•Facilitated by Janet Rooks, MA, CDP

•For additional information, please contact Janet Rooks at 321-268-6800.

•To register, visit https://www.parrishhealthcare.com/events-calendar/event-signup/?Event=28098

A collaboration with St. Francis Reflections Life Stages Care, this group shares a casual discussion about advanced directives, power of attorney, wills, living wills and all of the often, scary conversations about death and dying.

•When: Wednesday, June 1, 10-11 a.m.

•Where: Heritage Hall, 931 N. Washington Ave., Titusville

•Facilitated by Janet Rooks, MA, CDP

•For additional information, please contact Janet Rooks at 321-268-6800.

•To register, visit https://www.parrishhealthcare.com/events-calendar/event-signup/?Event=17144

Cancer and Survivor Support Group

This group is for cancer patients, cancer survivors and anyone touched by the disease. Enjoy refreshments and talk with others sharing similar situations and experiences.

•When: Wednesday, June 15, 4-5:30 p.m.

•Where: Heritage Hall, 931 N. Washington Ave., Titusville

•Facilitated by Shannon Luker, RN, BSN, OCN, CBCN

•For additional information, please contact Shannon Luker at 321-268-6111, ext. 3544.

•To register, visit https://www.parrishhealthcare.com/events-calendar/event-signup/?Event=28099

Free support group for mothers with babies ages birth to six months. During this class, moms will be able to discuss topics such as infant feeding, sleeping, milestones, car seats, play, development, post-partum care, birth control, post-partum depression, dietary needs and much more. Space is limited.

•When: Mondays, June 6, 13, 20 and 27, 10-11 a.m.

•Where: The Children’s Center, 5650 S. Washington Ave., Titusville

•Facilitated by Teri Newman, MSN, RNC-MNN, IBCLC

•For additional information and to register, contact Teri Newman atteri.newman@parrishmed.com.

A.W.A.K.E Sleep Support

This group is dedicated to exchanging information and increasing awareness of sleep, sleeping disorders, and related health concerns. Everyone with an interest in sleep and health is encouraged to attend.

•When: Wednesday, June 29. 6-7:30 p.m.

•Where: Heritage Hall, 931 N Washington Ave., Titusville

•Facilitated by Michele Roberge, RT(R), RPSGT

•For additional information, please contact Michele Roberge at 321-268-6408.

Green Gables Open House: Green Gables will be continuing Open House each Saturday in July. The dates are July 2nd, July 9th, July 16th, July 23rd, and July 30th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cost is $10. Green Gables at Historic Riverview Village, Inc. is located at: 1501 S. Harbor City Blvd in Melbourne. Green Gables with its Queen Anne architecture, built in 1896, has stood strong for 126 years. Come and enjoy a tour of Green Gables and see why preserving this home's history further enhances our community's uniqueness for future generations. Your donations will go to rehabilitation and restoration of the historic home and its family legacy. For more information, visit http://www.greengables.org

Suntree/Viera Library July Calendar of Events: Adult

7/6 & 7/20 1-3 p.m. Sit-n-Stitch An embroiderer, knitting, crochet group that meets 2x a month.

7/8 & 7/22 9 a.m.-1 p.m. TGIF Seaside Piecemakers A quilting group that meets 2x month.

7/9 TAPS 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. Support group for those who have lost anyone in the military.

7/11 Books are Always Better book club 6:30 p.m. The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn.

7/11 Investor's Business Daily 10:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. A group that meets to talk about stock market investments.

7/12 International Plastic Modelers 6-7:45 p.m. A group who meet to show and speak about plastic models.

7/26 ANA Coin Talk with Bob 6-7:45 p.m. Speak with Bob about old coins you have.

7/27 Non Fiction book club 3 p.m. The Library Book by Susan Orlean. This book is also the Big Read book for the summer.

7/29 Suntree Library book club 10 a.m. The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett.

Tuesdays and Thursday 10 a.m. Storytime for ages 0-7 Stories read, singing, with a take home craft.

