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    07-30-2015

    We welcome submissions of photos, stories, columns and letters to the editor. Let us know what’s happening, whether you’re in Ponte Vedra, the Beaches, St. Augustine or Jacksonville. If you have hard copies of photos you want us to feature, feel ...
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    Adoptable pets at the St. Johns County Pet Center

    07-30-2015

    CAT OF THE WEEK
    Hi there! My name is Momma. I am a 1-year-old, female short hair cat. I was owner released to the SJC Pet Center because my owner became ill. I am very sweet and loving but I do not like to be picked up. I have only been around one ...
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    Movers&Shakers

      Rotary Club of PVB

      07-30-2015

      The Beaches: A History and Tour. The book is available for purchase at the Beaches Museum store, 381 Beach Blvd. in Jacksonville Beach. — Kelly H. McDermott Photos by David S. Obrien

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      Community News

        Mission church to break ground in Nocatee

        By Kelly H. McDermott 07-30-2015

        The Recorder
        Nocatee is the land of "news"—new businesses, a new school, and coming soon: the possibility of a new parish of the Catholic Church. On August 8, representatives from Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church in Ponte Vedra Beach ...
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        The name game: Donald Trump and the 2016 election

        07-30-2015

        Dear Editor, The media coverage for the Republican candidates is very interesting in that they often miss the point of Donald Trump’s presidential nomination efforts.
        Guides for political office realize that name recognition is a most important factor in securing voters’ positive action. Trump is working on the basics of winning: name recognition. What other Republican candidate is getting mass public attention? Interviews of a diverse group of potential voters indicate so little knowledge and interest rest in the "issues" of the campaign. Whether that issue is illegal ...
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        August events at the Ponte Vedra Beach Library

        The Recorder 07-30-2015

        The Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library has a wide variety of programs and events scheduled for the month of August. From summer crafts with teens to adults serving up their best "just desserts," there’s plenty to enjoy for all ages at the library this month.
        For more information about calendar listings, call (904) 827-6950. The library is located at 101 Library Blvd. Great Books Discussion Group Monday, Aug. 3, at 3 p.m. Join the PVB library for a Great Books Discussion. The group meets monthly and the books to be discussed are from the 1st Series of the Great Books Reading & Discussion ...
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        IN REMEMBRANCE

        07-30-2015

        Mary Alice Ramsey
        Mary Alice Ramsey, 77, died Monday, June 29th, 2015 in Durham, North Carolina. Born January 15, 1938 in Minneapolis, MN to the late John George (Jack) Ihnet and Alice Tollen Ihnet. Mary was a flight attendant for 20 plus years ...
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        Alice B. Landrum Middle School team competes in global Botball competition

        07-30-2015

        The Alice B. Landrum Middle School Botball Team in the St. Johns County School District attended the 14th Global Conference on Educational Robotics (GCER) in Albuquerque, New Mexico, July 6 to July 11.
        The Landrum team won the Northeast Florida ...
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        SHORT TAKE

        07-30-2015

        St. Johns County Chamber EDC Quarterly Breakfast
        The St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce Economic Development Council will be having their quarterly breakfast Friday, July 30 from 8-9:30 a.m. at Renaissance World Golf Village Resort, 500 S. Legacy Trail in St. Augustine. The July 30 EDC Breakfast Series will feature a healthcare panel. Sit with industry leaders from Baptist Health, Flagler Hospital and Mayo Clinic for an informative panel discussion intended to help you understand the sweeping changes that are affecting the healthcare industry and your business. Experts will provide their ...
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        SHORT TAKES

        07-30-2015

        ‘Dinner with an Artist’
        The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach Friends for the Arts and Stellers Gallery of Ponte Vedra Beach present a unique evening of delicious food, outstanding wines and fellowship during their "Dinner with an Artist" series Thursday, July 30 from 6-8 p.m. at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Ponte Vedra Beach. Special guest artist, Puerto Rican artist Enrique Mora, is a rare talent with a natural sense for what is beauty, what is art. Color plays a vital role in Mora’s art. His works primarily celebrate the female form, focusing on the many roles of woman--as ...
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        COMMUNITY BRIEFS

