THURSDAY, JAN. 3 — SUNDAY, JAN. 27
• 'Lie, Cheat and Genuflect:' Play by Jane Milmore and Billy Van Zandt. The Buckle brothers, Billy and Tom, are in big trouble. Tom's eye for slow horses has drained away Billy's savings and he has borrowed from a loan shark, who now wants his money back or else. Involve a stuffy young lawyer, a hard drinking man, a hungry housekeeper, and a trio of beautiful young women, and you have the recipe for a laugh packed farce of twists, turns, puns and pratfalls. Presented by the Pineapple Playhouse, 700 W. Weatherbee Road, Fort Pierce. Shows are Thursday through Saturday at 8 p.m., and at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $20, with group and student rates available. For more information, call (772) 465-0366 or visit www.pineappleplayhouse.com
FRIDAY, JAN. 4
• Winter Snowflake Mosaic Sticker Puzzle: 2-3 p.m., Hurston Branch Library, 3008 Avenue D, Fort Pierce. Join us for a collaborative, community-building activity with a beautiful reward. Most suited for ages 8 and up. Free, public is welcome. For more information, contact Gabe Gresham at (772) 462-2154 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
• GreifShare: GriefShare is a special weekly seminar and support group designed to help you rebuild your life after losing a loved one. Our group is led by caring people who have experienced grief and want to help you through the difficult days ahead. The event will be held from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., at Morningside Church, 2180 Southeast Morningside Boulevard, Port St. Lucie. For more information, contact Valerie Johnson at (772) 342-0436, email@example.com, or visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/griefshare-registration-tickets-50616154280?aff=ebdssbdestsearch for registration.
SATURDAY, JAN. 5
• Celebrate the Arts Festival: Kindermusik: Kindermusik with Ocean Strings Studio is ready to meet guests at the Celebrate the Arts Festival! Join our free Kindermusik demonstrations and make your own Kindermusik Instrument! Our booth will be located at the Riverside Theatre Campus.
FREE Demonstrations: Children ages Newborn- 5 years old and their families are welcome! Demos are 15 minutes & every hour from 9:30am -3:30pm ;-) Spots are limited! You are welcome to RSVP/ signup in advance on this form OR at the Festival. We recommend signing up as soon as you can! (If you have a preferred time please let us know! Otherwise we will assign one to you.)
FREE Kindermusik Instrument: Make YOUR very own Egg Maracas that you can use right away in our Demonstrations! And YES you can take it home with you!
What is Kindermusik? Our program has helped three generations of children with research-based musical curricula that includes creative movement, focused listening & imaginative instrument and vocal activities that helps you to engage your child's mind and senses- boosting the most exciting and critical years of brain development!
The event will be held from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., at Riverside Theatre, 3250 Riverside Park Drive, Vero Beach. For more information, visit www.oceanstrings.net/kindermusik, and visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kindermusik-at-celebrate-the-arts-tickets-53824339047?aff=ebdssbdestsearch for online registration.
• HALOs Chase Your Tail 5K Run/Walk: Join HALO Rescue's 2nd Annual 5K Run/Walk to raise awareness for no kill animal rescue! The event is for runners, walkers, and their dogs! Fun for athletes, beginners, kids and dogs all while raising money to save lives! The 5K will start at 7:30am on January 5th at Sebastian's Community Center (1805 N Central Avenue) and travel along the beautiful Indian River. Same day registration opens at 6:30 am... early bird gets the worm! Every $30 donated will get you 1 entry to the event. Each entry will include a race packet, a pawsome Sport-Tek "Chase Your Tail" t-shirt, a gift bag filled with goodies, and a scrumptious meal after the race! Note: $35 for same day registration. For more information, visit https://runsignup.com/race/fl/sebastian/haloschaseyourtail5krunwalk.
