Learn and practice how to pitch your book.
Join us for afternoon tea with readings by Ron Kurtz. Rachel will be preparing a selection of sweet and savory items to accompany the reading. Menu: Ina's Chicken Salad tea sandwich Turkey & Swiss Cheese tea sandwich Cucumber & Seasoned Cream Cheese tea sandwich Pimento cheese tea sandwich Blueberry mini scones Cranberry orange tea cake [...]
Join other guitar players in an acoustic guitar jam. If you’re a beginner or an experienced musician, bring your acoustic guitar and some songs that you want to play and join other guitar players in a relaxed setting on the patio courtyard. Songs of the 50s, 60s and 70s and all genres. If you don’t [...]
Valerie Brandt leads us in a session of Yoga Nidra followed by the soothing sounds of her "singing crystal bowls." If you haven't tried it, but you've been feeling the need for calm and peace in your life, please join us! Yoga Nidra is a meditation and conscious relaxation practice intended to induce total physical, [...]
The Story & Song Book group meets the 1st Thursday of every month. Enjoy Happy Hour prices for wine and craft beer and come enjoy the conversation! See upcoming S&S Book Group selections here.
Singer/songwriter Bill Ivins entertains in the courtyard. Be prepared for an “acoustic flashback"!
Mental health challenges are often poorly understood yet can have a major impact on individuals, families and the community. There are many books depicting these problems in believable, empathetic and thought-provoking ways. All are welcome to attend and are invited to stay for lunch afterward. January 8: "Demon Copperhead" by Barbara Kingsolver February 12: "Trust" [...]
On the 2nd Tuesday of the month, enjoy great community conversation. Facilitated by a local personality, over a topic of interest following a brief TED talk.
Come and hear a cacophony of sound! Guitars strumming, banjos tuning, fingers plucking away at violin strings, until one fiddle takes charge and the courtyard erupts into music without a sheet of music in sight. Old Time music played at the FBOTJ (Fernandina Beach Old Time Jam) blends traditions brought to America by early European [...]
We welcome any ladies who are new to Fernandina Beach or who have lived here and are interested in meeting new people and getting involved in community. Everyone, including new and current members, are welcome to attend. Light refreshments served.
On the 3rd Tuesday of the month, Amelia Island’s Poet Laureate Nola Perez and friends gather to share their love of poetry, reading their own works or favorites of others. There will be a five-minute “open mic” format to read your work.
Open to all ages and skill levels. Join Front Porch Beads volunteers and make jewelry to sell for charity. Make new friends and learn new skills! No charge, all materials and tools provided. For more information and to register, go to www.frontporchbeads.com/events .