        07-30-2015

        St. Augustine Amateur Annual Golf Tournament seeks volunteers
        The St. Augustine Amateur golf tournament benefitting the First Tee of North Florida, is seeking volunteers to assist with scoring, reporting, spotting, welcoming and preparations. Volunteers are sought for either one, two or threeday shifts. All volunteers will receive a snack and a shirt. The golf tournament will be held Oct. 16-18 at the St. Johns Golf Club in Elkton. The St. Augustine Amateur golf tournament field is limited to 78 players who are selected by rankings, resumes, and an open qualifier. The golf tournament ...
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        New president takes reins at PVB Sunset Rotary

        07-30-2015

        The Rotary Club of Ponte Vedra Beach Sunset announced the appointment of Ron Mott to the position of president of the organization in July. The official announcement was made by outgoing president Kathleen Floryan at the club’s July 1st meeting. ...
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        YMCA First Coast Flyers Swim Team ‘flies high’

        07-30-2015

        The YMCA Ponte Vedra’s First Coast Flyers Swim Team (YFFC) closes out the 2015 Long Course Season this month. Head Coach Jennifer Salles Cunha said she is proud of all her swimmers’ hard work this season. The team had 33 kids this year with 14 ...
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        Armada players visit YMCA campers

        By Carrie Resch 07-30-2015

        The Recorder
        Jacksonville Armada FC players, forward Tommy Krizanovic and midfi elder Ramy Safi, paid a visit to Beth El in Ponte Vedra Monday, July 23 for the Super Summer Adventure Camp at the Y. The players ran drills with the campers and taught ...
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        New tennis, human resources directors join Sawgrass Country Club

        07-30-2015

        Sawgrass Country Club in Ponte Vedra Beach announced this month that it has added two new key staff members to its roster: Ken Veney, Director of Tennis, and Patty Rodriquez, Director of Human Resources.
        A native Australian and permanent U.S. ...
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        First group of warriors graduate

        By Carrie Resch 07-30-2015

        The Recorder
        This week, K9s For Warriors hosted its first graduation ceremony at its newly opened facility, Camp K9, in Nocatee. The first graduating class was comprised entirely of female warriors. The new facility has quadrupled the number of ...
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        Celebrity Chefs join forces for 14th Delicious Destinations

        By Jessica Waugaman 07-30-2015

        If you are a fan of food and wine, you will love the 14th annual Delicious Destinations event coming up on Sept. 10 – 12th in Ponte Vedra Beach. The three-day gourmet food and wine event at the historic Ponte Vedra Inn & Club will feature ...
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        Welcome to Sand Castles

        By Janet Westling 07-30-2015

        Contributing Editor
        Welcome to the summer issue of Sand Castles, a luxury, lifestyles and real estate seasonal section. From July 3 to August 11, the "Dog Days" of summer occur. These are the hottest and muggiest days of summer. In fact, dog days ...
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        This Old House Part 3

        By Tera Williams 07-30-2015

        This has been one of the hottest summers to date on Laurel Lane in The Plantation, Ponte Vedra Beach. We are truly ready for it to start cooling down so we can get this house completely finished! Of course, wouldn’t you know it-all the major work ...
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        Witt tennis schools offer kids, on-campus enrichment programs

        By Danny Witt 07-30-2015

        Tennis has been a part of my life for as long as I can remember.
        I grew up at the beaches playing Florida Jr. Tennis and later went on to the University of North Florida where I was an All American. Following graduation, I started working in the ...
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        Ponte Vedra Blvd.: The most desirable address in Northeast Florida

