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ONGOING

Vero Beach Museum of Art – Howard Ben Tré: New Sculpture, thru May 17, Environmental Photography, thru May 24 and Embracing Space and Color: Art On & Off the Wall thru June 7.   

Guided pontoon boat tours of Blue Cypress Lake with Pelican Island Audubon Society thru May 31.  567-3520

 

 


MAY 2015

May 14
Suncoast Mental Health Center Open House, 4 to 7 p.m. of new facility at 1456 Old Dixie Highway, with tours, information, refreshments and entertainment.  Suncoast provides clinical and case management services to at-risk, limited income children and families.  489-4726

May 14
Derby themed Cocktail Party and Auction to benefit Indian River County 4-H Foundation, 7 to 9 p.m. at The Courthouse Executive Center. $50 in advance or at door. 913-1961

May 14 – 24
Vero Beach Theatre Guild presents the Pulitzer Prize winning Kaufman and Hart play You Can’t Take it With You, directed by Dee Ridenour.  562-8300

May 15
HFC Kids Got Talent Show, 4 to 6 p.m. at Homeless Family Center, with skits, songs and dances, ice cream, tours of the HFC campus and discounts at A Second Chance Thrift Store. 567-5537

May 15 & 16
Riverside Theatre Comedy Zone with comedians TBA, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. on the Waxlax Stage. Free live music outside; optional food and bar service.  $16 & $18.  231-6990

May 16
Florida 300 Catamaran Race from Islamorada (Day 4) and ‘Dog Fight’ 50-mile run for beach type catamarans from Vero Beach to Cocoa Beach, 7 a.m. at South Beach Park to benefit Vero Beach Lifeguard Association

May 16
McKee Class Series, Photographing Waterlilies, 8:30 a.m. at McKee Botanical Garden. $15/$20. 794-0601

May 16
Safe Boating Class offered by Vero Beach Power Squadron, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at their facility, to learn boating skills, navigation rules, knots and lifesaving equipment. $35.  532-6893

May 16
Riverside Children’s Theatre Spring Fiesta, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Agnes Wahlstrom Youth Playhouse and Anne Morton Theatre.  Free activities and entertainment.  234-8052

May 16
16th Annual Pioneer Family Recognition Dinner will honor the Knight family, 6 p.m. at the Heritage Center to benefit Vero Heritage Inc. $50.  770-2263

May 17
LLS Conquistadores Triathlon, a USAT Sanction Sprint Triathlon to benefit Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, with 0.5km Ocean Swim, 20km Bike and 5km Run, 7:30 a.m. start from Jaycee Park.  Individuals $95.00 (active military $75), relay teams $160 by 5/15; no race day registration.   www.conquistadorestri.org.

May 17
Central Florida Animal Reserve Member Appreciation Day, Noon to 5 p.m. at the Cocoa based rescue for lions, tigers, cougars and leopards.  Memberships: $25 individual, $50 family (up to 5).  321-637-0110

May 17
Treasure Coast Chorale directed by Dr. Michael Carter presents And All That Jazz, featuring jazz from the 1930s to the 1970s, 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church.  Free will offering.  643-0019

May 17
Social Justice Film Series presents two short documentaries by producer Robert Greenwald - To Prison for Poverty, and Over Criminalized, 7 p.m. at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship. Free; donations appreciated.778-5880.

May 24
Space Coast Symphony Orchestra presents An Earth Odyssey, 3 p.m. at Vero Beach High School Performing Arts Center, featuring world premiere of Lyon’s Earthscape, Schumann’s Konzertstuck for Four Horns and Orchestra, and Strauss’s Also Spracht Zarathustra.  855-252-7276.

May 25
Memorial Day Observances in Vero Beach and Sebastian with color guards, patriotic music, memorial wreath laying, and rifle salute.  Vero: 8:30 a.m. at Veteran’s Memorial Island Sanctuary presented by the Veterans Council of Indian River County, with keynote speaker Lt. Gen. Thomas McInerney.  Sebastian:  11 a.m. at Riverview Park presented by Sebastian area veterans, with open houses afterward at American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars Posts.  

May 29 & 30
Riverside Theatre Comedy Zone with comedians TBA, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. on the Waxlax Stage. Free live music outside; optional food and bar service.  $16 & $18.  231-6990

JUNE 2015

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

June 6 – Sept. 6
Exhibition opening at Vero Beach Museum of Art - James Prosek: Ocean Fishes.  231-0707

June 7
Intro to Indian Vegetarian Cooking, 2 p.m. at McKee Botanical Garden, with Chef Urvi Upadhyay teaching about Indian spices, culture and cuisine.  $55/$60. 794-0601

June 13
38th annual Youth Guidance Tropical Night Luau, 7 p.m. at Grand Harbor Golf Club, with dining, dancing, silent and live auctions to support Youth Guidance Mentoring and Activities Program.  $125 (includes 3 drink tickets).  770-5040

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 15

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