2017-08-01 / Calendar

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August 3* National Watermelon Day | August 19* Aviation Day August 23* Ride the Wind Day | August 30* Toasted Marshmallow

PENSACOLA LITTLE THEATRE

“Cats” amateur production 400 South Jefferson St., Pensacola Aug. 4-6, 7:30 p.m.

STARGAZING ON THE BEACH

Gulfside Pavilion on Pensacola Beach Aug. 4 and 5 at 7:30 p.m. (Time is approximate. Viewing begins at sunset.)

Free stargazing opportunities with members of the Escambia Amateur Astronomers’ Association. 20 free telescopes available Fort Pickens at Battery Worth Aug. 18 at 8 p.m.

TUNES BY THE DUNES

Concerts at Navarre Beach Park Thursdays through Aug. 31, 6-8 p.m.

Free and open to the public. Concessions available.

SAND DOLLAR SATURDAY AND LOCAL MARKETPLACE

Sand Dollar Plaza at 1900 Hwy. 87 in Navarre First Saturday of each month, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Outdoor marketplace and eating opportunity. Monthly door prize offered.

KIDS’ MOVIE CLUB

Saenger Theatre, downtown Pensacola, 10 a.m. $5 tickets at box office only

Disney’s Animated “Robin Hood”
(1973) -- Aug. 5
Disney’s Animated “Snow White”
(1938) -- Aug. 12
Disney’s Animataed “The Aristocats”
(1970) -- Aug. 19
Disney’s Animated “The Jungle Book”
(1967) -- Aug. 26

SAENGER CLASSIC MOVIE SERIES

Saenger Theatre, downtown Pensacola, 7 p.m. $5 tickets at box office only

“The Big Sleep,- Aug. 5 “Viva Las Vegas,- Aug. 12 “The Princess Bride,- Aug. 19 “Dial M for Murder,- Aug. 26

FREE BEGINNER AND INTERMEDIATE UKULELE CLASSES

657 North Pace Blvd. Pensacola 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Saturdays

Get familiar with the ukulele in classes that cover the parts of the instrument, how to hold it, how to tune it, basic chord shapes, basic strumming patterns and chord changes in the beginner classes. Intermediate classes focus on learning songs and playing while singing along.

METAPHOR AS MANIFESTATION

Pensacola Museum of Art 407 South Jefferson St. Pensacola Through Aug. 27, closed on Mondays

Open Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Open Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Open Sunday, noon-4 p.m. Exhibition of works by Jasper Johns and Robert Motherwell, artists of the post-World War II and contemporary periods.

PIECE BY PIECE: ART WITH LEGO BRICKS BY SEAN KENNEY

Pensacola Museum of Art 407 South Jefferson St. Pensacola Through Sept. 2

An interactive exhibition of art with LEGO Bricks that emphasizes the nostalgiv play of childhood, created with childhood toys.

LIBRARY EVENTS

Refreshing Reads Book Club, first Tuesday of the month, 3 p.m., Jay Library, 5259 Booker Lane Animanga Club, third Tuesday, 4 p.m., Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive Graphic Novel Book Club, third Tuesday, 5 p.m. Milton Library, 5541 Alabama St. Bibliobabblers Teen Book Club, last Tuesday of the month, 6 p.m., Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive Coffee Talk Book Club, second Wednesday of the month, 6:30 p.m., Gulf Breeze Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive Book Chat, fourth Wednesday of everyother month, except May and Septmenber, Pace Library, 4750 Pace Patriot Blvd. Bereavement Support, second and fourth Fridays of every month, 11:30 a.m., Navarre Library, 8484 James M. Harvell Road Fiction Fanatics Book Club, fourth Saturday, except in May and November, 11:30 a.m., Navarre Library, 8484 James m. Harvell Road

MUSEUM TRAVELING EXHIBIT

Hangar Bay One, National Naval Aviation Museum, 1750 Radford Blvd., Pensacola

9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Enter by the West Gate off Blue Angel Pkwy. and be prepared to display identification. A new traveling exhibit, “Victory from Within: The American Prisoner of War

Experience,” will be open for the remainder of the year.

BLUES ON THE BAY

Community Maritime Park Hunter Amphitheater 6 p.m., Aug. 6 and 20

Free concerts twice each month. Coolers and lawn chairs or blankets encouraged. Family-friendly, with concessions available. Pets and glass containers prohibited. Sponsored by City of Pensacola Parks and Recreation, Community Maritime Park Associates, Blues Angel Music, WSRE-TV, Ballinger Publishing, Jet 100.7 FM, Soft Rock 94.1 FM, Cox Media, Cat Country 98.7 FM and News Radio 1620 AM.

ICE CREAM SOCIAL

Baptist Towers, medical meeting rooms, 1717 North E St.(use Avery Street entrance) 12:30 p.m., Aug. 3

Baptist Hospital Volunteer Services is hosting a “Get the Scoop, Let’s Recruit” ice cream social. Attendees will learn about an opportunity to add a caring touch to someone’s life by volunteering for Baptist Hospital while enjoying complimentary Marble Slab Creamery ice cream. Baptist Hospital volunteers of all ages perform a variety of tasks to offer extraordinary care and dedication to patients and their families. To learn more or to RSVP, contact Kathy Larsen, volunteer director, at (850) 434-4936.

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