Community Meetings March 7
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.
• Public Works/Public Safety, 5:30 p.m. March 10
• Destin Youth Council, 4 p.m. March 11
•Harbor CRA-AC, 5:30 p.m. March 11
• City Council, 6 p.m. March 16
• Town Center CRA-AC, 5:30 p.m. March 18
• Special City Council, 6 p.m. March 19
The Sand Dunes Chapter of Embroiderers’ Guild of America will meet from 1:30-4:30 p.m. March 8 in the Religious Education building, Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church on Valparaiso Boulevard in Niceville. Visitors are welcome. Call 496-3466.
The Destin Garden Club will meet from 9:30-11 a.m. March 10 in the Family Life Center at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 307 Beach Drive. Karen Dowd from Lowe’s in Gulf Breeze will give a program on preparing your gardens for spring and summer. Call 660-341-8900.
Choctawhatchee Bay Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 9:30 a.m. March 12 at First Presbyterian Church, 134 Beal Parkway SW in Fort Walton Beach. Guest speaker, Ginger Poffenberger, 1st vice-regent, FSSDAR, will discuss DAR educational support, helping children in remote mountain areas receive an education. DAR is open to all women who are lineally descended from a Revolutionary War Patriot. Call 543-0170.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 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 www.flotilla14.info.
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.