News Column

Indian River County Community Calendar, updated May 1

May 1, 2014

Treasure Coast Newspapers, Stuart, Fla.

May 01--NEW LISTINGS

IRC School Advisory Council: Topic: Traffic Plan. 6:30 p.m.May 1. Rosewood Magnet School, 3850 16th St., Media Center, Vero Beach.

Roseland Community Association: Speaker Stan Boling, IRC director community development, on issues affecting Roseland. 7 p.m.May 20. Former Roseland Volunteer Fire Station, 8025 129th Court, Roseland.

Free Comic Book Day: Free comics to anyone who comes into the store. 11 a.m.-7 p.m.May 3. Davinci's Dreamworks, 835 17th St., Suite 102, Vero Beach. 772-770-3807; davincisdreamworks/facebook.com.

National Public Gardens Day: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.May 9. McKee Botanical Garden, 350 U.S. 1, Vero Beach. $5. 772-794-0601; mckeegarden.org.

Concert for Autism: Pianist Adlan Cruz. 6-8 p.m.May 18. Vero Beach Elks Club, 1350 26th St., Vero Beach. $20. Ticket: 772-562-8450.

Boating Safety Class: 7:30 a.m. registration; 8 a.m.-5 p.m. class, May 17. Sebastian Arts & Senior Center, 1245 Main St., Sebastian. $20. Register: 772-388-3132; sebastianinletps.org.

SPECIAL EVENTS

THURSDAY

Great Adaptations: For Lifelong Learners. 1-4 p.m.May 1. IRSC Mueller Campus, Richardson Center, 6155 College Lane, Vero Beach. Age 50+. $100-$150. Register: 772-462-7880; www.irscfoundation.org.

Fabulous Film Finds: "Johnny Guitar"; Joan Crawford and Mercedes McCambridge battle over Sterling Hayden. 3 p.m.North IRC Library, 1001 C.R. 512, Sebastian.

Tools To Quit Class: 5:30 p.m.Indian River County Health Department, 1900 27th St., Vero Beach. Ages 18+. Register: 877-819-2357; www.ahectobacco.com.

HOA Board Certification Course: Satisfies Florida legal requirements for board members to fulfill within 90 days of taking office; addresses the most critical aspects of day-to-day homeowners' association operations; certificate of completion. 1 p.m. hors d'oeuvres, 1:30 class. Riverhouse, 305 Acacia Road, Vero Beach. RSVP: 561-989-5064; stephanie.arana@fsresidential.com.

Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. 9-11 a.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach.

Pet Dog Manners & Behavior: 6 p.m.May 1, 8, 15, 22. Sebastian Animal Hospital, 948 U.S. 1, Vero Beach. $75. Register: 772-978-7863; www.bestbehaviordogtraining.org.

USS Iwo Jima (LPH2/LDH7) Shipmates Organization: Aug. 27-31. Crowne Plaza Hotel, Jacksonville. Contact Robert G. McAnnally, 152 Frissell St., Hampton, VA 23663; 757-723-0317; yujack46709@gmail.com; ussiwojimashipmates.cfns.net.

Beginning Speech/Lip-reading Class: Understand what is said in any environment (noise, multiple conversations, trouble hearing, trouble speaking); TC Chapter, Hearing Loss Association of America. 8:45-9:45 a.m. Tues. & Thurs., 6 weeks May 1-June 12. Meeting Room, Treasure Coast Community Health, 1545 Oslo Road, Vero Beach. $25-$30; limited to 10. Application: speechreader1@gmail.com; www.treasurehearing.org.

Puppy & Dog Training: 6 week class. 7-8 p.m. starting May 1 or 1-2 p.m. starting May 2. Humane Society of Vero Beach and IRC, 6230 77th St., Vero Beach. $40. Register: 772-388-3331; cellis@hsvb.org.

FRIDAY

AARP Smart Driver Refresher Course: 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. County administration Bldg. A, 1801 27th St., Vero Beach. $15-$20. Register: 772-489-8140.

IRCHS -- VAPA Visual Art Student Showcase: Showcasing student works with influence of postmodernism. 5-7 p.m. The Charter Dome @ IRCHS, 6055 College Lane, Vero Beach. 772-567-6600; www.IRCHS.org.

