Call for Art – Odd-Umn Show at the FEC

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Odd Stuff is Happening at the FEC The Florence Events Center (FEC) Gallery Committee invites artists to submit artwork, including 3-D and photography, for an October & November exhibit that is both seasonal and unusual. Fall lends itself to great artistic opportunities, including beautiful Autumn colors, the Fall Harvest, and wildlife preparing for winter. It is also a time for scarecrows, ghosts, hobgoblins, and everything spooky to get ready for Halloween. We know artists will have fun with this "Odd-Umn" theme. Applications are available by visiting the Florence Event Center’s website (EventCenter.org) or picking up at the FEC office during normal business hours. The fee is only $15.00 per rod for up to three pieces (depending on size of art pieces), or up to three pieces of 3-D art for display in the glass case. Application deadline is September 27th. Art is due to the FEC on September 28th during […]

United Way Days of Caring

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In recognition of United Way Days of Caring, Florence Habitat is giving away Kindness Cards! Come by ReStore in the Grocery Outlet Shopping Center Sept. 16-18, 2021 from 9 am to 5pm and get your Kindness Card. When you perform a random act of kindness you can leave the card form them, in turn, when they do an act of kindness they will leave it for the next person, lets Spread Kindness Like Confetti!

Beachwalk

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Gather your team and plan to attend the Annual Florence Habitat for Humanity Beachwalk!  Don't have a team?  No problem!  Solo walkers are more then welcome!  Beachwalk is a fundraiser to benefit the mission of Florence Habitat for Humanity.

GIANT BEACH ART EVENT RETURNS TO DRIFTWOOD SHORES OCTOBER 16

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Circles in the Sand beach art returns to Florence October 16 on the beach at Driftwood Shores.   A giant labyrinth will be carved in the sand. A public walkthrough the begins at 5:00 p.m. Low tide will be at 5:15 and sunset will be at 6:30 p.m. The event is free to attend and will be held rain or shine.   Driftwood Shores Resort and Conference Center, Sand Master Park Sandboarding and Venomous Sandboards, Sea Lion Caves, Mo’s Seafood and Chowder, and The Little Brown Hen restaurant are sponsoring the annual event.   Circles in the Sand was created in 2011 by labyrinth artist Denny Dyke. Dyke is based near Bandon and does several beach draws each year on Bandon’s beaches. This will be Dyke’s fourth trip to Florence. In the early years of his work it was not uncommon to see mentions of "crop circles" or "alien art" after […]

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS SUPERHEROES 4 KIDS HALLOWEEN GALA

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This is Clark Kent, aka Superman, calling on all Superheroes 4 Kids to join all my Superhero friends and me at 5:30 pm on Saturday, October 30th, for a Boys & Girls Club’s Halloween Gala. This will be a virtual event to keep everyone safe from Kryptonite. On earth, it is known as Covid-19. This will be a giant house party where you can attend and enjoy a jam-packed, exciting event in the comfort of your home.   All Superheroes 4 Kids know that light never shines brighter than in darkness. We will shine a giant searchlight on all our Junior Superheroes at the Boys & Girls Club of Western Lane County. But I need your help to fight for Truth, Justice, and Opportunity for a Great Future for all our Junior Superheroes in training. This premier virtual gala is a first of its kind in our community. The gala […]

Florence Habitat ReStore Bottle and Can Drive

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Come visit our drive-thru bottle and can donation event in the front parking lot of Florence Habitat ReStore, November 20 a.m. to 2 p.m. 2016 Hwy 101, Florence, OR.  If you can't make the event, ReStore accepts donations anytime behind ReStore off Spruce St. When you donate to Florence Habitat for Humanity your donations stay right here in your community helping your friends and neighbors!