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St. Johns Cultural CouncilSt. Johns County Cultural Council, the county’s designated local arts agency, periodically reports upcoming cultural events to local Historic City News reporters for the benefit of our readers.

Stained Glass Classes
Wednesday, September 08, 2010
Wednesday, October 20, 2010
5:30PM to 7:30PM
2745 Industry Center Rd. #6, Saint Augustine Phone: 904-669-5388
Event Pricing: $150.00 plus a lab fee of $50.00
You will complete a beautiful stained glass panel and learn cutting, shaping, copper foil technique, solder and finishing.

Watercolor Class at Riverview Club
790 Christina Drive, St. Augustine Phone: 904-4632
Thursday, September 09, 2010
Thursday, October 14, 2010
9a.m. and 1p.m.
Event Pricing: $70 for 5 week series
Watercolor classes will take place on September 9, 16, 30, October 7, 14 by awarded watercolor artist, Shirley De Pasquale. Classe times are at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Thursdays at the Riverview Club in the Shores. Composition, color theory, and design will be covered via weekly lectures, demonstrations and handouts. Cost is $70 for the 5-week series. Go to to view her work. Call Shirley at 461-4632.

The Power of Decision
Center for Spiritual Living, 1795 Old Moultrie Rd., St. Augustine, FL Phone: (904) 825.3600
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
Tuesday, November 02, 2010
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Event Pricing: $115.00 Members, $125.00 Guests
This 8 week class will teach students techniques to consciously make decisions to accomplish their life goals. Preview first class with no obligation. For more information go to or call (904) 825.3600.

Poetry in Motion Art Exhibit
n.a, St. Augustine Phone: n.a
Sunday, September 19, 2010
Friday, December 17, 2010
Poetry in Morion Art Exhibit is the collaboration of Charlotte Martin and Judy James art and poetry of their inner and outer discoveries.
go to or call (04-825-3600

Murder in the Olde City
San Marco , St. Augustine Phone: 904-825-1164
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Wednesday, October 13, 2010
7:00 p.m dinner followed by show at 8:00
Event Pricing: $39.95
Wed. night shows and a special show on October 21 features a sumptuous sit-down dinner and professional performers in full period attire. Set in the 1880’s St. Augustine,it has murder,scandal love and deceit and also combines history and storytelling…it is a local favorite!

Wood Carving with Chuck Hooper
179 Marine Street, Saint Augustine Phone: 904.209.3643
Friday, September 24, 2010
Friday, October 29, 2010
12:30-2 PM
Event Pricing: $50
Wood Sculpture with Chuck HooperRiver House is offering an amazing chance to learn the unique art of wood carving. Local sculptor Chuck Hooper will be teaching wood sculpture at River House. With Chuck’s guidance you will create your very own relief wood carving. River House would like to make art accessible to seniors regardless of income limitations. With the support of the St. Johns County Cultural Council serving St. Johns County, and the State of the Arts License Plate Program, we are proud to offer scholarships for two students to this class.

The Crucible
Limelight Theatre 11 Old Mission Ave., St. Augustine Phone: 904-825-1164
Friday, September 24, 2010
Sunday, October 17, 2010
Event Pricing: $25 for adults,senior/military discounts
Arthur Miller’s, chilling dramatic look at the Salem Witch trials.

Navy Jazz Ensemble at the SJC Pier Pavilion
350 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine Beach Phone: 904-347-8007
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Event Pricing: Free concert.
Navy Jazz Ensemble plays big band sound jazz. Dinner available from Sunset Grille.

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