Benefit BBQ lunch Friday
On Friday, Sept. 27, the Philaco Women’s club is hosting a cookout to raise money in support of the Florida Wild Mammal Association wildlife rescue facility. The meal includes a half chicken, baked beans and potato salad. Master chef John Solomon will man the grill. The benefit takes place next to the Tin Shed at the corner of Avenue D and
A donation of $8 is requested. To preorder or arrange for a delivery, please call 653-5857.
Estuary Day Friday afternoon
The Apalachicola National Estuary Research Reserve will host the annual Estuaries Day celebration on Friday, Sept. 27 from 1:30 to 6 p.m. at the
The first 600 visitors, over age 3, will receive a free t-shirt. This event will feature more than a dozen fun games and learning activities including touch tanks, beekeeping demonstrations, science on the shoreline activities and more. For the first time, Friends of the Reserve is partnering with the
All activities wrap up in time for the door prize drawing from 5:30-6 p.m., which includes more than 40 items from local businesses and individuals.
Historical Society to meet Saturday
The Apalachicola Area Historical Society will hold its general meeting this Saturday, Sept. 28 at 9:30 a.m. at the Raney Carriage House.
The meeting will open with a talk by author Robert Saunders, PhD. A history professor and department head at
Please remember to pay your annual $10 membership dues now or at the meeting. Membership and contributions are tax deductible, welcomed and most appreciated. Only paid members are eligible to vote.