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Things to do, places to go, people to see

July

Movie In The Park For Grownups

The city of Williston will present Movie in the Park Friday, July 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the Heritage Park Pavilion.

Please bring a chair or blanket and come and enjoy a grown-up friendly movie with free popcorn and drinks provided and sponsored by the First United Methodist Church Youth Group and Maguire’s Auto Repair.

Upcoming

FOWL Book Sale

The Friends of the Williston Library will holds its summer book sale Saturday, Aug. 5 from 8:30-11:30 a.m. in the small building behind the library, 10 SE 1st St., Williston.

Ongoing

Total Fitness Class

Each Tuesday and Thursday from 10-11 a.m., a total fitness class is held at the Bronson Community Church, next to Levy County Transit.

Donna, the certified instructor from the Cooper Insitute of Aerobics, focuses on a full body workout using a number of strategies including: free weights, resistant bands, aerobics, Zumba and Tai Bo.

A $2 donation is requested.

Square Dancing

Dancing resumes with the square dance class at 6:30 and dance at 7 p.m. July 19 at the Williston Crossings RV Resort, 410 NE 5th St., Williston.

For more information, call 352-528-3323.

No One Dies Alone Program

Haven Hospice believes that we can assist with reducing the number of patients who die alone with our new Volunteer Based Program “No One Dies Alone”. This program will be volunteer driven and will be available to help patients and families during their journey.

Haven is actively recruiting volunteers who may be interested in volunteering for the No One Dies Alone Volunteer Program. This program will be offered to our families in all areas served by Haven Hospice. The volunteers will be specially trained and have a deep desire to help in end of life visitations. If you would like more information on this program or are interested in volunteering please contact Vondla Sullivan, Volunteer Coordinator, 352-493-2333 or vdsullivan@havenhospice.org.

Lions Club Meeting

The Williston Lions Club meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 6 p.m. at the clubhouse, 401 SE 6th Ave., Williston.

The club hosts regular weekly and monthly events for all to participate and is always accepting new members and volunteers who want to help out in our community. Guests are welcome anytime.

Future events are being planned and the club would appreciate your assistance. Call 352-214-3315 or 352-362-6553.

• Wednesdays: The Children’s Table is at the Club from 2 to 4:30 p.m.

• Thursdays: Bingo at the Club at 2 p.m. and again at 6 p.m. Bring a new friend or canned goods for free cards.

• Every Saturday: 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Indoor Flea Market/ Thrift Store. Vendors can set up outside for free.

Offering FREE Eyesight Screenings for adults and children over 7.

WE SOAR Summer Programs

WE SOAR, Inc. will host its 2017 Summer Enrichment Program through Aug. 12 offering piano/keyboard lessons, drums/percussion lessons, dance, pantomime and drama.

Sessions will start in the evening from 6:30-8/9 p.m. at various locations.

For more information, call 352-361-6528 or email wesoar06@hotmail.com.

JBE Kindergarten Registration

Registration for kindergarten continues at Joyce Bullock Elementary. Class/teacher placement will begin in mid-June.

To register, you will need your child’s birth certificate, Social Security card, immunization records and a physical that cannot be more than one year old from the start of the school year.

• Incoming kindergarten students must be 5 on or before Sept. 1

• Screening dates will be scheduled when packets are submitted

• Students enrolled in Williston daycares will be screened at daycare

• School begins Aug. 10 but not for all kindergartners, due to the staggered start

• Packets are available at the school Monday-Thursday from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.

• If your child attends JBE Pre-K, he is automatically registered for kindergarten. Updated physicals and immunizations are needed.

• Find updated school information and the school calendar on the school website jbe.levyschools.org and like it on Facebook. Questions? Call 352-528-3341

• Sign up for school text messages by sending @jbefam to 81010

Mobile Food Pantry

The second Thursday of each month there will be a mobile pantry sponsored by From the Heart Ministry at the Masonic Hall in Williston. The doors will open at 12:30 p.m. All are welcome.

For more information, call Loretta at 352-214- 5119.

Bingo Postponed At AL Post 236

Due to ongoing construction and improvement in the buildings, Bingo at the American Legion Post 236 in Bronson is postponed at the present time for Monday nights and Wednesday afternoons.

Play should resume in mid July.

Buy a Paver; Honor Veterans

The plan to unveil a veterans’/war memorial in Heritage Park will be held Veterans Day 2017.

To date, more than $30,000 has been raised for the memorial.

A project by the Williston Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA), the memorial will also honor veterans – living and dead – with stone pavers at its base.

For $50 an individual can honor a veteran with a paver/brick that has space available for three lines to recognize the veteran’s service.

For more information, call the Williston Chamber of Commerce at 528-5552 or Carolyn at the Williston Pioneer at 528-3343.

Williston Junior Horseman’s Club

NEW MEMBERS WANTED: The Junior Horseman’s Club invites all children ages 5-17 years to participate in a fun, mounted horse club.

If your child loves horses and wants to learn more, this is the club for them.

The Williston Junior Horseman’s club offers bi-monthly mounted meetings, introductions to a wide variety of disciplines, trail rides, games, mini clinics, hippology, field trips and much more! All disciplines, breeds and experience levels are welcome.

Children with or without a horse are encouraged to participate.

Meetings are every other Tuesday from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Williston Horse Park.

Costs are $10/year plus WHA yearly family membership ($45/year).

For more information please contact Candice & Scott Miller 845-518-1239/352-512-8284 Rmsranch@icloud.com