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14 Upcoming Events Thursday, Oct. 8 ‘Ring of Fire’ at Limelight Theatre “Ring of Fire,” a musical featuring the music of Johnny Cash, will be performed Sept. 18-Oct. 18 on the Matuza Main Stage at Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave., St. Augustine. For more information, call (904) 825-1164 or visit Free Nemours BrightStart screenings Children ages 3 - 5 are invited to receive a free, 10-minute Early Literacy Screening at the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library, Thursday, Oct. 8 from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. courtesy of Nemours BrightStart. Registration is taken on a first-come, first-serve basis by a Nemours representative. Utilize this free screening to find out where your child’s literacy strengths lie, and what you can do to help them improve in any other areas before they start school. The library is located at 101 Library Blvd., Ponte Vedra Beach. For more information, call (904) 8276950 or visit the Library’s Reference Desk. Life Enrichment Group The Life Enrichment Group is a program designed for those with memory changes who like to stay active mentally, physically and socially while allowing caregivers and loved ones some free time for themselves. This program is offered weekdays from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Ashford Court, 1700 The Greens Way in Jacksonville Beach. For more information, call (904) 5688174, or email life_enrichmentgroup@yahoo. com. Arbor Terrace Life Enrichment Group The Life Enrichment Group Day Program takes place every Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Arbor Terrace Ponte Vedra, 5125 Palm Valley Road, Ponte Vedra Beach. The group is designed for those with memory changes who would like to stay active mentally, physically and socially. For more information, call (904) 497-4346 or visit ‘La Cage Aux Follies’ “La Cage Aux Follies” will be performed at Players by the Sea through Oct. 10. The theater is located at 106 Sixth St. N, Jacksonville Beach. For more information, call (904) 249-0289 or visit The Recorder · October 8, 2015 Friday, Oct. 9 Fall Family Festival A fall family festival sponsored by Ponte Vedra Business Connections and Helping Hands, Inc will take place Friday Oct. 9 from 4-9 p.m. at Crosswater Hall and Lawn, 245 Nocatee Center Way, Ponte Vedra. The festival features shopping with more than 50 local product and service businesses. The first 100 guests will receive a free discount/sample bag. There will be a raffle with more than 40 items; Tickets are $1 or six for $5. All proceeds from the Helping Hands raffle go to K9 for Warriors. Dancers from The Gift of Dance will be performing at 6:30 p.m. Demos from River City Personal Fitness and musical entertainment. Demos from Paks Ponte Vedra every half hour. First Responders Appreciation 5K The inaugural First Responders Appreciation 5K, honoring Florida’s First Coast first responders, is Friday, Oct. 9 at The Jacksonville Landing. The race starts at 6:30 p.m. The registration fee for the 5K is $25. Proceeds will benefit the Northeast Florida Chapter of the Concerns of Police Survivors and the Jacksonville Fire Fighter charities. All proceeds are used locally. Familyfriendly activities will take place from 4-10 p.m. There will be a bounce house, face painting, arts and crafts, and more. For more information, visit 904.285.8831 Katz 4 Keeps Adoptions/ Open House Katz 4 Keeps is having an adoption event/ open house on Saturday, Oct. 10 and Sunday, Oct. 11 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Katz 4 Keeps, 935B A1A N. in Ponte Vedra Beach (next to Sherwin Williams). For more information, call (904) 8343223 or email Free Beach Yoga Class A free beach yoga class to support the Sulzbacher 20/20 Challenge will take place Saturday, Oct. 10 at 4 p.m. at Mickler’s Beach. The event is hosted by Horizon Wellness Coaching at Ponte Vedra Beach and North Guana Outpost. Donations will be accepted to help the homeless in our Jacksonville Community. For more information, call (904) 251-4884. JDRF Miracles Gala The 15th annual JDRF North Florida Chapter Miracles Gala is Saturday, Oct. 10 at Sawgrass Marriott. This year’s theme is “One Night in Paris.” The event begins at 6 p.m. and includes cocktails, silent and live auctions, dinner and entertainment. Proceeds benefit JDRF’s mission to improve lives and cure Type 1 diabetes. For reservations, visit or email The Great Candy Run The St. Johns County Cultural Events Division welcomes The Mountain Goats live at the Colonial Quarter in downtown St. Augustine on Friday, Oct. 9. Tickets are on sale now at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre or Ponte Vedra Concert Hall box offices or the Colonial Quarter. Tickets are also available at www.ticketmaster. com, all TicketMaster outlets, or by phone at (800) 745-3000. General admission tickets are $20 for this standing room only show. The Colonial Quarter is located at 33 St. George St. in downtown St. Augustine. Doors open at 6 p.m.; show starts at 7 p.m. The Great Candy Run, benefitting the Fetal Health Foundation, is Saturday, Oct. 10. This year, The Great Candy run is moving to a new location with a start/finish at Sweet Pete’s in Hemming Plaza in Jacksonville. The Great Candy Run is a fun, family-friendly event featuring a 5K, 1-mile and Tiny Tot Trot 200-yard dash with proceeds benefitting the Fetal Health Foundation, the national nonprofit leading the way in supporting families and medical treatment centers dealing with intrauterine fetal syndromes. To learn more about the race or its charity beneficiary, visit or MOSH $5 Fridays Live Music at Table 1 The Mountain Goats in concert Every Friday, come to MOSH to enjoy $5 admission and extended hours. The museum will be open late every Friday until 8 p.m. (Note: Additional F