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North Pinellas Things To Do for July 14

Markets

Crossroads Farmers Market: Vendors offer fresh produce, locally produced honey, food, baked goods, jewelry and crafts. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. today. Pop Stansell Park, 797 Florida Ave., Palm Harbor. (727) 724-3054.

Theater

Lost at Sea: Seminole High graduate Brent DiRoma, who toured the country with Tony Award-winning shows Avenue Q and Jersey Boys, returns to his local roots for this musical by Pinellas County natives Jason Tucker and Amanda Elend. It tells the story of 12-year-old Alex, who sees something she shouldn't and is thrown into a pirate adventure full of sword fights and mayhem. 2 p.m. today. $25.50 for adults; $12.50 for ages 19 and younger (plus applicable $3.50 service fee). Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo. (727) 587-6793; largoarts.com.

Dance

Bay Area Singles Dance: Dress to impress and come out to meet up to 150 other singles of all ages. 6-10 p.m. today. $8. Largo Community Center, 400 Alt. Keene Road, Largo. (727) 518-3131; largo.com.

Summer Scottish Country Dancing: Try Scottish country dancing this summer. No partner necessary. Beginner and experienced technique classes offered. 6-8 p.m. today. First visit free; $3 per dance thereafter. Scottish American Society Hall, 917 Louden St., Dunedin. (727) 787-3805.

Starlight Dance Series: Enjoy an evening of ballroom dancing, refreshments and music to the sounds of the Ellis Hale Band. 7-9 p.m. Monday. $6. Dr. William E. Hale Senior Activity Center, 330 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. (727) 298-3299.

Events

Barnival: The Sea Dog Brewing Company's annual "Barnival" includes games, food, prizes, a balloon man and more to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pinellas County. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. today. Free; food and games additional. Sea Dog Brewing Company, 26200 U.S. 19 N, Clearwater. (727) 466-4916; seadogbrewing.com.

Tricky Dogs Show: Laughter is guaranteed at this fast-paced, high-energy comedy dog act starring six terriers, one poodle and their pet human, Rick Martin. All ages welcome. 1 p.m. Tuesday. Free. Safety Harbor Public Library, 101 Second St. N, Safety Harbor. (727) 724-1525, ext. 4118; cityofsafetyharbor.com/library.

Upper Pinellas Singles: Join 50+ singles for dinner and meet new friends every Tuesday at 6 p.m. No reservations needed. $8, includes dinner. Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 750 San Salvador Drive, Dunedin. (727) 729-7758.

Author Talk with Suzin Carr: Author Suzin Carr will discuss her children's book, I Choose, about taking responsibility for one's own life, actions and words. Her son, Chandler, illustrated the book when he was 7 years old. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Free. East Lake Community Library, 4125 East Lake Road, Palm Harbor. (727) 773-2665.

Aspiring Writers Workshop: This weekly class is designed for those dreaming of writing the next great American novel, fantasizing about being a newspaper columnist, or leaving a legacy for one's children through the written word. Bring pen and paper. Call to preregister. 10 a.m. Tuesday. $40 a month. Tarpon Springs Community Center, 400 S Walton Ave., Tarpon Springs. (727) 942-5628; tsrdonline.com.

Fritzy Brothers One-Man Circus: All ages will enjoy the juggling, unicycling and circus stunts. 2-3 p.m. Tuesday. Free. Countryside Library, 2741 State Road 580, Clearwater. (727) 562-4970.

Fun For Kids

Mother Goose Rhyme Time: Children up to age 2 can gather for nursery rhymes and songs. 10 a.m. Monday. Free. Palm Harbor Library, 2330 Nebraska Ave., Palm Harbor. (727) 784-3332.

Read to Bailey: Children can read to Bailey, a friendly therapy dog who can help improve reading skills. 11:30 a.m. Monday. Free. East Lake Community Library, 4125 East Lake Road, Palm Harbor. (727) 773-2665; eastlakelibrary.org.

Underground Library: Librarians can't tell you to be quiet here. Teens and tweens are invited to this secret library world where noise, music and games are allowed. 2-3 p.m. Tuesday. Free. North Greenwood Library, 905 N Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Clearwater. (727) 562-4970; clearwater-fl.com/CPL/index.asp.

Art

Art Critiques at Studio 1212: Studio 1212 invites all artists to bring unframed, unfinished paintings to the gallery for a free critique. 10 a.m. Tuesday. Free. Studio 1212, 1405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. (727) 446-4566; studio1212.org.

Music

Sing Barbershop Harmony: Sharpen your singing skills, establish lasting friendships, enrich your life and the lives of others and have fun as a member of the Palm Harbor Crystal-Aires Men's Barbershop four-part harmony group that meets every Monday. 6:45 p.m. The Centre, 1500 16th St., Palm Harbor. (727) 784-8052.

Film

B-Movie Marathon: This marathon of "best of the worst" sci-fi and monster B movies is not for the faint of heart. The day-long event features movies filmed in Florida, trivia and tons of prizes. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday. Free. Clearwater Main Library, 100 N Osceola Ave., Clearwater. (727) 562-4970; myclearwater.com/cpl.

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