The Marion County Supervisor of Elections Office is seeking nominations for a Veterans Wall of Honor, which will feature a mural accompanied by digital photos and biographies of veterans and active duty service members connected to Marion County. To submit a nomination, go to VoteMarion.com/Veterans. An unveiling ceremony will begin at noon May 30 at the office, at 981 NE 16th Street, Ocala. Light refreshments will be provided. RSVP by May 23 at Outreach@VoteMarion.com or 620-3290.
The city of Ocala's Jervey Gantt Aquatic Fun Center, 2390 SW 36th Ave., will be open from Saturday through Sept. 3. The Hampton Aquatic Fun Center, 255 NW Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., will be open May 26-Sept. 3. Hours for both are 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays. A two-hour swim session costs $3 for adults, $2 for children 2-17 and free age 1 and younger. Pool passes also are available. Call 368-5517.
The Will McLean Foundation's Sampler Concert Series continues with The Ashley Gang at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Historic Dunnellon Depot, 12061 S. Williams St., Dunnellon. $10 donation; refreshments served at intermission. Visit willmclean.com.
A Giving Back Fundraiser will be held 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday at Paddock Park South, 8880 SW 27th Ave., Ocala. The event will include food, vendors, kids activities, comedians, live music and more. New blankets and financial donations will be accepted for the Ocala Police Department, Marion County Sheriff Foundation and Veterans Helping Veterans. Call 412-515-4862 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Run for mutts
The Run for the Mutts fundraiser will begin at 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the Humane Society of Marion County, 701 NW 14th Road, Ocala. It will include a bar hop, live music, raffles and more. $10 per bike, $5 per rider. Call 850-596-8316 or 445-4926.
The Ocala Style Women’s Expo: A Girl’s Day Out will be held noon-5 p.m. Sunday at the College of Central Florida Klein Center, 3001 SW College Road, Ocala. It will include shopping, tastings, speakers and more. Proceeds will benefit the Ocala/Marion County Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Center. Visit ocalastyle.com.
The Marion County Museum of History and Archaeology will offer a presentation about the history of the Dixie Highway at 2 p.m. Sunday at Green Clover Hall, 319 SE 26th Terrace, Ocala. The presenter will be author and historian Annabelle Leitner. A reception with refreshments and tours of the museum will follow. $5 non-members; free for members. Call 236-5245.