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Clearwater events calendar, Feb. 22


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Get centered: The Clear Water Zen Center, located on the grounds of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Clearwater, 2476 Nursery Road, offers meditation, dharma talk, chanting and tea 8:30-10:30 a.m. Sunday. Free. Call (727) 391-5735.

Meet Florida authors: Nine Florida authors will be available for discussion and snacks with attendees at the "Author's Roundtable," 1:30-3:30 p.m. at the Clearwater Main Library, 100 N Osceola Ave. Admission $5. To RSVP call (727) 531-0667.

Trip down memory lane: The Dunedin Comedy Chorus presents Footlite Follies The Best of Broadway at 3 p.m. at the Dunedin Community Center, 1920 Pinehurst Road. Free, but $5 donation is suggested. Call (727) 812-4531.

Third annual comedy night: Laugh with comedian Joel Chasnoff at 7 p.m. at Young Israel-Chabad, 3696 Fisher Road, Palm Harbor. $25 per person. RSVP at (727) 789-0408 or visit

Amazing bubble tricks: International bubbleologist Geoff Akins will host The Bubble Wonders Show at 2 p.m. at the Clearwater Main Library, 100 N Osceola Ave. Call (727) 562-4970.

Sea-Blues: The third annual Sea-Blues Festival, featuring blues musicians and Gulf Coast cuisine, continues in Coachman Park, 301 Drew St., Clearwater. Admission is free and gates open at noon. For details call (727) 562-4700 or visit

Craft festival: The 17th annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival continues 10 a.m.-5 p.m. along Main Street with 150 crafters offering folk art, pottery, jewelry, paintings, handmade soaps and clothing, and more. Call (954) 472-3755 or visit

The Pirates of Penzance: One of Gilbert and Sullivan's best known operettas will be performed at 2 p.m. today and March 1; and 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St. Tickets $18, $16, $12. Call (727) 942-5605 or go online to

Witty dialogue: West Coast Players Theater presents the comedy Present Laughter at 2 p.m. today and March 1; and 8 p.m. Feb. 27 and 28 at 21905 U.S. 19 N, Clearwater. Tickets are $15, $10. Call (727) 734-7100 or go online to

Greek festival: The 2009 Clearwater Greek Festival continues 1-9 p.m. at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 409 Old Coachman Road, Clearwater. Greek food, live music and dancing, cooking demos, children's activities and more. Admission $2. Free parking. Call (727) 799-4605.

Community theater: The Tony award-winning romantic comedy Any Wednesday ends today at the Francis Wilson Playhouse, 302 Seminole St., Clearwater. Show time 2 p.m. Tickets $20. Call (727) 446-1360.

CrossRoads Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays at the corner of Belcher and Curlew roads at the North Pinellas Historical Museum. Chef Eric Webber will give cooking demonstrations and offer free samples between 12:30 and 1 p.m. Call (727) 787-4700.


Uncover history: The Suncoast Genealogy Society will meet at 6:45 p.m. at the Palm Harbor Library, 2330 Nebraska Ave. with guest speaker and author David Dellinger. Guests are welcome. Call (727) 784-3332.

The Democratic Women's Club of Upper Pinellas: The group will meet at 11:30 a.m. at Stacey's Buffet, 1451 Missouri Ave. N, Largo. Guest speakers will be Black History Month honoree Bea Ritchie and Dunedin mayoral candidate Deborah Kynes. Call (727) 581-4630.

Florida foods: Chapel-By-The Sea's series of "Non-Trivial Pursuits" continues with Andrew Huse and "Florida's Delicious History: A Gastronomic Journey Through Modern Florida," 7:30-9 p.m. at 54 Bay Esplanade, Clearwater Beach. RSVP at (727) 446-0430.

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 go online to

Sing along: Palm Harbor Crystal-Aires Men's Barbershop Chorus meets at 6:45 p.m. Mondays at the Palm Harbor Community Activity Center, 1500 16th St. and seeks tenors, leads, baritones and basses. Call Wes at (727) 784-8052 or visit our Web site at


Family dinner: A Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper will be offered 4:30-7 p.m. at the Church of the Good Shepherd, 639 Edgewater Drive, Dunedin. $4 adults, $2 children at the door. Free parking. Call (727) 733-4125.

Candidates forum: Candidates for Oldsmar City Council Seat 3, Sara Normandeau and Doug Bevis, will participate in a candidates forum 7-8:30 p.m. at Oldsmar City Council Chambers Building, 100 State St. W. Free and open to the public, who may submit written questions. Call (813) 855-4233 or visit

Clearwater events calendar, Feb. 22 02/21/09 [Last modified: Saturday, February 21, 2009 12:53pm]
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