SUNDAY, JAN. 6 — TUESDAY, JAN. 8
• Open auditions: Auditions for 'The Lady Swims Today' by H.G. Brown, which will be presented by the Pineapple Playhouse, 700 W. Weatherbee Road, Fort Pierce. The show will be performed from Thursday, March 14 through Sunday, March 31. All auditions are open to the public and require no prior stage experience. Register at 6:30 p.m. The auditions are cold reads from the show's script. For more information, call (772) 465-0366 or visit www.pineappleplayhouse.com/auditions/
• TikiMarket Island Escape: The TikiMarket is like a little escape to the islands. Decked out with Tiki Bar touchstones and nonstop lively music, the market features a mix of island-y fare and wares. Enjoy conch fritters, Jerk chicken and Caribbean barbecue, all freshly prepared, plus tropical fruits, vegetables and fresh coconut milk. Browse chic beachwear and tees, cool jewelry, woven straw totes, and more. TikiMarket operates on Sundays year-round, from 4 pm to 7-ish and later during the hottest months. Special events, entertainment and kid-friendly activities are also in the works. TikiMarket is located on the slip side of the Marina, off US 1/Broadway and 13th Street. (Just follow the music!) There’s free on-site parking, and the market is also accessible by boat, water taxi and the Peanut Island Ferry. For more information, email Alisa at TikimarketRB@gmail.com. / 561-352-6626.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 9
• Grown Up Gaming: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Port St. Lucie Branch Library, 180 S.W. Prima Vista Blvd., Port St Lucie. Open to ages 18 & up. Space is limited. Board games aren’t just for kids anymore. Try out titles like Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride, Munchkin, Pandemic, Small World, Mysterium, King of Tokyo, Lost Cities & Forbidden Island or bring a favorite game from home. Free, public is welcome. For more information, contact Amanda Van Camp at (772) 871-5450 or firstname.lastname@example.org
THURSDAY, JAN. 10
• Sunrise Theatre & MusicWorks Presents: Kingston Trio The Legacy Tour: 60 Years of the Kingston Trio: Legendary folk icons The Kingston Trio bring their timeless music to fans across the USA with a national tour that marks the groups 60th anniversary. Keeping it in the family, Josh Reynolds, son of original member Nick Reynolds, along with lifelong musical partners Mike Marvin and Tim Gorelangton, perform many of the trios best-loved songs. The event will be held at 7 p.m., Sunrise Theatre, 117 S. 2nd Street, Fort Pierce. For tickets and for more information, visit sunt-internet.choicecrm.net.
FRIDAY, JAN. 11
• Dreams: Crystal Visions of Fleetwood Mac!: Fleetwood Mac fans, don’t miss this amazing tribute to an amazing Grammy- winning band: Fleetwood Mac! A musical journey for almost 50 years with songs like; Go Your Own Way, Rhiannon, You Make Loving Fun, The Chain, Don’t Stop, and of course Dreams to name just a few. Dreams, is the ultimate Fleetwood Mac experience. This event will be held at 5:30 p.m., Summer Crush Vineyard and Winery, 4200 Johnston Road, Fort Pierce. For more information, visit www.summercrushwine.com/product.php?id=9.
SATURDAY, JAN. 12
• The Jakob's Ferry Stragglers: The Jakob's Ferry Stragglers, Pittsburgh PA, bring their brand of bluegrass/Appalachian music back to Summer Crush Winery in Fort Pierce, FL! This event will be held at 1 p.m., Summer Crush Vineyard and Winery, 4200 Johnston Road, Fort Pierce. For more information, visit www.summercrushwine.com.
• Bernie's Pub, British Invasion: Dig out your Grooviest 60's Garb and come feast & Boogie at Bernie's. Fancy our authentic gourmet pub food, beverages, desserts, music and raffles, including 4 tickets to see the Zombies on 2/17/19! Elvis came last year, there's no telling who will be our special guest. $35 Tickets go on sale between masses, starting the 11th and sure to sell out faster than a Beatles concert. This Event Supports Catholic Education! Sponsor packages and individual tickets include Cocktail Hour and Dinner, featuring our Bernie's Pub favorite Fish & Chips, Bangers & Mash, Fresh Salad, and Dessert. And yes, we'll be DANCING! For more information, contact Brenda Foglia: (772) 332-6085, or Marianne Doughney: (561) 704-8010.
