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ONGOING

Vero Beach Museum of Art – James Prosek: Ocean Fishes through Sept. 6

Guided Sea Turtle Walks 9 to 12 p.m. June & July:  Fri. and Sat. nights with Coastal Biology from Indian River Shores Community Center, $15, 631-8189.  Weeknights at Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge Barrier Island Center; $15, (321) 723-3556.

   


JUNE 2015

June 19
Free Family Pajama Pizza Party hosted by Moonshot Moment Community Group and National Summer Learning Association, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Heritage Center, with free books and pizza, games, guest readers and fun activities to promote summer learning.  Free, but registration required.  moonshotmoment.org.

June 20
Waterlily Celebration, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at McKee Botanical Garden, with 300 plants in bloom, repotting demonstrations, waterlily photo contest, and aquatic plant sale.  Standard admission. 794-0601

June 28
Summer Brunch Cooking Class, 1 p.m. at McKee Botanical Garden, with Chef Chris Bireley of Osceola Bistro giving a modern twist to classic brunch dishes.  $40/$45. 794-0601

JULY 2015

July 1
Vero Beach International Music Festival Main Stage Performances, featuring the artist-faculty of Mike Block String Camp playing folk, bluegrass, Celtic, Americana, rock, jazz, and more, 7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church. 

July 3
First Friday Gallery Stroll, 5 to 8 p.m., opening night receptions at galleries along 14th Avenue in downtown Vero Beach. Free.  480-0491

July 4
43rd annual 4th of July Parade hosted by the Lion's Club of Sebastian and City of Sebastian, 8:30 a.m. along Indian River Drive in Sebastian, ending at Riverview Park for all-day entertainment, food, craft booths and vendors, followed by fireworks at dusk. 

July 4
Vero Beach International Music Festival Student Concert and Barn Dance, featuring Mike Block String Camp students playing folk, bluegrass, Celtic, Americana, rock, jazz, and more, 3 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church. 

July 4
City of Vero Beach Family Fun and Fireworks, 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Riverside Park, with music by Southern Exposure, family activities, bounce houses, train rides, food vendors and Vero Beach Lifeguard Assoc. Beer tent, and Zambelli Fireworks program at 9 p.m.

July 4
Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks at Riverside Park, 4 to 9 p.m.

July 8 & 10
Vero Beach International Music Festival Extension Concert, featuring Mike Block String Camp Extension faculty-led advanced student bands playing folk, bluegrass, Celtic, Americana, rock, jazz, and more, 7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church. 

July 23 – 26
Vero Beach Theatre Guild presents Broadway to Hollywood, Hollywood to Broadway, a musical revue directed by Mark Wygonik.  562-8300

July 27 – 31
Commemoration Week on loss of 1715 Fleet hosted collaboratively by 1715 Fleet Society, IRC Libraries, and Friends of the IRC Library.  1715 Fleet Events:  Tues. & Wed. 300th Anniversary Conference, 9:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Vero Beach Museum of Art, $75 each/$125 two days. Thurs. Official 1715 Fleet Commemoration Banquet, 5:30 p.m. at Captain Hiram’s, $75.  (724) 344 3171.   Library Events:  Mon. book signings by multiple authors, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Main Library, free. Tues. children’s programs, 11:15 a.m. at North County Library and 1 to 5 p.m. at Main Library, free. Thurs. 1715 History Bus Tour, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. from Main Library, $55.  Fri. Commemoration Day, with speakers, lectures, singers and displays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Main Library, free. 770-5060.  Details at www.1715fleetsociety.com

July 31 to August 2
Vero Beach Pirate Fest at Riverside Park hosted by Vero Beach Chamber of Commerce, Fri. 2 to 8 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with historical reenactment encampments, live entertainment, interactive games, treasure hunts and exhibits.  Free; $2 buck-n-ear appreciated to benefit Save the Indian River Lagoon Estuary Now and Indian River County Veterans Council.

AUGUST 2015

August 1
Race to the Wreck, 1,000-yard swim and 3-mile paddle from Waldo’s to benefit Vero Beach Lifeguard Association. $20. 360-7166

August 1
Tour de Turtles Social and Silent Auction Kickoff, 6 p.m. at Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge Barrier Island Center, with refreshments, live music and auction to benefit sea turtle conservation.  $20 in advance; $35 at door. 

August 2
Tour de Turtles Sea Turtle Release, 7:30 a.m. (turtles released promptly at 8 a.m.) at Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge Barrier Island Center, attaching satellite-transmitters on two loggerhead sea turtles to track the Migration Marathon. Free. 

August 7
First Friday Gallery Stroll, 5 to 8 p.m., opening night receptions at galleries along 14th Avenue in downtown Vero Beach. Free.  480-0491

August 29
Macy’s 10th annual Shop for a Cause event, with 100% of each $5 shopping pass benefitting Keep Indian River Beautiful. Passes, which enable discounts on most purchases, available at the KIRB Recycle, Reuse Center next to Macy’s.  226-7738