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Choose yours 10 a.m.-8 p.m. today through Oct. 31 at the Pumpkin Patch at East Lake United Methodist Church, 2801 East Lake Road. Prices based on size. Call (727) 784-9250. Today

Furry, feathered fun: Sesame Street Live presents When Elmo Grows Up at 1 and 4:30 p.m. at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 111 N McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. General admission $12, $16; Premium seats $22; Gold Circle $32. Call (727) 791-7400, or visit

Hispanic Heritage Festival: Concert at noon at Coachman Park, 150 Drew St., Clearwater featuring Victor Manuelle, XTreme, Tito Nieves and Angel & Khriz. Event also includes activities for children, exhibitors, concessions and more. Advance adult tickets $13; $15 at the gate; children 10 and younger free. No coolers, food or drinks, pets, fireworks, umbrellas, tents or canopies allowed. Call (727) 562-4700 or (727) 562-4550.

Pamper your pet: Bring your dog for a wash at the second annual "Washing Paws for the Cause," a fundraiser for Dunedin Dog Rescue, 2-8 p.m. at Got Wine and Cigars, 662 Main St., Dunedin. Call (813) 205-1056 or visit

Opening reception: Artists' Way Cooperative Gallery will host an artist's reception for members of the Gulf Coast Artists' Alliance featuring caricatures by Bruce Norris 2-5 p.m. at 1403 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Exhibit ends Oct. 29. Call (727) 446-1708.

Country Breakfast: The fundraiser will take place 8:30-11:30 a.m. at the Palm Harbor Community Center, 1500 16th St. $4 for members; $4.50 nonmembers; $2 for children 10 and younger. Call (727) 771-6000.

Toe-tapping rhythms: The Suncoast Dixieland Jazz Society, Inc. presents "Kid Dutch and his New Orleans Music" 1-4 p.m. at Banquet Masters, 8100 Park Blvd., Pinellas Park. $15 guests; $10 members. Call (727) 724-3379.

Sunday bingo: Games start at 12:30 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus, 1251 San Christopher Drive, Dunedin. Smoking and nonsmoking halls. Call Pat McGehee at (727) 797-3704.

Scottish Country dancing: Sundays at the Scottish American Society Hall, 917 Louden Ave., Dunedin. Newcomer class 6-7 p.m.; social dancing 7-9:30 p.m. No partner necessary. Call Val Wade at (727) 947-4668.


In harmony: The Florida Suncoast Men's Barbershop Chorus is expanding its membership and looking for tenors, leads, baritones and basses who enjoy singing four-part barbershop harmony. The group meets at 6:30 p.m. every Monday at Crossroads Christian Church, 1645 Seminole Blvd., Largo. Call Clyde at (727) 736-7999 or visit

Fun for kids: Children in grades K-5 can participate in fitness and game skills taught in individual and group settings 4:40-5:30 p.m. every Monday and Wednesday at Cypress Forest Recreation Center, 650 Pine Ave. N, Oldsmar. Free with rec card; $1.50 per class without. Athletic clothes and shoes required. Register in advance by calling (813) 749-1151.

Homegrown talent: An exhibition of works by the "Artists of 34689" will be on display today through Nov. 24 at the Tarpon Springs Cultural Center, 101 S Pinellas Ave. Center hours are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday; noon-4 p.m. Saturday. Closed Nov. 11. Free admission. Call (727) 942-5605 or visit


Show seeks talent: The Senior Talent Show is scheduled for 7-9 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Dunedin Community Center, 1920 Pinehurst Road and is auditioning performers age 50 and older 5-8 p.m. today at the Hale Activity Center, 330 Douglas Ave., Dunedin, and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at the Safety Harbor Community Center, 650 Ninth Ave. Call (727) 812-4530.

Find a bargain: The Ladies Auxiliary of the Knights of Columbus will have a rummage sale 9:15 a.m.-3 p.m. at St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church, 2757 Alderman Road, Palm Harbor. Call Phyllis at (727) 787-9553 or Terri at (727) 781-2425.

Opera video: The operetta classic Die Csardasfurstin, starring Anna Moffo and Rene Kollo, will be shown at 1:30 p.m. in the video center of the Leepa Rattner Museum, 600 Klosterman Road, Tarpon Springs. Free. Call (727) 784-9512.

Author to speak: Young adult author, Catherine Gilbert Murdock, will discuss her newest novel, Princess Ben, and other works at 7 p.m. at Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. Free. Call (727) 441-8408 or visit

Briefs: Community events 10/11/08 [Last modified: Monday, October 13, 2008 3:38pm]
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