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The Sparkling Clearwater Depression Glass Club holds its annual show

Today

Join Camp Kadima campers, family and staff for a "super sundae" reunion party 1-3 p.m. at Pinellas County Jewish Day School, 1775 Highland Ave., Clearwater. Design an ice cream creation, enjoy craft projects and a flag football game. RSVP by calling camp director Jeff Krieger at (727) 736-1494 or e-mail campathleticgmkjc@verizon.net.

Today

Glass, china and pottery show and sale: The Sparkling Clearwater Depression Glass Club will host its 31st annual show and sale 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Harborview Center, 300 Cleveland St., Clearwater featuring 25 national dealers, book booth, glass repair, free glass identification, and door prizes. Admission $6 per person. Free parking. Call (727) 725-2069 or visit clearwaterdepressionglassclub.com.

Steve Lawrence in concert: Emmy and Grammy Award-winning performer Steve Lawrence will celebrate "The Great American Songbook" and perform classics by Gershwin, Porter, Berlin and more at 2 p.m. at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets are $75, $49, and $39. Call (727) 719-7400 or visit rutheckerdhall.com.

Vibrant performers: The Degas String Quartet, one of America's finest performing ensembles, will perform selections by Hadyn, Puccini and Tchaikovsky at 4 p.m. at the Tarpon Springs Heritage Museum, 100 Beekman Lane. Tickets $20, $18 members and students. Call (727) 942-5605 or visit tarponarts.org.

Meet the artists: Join studio artists for refreshments, conversation and a show of contemporary artwork 1-5 p.m. at Studio 1212, 1405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Show runs through March 13. Call (727) 446-4566 or visit studio1212.org.

Ride the rails: Kids and adults can experience large-scale model railroading and the hobby of live steam firsthand with a ride on the Largo Central Railroad. There are approximately 1.2 miles of main line track with numerous passings running through beautifully landscaped Largo Central Park, 101 Central Park Drive. The train is open first full weekend of each month 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. Donations welcome. Call (727) 585-9835.

Crossroads Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. every Sunday at the North Pinellas Historical Museum, 2043 Curlew Road, Palm Harbor. The market focuses on locally grown or harvested fresh products including fruits and vegetables, herbs and spices, plants, baked goods and more. Call (727) 787-4700 or (727) 724-3054.

Tarpon Springs Sunday Farmers Market: Open 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 7 South Pinellas Ave., Tarpon Springs and continues every Sunday through May offering fresh produce, prepared foods, gourmet baked goods, greenery, hand crafted goods and live music. Call Donna or Judy at (727) 942-4675 or e-mail Sunday MorningMkt@gmail.com.

Monday

Stamp club to meet: The Clearwater Stamp Club will meet 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Clearwater East Library, 2251 Drew St. This month's program is a presentation on "German Inflation" as depicted in the German stamps of the 1920s. Call Bob at (727) 599-1745.

Spot Light series: The Largo Lions Club presents "Then and Now: A Tribute to the Artistry of Barbra Streisand" at 2 and 7 p.m. at the Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. $20 reserved, $17 per person in groups of 10 or more. All proceeds benefit Lions Club volunteer projects. Call (727) 587-6793.

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.

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 fascinating hobby might appeal to you. The chorus meets at 6:45 p.m. every Monday at the Palm Harbor Community Center, 1500 16th St. Call Wes at (727) 784-8052 or visit crystalaires.com.

Read to Me: A new, bilingual group reading club that will meet at 10 a.m. every Monday at the Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive. Mothers with children from birth to preschool age will have the opportunity to practice their English or Spanish while inspiring a love of reading in their little ones. Call Britney Hord at (727) 587-6715 or e-mail bhord@largo.com.

Chorale seeks voices: The International Chorale of Dunedin is in need of tenors and basses. The group meets at 7 p.m. every Monday at Emmanuel Community Church, 1150 County Road 1, Palm Harbor. For more information contact Bev Peck at bevpeck@tampabay.rr.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

Lifelong learning: A five-week St. Petersburg College Lifelong Learning Course, "Native American History and Culture," will be 1-3 p.m. Tuesdays Feb. 9-Mar. 9 at Mease Manor, 700 Mease Plaza, Dunedin. Course focuses on the history of the Native Americans and their influence on the culture, survival and spirituality of New World peoples, specifically in the Tampa Bay area. Cost is $45. Call (727) 341-3184.

Coin club: The Clearwater Coin Club will gather for its monthly meeting and auction at 7 p.m. at American Legion Post 7, 1760 Turner St., Clearwater. Call Bob at (727) 688-9871.

Dinner dance: Indulge your continental tastes with a pasta dinner and dance from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Italian American Club of Greater Clearwater, 200 McMullen-Booth Road. $8 members, $10 nonmembers. The club also hosts dinner and dancing every other Saturday from 6-10 p.m. $13 members, $16 nonmembers. Call (727)791-8698.

Speech, speech: The Donaghue-Dunedin Toastmasters Club meets 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Unity Community Church, 1315 Bayshore Blvd., Dunedin. Individuals interested in becoming better public speakers are invited. Call Marie Vitale at (727) 455-7539.

Twice weekly bingo: Open to the public, games start at 12:15 p.m. every Tuesday and Friday at American Legion Post 275, 360 Wilson St., Dunedin. 22 games. Lunch available 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Call (727) 733-8153.

Have breakfast: Enjoy a meal of eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, juice and fresh coffee 8:30-9:30 a.m. every Tuesday at the Hale Senior Activity Center, 330 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. Cost is $3 with recreation ID card; $4 without. Call (727) 298-3299.

The Sparkling Clearwater Depression Glass Club holds its annual show 02/06/10 [Last modified: Friday, February 5, 2010 11:04pm]

    

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