Blood Pressure Screenings: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach. Also: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 11646 U.S. 1, Sebastian.

Silent Art Auction: Benefits Indian River Habitat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., through May 2. Indian River Habitat Home Center ReStore, 4580 N. U.S. 1, Vero Beach. 772-257-0222; www.irchabitat.org.

RECURRING EVENTS

THURSDAY

ART/CRAFTS

Oil Painting Classes: Noon-4 p.m. Crafts & Stuff, 658 Miracle Mile Plaza, Vero Beach. 772-562-0540.

CHILDREN

Baby Sign Language: 10 a.m.North IRC Library, 1001 C.R. 512, Sebastian. Infants-2 years. 772-589-1355; www.irclibrary.org.

Lego Club: 4 p.m.IRC Main Library, 1600 21st St., Vero Beach. 1st-5th grade. 772-770-5060; www.irclibrary.org.

Lego Club: 4 p.m.North IRC Library, 1001 C.R. 512, Sebastian. 1st-5th grade. 772-589-1355; www.irclibrary.org.

EXERCISE/HEALTH

ABC Tai Chi: 5:30 p.m. Alignment, Balance, Circulation. 5:30 p.m.IRC Main Library, 1600 21st St., Vero Beach. Age 16+. Donation. 772-770-5060 ext. 4121; irclibrary.org.

Aikido Classes: 6-7:30 p.m.Leisure Square, 16th St., Vero Beach. Age 16+. $4. 772-559-8193; verobeachaikido@gmail.com.

A.M. Aerobics: 9-10 a.m. All fitness levels. Improve flexibility, endurance, overall health. Community Center, 2266 14th Ave., Vero Beach. $3. 772-770-6517; covb.org.

Group Bicycle Ride-Leaders Choice Ride: 25-30 miles; moderate pace, sponsored by Vero Cycling. 7 a.m.Orchid Island Bikes and Kayaks, 1175 Commerce Ave., Vero Beach. Age 18+. www.verocyclingclub.org/pages/ride-schedule.

Intermediate Walking Qigong: 8-9 a.m.Cloudwalker Place, 1533 U. S. 1, Vero Beach. $10. 772-318-7660; www.thecloudwalker.com.

Self-defense Class: Teaching responses to most common attacks. 5:30-6:15 p.m.Leisure Square, 16th St., Vero Beach. Age 16+. $4. 772-559-8193; verobeachaikido@gmail.com.

Tai Chi: 10 a.m.Senior Activity Center of Sebastian, 1255 Main St., Sebastian. Seniors. 772-388-9047; sebastianseniors.org.

GAMES

Advanced Bridge: 6:30 p.m.Senior Activity Center of Sebastian, 1255 Main St., Sebastian. Seniors. 772-388-9047; sebastianseniors.org.

Duplicate Bridge: 12:30 p.m. Community Center, 2266 14th Ave., Vero Beach. Age 18+. $5. 772-770-6517.

Duplicate Bridge: ACBL sanctioned games, open & 499ers. 1 p.m. VB Bridge Center, 1520 14th Ave., Vero Beach. $6-$8. 772-562-3008; Verobridge.com.

MEALS

Dinner: Prime rib. 5-8 p.m.Sebastian Eagles, 9606 Trade Center Drive, just off Barber St. behind Publix, Sebastian. $9. 772-589-6573.

MUSIC

"Blueberry Hills" Karaoke: With Rick & Patty Hills. 6-9 p.m.CJ Cannon's Restaurant, 3414 Cherokee Drive, Vero Beach. Seniors. 772-633-7655.

OTHER

IRC Master Gardeners: Help for problems in your garden. 9 a.m.-noon, 1-4 p.m. IRC UFL/IFAS Extension Office, 1028 20th Place, Vero Beach. 772-770-5030; Indian.ifas.ufl.edu.

Motorized Kayak Adventures: Sunset tours. 1 hr. before sunset. Round Island Park-Riverside, 2201 S. Highway A1A, Vero Beach. $35. Reservation: 772-380-6815; motorizedkayakadventures.com.

VNA Hospice House Tours: Limited to six people per tour of facility and grounds. 4-4:30 p.m.901 37th St., Vero Beach. Reservation: 772-978-5578; sgama@vnatc.com.

