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Stamp and coin expo

Today

Stamps, picture postcards, covers, coins and currency will be bought, sold and appraised at the Largo Stamp & Coin Expo, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Minnreg Building, 6340 126th Ave. N, Largo. Free admission. Call (727) 364-6897 or e-mail h.rogg@verizon.net.

Today

Classic comedy: and Thursday through May 24 at 302 Seminole St., Clearwater. Show times 8 p.m. with 2 p.m. Sunday matinees. Tickets $20. Call (727) 446-1360.

Celebrating mom: Artist Susanne Nielsen's work, "Mothers, Myths and Memories; An Exhibition to See, Hear and Experience," will be on display throughout the month of May at the Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive. Guests are encouraged to submit memories of their mothers and other significant women in their lives. Call (727) 587-6715.

Cultural event: The Sister City Committee of Tarpon Springs presents "A Taste of the Islands" at 4 p.m. at the Kalymnian House, 42 W Morgan St., Tarpon Springs. The fundraising dinner will feature foods from the Greek islands of Symi, Halki, Kalymnos and Cyprus. Suggested donation $10. Call (727) 432-3468.

Dinner and auction: An Italian bistro dinner and silent auction to honor the Palm Harbor fire department will be 4-6 p.m. at Stratford Court of Palm Harbor, 45 Catherine Blvd. Cost is $9 per person. To RSVP, call (727) 787-1500.

Meet the artists: Studio 1212 Art Gallery will host the opening reception for "Another Day In Paradise," an exhibit of original art, pottery and jewelry, 1-4 p.m. at 1405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Refreshments will be served. Call (727) 446-4566.

Library events online: The Pinellas Public Library Cooperative calendar of events is now available online. Search member library locations for favorite programs at www.pplc.us/calendar.asp.

Art reception: Gulf Coast Artists' Alliance Inc. will host an opening reception and open studio event for its Spring Art Competition, an exhibition of paintings, sculpture and photography by local artists, 1-4 p.m. at 1403 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Live entertainment and refreshments. Free admission. Call (727) 446-1708.

Art explained: The Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art offers a docent tour at 2 p.m. every Sunday. Meet in the lobby of the museum, which is on the Tarpon Springs campus of St. Petersburg College, 600 Klosterman Road. Free admission on Sundays. Call (727) 712-5762.

Monday

Luncheon meeting: Cheryl Schroeder, executive director of West Central Florida Federation of Labor, will discuss the "Employee Free Choice Act" at the luncheon meeting of the Democratic Women's Club of Upper Pinellas, 11 a.m. at Stacey's Buffet, 1451 Missouri Ave., Largo. Call (727) 581-4630.

In 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. The group meets at 6:30 p.m. every Monday at Crossroads Christian Church, 1645 Seminole Blvd., Largo. Call Clyde at (727) 736-7999 or visit www.suncoastchorus.com.

Sing along: Palm Harbor Crystalaires Men's Barbershop Chorus meets at 6:45 p.m. Mondays at the Palm Harbor Community Activity Center, 1500 16th St. and seeks tenors, leads, baritones and basses. Call Wes at (727) 784-8052 or visit our web site at www.crystalaires.com.

Dixieland dance: The Bayside Banjo Band plays Dixieland and old-time songs from 7 to 9 p.m. every Monday at American Legion Post 7, 1760 Turner St., Clearwater. Call (727) 447-9204.

Tuesday

Computer group to meet: The Bay Area Macintosh User Group Afternoon Chapter will meet 1-3 p.m. at Clearwater East Library, 2251 Drew St. with software presentations and Q&A. Call Bob Pittman at (727) 938-0926 or visit BAMCentral.org.

Scrapbooking workshop: Learn scrapbooking skills 10 a.m.-noon at the Palm Harbor Library, 2330 Nebraska Ave. Call (727) 784-3332, ext. 3006.

Learn about herbs: The Florida Herb Society will gather at 6:30 p.m. for an herbal swap and 7 p.m. meeting at the Clearwater Garden Club, 405 Seminole St. Visitors are welcome. Call (727) 365-8574.

Author showcase: Deborah Maroney, co-author of The Homefront Security and Legacy Planner, will discuss how to identify, capture and organize critical personal and financial information for use in emergency situations at 6:30 p.m. at East Lake Community Library, 4125 East Lake Road. Call (727) 773-2665.

Free movie: The Tarpon Springs Recreation Department will show the new release movie Frost/Nixon at 1 p.m. at Tarpon Springs Community Center, 400 S Walton Ave. Call (727) 942-5628.

Photo seminar: Digital photography instructor Ted Radakovik will present a free seminar on digital photography and editing at 7 p.m. at the Tarpon Springs Public Library, 138 E Lemon St. Participants are encouraged to bring their digital cameras and manuals. Call (727) 943-4922.

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

Stamp and coin expo 05/16/09 [Last modified: Saturday, May 16, 2009 10:59am]

    

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