7/14 & 7/21 2-4 p.m. Programs for tweens ages 8-14 Programs about our oceans.

Family programs 2-4 p.m.

7/22 Keith Tusing Bubble Show Giant bubbles with fun education and hands on activities.

Barrier Island Center Sea Turtle Walks: During June and July the Sea Turtle Conservancy (STC) has a limited number of spaces for the public to join us on a guided turtle walk for the chance of seeing a nesting loggerhead sea turtle in the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge. Walks are conducted on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday nights between June 2 and July 28, 2022. Space is limited to 20 people per night (this may be reduced due to Covid-19 restrictions). Cost is $20 per person, paid in advance, to reserve your space. You are responsible for your own transportation to the Barrier Island Center. Additional details will be provided once you have made a reservation. For a list of dates, visit https://conserveturtles.org/educational-programs-sea-turtle-walk-reservation-dates/?a=Yes

Strength, Balance & Mobility Class: Trinity Fitness, located at 1236 Sarno Road in Melbourne, offers a free Strength, Balance & Mobility Class on Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. for residents 50 year and older. Class includes medium impact, short interval, full range of motion and functional movements. For more information, email jacscone@gmail.com.

Veterans Museum Bridge Club: Have fun at the Veterans Memorial Center, located at 400 S Sykes Creek Parkway in Merritt Island

for a Bridge Club that meets Wednesdays and Thursdays at 12.30 pm every week. Bring a partner and have a great time. $3 per person win prizes. Money goes to local veteran scholarship opportunities. For more information, contact 321-292-9410.

Lawndale Historic House: After a busy Holiday season, Lawndale will reopen for tours on Saturday, February 5, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Furnished as a family home of 1895, it is a living history educational site. Docents in period costume are stationed throughout the house to guide visitors. The beautiful location on the banks of the Indian River Lagoon at 1219 Rockledge Drive in Rockledge is a short distance south of Cocoa Village. A minimum donation of $10 is requested for adults. Lawndale is open the first Saturday of every month until Nov. 5. For information call 321-537-6607.

Applications for Hometown Heroes: The City of Melbourne is now accepting applications for the 2022 “Melbourne Salutes Hometown Heroes” military banner recognition program. Between May 1, 2022, and July 4, 2022, the City will display street pole banners along New Haven Avenue in Downtown Melbourne, each featuring a different veteran’s name, photo, branch of service, and years served.

To qualify for a banner, honorees must meet both of the following requirements: United States Armed Forces active duty or honorably discharged service member and military service members who have died in the line of duty. Proof of military service (i.e. copy of military orders or military ID, DD214) will be required Current City of Melbourne residents or an immediate family member of a current City of Melbourne resident. Immediate family members include wife or husband, son or daughter, mother or father, brother or sister, grandson or granddaughter, or son-in-law or daughter-in-law. Applications will be accepted through January 25, 2022. Qualified applicants will be selected for banners on a first come, first served basis.

This program is being offered free of charge thanks to the generosity of our sponsors: Bay Equity, Collins Aerospace, Diversified Services of Florida, GT Realty, and Taylor Made Therapies. For more information and to apply go to melbourneflorida.org/hometown-heroes.

NARFE Apollo Chapter 1137: NARFE Apollo Chapter 1137 meets monthly on the second Monday of each month. We have changed our meeting place to The Red Lobster Restaurant, 215 E. Merritt Island Causeway, Merritt Island, FL. You are invited to join us for lunch at 11:30 and an interesting speaker at 12:15. Our speakers will be Dr. Mike Nichols and Megan Nichols from Inbalance Rehab, located in Cocoa Beach, who will be educating us about fall prevention. For more information, visit website address is www.NARFE.org/Chapter1137 .

