Friday: February 5
GREAT SOUTHERN CRACKER ROAD SHOW
Ms. Owens is the author of The Cracker Kitchen: A Cookbook in Celebration of Cornbread-Fed, Down Home Family Stories and Cuisine; My Brother Michael; and Myra Sims.
Mr. Sims is the author of three books including the award-winning Cracker: The Cracker Culture in Florida History and Borders of Paradise. Previous work included being the feature columnist with the Orlando Sentinel and a PBS television host for Florida Crackerbarrel.
Don't know what a Cracker is? Well a Cracker is a Florida native.
PARENTS' NIGHT OUT
The St. Augustine Alligator Farm and the Limelight Theatre are teaming up to bring fun to kids and adults. From 6-10 p.m., kids (ages 5-12) can enjoy pizza, hands-on animal presentations, a twilight zoo tour, crafts and games while parents see the entertaining production of Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill. The $50 cost includes two adult tickets to the Limelight Theatre's evening performance and admission for one child to the special evening at the Alligator Farm. Each additional child is $25. For reservations, call Katie at 904-824-3337 extension 29.
FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK
The first Friday of every month from 5 to 9 p.m. is one of St. Augustine's most popular cultural events. Over 20 participating art galleries in downtown historic St. Augustine stay open late and provide the latest exhibits, music, entertainment and refreshments. St. Augustine Sightseeing Trains and Old Town Trolleys offer a complimentary shuttle service to most of the galleries. Shuttles run on a continuous loop every 30 minutes. For more information, call 904.829.0065 or visit www.artgalleriesofstaugustine.com.
Barbara Jenness takes joy in assisting people in buying or selling their home or land in northeast Florida (St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra, and Jacksonville). She is a community activist and leader serving as President of Friends of A1A 2008-2010, Past President of Scenic & Historic A1A in St. Johns County for over 10 years, and past vice-president of Vilano Beach Main Street (North Shores Improvement Association). She is a past president for WCR in St. Augustine and a member of South Ponte Vedra Civic Association, Porpoise Point, Serenata Beach Club, and Palencia. She founded and is a Past President of the St. Augustine Regional Council (StAR Council) to promote the St. Augustine area to individuals outside the region.
Awards: REALTOR of the Year, Businesswoman of the Year, SPIRIT Award Passion, Five-Star Best in Client Satisfaction-7 Years Winner