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Dunedin golf tournament will benefit Neighborly Care Network

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Golf tourney scrambles for Neighborly care

Register now for Neighborly Care Network's "Scrambling to Help Others" golf tournament scheduled for Sept. 25 at the Dunedin Golf Club, 1050 Palm Blvd. The shotgun scramble begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. The tournament includes several contests and prizes, including a hole-in-one contest. All proceeds will benefit Neighborly Care Network's programs including EZride transportation, Adult Day Care, Neighborly Home Care and Meals on Wheels services. This event also serves as a way to educate community members about the health of Pinellas County seniors and recruit volunteers to assist in various programs. Group sponsorship opportunities are also available. Cost for individual registration is $80. The registration deadline is this Wednesday.

Halloween event seeks volunteers

Halloween is just around the corner and the staff at the city of Dunedin needs help. Both teen and adult volunteers are needed to volunteer during "Halloween Happening" on Oct. 27 at the Dunedin Community Center. Shifts are from 5 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. Volunteers will be provided food and drink tickets. Call Devyn Wilson at (727) 812-4530 or email DWilson2@dunedinfl.net.

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Rid your home of harmful chemicals

It's still hurricane season, so make sure to properly safeguard chemicals in your home and storage spaces in the event of a storm. Families usually store chemicals such as fertilizers, paints, automotive fluids, pesticides, and cleaners in garages, sheds, kitchens, and bathrooms. If a hurricane's damaging rain were to flood your home and break these containers, dangerous chemicals could endanger public health. Now's the time to rid your home of chemicals you don't use anymore. Take them to the Household Electronics and Chemical Collection Center (HEC3), operated by Pinellas County Utilities. Simply drop off your hazardous chemicals for free at 2855 109th Ave N., St. Petersburg. The HEC3 Center can't take automotive/marine batteries, biological/infectious waste, empty paint cans, explosives, fire extinguishers, propane tanks, radioactive waste or smoke detectors. To learn more, visit myclearwater.com or call (727) 464-7500.

Library to screen classic comedies

Families can attend a Comedy Shorts Film Festival this afternoon at the Clearwater Main Library. They can view a collection of classic shorts of Charlie Chaplin, the Three Stooges, the Little Rascals and Laurel and Hardy with trivia, games and prizes between films. The free event is 1 to 4:30 p.m. at the library, 100 N Osceola Ave.

Dunedin golf tournament will benefit Neighborly Care Network 09/07/12 [Last modified: Friday, September 7, 2012 8:05pm]
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