Siri Lynn German Exhibit: Award-winning mixed media artist Siri Lynn German is displaying her 2-D and pen & ink pieces at ART CONSIGNMENT gallery located at 7730 N. Wickham Road, Suite 105 in Suntree. The hours are 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday thru Saturday. All items are for sale. For further info contact Tom at 321-610-7374. Her art is also on display in the main lobby at Rockledge City Hall, and at the Conference Room of Suntree Library as part of the Central Brevard Art Association exhibit during business hours. Please contact 321-208-7329 for any questions.

Body Connect Yoga: Every Wednesday at the Cape Canaveral Library is Body Connect Yoga: gentle stretching and breathing following your own body’s rhythm.

Relaxation and reconnection between your body and your breath to bring peace to your mind. Please bring a yoga mat. $5/class.

Taught by Maëla, a singer, singing teacher, and wellness coach from France. She created a method to expand the development of self-expression with the body, the breath, and the voice. Classes are held at 201 Polk Ave in Cape Canaveral. For more information, call (321) 868-1101.

Downtown Melbourne Farmers Market: Your local fresh foods market for over a decade. Food trucks, fresh local specialty foods, artisans & crafters. Huge park with playground. Kid & pet friendly park. Plants, produce, Green space, covered picnic areas, walking path, river view and outdoor shopping. Locally roasted coffee, honey, grass fed beef, elderberry syrup, beef jerky, jams, bakery (gluten free, vegan & traditional), pesto and more. Artisans & crafters too.

The market is open every Saturday through Saturday May 28.

Then in June we'll be open only on the 1st & 3rd Saturdays thru Sept. .

Follow our FaceBook page for daily postings and updates - https://bit.ly/2NT6gNa.

Riverview Park is located at 2301 Irwin Street in Melbourne.

For more information email Karen Shea at - Tcsfoods@yahoo.com or call-(321) 759-3713.

Viera Park Market: Your local monthly Friday fresh foods & more market.

The market is being held on the first Friday of every month from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Viera Regional Park in Viera. Locally roasted coffee, honey, grass fed beef, salsa, jams, pesto, olives, bakery (gluten free, vegan & traditional), beef jerky, Italian cheeses, elderberry syrup and more.

Local specialty foods, food trucks, artisans, crafters & more. Fun for the whole family.

Follow our Facebook page for daily updates and postings here - https://bit.ly/3d0Bk5X .

Food trucks will be announced on our page monthly.

The Viera Regional Park is located at 2300 Judge Fran Jamieson Way in Viera.

For more information email Karen Shea at - Tcsfoods@yahoo.com or call - (321) 759-3713.

Space Coast Farmers Market: The Space Coast Framers Market takes place every Sunday at Larry Schultz Park on 2560 Fiske Boulevard in Rockledge. The event is open to the public. Fresh Florida produce, local honey, fresh eggs, baked goods, olives, organic soaps, soy candles, hand crafted wood, embroidered sundresses, jewelry, rocks and minerals, handmade children's clothes, jerky and boiled peanuts, massage therapist, handcrafted pottery and paintings, quilts, tasty treats, Music by Del and more! For more information, call 321-961-2732 or email Joyce Rizzo and Pam Rollins at spacecoastfarmersmarket@gmail.com.

Brevard Country Farmers Market: Stop in at the Brevard County Farmers Market for fresh produce, locally grown and produced food items and more!

At Wickham Park the farmers market is held every Thursday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

The other market is held in Titusville on the east side of U.S. 1 across from the Welcome Center. This market takes place on the second and fourth Friday of every month from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

All of the Market vendors are screened before being accepted as a vendor. Each vendor must produce or grow at least 50% of the products sold at the market.

The Market is a operated through a joint partnership with Brevard County Parks & Recreation and the University of Florida/IFAS Brevard County Extension Service.

Learn more at - https://bit.ly/345cnSZ

Palm Bay Community Bingo: Bingo twice weekly at the Greater Palm Bay Senior Center.

There will be Bingo every Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and every week on Friday from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Wednesday packages start at $6. Friday packages start at $14.

Bingo is open to everyone! Bring your dabber, lucky charms, a drink, and a snack.

