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Ricky Carroll's International Mangrove Day Celebration

Please Join Ricky Carroll , world renowned surfboard shaper, and Marine Resources Council in celebration of International Mangrove Day, to help raise awareness and funds to save our Indian River Lagoon!

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On March 6, 1963, John Coltrane and his quartet arrived at Van Gelder Studios in New Jersey to record an album. It was a busy time for the group, which featured pianist McCoy Tyner, bassist Jimmy Garrison and drummer Elvin Jones.

Brevard Zoo, in partnership with UCF, has been using special oyster restoration mats made of 36 oyster shells and aquaculture grade mesh to rebuild oyster reef habitat in Mosquito Lagoon, a region of the Indian River Lagoon located in Volusia County that is part of the Canaveral National Seashore. Community volunteers help by making and deploying mats that act as a nursery to free-swimming oyster larvae.

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CareerSource Brevard is a regional public/private partnership and part of a statewide network of 24 regions, known as CareerSource Florida.

The Feather Thief

Jun 15, 2018

Back in the early 20th century a four acre spit of land was a thriving bird rookery in the Indian River Lagoon just below Sebastian. Beautiful herons, egrets, spoonbills and pelicans were so plentiful it was hard to fathom that these birds might soon disappear.

Then came the plume hunters. They stalked the local birds for their dramatic colorful plumage coveted by the booming New York City millinery trade that produced fancy hats for the most fashionable ladies of society who were in a frenzy over feathered hats.

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott has visited Puerto Rico six times since the island was ravaged by Hurricane Maria last year. He's brought aid, advice, and on one trip, even a delegation of utility providers to consult on how best to restore the island's tattered power grid.

  • July 16 - 20

Computer Camp Alpha: Computing with Alice

Is your student interested in learning how to program in high-demand languages like Java, C++, and C#? Would they like to learn by making movies and video games? In this camp, students get to learn about programming by telling stories and making movies and games using the revolutionary Alice software.

Grades 9-12 

  • July 23 - 27

Computer Camp Beta: Problem Solving With Computing

On Broadway Kicks Off 10th Season

Jun 11, 2018

The Space Coast Symphony Orchestra will open their 2018-19 tenth anniversary season with On Broadway. The concert takes place Saturday, June 16 at 7 p.m. at the Scott Center for Performing Arts and on Sunday, June 17 at 3 p.m. at the Community Church of Vero Beach.

Anthony Bourdain's Twitter profile just says, "Enthusiast."

The chef, food writer, Parts Unknown host, Top Chef judge — the enthusiast — has died from an apparent suicide. He was 61.

Brahms & Beethoven: A Chamber Concert

Jun 4, 2018

Brahms & Beethoven: A Chamber Concert

In a fitting windup to their 2017-18 season, the Space Coast Symphony Orchestra will present Brahms & Beethoven: A Chamber Concert.

Featuring several orchestra principal string players, including concertmaster Carey Moorman, the free chamber concert takes place Saturday, June 9 at 7 p.m. at Cocoa Beach Community Church and on Sunday, June 10 at 3 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Vero Beach.

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