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Watch the Rays on the big screen at Largo park


Watch the Rays on big screen at park for free

Want to watch the Tampa Bay Rays on the big screen under the stars? The city might have just the deal for you. The city will show Thursday night's American League Championship Series Game 5 against the Red Sox at 8:07 p.m. on an inflatable movie screen in Largo Central Park, outside the Largo Cultural Center. Admission is free and concessions will be available. A similar setup is scheduled for the remaining night game in the series: Sunday (if necessary). The remaining day game (if necessary) is at 4:37 p.m. Saturday and would be shown in the Tonne Playhouse at the Largo Cultural Center. For information, call 587-6740, ext. 5014.


This show is just full of venom

If you're not a fan of snakes and other poisonous things, perhaps this isn't the place for you. But if you want to learn more, plan to be at the Tarpon Springs library on Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. for Venom 101. Joe Perez of Pinellas County Animal Services will present a slide show with live animals on the venomous reptiles of Pinellas County. All ages are welcome. For information or to register, call (727) 943-4922.

Book a ticket for 'A Passage to India'

Likely when you connect Tarpon Springs with another country only one comes to mind, but for a change of pace come to the library at 1 p.m. Oct. 23 as the Tarpon Springs Cinema Guild presents A Passage to India. The award-winning film, hosted by Sam and Cathy Tsoutsanis, is based on the modern classic novel by E. M. Forster about the complex relationship between the British colonials and the Indian people, over whom they ruled in the 1920s. It was directed by David Lean. Reservations are requested. For information call (727) 943-4922.


Here's a safe dose of Halloween horror

The city will offer "spooktacular" safe and fun-filled Halloween event from 5:30-10 p.m., Oct. 25 in Highlander Park, off Michigan Boulevard near the Highlander Pool. Proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the Dunedin for Youth Fund. Among the activities will be carnival games, a haunted house, a haunted hayride, pumpkin carving, and a costume contest for all ages. Younger children will trick or treat through Boo in the Zoo, a nonscary, fun village. For information, call (727) 812-4530.

In Sports

Find out the results of the Class 2A, District 12 girls golf tournament and see who's playing next week at regionals, 9C.

Pinellas deaths

Bell, Linda

Boyko, William D.

Burgess, Vernice

Cotton, Lillie Bell

Davis, William

Dunlop, Kathleen

Goodwin, Roy "Papa"

Greene, Jean

Johnston, George E.

King, Teresa

Leonowicz, Mary

Mayle, George

McCubbin, Donald

Ramsden, James A.

Richards, Elizabeth

Seifert, Anne

Vlamakis, Bessie

This list is from detailed obituaries published in Section B.

Watch the Rays on the big screen at Largo park 10/14/08 [Last modified: Wednesday, October 15, 2008 7:22pm]
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