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August 2018
Annual membership to COA required
taichi
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Movement & Tai Chi

February 9 - December 14
Council on Aging
2650 North Dixie Freeway, New Smyrna Beach, 32168
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Fridays, 9 AM – 10 AM
NSB Council on Aging, 2650 N. Dixie Frwy., New Smyrna Beach
ACA Arts & Wellness ambassadors share the art of movement to enhance body awareness. Tai Chi and energy work has been proven to aid in muscle strength, flexibility, lower blood pressure, stress, anxiety, and help develop a better mood. Learn the basics, then let your creativity shine!

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Annual membership to COA required
MusicandMind
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Music & the Mind: Gift of a Lifetime Choir

May 9 - December 12
Council on Aging
2650 North Dixie Freeway, New Smyrna Beach, 32168
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2nd & 4th Wednesdays, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM, NSB Council on Aging, 2650 N. Dixie Frwy., New Smyrna Beach. Led by registered music therapist Vicki Gross, our community choir invites the participation of care partners, caregivers, and anyone wishing to keep their mind healthy and active. You don’t need to carry a tune, we’re interested in having fun, making memories, and expressing our creativity!

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September 2018
Free, and open to everyone!
Enso
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Beginner’s Mind: Chasing the Censors Away When We Write Poems

September 5 - September 26
Atlantic Center for the Arts at Harris House
214 S Riverside Dr., New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Join Florida Poet Laureate for Volusia County, M.B. McLatchey, in this workshop series where poets will practice techniques for chasing away the censors that tell us what we can say or should say in our poems. Come try your hand at writing as “beginners” again, generating poems that take risks and tell truths. All levels of poets are welcome, from new to advanced.

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Free, and open to caregivers and care partners
CreativeCaregiving2018_19
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Creative Caregiving

September 10 - October 15

Mondays 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM, Our Lady Star of the Sea, 4000 S. Atlantic Ave., New Smyrna Beach
Caregiving for a loved one is a journey of joy and difficulty. Join ACA Arts & Wellness ambassadors Vicki Gross (MT-BC) and Ashlee Hughes (MT-BC) as they guide you through creative ways to enhance the quality of your daily routine. Come learn how to connect mind, body and spirit by using the arts as a tool of self-care, social interaction, and lifelong learning. RSVP required, limited to 20 participants per session

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$125 - $150
ACA Exposed
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ACA Exposed

September 22, 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Atlantic Center for the Arts, main campus
1414 Art Center Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Atlantic Center for the Arts is teaming up with the world-renowned OneBeat, one of our most captivating partners, to present an unforgettable evening of international food, drink, and music! Experience the global sounds of the OneBeat Fellows and sample the originality of award-winning chefs as they incorporate the flavors of these musicians’ home countries for an evening of culinary delight and riveting performance. #ACAexposed

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$25 - $35
YinYogaCreativity
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Yin Yoga for Creativity

September 29, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Atlantic Center for the Arts at Harris House
214 S Riverside Dr., New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Join Michele Benton, certified yoga instructor, and Soundwalk facilitator, Lady Eve for a unique yin yoga workshop with live music for balancing the energy centers of the body. This in-depth workshop will focus on chakra alignment, using live musical accompaniment and focused sound frequencies to open these energy points. $35 / ACA members $25. Limited to 15 participants.

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October 2018
$50 - $65
WomensRetreatOct6
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Women’s New Moon Creative Wellness Mini-Retreat

October 6, 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

ACA Main Campus Dance Studio
Join Rachel Chase, women’s circle facilitator, for a memorable day at the beautiful ACA campus. This retreat experience supports women on their journey of empowerment, exploring personal intentions for growth, and honoring women’s need for supportive connection. $65 / ACA members $50. Limited to 15 participants

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Free, and open to everyone!
ACA Second Saturday Soundwalk
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Second Saturday Soundwalk

October 13, 2018 - April 13, 2019

11 Am, Rain or Shine
Join ACA as we explore the sounds and rhythms of our urban and natural world. Each walk is beneficial for people of all ages to de-stress, focus, and develop a deeper understanding of how we fit into the ecosystem of our environment. Limited to 20 participants.