        By Michelle Rossie 07-30-2015

        Real Estate Listing
        This gated residence is sited on a very private 1.6 acres nestled between the ocean and the peaceful Guana Preserve, home to native wood storks, ibis, herons and many other species of colorful birds. You can watch the sunrise over the Atlantic and then enjoy endless evenings of sunsets over the ever changing marsh. If you ask the owners what they love about their home they will tell you in a heartbeat. "We love the privacy and the peaceful serenity of living on a stretch of the PONTE VEDRA BOULEVARD continues on Page 22 Continued from 21 boulevard with beautiful estate ...
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        Discover country club living in Sawgrass

        By Janet Westling 07-30-2015

        When you enter the gates of Sawgrass Country Club you are in for a real discovery! Without a doubt the distinctive neighborhoods that make up this unique community offer a lifestyle second to none.
        With over 27 holes of championship golf to ...
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        Luxury home in Deerwood Country Club

        By Claudia Page 07-30-2015

        Have you overlooked one of the premiere gated golf communities in Northeast Florida?
        Steeped in tradition, Deerwood Country Club opened to residents in the 1960s and played host to The Greater Jacksonville Open (the predecessor to The Players ...
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        Coldwell Banker Vanguard Realty Beaches office contributes $1,000 to BEAM

        07-30-2015

        Agents from Coldwell Banker Vanguard’s Beaches office were happy to present a donation this month to representatives of the Beaches Emergency Assistance Mission, also known as "BEAM." The funds represent the efforts of Coldwell Banker ...
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        Does charity, education and community service mean something to you?

        By Patti Freeman 07-30-2015

        The Ponte Vedra Woman’s Club was founded in 1970 by a small group of women who wanted to work together for a charitable cause. Almost 45 years later, the PVWC is still helping others.
        Charities sponsored this year are the Mission House in ...
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        Jacksonville’s first conjoined twins bring focus to pediatric surgery center

        By Sheila Collier 07-30-2015

        Wolfson Children’s Hospital garnered national attention in May when a team of 17 pediatric surgeons, anesthesiologists and other surgical professionals worked together to separate conjoined twins Conner and Carter Mirabal. The miraculous 12-hour ...
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        Real estate media: Help me help you

        By Ryan Keller 07-30-2015

        As a photographer and video tour creator for high-end real estate properties, my job is to be virtually invisible. Through every photograph and still of video image, my job is to make each property shine in their own unique light. In 2015, decent ...
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        A trip to remember: Safari in Botswana

        By Susan Hudson 07-30-2015

        If you ever wanted to take a walk on the wild side, perhaps an African safari would be the trip for you.
        I recently came back from a safari to Botswana and the Okavango Delta, and the word "amazing" does not even come close. We arrived in ...
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        tents. On our morning game drive, we see whole families

        07-30-2015

        tents. On our morning game drive, we see whole families of elephants, herds of buffalo, zebras and giraffes. On our afternoon game drive, our guide followed tracks to a lion where we from a distance took part in an actual hunt. It was one of the ...
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        First Coast professionals host women’s seminar to educate, inspire

        By Nancy Palmer 07-30-2015

        The inaugural Women’s Empowerment Conference was held on April 30th at TPC Sawgrass and presented by Morgan Stanley and the Quick Law Group with sponsorship by Invesco Consulting, Listin’ with Kristan and Ponte Vedra Plastic Surgery. The ...
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        The New Classic

        By Jennifer Martin Faulkner 07-30-2015

        We all know there has been a tremendous amount of new construction on Ponte Vedra Blvd. in the past few years. Old ranchers and seaside cottages have been dozed to the ground.
        Emerging from the rubble: the newer version of a timeless design. 824 Ponte Vedra Blvd is a direct reflection what is considered to be The New Classic. This custom Nantucket style design sits just south of Corona Rd. with panoramic views of oceanfront estates, a peek of the ocean to the east and the Guana Preserve to the west. Built in 2012, the home boasts 5 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, approximately 3,800 square feet ...
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        CLASSIC continues on Page 40

