Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Out & About

Exhibits ending

Today

See "It's a Dog's Life: Photographs by William Wegman from the Polaroid Collection" and "Sanctuary: Anna Tomczak Photography," exhibitions, through Sunday at the Leepa Rattner Museum of Art, 600 Klosterman Road, Tarpon Springs. (727) 712-5762.

Job hunting help: Worknet Pinellas will offer a workshop outlining basic skills necessary for acquiring and keeping a job, including tips on resumes and interviewing, at 7 p.m. at the Tarpon Springs Public Library, 138 E Lemon St. To register, call (727) 943-4922.

Garden club: Bay Bouquet Garden Club will meet at 11 a.m. at Dunedin Library, 223 Douglas Ave. Challenge Revisited team members will create a design using fresh or dried plant material to be critiqued and judged. Call Mary at (727) 736-5593.

Unique musical styles: CJ Harding, best known for her role as Patsy Cline in the show Sweet Dreams, along with her son, songwriter and pianist Chris Carpenter, will perform at 2 and 7 p.m. at the Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. Call (727) 587-6793 or visit largoarts.com.

Garden club party: The Belleair Garden Club will host the "Mad Hatter's Tea Party," including lunch, live and Chinese auctions and prizes for most original hat at 11:30 a.m. at 903 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Belleair. Cost is $30. RSVP to Judy Hanks at (727) 595-7233 or e-mail whanks3700@aol.com.

Fresh and healthy: The Oldsmar Downtown Fresh Market features foods and goods from a variety of vendors, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays through the end of April at 100 State St. W, next to City Hall, through April. Call (813) 749-1260.

Afternoon bingo: Doors open 11 a.m. and bingo begins at noon Wednesdays at St. Alfred's Episcopal Church, 1601 Curlew Road, Palm Harbor. All paper games in a smoke-free hall. Benefits St. Vincent de Paul soup kitchen. Call (727) 518-5238 or (727) 252) 4381.

Clearwater Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. every Wednesday along the 500 block of Cleveland St. between Fort Harrison and Garden avenues. Features farm-fresh produce, bakery products, seafood, flowers, honey, cheese. Music from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free two-hour parking with validation at Garden Avenue garage. Call (727) 461-7674 or visit www.clearwaterfarmersmarket.com.

Thursday

Depression-era drama: The Avenue Players Theater of Tarpon Springs presents Awake and Sing: A Play in Three Acts, by Clifford Odets, at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and April 16 and 17; and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, and April 18 and 19 at the Leepa Rattner Museum of Art, 600 Klosterman Road, Tarpon Springs. Tickets $12, $10 for members. Call (727) 712-5762.

Free movie: See the 2008 film The Boy in the Striped Pajamas, a story of the Holocaust through the eyes of an 8-year old boy, at 2 p.m. at the Tarpon Springs Public Library, 138 E Lemon St. Free. Call (727) 943-4922.

Attention orchid lovers: The Florida West Coast Orchid Society meets at 7 p.m. the second Thursday of every month at the Pinellas County Cooperative Extension, 12175 125th St. N, Largo, with guest speaker, orchid sale, raffle and refreshments. Visitors are welcome. Call (727) 733-8167.

Harvest Marketplace: Browse items including produce, crafts, specialty foods and jewelry 9 a.m.-2 p.m. every Thursday through April 2009 in Ulmer Park, 301 West Bay Drive, Largo, with live music, themed events and activities for all ages. Call (727) 587-6740 ext. 5014.

Buy fresh: Safety Harbor Farmers Market features farm-fresh produce, local fruits and vegetables, honey, flowers, fresh seafood and more 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m. every Thursday at the Gazebo on Main Street in Safety Harbor. Call Bob Fernandez at (727) 461-7674.

Learn about law: The Clearwater Bar Association will host "People's Law School," a weekly series on legal topics of interest to the public, 7-9 p.m. Thursdays on the Clearwater campus of St. Petersburg College, 2465 Drew St. Sessions are free; no registration required. For a complete class schedule, call (727) 461-4869 or visit www.clearwaterbar.org/law.html.

Genealogy help: Members of the Caladesi Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, are available to assist the public with genealogy research 1-3 p.m. Thursdays at Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. No appointment necessary. Call (727) 733-5383.

