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Driftwood Garden Club has a tea party at GBUMC

Driftwood Garden Club met for the first time since the COVID scare and they met at a very special place, the Gulf Breeze United Methodist Church (GBUMC). This meeting venue became a reality through some special circumstances. DGC member Kricket Rich was touring the church’s ­facilities and when she ­visited the ­garden she ­exclaimed, “My garden club ­members just have […]

Gulf Breeze Arts, Inc. members learn a new technique

The GBAI met June 1. First on the agenda was the recognition of Ralph Thomas’ birthday. President Scottt Stahler presented Thomas with a birthday pie and all sang “Happy Birthday!” Next came the introduction of two new members, Susan Knowlton and Janice Duke. Everyone was eager to hear the results of the art show entitled Art in the Breeze @ […]

PBWC line dances at May meeting

Pensacola Beach Women’s Club met for the last time this season on Thursday, May 20 at Pensacola Beach Community Church. President Brenda Purdy welcomed 51 people including 12 guests and PBWC past presidents (Andra Morgan, Mary Claus, Chrissy Cook, Rhonda Dorfman, Jane McGrath, and Shelby Smith). The hostesses were Lois Hausman, Brenda Romine, Barbara Altemeyer, Shelby Smith, Frankie Roy, Mary […]

Gulf Coast Friends donates to Interfaith Ministries

Gulf Coast Friends held the final luncheon meeting of the season on Thursday, May 13 at the Elks Club on Pensacola Beach. Firehouse Subs catered the luncheon with delicious sandwiches, salads and cookies. Sharon Combee presented checks to Ken Hair and Arika Wilkson with Children in Crisis, Shirley Cornett with Interfaith Ministries and Monica Turner with Take Stock in Children. […]

Santa Rosa Woman’s club collects $15,861 worth of food

Santa Rosa Woman’s Club’s two-month long food drive for the Children in Crisis (CIC) food pantry collected 9,058 pounds of food, the equivalent of $15,861 worth of groceries. In addition to the collected pantry items, local organizations, individuals and businesses contributed $6,513 for Children in Crisis. That includes $1,000 from Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 4407 (Bruce J. Bell […]

Art show coming to Community Center in GB

Gulf Breeze Arts, Inc. and the City of Gulf Breeze present “Art in the Breeze @ The Center” art show Saturday, May 15-Sunday, May 23 at the Community Center in Gulf Breeze, 800 Shoreline Drive. This show will feature local artists’ work including paintings, sculpture, 3D, woodwork and more. The Gulf Breeze Celebrates the Arts show was canceled in 2020 […]

Groups are off to the races for the Kentucky Derby

Louisville, Kentucky native Maria Jacobs hosted the Gulf Breeze Bunco Babes Thursday, April 29 for a combination Kentucky Derby and bunco party. The fare included the race’s signature “hot brown” sandwiches, bourbon balls, Mint Juleps mixed with lemonade as well as Kentucky Derby pecan pies, bourbon meat balls and other delicious treats. Maria taped some of the preliminary races and […]

The Book Ends book club will resume in-person meetings

Book Ends Book Club will return to regular meetings May 11. This meeting will be held at Ruby Tuesday on Hwy. 98 at Tiger Point at 10:30 a.m. The group discussion will be led by Jan Peterson, who likes to choose books by local authors. The book under discussion is entitled “The Fifth Stage,” a medical thriller, set in Pensacola […]

Gulf Breeze Arts plans art show in May

Gulf Breeze Art Inc. met April 6 at the Gulf Breeze Community Center. President Scott Stahler greeted 12 members at the meeting. The group was small but the interaction and sharing was fantastic. Present were Fred Brownell, Carole Holland Doyle, Ralph Thomas, Diane Kanning, Dick Johns, Cathy Pascoe, Linda Devins, Fuller Brown, Trish Briska, Anne Geisel and Betty Allen. Ralph […]

‘Irish Wake’ raises money for Pensacola Beach Women’s Club charities

Pensacola Beach Woman’s Club held its annual fundraiser on March 17, a St. Patrick’s Day Tailgate entitled “An Irish Wake for 2020.” Almost 200 people attended the “wake “at The Beach Church. The weather, which was predicted to be rain with winds, turned out to be sunny with winds. The homemade shepherd’s pie, coleslaw, dessert and two complimentary beverages were […]


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