Clay County community calendar

Here's what's happening in your neighborhood

Posted 10/14/21

ORANGE PARK PLANNING AND ZONING BOARD: will meet Oct. 14 at 6 p.m. at Town Council Meeting Chambers, 2042 Park Ave.

GREATER ORANGE PARK OPEN 400: will offer a satellite tournament on Oct. 15 at 2 …

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Clay County community calendar

Here's what's happening in your neighborhood

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ORANGE PARK PLANNING AND ZONING BOARD: will meet Oct. 14 at 6 p.m. at Town Council Meeting Chambers, 2042 Park Ave.

GREATER ORANGE PARK OPEN 400: will offer a satellite tournament on Oct. 15 at 2 p.m. for seats to the $400 No-Limit Hold ’Em tournament at the Oct. 16. Buy-ins are $80. Visit bestbetjax.com for more information.

ORANGE PARK GARDEN CLUB’S KIRKWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH PUMPKIN PATCH: will be through Oct. 31 at 8701 Argyle Forest Blvd. in Oakleaf. Hours are: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Saturday; noon-6 p.m. on Sunday; and 2-8 p.m., Monday-through-Friday. Call (904) 777-0006 for more details.

FREE ARTHRITIS EXERCISE PROGRAM: will be on Oct. 14 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. To sign up, contact N.E. Florida Area Health Education Center at (904) 482-0189 or (877) 784-8486.

CLAY COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: will meet on Oct. 14 at 10 a.m. at the Zoning Department Conference Room, third floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION: will be offered by Challenge Enterprises of North Florida on Oct. 15, 3530 Enterprise Way, Green Cove Springs, from 10-11 a.m.

FRIENDS OF KEYSTONE HEIGHTS HIGH: will host a fundraising dinner and silent auction on Oct. 15 at 5 p.m. in the school’s cafeteria. Pulled pork will be served for $8 a plate.

CLAY COUNTY EXTENSION: will host the Springs Fall Haze 4-H Horse Fun Show on Oct. 16 at 5:30 p.m. at the Clay County Agriculture Fairgrounds, 2497 State Road 16 West in Green Cove Springs. Riders must be at least 8 and wear a helmet. Cost is $10 for 4-H riders 8-10 years old and $15 for non-members. For more information, visit clay4h@ifas.ufl.edu. To register, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ride-in-the-springs-fall-haze-4-h-horse-fun-show-tickets-171400111347.

GREATER ORANGE PARK OPEN 400: $400 No Limit Hold ’Em tournament will be Oct. 16 at noon. Visit bestbetjax.com for more information.

ORANGE PARK FALL FESTIVAL: will be on Oct. 16-17 at Orange Park Town Hall, 2042 Park Ave. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Music, food, fun, crafts, vendors and children’s activities will be offered.

THE HERITAGE COMMISSION: will meet Oct. 18 at 9 a.m. at the Keystone Heights City Hall, 555 Lawrence Blvd. For more information, call (352) 473-4807.

GREEN COVE SPRINGS CITY COUNCIL: will meet on Oct. 18 at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 321 Walnut St.

FREE ARTHRITIS EXERCISE PROGRAM: will be on Oct. 19 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. To sign up, contact N.E. Florida Area Health Education Center at (904) 482-0189 or (877) 784-8486.

ORANGE PARK TOWN COUNCIL: will meet on Oct. 19 at 5:30 p.m. at Town Council Meeting Chambers, 2042 Park Ave.

PUBLIC MEETING FOR COUNTY ROAD 220-LAKESHORE DRIVE IMPROVEMENTS: will be held Oct. 18 at 6 p.m. at the Fleming Island Library, 1895 Town Center Blvd. Engineers will be there to answer questions about roadway improvements on C.R. 200 between Swimming Pen Creek to Brookstone Drive, including the intersection of Lakeshore Drive West.

