Treasure Coast Happenings

Treasure Coast Happenings
12:39 pm
Fri March 28, 2014

Cruise for Success

Drew Mello talks with Jim McKenzie, executive director of the Education Foundation of St. Lucie County.

The non-profit foundation raises private funds for programs to support students and teachers in the St. Lucie County School district.

The Cruise for Success fundraiser will be held on Friday, April 25 at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center.

For more information visit: www.educationfoundationstlucie.org

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Treasure Coast Happenings
12:55 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Helping those in need for 50 years

Drew Mello talks with Suzy Hutcheson, executive director of Helping People Succeed.

They serve Treasure Coast residents who need special training, education, employment and living arrangements.

Helping People Succeed will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a community picnic at Indian RiverSide Park in Jensen Beach on Sunday, April 6th.

For more information visit: www.hpsfl.org

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Treasure Coast Happenings
12:38 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

If each one could reach one

Drew Mello talks with Christina Kaiser from Devereux Community Based Care. Devereux is a non-profit organization that oversees child-welfare services in Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee and St. Lucie counties.

They will be hosting four foster-parent recruitment breakfasts in April. Call (772) 873-7800 to register for one of the following complimentary breakfasts.

Indian River County— 8:30 a.m., Tuesday, April 15, at Unity of Vero Beach

Martin County— 8 a.m., Wednesday, April 16, at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church

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Treasure Coast Happenings
1:21 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Celebrating the nation’s first National Wildlife Refuge

Drew Mello talks with Steve Massey, president of Pelican Island Preservation Society.

The 22nd Annual Pelican Island Wildlife Festival will be held Saturday, March 15th at Riverview Park in Sebastian

For more information visit: http://firstrefuge.org/events/wildlifefestival/

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Treasure Coast Happenings
12:12 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

Helping Haitians change Haiti

Drew Mello talks with Kent Annan, co-director of Haiti Partners.Their mission is to help Haitians change Haiti through education.

Haiti Partners will be hosting their Educate & Celebrate fundraiser on Friday, March 7 at The Northern Trust Bank in Vero Beach to help support their work.

For more information visit: www.haitipartners.org

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Treasure Coast Happenings
12:56 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

BookMania!

Drew Mello talks with Priscilla Baldwin, president of the Library Foundation of Martin County.

The foundation’s 20th Edition of BookMania! will take place on Saturday, March 8th, at the Wanda Yarboro Performing Arts Center of Martin County High School.

This free event features panel discussions, readings and book signings with nationally recognized authors.

For more information visit: www.libraryfoundationmc.org

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Treasure Coast Happenings
7:20 am
Mon February 17, 2014

Two science-fair winners

Intro:  What kinds of projects win awards at an academic science fair?  Paul Janensch gives us two examples in this Treasure Coast Essay.

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Treasure Coast Happenings
10:41 am
Fri February 14, 2014

The conversation with Mark Perry continues

Drew Mello continues his conversation with Mark Perry, executive director of Florida Oceanographic Society.

The Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center, a 57-acre marine life nature center, is located on Hutchinson Island in Stuart, opposite the new Elliot Museum.

Florida Oceanographic will be having their 50th year gala Oceans Alive on Saturday, March 22 at the Elliot Museum.

For more information on Florida Oceanographic Society visit:www.floridaocean.org

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Treasure Coast Happenings
12:31 pm
Fri February 7, 2014

A conversation with Mark Perry

Drew Mello talks with Mark Perry, executive director of Florida Oceanographic Society in the first of a two-part conversation.

The Florida Oceanographic Coastal Center, a 57-acre marine life nature center, is located on Hutchinson Island in Stuart, opposite the new Elliot Museum.

Florida Oceanographic will be having their 50th year gala Oceans Alive on Saturday, March 22 at the Elliot Museum.

For more information on Florida Oceanographic Society visit:www.floridaocean.org

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Treasure Coast Happenings
1:13 pm
Fri January 31, 2014

Women helping women

Drew Mello talks with Clair Gibbs and Joan Bowers from P.E.O., a philanthropic organization that celebrates the advancement of women through educational scholarships and grants.

PEO Chapter GW will be hosting their third annual afternoon tea fundraiser on Saturday, February 22 at First United Methodist Church of Melbourne on New Haven Avenue. 

For more information on the afternoon tea contact Barbara at (321) 727-2976. For information on P.E.O visit - www.peointernational.org

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