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Pinellas calendar of events, from bingo to yoga

Today

The public is invited to a meeting of the Suncoast Conchologists at 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church at 2001 Rainbow Drive in Clearwater. Club members will share highlights of the recent Conchologists of America convention on Clearwater Beach. Call (727) 531-0897 or (727) 595-3575.

Interested in stamps?: The Clearwater Stamp Club will meet 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Clearwater East Library, 2251 Drew St. Discussed will be the stamps of the Marshall Islands, with emphasis on World War II stamps. Call Bob at (727) 599-1745.

Job search help: "Hired! Putting Your Best Face Forward," a series of three one-hour business programs, will begin with "Great Cover Letters and Awesome Resumes" at 6 p.m. at the Clearwater Main Library, 100 N Osceola Ave. Susan Somers, staffing consultant for Express Employment Professionals, will present the program. No registration required. For details call (727) 562-4970.

Free yoga classes: One-hour YogaFit classes will be taught by Gretchen Long 6:30-7:30 p.m. every Tuesday and 9-10 a.m. every Wednesday throughout the month of September at the Presbyterian Church on the Bayou, 409 Whitcomb Blvd., Tarpon Springs. No preregistration required. Call (813) 244-1303.

Writers welcome: The Palm Harbor Writers Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Palm Harbor Community Center, 1500 16th St. All interested writers are welcome. Call (727) 771-6000.

Free movie: The Tarpon Springs Recreation Department will show the R-rated movie Gran Torino at 1 p.m. at the Tarpon Springs Community Center, 400 S Walton Ave. Free. Call (727) 942-5628.

Have brunch: Enjoy a meal of eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, juice and fresh coffee 8:30-9:30 a.m. every Tuesday at the Hale Senior Activity Center, 330 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. Cost is $3 with recreation ID card; $4 without. Call (727) 298-3299.

Tuesday bingo: Open to the public, games start at 12:15 p.m. every Tuesday and Friday at American Legion Post 275, 360 Wilson St., Dunedin. 22 games. Lunch available 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Call (727) 733-8153.

Tai chi: An instructor from the Taoist Tai Chi Society will teach classes 9:30-11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Hale Senior Activity Center, 330 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. Daily fee is $3 with a recreation ID card; $4 without. Call (727) 298-3299.

Wednesday

Library sign-up: In celebration of Library Card Sign-up Month, anyone who registers for a card during the month of September at the Tarpon Springs Library, 138 E Lemon St., will receive a small gift from the Friends of the Library. Cards are free. Photo ID and proof of current address are required. For details call (727) 943-4922.

Career fair: U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis will sponsor a Tri-County Career Fair with nearly 40 employers signed up to participate 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at the Oldsmar Community Library, 400 St. Petersburg Drive. Call (813) 855-4233.

Thursday

Doctor to speak: Dr. Minkoff of LifeWorks Wellness Center will speak at a meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Springtime City at 6 p.m. at Clearwater Country Club, 525 N Betty Lane, Clearwater. Dinner cost is $13. For reservations, call (727) 725-7549. Visit kiwanis.org/club/springtimecity.

Fall art show: Fall art exhibits will be on display Thursday through Nov. 29 in the main galleries of the Clearwater Main Library, 100 N Osceola Ave. Featured artists will be Cecilia Lueza with cut paper artworks, and members of the Florida Gulf Coast Society of Scribes who will host "Shakespeare Appears in a Florida Scriptorium." A reception is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sept. 12 at the library. Call (727) 562-4970.

Noon bingo: Game starts at noon every Thursday at Turner-Brandon American Legion Post 7, 1760 Turner St., Clearwater. Lunch available. Call (727) 442-5293.

Pastel demo: Brooke Allison, a master pastelist with the Pastel Society of America, will give a demonstration 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Oldsmar Senior Center, 127 State St. W. To reserve a seat, call (813) 749-1253.

Interactive art: Children and their families may enjoy Art & Story Hour, an art-related story and hands-on activity, 6-7 p.m. the first Thursday of every month in the Interactive Gallery of the Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art, 600 Klosterman Road, Tarpon Springs. Free for children and included with museum admission for adults. Call Patti Buster at (727) 712-5226 or e-mail buster.patti@spcollege.edu.

Genealogy help: Members of the Caladesi Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, are available to assist the public with genealogy research 1-3 p.m. Thursdays at Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. No appointment necessary. Call (727) 733-5383.

Bingo: All are welcome to play at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday at VFW Post 2473, 1401 N Hercules Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 447-0922.

Pinellas calendar of events, from bingo to yoga 08/31/09 [Last modified: Monday, August 31, 2009 10:42pm]
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