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        is one of the few newer construction homes to enter the resale market on the boulevard.
        The home has impressive curb appeal, an open floor plan, grand foyer entrance and gourmet kitchen that opens directly to the family room. It has Thermador appliances, a large counterheight kitchen island with cooktop and self-rising vent. It has surround sound and technology packages, a first story master suite with walk in closet, double Continued from 37 The second story guest bedrooms have ocean and Guana views. Creation of a large outdoor space is incredibly important. There are three outdoor ...
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        Stunning estate home in heart of Sawgrass Players Club

        By Katie Hughes 07-30-2015

        Situated on Salt Creek Island in Sawgrass Players Club, this stunning executive custom-built home is centrally located in the heart of Ponte Vedra Beach. The words "curb appeal" are defined as you approach the expansive pavered driveway and ...
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        The essence of Southern coastal charm

        By Missy DeKay 07-30-2015

        Set amidst the Ponte Vedra sand dunes on a breathtaking 200 foot oceanfront site, this home was expertly designed with the beauty, grace and grandeur of the Southern style and was constructed on pilings to the latest structural coastal code to ...
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        To move or not to move: In-home care or assisted living?

        By Jennifer Logue 07-30-2015

        It’s a common situation faced by many families: You notice that Mom and Dad aren’t able to keep up with maintaining the beloved family home the way they used to. Perhaps one or both have experienced health issues. Or maybe you’re worried that ...
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        The day before something is truly a breakthrough, it is a crazy idea

        07-30-2015

        Peter Diamandis, chairman and CEO of the X Prize Foundation, which famously offered the $10 million prize to anyone who could commercialize private space flight, recently offered a compelling description of the world five to 10 years from now. ...
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        Fleet Landing community marks 25 years with gala

        07-30-2015

        Fleet Landing, a continuing care retirement community in Atlantic Beach, celebrated its 25th anniversary with a black tie gala on Wednesday, July 22, in the Coleman Center at Fleet Landing. Residents and guests gathered to celebrate 25 great ...
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        FirstLight HomeCare celebrates its grand opening with Chamber at cocktail reception

        07-30-2015

        — Kelly McDermott
        FirstLight HomeCare of the First Coast celebrated its grand opening July 22 with a cocktail reception at the Hilton Garden Inn in Ponte Vedra Beach. Held in conjunction with the St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce’s ...
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        SHORT TAKES

        07-30-2015

        The Great Candy Run
        The Great Candy Run, benefitting the Fetal Health Foundation, is Saturday, Oct. 10. This year, The Great Candy run is moving to a new location with a start/finish at Sweet Pete’s in Hemming Plaza in Jacksonville. The Great Candy Run
        is a fun, family-friendly event featuring a 5K, 1-mile and Tiny Tot Trot 200-yard dash with proceeds benefitting the Fetal Health Foundation, the national non-profit leading the way in supporting families and medical treatment centers dealing with intrauterine fetal syndromes. To learn more about the race or its charity beneficiary, ...
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        Business sponsors Beaches Habitat for Humanity home

        07-30-2015

        MDM Commercial, a products and services provider for healthcare and lodging industries headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, has teamed up with Beaches Habitat for Humanity to sponsor a home for a local family of four in Atlantic Beach.
        The ...
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        Oyster relocation project completed at GTM Research Reserve

        07-30-2015

        Call it a win-win for environmental advocates and folks who enjoy First Coast waterways.
        The Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve, along with the City of St. Augustine, Flagler College, Northeast Florida Aquatic Preserves and volunteers, came together to relocate oysters from an area on Salt Run to create access to an area known as "Sailboat Beach," a small strip of land along the Salt Run, according to a news release. The oysters were relocated to existing reefs north and south of the access point in an effort to both preserve the oysters and to enhance the ...
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        Simply Wine hosts grand opening in Jacksonville Beach