October 13 – ACA Main Campus (1414 Art Center Avenue)
November 10 – Canaveral National Seashore, Apollo Beach, Castle Windy Trail (meet at Visitor’s Center)
December 8 – Marine Discovery Center (520 Barracuda Blvd.)
January 12 – Spruce Creek Park (meet at fishing pier: 6250 S. Ridgewood Ave./US1)
February 9 – Flagler Avenue (meet outside Cor Meth Boutique: 201 S. Peninsula Ave.)
March 9 – Ponce Inlet (meet at NSB Dunes Park: 2995 N. Peninsula Ave.)
April 13 – Riverside Park (meet at Harris House: 214 S. Riverside Dr.)

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Free
ACA Community Day 2018
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ACA Community Day 2018

October 13, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Atlantic Center for the Arts, main campus
1414 Art Center Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Families from all over Central Florida are invited to share in this event that will include workshops and activities for the entire family! This year, ACA Arts & Wellness ambassadors are teaming up with Natural Awakenings to bring you a Community Day that promotes healthy living and the arts. Try free samples, enjoy demonstrations, and explore with hands-on projects. Discover a holistic approach to living well…mentally, physically, and spiritually. Community Day is for the entire family! #ACACommunityDay

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November 2018
Free, and open to caregivers and care partners
CreativeCaregiving2018_19
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Creative Caregiving

November 5 - December 10

Mondays, 1 PM – 3 PM, Bishop’s Glen, 900 LPGA Blvd., Daytona Beach
Caregiving for a loved one is a journey of joy and difficulty. Join ACA Arts & Wellness ambassadors Vicki Gross (MT-BC) and Ashlee Hughes (MT-BC) as they guide you through creative ways to enhance the quality of your daily routine. Come learn how to connect mind, body and spirit by using the arts as a tool of self-care, social interaction, and lifelong learning. RSVP required, limited to 20 participants per session

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$40 - $50
ArtofExhale
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Art of the Exhale

November 10, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Atlantic Center for the Arts at Harris House
214 S Riverside Dr., New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Join Body Dialogue creator, Janice Stieber Rous to recondition and de-stress your body. This two-part series focuses on the importance of breathing correctly and building more robust health. Drawing on the modalities of Alexander technique, breathing coordination, yoga and mindfulness practices, Janice will guide you into a more expressive and expansive experience of your body. Part II March 9. Fee per workshop: $50 / ACA members $40. Limited to 15 participants.

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Free
Linda Buckmaster
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How I Came to Write About Space Coast Florida: Talk and Reading with Linda Buckmaster

November 15, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Atlantic Center for the Arts at Harris House
214 S Riverside Dr., New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Linda Buckmaster has lived most of her life within a mile of Route 1 – born in Miami, raised on the Space Coast, and living in midcoast Maine the past four decades. In her new book, “Space Heart. A Memoir in Stages”, Linda writes about growing up in the early days of the space industry. This event is free and open to the public.

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Free - $90.
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Painting for Veterans

November 17, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Daytona Beach Museum of Arts & Sciences
352 S Nova Rd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114 United States
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ACA Arts & Wellness is proud to support this exhibition by offering a workshop with renowned Florida artist, Joseph Palmerio. This is a unique experience designed for veterans to express themselves using paint and canvas. He looks forward to sharing his experience working with veterans, and comments, “All I ask is that they bring their enthusiasm and we will have a fun and exciting painting event.” Free for veterans / $90 for non-veterans. Limited to 20 participants.

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giving tuesday
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Giving Tuesday 2018

November 27
Atlantic Center for the Arts, main campus
1414 Art Center Ave, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Giving Tuesday is a global day of celebration dedicated to helping others through the gift of a donation, your time, goods and your voice. #GivingTuesday

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December 2018
$20 - $25
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IMAGES Holiday Tour of Homes 2018

December 1, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
IMAGES: A Festival of the Arts Office
214 S Riverside Dr., New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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The IMAGES Holiday Tour of Homes will present unique homes decorated for the holidays and showcasing the charm of New Smyrna Beach. This is a favorite event of the Central Florida community, and groups of friends attend year after year as a kick-off to the holiday season. The popular IMAGES Boutique is included in your tour and features handmade items created by ACA Volunteer League Members. For full details and tickets call (386) 423-4733 or email images@IMAGESARTFESTIVAL.ORG. Tickets: $25 / ACA Members $20. #IMAGESHolidayTourofHomes

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$35. - $45
PaintingforExpressionBethany
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Painting Techniques for Expression

December 1, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
ACA Main Campus, Charlotte Battle Everbach Painting Studio
1414 Art Center Ave., New Smyrna Beach, FL United States
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Join local artist and expressive arts facilitator Bethany Bennett Behr, MFA to explore acrylic painting techniques with attention to mindfulness and emotional awareness. Learn about color and mood associations, the repetition and meditation of brushstrokes and how to use emotion as fuel for creativity. $45 / ACA members $30. Limited to 30 participants.

