Music in the Park continues with Supernatural
Seminole's 12th annual fall Music in the Park concert series continues Friday at Seminole City Park, weather permitting, with a performance by Supernatural. The six-week series is a free community event that features live music in the park every Friday evening through Oct. 17. The Barracuda's Reunion Concert will wrap up the series next week. Bring lawn chairs or blankets; food and beverages will be available for sale. Alcoholic beverages and glass containers are not permitted in the park.
When: 7 to 9 p.m. Friday
Where: Seminole City Park, 7464 Ridge Road
Info: Call 391-8345.
Seminole haunted house to have three-day run
Seminole Recreation and the Kiwanis Clubs of Seminole will present their "Seminole Asylum" haunted house Oct. 23-25 from 6 to 9 p.m. at 9100 113th St. N. Admission is $5 per person and a portion of the proceeds benefits Kiwanis Clubs of Seminole's work serving children. Seminole Asylum may not be suitable for small children. Call 391-8345.
'Field of Screams' slated for Oct. 24
Seminole Recreation will present its fourth annual "Field of Screams" on Oct. 24 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Holland G. Mangum Recreation Complex, 9100 113th St. N. The community Halloween event will include a "Spook Zone," which features bounce houses, inflatable slides and carnival games. The Field of Screams will also feature a costume contest, a family photo area, and free Halloween candy. The event will have something for all ages and is family-friendly. Come dressed in costume. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Cost of admission to the Spook Zone is $5 or $7 with entry to the Seminole Asylum haunted house. Call 391-8345.
'Really Big Show' set for SPC Seminole campus
The Seminole Chamber of Commerce will present two performances of "A Really Big Show" on Oct. 25 at the St. Petersburg College Seminole campus. The production is reminiscent of the classic Ed Sullivan television show, which featured a variety of entertainment acts during the 1960s. The chamber has partnered with William Clare Entertainment productions and St. Petersburg College to present 12 nationally known song stylists and award-winning comics. The extravaganza includes tributes to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, Motown artists and more. Some of the proceeds from the event will benefit SPC's Natural Habitat Park project. Tickets are $15 per person and may be purchased in advance at the Seminole Chamber office, 8400 113th St. N. Call 392-3245.
When: Shows at 2 and 7 p.m.
Where: St. Petersburg College, Seminole Campus Digitorium, 9200 113th St. N.
Annual food drive to aid children during holidays
The GWFC Seminole Junior Woman's Club is challenging the community to participate in its 10th annual holiday food drive to assist needy children identified by area schools. "Project Need" has provided holiday food baskets to local children since 1998, working through Pinellas County school social workers and guidance counselors to assist children who receive regular meals through the school program but have little food available during the holidays. The group is seeking donations of food from area businesses, social clubs, service clubs, school clubs, and individuals. Food baskets will be distributed by school officials to designated families. The GFWC Seminole Junior Woman's Club will add a turkey or a ham to each family's food basket. To help, contact Michele Abramo, 399-0587, or Patricia Collins, 687-307. To ensure timely delivery to the schools, donations are needed no later than Dec. 12.
Seminole Recreation offers classes, activities
Seminole Recreation classes and activities are offered at the Seminole Recreation Center, 9100 113th St. N. Activities require a valid Seminole Recreation card. Call the recreation center for more information on class dates and times, fees and membership requirements, 391-8345.
Oktoberfest luncheon for seniors changes date
The date of the upcoming Oktoberfest luncheon for seniors originally scheduled for Oct. 21 has been changed to Oct. 28. The fee to attend is $8 per person and diners must have a recreation card or be a guest of a recreation member. The lunch will be catered by Freedom Square. Call Dan at 391-8345.
Volunteer actors sought for Halloween event
The City of Seminole and the Kiwanis Club of Seminole are seeking volunteer actors to participate in the 2008 Seminole Asylum Haunted House on Oct. 23, 24 and 25 at the Seminole Recreation Center. Hours are 6 to 9 p.m. Volunteers will be needed to assist with makeup and costumes, and to play Halloween "scare-actors." Please call Duane or Kacy for details, 391-8345.
Neighborhood notebook is compiled by Times correspondent Lorrie Lykins. E-mail news to SPTimeslistings@yahoo.com or mail it to Lorrie Lykins, Seminole Neighborhood Notebook, P.O. Box 4954, Seminole, FL 33775. Deadline is 5 p.m. Friday.