        07-30-2015

        Simply Wine celebrated the grand opening of its new location in Jacksonville Beach on Saturday, July 25. The location serves as a tasting room and storefront, located at 730 Beach Blvd. in Jacksonville Beach.
        The company launched its delivery ...
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        Vacation memory quilts: Better than a snapshot

        Bonnie Talley 07-30-2015

        Quilt lady
        Everyone I see has a phone in front of their nose, preserving every minute of their vacation through photos. Some of the pictures are posted on Facebook, and some of them are just left in their phone to peruse at a later time. If you have photos or memories of your vacation, use them to spark the idea of your next quilt. Think back about the colors that remind you of where you were on your trip. If you were in Hawaii, you’d think green for all those beautiful palm trees, blue for that gorgeous ocean, and vivid colors of red, yellow and pink for the native flowers there. If you ...
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        Readers talk about what they have learned from life

        07-30-2015

        A couple of months ago, I invited readers of this column to write about lessons life has taught them. So today I’m going to let readers describe for themselves what they have learned from life and from their relationships.
        A woman from ...
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        Gaining a fresh perspective

        07-30-2015

        Tomorrow morning I’ll shower with my eyes closed, brush my teeth with my left hand — I’m a rightie — and lace my walking shoes a different way: up the sides then across. I will do these things as a result of an epiphany during this ...
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        STreOadRinMess

        07-30-2015

        (BPT)-Living near or along a coast has many advantages: warm weather, beach access, soothing waves and walks in the sand. However, the areas that are the most beautiful are often the most susceptible to hurricanes and other severe weather. If you ...
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        Seniors: Safety tips to help you weather storms, heat

        07-30-2015

        (BPT)-Flooding, extreme heat, drought, thunderstorms, lightning and hurricanes: For all its sun and fun, summer weather can be dangerous. This time last year, we saw recordbreaking temperatures, rainfall and drought across the country. While ...
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        6 must-do home improvements to withstand severe summer weather

        07-30-2015

        (BPT)-Mother Nature can be hard on your home, especially during the summer months. Thunderstorms, tornadoes and hurricanes can cause extensive damage to houses and entire communities. Some preparation, however, can help homeowners defend their ...
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          Upcoming Events

            Sunday, Aug. 2

            07-30-2015

            Summer Movie Classic Series
            The Regions Bank Summer Movie Classic Series
            at the Florida Theatre features five box office hits and cult classics back on the big screen. The series begins June 28 and runs through July 26. Movies screen on Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $7.50. On Sunday, Aug. 2, "The Color Purple" will be shown. The Florida Theatre is located at 128 E. Forsyth St. in Jacksonville. For more information, visit www.floridatheatre. com. Tickets are available for purchase online or at the box office. ArtFusion in Hemming Park ArtFusion at Hemming Park takes place the first Sunday ...
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            Thursday, July 30

            07-30-2015

            Dinner with an Artist’
            The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach Friends for the Arts and Stellers Gallery of Ponte Vedra Beach present a unique evening of delicious food, outstanding wines and fellowship during their "Dinner with an Artist" series Thursday, July 30 from 6-8 p.m. at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Ponte Vedra Beach with special guest artist, Enrique Mora. The cost is $100 for FFTA members; $115 for non-members. Seating is very limited, so make your reservation early. For more information or to make a reservation, call (904) 280-0614 x 202. Arbor Terrace dinner series The ...
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            Friday, July 31

            07-30-2015

            New Cultural Center Art Exhibitions
            Two new art exhibitions are currently on display at the Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach. Sara Pedigo and Ron Gibbons: Environments: Real and Imagined is on display in the main gallery, and the Jacksonville Coalition for the Visual Arts exhibition is on display in the Scene gallery. Additionally, Maria Valdez Dugger Spirals Exhibition will be on display at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Cultural Center Annex Gallery located at 1050 A1A N. in Ponte Vedra Beach. CCPVB is located at 50 Executive Way in Ponte Vedra Beach. For more information, call (904) ...
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            Saturday, Aug. 1

