MUSIC BY THE SEA: 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday; St. Johns County Pier Park, 350 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine Beach; admission free, meals $10 or less. For information, go to sabca.org. Catch the Groove will play jazz . The food vendor is Late Risers Food Truck.
CONCERTS IN THE PLAZA: 7 p.m. Thursday; Plaza de la Constitución, 170 St. George St.; free. For information, call 904-825-1004 or go to citystaug.com/concerts/index.php. This week’s performer is The Dunehoppers.
FINE ART EXHIBITS AND EVENTS
CURATORIAL CHOICE: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday; The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach, 50 Executive Way, Ponte Vedra Beach; free. For information, call 904-280-0614. On display are works by Bruce Carr, Jeanne Hollington, Vicky Lennon and Karen F. Rose.
COMPROMISED BOUNDARIES: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday; The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach, 50 Executive Way, Ponte Vedra Beach; free. For information, call 904-280-0614. This exhibit includes works by the Society of Mixed Media Artists.
A WORLD OF THEIR OWN: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday; The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach, 50 Executive Way, Ponte Vedra Beach; free. For information, call 904-280-0614. This exhibit features works by pediatric patients of Wolfson Children’s Hospital.
ASIA TO THE AMERICAS: THE ART OF JEAN TROEMEL:” noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday through Aug. 25; St. Augustine Art Association, 22 Marine St.; free. For information, call 904-824-2310. In honor of the fine artist and advocate of the local arts community, an exhibit of Troemel’s work will be on display for free, and works are up for sale to benefit art awards through the STAAA.
"FLORIDA NATIVE BIRDS AND PLANTS X FOUR” EXHIBIT: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday through Sept. 19; St. Johns County Administration Building rotunda, 500 San Sebastian View; free. For information, go to manilaclough.com. Four mosaics by local artist Manila Clough depict native birds and plants. Also on display is artwork from students at four St. Johns County schools.
“FUN HOME:” 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Thursday; 2 p.m. Sunday; Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave.; $26. For information or tickets, go to limelight-theatre.org or call 904-825-1164. When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life.
Friday, Aug. 16
WEAPONS DEMONSTRATIONS: 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. Friday-Sunday; Castillo de San Marcos, 1 S. Castillo Drive; $15 adults, free for children. For information, call 904-829-6506 or go to nps.gov/casa.
Saturday, Aug. 17
DOLPHIN PADDLE: 8 to 10 a.m.; Anastasia Watersports at Anastasia State Park, 850 Anastasia Park Road; $40-$25 plus $8-$2 park admission. For information, call 904-461-2033. Participants can look out for birds, manatees, dolphins and other wildlife in the educational paddle through Salt Run.
PHOTOGRAPHY CHALLENGE: 8 a.m. to sunset; Washington Oaks Gardens State Park, 6400 N. Ocean Shore Blvd., Palm Coast; free with admission. For information, call 609-247-8146.
ST. AUGUSTINE AMPHITHEATRE FARMERS MARKET: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; The Amp, 1340C State Road A1A S.; free. For information, call 904-209-0367 or go to staugustinefm.com.
ENVIRONMENTAL CLEANUP: 9 to 10:30 a.m.; Anastasia State Park, 300 Anastasia Park Road; free. Reservations required. To register, go to http://bit.ly/ASPAugCleanUp.
BEACH EXPLORATION: 9 to 11 a.m.; GTM Research Reserve Visitor Center, 505 Guana River Road, Ponte Vedra Beach; free, but registration required. To register, go to gtmnerr.org/visit/events. Learn about seashells, the animals who live on the beach and other interesting facts.
TRADITIONAL HEALING WITH NATURE’S PLANTS: 10 a.m.; Garden of Eatin' Jax, 1548 Beluthahathchee Road, St. Johns. Registration required. Call or text 386-972-1891. Learn about traditionally used herbs to promote wellness and health as well as how to create your own tinctures, teas, salves and more. Includes guides, plant identification, herbal snacks, dill basil spread and fresh lavender lemonade, lecture, demonstrations and herbalist consult.
NOCATEE FARMERS MARKET: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; 245 Little River Road, Ponte Vedra Beach. For information, call 904-924-6863 or go to nocatee.com.
