New York Mets Spring Training
Take yourself out to the ball game at the New York Mets Spring Training at their stadium in St. Lucie West until March 24. GREG GARDNER PHOTO

ALL DATES AND TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. PLEASE CALL BEFORE ATTENDING.

March — May 2019

CONTINUING

• Art Gallery Exhibit: Civic Center, 807.4488.
• New York Mets Spring Training – at their stadium in St. Lucie West until March 24.
• Art Exhibit at Paula A. Lewis Library, Port St. Lucie – The not-to-be-missed works of well-known artists Linda Relis and Sharon McCuen, on view through March 30. 871.5470

RECURRING

Every Saturday
• Square Dancing – Walton Road Community Center, 6 p.m. 631.2184
• Wood Carver’s Workshop – Walton Road Community Center. 8 a.m. to noon. 359.8565
• Treasure Coast Model Railroad Club – Clubhouse at 273 Becker Road. Ever-changing layout with trains in action, open for public viewing, free, 10 a.m. to noon. Best to call first. 621.9636

Third Saturday
• Community Garage Sale – Minsky Gym, Darwin Boulevard, 8 a.m. to noon. 344.4142

Every Sunday
• St. Lucie Green Market in St. Lucie West – in parking lot near Bob Evans Restaurant, 1855 S.W. Fountainview Blvd., 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 954.290.4559

Fourth Sunday
• One-Stop Garage Sale – Port St. Lucie Civic Center’s garage, 9:30-1:30 p.m. September through April. 344.4142

Every Monday
• Line Dancing – Walton Road Community Center. 370.1732

Every Tuesday
• Wood Carver’s Workshop – Walton Road Community Center. 8 a.m. to noon. 359.8565

First Wednesday
• Pretty Princess Tea Party – Community Center, ages 1 and up. Monthly except for July. Meet a new princess each month. Featuring singing, dancing, dress-up, pretend tea party. $3 per child over 12 months; $1 per adult. 10-11:30 a.m. 807.4488

Second and Fourth Wednesday
• Jazz Jam Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society – Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens, 6:30-9:30 p.m. 337.1959

Second Thursday
• River Nights – Westmoreland Park, 2140 SE Westmoreland Boulevard, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Tranquil evening overlooking the St. Lucie River. Enjoy the fire, live musical entertainment, cash bar, food available for purchase. Free; all ages welcome. 878.2277. November through April.

Second Friday
• Coffee with PSL City Council – Port St. Lucie Community Center, 8:30 a.m. 871.5219

Third Friday
• Free Friday Concert – Civic Center, 6-9 p.m. 807.4488

MARCH

Friday, March 1
• For the Love of Florida – Where Water and Health Meet: What Goes Around Comes Around. Dr. Edith Widder, founder of ORCA Ocean Research & Conservation Association, explains how we can help our water quality improve after a season of toxic algae in the lagoon. Free, presented by Oxbow Eco-Center at Port St. Lucie Community Center, at 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 2
• The Joy of Herb Gardening – learn from a Master Gardener at the Paula A. Lewis Library on S.W. Rosser Boulevard. 10:30 a.m. to noon. 871.5484
• Learn to Identify Birds – Savannas Preserve State Park Education Center. This is the second of three classes. Learn to observe patterns in flight, song and behavior. Wear closed toe shoes and bring drinking water. $8 per person. 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. 398.2779

Sunday, March 3
• Guided Walk – Savannas Preserve State Park - explorations on the Hawk’s Bluff Trail. Reservations required. 9 a.m. 398.2779

Monday, March 4
• Empowering Women: Electrical Safety – sponsored by Habitat for Humanity, hosted by Paul Romano, AApex Electric. Learn how to keep children and pets safe from electricity, learn about dimmers and timers, and how to save on electric use. Aapex Electric, Biltmore Street. 3 p.m. 607.9494
• S.A.F.E. Women – Self-Defense Awareness & Familiarization Exchange – hosted by Sgt. Suzanne Woodward, at the St. Lucie County Sheriff’s office, 4700 Midway Road. A combination of physical and academic instruction for women age 14 and up. 6-8 p.m. Register and contact at www.StLucieHabitat.org

