Council to discuss Rays' waterfront stadium on Thursday
The St. Petersburg City Council will hold a public meeting Thursday. Discussion of the proposed waterfront stadium for the Tampa Bay Rays is on the agenda.
When: 8:30 a.m. Thursday
Where: 175 Fifth St. N, second floor Council Chamber
Hurricane preparedness topic of group's meeting
Tom Iovino of Pinellas County's communications department is the scheduled guest speaker at the next meeting of the Snell Isle Property Owners Association. Iovino will discuss hurricane preparedness. Note that the group will not meet in July but will resume meetings Aug. 7.
When: 7 p.m. Thursday
Where: St. Petersburg Woman's Club, 40 Snell Isle Blvd. NE
Enjoy community picnic's activities, food and prizes
The Greater Pinellas Point Civic Association will host its annual community picnic Saturday at the Lake Vista Recreation Center. All residents are invited, bring a dish to share and enjoy the many activities, contests and prizes. Note: There will be no regular neighborhood association meeting this month.
When: 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday
Where: Lake Vista Recreation Center, 1401 62nd St. S.
PASADENA BEAR CREEK
Cleanup at Bear Creek needs lots of volunteers
Residents and volunteers will tackle a cleanup of Bear Creek on Saturday. Volunteers are needed to help, from actually wading through the creek picking up debris to helping bag debris on the shore or giving support to the workers.
When: 8 a.m. Saturday
Where: Meet at Grace Bible Church, 555 61st St. S.
Neighborhood to gather last time before summer
The Northeast Park Neighborhood Association will hold its final meeting prior to the summer break Monday.
The agenda includes discussions of crime, traffic and the overall appearance of the neighborhood. Payment of dues may be mailed to P.O. Box 3859, St. Petersburg, FL 33731.
When: 7 p.m. Monday
Where: The Masonic Home, 3201 First St. NE
Program to give glimpse of local law enforcement
The North Kenwood Neighborhood Association meets Monday to hear guest speaker E. Eugene Webb, manager of information and technology for the St. Petersburg Police Department. Webb will present a program on law enforcement technology, including a look at a police cruiser, plus the new computer-aided dispatch system.
When: 7:30 p.m. Monday
Where: Edward White Hospital Auditorium, 2299 Ninth Ave. N, Room 1G
Community issues on agenda of next meeting
The Palmetto Park Neighborhood Association meets the second Tuesday of each month. The agenda for its next meeting includes discussion of neighborhood issues.
When: 7 p.m. Tuesday
Where: Word of Faith Church, 558 28th St. S
Info: Contact Freddie Miller at 327-8744.
Neighborhood Notebook is compiled by Times correspondent Lorrie Lykins.
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