Calendar of Events

 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Upcoming Events

Second Monday (Dec 9) * 9 to 11 a.m.
COUNTY CIVIC ASSOCIATION ROUNDTABLE
Government watchdog group.  North Shores Improvement Association is a founding member.  At Airport Conference Center.  SJCRoundtable.org. 904-315-3288. 

Second Wednesday (Dec 11) * 4 p.m. 
North Coastal Corridor Design Review Board
SJ County Permit Office - 4040 Lewis Point Rd - Review of planned development projects in the Vilano Town Center and North Coastal Overlay districts. Schedule attached. 

Third Wednesday (Dec 18) * 4 to 5 p.m.
VILANO BEACH MAIN STREET

At Hampton Inn, Vilano Road.  SPECIAL PRESENTATION - Shannon Acevedo - Updates to town center projects planned.  “The Best is Yet to Come”.  www.VilanoBeachFL.com.  Discussion of economic development activity in the area. 904.540.0402 [email protected]

Friday (Dec 13) * 6-7 p.m.
ANNUAL NSIA HOLIDAY CELEBRATION
North Shores Improvement  Association - 120 Meadow Ave
.  * 6 pm til
A traditional pot luck dinner at the newly renovated community center. The Reef Restaurant is donating turkey, stuffing, gravy. Holiday music by the incredible engineer Steve Dove. NSIA is providing some beverages or BYOB. Bring a side dish, appetizer or dessert to share.A brief Annual Meeting will introduce next year's Board and recap the year's successes.
RSVP to [email protected].

  ONGOING

    CLASSES AT THE COMMUNITY CENTER
   120 Meadow Avenue, Vilano Beach

FITNESS
Info: Michele: (972) 824-8777, Cindy: (904) 304-5485, Pamela: (904) 540-0709
MON:
8:00 am – Pilates (Michele), 6 pm – Yoga (Cindy)
TUES:
6:30 am – Yoga (Cindy), 8:30 am – Yoga (Pamela)
WED:
8:00 am – Cardio/Strength Circuit on tennis court (Michele), 8:30 am – Yoga (Pamela)
THURS:
6:30 am – Yoga (Cindy), 8:00 am -- Pilates (Michele), 9:30 am – Yoga (Pamela), 6:00 pm -- Yoga (Cindy)
SAT:
9:00 am – [not every Saturday] Pilates (Michele)

 VILANO ART PROGRAM

Open Art Studio (OASis)
Every Wednesday * 12:00 to 3 pm.  Ongoing self-guided. Join other artists, learn, share.  Bring your favorite medium, subject, and create.  Member $5, Non-member $10.  Info: Fran WIndeler (614) 560-1672.

Basic Watercolor 4 week WorkshopFridays * TBD *  4 week program.  Member $80, Non-member $160.  Info:  Cynthia Pierson (904) 819-1776.

Beginner Acrylic Pour 4 week Workshop – Mondays * TBD * 4 week program.  Member $80, Non-member $160.  Info: Fran Windeler (614) 560-1672.

Tell us what workshops you would like to see:  [email protected].  Get a group of friends together.  Other classes we have had are Beginner and Intermediate Drawing, Beginner Watercolor, Plein Air Art, Family Workshop.  Become a member of North Shores Improvement Association for as little as $15 annually.  vilanobeachfl.com/membership/NSIA.

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    MAIN LIBRARY EVENTS

San Carlos Avenue  (904) 827-6940
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ANNUAL BEACH DRIVING PASSES

County Residents = $50, Non-Residents = $100, Handicap Passes = $40.  Available through March 1, 2019 at the Tax Collector’s main office, 4030 Lewis Speedway.  Residents present a valid I.D. with a county address.  For handicap pass, show handicap hangtag.  Disabled military are eligible for a free annual pass by presenting military I.D. or letter from Veterans Affairs verifying disabled status.  Vehicles with passes not needed until March 1.  After March 1, passes available at tollbooth locations only.  Info:  Beach Services: 209-0341, or www.sjcfl.us/beaches for current beach access updates and beach driving conditions.

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Calendar for GTM Research Reserve Education Center events
Exploring our environment.  Guided Hikes, Beach Walks, Lectures.  For updated activities, go to www.gtmnerr.org or call 823-4500. 

Saturdays * 9 am
NORTH FLORIDA BIKE CLUB RALLY
They ride regularly on Saturdays, except third Saturday, starting at Vilano Publix parking lot.  They take a warm up loop around Porpoise Point before heading over the Bridge. Cyclists of all abilities welcome with a guaranteed 35 mile B pace ride as well as a 48 mile option.  Contact Mark (973) 219-1092 or Penni (501-5037.

2nd Sat & Sun of each month * 12:30 pm to 4 pm
VESSEL SAFETY CHECKS at VILANO BOAT RAMP
12:30 to 4 pm * SAFETY VESSEL CHECKS at Vilano Boat Ramp, weather permitting, by U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 14-7. No charge. Prevent any citations for required items. Decal awarded. 904-347-5757.  www.safetyseal.net.

PUBLIC LIBRARY CLASSES
Go to www.sjcpls.org/content/main-library for offerings at our Main Library location such as yoga, stretching, seniors vs. crime, AARP tax assistance, after school gaming and science lab, story times for babies, toddlers, preschool, PC and internet. 904-827-6931 Note: new hours Mon. & Tues. 11 am to 7 pm; Wed., Thurs., & Fri. 10 am to 6 pm; Sat. 10am to 5 pm; Closed Sundays.

Every Friday 11:30am
A A Meeting
North Shores Community Center, 120 Meadow Avenue.

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ANNUAL SNAPSHOT OF EVENTS / IMPORTANT MEETING DATES

 Annual Calendar