Wednesday, March 6
• Oxbow Love of Florida Talk – Marjorie Harris Carr: A Florida Super Hero – a lively talk by historian Dr. Peggy Macdonald, presented by Oxbow Eco-Center at Port St. Lucie Community Center. Carr led a small group to do big things. Free, 6:30 p.m. 785.5833
• Empowering Women: Early Heart Attack Care – How to save a life. Sponsored by Habitat for Humanity, hosted by St. Lucie Medical Center ER on Darwin Boulevard. Free. 1-2 p.m. Register and contact at www.StLucieHabitat.org
• Empowering Women: What’s on Tap? – What to look for and how to help prevent sexual assault. Sponsored by Habitat for Humanity, hosted by St. Lucie Medical Center ER on Darwin Boulevard. Free. 2-3 p.m. Register and contact at www.StLucieHabitat.org
• Empowering Women: Social Media for Community Leadership – How your posts can help have a positive community influence. Sponsored by Habitat for Humanity at Habitat’s Port St. Lucie ReStore. Free. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Register and contact at www.StLucieHabitat.org 249.0792

Thursday, March 7
• Art Gallery Reception – for Kinetic Pointillism School, an exciting, creative new Treasure Coast student exhibit at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center Gallery. Free admission. 6-8 p.m. Exhibit is March 7-28. 807.4488
• Empowering Women: Climbing the Career Ladder – Learn how to establish a solid career foundation and be successful. Sponsored by Habitat for Humanity at Career Source in University Park, St. Lucie West. Suite 100. Free. 5:30-7 p.m. Register and contact at www.StLucieHabitat.org or try 866.482.4473
• Empowering Women: Save With Your Spending Plan – Personal budgeting and saving. Sponsored by Habitat for Humanity, hosted by Carol Ann Alberts, University of Florida’s IFAS Cooperative Extension at Habitat ReStore in Port St. Lucie. Free. 6-7 p.m. Register and contact at www.StLucieHabitat.org 249.0792

Saturday, March 9
• Free Prom Dresses – Visit Prom Towne at Therapy Connection in St. Lucie West from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a free gently used prom dress for high school juniors and seniors. Sponsored by non-profit The Royal Palms of St. Lucie. Contact on website www.theRoyalPalms.com

Sunday, March 10
DAYLIGHT SAVINGS BEGINS, MOVE CLOCKS FORWARD 1 HOUR

Wednesday, March 13
• Oxbow Love of Florida Talk – A Trip through Patrick Smith’s A Land Remembered – Smith’s son explains why his dad chose society’s underdogs to tell the story of the “real” Florida. Presented by Oxbow Eco-Center at Port St. Lucie Community Center. Free, 6:30 p.m. 785.5833
• A Jazz and Big Band Spectacular – Port St. Lucie Community Band, PSL Civic Center, 6:30 p.m. 407.4488

Thursday, March 14
• River Nights – Unwind, relax, enjoy life at River Nights, in Westmoreland Park next to the PSL Botanical Gardens where a tranquil and relaxing evening overlooking the St. Lucie River, and a fire await you. Live musical entertainment, cash bar and food are available for purchase. 5:30-8:30 p.m. 878.2277
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Friday, March 15
• The St. Patrick’s Day Festival – Have a blast and enjoy traditional Irish cuisine, beer, music, Irish dancing, and the Miss Irish Rose Pageant. It’s free admission at the PSL Civic Center, 5-10 p.m. 878.2277
• Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Saturday, March 16
• St. Patrick’s Day Festival Continues – Enjoy traditional Irish cuisine, beer, music, Irish dancing, and the Miss Irish Rose Pageant. PSL Civic Center, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Free admission. 878.2277

Sunday, March 17
ST. PATRICK’S DAY
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 2 p.m. 465.0366

Thursday, March 21
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Friday, March 22
• The Free Friday Concert – Port St. Lucie Civic Center, 6-9 p.m.
• Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366
• Native American Pow Wow – Intertribal dancing, drums and other activities, Native American vendors. Tent and RV camping available. All are welcome. St. Lucie County Fairgrounds, 4 p.m. 519.7888

Saturday, March 23
• Native American Pow Wow – Intertribal dancing, drums and other activities, Native American vendors. Tent and RV camping available. All are welcome. St. Lucie County Fairgrounds, 10 a.m. 519.7888
• Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day – Port St. Lucie Public Works on Thornhill. Call to find out what is accepted. 8 a.m. to noon. 873.6312
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Sunday, March 24
• New York Mets Spring Training ends today.
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 2 p.m. 465.0366
• Native American Pow Wow – Intertribal dancing, drums and other activities, Native American vendors. Tent and RV camping available. All are welcome. St. Lucie County Fairgrounds, 10 a.m. 519.7888
• Warriors on the Water for Veterans – Guided kayak trip, guided interpretive walks, park tours. Each veteran can bring one guest. Reservists, Guardsmen and active duty military personnel are invited. Space is limited, reservations required. Savannas Preserve State Park, Walton Road. Free. 8 a.m. Call Savannas Education Center 398.2779

