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Nominees sought for Mayor's Youth Showcase Awards

St. Petersburg

Youth Showcase nominations are due by Friday

The deadline is quickly approaching for the Mayor's Youth Showcase of Achievement Awards. The new program will award $500 credit union accounts to middle and high school students in Pinellas County for achievement. More than $10,000 will be awarded.

Nomination forms are available at or at any city recreation center or library, or by calling (727) 892-5060. The deadline is Friday.

The Mayor's Youth Showcase of Achievement will be held from 7 to 9:30 p.m. May 17 at the Mahaffey Theater. For more information, visit

St. Petersburg

YWCA Stand Against Racism is April 29

The YWCA's annual Stand Against Racism will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. April 29 at the Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum.

Local groups are joining forces to encourage residents to stand for peace, justice, freedom and dignity.

The museum is at 2240 Ninth Ave. S. Call (727) 896-4629 or visit

St. Pete Beach

Beach Goes Pops is set for Pass-a-Grille

The 21st annual Beach Goes Pops will be held April 29-30 in Pass-a-Grille. In its 21st year, Beach Goes Pops will mark the 100th anniversary of Pass-a-Grille.

On April 29, three bands will provide entertainment from 4 to 10:30 p.m. On April 30th, bands will start at 4 p.m., and the Florida Orchestra will perform at 7:30.

Visit or call (727) 278-1884.

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