What to do this week in Port Orange.
Friday, March 8
Advanced Placement Studio Art Exhibit
When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: 3840 Ridgewood Ave.
Details: Catch the artwork of Volusia County’s Advanced Placement Art Students in the last week of the exhibit. The exhibit highlights work from Dorothy Johnson, creativity award winner for 2019. Exhibit is there every day until March 15. Open Monday-Friday. Free admission.
Saturday, March 9
Go Make A Difference 5K Run/Walk
When: 8-10 a.m.
Where: Clark Office Building, 5111 S. Ridgewood Ave.
Details: Run or walk a 5K along the scenic Halifax river in the last of the Daytona Running series for the 2018-2019 season. Proceeds support children and families of the Lourdes Academy. Trophies for the season after the 5K award ceremony. Registration is $30; $10 for children and Our of Lady of Lourdes staff members.
Woodhaven Neighborhood Grand Opening
When: noon to 3 p.m.
Where: Woodhaven ICI Holmes, 6401 S. Williamson Blvd.
Details: Visit Port Orange’s newest ICI Homes family-oriented community. This street festival themed grand opening will feature food, DJ, balloon artist, caricature artist, giveaway and more. No cost to attend.
Sunday, March 10
Spring Evening on the Estate
When: 2-5 p.m.
Where: Estate on the Halifax, 5123 S. Ridgewood Ave.
Details: Newly engaged and current venue clients are welcome to explore this wedding venue and wedding vendors. Vendors will be showcasing services for food, photography and videography, salon, music, and more. Free to attend.
Wednesday, March 13
Creekside Middle Fundraiser at Sonny’s BBQ Restaurant
When: All Day
Where: Sonny’s BBQ of Port Orange, 1515 Dunlawton Ave.
Details: Benefit Creekside Middle School’s Future Farmers of America (FFA) Club by eating at Sonny’s BBQ in Port Orange. 15 to 25% of the bill will go to their FFA State Convention trip this summer with 2 Creekside students competing. Please notify the server prior to ordering. Contact Michelle Williams, [email protected] or 322-6155 Ext. 38906, with any questions.
Promoting Your Business Through Free Social Media Luncheon
When: noon to 1 p.m.
Where: Port Orange Chamber of Commerce, Riverside Pavilion, 3431 S. Ridgewood Ave.
Details: Learn how to promote your business through social media at this Chamber Connection luncheon. $5 for members or $20 for future members. Register at www.pschamber.com.
Thursday, March 14
Opening Ceremony for Senior Games
When: 1 p.m.
Where: Port Orange Adult Center, 4790 S. Ridgewood Ave.
Details: Support local seniors as they compete in the olympic-style Senior Games from March 14 - 24. Horseshoes and shuffleboard will be featured this day. For more information and a schedule of all events, visit www.port-orange.org/617/Senior-Games.