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 There are many fun and interesting things to do in and around the Destin area. 

Clicking on one of the links below will guide you to some of the area events. 

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Harborwalk Village        Destin Commons

Sandestin Baytowne Wharf              30A  

 2019 History Presentations - By: H. C. “Hank” Klein

Mattie Kelly Arts Center

 The Destin Log               The Beachcomber

NWF Daily News              Snowbirds Gulf Coast 

Tops'l State Park 

Panama City Marina Civic Center     Panhandle Opry

Center for Lifelong Learning

Market Shops Concerts     Choctaw Bay Music Club

i Love Destin

Todd Herendeen Theatre, Panama City Beach

    


 

 City of Destin Senior Programs

 

Select this  Destin Senior Programs  link and Scroll down to "Senior Program Information"

 or

Select the folowing link for

Weekly City of Destin Programs Updates

 

Pickleball and many other activities at the Destin Community Center

What is Pickleball?

 

850-654-5184

 


 

"Children In Crisis" Concert

 Monday, February 18, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Village Baptist Church, Destin 

 DAVID SEERING IN CONCERT

General Admision Tickets $25,  available at Snowbird meetings and registrations

See the attached flyer (when available) or visit the Children in Crisis website for more details 

 


 

 


 
 
Soundsations Choir

 Snowbird Concert

Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 2:00pm

Mattie Kelly Arts Center at NWF State College, Mainstage Theater

Sponsored by Destin Snowbirds

See the attached flyer and the Mattie Kelly Arts Center Website for details 

Tickets: $10.  Purchase at Snowbird Meetings or At-the-door beginning at 12:30 the day of the concert.

Snowbird contacts:  Dick and Brenda Murphy,  989-860-8741

 

 


 

Computer Tech 2019

Northwest Florida State College
Student Services Center

Saturday, January 26, 2019
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Computer Tech is a one day event for Computer Enthusiasts,

from Beginners to Advanced with 45 Workshops available for

Apple, Microsoft, Lenox, Android, Games,

plus a variety of apps and software programs.

Public Invited 

 For further information click on the following links:

(Computer Tech 2019 Flyer)
(NWFSC Campus Map)
(Workshop Schedule)
(Workshop Schedule Apple)

 

Local Contact Carl Loftstrom, 850-586-0603,
sandcloud@embarqmail.com

Snowbird Contact: Ken Lemire, 850-502-2188, kenl@mnsi.net

 

 


 
 
Center for Lifelong Learning
 
"CLL provides interesting educational opportunites for persons who believe that learning never ends"
 
 
Take four daytime courses for only a $60 fee!
Choose from 70 subjects, 4-8 weeks long. 
No tests, no grades, no pressure.
JUST FUN!
 
 
Registration begins Friday, January 4, 2019. 
Classes begin Monday, January 14, 2019.
 
 
Visit the CLL Website to see the winter course schedule, and review the attached flyer for more information.
Click on this link to see the Class List.
 
  

 
Okaloosa Arts Alliance Fundraiser
 
Wine Tasting at The Twisted Grape
1193 B Eglin Parkway, Shalimar
 
Sunday, January 20, 2019
2:00 - 4:00pm
 
Ticket price $25 each or two for $45
 
Great food, wine, live entertainment, drawings and OAA Grant Winners announced
 
Proceeds benefit Okaloosa Arts Alliance, the officially designated non-profit arts agency for Okaloosa county with the mission of supporting and promoting art and culture in Okaloosa county.
 
See the Arts Alliance website and the attached flyer for details.
Contact:  Amy Baty, amybaty1@gmail.com
 
 

 
Basketball
 
Join the Walton County Snowbirds and other organizations in the "Over 50's League"
 
Mondays 8:00 - 10:00 am, starting October 15, 2018 and continues through March 25, 2019
at
The Destin  Life Center at the Destin United Methodist Church
Beach Street, Destin
 
The games are "pick-up", played half court.  Bring a white and dark shirt as no Shirts-and-Skins are allowed.  There is no charge although a collection will be taken during the season to benefit the church.  Look for more information on the Walton County Snowbirds website.
Contact Paul to register, or just show up at one of the sessions.
 
Contact:

Chris Gray: cgray@grayresearch.com

603 778-9211 Cell 603 969-3465

  
 
 
 
Opera Brunch Scholarship Fundraiser
sponsored by
The Choctaw Bay Music Club
 
Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 11:30am
in the
Niceville Community Center, Niceville, Florida
 
Pensacola Artists in Residence will perform excerpts from Florencia in the Amazon and other operas, plus a raffle and delicious brunch.
Proceeds go towards helping aspiring students entering college as music majors and children attending summer music camps.
 
Tickets are $25 per person, $15 for students, at the Bayou Book Store, 1118 E. John Sims Pkwy, Niceville, or on-line for $27.50 at www.choctawbaymusicclub.org, or call           850-527-4200 to have tickets mailed to you.
 
www.choctawbaymusicclub.org/opera-brunch
 
 
 
 
Destin Library
 
 The Destin Library homepage is www.cityofdestin.com/library. From there snowbird members will be able to access the libraries events calendar, and the navigation menu to the left of the page will guide you to information about our Snowbird Movie Matinees, computer classes and unique resources like our Ancestry.com genealogy database.
 
 

 
The ECTC, Emerald Coast Theater Company
 
Invites you to...
 
BROADWAY BIRDIES and Snowbird Savings
 
Join Emerald Coast Theatre Company's teaching artists and learn simple choreography to some of your favorite Broadway show tunes.  We will keep it light and easy so the focus will be on fun, light movement, and enjoying each other's company.  The group will perform for friends and family at ECTC's the last day of class!
 
Classes are Thursdays 9:00am - 10:30am, from Jan 10 - Feb 28, 2019
 
Visit the ECTC website for more information and to Register for classes
 
 

 

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Thursday January 24 through Sunday, January 27, 2019

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