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Mayday Memorial Surf Classic

On Saturday, May 21st starting at 9am, Flagler Pier will host Mayday Memorial Surf Classic in memory of Dollie Sue Watson. This event will feature men and women’s pro amateur divisions and legends. In addition, there will be several activities including a raffle and bikini contest. All proceeds will benefit the American Heart Association. Entry deadline is May 18th so apply today!

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VISIT FLORIDA “Share a Little Sunshine” Beach Walk

On Saturday, November 6th, Flagler Volunteer Services will be hosting the VISIT FLORIDA Beach walk which will be taking place from 7:30 am to 11:00 am. Friends and families who will be participating are looking forward to a fun day in the sun as they walk a mile taking pictures of Flagler County’s beaches and uploading their photos to http://www.sharealittlesunshine.org.

Flagler Volunteer Services will also hold a photo contest following the walk. There will be several categories to participate in including, Best Beach Photo by a Senior (55 and above), Best Youth Beach Photo, Best Group Beach Photo and Best Beach Photo by a local business.

To register for the event, visit http://www.visitflorida.com/beachwalk/.

Feed Flagler Plans Community Thanksgiving Celebration

The success of last year’s dinner has prompted community leaders to plan another Community Thanksgiving Celebration to take place in community centers and church facilities across the county.
Drawing on the outpouring of volunteers and community support from last year’s Feed Flagler, Team Flagler has broadened the effort to include a community Thanksgiving Dinner to unite all Flagler County residents.
Feed Flagler is a team made up of government, business, church and community representatives. The team is seeking donations for a meal that will be shared in more than 10 locations across the county. The effort is also aimed at providing nonperishable bags of groceries for Flagler families for the upcoming holidays.
“The idea behind the Community Thanksgiving Celebration is simply bringing neighbors together around the table from different walks of life,” County Commissioner Milissa Holland said. “The goal is to foster unity and transform our community to sustain success one person at a time.”
Team Flagler will host a community Thanksgiving celebration at more than 10 locations across the county. The effort is provide a dinner for more than 2,000 citizens and the clock is ticking. The group is looking for lots of help from anyone willing to join them.
Those who wish to contribute financial support should contact the Flagler County government at 313-4001. Individuals who want to volunteer to assist in the effort should contact Jean Mac Allister at 597-2950. Feed Flagler also needs individuals, groups and businesses to conduct food drives for non perishable foods to contribute to the effort.

Flagler Beach video

Flagler Beach is home to six miles of uncrowded beaches. Take a look for yourself at the video below.