JIM DAMASKE | Times (2009)
Customers stroll in Antique Alley last year. More than 50 dealers will participate in today's show.
Antique show: Antique Alley will host a free indoor-outdoor show with more than 50 dealers from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 580 N Indian Rocks Road, Belleair Bluffs. Rain date March 21. Call (727) 581-6585.
Irish music and dance: Mick Moloney and Friends, composed of three of Ireland's finest instrumentalists joined by a World Champion Irish step dancer, will perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St. Tickets $20, $18 members and students. Call (727) 942-5605 or visit tarpon arts.org.
Nature's finery: Enjoy Florida's natural beauty at the Florida Botanical Gardens at 12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo. Stroll through hundreds of blooming flowers and plants and native and nonnative ornamentals. Free and open to the public daily from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Call (727) 582-2581 or visit www.flbg.org.
New Yorkers to meet: The Native New Yorkers of Tampa Bay Club will meet at 5:30 p.m. at O'Keefe's Restaurant, 1219 S Fort Harrison Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 585-0992.
The Irish Tenors: Finbar Wright, Anthony Kearns and Karl Scully will perform their diverse repertoire including Danny Boy, My Wild Irish Rose and South of the Border at 2 p.m. at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets $62.50, $48, $32.50. Call (727) 791-7400 or visit rutheckerdhall.com.
Crossroads Farmers Market: From 9 a.m. to 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 and baked goods. Call (727) 787-4700 or (727) 724-3054.
Step back in time: Heritage Village, 11909 125th St. N, Largo, Pinellas County's 21-acre living history museum, gives tours of vintage architecture and classes in the arts of bygone days. Closed Mondays. For details, call (727) 582-2123 or visit www.pinellascounty.org/.
Garden club meeting: Top of the Bay Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. at 207 Exeter St., Oldsmar, with guest speaker Michael Palandro, owner of Dondo Garden Nursery. A plant sale will follow. Call Dorothy Larson at (813) 814-2928.
Spotlight series: The Largo Lions Club presents Carla DelVillaggio as Simply Streisand, covering the artist's music and mannerisms, at 2 and 7 p.m. at the Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. Tickets $20, $17 for groups of 10 or more. Call (727) 587-6793 or visit LargoArts.com.
In harmony: The Florida Suncoast Men's Barbershop Chorus is 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.sun coastchorus.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.
Fashion show and luncheon: The Ladies Auxiliary of the Knights of Columbus, St. Luke's Council 12196, will present its annual fashion show and luncheon at noon at St. Luke's Catholic Church, 2757 Alderman Road, Palm Harbor. Tickets $12. Call Nancy Quagliana at (727) 787-5256 or Carol Murray at (727) 784-3386.
Teenage author to speak: 14-year old author Libby Svenson will discuss her book, Andromeda's Turn, at 6:30 p.m. at East Lake Community Library, 4125 East Lake Road. Call (727) 773-2665.
Meet the artist: A reception for Frank Saso, Tampa Bay artist and illustrator, will be from 6 to 8 p.m. at Oldsmar City Hall, 100 State St. Free admission. His one-man show of 65 tropical-themed paintings will remain on display through April 30. Call (727) 726-8945.
Free tax assistance: From 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays through April 14 in TECO Hall Room A of the Oldsmar Public Library, 400 St. Petersburg Drive E. First-come, first-served. Bring a copy of last year's return and Social Security numbers for yourself and all dependents. This free service is provided by AARP. Call toll-free at 1-888-687-2277.