CLAY COUNTY FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE: will meet Oct. 19 at 3 p.m. at the BCC Meeting Room, fourth floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

CLAY COUNTY TOURIST DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL: will meet Oct. 20 at 3:30 p.m. at the BCC Meeting Room, fourth floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE ARTHRITIS EXERCISE PROGRAM: will be on Oct. 21 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. To sign up, contact N.E. Florida Area Health Education Center at (904) 482-0189 or (877) 784-8486.

ORANGE PARK GARDEN CLUB’S KIRKWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH PUMPKIN PATCH: will be through Oct. 31 at 8701 Argyle Forest Blvd. in Oakleaf. Hours are: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Saturday; noon-6 p.m. on Sunday; and 2-8 p.m., Monday-through-Friday. Call (904) 777-0006 for more details.

CLAY COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: will meet on Oct. 21 at 10 a.m. at the Zoning Department Conference Room, third floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION: will be offered by Challenge Enterprises of North Florida on Oct. 22, 3530 Enterprise Way, Green Cove Springs, from 10-11 a.m.

ELDERSOURCE FINANCE COMMITTEE: will meet virtually on Oct. 22 at 1 p.m. To join the meeting, visit the link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83627584805 or dial (929) 436-2866 and use meeting ID 836 2758 4805 #.

TRUNK OR TREAT: is Oct. 23 from 1-6 p.m. at Holeshot Powersports at 6945 U.S. Highway 17 on Fleming Island. The free event, which also includes Coast 2 Coast Slingshots, features candy, costume prizes, games and rides.

HOWL-O-WEEN PAWS FOR A CAUSE: is Oct. 23 from 1-4 p.m. near JC Penney at the Orange Park Mall. Proceeds to benefit the Quigley House’s Pet Shelter and Services. For more information or to register for the costume contest, email qhevents@quigleyhouse.org or call (904) 284-0349, extension 317.

AMERICAN LEGION PUMPKIN FEST: is Oct. 23 starting at noon at Post 250, 2608 Black Creek Dr., Middleburg. Festivities include pumpkin carving contest, horseshoe tournament, apple and fireball bobbing, photo booth, live music and vendors.

MOONLIGHT ON MAGNOLIA: tours will be Oct. 23 at Magnolia Cemetery, 1040 Kingsley Ave., Orange Park, from 4-6 p.m. Volunteers are encouraged to email the Historical Society of Orange Park at info@ophistory.org.

CLAY COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD: will conduct a workshop on Oct. 26 at 9 a.m. at the District Multi-Purpose Room, at Fleming Island High, 2233 Village Square Pkwy., on Fleming Island.

CLAY COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS: will meet on Oct. 26 at 4 p.m. at the BCC Meeting Room, fourth floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE ARTHRITIS EXERCISE PROGRAM: will be on Oct. 26 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. To sign up, contact N.E. Florida Area Health Education Center at (904) 482-0189 or (877) 784-8486.

CLINT BLACK: will perform on Oct. 28 at 8 p.m. at the Thrasher-Horne Center, 283 College Dr. in Orange Park. Tickets start at $39 and can be purchased by calling the center at (904) 276-6815 or visiting THcenter.org.

CCSO TRUNK OR TREAT: will be Oct. 28 at the Orange Park Walmart, 899 Blanding Blvd., from 5-8:30 p.m. First responder vehicles will be on display and there will be candy for children. For more information, email community@claysheriff.com.

FREE ARTHRITIS EXERCISE PROGRAM: will be on Oct. 28 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. To sign up, contact N.E. Florida Area Health Education Center at (904) 482-0189 or (877) 784-8486.

ORANGE PARK GARDEN CLUB’S KIRKWOOD PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH PUMPKIN PATCH: will be through Oct. 31 at 8701 Argyle Forest Blvd. in Oakleaf. Hours are: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Saturday; noon-6 p.m. on Sunday; and 2-8 p.m., Monday-through-Friday. Call (904) 777-0006 for more details.

