Treasure Coast Happenings

If you are involved with an area non-profit and would like to be featured on Treasure Coast Happenings get in touch with Mike Fitzgerald:  mfitzger@irsc.edu.  

“Holiday for Heroes” American Red Cross

Sep 19, 2019

This week on Treasure Coast Happenings join Mike as he speaks with Susan Brodeur of the American Red Cross about the annual “Holiday for Heroes” campaign. The Red Cross with your assistance will collect items for care packages for the men and women that serve in the Unites States armed forces all across the globe.

Martin Counties “Dancing with the Stars”

Sep 12, 2019

This week on Treasure Coast Happenings we will be speaking with Chief Executive Officer, Samantha Suffich of Martin County Healthy Start Coalition discussing the big fund raiser of the year, Martin Counties “Dancing with the Stars”. The aim of this event is to make sure every baby born in Martin County is happy and healthy with a beautiful start to life that begins with check up’s for mom, screenings, child birth and pregnancy education so both mom and baby get the care and support they need.

Port St. Lucie Crosstown Parkway Bridge Opening

Aug 29, 2019

This week on Treasure Coast Happenings Mike Fitzgerald will be talking with Sarah Prohaska and Beth Zsoka from the City of Port St. Lucie about the brand new Crosstown Parkway Bridge which officially opens to the public on Saturday September 28th.

The city of Port St. Lucie will be celebrating with a Dedication Ceremony, Ribbon Cutting, a large block party, and a lot more that you’ll hear about on 88.9 WQCS and here on WQCS.org

The Legendary Art of Ivo David

Aug 22, 2019

Ivo David has been a large part of the art world for a very long time, wearing his trademark yellow hat this 85 year old’s art can be viewed at some of Italy’s finest museums.

We’ll discuss his early beginnings from the time he was a child to his current projects and how he has touched the world with the stroke of his brush.  Ivo David on this week’s Treasure Coast Happenings heard exclusively on 88.9 WQCS and on WQCS.com

See Ivo's work at www.Ivodavidfineart.com or simply Click this link

"Operation Kid Safe" With Mark Bott

Aug 15, 2019

Mark Bott is the Director of "Operation Kid Safe" he has worked with John Walshin protecting kids and informing parents on what to have on hand in case of an emergency. Mark is the founder of Operation Kid Safe which is an internationally known child safety advocate program for the last     18 years.  Mark is also the creator of the AMBER ALERT SYSTEM.

Pirates & Pearls Garden Bash for Molly's House

Aug 8, 2019

Pirates & Pearls Garden Bash for Molly’s House

On September 21st, 2019 between 5pm – 10pm you can take part in an extraordinary fund raiser to help support Molly’s House.

The evening will be filled with Pirates, mermaids and live music along with a silent auction.

Bill West, CEO of Molly’s House is this week’s special guest.

The American Red Cross is Always Ready to Serve

Aug 1, 2019

Join us this week when Treasure Coast Happenings talks with Logan Spacek, the disaster Program Specialist from the American Red Cross.  The Red Cross is always on hand when an emergency strikes, whether it’s a hurricane or other tragedy that touches your life.  Listen in and find out how the American Red Cross is always at the ready. 

Hurricane Shelter Volunteers Needed

Jul 25, 2019

This week on Treasure Coast Happenings join us as we talk with Susan Brodeur of the American Red Cross.  We will discuss dealing with emergencies along with the need for trained shelter volunteers.  Do you know where your nearest shelter is?  Do you have a pet that you’ll need to take care of during emergencies?  We’ll touch on these topics on Treasure Coast Happenings this weekend on 88.9 WQCS.

Indian River County Libraries for Children

Jul 18, 2019

So, your kids are bored out of their little minds…  and if you have to hear there’s nothing to do one more time you’re going to lose your mind, but then you have a flashback to your childhood and when you told your parents you were bored they would say READ A BOOK! 

Aha!  This week on Treasure Coast Happenings join us as we speak with Patti Fuchs from the Indian River public libraries children’s programs where we will discuss what’s going on for the remainder of the summer that will keep your little tikes happy and you a little bit saner.

St. Lucie Cultural Alliance

Jul 11, 2019

This week on Treasure Coast Happenings with Mike Fitzgerald join us as we speak with Lisa Fitz-Coy of the St. Lucie Cultural Alliance where we discuss the definitions of art, from visual arts, performing arts, dance and music, literary, commercial and historical art.  If you are a local artist this is a show you’ll want to tune in for.

Florida Oceanographic Society

Jun 26, 2019
Florida Oceanographic Society

On Treasure Coast Happenings this week we will be speaking to Mark Perry of the Florida Oceanographic Society about a variety of subjects including the celebration of their One-Millionth visitor to the Coastal Center.  Sea Turtle nesting and Hatching Season is underway and we will discuss how can you help protect the hatchlings along the beaches.  We will also discuss the month of July being Sharks and Rays month at the Florida Oceanographic So

Chili Cook-Off for Boys & Girls Club

Jun 19, 2019

Are your taste buds ready for some fun?  We hope so because the Chili Cook off is coming to St. Lucie County with proceeds going to the Boys & Girls Club.  This years Chili Cook Off's theme will be "Books" and you'll enjoy your favorites as they come to life, from Harry Potter to Dr. Suess.  

American Red Cross "Be Prepared"

Jun 13, 2019

This week on Treasure Coast Happenings we'll be speaking with Susan Brodeur of the American Red Cross, the topic is "Be Prepared" and not just for hurricane season but for any disaster that may strike at a moments notice.  What should you have on hand?  Do you have all of your paperwork saved to a thumb drive?

World Oceans Day

Jun 7, 2019

Restoring "Village Beautification Day"

Jun 4, 2019

The public is invited to participate in the restoring of the (Click this link for further details) Village Beautification Day this Saturday (June 8th) from 7am at the corner of 25th Street and Avenue C in Fort Pierce.  Bring tools of you have them and assist with Painting, Landscaping, Mulching, and Trash Pickup.

Restoring the Village is part of the Lighthouse Foundation

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