            07-30-2015

            ‘Seussical The Musical’
            Based on Dr. Seuss’ classic children’s books, "Seussical The Musical," will be performed at Alhambra Theatre & Dining June 24 through Aug. 2. Ticket prices range from $35-$55. Alhambra Theatre & Dining is located at 12000 Beach Blvd. in Jacksonville. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (904) 641-1212 or visit www.alhambrajax.com. Travel Training Program The Council on Aging announces a Travel Training program designed to assist seniors in learning to ride the Sunshine Bus. If you are curious about expanding your transportation options or you ...
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            Monday, Aug. 3

            07-30-2015

            Great Books Discussion Group
            The monthly meeting for the Great Books Discussion Group
            is Monday, Aug. 3 at 3 p.m. at the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library, 101 Library Blvd. in Ponte Vedra Beach. The books to be discussed are from the 1st Series of the Great Books Reading & Discussion Program. All interested readers are welcome to attend. This program is made possible by the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library. For more information, call (904) 827-6950 or visit www. sjcpls.org. Caregiver Support Group The Players Caregiver Support Group meets every Monday 12:00-1:00 p.m. at The ...
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            Thursday, Aug. 6

            07-30-2015

            Concerts in the Plaza
            The 25th season of Concerts in the Plaza, a free musical entertainment summer concert series, began Thursday, May 28 and continues every Thursday through Sept. 3. The concerts, featuring an array of musical genres such as Jazz, Folk, Blues and Rock, take place from 7-9 p.m. at Plaza de la Constitución, 22 Cathedral Place in St. Augustine. Mike Hart’s Decoy will be the featured performers on Aug. 6. Attendees should bring lounge chairs for seating. Picnic dinners are popular but alcoholic beverages are prohibited. Concerts in the Plaza
            is made possible by support from ...
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            Wednesday, Aug. 5

            07-30-2015

            PV Professionals Networking Group
            The Ponte Vedra Professionals Networking Group meets every Wednesday from noon-1 p.m. at Mulligans, 43 PGA Tour Blvd. in Ponte Vedra Beach. For more information, call Gloria at (904) 635-6103, visit www.pvpng.com, or email pontevedrapng@gmail.com. Ponte Vedra Toastmasters Make this the year to develop your speaking and leadership abilities! The Ponte Vedra Toastmasters Club offers opportunities for improving your communication skills. PLEASE NOTE NEW TIME! Join us every Wednesday at The Players Community Center at 175 Landrum Lane, Ponte Vedra Beach. The ...
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            Tuesday, Aug. 4

            07-30-2015

            Civil War Discussion Group
            The monthly meeting of the "Understanding The Civil War" Discussion Group will be held Tuesday, Aug. 4 at 1 p.m. at the Anastasia Island Branch Public Library, 124 Seagrove Main Street in St. Augustine. The topic will be: Military Strategies-North and South. The meeting is open to the public. For more information, email Charlie Smith at smithc32@bellsouth.net. Sunset Rotary Club weekly meeting The Rotary Club of Ponte Vedra Beach Sunset meets Tuesdays from 6-7:15 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn. Community leaders are welcome to attend. For more information, call Club ...
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            Friday, April 24

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            BFAS & RFAA Benefit Concert The Beaches Fine Arts Series and the Riverside Fine Arts Association are collaborating for a special event featuring jazz singer, Rene Marie, who will be performing a tribute to Eartha Kitt, iconic singer and activist on Friday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m. at Lazzarra Hall, UNF FIne Arts Center, 11852 University of North Florida Dr. in Jacksonville. General admission tickets are $30; VIP tickets are $50 and include a VIP reception before the concert from 6-7 p.m. with appetizers, beverages, an appearance by Rene and her band and reserved seating at the concert. For ...
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