CLAY COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: will meet on Oct. 28 at 10 a.m. at the Zoning Department Conference Room, third floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION: will be offered by Challenge Enterprises of North Florida on Oct. 29, 3530 Enterprise Way, Green Cove Springs, from 10-11 a.m.

AMERICAN LEGION HALLOWEEN TRAIL OF NIGHTMARES: is Oct. 29-30 at Post 250, 2608 Black Creek Dr., Middleburg, from 6-10 p.m. Admission is $5.

BOO ON THE BOULEVARD: will hand out candy ahead of Halloween on Oct. 30 along Lawrence Boulevard in Keystone Heights from 6-9 p.m. Sponsors and donations are needed to help an expected group of 6,000 children. For more information, contact Keystone Lakes Region Business Association at www.klrba.com.

GREEN COVE SPRINGS CITY COUNCIL: will meet on Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 321 Walnut St.

KEYSTONE HEIGHTS HISTORICAL MARKER CEREMONY: will be on Nov. 2 at noon at Keystone Heights Natural Park, 550 S. Lawrence Blvd.

FREE ARTHRITIS EXERCISE PROGRAM: will be on Nov. 2 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. To sign up, contact N.E. Florida Area Health Education Center at (904) 482-0189 or (877) 784-8486.

ORANGE PARK TOWN COUNCIL: will meet on Nov. 2 at 5:30 p.m. at Town Council Meeting Chambers, 2042 Park Ave.

CLAY COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION: will meet Nov. 2 at 7 p.m. at the BCC Meeting Room, fourth floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

ORANGE PARK ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE: will meet Nov. 4 at 4 p.m. at Town Council Meeting Chambers, 2042 Park Ave.

CLAY COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD: will meet Nov. 4 at 6 p.m. at the District Multi-Purpose Room, at Fleming Island High, 2233 Village Square Pkwy., on Fleming Island.

CLAY COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: will meet on Nov. 4 at 10 a.m. at the Zoning Department Conference Room, third floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE ARTHRITIS EXERCISE PROGRAM: will be on Nov. 4 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. To sign up, contact N.E. Florida Area Health Education Center at (904) 482-0189 or (877) 784-8486.

FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION: will be offered by Challenge Enterprises of North Florida on Nov. 5, 3530 Enterprise Way, Green Cove Springs, from 10-11 a.m.

ADVENT LUTHERAN CHURCH: will host its annual Quilt Sale on Nov. 6 from 9 a.m. to noon at 2156 Loch Rane Blvd., Orange Park. Admission is free. Sale includes quilts, table runners, lap quilts, wall hangings and Christmas décor. Masks are required. For more information, call (904) 272-6370.

CLAY COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS: will meet on Nov. 9 at 4 p.m. at the BCC Meeting Room, fourth floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE ARTHRITIS EXERCISE PROGRAM: will be on Nov. 9 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. To sign up, contact N.E. Florida Area Health Education Center at (904) 482-0189 or (877) 784-8486.

MELISSA ETHERIDGE: will perform on Nov. 10 at 7:30 p.m. at the Thrasher-Horne Center St. Johns River State College campus, 283 College Dr., Orange Park. For tickets, call (904) 276-6815, extension 1, or visit thcenter.org.

CLAY COUNTY DEMOCRATS: will hold its “Turn Clay County Blue in 2022: fall fundraiser on Nov. 10 from 6-9 p.m. at the Orange Park Women’s Club, 130 Kingsley Ave., in Orange Park. Tickets are $50. Featured speaker will be Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and gubernatorial candidate Nikki Fried. Event includes a buffet dinner and silent and cake auctions. For more information, contact Clay County Democrats at claycountydp@gmail.com.

ORANGE PARK VETERANS DAY CEREMONY: will be Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. at Magnolia Cemetery, 1040 Kingsley Ave., Orange Park.

ORANGE PARK PLANNING AND ZONING BOARD: will meet Nov. 11 at 6 p.m. at Town Council Meeting Chambers, 2042 Park Ave.

FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY: is Nov. 12 from 5-9:30 p.m. at Spring Park, 106 St. Johns Ave., Green Cove Springs.

FREE ARTHRITIS EXERCISE PROGRAM: will be on Nov. 11 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. To sign up, contact N.E. Florida Area Health Education Center at (904) 482-0189 or (877) 784-8486.

MIDDLEBURG CIVIC ASSOCIATION: will present a horticulture program by Nicole Pilliod on Nov. 12 at 9:30 a.m. at 2102 Palmetto St. For more information, call (904) 252-7818.

FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION: will be offered by Challenge Enterprises of North Florida on Nov. 12, 3530 Enterprise Way, Green Cove Springs, from 10-11 a.m.

HELP SOMEBODY 5: benefit concert featuring Atlanta Rhythm Section, Pat Travers and The Curt Towne Band is Nov. 13 at 7 p.m. at the Thrasher-Horne Center St. Johns River State College campus, 283 College Dr., Orange Park. For tickets, call (904) 276-6815, extension 1, or visit thcenter.org.

THE HERITAGE COMMISSION: will meet Nov. 15 at 9 a.m. at the Keystone Heights City Hall, 555 Lawrence Blvd. For more information, call (352) 473-4807.

GREEN COVE SPRINGS CITY COUNCIL: will meet on Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 321 Walnut St.

CLAY COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT: will meet on Nov. 16 at 6 p.m. at the BCC Meeting Room, fourth floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE ARTHRITIS EXERCISE PROGRAM: will be on Nov. 16 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. To sign up, contact N.E. Florida Area Health Education Center at (904) 482-0189 or (877) 784-8486.

CLAY COUNTY TOURIST DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL LAY: will meet Nov.17 at 3:30 p.m. at the BCC Meeting Room, fourth floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

CLAY COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: will meet on Nov. 18 at 10 a.m. at the Zoning Department Conference Room, third floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE ARTHRITIS EXERCISE PROGRAM: will be on Nov. 18 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. To sign up, contact N.E. Florida Area Health Education Center at (904) 482-0189 or (877) 784-8486.

FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION: will be offered by Challenge Enterprises of North Florida on Nov. 19, 3530 Enterprise Way, Green Cove Springs, from 10-11 a.m.

CLAY COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS: will meet on Nov. 23 at 4 p.m. at the BCC Meeting Room, fourth floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE ARTHRITIS EXERCISE PROGRAM: will be on Nov. 23 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. for seniors 60 and older. To sign up, contact N.E. Florida Area Health Education Center at (904) 482-0189 or (877) 784-8486.

WIZARDS OF WINTER: will perform Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. at the Thrasher-Horne Center, 283 College Dr. in Orange Park. Tickets range from $29-$69 and can be purchased by calling the center at (904) 276-6815 or visiting THcenter.org.

CLAY COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD: will meet on Dec. 2 at 6 p.m. at the District Multi-Purpose Room, at Fleming Island High, 2233 Village Square Pkwy., on Fleming Island.

CLAY COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: will meet on Dec. 2 at 10 a.m. at the Zoning Department Conference Room, third floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION: will be offered by Challenge Enterprises of North Florida on Dec. 3, 3530 Enterprise Way, Green Cove Springs, from 10-11 a.m.

TAB BENOIT’S SWAMPLAND JAME & THE SAMANTHA FISH BAND: will perform on Dec. 5 at the Thrasher-Horne Center, 283 College Dr. in Orange Park at 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $31.50 and are available at thcenter.org or by calling (904) 276-6815.

GREEN COVE SPRINGS CITY COUNCIL: will meet on Dec. 6 at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 321 Walnut St.

CLAY COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION: will meet Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. at the BCC Meeting Room, fourth floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

ORANGE PARK TOWN COUNCIL: will meet on Dec. 7 at 5:30 p.m. at Town Council Meeting Chambers, 2042 Park Ave.