FRIDAY

CHILDREN

Story Time: 10 a.m.Brackett Library, 6155 College Lane, Vero Beach. Age 2-5. 772-770-5060; www.irclibrary.org.

DANCE

Argentine Tango Group Class: For intermediate/advanced students. 7 p.m.713 U.S. 1, Vero Beach. Register: 772-299-5772; dancevero.com.

Friday Night Dances: 7:30 p.m. Community Center, 2266 14th Ave., Vero Beach. Age 18+. $10. Ticket: 772-770-6517; covb.org.

EXERCISE/HEALTH

Capoeira: Classes for adults. 7 p.m.Longevity Max Fitness, 970 14th Lane, Vero Beach. Age 13+. $80/mo. 772-532-0094; verobeachcapoeiraabada.com.

GAMES

2-Deck Canasta: 12:30 p.m.Senior Activity Center of Sebastian, 1255 Main St., Sebastian. 772-388-9047; sebastianseniors.org.

7-Deck Canasta: Noon. Senior Activity Center of Sebastian, 1255 Main St., Sebastian. Seniors. 772-388-9047; sebastianseniors.org.

Bingo: With lunch. Noon. Fr. Crowley Center, St. John of the Cross Church, 2355 82nd Ave., Vero Beach. 772-226-7470; robertwalsh1710@comcast.net.

Duplicate Bridge: ACBL stratified duplicate bridge games. 1 p.m.First Presbyterian Church of Sebastian, 1405 Louisiana Ave., Sebastian. Open. $5. 772-581-0539; jcalley620@comcast.net.

Duplicate Bridge: ACBL sanctioned; stratified open pairs. 1 p.m. Vero Beach Bridge Center, 1520 14th Ave., Vero Beach. $6-$8. 772-562-3008; verobridge.com.

Student Bridge Game: Beginner bridge game. 9 a.m.-noon. Vero Beach Bridge Center, 1520 14th Ave., Vero Beach. $6-$8. 772-562-3008; verobridge.com.

MEALS

Dinner: 3 entrees, 2 sides. 5-7 p.m.American Legion, 807 Louisiana Ave., Sebastian. 772-589-8710.

Dinner: 5-8 p.m.Sebastian Eagles, 9606 Trade Center Drive, just off Barber St. behind Publix, Sebastian. Call for menu, price. 772-589-6573.

OTHER

IRC Master Gardeners: Need help with a problem in your garden? 9 a.m.-noon, 1-4 p.m. IRC UFL/IFAS Extension Office, 1028 20th Place, Vero Beach. 772-770-5030; Indian.ifas.ufl.edu.

Indian River Model Sailing Club: Radio controlled model sailboat racing. 1 p.m.Hobart Pond, 1/4 mile east of 58th Ave on 77th St., Vero Beach. 772-581-8300.

LaPorte Farms: Self guided tours, pony rides. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. daily. LaPorte Farms, 7700 129th St., Sebastian. Donations. 772-633-0813; laportefarms1@aol.com.

Stepping Stone Quilters: Quilt for fun and charity, learn to quilt; bring lunch. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sebastian City Council Annex Center, 1245 Main St., Sebastian. $15. 973-607-7439; SteppingStoneQuilters@yahoo.com.

Vero Beach Veterans Club: Wanda Johnson's Karaoke. 8 p.m.Vero Beach Veterans Club, 2500 15th Ave, Vero Beach. 772-778-1299; Vero Beach Veterans.com.

LOOKING AHEAD

Used Book Sale: $1 books in fiction/mystery/biography/true story sections will be half price. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. through May 3. Friends of the Library Used Book Depot, 1670 14th Ave., Vero Beach. 772-562-0043.

Personal Protection in Today's Society: Weapons, skills, judgments that successfully protect you from criminals. 6-7:30 p.m.May 6, noon-1:30 p.m.May 10. Judgment Training Institute, 2501 27th Ave., Suite A2, Vero Beach. Adults. Reservation by May 4: 772-800-8100; www.judgmenttraininginstitute.com.