Thursday, March 28
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Friday, March 29
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Saturday, March 30
• The Lady Swims Today – Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 8 p.m. 465.0366

Sunday, March 31
• Promenade Bridal Show – gowns, men’s formal wear, floral designs and more, at 2240 Veterans Memorial Parkway, 2-5 p.m. 337.3355
• The Lady Swims Today - Pineapple Playhouse, Fort Pierce, 2 p.m. 465.0366

APRIL

Wednesday, April 3
• Florida Water Stories – Take a thought-provoking look at Florida’s long and sometimes difficult relationship with water. A talk by Dr. Steven Noll about how the state was reshaped by turning land into water and water into land. Presented by Oxbow Eco-Center at Port St. Lucie Community Center, free, 6:30 p.m. 785.5833

Thursday, April 4
• Treasure Coast School of Photography Opening Reception – Civic Center Gallery 6-8 p.m. 807.4488

Saturday, April 6
• Health and Wellness Festival with Dr. Oz – Port St. Lucie Civic Center. Booths with local medical experts, product demos. Dr. Oz will lead a panel discussion on medical topics important to you and your family. Children’s activities. Hosted by WPBF-25. Free. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 407.4488
• Port St. Lucie Seafood Festival – Hosted by Boys & Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County. Located outside the Port St. Lucie Civic Center during the Health and Wellness Festival. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. 216.2634

Thursday, April 11
• River Nights – Westmoreland Park next to the PSL Botanical Gardens, a tranquil and relaxing evening overlooking the St. Lucie River, and a fire. Live musical entertainment, cash bar and food available for purchase. 5:30-8:30 p.m. 878.2277

Friday, April 12
• Comedian Vic DiBitetto – Port St. Lucie Civic Center, 7:30-10 p.m. 407.4488

Saturday, April 13
• Earth Day Celebration at Oxbow Eco-Center – Families, kids, adults – Earth Day at Oxbow is a memorable treat. This year it is highlighting the new Water Champions (you can be one too) with booths showing and explaining what kids and adults can do to keep the river and lagoon water clean and healthy. Food, drink, live entertainment, hands-on activities. Additional details to be announced at www.oxbowecocenter.com - 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 785.5833
• Treasure Coast Healthcare Summit – Screenings, education seminars and more. Port St. Lucie Civic Center, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. www.tcHealthcareSummit.com 812.8338

Monday, April 15
INCOME TAX DAY

Friday, April 19
PASSOVER BEGINS
GOOD FRIDAY
• Free Friday Concert – Port St. Lucie Civic Center, 6-9 p.m. 407.4488

Saturday, April 20
• Eggstravaganza – Easter Egg hunt at Whispering Pines Park. Bring your own Easter Basket. 9 a.m. 878.2277
• Clean-up Day in Port St. Lucie – Come, bring family and friends, volunteer to join with other volunteers to help clean up various locations. It’s a great way to make friends, especially if you are new to the area. Enjoy free breakfast lunch, drawings and lots of fun for the whole family! Hosted by Keep Port St. Lucie Beautiful. Meet at Civic Center. Registration starts 7:30 a.m. Cleanup 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 871.5103

Monday, April 22
EARTH DAY

Saturday, April 27
PASSOVER ENDS

MAY

Wednesday, May 1
• Through the Eyes of Roosevelt: The Essential Role of Government and Public Service – Stories of the construction projects that carried the country through the Great Depression – a talk by David Schmidt presented by Oxbow Eco-Center at Port St. Lucie Community Center. Free, 6:30 p.m. 785-5833

Thursday, May 9
• Art Gallery Opening Reception – Claire Smith exhibition at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center gallery. 6-8 p.m. 807.4488

Thursday, May 16
• Treasure Coast Business Summit – Motivational speakers, business building information, networking. Port St. Lucie Civic Center, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 359.6984

Friday, May 17
• Mommy Son Masquerade – Entertainment, goodie bag, memorable photo. $11.50 per child. Community Center, 7-9 p.m. 878.2277

Saturday, May 18
• Give A Tree, Spread the Shade – Come get a Florida native tree at the Public Works Department on Thornhill. First come, first serve at this popular event. 8-11 a.m. 873.6312
• Treasure Coast Birth and Baby Fair – Port St. Lucie Civic Center, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 444.2310
• Treasure Coast Cultural Festival – in Village Square outside of the Civic Center. 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. 240.3038

Monday, May 31
MEMORIAL DAY
• Memorial Day Ceremony – Veterans Memorial Park. Moving ceremony and rifle salute. 10 a.m. 878.2277

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