Sunday, December 17, 2017
News Roundup

Outdoor lounge at Jannus Live, gluten-free living expo among events

Can U Feel It — The UMF Experience: This film takes audiences behind the scenes with artists including Tiesto, David Guetta, Carl Cox, Afrojack, Fedde Le Grand and Boys Noize as they explain their passion for electronic music at this showing at 8 p.m. Thursday at Park Place Stadium 16, 7200 U.S. 19 N, Pinellas Park. Also includes red carpet interviews, fan reactions and celebrity appearances. $12.50. For information, call (727) 525-7777.

Dalí Museum discount during Grand Prix: The museum will offer discounted admission during the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg for those attending the race. The museum is within the race area and accessible only to race ticket holders. $10 adult, $5 for 12 and younger. The museum is at 1 Dalí Blvd. (Bayshore Drive and Fifth Avenue SE). For information, call (727) 823-3767 or visit thedali.org.

Prom dress distribution: Needy high school girls can get a prom dress for $1 at the Belle of the Ball Project dress distribution from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Seminole Mall, 11201 Park Blvd. For information, call (727) 386-4502.

Gluten-free for Life expo: The food industry and heath professionals aim to help the community gain knowledge and resources at this expo from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Sample products and hear speakers. Proceeds benefit Camp Weekaneatit, a summer camp for gluten-intolerant and celiac children. Gluten-free nonperishable food donations will be accepted for the pantry at Metropolitan Ministries in Tampa. $5. For information, call (704) 804-4090 or visit glutenfreeforlifeexpo.blogspot.com.

Hip-hop music festival: DJs Ish and Cutty host this spring break party with games, prizes and performances by the Paper Cut Gang, House Party, Hott Bois, Phlyboy Mizzy, Dramatic, C. Lewisf, Crown Maquiss, Jack Fletcher, Kidd Monroe, Erica Sinfoneal, Jersey and Swain and J-Walk from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Yard, 4300 Sixth St. S, St. Petersburg. Must be 15 or older. $10, $20 VIP. For information call (727) 492-7800 or visit theyardstpete.com.

Charity celebrity basketball game: Featuring Harlem Globetrotter alumni vs. the Tampa Bay Generals at 7 p.m. Saturday at St. Petersburg College, 6605 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Proceeds will help send the Seminole High School marching band to the Tournament of Roses Parade. $15 in advance, $22 at the door. For information, call (727) 254-9556 or visit shswarhawkband.com.

Help for homeowners: Hosted by Neighborhood Home Solutions, this event will help foreclosed families get a free independent review and determine if they qualify for compensation or other remedy as a part of a nationwide day of help from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Neighborhood Home Solutions Center, 1600 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. S, St. Petersburg. Free. For information, call (727) 821-6897 or visit nhsfl.org.

Skate park meeting: The Largo Parks Division will be hold a meeting for skate park users to offer suggestions and ideas on the design and features of the relocated Largo Skate Park at 6:30 p.m. today at the Highland Recreation Complex, 400 Highland Ave. For information, call the parks office at (727) 586-7415.

Relay for Life of Seminole: Relay for Life of Seminole is April 27. This year's theme is "Superheroes Fighting Cancer." If you are a cancer survivor, are interested in forming a team or are interested in sponsorship, email [email protected] or go to relayforlife.org/seminolefl. The next Team Party is at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Seminole Recreation Center, 9100 113th St.

Women's symposium: As part of International Week at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg, a dozen female leaders from the Middle East will gather for a symposium from 4 to 5:30 p.m. today in Harbor Hall Gallery (the former Dalí Museum), 1000 Third St. S. A panel of female leaders from the Tampa Bay area will discuss the women's movement in the United States and the scope of American women's involvement in business, law, politics, unions, education, health care and volunteerism. For information, visit usfsp.edu/academics/international.htm.

Arts group needs volunteers: City of Imagination-Gulfport Arts Center, 2726 54th St. S, is looking for volunteers. Needed immediately are those who can help host the Open Studio for Artists on Saturday mornings. Contact Jessica Sager at [email protected] or (727) 686-2564; Marlene Shaw at [email protected] or (727) 344-5443; or Patsi Aguerro at [email protected] or (727) 501-3559.

Air potato roundup: Sanderlin IB World School sixth-graders are inviting the public to join in an air potato roundup from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, 1101 Country Club Way S, St. Petersburg. Air potatoes are an invasive species that damage and destroy trees and other native plants. For information, call (727) 552-1700.

Acoustic guitar performances: Tickets are on sale for Andy McKee, who will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. Also scheduled is Antoine Dufour, who has emerged as a young star of fingerstyle acoustic guitar. Tickets are $27 in advance; $32 at the door. For information, call (727) 587-6793

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