Arts & Culture

Wedding Gift and Registry Workshops

Wedding Gift and Registry Workshops

Go to Potterybarn to learn more about the girft registry and let their experts help you create the home of your dreams!! This calss will be held on every Tueaday evening at 6 p.m. Contact your local store to RSVP.

How to Decorate With Color and Pattern

How to Decorate With Color and Pattern

Join Potterybarn for complimentary classes to learn helpful tips for decorating and entertaining. Get expert advice on choosing a palette and mixing colors with style and confidence. This class will be held on Sunday, July 17th at 10 a.m. Contact your local store to RSVP.

How to Decorate for Special Occasions

How to Decorate for Special Occasions

Join Potterybarn for complimentary classes to learn helpful tips on decorating. Learn how to create your own unique invitations, centerpieces, and more for an event that's absolutely gorgeous! This class will take place on Sunday, June 26th at 10 a.m. Contact  your local store to RSVP.

Best Buddies Inagural Friendship Walk Today!

Best Buddies Inagural Friendship Walk Today!

Best Buddies Jacksonville hosts inaugural Friendship Walk, a Walk-a-Thon and Friendship Festival, featuring carnival-style festivities, delicious food, and entertainment today, April 16th from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the University of North Florida Amphitheater

UNF/Florida Writers Association Hosts Writers Conference

UNF/Florida Writers Association Hosts Writers Conference

The Division of Continuing Education and the Department of English at the University of North Florida, along with the Florida Writers Association, is sponsoring the 2011 UNF Writers Conference, Friday, Aug. 5, through Sunday, Aug. 7, at the University Center, Building 43, on campus. The conference is for writers of fiction, non-fiction, poetry and screenplays.

The three-day conference kicks off on Friday, Aug. 5, with registration opening at 7:30 a.m. Conference orientation starts at 8:30 a.m., with 16 writing workshops on craft, genre and marketing beginning at 9 a.m. Also included Friday will be a workshop for the Writers Pitch Book, an opportunity for writers to pitch their books and scripts to agents, editors and Hollywood producers through written pitches after the conference.

Calling All Gleeks! Glee's Matthew Morrison in Jax July 14th

Calling All Gleeks! Glee's Matthew Morrison in Jax July 14th

Gleeks everywhere are busy making summer plans as “Glee” star and Mercury Records artist Matthew Morrison announced today a major summer tour that will feature songs from his forthcoming album along with many of the Glee fan favorites. In tribute to the great glee clubs across the country, the tour (in conjunction with the VH1 Save The Music Foundation) will offer regional glee clubs the chance to compete for the ‘opening act’ performance slot. The VH1 Save The Music Foundation which is a non-profit organization dedicated to restoring instrumental music education programs in our nation’s schools is a proud partner in the competition and entries can be submitted at www.matthewmorrison.com/gleeclubcontest.

UNF English Department Presents Second Shakespeare-in-the-Park Season

UNF English Department Presents Second Shakespeare-in-the-Park Season

The University of North Florida’s Department of English, in conjunction with the City of Atlantic Beach, will present “The Tempest” outdoors and under the stars on the UNF Green Friday, April 8, through Sunday, April 10. All performances begin at 8 p.m. with music beginning at 7: 30 p.m. Participants are invited to bring chairs and a picnic supper for the outdoor performances.