This is Heartland Happenings, your guide to local events throughout the community:
Highlands County's Military Spouse Support Group meets every Thursday at 6 PM at 1st Place Insurance at 3214 US Highway 27 South in Sebring. For more information call Annette at 314-6000.
Sebring's Downtown Sidewalk Garage Sale will be held every Saturday starting at 7 AM. For more information or to have a space call Linda's Books at 382-2649 or visit www.DowntownSebring.org
The Highlands Museum of the Arts presents Captured: Downtown Sebring, Local Photography Exhibit through September 10th. For more information visit www.HighlandsArtLeague.org
Destination Downtown Sebring will host a Back to School Juice Box and Wine Walk on Friday, August 14th from 5 to 8 PM. For more information visit www.DestinationDowntownSebring.com
The Sebring Saturday Night Cruise will be held on Saturday, August 8th on the Circle in Sebring. See classic cars, enjoy entertainment, food and much more. For more information, visit www.SebringCruise.com
Henscratch Farms and Winery presents the 15th Annual Grape Stomp Festival on Saturday, August 8th from 10 AM to 2 PM. Come and enjoy entertainment by the Redneck Joe Band, wine and cheese samples, Lucille Ball Lookalike Contest, food, shopping and much more. Admission is $6.00 with kids 6 and under free. For more information call 699-2060 or visit www.henscratchfarms.com
Sebring Church of the Brethren's 3rd Annual Back-To-School Summer Splash will be held on Saturday, August 8th from 11 AM to 2 PM. Everyone is welcome to enjoy water slides, fun games, free food, drawings, free school supplies and much more. The church is located at 700 South Pine Street. For more information call 253-1098.
#BACKCHAT for middle and high school students will be held at South Florida State College University Center on Friday, August 8th from 2 to 5 PM. This free event is your time to talk back and enjoy free food, Mean Tweets, Pros N Cons and much more. #BACKCHAT is sponsored by Drug Free Highlands, SFSC, Teen Outreach Program, and Verizon.
The Moose Lodge #2259 on Highway 98 presents George & Company on Friday, August 14th from 6 to 9 PM and on Saturday, August 15th George & Company will be joined by Rodell. Members and guests are welcome to come and enjoy these great entertainers.
Faith Lutheran Church of Sebring presents Community Movie Night featuring "One Church" on Saturday, August 22nd at 6 PM. Former prisoner of war, Jessica Lynch will be in attendance. For more information visit www.OneChurchFilm.com
The CAMP JOY Highlands County 5K will be held at Sebring International Raceway on Friday, August 28th. A four-person relay will be held at 10 PM and the individual 5K will be held at midnight. Sign up early to save. For more information email Christi Bobo at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 863-840-0902.
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
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.