The bicycle group alternates their bike rides between Ft. Clinch and the south end of the island from the Verandah restaurant parking lot.
Second and Fourth Monday at 9:00 am
Members participate in a 4 mile walk at various locations on and near the island to promote fitness and friendship. There are no walks in July and August.
Every Tuesday, times vary
The golfers meet at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation (no membership is required). Clinics are available for new golfers. Note that advance reservations are required to play.
Days and times vary
Members enjoy paddling on the beautiful waterways of Amelia Island and St. Mary’s, GA, on guided kayak trips. No experience necessary – beginners are always welcome!
Every Monday at 11:00 am
A pickleball clinic and play time is offered every Monday at Summer Beach courts.
Every Tuesday at 8:00 am May through October;
11:00 am November through April
This group meets at the city tennis courts for a 1-hour group lesson and ½ hour free play.
FOOD AND WINE
Second Tuesday at 9:30 am
The coffee is designed to allow prospective members and new members meet some current club members and learn more about the club.
Dinner for Eight
Fourth Saturday at 6:00 pm
Monthly dinner parties for 6-8 people are held at multiple homes on the same night. This event is for singles or couples. Dinner guests will be asked to either host, or provide a main or side dish, or bring dessert and a bottle of wine.
One Thursday each month at 6:30 pm
A different local restaurant is chosen each month for this dinner gathering.
Days and times vary
This group participates in a monthly event which may involve food sampling and recipes, preparation and lectures by local food merchants, wine tastings, etc.
Mix and Mingle
Second Saturday, times vary
These monthly event gatherings are at members’ homes. Everyone brings their drink of choice and an appetizer. Spouses/partners are welcome. Quarterly a ladies only event is also offered.
Second Sunday Brunch
Second Sunday at 11:00 am
This group enjoys a leisurely brunch together once a month at various local restaurants.
TRIPS AND OUTINGS
Days and times vary.
Gadabouts is a group that meets once or twice a month to explore the local area.
Travel Near and Far
Event days and times vary
Day trips and overnight trips are offered to local destinations.
Every Wednesday at 9:30 am
New players and all levels are welcome. We meet at the Surf Restaurant.
Third Monday at 1:30 pm
Bunko is an easy dice game of chance that fosters relationships, as you are always changing partners.
Every Wednesday at 1:00 pm
Canasta is a card game for two to six people. New players and all levels are welcome. You do not need to know how to play – we will teach you.
Second Friday at 7:00 pm
Euchre is a fun card game that is played with a partner. Euchre clinics will be offered. Spouses/partners are welcome.
Every Tuesday at 1:00 pm
You must have an American Mahjongg card to play. Lessons are given once a year.
Every Monday at 1:00 pm
Also known as Pennies for Heaven, this is a card game within the Canasta family. Each player is dealt a hand of cards, called pennies, which can be picked up only when the player has completed a canasta.
Second Tuesday at 1:00 pm
We play the Texas Hold’em style of poker. This is easy to learn and new players are welcome.
Third Thursday at 2:00 pm
A pre-selected book is discussed in detail.
Third Tuesday at 9:30 am
This event is for musical novices interested in increasing their knowledge of classical music. We listen to a piece of classical music, then discuss it.
One Friday each month at 10:30 pm
Members engage in educational presentations and discussions on various financial topics of interest at this monthly gathering.
Third Thursday at 10:00 am
This group addresses different aspects of gardening on the First Coast.
Read and Share
Third Tuesday at 2:00 pm
Participants meet in homes and around town to discuss books they have read. Just enough information about a book is revealed to help determine if you would be interested in reading it.
Third Friday at 10:30 am
We embrace stitchers of all levels of expertise and we explore knitting, crochet, cross stitch, needlepoint, sewing, quilting and more. Demonstrations and sharing are encouraged.
THEATRE AND MOVIES
One Tuesday and/0r Saturday a month
This group selects an afternoon movie to enjoy together, then dinner for social time and conversation about the movie.
Days and times vary
Members interested in theatre attend monthly live theater or movie events. Selections are made from local and surrounding area theatres.
First Friday at 1:30 pm
Community Service is the fund raising arm of the Club, donating to local charities throughout the year. It raises money through 50/50 raffles and special events. It also supports Bingo for ARC bi-monthly