#Events: Save the date! - A group of people standing in front of a crowd - John Belushi

 Upcoming Events: 

Friday, Aug. 8

Sixth-grade student orientation from 8 to 11 a.m. at Marathon Middle School.

 Saturday, Aug. 9

Quit smoking workshop from 10 a.m. to noon at the Doubletree in Key West.

 Sunday, Aug. 10

Family fun event and school supply dispersal from 1 to 3 p.m. at Department of Juvenile Justice, Stock Island.

 Sunday, Aug. 10

The Sheriffs animal farm is open from 1 to 3 p.m. on College Road, Stock Island.

 Aug. 11-16

J.A.M.’s annual School of Rock from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Marathon United Community Methodist Church.

 Wednesday, Aug. 13

ADA disability celebration from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at St. Columba, Marathon.

Wednesday, Aug. 13

Wine & Cheese & Art tasting party from 5:30-7 p.m. at Custom House, Key West.

Thursday, Aug. 14

Marathon High and Middle School students can pick up schedules and rent lockers from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 15

Meet the Teacher at 1:30 p.m. at Stanley Switlik Elementary (tentative).

Saturday, Aug. 16

Prayer breakfast at 9 a.m. at Marathon Community United Methodist Church.

Saturday, Aug. 16

Monroe Marauders meeting at 6 p.m. in Marathon Airport hanger (call 305-731-6040 to open the gate near Subway).

Monday, Aug. 18

First day of school for Monroe County School District students.

Tuesday, Aug. 19

NOAA’s Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary will hold a public meeting 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Key Largo Hilton. At 9:20 a.m., the Ecological Reserves, Preservation Areas and Wildlife Protection Working Group will report its recommendations.

Aug. 9-10

Open auditions for “A Tuna Christmas” at 1 p.m. at Marathon Community Theatre.

Wednesday, Aug. 20

American Cancer Stride Walk organizational meeting at 5:30 p.m. at the Stuffed Pig, Marathon.

Saturday, Aug. 23

5th annual Summer Jam with Island Vibe band from 6 to 10 p.m. at Sombrero Beach to benefit Wesley House.

Saturday, Aug. 30

Movie night (“Animal House, Toga Party”) at 7 p.m. at Marathon Community Park.

Get your dates to [email protected] (Marathon) or [email protected] (Key West).

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