Fernandina Beach Maintenance Utilities Complex
1017 S. 5th Street Ext.
April 22nd, 2017
7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Annual Spring Recycle Event and Food Drive Continue reading
Join Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) for the annual Author Series Learning Community Event featuring Dr. Temple Grandin, author of “Thinking in Pictures: My Life with Autism.” Continue reading
It is time for the Annual Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival’s Scholarship Pageant. Sponsored by The Hampton Inn & Suites, Amelia Island, the pageant is open to high school level juniors and seniors, currently attending public, private, alternative and home schools. Continue reading
Here is the agenda for the February 21, 2017, meeting of the Fernandina Beach City Commissioners. The meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall on Ash Street, Amelia Island. Continue reading
JACKSONVILLE, FL – Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) has been named one of OnlineU’s 2017 Most Affordable Online Colleges. Continue reading
At approximately 10:20 Tuesday morning a student at Fernandina Beach High School found a balled up piece of paper in a bathroom with a crudely written note indicating that a bomb would detonate inside the school at 10:50 AM. Continue reading
The clicks are counted and it’s nearly announcement time!
On Friday, January 27, at noon EST, the team at Coastal Living will reveal the results of this year’s Happiest Seaside Towns in our first-ever, LIVE broadcast via Facebook Live! Continue reading
Wednesday January 25, 2017, at 10:00AM
Yulee Extension office at 86026 Pages Dairy Road
UF/IFAS Nassau Master Gardener Elaine Roblez will teach a class on growing and maintaining fruit trees in your landscape. The class will take place at the Yulee Extension office at 86026 Pages Dairy Road where the UF/IFAS Nassau Fruit Demonstration Garden is located. Growing there are a wide variety of fruit trees and shrubs, including: apple, pear, olive, nectarine trees, blueberry shrubs and grape vines. The class is open to the public.
For more information, call the Extension office at 530-6350.
Master Gardeners are on phone duty on Fridays, at 530-6350, press ‘1’ for the Yulee office.
Flowering Fernandina is a grassroots volunteer project to plant and water beautiful flowers on Centre Street.
Please make donations to:
Flowering Fernandina c/o HFBA
P.O. Box 473
Fernandina Beach, FL 32035
For more information, please email: email@example.com
Working together to make historic Fernandina Beach more beautiful
Amelia Island Jazz Festival Presents: The 6th Annual Valentine’s Big Band Bash Scholarship Benefit Gala Dinner/Dance, “Salute to the Bands”. Continue reading
Here is the agenda for the City of Fernandina Beach Commissioners to e held on January 17, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall on Ash Street, Amelia Island, Florida: Continue reading
Writers by the Sea’s monthly presentation on January 19, 2017, will be Writing and Selling the Op Ed Piece.
Keep it relevant: Writing and selling the Op Ed Piece
At our Writers by the Sea January meeting, not one but two dynamic speakers will help fill-in the blanks for writers who desire to submit Op Ed pieces. Between the two of them, David N. Scott and Bill Pennington have over 70 years of professional writing experience. Continue reading
Are you or someone you know in need of support to be successful in your recovery? Have you or someone you know recently lost a loved one and in need of comfort and support? Not sure where to turn or how to get help?
Beginning January 23, Nassau Alcohol Crime Drug Abatement Coalition (NACDAC) will be offering two new support groups for community members.
“Relapse Prevention” is a FREE support group being offered to individuals in recovery from any type of addiction. The group’s goal is to harbor a safe, confidential environment where one can gain support and skills to be successful in recovery and provide networking opportunities for continued future support.
“Living With Loss” is a FREE support group offered to anyone who has lost a loved one and needs a safe place for comfort and support. The group is designed to assist participants with healing methods, self-awareness exercises and give a sense of connectedness to others.
For more information, please contact Kerrie Albert, NACDAC Director of Prevention Services at (904) 277-3699 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friends of the Library is offering a FREE presentation led by Maureen Paschke, a specialist in social gerontology, who will inform participants about Community Hospice and its services for patient care and family needs.
Ms. Paschke is an expert in the non-medical aspects of aging and has led bereavement support groups for those who find themselves alone. Participants will also learn about palliative care and what that means for patients and their loved ones.
This FREE program is brought to the community by the Education Committee of the Friends of the Fernandina Beach Library. It will be held in the Fernandina Beach Library’s Meeting Room at 24 North 4th Street, on Tuesday, January 17 at 10:30 a.m. Registration is not required.
For further information regarding this event, on joining Friends of the Library or to donate, please visit the Friends of the Library website at www.fernandinaFOL.org.
The Amelia Island Genealogical Society will hold its annual Beginner Genealogy Course five consecutive Saturdays starting January 7, 2017 at 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM. Classes will be held in the Fernandina Beach Public Library Community Room, 25 N. 4th St. $40 individual/$65 couple (includes 1-year AIGS memberships) or $15 existing member.
Class size limited – contact Marie Santry to register: 321-3460 or email@example.com.