Academy for the Performing Arts: Accepting new students through May 16; call to schedule days, times. 3-8 p.m. Mon., Tue., Thurs. thru May 23. 1st Baptist Church of Vero Beach, 2206 16th Ave., #202, Vero Beach. Ages 6+. $16-$45. Register: 772-562-7265; www.academyinvero.org.

Day Of Abundance: An event where household items are donated by the congregation and provided without cost to those who are in need within the community. 8 a.m.-2 p.m.May 3. Cornerstone Christian Church, 5950 12th St., Vero Beach. 772-567-0085; www.CornerstoneChristianVB.com.

Healthy Cooking with the Healthy Diabetes Coach: Cooking demonstrations, tips, tastings using fresh vegetables. Florida Veggies & More, 6755 37th St., Vero Beach. 2 p.m.May 3. Adults (kids welcome). $5, includes small plate of samples, recipes. 772-453-3413; growinghealthykidsnow@gmail.com.

Clubhouse Kids Special Drama/Performing Class: With Yvonne Marie Rice, stage and television producer. 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.May 3. Holiday Inn Sailfish Room, 10120 S. U.S. 1, Port St. Lucie. Age 4-12. $99. Register: 813-451-7996; Facebook: yvonne's clubhouse kids.

Humane Society Blessing of the Animals: 10 a.m.May 3. Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County, 6230 77th St., Vero Beach. 772-388-3331; www.hsvb.org.

Cleanup of the St. Sebastian River: 8:30 a.m.May 3. Moore's Point Park, U.S. 1 & Indian River Drive, Sebastian. www.fssr.org.

Mother's Day Tea of Remembrance: Hosted by VNA Hospice of Indian River County. 2-4 p.m.May 8. Oak Harbor Clubhouse, 4755 Harbor Drive, Vero Beach. RSVP by May 3: 772-978-5553.

Tea on the Titanic: Edwardian-era event featuring art show, music and theatrics of the period. 2-4 p.m.May 4. Vero Beach Heritage Center, 2140 14th Ave., Vero Beach. $12-$100. 772-569-0228; peergroupofindianriver@gmail.com.

Heal Faster Workshop: Noon May 5. Center for Spiritual Care, 1550 24th St., Vero Beach. Donation. Reservation: 772-567-1233; centerspiritualcare@gmail.com.

Dog Training-Rocket Recall: 6:30 p.m.May 5. Humane Society of Vero Beach, 6280 77th St, Vero Beach. $30. Register: 772-978-7863; www.bestbehaviordogtraining.org.

Blood Pressure Screenings: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.May 5. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach.

Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. 8:30-10 a.m.May 6. Gifford Youth Activity Center, 4875 43rd Ave., Vero Beach.

Natural Allergy Solutions That Work: Workshop. 6-7 p.m.May 6. Alternative Medicine Family Care Center, 3408 Aviation Blvd, Vero Beach. RSVP: 772-778-8877; www.amfcc.info.

Florida Organic Aquaculture Ribbon Cutting: Includes tours. 10:30 a.m.May 7. Florida Organic Aquaculture, 15369 C.R. 512, Fellsmere. Age 18+. RSVP: 561-741-3000; www.foarsvp.com.

Blood Pressure Screenings: Noon-2 p.m.May 7. North Indian River County Library, 1001 Sebastian Blvd., Sebastian.

Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. 9-10:30 a.m.May 7. Curves, 390 21st St., Vero Beach.

Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. 8:30-10 a.m.May 8. Longevity Fitness Club and Spa, 650 12th St., Vero Beach.

"Moms Night Out:" Benefits Children's Home Society of Florida. 6:30 p.m. preview party; 8 p.m. movie, May 8. Majestic Theater, 940 14th Lane, Vero Beach. $5-$20. 772-342-5091.

Blood Pressure Screenings: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.May 9. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach. Also: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 11646 U.S. 1, Sebastian.

Spring Rummage Sale: 8 a.m.-noon. May 9, 10. Living Lord Lutheran Church, 2725 58th Ave., Vero Beach. 772-778-1500.

Flatsfishing Tournament: GFWC Sebastian Junior Woman's Club. Captains Meeting: 6:30 p.m.May 9; Event, 6 a.m.-3 p.m.May 10. 1660 North Indian River Drive, Sebastian. $35. Register: 777-925-9235; www.gfwcsebastianjrs@aol.com.

