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Dancers enjoy the music of the Ellis Hale Combo at the Largo Community Center during its monthly tea dance.

JOSEPH GARNETT JR. | Times (2008)

Dancers enjoy the music of the Ellis Hale Combo at the Largo Community Center during its monthly tea dance.

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A Tea Dance with the Ellis Hale Combo will be at the Largo Community Center, 65 Fourth St. NW, at 1:30 p.m. Refreshments are sold at the event, and the dress is casual. Cost: $5 at the door. For information, call (727) 518-3131.

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Learn the guitar: Beginning adult acoustic guitar classes will be offered at the Palm Harbor Community Activity Center, 1500 16th St., Palm Harbor, from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursdays for four weeks. Class size limited. Advance paid registration required. Cost: $40 for members of PHCAC; $50 for nonmembers. All tuition and fees go to the PHCAC building fund. For registration, call (727) 771-6000.

Classic comedy: and May 21-24 at 302 Seminole St., Clearwater. Show times 8 p.m. with 2 p.m. Sunday matinees. Tickets $20. Call (727) 446-1360.

Meet the artist: Free coffee and conversation with clay artist Clara Ann Yarian at noon at the Dunedin Fine Art Center, 1143 Michigan Ave. Call (727) 298-3322.

Celebrating mom: Artist Susanne Nielsen's work, "Mothers, Myths and Memories; An Exhibition to See, Hear and Experience," will be on display throughout the month of May at the Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive. Guests are encouraged to submit memories of their mothers and other significant women in their lives. Call (727) 587-6715.

Armchair traveler: Experienced travelers will share photos and tales of adventures in New Zealand and Australia at 2 p.m. at the Palm Harbor Library, 2330 Nebraska Ave. Call (727) 784-3332.

Comic farce: The Clearwater High Drama Department presents Lend Me A Tenor at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday at Clearwater High School, 540 S Hercules Ave. Tickets $10. Call (727) 298-1620, ext. 125.

Friday

Watercolor workshop: Gary de Broekert, an award-winning artist, will hold an art demonstration with Yupo paper and watercolors at a workshop conducted by the Largo Art Association at 11 a.m. at the Largo Community Center, 65 Fourth St. NW. Free. Call (727) 518-3131.

Dunedin's Green Market: Open 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Fridays until the end of May in Pioneer Park, at Main Street and Douglas Avenue and featuring produce, cheeses, seafood, plants and herbs, honey, organic products and more. Call (727) 733-4215.

Writers group: Writers of all skill levels interested in getting published are invited to join the Writers Critique Group that meets 10 a.m.-1 p.m. every Friday at the Tarpon Springs Public Library, 138 E Lemon St. Call David at (727) 942-9540.

Friday night fun: 5 to 8 p.m. every Friday at American Legion Post 119, 130 First Ave. SW, Largo. Seafood or chicken dinners will be available. Cost is $6.50. Bill Johnson and his karaoke machine will entertain from 7 to 11 p.m. Call (727) 584-2038.

Saturday

Outdoor fun:at Pop Stansell Park, 797 Florida Ave. with live music, food and fun for all ages. Call (727) 771-6000.

Library events online: The Pinellas Public Library Cooperative calendar of events is now available online. Search member library locations for favorite programs at www.pplc.us/calendar.asp.

Viva Verdi:at Murray Studio Theater, Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Free. Call (727) 578-1657.

Adopt a dog: at PetSmart, 2625 Gulf-to-Bay Boulevard, Clearwater. Call (813) 971-4732 or visit great-greyhound.org.

Civil War Days: at Heritage Village, 11909 125th St. N, Largo. Event includes military drills, vintage baseball, blacksmithing, children's activities and more. Call (727) 582-2123 or visit pinellascounty.org/Heritage.

Are you brave enough?:at 2330 Nebraska Ave. Teens ages 13-18 can participate in different rounds of exciting challenges. Prizes will be awarded. Registration required. Call (727) 784-3332, ext. 3006; or sign up online at palmharborlibrary.org/events.

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Flower painting:at East Lake Community Library, 4125 East Lake Road. Call (727) 733-2665.

Health fair: at Cypress Woods Elementary School, 4900 Cypress Blvd., Palm Harbor. Call (727) 787-8098.

Language club to meet: The World Circle Language Club will meet at 11:30 a.m. at Cove Cay Country Club, 2612 Cove Cay Drive, Clearwater. Call (727) 787-3344.

Precision swimming: Suncoast WaterWorks Synchronized Swimming Team presents the show "Peace, Love, Synchro," at 7 p.m. at Southwest Pool, 13120 Vonn Road, Largo. $7 adults, $5 children/students/seniors. Call (727) 644-6979 or (727) 518-3128.

Hurricane prep: Get the latest up-to-date information from professionals on the approaching hurricane season at the Pinellas County Hurricane Expo, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Largo Cultural Center, 120 Central Park Drive. Free admission. Call (727) 825-0018.

Out and About in Pinellas County 05/13/09 [Last modified: Wednesday, May 13, 2009 7:36pm]

    

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