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Health expo at Bright House Field on Wednesday

The Fun 'n Sun Clearwater Health Expo will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday at Bright House Field, 601 Old Coachman Road, Clearwater.

The event features a 1-mile wellness walk around Bright House Field; health screenings; a complimentary hotdog, chips and a drink; free parking; and admission to a minor league baseball game between the Clearwater Threshers and the Brevard County Manatees.

Senior tickets (55+) for $5 can be purchased by calling (727) 467-4457.

• • • presents a confidence course for women from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the SAFI Space, 1714 County Road 1, Suite 2, Dunedin.

Six informational modules will be covered in this one-day seminar, which includes a healthy lunch.

Advance tickets are $99; $109 at the door if space is available.

To register, call (727) 348-6682 or visit

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Individuals and teams are invited to participate in the 14th annual Suncoast Hospice Beach Stroll on Saturday, with the start/finish line at the Palm Pavilion, 10 Bay Esplanade, Clearwater Beach.

Registration begins at 8 a.m. The family-friendly walk begins at 9 a.m. and covers about 3 miles.

There is no cost to participate, but walkers are encouraged to collect pledges ahead of time and bring them to the registration. Those who collect a minimum of $25 in pledges will receive a T-shirt. Additional prizes will be available for those who raise $50 to $100 or more.

The event also features music and refreshments.

Parking at Clearwater Beach will be free until noon at the Rockaway lot (adjacent to Palm Pavilion) and the Bay Esplanade lot (next to the Beach Recreation Center).

For more information call (727) 586-4432, email or visit

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Teams of people will camp out and take turns making laps around Largo Central Park, 101 Central Park Drive, during Relay For Life's 12-hour walking/running event Friday.

The event begins at 6 p.m. Each team must have at least one person on the track at all times to represent the fact that "cancer never sleeps."

Donations are acquired through sponsorships, and proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society.

Call (919) 539-5771 or visit

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