Dancing with Vero's Stars: Star dancers paired with instructors to raise money for charity. 6 p.m.May 10. Riverside Theatre, 3250 Riverside Park Drive, Vero Beach. $100-$200. Ticket: 772-563-9118; www.Dancingwithverostars.com.

Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive: Letter Carriers one day food collection. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.May 10. May 10. U.S. P.O., Main Street, Sebastian. 978-888-3217; medmc@comcast.net.

Mother's Day Extravaganza: Bring mom's & grandmas for a day of pampering; vendors include Pampered Chef, Scentsi, Thirty One, Tupperware, Whimsical Designs. 8 a.m.-1 p.m.May 10. American Legion, 807 Louisiana Ave., Sebastian. 772-882-7352; avondaisy44@aol.com.

Super Saturday Fill A Bag Sale: 50 percent off all merchandise. 9 a.m.-2 p.m.May 10. St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Shop, 5480 85th St., Vero Beach.

Vero Beach Air Show: Starring Blue Angels. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Ceremony Noon May 10-11. Vero Beach Municipal Airport, 3400 Cherokee Drive, Vero Beach. $8-$25. Ticket: www.veroairshow.com.

Treasure Coast Mother's Day 5K Race/Walk: 6:30 a.m. registration May 11. South Beach Park, Eastern Foot of the 17th Street Bridge, Vero Beach. Age 7+. $20-$27. Register: www.treasurecoastmothersday5K.com.

Quarter Auction: American Legion Auxiliary; a night of fun, 50/50, free door prize, vendors have many cash & carry specials. 6 p.m.May 12. American Legion, 807 Louisiana Ave., Sebastian. Age 18+. 772-633-9914; mori44@aol.com.

Blood Pressure Screenings: 11 a.m.-noonMay 12. Harvest Food, 1360 28th St., Vero Beach.

Blood Pressure Screenings: 10-11:30 a.m.May 13. St. Vincent's DePaul Thrift Shop, 5480 85th St.Wabasso

Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. 9-11 a.m.May 13. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach.

Type II Diabetes Workshop: 6-7 p.m.May 13. Alternative Medicine Family Care Center, 3408 Aviation Blvd., Vero Beach. RSVP: 772-778-8877; www.amfcc.info.

Indian River Genealogical Society: "Staying Focused, Avoiding the Traps and Lessons Learned." 9:30 a.m.May 13. IRC Main Library, 1600 21st St., Vero Beach. 772-532-6288; www.irgs.org.

Ocean Grill Night: Benefits SunUp ARC. 5-10 p.m.May 13. Ocean Grill, Sexton Plaza, Beachland Boulevard, Vero Beach. 772-231-5409.

Association of Fundraising Professionals Indian River: Two-day certified fundraising executive exam review course. Northern Trust, 755 Beachland Blvd., Vero Beach, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.May 13, 14. $125. Register: 772-492-1407; kerry@ircommunityfoundation.com.

Day Trippin' with Patti & Vicky: Day trip to Morikami Museum and Gardens. 8:15 a.m. departure May 14. I-Hop Restaurant, State Road 60, Vero Beach. Ages 12+. $70. Reservation: 772-569-8372; vickystein46@gmail.com.

Stroller Tours: Guided gallery explorations for grown-ups with kids in strollers. 9:30 a.m.May 15. Vero Beach Museum of Art, 3001 Riverside Park Drive, Vero Beach. Adults with babies, 0-2 years. $5. Register: 772-231-0707; info@verobeachmuseum.org.

Celebrate National Boating Safety Week: 11:30 a.m.May 15. Vero Beach Yacht Club, 3601 Rio Vista Blvd., Vero Beach. $15. 772-231-2211.

USA Dance Vero Beach Chapter: Disco Night with Joe Wynes teaching NC2. 7 p.m.May 15. Heritage Center Vero Beach, 2145 14th Ave, Vero Beach. Age 16+. $8-$10. verodance.org.

Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. 8:30-10 a.m.May 15. Gifford Youth Activity Center, 4875 43rd Ave., Vero Beach. Also: 9-11 a.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach.

