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Safety Harbor parade will feature kids on decorated bikes

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Safety Harbor Fourth of July Parade: Kids are invited to decorate their bicycles and wagons to join in this short parade that includes military vehicles, honor guards, fire trucks, Shriners, motorcycle groups, car clubs, the Dunedin Pipe and Drum band, walking units and floats. 10 a.m. Free. Safety Harbor Main Street Parade route, Main Street and Second Avenue N, Safety Harbor. (727) 726-9601.

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July 4th Worship Service and Picnic: In response to the oil spill in the gulf, St. Paul's Lutheran Church is commemorating the Fourth of July with a special worship service in Shelter 2. Join us for music, food and worship. Bring a dish to share. Chicken and beverages will be provided. Unite with St. Paul's in partnership with the Skycrest Neighborhood Association in an effort to support Keep Pinellas Beautiful and the Suncoast Seabird Sanctuary. 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free. Eagle Lake Park, 1800 Keene Road, Largo. Call (727) 446-7718.

Clearwater Celebrates America: Clearwater Celebrates America, the city's annual Independence Day celebration, will feature the Mostly Pops Orchestra, fireworks, children's activities, a craft show, food and drink concessions. Gates open at 4 p.m.; fireworks at 9:30. No alcoholic beverages, glass containers or bottles, umbrellas, canopies, throwing objects, pets or personal fireworks allowed. The Memorial Causeway Bridge will be closed from about 9:15-10:15 p.m. for the fireworks. Expect traffic delays as a result and consider alternate routes. 4-10:15 p.m. Free. Coachman Park, 301 Drew St., Clearwater. (727) 562-4700.

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Itty Bitty Splashtime: Parents and caregivers can enjoy the companionship of other parents and caregivers while their children ages 5 and younger enjoy the cool waters of the pool's splash area. 9:45-10:45 a.m. $1.50, 2 and younger no fee. Highland Recreation Complex and Family Aquatic Center, 400 Highland Ave. NE, Largo. (727) 518-3016. Visit www.largo.com/egov/docs/1205777782800.htm.

LiveStrong Exercise for Cancer Survivors: Ongoing gentle exercise class for cancer survivors and those in treatment. 5-7 p.m. Free admission. YMCA (North Pinellas), 4550 Village Center Drive, Palm Harbor. (727) 772-9622.

Barbershop Harmony: The Florida Suncoast Men's Barbershop Chorus is expanding its membership and looking for tenors, leads, baritones and basses who enjoy singing four-part barbershop harmony. 6:30-8:30 p.m. free. Crossroads Christian Church, 1645 Seminole Blvd., Largo (727) 736-7999). www.suncoastchorus.com.

Singing is life: The Palm Harbor Crystal-Aires Men's Barbershop four-part harmony chorus invites all male singers to come and see if this hobby might appeal to you. The chorus meets at 6:45 p.m. every Monday. Call Wes at (727) 784-8052. 6:45-8:45 p.m.. Palm Harbor Community Activity Center, 1500 16th St., Palm Harbor. (727) 784-8052. www.crystalaires.com.

East Coast Swing Dance: Join us for a night of East Coast Swing Dance to the music from the 1940s and '50s. The evening will begin with a group lesson followed by the social dance. All ages welcomed and no partner is required. 7-11 p.m. $7 per person. Dr. William E. Hale Senior Activity Center, 330 Douglas Ave., Dunedin (727) 298-3299 ).

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Small Business Counseling: Sign up for a free, hourlong one-on-one session with a business counselor from Pinellas County Chapter 115 of SCORE. Register at the Reference Desk or by phone. 10 a.m. to noon. Free. Oldsmar Public Library, 400 St. Petersburg Drive, Oldsmar ((813) 749-1181). (813) 749-1178. www.oldsmarlibrary.org.

Military Order of the World Wars: The Military Order of the World Wars meets the first Tuesday of every month. 11:30 a.m.. Belleair Country Club, One Country Club Lane, Belleair ((727) 786-5578). (727) 461-7171. www.belleaircc.com.

Teen Tidalwave Tuesdays: Teens and tweens ages 11-17 can hang with friends and enjoy swimming, snacks, games and prizes in and around the pool. 7:15-9:15 p.m. $3. Highland Recreation Complex and Family Aquatic Center, 400 Highland Ave. NE, Largo. (727) 518-3016. Visit www.largo.com/egov/docs/1205777782800.htm.

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