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Seminole briefs: Mothers & More meeting tops calendar of events


Mothers & More

issues invitation

for Thursday

Mothers & More, a nonprofit organization for stay-at-home and working mothers in Seminole, Largo and surrounding communities, will host an open house Thursday.

Author Lisa Hein will discuss parenting issues.

The group offers activities for busy moms and their babies through children of early elementary school age. Play groups are offered in the mornings, afternoons and one evening a month, and there are other activities for moms, children and families.

When: 7 p.m. Thursday

Where: Seminole Community Library, 9200 113th St. N, Room C

Info: Call Lori at 215-7558 or e-mail

Bargain hunters, Saturday is your day

Seminole Recreation's annual Community Yard Sale is set for Saturday. The free community event will feature many community vendors.

If you get hungry for more than bargains, concessions will include barbecue, hot dogs and beverages.

When: 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday

Where: Holland G. Mangum Recreation Complex, 9100 113th St. N

Info: Call 391-8345

Music in the Park series seeks solo acts, bands

Seminole is seeking bands to perform in its 2008 Music in the Park concert series. Music in the Park is a six-week outdoor concert series that kicks off in the fall and showcases a different music genre each week. Performers for the 12th annual series will be selected by a committee.

The deadline for applications is April 24. Individual performers and bands are encouraged to apply by contacting Duane Crandall at 391-8345.

'Casino Royale' begins

Movies Under the Stars

The James Bond thriller Casino Royale will kick off Seminole's fifth annual Movies Under the Stars

series April 5 at Lake Seminole Park. In the outdoor film series, a movie will be shown each Friday night during April.

In keeping with this year's "spy spectacular" theme, the series will focus on favorite spy movies from recent years.

Each showing will begin at 8 p.m. at Seminole City Park, 7464 Ridge Road. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and relax for a movie under the spring sky. Popcorn, nachos, candy and beverages will be sold, with proceeds benefiting the Seminole Teen Board.

Admission is free. Call Duane Crandall at 391-8345 for information.

Adults, children can catch a flick at library

The Seminole Community Library, 9200 113th St. N, offers classic movies at 1 p.m. Fridays for adults and family movies at 2 p.m. Saturdays.

Call the library at 394-6905 or go to for information.

Day trip will include play, buffet lunch

Seminole Recreation Seniors will travel to the Show Palace in Hudson on Wednesday for a performance of Kiss Me, Kate. The cost of the trip is $62 and includes a buffet lunch.

The group will depart from Seminole Recreation at 10:30 a.m. and return at 5:30 p.m. Join the group for a day of fun, friendship and entertainment. Call Seminole Recreation at 391-8345 for information.

Seminole Stampede

has been rescheduled

The date of the Seminole Stampede 10K, 5K and 1-mile run has changed from April 15 to May 17. The location and registration fees remain the same.

For more information on the race, visit

Neighborhood Notebook is compiled by Times correspondent Lorrie Lykins. E-mail news to or mail it to Lorrie Lykins, Neighborhood Notebook, P.O. Box 4954, Seminole, FL 33775. Deadline for inclusion in the Wednesday Neighborhood Times is 5 p.m. the previous Friday.

Seminole briefs: Mothers & More meeting tops calendar of events

03/25/08 [Last modified: Tuesday, March 25, 2008 11:55am]
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