Community Meetings Dec. 3

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.

• Local Planning Agency, 5:30 p.m. Dec. 4

• Bid Committee, 9:30 a.m. Dec. 9

• Public Works/Public Safety, 5:30 p.m. Dec. 9

• Harbor CRA-AC, 5:30 p.m. Dec. 10

American Legion

The Cub Scouts/Webs meet from 6-8 p.m. Dec. 3 and 10 at 311 Main Street, Destin. Call 837-3818.

• Dec. 17: Post Planning and House meetings, 5 p.m.; Executive meeting, 6 p.m.; General meeting, 7 p.m.; Auxiliary Executive meeting, 6 p.m.; General meeting, 6:30 p.m.

Audubon Society

The Choctawhatchee Audubon Society will meet at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 4 in Room 130 of the new Student Services Building at Northwest Florida State College. The program is a pictorial survey of birds that are rare or difficult to identify during the Christmas Bird Count by Alan Knothe, biologist. Admission is free and open to the interested public. Call 582-7461.


The Okaloosa-Walton Transportation Planning Organization will meet at 3 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Destin City Hall Annex, 4100 Indian Bayou Trail in Destin. The Citizens’ Advisory Committee and Technical Coordinating Committee will meet at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. respectively. For a full agenda, visit


Choctawhatchee Bay Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 9:30 a.m. Dec. 11 at First Presbyterian Church, 134 Beal Parkway SW in Fort Walton Beach. Niceville High School’s Opus One will perform a Christmas program. Call 543-0170.

Democratic Executive Committee

Okaloosa County Democratic Executive Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Dec. 17 at Democratic Headquarters, 215 Mountain Drive, Suite 105, in Destin. All Democrats and friends are welcome to attend.

Seniors of Destin

The Seniors of Destin meet the fourth Friday of the month for a covered dish and to celebrate all birthdays for the month. The program is sponsored by the City of Destin and Gentiva Home Health. Each month has a featured guest speaker that pertains to senior living.  Call 685-5310.

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 a.m. 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.