This is Heartland Happenings, your guide to local events throughout the community:
Highlands County's Military Spouse Support Group meets every Thursday at 6PM at 1st Place Insurance at 3214 US Highway 27 South in Sebring. For more information call Annette at 314-6000.
The Champion for Children Foundation will host a Service Club Challenge Battle of the Brains on Friday, July 10th at 7 PM at the Circle Theatre. If you think your club has the smartest members join this trivia night challenge. For more information or an entry form visit www.circletheatreevents.com
The Sun N Lake Fireworks have been rescheduled for Friday, July 10th at 9 PM. For more information call 382-2196.
The Formula and Automobile Racing Association presents the Sebring 500 at Sebring International Raceway on Saturday, July 11th and Sunday, July 12th. For tickets and more information visit www.farausa.com
Crossroads Community Church in Avon Park presents Crossroads Night at the Movies featuring "The Lego Movie" on Saturday, July 11th at 6 PM. This free family fun event will also include popcorn and water. For more information call 453-4453.
Central Florida Striders presents the Second Summer Sunrise 5K Series with races Saturday, July 18th and August 1st starting at 7 AM at Highlands Hammock State Park. For an entry form or more information email Chet Brojek at email@example.com
Battle of the Bands Part 2 will be held on Saturday, July 18th from 12 to 8 PM at the Moose Lodge 2494. Enjoy live music, raffles, food and much more. Proceeds will benefit Veteran's Square and the Moose Lodge. This event is open to the public.
Lake Placid's 25th Annual Caladium Festival will be held on July 24th, 25th and 26th on Friday and Saturday from 10 AM to 5 PM and on Sunday from 10 AM to 3 PM. Come and shop for bulbs, plants, arts and crafts, enjoy entertainment, bus tours, food, refreshments and much more. On Saturday, you can also enjoy the 19th Annual Car and Bike Show to be held at DeVane Park. For more information visit, www.VisitLakePlacidFlorida.com or call 465-4331.
The Dr. Tom McDonald Caladium Festival 5K will be held on Saturday, July 25th at 7:30 AM at the First Presbyterian Church on North Lake Avenue in Lake Placid. Proceeds will benefit Samaritan's Touch Care Center. For more information call 465-2742, find Samaritan's Touch Care Center on Facebook or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Faith Lutheran Church will be showing the movie "Do You Believe?" on Saturday, July 25th at 6 PM. The church is located at 2740 Lakeview Drive in Sebring. For more information call 385-7848.
The Greater Sebring Chamber of Commerce presents Sizzlin' Summer Spin 'N Win on Thursday, July 30th from 6 to 9 PM at the Island View Restaurant. Spin 'N Win for prizes, enjoy food and drinks, games and much more. For more information call 385-8448 or visit http://tinyurl.com/sebringchamberspinnwin
The Edge Sparkles and Stache Dash 5K Sparkle Fun Run will be held on Saturday, September 12th at Sun N Lake Recreational Complex. For more information call 471-0085 or visit www.edgecheercenter.com
The Sebring Saturday Night Cruise will be held the second Saturday of each month on the Circle in Sebring. See classic cars, enjoy entertainment, food and much more. For more information, visit www.SebringCruise.com
Sebring's Downtown Community Sidewalk Garage Sale will be held on the 3rd Saturday of each month starting at 7 AM. For more information or to have a space call Linda's Books at 382-2649.
That's Heartland Happenings. If your group or organization has an event coming up, please let us know. Fax your information to 863-382-1982, or you can mail your information to Heartland Happenings, c/o Cohan Radio Group, 3750 US Highway 27N, Suite 1, Sebring, FL 33870. Keep it here on your favorite Cohan Radio Group Radio Station.