Blood Pressure Screenings: Noon-1 p.m.May 15. Our Father's Table Soup Kitchen, 4221 28th Ave., Vero Beach

Blood Pressure Screenings: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.May 16. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach. Also: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 11646 U.S. 1, Sebastian.

Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. 9-10 a.m.May 17. Allen AME Church, 6425 85th St., Wabasso.

Spring Fiesta: Celebration of the arts for kids. 10 a.m.May 17. Riverside Theatre, 3250 Riverside Park Drive, Vero Beach. Age 3 and older. 772-231-6990; www.riversidetheatre.com.

Four-Hand Piano Concert: Dr. Marcos Flores and Jacob Craig. 3 p.m.May 18. First Presbyterian Church of Vero Beach, 520 Royal Palm Blvd., Vero Beach. Offering. 772-562-9088; firstpresvero.org.

Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. 9-10 a.m.May 19. River Park Place, 700 3rd Circle, Vero Beach

Blood Pressure Screenings: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.May 19 VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach.

Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. 8:30-10 a.m.May 20. Christi's Family Fitness 1250 Old Dixie Highway, Vero Beach. Also: 9-10:30 a.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 11646 U.S. 1, Sebastian.

Let's Talk About Your Heart: Workshop. 6-7 p.m.May 20. Alternative Medicine Family Care Center, 3408 Aviation Blvd., Vero Beach. RSVP: 772-778-8877; www.amfcc.info.

Blood Pressure Screenings: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.May 21Second Chance Thrift Store, 490 Old Dixie Highway, Vero Beach

Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. 9-10:30 a.m.May 21. VNA Hidden Treasures, 11646 U.S. 1, Sebastian.

Enjoy Life ~ Choose Laughter: Interactive and educational laughter program. 10:30 a.m.May 22. North IRC Library, 1001 C.R. 512, Sebastian. Adults. 772-713-6030; planbsolutions@comcast.net.

Treasure Coast Fearless Caregiver Conference: All day educational event for caregivers. 8 a.m.May 22. Kane Center, 900 E. Salerno Road, Stuart. Register: 954-362-8126; FearlessCaregiver.com.

Blood Pressure Screenings: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.May 23 VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach. Also: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 11646 U.S. 1, Sebastian.

Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. 8:30-10 a.m.May 26. Sebastian Gym and Fitness, 345 C.R. 512, Sebastian.

Memorial Day Observance: 11 a.m.May 26. Veterans Memorial, Riverview Park, C.R. 512 and Riverside Drive, Sebastian.

An Old Fashioned Picnic: Memorial Day old fashioned picnic with games for kids. 11 a.m.-4 p.m.May 26. Sebastian Elks Lodge, 731 S. Fleming St., Sebastian. 772-589-1516.

Anxiety & Depression Workshop: 6-7 p.m.May 27. Alternative Medicine Family Care Center, 3408 Aviation Blvd., Vero Beach. RSVP: 772-778-8877; www.amfcc.info.

Blood Pressure Screenings: 10:30-11:30 a.m.May 27 By the River, 11065 Ganga Way, #311, Sebastian.

Blood Pressure/Sugar Screenings: For morning blood sugar tests, fast from midnight on. 9-11 a.m.May 27. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach. Also: 9-10:30 a.m.Staples, 1191 U.S. 1, Vero Beach.

"Dreamers & Schemers": Professional actors portray author Zora Neale Hurston, Gov. Napoleon Bonaparte Broward and conquistador Pedro MenÉndez de Aviles, depicting who they were & how they impacted the state. 7 p.m.May 28. Emerson Center, 1590 27th Ave., Vero Beach. 772-788-5880.

Blood Pressure Screenings: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.May 30 VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach. Also: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 11646 U.S. 1, Sebastian.

Tropical Night Luau: 7-11 p.m.May 31. Grand Harbor Golf Club, 4985 Club Terrace, Vero Beach. $125. Ticket: 772-770-5040; www.youthguidanceprogram.org.

OCTOBER

Touch A Truck Family Festival: Trucks to explore, games, crafts and other activities for children. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.Oct. 11. IRC Fairgrounds, 7955 58th Ave., Vero Beach. Ticket: 772-567-3202; childcareresourcesir.org.

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