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get it fresh at weekly Monday morning market

What a great way to start off the week: Pinellas Park's Monday morning market features fresh produce, gourmet foods, handcrafted items and food concessions as well as live entertainment. Admission is free.

When: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays

Where: Town Square Plaza Park, 5120 80th Ave. N.

Info: Contact the city special events coordinator at 541-0895. Interested vendors may call the market manager, Jason Webb, at 488-5649.

Storytellers Guild to host 'Tellabration'

The Tampa Bay Storytellers' Guild will host an evening of old-fashioned storytelling Saturday at the Pinellas Park Public Library.

"Tellabration" is an annual celebration of storytelling observed worldwide. Guild members will donate their time and talent for the free event, open to the public.

The Tampa guild supports the art of storytelling with regular meetings, workshops and scholarships for the annual Florida Storytelling Association's Story Camp.

When: 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday

Where: Pinellas Park Library, 7770 52nd St.

Info: Call 541-0718

Outdoor family movies back again Saturday

The Movies in the Park outdoor film series continues Saturday evening. Live entertainment at 6 p.m., and a family-friendly movie after dark. Concession sales benefit the Pinellas Park Firefighters Benevolence Fund.

When: 6 p.m. Saturday

Where: Town Square Plaza Park, 5010 81st Ave. N


Annual rummage sale coming this Saturday

The Lowe's City mobile home community will hold its annual rummage sale Saturday at the community clubhouse. It's open to the public and will be held rain or shine.

Where: 5200 28th St. N

When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday

Info: Call 521-2023


Social club changes its name, reach

The Kenneth City Social Club, formerly known as the Kenneth City Homeowners Association, will hold annual membership dues to last year's fee of $5 per household.

The name of the group recently changed. Organizers hope to expand membership to people in Kenneth City as well as the surrounding areas.

Meetings are second Tuesday of the month at the Kenneth City Auditorium, 4610 58th St. N, from September through June.

For more information, call Dick Laneau at 345-4323 or e-mail

Volunteers needed to mentor parents

Volunteers interested in mentoring parents are sought by Help a Child Inc. Parent aides help to break the cycle of child abuse and neglect by working with parents who need support and coaching.

Contact Pat Measel, volunteer recruiter, at 544-3900, ext. 169.

Neighborhood Notebook is compiled by Times correspondent Lorrie Lykins. E-mail news for Pinellas Park, Seminole, Lealman and Kenneth City to or snail-mail it to Lorrie Lykins, Neighborhood Notebook, P.O. Box 4954, Seminole, FL 33775. Deadline for inclusion in the Wednesday Neighborhood Times is 5 p.m. the previous Friday.

Midcounty neighborhood notebook 11/18/08 [Last modified: Thursday, November 4, 2010 9:55am]
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