Monday – Friday: Morning Walk (All Ages). Would you like to stay active without worrying about the sun or the rain? Come out and walk inside our gymnasium where you can stay cool and dry or you can enjoy the beautiful Florida sunshine by using the new walking trail at Brother’s Park. Times: 8:30AM – 10:00AM.Cost: FREE. Joseph N. Davis Community Center Melbourne. 608-7460.
Mondays - Adult Morning Club. Join us for an early morning walk to reduce stress, build muscle, strengthen your heart. Cost: Free. Time: 8:30AM-10:30AM. Ages: 18 years and up. Lipscomb Community Center Melbourne. 608-7450. Monday and Wednesday: Bone Builders Program. Time: 8:30AM - 9:30AM. Ages: Retirees & Senior Citizens.
Tuesday – Coding. Youth will learn how to create software, apps and websites. Time: 5:30PM-6:30PM. Ages: 8-12 years. Cost: Free for six weeks. Lipscomb Community Center Melbourne. 608-7450.
Tuesdays - Cub Scouts. Youth learn the basics of life skills, camping trips, scouting techniques and citizenship. Cost: Registration fee $24 yearly. Time: 6:30PM-8:00PM. Ages: 6-11 years. Lipscomb Community Center Melbourne. 608-7450.
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday: Ages: all ages. Pickleball is a combination of tennis, ping-pong, badminton, and racquetball. Daily Fees: $1 Adult. Wickham Park Community Center Melbourne. 608-7490.
Wednesdays - Adult Step Dance Class. Come out and learn the art of “Chicago-Style Stepping.” This elegant and smooth style of couples’ dancing is the fastest growing urban ballroom dance nationwide. You will learn the history, culture, and basic elements of Stepping. Experience fun, fitness, and fellowship. No partner needed. Time: 6:00PM-8:00PM. Cost: FREE. Joseph N. Davis Community Center Melbourne. 608-7460.
Wednesday - Video Game Night (All ages). Come out and play competitive video game action against your peers. Time: 6:00PM-8:00PM. Cost: FREE Joseph N. Davis Community Center Melbourne. 608-7460.
Wednesday - After School Youth Club. Bring your youth for a fun time to play games such as billiards, table tennis, Wii, cat and mouse, and kings and queens. Snacks will be served.Time: 5:30PM-6:30PM. Ages: 6-11 years. Cost: Free. Lipscomb Community Center Melbourne. 608-7450.
Wednesdays - Homeschool PE. Time: 9-10AM (6-10yrs) 10-11AM (11-15yrs). Ages: 6-15 years. Soccer, basketball, volleyball, and more! Sneakers must be worn for this class. Cost: $2/class. Wickham Park Community Center Melbourne. 608-7490.
Wednesdays- Homeschool Art. Time: Wednesday’s 9-10 AM (11-15yrs) 10-11AM (6-10yrs). Ages: 6-15 years. Art projects that each child creates & takes home! Art projects vary. Cost: $2/class. Wickham Park Community Center Melbourne. 608-7490.
Thursday - Youth Fun Day. Youth will have an awesome time participating at interactive stations such as playing games, old and new school activities. Refreshments will be served. Time: 5:30PM-6:30PM. Ages: 6-11 years. Cost: Free. Lipscomb Community Center Melbourne. 608-7450.
Fridays - Kid’s Night Out. Join us for a fun night of activities, arts and crafts, games, prizes and contests. Includes 2 slices of pizza, snack and a drink. Time: 6:00PM-9:00PM. Ages: 6-11 years. Cost: $4 per youth. Lipscomb Community Center Melbourne. 608-7450.
Fridays - Open Gym. Time: Times Vary. Ages: All ages. The open gym schedule is available each month. Court availability subject to change. Daily Fees: .50 Youth; $1 Adult. Wickham Park Community Center Melbourne. 608-7490.
Dec. 1 - The World AIDS Day Committee invites members of the Brevard community to join in a World AIDS Day Candlelight Vigil commemorating those who have lost their lives to HIV/AIDS and providing solidarity and support for those living with HIV disease. The event will begin at 5:45 pm at Eau Gallie Square in Melbourne.
December 1 - The Health First Palm Bay Hospital Holiday Light Parade, presented by the City of Palm Bay, is scheduled at 6:30 pm. The City will again be implementing some road closures this year to help ensure the safety of participants and spectators alike. Beginning at 5:00 p.m. Malabar Road will be completely closed, in both directions, from San Filippo Drive to Minton, and Minton Road will be closed between Malabar and Jupiter Boulevard. The estimated time of the parade ending is 9:30 p.m.
December 1 - Join us at Titus Landing for the ringing in of the Christmas Holiday Season from 5:30 PM to 8PM. Enjoy holiday music, shopping, and the lighting of the Christmas Tree!
