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Things to do in North Pinellas, Sept. 14-20

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Bring blankets, chairs and a picnic basket for a night of music under the stars. Tonight's show features surf music by the Vodkanauts, at right. 7-9 p.m. Free. Highlander Park, 1920 Pinehurst Road, Dunedin. (727) 812-4530; www.dunedingov.com.

Today

Dunedin Wine and Art Walk: More than 35 merchants offer art, wine tastings, food, entertainment, more. 5:30-8:30 p.m. $10 wristbands. Pioneer Park, Main Street and Douglas Avenue. (727) 734-8671; 2ndfridaydunedin.com.

Shaun Hopper: Hopper works magic on the guitar with his finger skills. 7:30 p.m. $20-$25. Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. (727) 791-7400.

Mark James: 8 p.m. $10. Coconuts Comedy Club at Jack's Junk Food Joint, 2950 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd., Clearwater. (727) 360-5653; coconutscomedyclubs.com.

Sunset Cinema at Pier 60: Tonight's feature is the PG-rated drama Big Miracle, starring Drew Barrymore, John Krasinski and John Pingayak. Saturday's is the PG-13 rated drama Snow White and the Huntsman, starring Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth and Charlize Theron. Bring blankets, low lawn chairs or towels. Concessions for sale. No alcohol. Shows start around dusk. Free. Pier 60, Clearwater Beach. (727) 434-6060; www.sunsetsatpier60.com.

Saturday

Celebrate Pinellas County's 100th Birthday: Pioneer-style celebration with children's activities, blacksmithing, antique cars, fiber arts demonstrations, author signings and historical house tours. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Heritage Village, 11909 125th St., Largo. (727) 582-2123; pinellascounty.org/heritage.

Clearwater Coastal Clean Up: The city and Keep Pinellas Beautiful need volunteers to remove trash and debris from the Courtney Campbell Parkway beach. Volunteers should wear closed-toe shoes, sunscreen and bring a pair of work or gardening gloves. Water, tools and supplies will be provided. 9-11:30 a.m. Free. Clearwater Regional Chamber Welcome Center, 3350 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd. (727) 562-4803; myclearwater.com/parksvolunteer.

Honoring the Pinellas County Extension: The office invites the public to bring in their plant, disease or insect problems for diagnosis. Free tote bag while supplies last. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free (registration required). 12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo. (727) 582-2100; pinellascountyextension.org.

Photo Scavenger Hunt: Teams of four and one dedicated photographer take to the Sponge Docks and streets of Tarpon Springs in search of 100 to 125 places to take team photos. Each location is worth varying point values. The team returning in four hours with the most points wins. The event also includes door prizes, silent auction, prizes. Proceeds benefit Suncoast Hospice. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $100 per team. Dockside Sports Bar and Grille, 37611 U.S. 19 N, Palm Harbor. (727) 937-6109; www.dockside sportsbar.com.

Greyhound Meet and Greet: Greyhound Rescue and Adoptions of Tampa Bay invites potential adoptive or foster parents to visit and learn about these calm, affectionate dogs. 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. Free. Petco, 30697 U.S. 19, Palm Harbor. (813) 971-4732; www.great- greyhound.org.

House of Beer Golf Tournament: A two-man beer scramble includes beer, course contests, dinner. 1 p.m. $65. Dunedin Golf Club, 1050 Palm Blvd. (727) 560-2772.

Water Ski Show: More than 100 skiers ages 6 to 60 perform shows similar to those seen at Cypress Gardens, like barefoot, jump, ballet, adagio and pyramid acts. 6 p.m. Free. Tower Lake, 130 Burbank Road, Oldsmar. (727) 480-9365; www. tampawaterski.com.

Things to do in North Pinellas, Sept. 14-20 09/13/12 [Last modified: Thursday, September 13, 2012 6:31pm]
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