You do not have to stay for the entire time but the final games have the highest payouts.

Special bonus games require additional purchases.

Masks are not required if you have been vaccinated.

The Greater Palm Bay Senior Center is located at 1275 Culver Dr. NE in Palm Bay.

Learn more at - http://www.gpbsc.org/bingo.html.

Questions? Contact Barbara Godwin-Hazel at - treasurer@gpbsc.net or call (321) 978.2854.

Gibson Neighborhood Marketplace: Visit and shop with North Brevard's black and minority-owned businesses, once a month from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Gibson Center. Call 321-522-7793 to register your business or sponsor the event. Vendors may purchase a $25 outdoor table. Register on PayPal for a non-member table here - https://py.pl/pdBp1, or for a $35 indoor table register here - https://py.pl/1BYbwlA1fax. The Gibson Neighborhood Marketplace is located at 835 Sycamore Street, Suite H, in Titusville.

ABWA Space Coast Women's Express Network ABWA SCWEN meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month (except in Aug.). We meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Eau Gallie Yacht Club located at 100 Datura Dr, Indian Harbour Beach.

Learn more about our schedule, speaker list, and membership here - http://www.abwascwen.com/.

Intermediate Spanish Group: This is a small senior fun translation and discussion group. We seek a few good students.

We meet weekly on Monday afternoons from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Melbourne Fee Avenue Public Library. There is no fee or any other charge.

We welcome native Spanish speakers.

Various topics will be discussed at each session.

We are accepting a limited number of participants.

To join our group contact Bert Forest at - (321) 726-8883 or send him an email at - bertj.forest@gmail.com.

Italian Lessons: Every Monday night from 6-8 p.m. The Italian American Club of Brevard hosts Italian lessons. There are 3 levels of classes - beginners intermediate and advanced. Complimentary coffee and dessert are served at the break. Classes are $50 for 52 lessons. For more information, call 321-242-8044.

Private Art Lessons: You can begin your creative journey as an absolute beginner or further develop your art skills with private art lessons.

Skills taught include drawing, color theory, human and pet portraits and painting with pastels, acrylics and water colors.

Costs determined by frequency and duration of the classes.

We can begin where you are right now. Classes in my private studio or I can travel to your home.

Contact Debi Pettigrew by calling (321) 749-1153 or email her at dpettigrew@cfl.rr.com.

FREE Memory Testing: Merritt Island Medical Research will be offering free memory screenings the second Tuesday of each month at One Senior Place. Please call 321-305-5015 to schedule an appointment.

Edward Jones Coffee Club: The first Wednesday of every month at 9:00 a.m., David Palmbach with Edward Jones will be hosting a Coffee Club at the Breakfast Station in the Post Common Plaza located at 4100 N. Wickham Road, Melbourne. David will be discussing current events, the economy, and investing. This informal gathering will give you the opportunity to ask questions, have some fun, and get to know some of your neighbors. Please contact 321-255-1770 for more information.

Country/Bluegrass Jam: Check out the country-bluegrass jam at the Tropical Haven mobile home park. It takes place every Sunday from 1-3 p.m. outside under the mobile home park pavilion. We're looking for players that want to have fun playing music. No electric instruments.

The Tropical Haven mobile home park is located across from the Melbourne Airport at 1205 Eddie Allen Rd. in Melbourne.

Brevard Users Group (BUG Club): The Brevard Users Group (The BUG Club) is a personal computer support group meeting the first Monday of each month from 2 to 3 p.m. with the exception of holidays and special events. This group will offer the basics of learning Windows based computers. For info send email to president@bugclub.org.

Computers Advancing Education Lab: Once again we are offering a FREE Basic Computer Class. If you need help learning to use a computer, this is the place! No previous computer experience needed. Our classes will teach you to sign on, connect to the web, browse the internet, use e-mail, write a letter. We have computers available for use in the class. The class is limited to 9 people. Tuesday mornings from 9:30 a.m to 11.30 am. The Computers Advancing Education Lab is located in Riverview School at 3000 Jolly Street in Titusville. Call Dan at 561-907-6992 to sign up.

