Calendar

SEPTEMBER 3, 10, 17 Beginner Yoga Class Held Mondays from 7 to 8:15 p.m. at Community Yoga + Wellness, 210 Beech Street. No class on 9/24) For more information call (904) 613-6345 or visit www.yoga-amelia.com.

SEPTEMBER 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25 Cha Cha and Waltz Ballroom On Amelia offers Tuesday classes with Cha Cha at 7 p.m. followed by Waltz at 8 p.m.  $10 for one class, $15 for both. Dance workshops Thursdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m.; $10 per person. Located at 1897 Island Walkway at RAD Studios; no partner or reservation is required.  For more information, call (904) 624-0886, visit t www.ballroomonamelia.com or their Facebook page.

SEPTEMBER 5 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.

SEPTEMBER 6 Endless Summer Watermelon Ride Five routes available through Fernandina Beach, along the ocean, and south to the Talbot Island State Parks. Snacks, rest stop, water, maps, support, motorcycle safety escorts in Fernandina Beach, and a post-ride lunch provided. To register visit www.raceroster.com/events/2018/17717/endless-summer-watermelon-ride.

SEPTEMBER 6 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.

SEPTEMBER 6, 13, 20 Healing Back Care Yoga Course Held Thursdays from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. at Community Yoga + Wellness, 210 Beech Street. (No class on 9/27) For more information call (904) 613-6345 or visit www.yoga-amelia.com.

SEPTEMBER 6, 13, 20, 27 Nassau Community Band Rehearsals Play an Instrument? Rehearsals held Thursdays, 6 p.m. in Yulee Middle School band room. For more information contact info@nassaucommunityband.com.

SEPTEMBER 7 Sounds on Centre Free family concerts held first Fridays on Centre St. from 6 to 8 p.m. September’s concert features Island Vibe, Music for the Ages. Raffle and prizes. Bring a chair and wear your dancing shoes.

SEPTEMBER 7, 8, 9, 13, 14, 15 This Girl Laughs, This Girl Cries, This Girl Does Nothing A modern fairy tale for children and adults, on Amelia Community Theatre’s Studio 209 stage at 209 Cedar Street. All performances are at 7 p.m., except September 9 at 2 p.m. Tickets $15 for adults, $8 for students through college. Call (904) 261-6749 or ameliacommunitytheatre.org.

SEPTEMBER 8 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Keep Nassau Beautiful and Nassau County are holding a free collection for pesticides, paint thinners, radiator fluid, used oil and lubricants, oil filters, and more. Drop off is at the NE FL Fairgrounds on US Hwy 1 in Callahan from 7am–noon. For more info and list of approved waste, visit keepnassaubeautiful.org.

SEPTEMBER 8 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 information, call (800) 226-3542, or visit www.ameliaisland.com.

SEPTEMBER 8, 9 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.

SEPTEMBER 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.

SEPTEMEBR 10 Micato Safaris Event Wallace Pierson presents Micato Safaris with Anna Pinto, daughter of the founders Jane and Felix Pinto, Monday, Sept 10, 5:30 at Story & Song Bookstore Bistro.  Anna will tell the story of her Africa and why you want to go and experience the Micato way of safari.  Come enjoy a sundowner experience! RSVP (904) 261-5914.

SEPTEMBER 11 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.

SEPTEMBER 12 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.

SEPTEMBER 13 Bartram Garden Club Featuring Water Gardening by James Loper. Meet and greet at 10 a.m., program begins at 10:30 a.m. Held at GFWC Woman’s Club of Fernandina, 201 Jean Lafitte Boulevard. For more info, contact Kathleen at ktlpilot@gmail.com.

SEPTEMBER 13 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.

SEPTEMEBR 13 Uniworld River Cruises Event Wallace Pierson Travel presents Uniworld River Cruises Sept 13, 5:30 at Story & Song Bookstore Bistro.  A glass of wine and a presentation that will introduce you to why Uniworld River Cruises is known for its fine service, food and exploration on rivers in Europe and around the world. RSVP (904) 261-5914.

SEPTEMBER 17 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.  Tickets $15.  For more information, call (904)261-6749 or visit www.ameliacommunitytheatre.org.

SEPTEMBER 20 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.

SEPTEMBER 20, 21, 22, 23 Rendezvous Film Festival This 3-day film festival culminates with an awards ceremony and brunch held on Sunday, September 23. For more information contact Randy Bowman at rbowman@ameliabc.com or (904) 556-0362.

SEPTEMBER 21 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. Cost is $5 per person (free for members). For more information, call (904) 261-7378, or visit www.ameliamuseum.org.

SEPTEMBER 22 An Evening of Story & Song Held at Story & Song Bookstore Bistro at 7:30 p.m., 1430 Park Avenue. Featuring The Moon & You. Tickets $20. For more information or to purchase tickets call (904) 601-2118.

SEPTEMBER 26 Banned Books Everything you wanted to know about banned books at Story & Song Bookstore Bistro, 1430 Park Avenue from 5 to 6 p.m. For more information call (904) 601-2118.

SEPTEMBER 27, 28, 29 Ripcord This comedy by David Lindsay-Abaire is set in a senior living facility in New Jersey with performances continuing into October. Opening week shows 8 p.m. at Amelia Community Theatre, 207 Cedar Street. Tickets $22 for adults; $10 for students through college, available at (904) 261-6749 and www.ameliacommunitytheatre.org.