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Casting call: The Dunedin Showcase Theater announces auditions for the western/comedy, Shakespeare Wranglers of Armadillo, Texas, at 7 p.m. today and Thursday at the Dunedin Community Center, 1920 Pinehurst Road. Needed are seven men and four women ages 25-60, and townspeople of all ages. Call (727) 417-0035 or e-mail

Healthy pets: Learn how to prevent pet obesity at the PetFit Tour from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at Westlake Animal Hospital, 39564 U.S. 19 N, Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 938-1575 or visit

Free movie: The Tarpon Springs Recreation Department will show the film Michael Clayton at 1 p.m. today at the Tarpon Springs Community Center, 400 S Walton Ave. Call (727) 942-5628.

Auditions: Try out for a part in the 20th annual Tarpon Springs Talent Show from 4 to 6 p.m. today or 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday and March 13 at the Tarpon Springs Community Center, 400 S Walton Ave. Bring all necessary materials. Reserve audition time by calling (727) 942-5648.

MS support group: The North Pinellas MS Self Help Group will meet at 7 p.m. today at the Hospice of the Florida Suncoast, 2675 Tampa Road, Palm Harbor. Neurologist Dr. Harish Patel will discuss multiple sclerosis and headaches. Jenna Labadie, the National MS Society's director of public policy, will talk about changing the views of the Florida Legislature in regard to multiple sclerosis. The event is free, but reservations are required. Call Bud Llewellyn at (727) 698-4346 or Eileen Smith at (727) 773-1313.

Education talk: Pinellas County school superintendent Clayton Wilcox will discuss county education issues when the Rotary Club of East Lake Sunrise will meet at 7:30 a.m. Thursday at the Tarpon Woods Golf and Country Club, 1100 Tarpon Woods Blvd., East Lake. All are welcome. Breakfast for nonmembers costs $15. Visit or call Roger Johnson at (727) 781-5555.


Dog training: If that new puppy is digging up the back yard, Puppy Manners can help. A six-week session begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Dunedin Community Center, 1920 Pinehurst Road. The course includes basic manners and socialization activities for puppies ages 10 to 16 weeks. Cost is $65 for Dunedin residents and $80 for nonresidents. Call (727) 812-4530.


Barbershop concert: The Florida Suncoast Barbershop Chorus will give its annual concert at 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday at the James B. White Performing Arts Center on the campus of Clearwater Central Catholic High School, 2750 Haines-Bayshore Road, Clearwater. In addition to favorites sung by the Suncoast Chorus, the concert will feature a champion quartet known as My Three Sons and the Ditchfield Family Singers. Tickets are $14 and $20, and 10 percent group discounts are available for purchases of 10 or more tickets for either show. Call (727) 787-0015 to order tickets or for more information.

Free flights for kids: The Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 282 will host a Young Eagles Flight Rally where young people ages 8 to 17 will have an opportunity to fly with an experienced volunteer pilot Saturday. Flights begin at 9 a.m. at Clearwater Airpark, 1000 N Hercules Ave. The rally is part of the EAA Young Eagles Program, created to interest young people in aviation. The rally will also include a pancake breakfast with orange juice and coffee. For information, check out Clearwater's Young Eagles Flight Rally's Web site or call Ed Dolezal at 647-2661.


Dunedin Historical Museum: has extended the "Honeymoon Isle" exhibit through March 15, detailing the island's history when it was used as a honeymoon resort in the late 1930s and 1940s. Museum is at 349 Main St. Call (727) 733-4081 or e-mail

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Bring a sample of your poetry, essays or humorous writing to the Palm Harbor Writers Group and meet published members at 6:30 today at the Palm Harbor Community Activity Center, 1500 16th St. Call (727) 771-6000.

Send calendar information to or fax it to (727) 445-4119.

Briefs: Calendar 03/03/08 [Last modified: Thursday, October 28, 2010 9:24am]
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