ORANGE PARK PLANNING AND ZONING BOARD: will meet Dec. 9 at 6 p.m. at Town Council Meeting Chambers, 2042 Park Ave.

CLAY COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: will meet on Dec. 9 at 10 a.m. at the Zoning Department Conference Room, third floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION: will be offered by Challenge Enterprises of North Florida on Dec. 10, 3530 Enterprise Way, Green Cove Springs, from 10-11 a.m.

CLARKE HOUSE PARK HOMETOWN HOLIDAY CELEBRATION: will be Dec.10 at Clarke House, 1039 Kingsley Ave., Orange Park, from 5-9 p.m. Admission is free. Tours of the decorated house, classic holiday movies on the outdoor big screen, live musical entertainment, pictures with Santa can be purchased, shopping in the Christmas village, food vendors and a magical lighted trail ride will be offered. 

THE NUTCRACKER: will be performed on Dec. 10 at 7:30 p.m. at the Thrasher-Horne Center, 283 College Dr., Orange Park. Tickets start at $26 and can be purchased by calling (904) 276-6815 or visiting THcenter@org.

SALUTE TO OUR MILITARY CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT: will be on Dec. 11 at 10 a.m. at the Clay County Fairgrounds, 2497 State Road 16 West in Green Cove Springs. Cost is $60 for a two-man team. Participants must be at least 16. Deadline for registration is Dec. 1. For more information, contact susans1007@yahoo.com or call (904) 632-2155 or sandrainclay@aol.com or call (904) 923-9884.

THE NUTCRACKER: will be performed on Dec. 11 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at the Thrasher-Horne Center, 283 College Dr., Orange Park. Tickets start at $26 and can be purchased by calling (904) 276-6815 or visiting THcenter@org.

CLARKE HOUSE PARK HOMETOWN HOLIDAY CELEBRATION: will be Dec.11 at Clarke House, 1039 Kingsley Ave., Orange Park, from 5-9 p.m. Admission is free. Tours of the decorated house, classic holiday movies on the outdoor big screen, live musical entertainment, pictures with Santa can be purchased, shopping in the Christmas village, food vendors and a magical lighted trail ride will be offered. 

THE NUTCRACKER: will be performed on Dec. 12 at 2 p.m. at the Thrasher-Horne Center, 283 College Dr., Orange Park. Tickets start at $26 and can be purchased by calling (904) 276-6815 or visiting THcenter@org.

CLAY COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS: will meet on Dec. 14 at 4 p.m. at the BCC Meeting Room, fourth floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

CLAY COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT: will meet on Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. at the BCC Meeting Room, fourth floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

CLAY COUNTY DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMITTEE: will meet on Dec. 16 at 10 a.m. at the Zoning Department Conference Room, third floor of the Administration Building, 477 Houston St., Green Cove Springs.

FREE FOOD DISTRIBUTION: will be offered by Challenge Enterprises of North Florida on Dec. 17, 3530 Enterprise Way, Green Cove Springs, from 10-11 a.m.

THE HERITAGE COMMISSION: will meet Dec. 20 at 9 a.m. at the Keystone Heights City Hall, 555 Lawrence Blvd. For more information, call (352) 473-4807.

GREEN COVE SPRINGS CITY COUNCIL: will meet on Dec. 20 at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 321 Walnut St.

BILL ENGVALL: will perform on Jan. 29, 2022, at 8 p.m. at the Thrasher-Horne Center, 283 College Dr., Orange Park. For tickets, call (904) 276-6815 or visit THcenter@org.

WIZARD OF PAWS DINNER AND GALA: will be April 9 from 5-9 p.m. at the Thrasher-Horne Center, 283 College Dr., Orange Park. Tickets are $60 each. For purchase, contact the Safe Animal Shelter at 2913 County Road 220, Middleburg, or call (904) 375-9122.

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