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  • December 21, 2023
2024 is a New Year

2024 is a new year. We’re embracing time as a precious commodity. We’re exposing hidden gems, must-do events, and things that reflect the beauty of community.

  • October 3, 2022
Final Sounds on Centre for 2022

Bring your dancing shoes and lawn chairs for a great time dancing in the streets and members of the Fernandina Pirates Club.

  • October 3, 2022
Fernandina Beach’s Fall Book Sale 2022

Friends of the Fernandina Beach Library’s Fall Book Sale for 2022 will be held October 20-21-22 at the Peck Gym., 510 S. 10th St, in Fernandina Beach, Florida.

  • February 10, 2022
Tango Argentina at the Ritz Amelia Island

Tango Argentina is a stunning production that explores tango through unique choreography and improvised elements performed by dancers and musicians from Argentina.

  • February 8, 2022
February at The Tavern

The Tavern by AIBC is celebrating the month of love by brewing up wonderful offerings. The brewpub will host a Valentine’s Day pairing dinner on February 14, and

  • March 2, 2021
Beer & G-Strings Concert 2021

The 2021 Beer & G-Strings concert features the Christiania Trio, violinist Philip Pan, violinist Chee Yun, cellist Andres Diaz and pianist Elizabeth Pridgen.

  • February 23, 2021
Gilligan’s Island: The Musical

This family-friendly stage version is a musical of the ever popular and iconic 60’s TV comedy show “Gilligan’s Island.”

  • February 22, 2021
Do You Know How to Recycle?

If you live in Fernandina you likely have a trash can with a yellow lid on it. That is your recycling bin, but not all trash is created equal.

  • February 18, 2021
The Invasion of the Transplants

This recent invasion of the transplants seems to be instigated by Covid 19, weather, politics, and the exodus of blue states.

  • February 17, 2021
Sunshine on Saturday

It may be chilly, but Florida is expecting sunshine on Saturday and this may be the first Saturday of sunshine that we have had since Christmas!

  • February 14, 2021
Face Masks and Freedom of Speech

When you wear these, your spittle soaks through the mask, so now your exhale sends a shot of moisture into shared space.

  • February 13, 2021
Chocolate Health Claims

It’s best to enjoy those Valentine’s Day chocolates in small amounts, as part of a balanced diet.

  • February 12, 2021
Valentine’s Love Notes

Surprise someone special with an evening of Valentine’s Love Notes: love, soul and romantic classics.

  • February 10, 2021
Need to shop for Valentine’s Day

Open rain or shine, the farmers market boasts honey for your Honey, strawberries for your Valentine, and treats for your Sweetheart.

  • February 9, 2021
Sip and Shop 2021

Main Street will be hosting an in-person Sip and Shop on Friday, February 12th from 4-8PM. Check-in will be held in Pocket Park next to Amelia Island Coffee.

  • February 8, 2021
Super Bowl Covidites

At the risk of showing my age, I was very disappointed in the Super Bowl’s halftime show.

  • February 7, 2021
Shows For Young Audiences

Theatre for young audiences is adults performing for children and working to cultivate an enthusiasm for live arts.

  • February 7, 2021
Landscape Matters – Bluebirds

The bluebird class will include information on bluebird life history, habitat requirements, nesting challenges, and more.

  • February 6, 2021
A Football Poem

Happy Super Bowl – here is a football poem I wrote in 2003. Enjoy!

  • February 4, 2021
James Kinne’s New Album

James Kinne’s new album “James Kinne” boasts much needed positive message in music.

  • February 3, 2021
Fresh Shrimp at Farmers Market

We also have fishermen such as Eddie with Chesser Seafood. His boat, The Brat, runs out of Mayport and they haul-in wild caught shrimp.

  • January 31, 2021
Tick Tock: Your Body Clocks

These biological clocks help you feel alert during the day, hungry at mealtimes, and sleepy at night.

  • January 28, 2021
2021 Shrimp Festival Cancelled

The Shrimp Festival Committee is hoping to host a “Falling for Shrimp” weekend on Saturday & Sunday, October 2-3rd, 2021.

  • January 28, 2021
Farmers Market Open Every Saturday

The Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers market is open every Saturday of the year from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., rain or shine.

  • January 11, 2021
Free Tree Drive-Thru Event

Keep Nassau Beautiful celebrates Florida Arbor Day by inviting Nassau County residents to receive up to two trees at a free, drive-thru event.

  • January 10, 2021
Relationships Promote Well-Being

If you grew up in a family with abuse, it may be hard as an adult to know what healthy is. Abuse may feel normal to you.

  • January 6, 2021
Arts and Farmers Market Tips

Here are a few of my favorite tips to help you enjoy both the Art Market and the Fernandina Beach Market Place farmers market.

  • January 5, 2021
Nassau County Covid 19 Vaccines

Nassau County has received Moderna vaccines. The first doses are for those who work the front lines and those who are 65 years old and higher.

  • August 10, 2020
Everyone is Suddenly a Child

Everyone is whining; everyone is now a tattle-tale. Folks are displaying real regression in their behavior.

  • April 6, 2020
Centre Street Slide Show

It’s a strange new world we are living in. Can’t wait to support these local businesses when life returns to our new normal.

  • February 10, 2020
Weavers Donate $3 Million

The Weavers’ decades of generosity to and leadership at the Cummer Museum began in 1997

  • February 9, 2020
Vanishing Worlds

TEDxFSCJ to Host “Vanishing Worlds,” an Adventure Event Focusing on Ocean Preservation

  • February 4, 2020
Kiss Me Kate Auditions

Most rehearsal conflicts can be worked around so don’t allow that to hinder you from auditioning.