Nation's Oldest City

St. Augustine, FL

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Businesses and events are open on Florida’s Historic Coast. There are a few virtual events taking place and several outdoor activities and events available for your participation. While participating in events, please be safe and follow CDC guidelines. Wear a face mask, wash your hands frequently and practice 6′ safe distancing.
Monday, July 13
GTM Talks: All About the GTM Research Reserve
Register ahead for the GTM Research Reserve summer “GTM Talks” Webinar Series to learn more about some of the exciting research, monitoring and stewardship efforts at the Reserve! After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the lecture. Starting June 1, this webinar series will take place every other Monday from 3 – 4 p. m. Today’s talk is Beachcombing Finds- Weird, Wonderful, or Just Plain Wrong? Led by Maia McGuire, Ph.D., UF/ IFAS St. Johns and Flagler Counties Extension and Florida Sea Grant. You must register online at https://unf.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYrcOqgrToiHtzRmpl-Fbdg4VV3hyaA1B3r
Monday- Sunday, July 13-19
Virtual Screenings from The Corazon Cinema and Café
A virtual cinema is a new way for audiences to watch latest releases from the safety of homes during this unprecedented time while also supporting your favorite local independent theater, like The Corazon. Featured films include John Lewis: Good Trouble, House of Hummingbird, Waiting for the Barbarions and other classic and art cinemas. Rentals are $12 for 72 hours. www.corazoncinemaandcafe.com/showtimes  
St. Augustine Art Association Annual Honors Show-Virtual
New works by the “best of the best” make up this exhibit featuring St. Augustine Art Association’s award-winning artists from the past three years. View the Annual Honors Show online at www.staaa.org/the-annual-honors-show/.
Monday – Friday, July 13-17
St. Augustine Art Association Summer Art Sale
Original works by St. Augustine art Association members – all mediums, subjects and styles – are available for purchase online and in gallery. Gallery hours are 1-4 pm. Tuesday- Friday only. Admission is free. 22 Marine St., St. Augustine – Entrance is on Charlotte St. 904-824-2310 www.staaa.org.
Wednesday – Sunday, July 15-19
Dark of the Moon Ghost Tour
All Ghosts. No Gimmicks! During the one-and-a-half to two hour tour, with only a glow stick as lighting, guides share the history and ghost stories of the people who have lived, worked, and visited the Lighthouse. Dark of the Moon is the only tour that gets you in the Lighthouse grounds at night. Tours begin at 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday – Sunday evenings and tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for children ages 12 or younger. 81 Lighthouse Avenue, St. Augustine. 904-829-0745. www.staugustinelighthouse.org
Wednesday & Thursday, July 15&16
Ancient City Beach Yoga
Join yoga trainer Karen Rogers at the beach in front of the Guy Harvey Resort at St. Augustine Beach to learn and practice yoga. This session is for all levels. Bring a large towel or blanket, water and sunscreen. In order to be compliant with COVID social distancing, classes will be limited to 8 people so you must sign up on the Meetup Group page to hold a spot. The lesson takes place at 9 a.m. and is free, but donations are accepted. 860 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine Beach 904-687-7251 www.meetup.com/Ancient-City-Beach-Yoga
Thursday, July 16
Thursday Golf Clinics at St. Johns Golf Club
Learn top tips from the pros to drastically improve your scores, identify the most common faults seen on the course and work on the best fixes for them. From beginner to seasoned veteran, all skill levels are welcome. This week’s program, Bunker Shots, takes place 9-10 a.m. The cost for this clinic is $15 per person. 904-209-0350, 4900 Cypress Links Blvd., Elkton www.sjgc.com
Thursday – Saturday, July 16-18
Heist at Ximinez-Fatio House
Search for clues for the stolen 17th-century Caravaca cross! Each team of detectives will spin the wheel and move through a series of nine rooms eliminating suspects in a live game of Clue! Come and play and see if you can figure out whodunnit! The Heist at the Ximenez-Fatio House Museum takes place every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 6:30-8 p.m. The cost to participate is $20. Ximenez-Fatio House is located at 20 Aviles St., St. Augustine 904-829-3575 https://www.ximenezfatiohouse.org/heist
Friday, July 17
Ladies Golf Clinic at St, Johns Golf Club
Join Bernadette Twardy and Bea Mauricio for an exclusive Ladies Only Clinic with a special focus each week from 9-10 a.m. at St. Johns Golf Club. Learn top tips from the pros to drastically improve your scores, identify the most common faults seen on the course and work on the best fixes for them. From beginner to seasoned veteran, all skill levels are welcome. The cost for this clinic is $15 per person. Register in advance. bmauricio@sjcfl.us St. Johns Golf Club, 4900 Cypress Links Blvd. Elkton 904-209-0350 www.sjgc.com
Wild Edibles and Medicinal Plants Guided Walks
Join Park Naturalist AyoLane Halusky to learn about wild edibles and medicinal plants found in our county parks. This program takes place at Alpine Groves Park, 2060 SR 13, St. Johns from 6 to 8 p.m. Bring your questions and journals to record your findings. This program is free and open to all ages. In accordance with CDC guidelines and State of Florida executive orders, you must register for a program by contacting AyoLane Halusky at ahalusky@sjcfl.us.
Sunday, July 19
Summer Sundays on Florida’s Historic Coast
Sundays were always about being care-free, free to run around; free to just hang out; free to do whatever one wanted; guilt-free. This summer, Sundays on Florida’s Historic Coast are even more “free” than ever. There are always plenty of free activities here, and now with Summer Sunday special offers there are even more activities for visitors to enjoy for FREE.