Community Meetings 12-4

Staff Writer
The Destin Log

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.

Engineers Without Borders

An informational meeting attended by regional leaders of the EWB-USA organization as well as a presentation from the Florida State Student Chapter will be held from 3-6 p.m. Dec. 7 at The Gathering Church, 218 Eglin Parkway NE in Fort Walton Beach. Pizza and a drink available for $5. Register at For more information visit

American Legion

Main Street Clean Up begins at 8 a.m. Dec. 8 at American Legion Post 296, 311 Main St. in Destin. The House meeting is at 10:30 a.m. Executive meeting, 6:30 p.m. Dec. 11.

Auxiliary Executive meeting, 6 p.m. Dec. 18. Auxiliary General Membership meeting, Sons meeting 6:30 p.m., Post General Membership meeting 7 p.m.

Republican Club

The Okaloosa County Republican Club will host its annual Christmas Party at 6 p.m. Dec. 10 at the Fort Walton Beach Yacht Club, 189 Ferry Road. Heavy Hors d’oeuvres will be served and door prizes awarded all for a donation of $15. A cash bar will be available. To purchase tickets call 586-1325.

Genealogical Society

 The GSOC will meet for a Christmas luncheon from 10:30 a.m. to noon Dec. 14 at the Coach N Four Restaurant, 114 John King Road in Crestview.  Call 243 0352.

Betterment Alliance

The Main Street Betterment Alliance meets at 6 p.m. Tuesdays at the American Legion, 311 Main Street. Call 837-3818.

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.