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Things to do Wednesday, March 26

With all the talk about St. Pete’s Al Lang Field going away, we shouldn’t forget Bright House Networks Field is a pretty good place to catch a game.

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With all the talk about St. Pete’s Al Lang Field going away, we shouldn’t forget Bright House Networks Field is a pretty good place to catch a game.

To do today

Spring training baseball It's the last week, so play hooky while there's still time. Today, the Toronto Blue Jays play the Cincinnati Reds at 1:05 p.m. at Knology Park, 373 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. $13-$24. (727) 733-0429. Or you can catch the Philadelphia Phillies' final home game against the New York Yankees at 1:05 p.m. today at Bright House Networks Field, 601 N Old Coachman Road, Clearwater. $10-$32. (727) 467-4457. phillies.mlb.com.

Free coffee To celebrate its grand opening, Kahwa Cafe is pouring free coffee today from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 475 Second St. N in St. Petersburg. The cafe is owned by the roasters of coffee and specialty blends for high-end restaurants such as the Don CeSar and Ceviche. It will serve cappuccino, latte and espresso, as well as pastries, iced coffee, frozen granita, and teas. The cafe will also sell its coffee blends by the pound.

Gallery Talk Artist Sarah M. Hudgins discusses her work today at 1:30 p.m. at Eckerd College's Lewis House, 4200 54th Ave. S, St. Petersburg. Free.

Comedy You have a couple of choices tonight. There's Kenny Smith, a likable young comic who is a favorite on college radio stations. See him tonight at 8 at the Improv Comedy Theater, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. $8. (813) 864-4000. tampaimprov.com. Or check out California comic Jay Hewlett, who performs regularly in Los Angeles at the Comedy Store, The Improv and the Ice House. He performs at 9:30 p.m. at Coconuts Comedy Club Tradewinds Sandpiper Resort, 6000 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach. $15. (727) 360-5653. coconutscomedyclubs.com.

— Sharon Kennedy Wynne wynne@tampabay.com

Coming up

Caballeros Dominoes Tournament Another old-is-new-again trend, dominoes is gaining popularity with the reggaeton generation. The competition Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Centro Asturiano de Tampa will have a couple dozen two-person teams competing for a $100 gift card to Columbia Restaurant and bragging rights. Free coffee and pastries at 1913 Nebraska Ave., Tampa, (813) 229-2214; www.centroasturianotampa.org. Registration is $25 per two-person team. Dominoes will be provided.

Earth Hour If sacrificing for Earth Day is too much, give Earth Hour a try on Saturday. This worldwide campaign to increase awareness of global warming will be 8 p.m. to 9 p.m., when people and businesses are asked to turn off their lights in support of efforts to reduce greenhouse gases.

— Sharon Kennedy Wynne wynne@tampabay.com

Things to do Wednesday, March 26 03/25/08 [Last modified: Tuesday, March 25, 2008 11:48pm]
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