Free Little Library: The Cocoa Community Woman's Club has built a small outdoor book bin, free of charge for area residents. It holds about 30 books. Take a book, leave a book if you wish! This little library is set up outside the Women's Club clubhouse at 5 Rosa Jones Drive in South Cocoa Village, on the west side of the Brevard Avenue traffic circle. Literacy is one of the key commitments of the Cocoa Community Woman's Club.

"Not Alone" Fellowship: A two-hour monthly gathering of fellowship, food, and fun with door blessings. Birthdays and other special occasions are celebrated with gifts. 1st Monday of each month (except Labor Day). 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. or 5:30- 7:30 p.m. This is an outreach ministry for those who have experienced some form of loss. It is a safe place to meet, interact, receive and support others who are experiencing the different aspects of grief that lead to loneliness and sadness. We welcome any person regardless of age, gender, nationality or culture background, sexual orientation, religious affiliation or marital status at the time of death/separation, no matter the cause or how long it has been since the loss. Reservations Required. Fellowship meets at Calvary Baptist Church, 2980 N Wickham Road in Melbourne. For more information, contact Peggy Farrow-Mattson at 918-264-4265 and gsr@cbcmelbourne.org.

Green Gables Open House: Green Gables is hosting Open Houses on Saturdays from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. CDC guidelines will be in place. Even though Green Gables at Historic Riverview Village, Inc. has submitted to be considered for a Florida matching grant to own the home, we must continue to work toward repairing, stabilizing, and then restoring this historical Queen Anne style treasure for the South Brevard area. Green Gables is one of only three Queen Anne style homes in South Brevard, so preserving this architecture and restoring the home as well as the Wells family legacy is important. William and Nora Wells played a key role in the development of early Melbourne. Their vision and generosity gifted the area with Wells Park and the first auditorium, assistance with building and establishing the first library, organizing and funding the first high school classes, to name a few, all of which have been enjoyed by several generations. Learn more in the documentary, ‘Forgotten Enchantress.’ For more information, visit, www.greengables.org.

Titusville Chamber Membership Development: The Titusville Area Chamber of Commerce holds its Membership Development Committee Meetings on the second Tuesday of every month at 8:30 a.m. at the Chamber office in Titusville. The Membership Development Committee provides volunteer support at Chamber events and helps mentor and educate new members on the many benefits of membership. There is limited in-person attendance, virtual attendance is available. If you would like to participate on this committee, please contact Carol Fondo at fondo@titusville.org for more information. For additional information, visit the Membership Development Committee webpage here - http://bit.ly/3pXOTb0. The Titusville Area Chamber of Commerce is located at 2000 S. Washington Avenue in Titusville.

Book Club – Legacy Club: Thursday afternoons from 1 – 2pm. Join us to read thought provoking literature and participate in lively discussions. Sponsored by the Legacy Club. RSVP 321-751-6771 to reserve your seat.

Bingo: The Italian American Club hosts Bingo every Tuesday afternoon from 1-3 p.m. Free snacks, cake and coffee provided. Call 321-242-8044 for details. The Italian American Club is located at 1471 Cypress Ave. in Melbourne.

American Legion Riders Bike Night: American Legion Post 117, located at 189 Veterans Drive SE in Palm Bay, hosts a Bike Night on the last Thursday of every month free for those 21 and over. Riders get together in the tiki. For more information, contact Chris Hess at 321-729-8089 or email riders@al117.com. For more information on the AL/ALR visit - http://www.al117.com/.

Pineda Inn Trivia Night: Every other Sunday, 7-9 p.m. NEW SIMPLER FORMAT! This is growing in popularity! Get there early if you want a seat!

Meet inside the back bar.

The Pineda Inn is located at 6533 US Highway 1 in Rockledge.

