Calendar

JULY 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26 Night Club Two Step and Country Ballroom On Amelia offers Tuesday classes with Night Club Two Step at 7 p.m. and Country at 8 p.m. Classes $10 for one or $15 for both. Dance workshop Thursdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m.; $10 per person. Ballroom On Amelia is located at 1897 Island Walkway at RAD Studios; no partner or reservation is required. For more info, call (904) 624-0886 or visit www.ballroomonamelia.com, or their Facebook page.

JULY 4 Free Yoga Class Held at Community Yoga + Wellness, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Located at 210 Beech Street. For more information, visit www.yoga-amelia.com or call (904) 613-6345.

JULY 4 Hometown All American 4th of July Celebration Family-friendly celebration complete with vendors, kids zone, pie eating contest, most patriotic pet, and most patriotic bicycle. Fireworks staring at 9 p.m. For more information, visit www.fbfl.us.

JULY 5 Amelia Knitting Group Meets the first Thursday of every month from 3 to 5 p.m. at BuyGO. Knit with great company and grab a snack or drink. Created by Merle Sauer. No commitment, attend whenever you have time.

JULY 5, 12, 19, 26 Healing Back Series Bring relief to your lower back with therapeutic yoga. $60 for 4 classes, 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. Held at Community Yoga + Wellness, 210 Beech Street. For more information, visit www.yoga-amelia.com or call (904) 613-6345.

JULY 6 Sounds on Centre Free family community concerts held first Fridays on Centre Street from 6 to 8 p.m. June’s concert features The Bluff 5 Band. Raffles and prizes. Bring a chair and wear your dancing shoes!

JULY 7, 8 Living History at Fort Clinch State Park Visit with volunteers in Civil War-era attire portraying daily life at the fort as it was in 1864. Fees include the $6 per vehicle park entrance fee, plus $2.50 per person Fort admission. For more information, call (904) 277-7274, or visit www.floridastateparks.org/fortclinch.

JULY 7, 14, 21, 28 Free Yoga Class for Cancer Survivors Held every Saturday, 1 to 2 p.m. at Community Yoga + Wellness, 210 Beech Street. Register in advance at www.yoga-amelia.com.

JULY 9 Clinch Historical Society Presentation Join Ron Sapp at the Amelia Island Museum of History for a talk on the Political History of Fernandina Beach, 1950-Present. 7:30 p.m.; refreshments served; free and open to the public. 233 South 3rd Street. For more information, contact clinchhistoricalsociety@gmail.com.

JULY 9 Pink Ribbon Ladies For survivors of breast cancer and other female cancers, Pink Ribbon Ladies meets at 6 p.m. at Ackerman Cancer Center, 1340 South 18th Street. For more information, contact Anne Showalter at (904)321-5465 or Isobel Lyle at (904)321-2057.

JULY 10 Newcomers Club Coffee The Newcomers Club of Amelia Island hosts its monthly coffee on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 10:30 a.m. Women interested in joining the club who reside in Nassau County (no matter how long they have lived there) are welcome to attend. For further information, contact coffees@newcomersamelia.org.

JULY 10 Poetry Canteen with Nola Perez Held at Story & Song Bookstore Bistro at 5 p.m., 1430 Park Avenue. Bring a poem you’ve written or one you’d like to share. For more information, call (904) 601-2118.

JULY 11 Brown Bag Lunch The Amelia Island Museum of History hosts a Brown Bag Lunch presentation the first Wednesday of every month at noon, on a variety of subjects. This program is free and open to the public. For more information, call Gray at (904) 261-7378 ext 102, or gray@ameliamuseum.org.

JULY 11 Women, Wealth & Wine An informal group of women who meet to discuss financial and related issues affecting us all. Come and ask the questions you have always wanted to ask and get insight into the questions you haven’t thought of yet. Financial answers and ideas over a glass of wine. Begins at 5:30 p.m. For more info, call (904) 305-2608.

JULY 12 Men Helping Men – Prostate Cancer Support Group Educational program for men meets at 11:30 a.m., Baptist Medical Center Board Room. Hosted by Ackerman Cancer Center. For more information, contact Lauren DeWitt at (904) 277-2700.

JULY 13 Summer Dance Series Join Crescendo Amelia, Ballroom On Amelia, and Bold City Swing for night of live music and dancing. Held at Kraft Athletic Club, 961023 Buccaneer Trail, 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 7:15 p.m. Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door. BYOB. For more information email Dennis@CrescendoAmelia.com. For tickets visit www.eventbrite.com/e/summer-dance-series-with-crescendo-amelia-tickets-45916989953.

JULY 13, 14 King Lear Presented by the Teen Shakespeare Campers at Amelia Community Theatre’s Studio 209 Theatre, 209 Cedar Street, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10, available at ameliacommunitytheatre.org or by calling (904) 261-6749.

JULY 14 An Evening of Story & Song Held at Story & Song Bookstore Bistro at 7:30 p.m., 1430 Park Avenue. Featuring Nashville-based singer/songwriter Donna Frost. Tickets $20. For more information or to purchase tickets, call (904) 601-2118.

JULY 14 Second Saturday Artrageous Artwalk A free event on the second Saturday each month in Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Participating galleries offer a diverse selection of art. For more information, please call (800) 226-3542, or visit the website at www.ameliaisland.com.

JULY 16 Acoustic Sessions Musical director Tom Leon brings local and regional musicians to ACT’s Studio 209 stage,
209 Cedar Street, at 7:30 p.m.  All tickets $15. For more information, call (904) 261-6749 or visit www.ameliacommunitytheatre.org.

JULY 18 Amelia Island Lighthouse Tours Guided tours of the lighthouse are held the first and third Wednesdays of every month at 10 a.m. Cost is $5 for adults; $3 for children 12 and under. Tours are limited to 25. Participants should meet at the Atlantic Avenue Recreation Center, 2500 Atlantic Ave. Pre-registration is required 24 hours in advance. For more information, call the Fernandina Beach Recreation Department at (904) 310-3358.

JULY 19 Writers By The Sea Writers and friends meet the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. upstairs at the Amelia Island Museum of History for program and discussion. For more information, contact Nadine Vaughan D’Ardenne at nvaughanwilliams@gmail.com, or Nancy Blanton at blantonn@msn.com.

JULY 20 Cinema & Conversation Held at Story & Song Bookstore Bistro at 7 p.m., 1430 Park Avenue. Featuring films for adults that spark lively discussion. For more information call (904) 601-2118. Free and open to the public.

JULY 20 Third on 3rd The Amelia Island Museum of History offers a presentation on the third Friday of the month, at 6 p.m., based on a variety of different topics related to the history of the island. This month features a Rhythm Demonstration by Les DeMerle, artistic director of the Amelia Island Jazz Festival, and his students. Cost is $5 per person (free for members). For more info, call (904) 261-7378, or visit ameliamuseum.org.

JULY 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28 An Act of God An irreverent adult comedy by David Javerbaum, rated R for content and language. All performances at 8 p.m., except for July 22, which is at 2 p.m. Tickets $15 adults; $10 students through college. Held at Amelia Community Theatre’s Studio 209, 209 Cedar Street. For tickets, please visit www.ameliacommunitytheatre.org or call (904) 261-6749.