All area codes are 850 unless specified.

Destin City 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.

• Recreation Committee, 4 p.m. Nov. 19
• City Council, 6 p.m. Nov. 19
• Public Works/Public Safety, 5:30 p.m. Nov. 20
• Thanksgiving, closed, Nov. 22 and 23
• Bid Committee, 9:30 a.m. Nov. 27
• Town Center CRA-AC, 5:30 p.m. Nov. 28
• Code Enforcement Board, 5:30 p.m. Nov. 29

Writers In Sandals

Writers In Sandals meets from 10:30 a.m. to noon Nov. 17 at the Destin Library, 150 Sibert Ave. Guest Lori Ceier of will make a presentation on “Visual or Verbiage, an Outdoor Writer’s View.” Interested locals or tourists are welcome.


American Advertising Federation Emerald Coast will meet at 11:30 a.m. Nov. 30 at Kelly Plantation Clubhouse, 307 Kelly Plantation Drive in Destin. Molly Mazzolini, Infinite Scale strategic branding expert and 2002 US Olympic Committee marketing expert, will speak on "The Spectacle of Sports." Register at or

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

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.

Destin Rotary

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.

Optimist Club

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.