• The Stuart Boat Show: The largest boat show on Florida’s Treasure Coast featuring over 175 local, national and international exhibitors displaying hundreds of boats in-water and on land. Many boat brands are represented at the show, including the latest models of motor yachts, cruisers, center consoles, speedboats, sport fishing boats, and pontoons ranging in size from 12 feet to over 90 feet in length. Additional exhibits include the latest in personal watercraft, marine electronics, outboard and inboard engines, safety equipment, accessories, boat lifts, fishing gear, nautical clothing and jewelry, as well as financing and insurance companies. Plenty of seminars, music, delicious food and drinks add to the festivities. This event will be held at 54-290 NW Dixie HWY, Stuart, throughout the day. For more information, visit https://stuartboatshow.com/.
• Swine Showdown in the Fort: Swine Showdown in the Fort is a one day Prospect Show for Youth Livestock Exhibitors. This show is open to ALL youth in different age brackets (all ages up to 21). 4-H and FFA members who are preparing their animals for County or State Fair can utilize this show as a way to gain more experience in preparing, fitting and showing a hog. Those who have been on a wait list and are unable to show for the St. Lucie County Fair or any other county fair can show in this prospect show. This is a prospect jackpot show. It is not for market. If your wish is to sell your pig, you may register for the South Florida Fair that takes place 2 weeks after this show. This event will be held at the St. Lucie County Fairgrounds, 15601 West Midway Road, Fort Pierce, 6:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. For more information, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/swine-showdown-in-the-fort-registration-47227884875?aff=ebdssbcitybrowse.
SUNDAY, JAN. 13
• Vettes in the Vines Corvette Fun Rally & Art Show: Celebrate the unveiling of the Corvette on January 17th 1953 at the New York Motorama. With the COLLINS & COMPANY BAND! Great food by our food vendor partners. ART SHOW TOO! Featured Charity: Angels of Hope. No off-premise food or beverages. We have everything you need including water. Free to spectating public. Car Registration $10 day of. $2 goes to the charity. Car arrive between 10:30 -11:45 am only. Fan friendly popular vote & prizes & plaques for top 5. Co Hosts: NO NAME CAR CLUB. The event will be held at Summer Crush Vineyard and Winery, 4200 Johnston Road, Fort Pierce.
• Guided Park Excursion at the Savannas Preserve: Traverse the park with a park naturalist as your guide! Hike approximately one mile of trails while experiencing the beautiful sights and sounds of the scrub habitat and freshwater marsh of the Hawks Bluff Trail at Savannas Preserve State Park. Free with paid park admission ($3 for a vehicle with up to 8 people). Reservations required - Call (772) 398-2779. The group will meet at 9 am on Sunday, January 13, 2019 at the Savannas Preserve State Park Education Center located at 2541 SE Walton Road, Port St Lucie, and will caravan to the Hawk's Bluff Trail in Jensen Beach.
MONDAY, JAN. 14
• Refuge Recovery: Recovery support for addictions and behaviors of all types using the Buddhist prisciples of kindness, generosity, compassion and forgiveness. 20 minute guided meditation instructions. All recovery programs welcome. No meditation experience necesary. This event will be held at Center For Spiritual Care, 1550 24th Street, Vero Beach, 8 - 9 p.m. For more information, visit www.refugerecovery.org.
• BINGO: BINGO is Back! Please join us the 2nd Monday of each month for a fun game of Bingo beginning Monday September 10th at the OV Clubhouse. Hosted by the LWR. Please call the LWR office to register and to get more information, at (772) 429-7415.
