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Fundraiser to benefit Palm Harbor firefighters, cancer foundation

Palm Harbor

Dinner event to aid firefighters, cancer group

A fundraiser to honor Palm Harbor firefighters will be held at Stratford Court Assisted Living of Palm Harbor from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday. Tickets for the "Italian bistro" dinner are $12 and available at Palm Harbor Fire Rescue Station 65 at 250 West Lake Road or Stratford Court at 45 Katherine Blvd. The dinner is open to the public. Proceeds from ticket sales, a silent auction and a 50/50 raffle will be donated to the fire department. The money also will help provide pink T-shirts for firefighters to wear during National Emergency Services Week, which runs Sunday through May 22, in honor of the Susan G. Komen Passionately Pink for the Cure fundraiser. Proceeds from shirts sold at the dinner will be donated to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. For tickets and information, call (727) 784-0454.

Countywide

ESOL office plans resource fair

The Pinellas County Schools' English for Speakers of Other Languages office will hold a free resource fair for Pinellas refugee and immigrant families from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive. Topics include job placement and resumes, financial literacy, legal and citizenship issues, health services, English classes for adults, technical programs and college opportunities. Interpreters will be provided. For more information, call the ESOL office, (727) 588-6543. For Spanish, call Marlene Ullmann, (727) 545-6400, ext. 2012.

North Pinellas

Women's club to meet May 24

JoAnn Nesbitt, executive director of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Neighborhood Family Center in Clearwater, will be the guest speaker at the May 24 meeting of the Democratic Women's Club of Upper Pinellas. She will discuss the center's after-school programs. The meeting is at Stacey's Buffet, 1451 Missouri Ave. N, Largo. The lunch program starts at 11:30 a.m., followed by the speakers and a short business meeting at 12:15 p.m. Call Mary Freeman (727) 581-4630.

Correction

Frederick Bradley acted as skipper for his father, Capt. Belfield B. Bradley, who died during a two-week cruise en route to Boca Grande on May 13, 1922. The son's first name was incorrect in the North Pinellas History column in Thursday's editions.

Fundraiser to benefit Palm Harbor firefighters, cancer foundation 05/13/10 [Last modified: Thursday, May 13, 2010 8:07pm]
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