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January 2019
Free
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43rd Annual, IMAGES: A Festival of the Arts

January 25, 2019 - January 27, 2019
IMAGES: A Festival of the Arts Office
214 S Riverside Dr., New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Presented by Atlantic Center for the Arts
January 25, 26, & 27, 2019
Friday 1 PM – 5 PM | Saturday 9 AM – 5 PM | Sunday 10 AM – 4 PM
Historic Downtown New Smyrna Beach, FL
FREE and Open to the Public
IMAGES: A Festival of the Arts, was just named #39 in the NATION for top outdoor fine art shows! in 2018, IMAGES presented 238 artists from 30 states and Canada! The weekend of festivities will includes fine art, live music, demonstrations, Patron program, food trucks, spirit garden, student art exhibit, and a creative education tent with hands-on art projects. For full details visit imagesartfestival.org. #MYIMAGESWEEKEND

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February 2019
Free, and open to caregivers and care partners
CreativeCaregiving2018_19
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Creative Caregiving

February 4, 2019 - March 11, 2019

Mondays, 10 AM – 12 PM, February 4 – March 11, Woodland Towers, 113 W. Chipola Ave, DeLand.
Caregiving for a loved one is a journey of joy and difficulty. Join ACA Arts & Wellness ambassadors Vicki Gross (MT-BC) and Ashlee Hughes (MT-BC) as they guide you through creative ways to enhance the quality of your daily routine. Come learn how to connect mind, body and spirit by using the arts as a tool of self-care, social interaction, and lifelong learning. RSVP required, limited to 20 participants per session

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March 2019
$40. - $50
ArtofExhale
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Art of the Exhale II

March 9, 2019, 1:00 am - 4:00 pm
Atlantic Center for the Arts at Harris House
214 S Riverside Dr., New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Join Body Dialogue creator, Janice Stieber Rous to recondition and de-stress your body. This two-part series focuses on the importance of breathing correctly and building more robust health. Drawing on the modalities of Alexander technique, breathing coordination, yoga and mindfulness practices, Janice will guide you into a more expressive and expansive experience of your body. Part I November 10. Fee per workshop: $50 / ACA members $40. Limited to 15 participants.

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$25. - $35
PaintingforExpressionBethany
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Painting Techniques for Expression

March 30, 2019, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
ACA Downtown: Yurick Studios
123 Douglas Street, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Join local artist and expressive arts facilitator Bethany Bennett Behr, MFA to explore acrylic painting techniques with attention to mindfulness and emotional awareness. Learn about color and mood associations, the repetition and meditation of brushstrokes and how to use emotion as fuel for creativity. $35 / ACA members $25. Limited to 30 participants.

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April 2019
Free, and open to caregivers and care partners
CreativeCaregiving2018_19
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Creative Caregiving

April 1, 2019 - May 6, 2019

Mondays, time TBA, Coronado Community United Methodist Church, 201 S. Peninsula Ave., New Smyrna Beach
Caregiving for a loved one is a journey of joy and difficulty. Join ACA Arts & Wellness ambassadors Vicki Gross (MT-BC) and Ashlee Hughes (MT-BC) as they guide you through creative ways to enhance the quality of your daily routine. Come learn how to connect mind, body and spirit by using the arts as a tool of self-care, social interaction, and lifelong learning. RSVP required, limited to 20 participants per session

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$100. - $125.
215
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36th Annual Horsin’ Around Auction

April 7, 2019, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Brannon Civic Center
105 S Riverside Dr, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 United States
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Silent Auction 11 AM Live Auction 1 PM
Brannon Civic Center, 105 S. Riverside Drive, New Smyrna Beach
Tickets: $125. | ACA members $100. (70% tax deductible)
Enjoy gourmet food and drink while bidding on unique experiences, original artwork, amazing trips, spectacular sporting events and more! For full details visit atlanticcenterforthearts.org/horsin-around. #PaddlesUpACA

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