Friday

Sunset Sounds: Hear Theo Valentin and Rita Wilson perform jazz, pop and blues at Sunset Sounds, a free music series that showcases local and regional musicians, 7-9 p.m. the second Friday of every month in Ulmer Park, 301 West Bay Drive, Largo. Call (727) 587-6740, ext. 5014 or visit largoevents.com.

Organ concerts: Terry Charles will give farewell performances at 8 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday at the Kirk of Dunedin, 2686 Bayshore Blvd., Dunedin. Tickets $10. Call (727) 733-5475 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday.

Garden club: The Clearwater Garden Club will meet at 10 a.m. at 405 Seminole St. Guest speaker Sandy Huff will discuss flowering trees. The public is invited. Free. Call (727) 443-7032.

Free movie: See The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, starring John Wayne and James Stewart, at dusk in Pioneer Park, Main Street and Douglas Avenue, Dunedin. Free. Call (727) 298-3201.

New York drama: West Coast Players Theater presents A View From the Bridge, a drama by Arthur Miller, at 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday, and April 17 and 18, and 2 p.m. Sunday and April 19. Tickets $10-$15. The theater, at 21905 U.S. 19, Clearwater, is in the Clearwater 19 Commerce Center behind Clearwater Toyota. Call (727) 734-7100.

Dunedin's Green Market: Open 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Fridays until the end of May in Pioneer Park, at Main Street and Douglas Avenue, featuring produce, cheeses, seafood, plants and herbs, honey, organic products and more. Call (727) 733-4215.

Writers' group: Writers of all skill levels interested in getting published are invited to join the Writers Critique Group that meets 10 a.m.-1 p.m. every Friday at the Tarpon Springs Public Library, 138 E Lemon St. Call David at (727) 942-9540.

Friday night fun: 5 to 8 p.m. every Friday at American Legion Post 119, 130 First Ave. SW, Largo. Seafood or chicken dinners will be available. Cost is $6.50. Bill Johnson and his karaoke machine will entertain from 7 to 11 p.m. Call (727) 584-2038.

Afternoon bingo: Early bird bingo begins at 12:15 p.m. and regular bingo starts at 1 p.m. with wild numbers and fun games every Tuesday and Friday at American Legion Post 275, 360 Wilson St., Dunedin. Lunch will be served. Call (727) 733-8153.

Fish fry: American Legion Post 7 hosts a fish fry 5-8 p.m. with live music at 7 p.m. every Friday at 1760 Turner St., Clearwater. Proceeds help support the troops. The post also accepts old cell phones and flags for proper disposal. Call (727) 442-5293.

Exhibits ending 04/07/09 [Last modified: Tuesday, April 7, 2009 7:51pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Nearly 1 in 4 Tampa Bay homeowners considered equity rich

    Real Estate

    If your home is worth at least 50 percent more than you owe, you're rich — equity rich that is.

    About one in four Tampa Bay homeowners are considered "equity rich." [Associated Press file photo]
  2. Trump strategist Steve Bannon: No military solution in North Korea

    National

    BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — President Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon says there's no military solution to the threat posed by North Korea and its nuclear ambitions, despite the president's recent pledge to answer further aggression with "fire and fury."

    Steve Bannon, chief White House strategist to President Donald Trump, has drawn fire from some of Trump's closest advisers. [Associated Press]
  3. Rays have their chances, but end up with another loss (w/video)

    The Heater

    TORONTO — The litany of games the Rays have given away this season is long enough, arguably too lengthy. So the only way to get to the postseason is make up for some of those losses by grabbing some wins when the opportunity is presented, especially at this time of year when the margin is diminished and the stakes …

    Associated Press
  4. Dunedin man accused of possessing child pornography

    Crime

    DUNEDIN — A 57-year-old man was arrested Wednesday, accused of intentionally downloading child pornography, the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office said.

    Richard Beal Anger, 57, of Dunedin faces 11 counts of possession of child pornography. [Courtesy of the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office]
  5. Pence cuts short Latin America trip and pressures Chile to sever all ties to North Korea

    Politics

    SANTIAGO, Chile — Vice President Mike Pence is cutting short his Latin America trip by one day to return to Washington for a strategy meeting Friday at Camp David with President Donald Trump and the national security team.

    Vice President Mike Pence urged Chilean President Michelle Bachelet to take a tougher stand against North Korea on Wednesday in Santiago, Chile.