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Blooming Luau fundraiser today benefits Blooming Pace for Kids

Today

A flowery fundraiser: Blooming Luau, a tropical-themed fundraiser, is from 1-5 p.m. at Beso Del Sol Resort, 1420 Bayshore Blvd., Dunedin, with food, the Tampa Bay Lightning truck, games, hula lessons, fishing, swimming and live music. $55 per person; family 4-pack $150. All proceeds benefit Blooming Place for Kids. For information, call (727) 445-9482 or visit bloomingplaceforkids.org.

Wedding and Bridal Fashion Show: Noon-4 p.m. at the Riverside Venue Special Events Center (the former Louis Pappas restaurant), 10 Dodecanese Blvd., Tarpon Springs. Admission $3 per person. Call (727) 937-2000 or visit theriversidevenue.com.

Monday

Old fashioned bingo: VFW Post 10304 offers early bird games at 6 p.m. and regular games at 7 p.m. every Monday at 724 Tuskawilla St., Clearwater. Call (727) 443-7473.

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 suncoastchorus.com.

Singing is life: The Palm Harbor Crystal-Aires Men's Barbershop four-part harmony chorus invites all male singers to come and see if this hobby might appeal to you. The chorus meets at 6:45 p.m. every Monday at the Palm Harbor Community Center, 1500 16th St. Call Wes at (727) 784-8052 or visit crystalaires.com.

Tuesday

Coin club to meet: The Clearwater Coin Club will meet at 7 p.m. at American Legion Post 7, 1760 Turner St., Clearwater. Call Bob at (727) 688-9871.

Have breakfast: Enjoy a meal of eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, juice and fresh coffee 8:30-9:30 a.m. every Tuesday at the Hale Senior Activity Center, 330 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. Cost is $3 with recreation ID card; $4 without. Call (727) 298-3299.

Make new friends: Upper Pinellas Singles, a group of active seniors 50+, meet at 6 p.m. every Tuesday in the Fellowship Hall of the First United Methodist Church, 421 Main St., Dunedin, for dinner, a program and socializing. Cost is $7. Call (727) 736-4623 or (727) 424-3961.

Tai Chi: Learn the movements of Tai Chi at a relaxed pace 9:30-11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Hale Senior Activity Center, 330 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. $3 with ID card; $4 without. Call (727) 298-3299.

BBQ lunch and movie: Enjoy hamburgers, hot dogs, baked beans, cole slaw and tea at noon in the west parking lot of the Largo Community Center, 65 Fourth St. A movie will follow indoors. Cost is $5. Call (727) 518-3131.

Wednesday

Yes and Peter Frampton: Steve Howe, Chris Squire and Alan White of Yes return to Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater, with songs such as Roundabout, Owner of a Lonely Heart and many more at 7:30 p.m. Co-headlining will be Peter Frampton. Tickets $99.50, $89.50, $69.50 and $49.50. Call (727) 791-7400 or visit rutheckerdhall.com.

Salon meeting: Discuss current events and matters of philosophical import at the next salon gathering at 6:30 p.m. at East Lake Community Library, 4125 East Lake Road. Call (727) 733-2665.

Plant clinic: Talk to professionals about Florida vegetation at a "Master Gardener Plant Clinic" 10 a.m.-2 p.m. every Wednesday at the Palm Harbor Library, 2330 Nebraska Ave. No appointment necessary. Call (727) 784-3332, ext. 3007.

Get medieval: Marcaster (The Sea Fortress) is a local chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism that meets at 6:30 p.m. every second and fourth Wednesday at the Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive. For details call (727) 418-4519.

Thursday

Actors workshops: Professional actor/director Rick Bronson teaches technique, audition strategies, improvisation, cold reading and more 7-9 p.m. today and every other Thursday throughout June, July and August at the Tarpon Springs Heritage Museum, 100 Beekman Lane. $30 per workshop, $150 for all six. Call (727) 942-5605 or visit tarponarts.org.

Blooming Luau fundraiser today benefits Blooming Pace for Kids 06/05/10 [Last modified: Saturday, June 5, 2010 11:50am]
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