TUESDAY, JAN. 15
• Sound Bath / Sound Immersion Concert: According to Sound Healing, " A Sound Immersion or Sound Bath is a bath in vibrational energy and sound. You keep all your clothes on while every cell in your body is being bathed in sound vibration. The sounds and vibrations of quartz crystal singing bowls, gongs, and chimes guide us into a deep meditation, rebalance and tone the physical, emotional, spiritual, and energetic bodies. Benefits include deep relaxation, a sense of peace in the body and mind, improved sleep, heightened awareness, clarity of mind, enhanced creativity, increased immunity, and calming of the entire nervous system. Many people have profound spiritual, emotional, and physical experiences. Through the vibrations of these instruments, we experience Alpha and Theta brainwave entrainment, along with an inner calm and deep relaxation that enables us to journey and center within." The Sound Bath / Sound Immersion Concert will be held at Sound Healing, 2821 Southwest Lakemont Place, Palm City, 7 - 8:30 p.m. Pay in advance when reservation is made, non-refundable unless the event is canceled Space is limited to 10 people so reserve now. First-time attendees arrive at 7:00 p.m. for an introduction to Sound Healing. Repeat attendees arrive at 7:30 p.m. For more information or to reserve your spot call Barbara Spaulding RN, Clinical Sound Therapist at Sound Healing, (772) 245-6515 or (518) 538-1928, or email asoundhealing.com.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 16
• Treasure Coast Republican Liberty Caucus Presents The KrisAnne Hall Show: KrisAnne Hall is a Constitutional Radio Personality and Author and she will be speaking about 'State Sovereignty and the Duty of State and Local Representatives'. In this presentation, the origin of the Constitution and the Federal government is clearly explained. The unquestionable authority of the people through their states to be the final arbiters of their own liberty is laid out in a way that cannot be denied – unless you simply reject truth! You will see the solution that the framers gave us to keep a lawless federal government in check. This special evening will include Dinner and Beverage in a Private Room. The cost is $20 Dinner includes a choice of: Classic Burger and Crack Fries; or Southwest Salad or one of The Rubens, Corned Beef, Turkey; or a Vegan entree of Portobello Mushroom and Crack Fries. Please purchase your ticket through eventbrite - limited seating so purchase early. This event will be held at HopCat, 10553 SW Meeting Street, Tradition, Port Saint Lucie, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. For more information and to reserve tickets, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/treasure-coast-republican-liberty-caucus-presents-the-krisanne-hall-show-tickets-51782351407?aff=ebdssbdestsearch.
• Marine Science in the Morning Series: The Smithsonian’s Marine Science in the Morning Lecture series returns to the St. Lucie County Aquarium on January 16. Held on select Wednesdays at 9 a.m. through April, this series features scientists, researchers and other professionals working in the marine science fields. This week's topic is: Coral Diseases in South Florida with Erin Schilling, FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute. An outbreak of a disease termed "scleractinian tissue loss disease" has been severely impacting many corals along the southeast Florida coral reef tract for several years now. Intervention strategies aimed at mitigating the impacts and further spread of this disease are being implemented and studied by Erin Schilling, a graduate student at FAU Harbor Branch. The Smithsonian Exhibit is located in the St. Lucie County Aquarium, 420 Seaway Drive, on South Hutchinson Island in Fort Pierce. The cost for the Marine Science in the Morning Lecture Series is $4 for adults and $3 for seniors and includes admission into the Aquarium. For details call (772) 465-3271 or visit: www.sms.si.edu.
THURSDAY, JAN. 17
• Tribute Concert: Elvis, Joe Cocker, Frank Sinatra, Kenny Rogers: Aron Borgh as Elvis is back to transport everyone to the best of the 70's songs of the King. Award winner of one of the closest voices to Elvis performing all over Europe and USA, now back to one of his favorite towns in FL, Port Saint Lucie. Ferran "the man of many voices" as Joe Cocker, Frank Sinatra & Kenny Rogers. Just came back from a tour in Japan and Las Vegas. This event will be held at Port St. Lucie Community Center, 2195 Southeast, Airoso Boulevard, Port St. Lucie, 7 - 9 p.m. For more information, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/tribute-concert-elvis-joe-cocker-frank-sinatrakenny-rogers-tickets-53897997361?aff=ebdssbdestsearch.
• Third Thursday Educational Seminars: Fort Pierce Yacht Club announces a joint venture with Manatee Educational and Observation Center to bring its Third Thursdays educational seminars back for the season! Held the third Thursday of every month, the two organizations will cooperatively work to bring environmental talks to the community. Fort Pierce Yacht Club is pleased to have this important partnership to enhance the Third Thursday program. Also watch for Manatee's Learn and Lunch program which is moving to the yacht club site in order to offer expanded lunch time programming.This event will be held at The Fort Pierce Yacht Club, 700 N. Indian River Drive, 6 p.m. Social and Snacks; 6:30 p.m. Presentation; 7:30 p.m. Q&A/Discussion. For more information, call (772) 461-9152.
