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Largo to host a Community Budget Meeting March 29 at library,


Public budget forum set for March 29

Largo will host a Community Budget Meeting from 6 to 9 p.m. March 29 at Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive. This will be an open forum for the public to provide input, voice concerns and offer suggestions for city services and budget priorities. City staffers will present potential budget scenarios and service reductions for the next fiscal year.

A fishing tournament with special purpose

The Make a Difference Fishing Tournament, started in 1996, will be held April 3 starting at 8 a.m. at Largo Central Park Nature Preserve, 150 Highland Ave SE. Children with special needs will enjoy fishing alongside family and friends in this once-a-year event. Lunch will be provided and prizes will be awarded to participants. Tournament entry is free with registration. For information, visit

Chinese acrobats come to town April 8

As part of the Children & Family Series, Largo Cultural Center presents Peking Acrobats at 3 and 7:30 p.m. April 8. Peking Acrobats represent a troupe of China's tumblers, contortionists, jugglers, cyclists and gymnasts complemented by live musicians playing traditional Chinese instruments. Tickets are $35 VIP; $30 advance; $35 day of show; $25 group of 10 or more; $27 senior; $25 student age 19 and younger. For tickets, call (727)587-6793.

Mayor's charity golf tourney tees off April

The 14th annual Mayor's Golf Tournament will be held April 9 at Largo Golf Course, 12500 Vonn Road, Largo. Tournament format will be a four-person scramble with shotgun starts at 8 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Entry fee is $60 per person or $240 per team. Proceeds go to the Thomas D. Feaster Scholarship for dependents of Largo employees. Registration deadline is April 3. For information or an application form, visit or call (727)518-3024.

Largo to host a Community Budget Meeting March 29 at library, 03/20/10 [Last modified: Friday, March 19, 2010 5:36pm]
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