ADOPTION EVENT: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Ayla’s Acres No-Kill Animal Rescue Thrift Shop, 142 King St.; free. For information, call Laura at 904-377-6733. The animal rescue holds an adoption event for cats and kittens weekly.
CEMETERY TOUR: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Tolomato Cemetery, 14 Cordova St.; free. For information, call 904-257-3272 or go to tolomatocemetery.com.
Sunday, Aug. 18
GUY HARVEY ANGLER ACADEMY: 6 to 10 a.m.; Guy Harvey Resort St. Augustine Beach, 350 A1A Beach Blvd.; $50. Florida fishing license required. For information, go to https://bit.ly/31CemuD. Fishing master Noel Kuhn shows participants how to surf fish, including how to read the surf, use bait, rig lines and casting techniques.
SALT AIR FARMERS MARKET: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; 9505 Ocean Shore Blvd. For information, call 904-315-0952 or go to saltairfarmersmarket.com.
OPEN GYM AT KETTERLINUS GYM: 3 to 6 p.m. through Oct. 27; Ketterlinus Gymnasium, 60 Orange St.; free. For information, email Stephanie Taylor at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 904-669-6612. Bring a basketball and a few friends for a friendly scrimmage.
Monday, Aug. 19
BUSINESS NETWORKING: 8 a.m.; conference room at The St. Augustine Record, 1 News Place; free. For information, call Bruce Hallman at 912-237-7296. The Professional Success Alliance of St. Augustine hosts the public discussion.
OPEN GYM AT SOLOMON CALHOUN CENTER: adults 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., kids 4 to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday through Sept. 30; Solomon Calhoun Center, 1300 Duval St.; free. For information, call Ashley Brown at 904-209-0379 or email email@example.com. Grab some friends for a friendly scrimmage. Must sign in on the daily sign-in sheet at the gym to participate.
DRAFTS & CRAFTS: 5:30 to 7 p.m.; The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach, 50 Executive Way, Ponte Vedra Beach; $35. Attendees must be 21 years old and up. For tickets or information, go to ccpv.org. The program features tastings of craft beer by Intuition Ale Works, a talk on the topic, hors d'oeuvres and an interactive beer-inspired project.
Tuesday, Aug. 20
CASUAL CHESS GROUP: 2 to 4 p.m.; Not Another Game Store, 84 Theatre Drive, Ste. 500; free. Lessons available upon request. WEDNESDAY MARKET: 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday; St. Johns County Ocean Pier Park, 350 A1A Beach Blvd. For information, call 904-347-8007.
NOT IN YOUR BACKYARD: 3 to 4 p.m.; St. Johns Golf Club, 4900 Cypress Links Blvd., Elkton; free. Reservations required. To register, call Kara Pound at 904-209-0383 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Park naturalist Kelly Ussia will teach how to identify and remove invasive plant species.
SOCIAL DANCE: 6 to 10 p.m.; Palatka Shriner’s Club, 117 Yelvington Road, Palatka; $9-$10. For information, call 352-226-0595. The theme for this dance is Hawaiian Luau. There will be a whole roasted pig as the centerpiece for a feast, along with Sound Band, a three-piece band including a Hawaiin guitar player.
Wednesday, Aug. 21
LET'S TALK TURTLE: 9 to 10 a.m.; Anastasia State Park, 300 Anastasia Park Road; free with $8-$2. For information, call 904-461-2033. Learn all about sea turtles, including how to identify nests, hatching and the journey to dangerous seas.
TURTLES OF FLORIDA: 3 to 4 p.m.; Ponte Vedra Library, 101 Library Blvd., Ponte Vedra; free. First come, first served. For information, call Kelly Ussia at 904-209-0335. The family-friendly presentation provides interesting facts about turtles.
CHESS CLUB: 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Council on Aging, 180 Marine St. For information, call Gerry Card at 904-827-0909. Open to chess players at all levels. Tutoring available for new players.
Thursday, Aug. 22
GUIDED BIRD WALK: 8 to 10 a.m.; Fort Mose Historic State Park, 15 Fort Mose Trail; free. For information, call 904-823-2232. Weather permitting. Experienced enthusiasts and birding novices are invited to search for herons, egrets, wood storks, hawks, woodpeckers and owls swishing through the trees.