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Register for Summer Driver Education at All High Schools

Registration for Summer Driver Education Begins May 9 Registration for the 2019 Summer Driver Education program begins on Thursday, May 9, at all high schools.  Students interested in earning credit in Driver Education must register at their home high school. There is no fee for the program and students will earn a ½ elective credit and a paperless waiver of the road test for an … Continue reading Register for Summer Driver Education at All High Schools

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St. Johns River Cleanup

Registration is open for the 2019 St. Johns River Cleanup! Volunteers are needed for the St. Johns River Cleanup, which will take place from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday, April 13, 2019. Boaters, scouts, civic organizations, environmental groups, businesses and individual volunteers are encouraged to join in the effort to remove trash and debris from the St. Johns River. Participants should bring water and wear … Continue reading St. Johns River Cleanup

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Easter 2019 Events

Egg Hunts and Easter Celebrations in Volusia County DeBary Egg Hunt – April 6 @ 10 AM Gemini Springs Park, 37 Dirksen Drive, DeBary, FL DeLand Egg Hunt  – April 12 @ 5:30 – 6:30 PM Earl Brown Park, DeLand  Kids and families can enjoy a movie in the park plus a fun Easter egg hunt!  EdgeFest Eggstravaganza – April 13 @ 10 AM Hawks Park, … Continue reading Easter 2019 Events

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Florida Wildflower and Garden Festival

9 AM – 3 PM Downtown DeLand – 123 West Indiana Avenue DeLand, FL 32720 A lively spring festival that’s all abuzz with wildflower and gardening-themed products, plants, and arts and crafts for native plant, bird, butterfly and wildlife lovers. A free shuttle will run throughout the day between this festival and the DeLand Outdoor Art Festival.  In addition to wildflower & gardening education, the … Continue reading Florida Wildflower and Garden Festival

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Deland Indie Market

The DeLand Indie Market is a curated event that is held 4 times a year showcasing artists, boutiques, vintage and handcrafted vendors. They have great food and live music in the courtyard of Cafe DaVinci, too! There are vendors from all over Florida who take part in this event! Come out and see for yourself! Shop Small, Shop Local, Shop Indie! ***Please email 3-5 images … Continue reading Deland Indie Market

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Veterans Services Expands Services in Daytona Beach

Volusia County has expanded services at its Veterans Services office at 1845 Holsonback Drive, Daytona Beach. The office now has three full-time veterans counselors and is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Appointments can be made by calling (386) 254-4646. In addition to the office, you also may call the Veterans Administration toll-free at (800) 827-1000. The counselors assist all former … Continue reading Veterans Services Expands Services in Daytona Beach