The Navy Office of Community Outreach contacted WFIT with this U.S. Navy Birthday message from Navy sailor and Rockledge, Florida native Lt. j.g. Jeremy Bussell. WFIT recognizes the immense service and sacrifice of America’s men and women in uniform so we are honored to relay this shout-out from a local U.S. Navy sailor.
The Cocoa Beach Surf Museum will host the 5th annual Florida Women of the Waves this weekend. The event opens Friday Oct. 10 with a surf movie Connected to The Seaby filmmaker Dr Diana Grabowski at the Surfside Playhouse in Cocoa Beach.
On Saturday morning there is a surfing social for all ocean minded women at Lori Wilson Park in Cocoa Beach from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Saturday night opens the Florida Women of the Waves exhibit at the Cocoa Beach Surf Museum next to Ron Jon’s from 7-10 p.m.
The 19th Annual International Sea-Bean Symposium and Beachcomber's Festival will be held at the Cocoa Beach Public Library on Friday and Saturday, October 17 and 18.
Dedicated sea-beaners, amateur and professional driftologists, and beach-lovers hailing from all corners of the world will again descend on the Cocoa Beach Library for two days of fascinating displays and engaging presentations.
The event takes place on Tuesday, October 14, 5:30 p.m. at the Blue Cellar, 924 E. New Haven Ave., Melbourne. Speakers will address local efforts to combat human trafficking and legislation to help victims and prosecute traffickers.