FRIDAY, JAN. 18
• Page to Screen series: Watching and discussing the book vs. the movie of 'A Time to Kill' from 1-4 p.m., Kilmer Branch Library, 101 Melody Lane, Fort Pierce. Film is based on the 1988 book by John Grisham. Film is rated R, 150 minutes. Please read the book first; copies of each selection are available for checkout. Free; no one under age 17 will be admitted without a parent or guardian. For more information, contact Jennifer Johnson at (772) 462-2199 or email@example.com.
SATURDAY, JAN. 19
• Glow 5k Fun Run/Walk Relay for Life of St Lucie County: 5:30-9:15 p.m., Tradition Square, Port St. Lucie. Enjoy a new Glow 5k fun run/walk that is noncompetitive and family-friendly. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m., walk begins at 7 p.m. Enjoy pre- and post-run/walk entertainment including music, food, blacklight photo booth, and prizes for best glow costume. Pre-register (by Jan. 5) for an event t-shirt, raffle ticket, and a glow item. Registration is $25 for adults, $18 for children (age 4-17), free for younger children. To register, visit https://www.crowdrise.com/o/en/campaign/glow5k.
• World War II and the Treasure Coast: Explore the history of the Treasure Coast with a four-part series at the Paula A. Lewis Library, starting at 10:30 a.m. This week, Indian River State College Professor Ronald Frazer will cover World War II and the Treasure Coast. These events are free and open to everyone. The Paula Lewis Branch of the St. Lucie County Library System is located at 2950 Rosser Blvd., Port St. Lucie. For more information call the Paula Lewis Branch Library at 772-871-7258 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit: www.stlucieco.gov/Library.
SUNDAY, JAN. 20
• Walton Scrub Preserve: Smartphone Photography Hike: Like to travel light but still want photos of your hikes? Push your smartphone's capabilities as you hike through this site’s endangered scrub habitats, and see what memories you can capture. This event will be held at Walton Scrub Preserve, 10809 South Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, 9 - 11 a.m.
• Sunday Concert: Jazz & Blues Society @ LB Library: A great musical experience awaits you! Founded in 1996 the Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to foster a greater awareness and love for Jazz and Blues. At these Sunday concerts musicians from throughout the Treasure Coast will gather to delight you with their sound Admission is free - Doors open at 12:30 p.m. Enter through the Community Room doors at the NE corner of the parking lot. All library programs are free and open to the public. For more information, contact Maureen Gallagher: (772) 871-5470; email@example.com.
TUESDAY, JAN. 22
• Ladies-Only Clinic followed by an optional 9-hole Scramble: A golf event located at Fairwinds Golf Course, 4400 Fairwinds Drive, Fort Pierce, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. For more information, call (772) 462-4653.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 24
• Indrio Savannahs Preserve: In Search of the Eagle Fitness Hike: Join us for a brisk walk through Indrio Savannas with a stop at our favorite eagle nest. We’ll walk about 3 miles and end at the nest just before noon. This outing will be a quiet walk with minimal stops. Please bring water and your compact binoculars. This walk is appropriate for ages 14 & up. This event will be held at Indrio Savannahs Preserve, 5275 Tozour Road, Fort Pierce, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
• Genealogy Family Research at KB Library: Volunteers from the Treasure Coast Genealogical Society (TCGS) are available in the Genealogy Section on the second floor. Skilled volunteers work individually with Library patrons to answer genealogy questions, find and document ancestors, and guide in the use of genealogy websites and reference books. Learn who you are during these special sessions. This event will be held at Kilmer Branch Library, 101 Melody Ln., Fort Pierce, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. For more information, contact Sharon Babcock (772) 971-1821.
