Events

Chaffee Trail Elementary is WILD ABOUT LEARNING!!!

Chaffee Trail Elementary is WILD ABOUT LEARNING!!!

Listen up! Anyone can see that these kids are CRAZY about books and everything inside of them. Anyone can see that when they roam through the animal themed hallways accessorized with cheetah and zebra prints.

Winn-Dixie Celebrates National Doughnut Day With Free Doughnut Holes

Winn-Dixie Celebrates National Doughnut Day With Free Doughnut Holes

Winn-Dixie is offering guests a free jumbo doughnut hole in the in-store bakery Friday, June 3 (limit one per guest per store visit, while supplies last).

Jaguars Foundation's Straight Talk Show Airing

Jaguars Foundation's Straight Talk Show Airing

Straight Talk, a unique partnership of the Jaguars Foundation with local media, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida and the National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy to help prevent teen pregnancy, HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted infections among teens is airing its 2011 show from June 2 through June 9, 2011.   This year’s show is co-hosted by Samantha “Sam,” cheerleader from The ROAR of the Jaguars, Jaguars cornerback Derek Cox and Jaguars running back Rashad Jennings.

6th Annual Battle of the Bands Offers Teens A Chance to Get Loud in the Library

6th Annual Battle of the Bands Offers Teens A Chance to Get Loud in the Library

The Jacksonville Public Library is giving teens a chance at their 15 minutes of fame with the Battle of the Bands. Only a few spots remain to sign up for this free one-of-a-kind competition.

6th Annual Hammerhead Ocean Marathon

6th Annual Hammerhead Ocean Marathon

Looking for a challenge?? Well, sign up for the 6th annual Hammerhead Ocean marathon!The swim marathon has two sepreate legs that are1.25 miles, and 2.5 miles respectively in OPEN WATER. It will be held on August 13, 2011 and begins promptly at 8:00 a.m. at the Jacksonville Beach Pier. Bring your swimming gear, and most importantly your endurance!!! For more information log on to www.hammerheadtriathlonclub.com. See you there! 

St. Vincent's HealthCare to Offer FREE Health Screenings

St. Vincent's HealthCare to Offer FREE Health Screenings

St. Vincent’s HealthCare is proud to be the major medical sponsor of this weekend’s Never Quit Beach Fest which will be held in Jacksonville Beach at the Sea Walk Pavilion.  Our goal is to bring awareness to the public about the risk of stroke and heart disease.

In addition to all of the planned festivities, medical personnel will be volunteering their time ALL DAY Saturday, May 21, 2011, to give free blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol screenings.  St. Vincent’s HealthCare will also be on hand to answer medical questions and to perform AngioScreens which are simple, painless, non-invasive ways of checking your risk for heart disease.  The AngioScreen costs $75.  It provides a clearer picture of your overall risk for heart disease and stroke.

If you miss Saturday's event and you would like to schedule an appointment for an AngioScreen, call 904-308-7428

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Memorial Park Dedication, May 29

On May 29, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. a pair of bronze Eagles will be dedicated and celebrated at Memorial Park on the St. Johns River.