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Things to do: crafts, music and more

21 Today

Corey Sunday "European Style" Market: More than 35 vendors selling produce, plants/flowers, arts/crafts, prepared foods, live music. 10 a.m. Corey Avenue Area, 155 Corey Ave., St. Pete Beach. Call (727) 367-3818 or visit

CraftArt 2010: Enjoy craft beer tastings and artist demonstrations at this annual fine craft art show. It features works by established and emerging artists working in clay, glass, wood, jewelry and more. 10 a.m. Florida Craftsmen Gallery, 501 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. Outdoors in front of the gallery. Free. Call (727) 821-7391.

Largo Art Association member show: Reception and awards ceremony for an exhibit of work by members of the Largo Art Association. Show continues through Nov. 30. 1:30 p.m.; awards at 2:30 p.m. Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive, Largo. Free. Call (727) 587-6715.

Speaking of History: "Growing up in Rural Pinellas County": Hear Willie Tellis' personal stories of growing up on the land managed by his parents for John S. Taylor, who grew citrus and raised cattle. Tellis attended segregated public schools, worked on the property and experienced the growth of Pinellas County firsthand. 2 p.m. Heritage Village, 11909 125th St., Largo. Free, but donations are welcome. Call (727) 582-2123 or visit

USF Symphony Orchestra: The orchestra will play a variety of music. 2 p.m. Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $12 advance, $15 at the door. Call (727) 822-3590.

Vivaldi's Seasons: Music of Vivaldi and Dvorak, plus operatic selections for violin. Features guest violinist Steve Starkman, with members of the Florida Orchestra, as part of the Art For Faith's Sake concert series. 3 p.m. Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 455 Missouri Ave., Largo. An offering will be taken. Call (727) 585-9969.

22 Monday

Studio@620 WMNF Radio Theatre Project: DSA, a radio play by T. Scott Wooten, is the first live radio broadcast of the season. The Radio Players also will perform excerpts from Long Story Short by Doug Cooney and A Little Traveling Music by Paul Wilborn. 7 p.m. Studio@620, 620 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg. Pay what you will at the door. Call (727) 895-6620.

Work out while kids play: Parents can choose from Just Pump or Zumba while children have fun at one of Highland Rec's youth classes, which include Crazy Crafts, Bayside Gymnastics, Super Star Sports or tennis. 5:45 p.m. Highland Recreation Complex and Family Aquatic Center, 400 Highland Ave. NE, Largo. Call (727) 518-3016.

23 Tuesday

Helios Jazz Orchestra with Sasha Tuck: Modern big band jazz sounds with cabaret seating, swing dancing and full bar. 7:30 p.m. NOVA 535 Art Lounge, 535 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. N, St. Petersburg. $5. Call (727) 821-6682 or visit

Family game night: A family game night with Wii on the big screen, a hoop contest, board games, family Pickleball, bingo in the pool, a pizza dinner and "Minute to Win It" competition for prizes. 5:30 p.m. St. Pete Beach Community Center, 7701 Boca Ciega Drive, St. Pete Beach. Free. Call (727) 363-9245.

Gulfport Tuesday Fresh Market: With live music, vegetables and fruit, baked goods, herbs, teas, plants and crafts. 9 a.m. Gulfport, Beach Boulevard. Call (727) 366-4086.

24 Wednesday

The Ettes: The Ettes, just back from recording a fourth album in London, have toured with the Black Keys, Kings of Leon and the Dead Weather. Coco, Poni, Jem and Shoulders make up the Nashville garage punk band. You might remember them from the last Tropical Heatwave, and if not, here's your chance to check the girl-fronted rockers who are touring to raise money for, along with fellow Nashvillians, Hans Condor. 7 p.m. The Local 662, 662 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $10, all ages. Call (727) 258-4829.

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24 Wednesday

Pre-Thanksgiving swing bash: Don't be a turkey. Come out and dance. Swing Time hosts this all-ages pre-Thanksgiving dance party with roots and rockabilly by the Cadillac Bombers. Blues dance (6-7 p.m.) and swing dance lessons (7-8 p.m.) precede the event. 8 p.m. Gulfport Casino, 5500 Shore Blvd. S, Gulfport. $10. Call (813) 840-3715.

Things to do: crafts, music and more 11/20/10 [Last modified: Friday, November 19, 2010 7:31pm]
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