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Largo event calendar: March 18-21

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Betty Sarine, of the Largo Cracker Quilters, displays a Charm Quilt consisting of 432 squares, each of a different fabric, in preparation for last year's National Quilting Day.

21 saturday

Celebrate National Quilting Day at Heritage Village, 11909 125th St. N, Largo, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Along with lectures concerning the history of quilts, there will be displays inside and outside the historic homes throughout the Village. For information, visit: www.pinellas county.org/Heritage.

18 today

Meet the author: Popular teen fiction author Ellen Hopkins (Crank, Burned, Glass, Impulse and Identical), will hold a discussion and signing at 7 p.m. inside the Clearwater Main Library, 100 N Osceola Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 562-4970.

Community theater: The musical mystery Something's Afoot will be performed at 8 p.m. through Sunday. Show times will be at 8 p.m. with 2 p.m. matinees Saturdays and Sundays at the Francis Wilson Playhouse, 302 Seminole St., Clearwater. For tickets, call (727) 446-1360 .

19 thursday

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 .

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

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

Business Expo: The Palm Harbor Chamber of Commerce will hold its Business Expo from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday. More than 70 exhibitors will be on hand. It will be held inside the atrium of HCA Patient Account Services, 31975 U.S. 19 N. Call (727) 784-4287.

'50s Broadway Revisited: Eight O'Clock Theatre presents Guys and Dolls tonight through Sunday as well as March 26-29. Show times are 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Cost: $26 adults; $16 students; $23.50 groups. For information: Call (727) 587-6793.

20 friday

Special Kids Dance & Performing Arts will hold a dinner and performance at 5 p.m. The organization provides dance and performance instruction to children and young adults with special needs. It will be held at Crossroads Christian Church, 1645 Seminole Blvd., Largo. The cost is $20 for adults; $10 for children; $50 for family of four. For information, call (727) 394-2636.

Largo event calendar: March 18-21 03/17/09 [Last modified: Tuesday, March 17, 2009 6:47pm]
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