Dance Lessons: Dance Lessons are back at the Wickham Senior Center, located at 2785 Leisure Way in Melbourne. Monday Nights at 6:30 p.m. "Anything Goes". All Genre of dance addressed in this class. You decide what you want to work on at group rate prices.

For more information call Chris or Larry at 321-258-5916 or visit www.spacecoastdance.net.

Worship from Home: Rockledge Presbyterian Church, located at 921 Rockledge Drive in Rockledge, has a variety of weekly activities as well as live-streaming services in the wake of social distancing. Worship form the safety of our own home. For more information on how to participate, contact the such at 321-636-0811 or visit their website at http://rockledgepres.com/.

Sunday Service at the Spiritualist Chapel: The Spiritualist Chapel of Melbourne has resumed conducting services indoors. The Spiritualist Chapel holds Sunday Services from 10 to 11:30 am. Mask wearing and social distancing will be practiced.

The Spiritualist Chapel is located at 1924 Melody Lane in Melbourne

Learn more at - www.spiritualistchapel.org

FB Spiritualist Chapel President Emma Principe.

Senior Center Classes: Freedom 7 Senior Community Center in Cocoa Beach is open and doing well. Classes are available to members and non-members alike. Masks are required to enter the building, your temperature will be taken, forehead scan and we will social distance. Zumba Gold Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. $5 per class. Seated Yoga on Tuesdays at 11a.m. $2-3 per class. Strength and Balance Class for all ages, chair assist if needed. Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. $2 per class. Freedom 7 Senior Center is located inside the Cocoa Beach Country Club. 5000 Tom Warriner Blvd Cocoa Beach (321)783-9505.

Questions About Your Hearing? : Personal Hearing Solutions, Every Monday from 9:30-3pm. Sandra Wagner will be on hand to share information & answer your questions about hearing loss and solutions to it for a safe and healthy lifestyle. For more information, stop by or call 321-253-6310.

Thursday Lunch & Bunco: The Italian American Club hosts a three course chicken marsala lunch at noon on Thursday's. Bunco is played after lunch. Lunch costs $10, Bunco is $7. For further information call (321) 242-8044.

The Italian American Club is located at 1471 Cypress Ave. in Melbourne.

Genius Hour: The South Mainland Library, located at 7921 Ron Beatty Boulevard in Micco, will host 'Genius Hour' Unleash your inner creative and scientific genius in a no-stress setting. Why should the kids get to play with all the fun new gadgets? The event begins Tuesday, Jan. 22 and continues every Tuesday from 4-5 p.m. until May 28th. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call Ellery Cason at 772-664-4066 or email: ecason@brev.org.

Sunrise Yoga: Enjoy yoga at 7:30 a.m. Tuesdays at the Barrier Island Center, 8385 State Road A1A, Melbourne Beach.

Improve your health with BIC volunteer Isa. There is an $8 donation.

For more information, call (321) 723-3556 or visit - www.barrierislandcenter.com.

Beginning Hebrew class: Learn to speak Hebrew at 12:15 p.m. Sundays at Temple Israel, 7350 Lake Andrew Drive, Viera. The class is taught by Peter Czutrin, from Israel. You do not need to be Jewish to learn Hebrew and can begin the course anytime. It is open to all teens and older and the fee is $144 for members, $160 for non-members. For more information or to register, call (321) 631-9494 or email tioffice@tiofbrevard.com.

Enjoy a Knight Out: The Knights of Columbus Council 7408, at 6725 Babcock St., Malabar, has a few events for the family.

Mondays: Enjoy Bingo. Doors open at 5 p.m. and Bingo goes from 6 to 10 p.m. Food is sold from 5 to 7 p.m.

Fridays: Enjoy dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Menu includes fish, hamburgers, fish sandwiches, soup, salad and desserts.

Dinner and Dancing: Elks Lodge No. 1744 welcomes Elks and guests to their lodge, 211 S. Nieman Ave., Melbourne, for Dinner and Dance Night on Fridays. Dinner is served from 5:30 to 7 p.m. and dancing starts at 6:30 p.m. with live music. For more information about room rentals or scheduled activities, call (321) 768-1744.

