All area codes are 850 unless specified.

Genealogical Society

The Genealogical Society of Okaloosa County will meet at 10 a.m. June 8 at the Heritage Museum, 115 Westview Drive in Fort Walton Beach. Margaret Harris, well-known local teacher of genealogy and the GSOC Genealogist presents Online Family Trees. A Dutch treat lunch at a local restaurant follows. Call 678-2023.

American Legion

American Legion Post 296, 311 Main Street in Destin, will hold the following meetings. Call 937-3818.

• June 10: Boy Scout, 6:30-7:30 p,m,

• June 12: Executive, 6:30 p.m.; Cub Scout, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

• June 19: Auxiliary Executive, 6 p.m.; Auxiliary General Membership, Legion General Membership, 7 p.m.

Destin Woman’s Club

The Destin Woman’s Club will meet at 11 a.m. June 12 at Rutherford’s in Regatta Bay. Reservations required by June 7 at Lunch is $20.

Writers In Sandals

 “A Trip Down Memory Lane” is the written focus for members as they review helpful hints and information gathered during four years of regular meetings when Writers In Sandals meets from 10:30 a.m. to noon June 15 at the Destin Library.

Destin Business Builders

Destin Business Builders Networking group meets from 7:15-8:45 every Wednesday at the Destin United Methodist Life Center. Call 651-1300, ext. 13.

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 8 a.m. on the second Saturday 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 865-9130 or email

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.