Events

Clay County Observes Police Memorial Week

The Clay County Sheriff’s Office will observe Police Memorial Week 2011 with a ceremony held to recognize the seven CCSO members whose deaths are considered line-of-duty deaths.  While their “end of duty” dates span the decades and centuries of Clay County history, they are no less important to the men and women serving at today’s CCSO.

Pasta Market & Clam Bar Weekly Wine Tasting

Complimentary wine samples from 4 pm - 6 pm, weekly. It's all good and it's all for a good cause.  Weekly invite for friends and family in Clay County and Northeast Florida. Take a Tuesday evening drive to beautiful, downtown Orange Park. Pasta Market & Clam Bar is located directly across from Orange Park Medical Center.

Benefits Take Stock in Children at Orange Park High School. Become a mentor to students in Clay County. Volunteer at Orange Park High School for mentoring opportunities on campus. For information and volunteer opportunities, contact Nelson Green, Program Manager at (904) 272-8144.

Adventure Landing Hosting a “Be Water Aware” Water Safety Day

Adventure Landing Hosting a “Be Water Aware” Water Safety Day

Adventure Landing’s Shipwreck Island Waterpark is on a mission to make Northeast Florida “water-aware.”  May has been designated National Water Safety Month by the World Waterpark Association, the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals and the National Recreation & Parks Association.  As a WWA member, Adventure Landing is taking action to educate the public on how to prevent drownings, recreational water-related injuries and sun damage by offering educational information to the media during National Water Safety Month.

Buffalo's Hosts Viewing Party for Clay's Extreme Makeover on May 8

Contractors, community volunteers and local fans of the recent ABC Extreme Makeover: Home Edition project in Middleburg are invited to attend a viewing party from  7  to 9 p.m. Sunday, May 8 at Buffalo’s Southwest Café, located at 6055 Youngerman Circle (just south of I-295 and Blanding Boulevard).

Pirates are Invading Carmike Cinemas Fleming Island 12 on May 19!

Pirates are Invading Carmike Cinemas Fleming Island 12 on May 19!

Carmike Cinemas is hosting a Pirates 4 VIP party sponsored by Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers on Thursday, May 19 complete with pirates, ships, live entertainment, fresh traditional and specialty pies and salads from Mellow Mushroom, cupcakes, door prizes and more.

Win Tickets to THE PLAYERS by Donating Blood!

The Blood Alliance (TBA), Northeast Florida’s sole provider of blood to area hospitals, has joined forces with THE PLAYERS and area country clubs to save lives in our community.  Donate at one of TBA’s Country Club Challenge Blood Drives and be automatically entered into a random drawing for one of 40 pairs of tickets to THE PLAYERS!  In addition, the Country Club with the most donations will earn each donor who donated at that location a $25 gift certificate to Woody’s Bar-B-Q.  There’s more, everyone who registers to donate will also be automatically entered into a random drawing for a 2010 smart car* from the smart car center Jacksonville, a Brumos Company.

Keep your social calendar busy with First Coast News’ My Community new events section!

Keep your social calendar busy with First Coast News’ My Community new events section!

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