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Hurricane Harvey scam warnings

Sadly, as always post-disaster, there are those who seek to make money off of good faith donations. Military Librarians have made this suggestion, among others: •             Verify the legitimacy of any email solicitation by contacting the organization directly through a trusted contact number. You can find trusted contact information for […]

Pancakes March 7

Pancakes  and More! Saturday morning March 7 – a short drive! down Gulf Beach Highway!

Larry Butler Scholarship Silent Auction

What: Silent Auction of Larry Butler Gold Record Art Pieces To Benefit the Larry Butler Scholarship at UWF University Where: Artworks Studio & Gallery, 13700 Perdido Key Dr. (by Jellyfish Restaurant), Pensacola, FL Who: Artist Leanne Creswell When:  Auction Ends Saturday,  November 15th, 2014Local entertainer and artist, Leanne Creswell has created and donated two Art […]

Library Friends Snowbird Movie Series

FRIENDS PRESENT SNOWBIRD MOVIE SERIES The Friends of the Southwest Branch Library presents The FREE Snowbird Movie Series! (you need not be a Snowbird to enjoy) Free popcorn and bottled water are provided compliments of The Friends of the Southwest Branch Library. The next movie is ‘Pillow Talk’, a romantic comedy starring Doris Day and […]

Ways to help our Pensacola neighbors post-flood

To make an easy donation to First City Art Center Some of our Heron’s Forest neighbors are contributing artists at First City Art Center. Also, you may donate pet food for redistribution to those who need it at the Pensacola Humane Society or drop it off at Duh! where they will get it to the […]

Kiwanis Big Lagoon Golf Tournament

Kiwanis Big Lagoon – Pensacola THE MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT Presented By The Kiwanis Club of Big Lagoon Foundation Saturday 29 March 2014 Perdido Bay Golf Course, Pensacola FL Four Man/Lady Scramble ($320.00 team or 80.00 per golfer) Includes Golf, cart and lunch Noon Shotgun Start 1st, 2nd, 3rd CASH PRIZES ($300, $200, $100) Special Feature […]

Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis – Pensacola Beach – Nov. 30

2013 Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis Pensacola Beach November 30, 2013 8:00 am Casino Beach Gulfside Pavilion Professionally-timed 5K and 10K Run and 5K Walk Registration open  at Questions?  Please call Linda at 850-471-1483 Mailing Address: Arthritis Foundation 8383 North Davis Highway Pensacola, FL 32514 US Contact Name: Linda Knauss Telephone Number: 850.471.1541

Walk for the Poor – Saturday morning 9/28

Registration at 8:30 or  Event is at Pensacola Catholic High School on W. Scott St. Sponsored by Society of St. Vincent de Paul.  Food, Fun, and…….. Breaking news!  Chloe Channel will sing the National Anthem and perform again at 10 a.m.

Extra Fruit?

“Local group will harvest your excess fruit for food pantries. Once again, the Yes We Can Pensacola volunteer group is set to begin its annual fruit picking. And it’s seeking residents who have fruit trees laden with more fruit than they can eat. …” PNJ Article, November 16, 2012 We responded to an article like […]

Wild Day of Fun!!!

Wild Day of Fun!!! Saturday, December 1, 2012 from noon till 3:30PM the Wildlife Sanctuary of Northwest Florida will be the WILD place to be! The Holiday Open house, the Give a Hoot Supply Drive and WILDfest will be joined together to celebrate 30 years, with live music from Sweet Prospect Celtic band while raptors […]

Help New Jersey and New York Libraries

Ways to donate funds to help New Jersey and New York libraries affected by Hurricane Sandy are found at Helping United States Libraries After Disasters. Cathy Ingram, 11/5/2102

Blue Wahoos-Manna Benefit

NOTE: This is a copy of a poster. Links are not live – you have to type them into your browser. Lynne Tobin, 7/16/2012

Artists Gone Wild!

Mark Your Calendars!!!! Please join us for this truly amazing event and meet the “Wild” artists!!! Cathy Ingram, 6/6/2012

Girl Scouts Donate to SWB Library

Girl Scout Troop #221 of Escambia County coordinated a book drive and donated the books you see here to the Friends of the Southwest Branch Library to stock their Boutique and bargain carts. Troop Leader Heather Ondra’s car was filled with books as the girls proudly and excitedly delivered them last week. The troop consists […]

Rotary 5K Fun Walk

Perdido Key Rotary Perdido Key Family “5K Fun Walk” At Triggers Seafood Restaurant on Gulf Beach Hwy. Saturday, May 19, 2012 Start Time: Between 8-11:00 am Finish (all walkers): 12:00 noon Recognition, Free Prizes, Drawing: 12:30 pm-1:00 pm Start/Finish Location: Triggers Restaurant Join the fun participating in this family-friendly walk that will include a round […]

Car Break-ins

All kinds of stories are developing so I think it is best to tell everybody what we know. On the evening of 22 February, five unlocked cars were broken into on Rail Circle. There was no damage to the cars and it appears only loose items were taken. The incident was reported to the Sheriff’s […]
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