FRIDAY, JAN. 25
• Parents’ Night Out — Kids’ Eco-Adventure: 6-11 p.m., Oxbow Eco-Center, 5400 N.E. St. James Drive, Port St. Lucie. Parents are invited to drop off children (ages 8-12 only) at the Center for an evening of fun, seasonal art, and ecological entertainment. Pizza and a snack will be provided. Pre-registration required. $30 for one child, $50 for two. For more information contact the Oxbow at (772) 785-5833 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
THROUGH SUNDAY, JAN. 27, 2019
• Florida Watercolor Society's 2018 Traveling Show: The Elliott Museum, 825 N.E. Ocean Blvd., Stuart, hosts the FWS Traveling Show in its first stop, featuring more than half of the works shown in the FWS 47th annual exhibition in Bradenton. Exhibit will be on display Nov. 8 through Jan. 27. Exhibition is included in regular admission; Museum member admission is free. For more information, call (772) 225-1961 or visit https://elliottmuseum.org/events/
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 30
• Marine Science in the Morning Series: Improving our Understanding of Marine Life and Habitat Change with Mitchel Roffer, Marine Biodiversity Observation Network. There are many research efforts and advanced technologies to help scientists understand life in the sea. However, most of the data is not integrated which hinders our ability to see the whole picture. Dr. Mitch Roffer will talk about how scientists at the University of South Florida and the Smithsonian are working with NOAA, NASA and other agencies to create the Marine Biodiversity Observation Network to better understand how the ocean is changing and support better ocean management. The Smithsonian Exhibit is located in the St. Lucie County Aquarium, 420 Seaway Drive, on South Hutchinson Island in Fort Pierce. The cost for the Marine Science in the Morning Lecture Series is $4 for adults and $3 for seniors and includes admission into the Aquarium. For details call (772) 465-3271 or visit: www.sms.si.edu
FRIDAY, FEB. 15
• Page to Screen series: Watching and discussing the book vs. the movie of 'To Kill a Mockingbird' from 1-4 p.m., Kilmer Branch Library, 101 Melody Lane, Fort Pierce. 'To Kill a Mockingbird' (1962) is based off the 1960 book by Harper Lee about a widowed, morally upright lawyer who defends a black man accused of raping a white woman in 1930s Alabama. Meanwhile, his two young children become involved in a mystery involving the town pariah. Featuring Gregory Peck, this film is not rated with a running time of 129 minutes.. Please read the book first; copies of each selection are available for checkout. Free; no one under age 17 will be admitted without a parent or guardian. For more information, contact Jennifer Johnson at (772) 462-2199 or email@example.com.
SATURDAY, FEB. 16
• 1714 LaPlata Fleet: Explore the history of the Treasure Coast with a four-part series at the Paula A. Lewis Library, starting at 10:30 a.m. This week, Indian River State College Professor Ronald Frazer will cover the 1714 LaPlata Fleet. These events are free and open to everyone. The Paula Lewis Branch of the St. Lucie County Library System is located at 2950 Rosser Blvd., Port St. Lucie. For more information call the Paula Lewis Branch Library at 772-871-7258 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit: www.stlucieco.gov/Library.
SATURDAY, MARCH 16
• Jackson and the 2nd Seminole War: Explore the history of the Treasure Coast with a four-part series at the Paula A. Lewis Library, starting at 10:30 a.m. This week, Indian River State College Professor Ronald Frazer will cover Jackson and the 2nd Seminole War. These events are free and open to everyone. The Paula Lewis Branch of the St. Lucie County Library System is located at 2950 Rosser Blvd., Port St. Lucie. For more information call the Paula Lewis Branch Library at 772-871-7258 or email@example.com or visit: www.stlucieco.gov/Library.
SATURDAY, APRIL 20
• Hurricane of 1928: Explore the history of the Treasure Coast with a four-part series at the Paula A. Lewis Library, starting at 10:30 a.m. This week, Indian River State College Professor Ronald Frazer will cover the Hurricane of 1928. These events are free and open to everyone. The Paula Lewis Branch of the St. Lucie County Library System is located at 2950 Rosser Blvd., Port St. Lucie. For more information call the Paula Lewis Branch Library at 772-871-7258 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit: www.stlucieco.gov/Library.
