2018 Events


9:00 am  POWER Walk- Official Start of Power of Florence.  Mayor Henry will officially start the walk, which begins at the Florence Christian Church.  Wear your Power of Florence shirt!  Shirts are $10 each, sweatshirts are $25 and available while they last at beginning of walk.


9:00 am  The Florence Garden Club will be Weeding and Beautifying Gallagher's Park


9:00 am Delta Gamma will be cleaning and beautifying the tennis courts and surrounding park area at 35th Street.

    

10:00-12:00 pm Scotch Broom Removal: Help remove invasive Scotch Broom at Heceta Dunes (corner of Joshua Lane and Nautilus)  Bring water, gloves, sunscreen and tools (such as loppers, hand pruners and small hand saws).  Dogs are welcomed.  Sponsored by the U.S. Forest Service.


10:00-2:00 pm C.R.O.W will hold a Costume Garage Sale.


11:00- 3:00 pm Florence Regency will be having a Carnival with booths, games, dunk tank, and bounce house.


1:00-4:00 pm  Van Fans Ice Cream Social at the Florence Events Center.  Serving homemade pie & ice cream with live music and entertainment tickets $5 each.


Party in the Parking Lot Events- at Grocery Outlet


11:00 -2:00 pm Party in the Parking Lot:  With Mike Bones as your MC and Live Music and Entertainment by the C.R.O.W Summer Camp Kids and Jason Wood’s voice students.


10:00 - 2:00 pm  Florence/Siuslaw Lion's Club - FREE Health Screening will offer screening stations for vision, glaucoma, blood pressure, and blood sugar in the lobby of City Light Cinema.


10:00-2:00 pm  Foursquare Church will be Accepting new/gently used clothing donations, especially, jackets, hoodies, sweats and jeans to benefit the Better Living Center.


10:00-5:00 pm Habitat for Humanity ReStore:  Come and Shop and make a difference. Habitat ReStore is a nonprofit home improvement store and donation center


11:00 - 2:00 pm Oregon Coast Military Museum - T-shirts for sale to raise money to support the museum.  


11:00- 2:00 pm  Oregon Coast Military Museum Military vehicles and historical weapons on display.


11:00-2:00 pm Public Works Department Vehicles on display for kids and adults to explore and learn more about.

 

11:00-2:00 pm Florence Police Department Vehicles on display for kids and adults to explore and learn more about.

 

11:00-2:00 pm State Police Vehicles on display for kids and adults to explore and learn more about.


11:00-2:00 pm Siuslaw Valley Fire and Rescue Ladder Truck on display for kids and adults to explore and learn more about.

 

11:00-2:00 pm Florence Food Share: Beavers vs. Ducks Food Collecting Contest.  Collecting food for the Florence Food Share.

 

11:00-2:00 pm  Hamburger & Hotdog BBQ benefiting Oregon Coast Humane Society

 

11:00-2:00 pm   “Stuff the Van”- Pet food drive for Oregon Coast Humane Society

 

11:00-3:00 pm  Power of Florence T-shirt, sweatshirt, and hat sale- Get yours while they last!

 

11:00 - 3:00 pm FB4K's (Food Backpacks for Kids) Will be Giving out water bottles and selling snacks such as Oreo's, Rice Krispy Bars, chips, etc.


11:00-2:00 Can and Bottle Drive- Collecting refundable cans and bottles to raise money for Food Backpacks for Kids.

 

11:00-3:00 pm  Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) informational booth in the Grocery Outlet parking lot  

 

11:00- 3:00 pm P.T.A. will have an informational booth in the Grocery Outlet parking lot and will be Collecting Emergency Items for Siuslaw Schools

 

11:00- 3:00 pm Cancer Health and Education Group will have an informational booth in the Grocery Outlet parking lot  


11:00- 2:00 pm Lemonade stand to support Siuslaw Valley Outreach Center


11:00 -2:00  Florence Recyclers - free dishware (for loan) program

11:00-4:00 pm Habitat for Humanity donations: Clean out your own garage and bring in donations of used fixtures, sinks, faucets, windows, doors, etc.  lighting, scrap lumber, plumbing parts, and so much more.

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