December 1 - Mims Christmas Parade starting at 10:30 am on US1 Mims.
December 3, and December 10: UF Cooking Series. Time: 5PM – 6:15PM. Age: 12-17. This class teaches teens how to create great, tasty nutritious meals on a limited budget. Space is limited. Cost: FREE. Joseph N. Davis Community Center, Melbourne. 608-7460.
December 4 - Boys & Cop Night Out. Time: 5:00PM – 6:00PM. Age: 6-18 years. A program encouraging young men to build a positive relationship with our local police officers through mentorship. Each month, youth will have the opportunity to ask officers questions about their roles as policemen. Refreshments and activities will be offered. Cost: Free. Lipscomb Community Center, Melbourne. 608-7450.
December 7 - Toe-tapping tunes and holiday classics will ring in the season of cheer as Swingtime presents its popular Holiday Dance, beginning at 7 p.m at the Melbourne Auditorium. Dance tickets are $7 in advance at various outlets, or $10 at the door or online. Len Fallen and Sally Hart will be the featured vocalists.
December 7 - Christmas comes to Cape Canaveral with a special edition of their monthly Friday Fest event—Holiday in the City—on the corner of Taylor and Poinsetta Avenue. Festivities will begin at 6:00 p.m. with holiday performances by the Cape View Elementary Chorus and the Cocoa Beach High School String Ensemble. The event will feature dozens of retail vendors and local artists, selling an array of amazing gift ideas—jewelry, clothing, crafts and more! With food trucks, bounce houses and festive photo booth featuring you-know-who, this event offers a little something for everyone. The Cape Canaveral Public Library will be hosting a free children’s craft activity in “Santa’s Workshop” and Canaveral Fire Rescue will be escorting our special guest from the North Pole for a meet and greet during the event. Proceeds from beer and wine sales will benefit Cape Canaveral Youth programs. The event runs from 6:00 – 10:00 pm and admission is free. 868-1226. Visit us at www.cityofcapecanaveral.org.
December 7 - Christmas in the Park. Time: 6:00PM – 9:00PM. Age: All Ages. Come out and join us for a fun filled night of caroling, hayrides, writing letters to Mr. & Mrs. Claus. Refreshments will be served. Cost: Free. Lipscomb Community Center, Melbourne. 608-7450.
December 8 - Titusville Night Parade starting at 6pm on US 1 from Titusville High School through Historic Downtown.
December 12 and 13: There won’t be snow, but the Melbourne Municipal Band will still take audience members on a memorable “Sleigh Ride” with two holiday performances. The concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Melbourne Auditorium. There is no charge and tickets are not required. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Concert attendees are invited to bring a new toy (not gift wrapped), or a non-perishable food item, to be donated to the South Brevard Sharing Center. www.melbournemunicipalband.org
December 14 - Youth Holiday Shopping Bazaar. Time: 5:00PM – 6:00PM. Age: 5-13 years. All youth shoppers will have the opportunity to purchase items for family members for Christmas. Cost: Free to attend (bring money to purchase items). Lipscomb Community Center, Melbourne. 608-7450.
December 14- Kids Night Out. Time: 6:00PM – 9:00PM. Age: 6-12 years. Join us for a fun night of activities, arts and crafts, games, prizes, and contests. Includes 2 slices of pizza, snack and a drink. Cost: $4 per child. Lipscomb Community Center, Melbourne. 608-7450.
Dec. 15 - Breakfast with Santa. Visit with Santa and enjoy a delicious pancake breakfast! Bring your camera for photos with Santa. Limited Seating; advanced ticket purchase required. Cost: $4 per Child, $8 per Adult, Children 2 years & under free! Time: Session #1 8:30-10:00AM & Session # 2 10:00-11:30AM. Age: All Ages. Wickham Park Community Center. 608-7490.
December 15 - Port St. John Christmas Parade starting at 11am on Fay Blvd.
December 23 - The Adagio Sax Quartet returns for its annual holiday concert that puts the saxophone center stage, in a program of traditional Christmas carols and modern holiday tunes. The event will be held at 3:00 pm, at the Highland Ave. Fellowship Church, Melbourne. The concert is free. A $10 donation is suggested.
Dec. 31 - Swingtime – the 22-piece Big Band ensemble of the Melbourne Municipal Band – is again presenting an elegant New Year’s Eve celebration featuring dinner with a floor show, dancing to the sounds of a live band, and a midnight balloon drop. The New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner and Dance will be held at the Hilton Rialto Place in Melbourne. The festivities will begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $125 per person. www.melbournemunicipalband.org. 339-7705. Black tie is suggested.