• Guided Kayaking Tours: Tours start at 8 a.m. on Friday and Saturday mornings, Savannas Preserve State Park, 2541 Walton Road, Port St. Lucie. Tour the park by water with experienced kayak guides at your side. Cost is $10 per person donation to the Friends of Savannas (FriendsofSavannas.org), plus the state park admission fee ($2 a person, or $3 for a vehicle with up to 8 people). All equipment is included with your donation. The minimum age for participation is 6 years old. Reservations are required; call the park's education center at (772) 398-2779.
• Dinner & Dance: 6-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Polish American Club, 343 Prima Vista Blvd., Port St. Lucie. $14 per person. BYOB and soda. For reservations, call Cindy, (508) 287-3370.
• Bingo & trivia: Entertainment by AJ the DJ, plus drink specials, free bingo, prizes, and pop-quiz trivia, every Tuesday from 8-10 p.m., St. Lucie Lanes, 6759 S. U.S. 1, Port St. Lucie. For more information, call (772) 461-5390 or (772) 873-2981.
• Dance: 7-9:30 p.m. every Thursday, Polish American Club, 343 Prima Vista Blvd., Port St. Lucie. $8 per person. BYOB and soda. For reservations, call Cindy, (508) 287-3370.
• Mangrove & Manatee Tours: Fort Pierce Outdoor Center’s Mangrove & Manatee Tour takes guests on either a paddleboard or kayak through the mangrove estuaries and boundary waters surrounding Fort Pierce Inlet State Park. Guests can expect to see a variety of seabirds and aquatic life, even a manatee or pod of dolphins. The tour is suitable for participants of all ages and skill levels, and includes all necessary rental equipment, safety gear, and a dedicated tour guide to lead your expedition. Make sure to bring along water bottles, sunscreen, and any waterproof gear for your electronics, as this tour provides many opportunities for photo taking. The tour is 90 minutes to two hours, and begins at 9 a.m. and noon, Monday through Saturday as weather permits. Get a 360 degree view of the waterways and ecosystems of Fort Pierce Inlet State Park. Guided tour is $40 per person. Or, rent a paddleboard or kayak from the center to take your own adventure. The center faces Tucker Cove and is located at 905 Shorewinds Drive, Fort Pierce. Call (772) 979-4434 for more information. Reserve your spots online at fortpierceoutdoorcenter.com/eco-tours/.
• A.E. Backus Museum & Gallery: 500 N. Indian River Drive, along the waterfront in historic downtown Fort Pierce. Summer hours are Saturday and Sunday only through Sept. 17; the museum will close for the summer from Sept. 18 through mid-October. Admission is $5 per person. Museum members, children under 18 and active duty military admitted free; AARP, AAA and veterans with proper ID receive $2 discount on admission. For more information, call (772) 465-0630 or visit www.BackusMuseum.com.
• Jazz Society events: Tuesday, jazz jams at the Sunrise Black Box Theatre, 117 S. Second St., Fort Pierce, from 7-10 p.m. $6 cover for non-members. Full bar available. Every other Wednesday evening, jazz jams at the gardens, 6:30-9:30 p.m. $3 cover. Wine and beer available. 2410 Westmoreland Blvd., Port St. Lucie. Saturday mornings, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., jazz market in downtown Fort Pierce along the Indian River waterfront, featuring creative arts and crafts.
• Treasure Coast Eagles No. 3582 have ongoing events. Every day, bar bingo, from 10 a.m.-1 a.m. Tuesdays, ladies night from 7 -11 p.m. Free pool play, 7-11 p.m. Wednesdays, bingo 6:30-11 p.m., 12 games, final game pot is $300. Thursdays, Texas Hold-em 7-11 p.m. Buy in is $20. Free pool play, 7-11 p.m. – Fridays, open mic jam with Shawn, 7-11 p.m. - Everyone welcome. Men’s night - 7-11 p.m. Saturdays, karaoke by D-3 with Ariel and Steve, 7-11 p.m. Sundays, karaoke by D-3 with Ariel and Steve, 7-11 p.m. - Treasure Coast Eagles No. 3582 is located at 510 S. U.S. 1, No. 3, Fort Pierce. After 9 p.m. must be 21. For more information, call (772) 461-2750.
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