All area codes are 850 unless specified.
Destin City Hall
Hall All City Council meetings, workshops, executive sessions and CRA Board meetings are held at the City Hall Annex, 4100 Indian Bayou Trail. All other board and committee meetings are held at City Hall, 4200 Indian Bayou Trail. Meetings are subject to change or cancellation without further notice. Agendas for city committees are posted at City Hall for review.
• Town Center CRA-AC, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 17
• Local Planning Agency, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 18
• Harbor Board, 5 p.m. Oct. 22
• Special City Council, 5 p.m. Oct. 22
• City Council Workshop, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 22
• Environmental/Tree Committee, 4 p.m. Oct. 23
• Special Ton Center CRA-AC, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 24
• Youth Council, 4 p.m. Oct. 25
• Code Enforcement Board, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 25
The Destin Philosophical Society will meet at 3 p.m. Oct. 21 at the bayside home of Jerry Graves who will lead the discussion on Practical and Proven Philosophical Lessons that are life changing. Call 585-5666 or 535-2257.
National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association, Chapter 1428, will meet at 11 a.m. Oct. 23 at Golden Corral in Fort Walton Beach. Speaker Mary Blackwell, League of Women Voters Okaloosa County, will speak on the amendments to the State Constitution that will be on November's ballot. Open to all current and retired federal employees
Emerald Coast Public Relations Organization will meet at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 23 at Angler’s Beachside Grill on Okaloosa Island. Andi Mahoney, APR, marketing and PR manager for White-Wilson Medical Center, will be guest speaker. Cost is $15/members; $20/non-members; $10/full-time students; and $5/to attend without eating. Call 543-1772 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Coffee and Cars
Emerald Coast Muscle Car Club hosts Coffee and Cars the last Sunday of every month in Uptown Station in Fort Walton Beach. For information, call 200-2465 or email email@example.com.
Food Buying Club
A small group interested in eating healthy and purchasing smart meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at 125 Scottsdale Court in Mary Esther. On the second Tuesday, the group meets at Fountain Square in downtown Fort Walton Beach for the Growing Local film series. Call 863-4040.
Kiwanis Club of Destin
The Kiwanis Club of Destin meets every Thursday at 8 a.m. at the Destin Methodist Church Life Center on Beach Drive in Destin. The public is invited to attend the club’s weekly meetings.
The Destin Rotary meets at 7:15 a.m. every Tuesday at Rutherford’s 465. Call 269-1080.
Flotilla 1-4 USCG Auxiliary
Flotilla 1-4 USCG Auxiliary meets at 7 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month at Coast Guard Station Destin on Okaloosa Island. Anyone wishing to become a member is welcome to attend. Prior military duty is not required. Call 837-3717.
Rotary Club of South Walton
The Rotary Club of South Walton meets for breakfast at 7:30 a.m. each Thursday morning at the Embassy Suites, Scenic Hwy. 98 in Miramar Beach. Visiting Rotarians and their guests are welcome. Call 267-2929.
The Destin Optimist Club meets at noon on the second Thursday of each month at The Lighthouse restaurant. Cost of lunch is $11. Call 650-2800.