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Dragonfly Art Gallery


The Dragonfly Art Gallery is holding a reception for Plein Air Paint Out event happening Saturday, October 10 at 3:15 p.m. The public is invited to attend.


Panhandle Community Theatre


Panhandle Community Theatre is holding auditions for their upcoming production “Best Christmas Pageant Ever” October 13, 15 and 17 at 4646 Woodbine Road, Pace.  Audition times are at 6 p.m. on the 13th and 15th and 2 p.m. on the 17. This is a cold reading from the script. PCT is seeking 2 males, 8 females, 9-16 children plus extras. Production dates for the play is December 3-6 at the ImogeneTheatre in Milton. For more information visit http://theatrequest.weebly.com/auditions.html.



Avalon Beach Property Owner’s Association


The Avalon Beach Property Owner’s Association will meet Tuesday, October 13 at 7 p.m. at  the Mulat Fire Station on Mulat Road. All property owners living in the area north of I-10 and south of Cyanimid Road between Mulat Road and the Interstate, east and west of Avalon are invited and encouraged to attend. For more information call 995-7056.


Piecemakers Quilt Guild of Milton


The Piecemakers Quilt Guild of Milton will meet on October 12 and 26 at 9:15 a.m. at the Santa Rosa County Library on Alabama Street in Milton. The meeting is open to any one interested in quilting.  Each month the quilt guild consists of a program and/or a sit and sew following the meeting.  This is not a library sponsored event.  If you have any questions email Piecemakersmilton@yahoo.com or contact Lane at 686-2826.


Santa Rosa Tea Party Patriots


The Santa Rosa Tea Party Patriots will have Tappie Villane, Santa RosaCounty’s Supervisor of Elections as a guest speaker Monday, October 12 at 6 p.m. The party will meet at the Pace Community Center located on Chumuckla Highway in Pace. For more information contact Sharon Glass at 287-3762.



Santa Rosa Art Association


The Santa Rosa Art Association, Inc. announces its application process for the 2015-2016 Teacher Grant Awards and its Teacher Benefactor Program.  The Association gives grants of up to $250 for individual teachers or teacher teams of any discipline who teach in Santa RosaCounty.   Public school, as well as private and home school teachers are eligible.   

Funds for the grants derive from the Association's Teacher Benefactor Program.  The association asks members of the community to become a part of  art education in Santa RosaCounty.  Individuals, church groups, community organizations and businesses are asked to sponsor these grants at bronze ($10), silver ($25), gold ($50) or platinum ($100 or above) levels. For more information, for Grant application forms, or to find out how to donate to support these teachers, contact Marianne Richardson at 995-7056.



Santa Rosa County Democrats


The Santa Rosa County Democratic Party will have a business meeting on Thursday, October 15 at La Hacienda Restaurant, 6471 Highway 90, Milton.  The Dutch-treat dinner will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the business meeting at 6 p.m.  All Democrats are invited to attend.  For additional information, please contact Mary Johnson 225-1725.


Milton Garden Club


The Milton Garden Club and Lowes invite all to a Fall Gardening Workshop on Saturday, October 10 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.  The workshop is a participating event in the Santa Rosa County Beaches to Woodlands Tour. It is free and open to the public.  The Holiday Open House will be Monday, October 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, visit www.miltongardenclub.com or call 626-2003.



Holley Navarre Senior Center


The Holley Navarre Senior Center is now taking 2016 memberships. For more information call 936-1644.


Navarre Garden Club


The Navarre Garden Club's "Landscape Design Series" will begin Oct.12.  The six part series will continue until Dec. 7th.  Classes will be held at the Elks Lodge from 10 a. m. to 1 p.m.  with 2 evening classes from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.

This series is an overview of landscape design principles.  It is for individuals who want a new landscape plan or those who want to make changes.  Classes will encompass  general style, hardscapes, irrigation, trees and bushes, lawns and beds, and specialty garden.   Each class will consist of 1½ hour lecture with a 45 minute hands-on workshop working on your design.

Cost is $20 for an individual class or $90 for the series of 6 classes.  Couples wishing to attend pay half price for the partner.  For more information or to register call Ginger at 396-5494 or hort@navarregardenclub.org.

The club will again sponsor "Santa's Workshop Craft Fair" on Nov 21 at the NavarreConferenceCenter from 9-3.  We are inviting anyone who wishes to offer goods for sale to reserve a table inside, or a booth the size for a tent outside.  The inside 5' tables are available for $40 and 6' tables for $45.  The outside spaces are available for $40 and will accommodate a 10'x10' tent.  For more information and applications, please call Ginger at 396-5494, or email geisele@mchsi.com.



Milton High School Class of 1965 Reunion


The Milton High School (MHS) Class of 1965 is holding its 50th Class Reunion celebration on

October 16-18. This year, 2015, is also the 100th year celebration of MHS. If you are an alumni of the class of 1965 or know one, please call or text Janet Hamilton Raines 982-0431 for more details.



Munson School Reunion


The MunsonSchool reunion will be October 15 at Bear Lake Recreational Area from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. There will be a covered dish meal. For more information call 957-4082.