The City of West Melbourne is holding its annual Sandhill Crane 5K Run to benefit the Children's Hunger Project. The Children's Hunger Project helps to feed hundreds of Brevard children by providing them with backpacks full of food for weekend meals.
The race will be on June 7 at 8 a.m. at the West Melbourne Community Center located at 3000 Minton Road. Registration is $20, or $25 for registration and a t-shirt. Awards will be given to the top three male and female runners in each of the many age categories.
The SPCA of Brevard invites you to its first kitten shower Saturday, May 17 from noon to 2:00 pm.
Meet adorable kittens and stay for fun shower games, snacks, refreshments and bottle feeding demonstrations.
Kitten season is in full swing and the SPCA receives dozens of litters of abandoned kittens each year. It takes an enormous amount of time, energy and resources to help all these tiny babies to survive.
Matt’s Casbah will present Brevard County’s first, “Farm To Table” Dinner on Saturday, May 31 at Florida Fields To Forks’ farm located at 1200 Corey Road in Malabar, sponsored in part by Florida Tech.
Matt and his team of chefs will prepare the menu at live cooking stations, with each portion paired with wine. The menu will feature local, pasture-raised Katahdin lamb; Berkshire pork and grass-fed and finished Angus beef; and local, farm fresh seasonal vegetables, fruits, berries and desserts.
Brevard’s beachside Walmart is hosting an Indian River Lagoon Awareness Day event May 24, from 10 am until noon. In support and celebration of the Indian River Lagoon, this fishing and environmental community event will help raise money for the Marine Resources Council, a nonprofit organization that has been dedicated to protecting and restoring the Indian River Lagoon for the past 30 years.