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Touch-a-Truck and Florida Clown Day Saturday at Largo Central Park

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Clowns meet trucks at Central Park

The 15th annual Touch-a-Truck and Florida Clown Day will be 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at Largo Central Park, 101 Central Park Drive. Kids can play on almost any vehicle imaginable and enjoy train rides, clown antics, face painting and more. Admission is free, but inflatables require a $3 wristband. Limited on-site parking; free shuttles will be available from Largo High School and Pinellas County School Board. Call (727) 587-6740, ext. 5014, or visit LargoEvents.com.

Charity collecting shoes, money for Haiti victims

Foot Solutions, on behalf of Soles4Souls, the international shoe charity, is asking the public to drop off gently used shoes and or contribute monetary donations for the victims of the earthquake in Haiti at the following locations:

• Foot Solutions Largo (Largo Mall), 10500 Ulmerton Road. Call (727) 585-4200.

• Foot Solutions Palm Harbor (Seabreeze Center), 30541 Highway 19 N. Call (727) 781-3668.

Since March 2009, Foot Solutions stores, through their affiliation with Soles4Souls, have collected almost 17,000 shoes for people in need worldwide.

For more information, visit tampabayfootsolutions.com.

Pep rally tonight to plan Relay for Life

Relay for Life of Largo will host its 2010 pep rally at 6 p.m. tonight at Hampton Inn & Suites, 100 East Bay Drive, Largo.

Past, present and future team captains and other interested individuals are encouraged to attend this informational session.

Call (727) 587-6744 or visit relayforlife.org/largofl.

Patsy Cline tribute today at Largo center

C.J. Harding recreates the sentimental sounds and personality of the legendary Patsy Cline during her show, Sweet Dreams: A Patsy Cline Tribute, at 2 and 7 p.m. today at the Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive.

Tickets are $28 day of show. Call (727) 587-6793.

Touch-a-Truck and Florida Clown Day Saturday at Largo Central Park 01/26/10 [Last modified: Tuesday, January 26, 2010 7:54pm]
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