Grief Support Group: Hospice of St. Francis will host a Grief Support Group at 1 p.m. Mondays at 4875 N. Wickham Road, Suite 108, Melbourne. For more information, call Christy Taylor at (321) 269-4240 or email bereavementservices@hospiceofstfrancis.com.

Create Greeting Cards and Gift Bags: Learn quick, fun and easy techniques at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Mondays at Art Gallery Cards and Gift-Making Classes with Ree at The Art Gallery of Viera (between Chico’s and Belk at the Avenue of Viera). Enjoy making a new project each week. Beautiful, quality materials, including cardstock, decorative papers, stamps, inks, embossing products, die cuts and accessories are included in the $10 price of the class. Make your reservation in advance by contacting Ree at (321) 773-0095 or (321) 961-2350 or at reenathan@bellsouth.net.

Things to do at the Merritt Island Public Library

-Tuesdays: Little Bookworms Story-time, 10 a.m. (2yrs & up), Master Gardeners Clinic, 1 to 3 p.m. (bring problem plant sample)

-Fridays: Baby Rhyme Time Story-time, 10 a.m. (2yrs & under)

For more information, call (321) 455-1369.

Things to do at the Port St. John Library

-Mondays: Yarning for a Cause, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Master Gardener, 2 to 4 p.m. (bring problem plant sample); Creative Writing, 9 to 11 a.m.

-Tuesdays: Senior Games, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. (bring your favorite game and lunch or a snack); SHINE - Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders, noon to 3 p.m. (1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, call (321) 222-7981 for an appointment)

-Wednesdays: Life Skills Training, 4 to 5 p.m.

-Thursdays: STIR - Story Time for Independent Readers, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. (pre-registration is required)

-Fridays: Yarn Club, 2 to 4 p.m. (All ages and abilities welcome)

-Saturdays: Overeaters Anonymous, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Things to do at the Satellite Beach Public Library

-Tuesdays: Gentle Yoga, 4:30 p.m. Bring mat/towel and comfortable clothes. $5 per class.

-Wednesdays: Children story time, "Mother Goose on the Loose" from 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Sign up required. Ages 15 months to 3rd birthday.

Things to do at in the Joseph N. Davis Community Center in Melbourne

-Mondays to Fridays: Morning Walk (all ages) from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Free.

-Mondays and Wednesdays :Pickleball (all ages) from 9 a.m. to noon on Mondays and Wednesdays. $1.

-Mondays and Tuesdays :Adult Organized Full Court Basketball ages 18 years and older) from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Mondays and Tuesdays. $1.

-Monday to Thursday : After School Tutoring (ages 6-12 years) from 3:45 to 5 p.m. from Monday to Thursday. Free.

-Tuesdays: Bingo from 10 to 11 a.m. $2.

-Tuesdays and Thursdays : Table Tennis Club (all ages) from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Free.

-Wednesdays: Video Game Night (all ages) from 6 to 8 p.m. Free.

Adult Step Dance Class is held the first and third Wednesday of every month and is from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

-Thursdays: Co-ed Community Volleyball (ages 16 years and older) from 6 to 8:30 p.m. $1.

-Fridays: Late Night Basketball (ages 8 -17 years) from 8 to 11 p.m. $1.

All events take place in the Joseph N. Davis Community Center. 2547 Grant St., Melbourne. For more information, call (321) 608-7460.

Things to do at Lipscomb Community Center in Melbourne

-Mondays: Adult Morning Club from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays. Ages 18 and older. Free.

-Tuesdays: The Cub Scouts meet (ongoing) from 6:30 to 8 p.m. For ages 6-11 years. $24 yearly.

-Wednesdays: After School Youth Club, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Ages 6-11. Free

-Thursdays: Youth Game Night, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Ages 6-11. Free..

All events take place in the Lipscomb Community Center, 3316 Monroe St., Melbourne. For more information, call (321) 608-7450.

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