Afternoon tea features talk by museum curator
"A Place to Hang My Hat," an afternoon tea presented by the Collectors Circle of the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, runs from 2 to 5 p.m. Monday in the museum's Marly Room and Gardens, 255 Beach Drive NE. The program will feature a talk by Seth Pevnick, curator of Greek and Roman art at the Tampa Museum of Art, and informal modeling by Neiman Marcus. $50. (727) 823-8395.
Floral designer to speak at luncheon
Internationally acclaimed floral designer and judge Sylvia Anne Bird will be the keynote speaker at the Stuart Society's annual Art in Bloom luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Vinoy Sunset Ballroom, 600 Snell Isle Blvd. NE, St. Petersburg. Proceeds benefit the Museum of Fine Arts. $65. (727) 896-2667, ext. 197.
Fashion show on menu for Infinity
Infinity, the League to Aid Abused Children and Adults, presents "Mardi Gras Madness V," a lunch and fashion show featuring styles from White House Black Market and Alla K, at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the St. Petersburg Yacht Club, 11 Central Ave. $50. (727) 415-5879.
Tampa Bay Heart Ball is Saturday
The Tampa Bay Heart Ball, featuring dinner, entertainment and a live auction, begins at 6 p.m. Saturday at the A La Carte Event Pavilion, 4050 Dana Shores Drive, Tampa. Black tie. $500. (727) 563-8112.