Treasure Coast Happenings http://wqcs.org en Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week http://wqcs.org/post/celebrating-world-breastfeeding-week <p>Drew Mello talks with Bernadette Clark with Healthy Start Coalition of St. Lucie County, which provides services and programs for pregnant women, new mothers and babies.</p><p>Healthy Start Coalition of St. Lucie County will be part of the worldwide celebration of World Breastfeeding Week August 1-7.</p><p>For more information <a href="http://healthystartslc.org">click here</a> or call 772-467-20</p><p></p><p>16.</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:34:40 +0000 Drew Mello 46889 at http://wqcs.org Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week Fighting blood cancers http://wqcs.org/post/fighting-blood-cancers <p></p><p>Drew Mello speaks with Ken Coe from the Treasure Coast Leukemia &amp; Lymphoma Society.</p><p>LLS will be having two upcoming fundraisers in August-their annual golf tournament will take place on Saturday, August 9<sup>th</sup> at Martin Downs Golf Club in Palm City. The following Saturday, August 16<sup>th</sup> Hot Caribbean Night, a wine tasting and celebrity chef cook-off will take place at the Mansion at Tuckahoe in Jensen Beach.</p><p>For more information <a href="http://www.Facebook.com/TreasureCoastLLS.">click</a></p><p></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:08:56 +0000 Drew Mello 46567 at http://wqcs.org Fighting blood cancers School supplies campaign kicks off 18th year http://wqcs.org/post/school-supplies-campaign-kicks-18th-year <p>Drew Mello talks with Cris Adams and Christina Kaiser with United Way of St. Lucie County.<br /><br />United Way’s School Supplies for Students campaign gets underway later this month.<br /><br />For more information <a href="http://www.unitedwayslc.org">click here</a>:</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:54:46 +0000 Drew Mello 46239 at http://wqcs.org School supplies campaign kicks off 18th year Goombay Bash http://wqcs.org/post/goombay-bash <p></p><p>Drew Mello talks with Britt Brandon and Alex Haigh with Martin Memorial Foundation LifeSavers.</p><p>The LifeSavers are volunteers who raise funds for infant, pediatric and family programs at Martin Health.</p><p>The LifeSavers will be hosting their annual Goombay Bash Saturday, July 19th at Jensen Beach Causeway Park.</p><p>For more information<a href="http://givemhf.org/sslpage.aspx?pid=278"> click here:</a></p><p><br /><br /><a href="https://givemhf.org/sslpage.aspx?pid=278">https://givemhf.org/sslpage.aspx?pid=278</a></p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:27:54 +0000 Drew Mello 46168 at http://wqcs.org Goombay Bash Taste of the Tropics http://wqcs.org/post/taste-tropics-0 <p>Drew Mello talks with Nancy Rad from Martin County Master Gardeners.</p><p>“Taste of the Tropics,” will take place on Saturday, July 28th at the Blake Library in Stuart.</p><p>For more information visit: <a href="http://martin.ifas.ufl.edu">http://martin.ifas.ufl.edu</a></p> <pre> &nbsp;</pre> <p></p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 17:17:40 +0000 Drew Mello 44911 at http://wqcs.org Taste of the Tropics White Shirt Night http://wqcs.org/post/white-shirt-night-1 <p>Drew Mello talks with Carolyn Timmann and Suzy Hutcheson with Helping People Succeed.</p><p>HPS serves individuals who need special training, education, employment and living arrangements.</p><p>Helping People Succeed will be having their annual White Shirt Night on Saturday, June 21 at Taste Casual Dining in Hobe Sound.</p><p></p><p>Reservations for White Shirt Night can be made online at <a href="http://www.whiteshirtnight.com/">www.whiteshirtnight.com</a></p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:41:22 +0000 Drew Mello 44599 at http://wqcs.org White Shirt Night Helping children develop through sailing http://wqcs.org/post/helping-children-develop-through-sailing <p></p><p>Drew Mello talks with Roy Whitehead with the Treasure Coast Youth Sailing Foundation.</p><p>The foundation, sponsored by the Fort Pierce Yacht Club and the City of Fort Pierce, will offer eight one-week beginners sailing classes, starting June 9. The Foundation will also offer intermediate classes in July and August.</p><p>For more information click here:&nbsp;<a href="http://www.treasurecoastyouthsailing.com">http://www.treasurecoastyouthsailing.com</a> or call 772-333-6531.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 30 May 2014 16:29:22 +0000 Drew Mello 44287 at http://wqcs.org Helping children develop through sailing Recruiting new rowers http://wqcs.org/post/recruiting-new-rowers <p>Drew Mello talks with Alix Selinsky with the Treasure Coast Rowing Club.<br /><br />Learn to Row Day will take place on Saturday, June 7 from 9 a.m. until noon at the Treasure Coast Community Rowing Center adjacent to Leighton Park in Palm City.</p><p></p><p></p><p>To find out more click here: <a href="http://treasurecoastrowingclub.com">treasurecoastrowingclub.com</a></p> Fri, 23 May 2014 16:43:58 +0000 Drew Mello 43969 at http://wqcs.org Recruiting new rowers One of Florida’s natural thrills http://wqcs.org/post/one-florida-s-natural-thrills <p></p><p>Drew Mello talks with Rick Herren, Executive Director of Coastal Biology, Inc.</p><p>The Indian River non-profit will be offering educational turtle walks in Vero Beach each Friday and Saturday during June and July out of the Town of Indian River Shores Community Center and The Moorings Club.&nbsp;</p><p>For more information click here: <a href="http://www.coastalbiology.org">www.coastalbiol</a></p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.coastalbiology.org">ogy.org</a></p> Fri, 16 May 2014 14:07:32 +0000 Drew Mello 43629 at http://wqcs.org One of Florida’s natural thrills Celebrating World Ocean Day http://wqcs.org/post/celebrating-world-ocean-day-0 <p>Drew Mello talks with Cristin Ryan, Marine Biology Educator at the Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit, located in the St. Lucie County Aquarium and Bob Hickerson from Treasure Coast Lionfish Safari.</p><p>The Smithsonian will host their annual World Ocean Day celebration at the St. Lucie County Aquarium from 10am-3pm on Saturday June 7th. On the same day, the second annual Treasure Coast Lionfish Safari will take place on the waterfront in Fort Pierce from 2pm-7pm.</p> Fri, 09 May 2014 15:27:47 +0000 Drew Mello 43319 at http://wqcs.org Celebrating World Ocean Day