Wednesday, February 21, 2018
News Roundup

Guy Harvey film, health care forum, church meditation and a musical are planned

Guy Harvey documentary: Marine artist Guy Harvey is a filmmaker as well. His documentary Portraits From the Deep is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday at the Florida Gulf Coast Center for Fishing, 12211 Walsingham Road, Largo. Buy tickets in advance at the center or reserve at [email protected] fishing.org. Cost is $5 for adults, $3 for children 12 and under. For information, go to centerforfishing.org.

Volunteers needed: SHINE, or Serving Health Insurance Need of Elders, is seeking volunteers to provide free information about and help with Medicare, Medicaid, Medicare supplemental insurance, long-term-care insurance, prescriptions and Medicare fraud. For information, call (727) 570-9696, ext. 234, or visit floridashine.org

Church musical: Park Place Wesleyan Church is presenting its fall musical, Because of Who You Are, A Night of Worship and Celebration, at 6 p.m. today at 4400 70th Ave. N in Pinellas Park. The event includes songs inspired by the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir, Travis Cottrell, Laura Story and other modern artists. Doors open 1 1/2 hours before the program begins. For information, call (727) 526-3674 or visit ppwc.org.

Calling arts and crafts exhibitors: Lakewood United Methodist Church is seeking vendors for its 2012 Arts & Crafts Festival on Oct. 20. Deadline to register is noon Monday. For information, call (727) 867-1744 or (727) 867-3422.

Contemplative worship: First Presbyterian Church begins its season of monthly contemplative worship experiences (formally Taizé). Worship in this style includes singing, Scripture, prayer and silence based on the pattern of worship used at the ecumenical community in Taizé, France. All are welcome. 6 p.m. today at 701 Beach Drive NE, St. Petersburg. For information, call (727) 828-3975.

Affordable Health Care Act and women: The St. Pete/Pinellas Chapter of the Business of Professional Women will host a forum about the Affordable Health Care Act and how it affects working women. There will be an expert panel of doctors, and Michael Allen, a constitutional law expert and dean at Stetson College of Law, is the moderator. Networking, a buffet dinner and a question-and-answer session included for $20. 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the St. Petersburg Marriott Clearwater at 12600 Roosevelt Blvd. Information: (727) 471-8248 or bpwstpetepinellas.org.

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