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A wet treasure hunt, artists' showcase and free July Fourth happenings


Kids can seek treasure in the pool, on the land

Largo's Splashes Treasure Hunt, for children 10 and younger, will be held 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Highland Family Aquatic Center, 400 Highland Ave. Children will hunt for hidden treasure on land and in the water. The event will include beads, free hot dogs and tours of a pirate ship provided by Ye Mystic Krewe of Santa Margarita. A discount rate of $12 for groups of 10 will be offered. For information, visit

Check out artists at Saturday FLAIR events

FLAIR for the Arts: "Featuring Local Artistic and Innovative Renderings" will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on select Saturdays starting this week through August in Ulmer Park, 301 W Bay Drive. Mediums include painting, photography and sculpting, poetry music and short movies. In addition to this Saturday, other dates will be July 25 and Aug. 22. For more information, visit or call (727) 587-6740, ext. 5017.

Say Happy Birthday to nation at the park

The city of Largo will hold its free Independence Day celebration on July 4 at Largo Central Park. Entertainment will begin at 7 p.m. Fireworks begin at 9. For information, visit

A wet treasure hunt, artists' showcase and free July Fourth happenings 06/20/09 [Last modified: Saturday, June 20, 2009 4:31am]
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