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West Pinellas briefs: Candidates are focus of Lealman Community Association meeting

LEALMAN

candidates focus of Lealman Community Association meeting

The Lealman Community Association meets today. The meeting will consist of a candidates' forum. Property owners and residents of Lealman are encouraged to attend and participate; the public is welcome to attend as well. Doors open at 6 p.m. to allow interaction with the candidates before the meeting begins.

When: 7 p.m. today

Where: VFW Post 6827, 4145 34th St. N.

Info: Phone Ray Neri, 527-5352, or online: lcafl.com/bulletin.htm

KENNETH CITY

Young magicians club meets first Saturdays

The Society of Young Magicians meets in Kenneth City the first Saturday of each month. Sponsored by the Society of American Magicians, it is a worldwide organization for kids 7 through 17 that promotes interest in magic as a hobby. Supervision and instruction is provided my master magician Dick Laneau.

When: 10 a.m. Saturday

Where: Victory Church, 4401 58 St. N.

Info: Call Dick Laneau, 345-4323 or e-mail [email protected]

Potluck supper comes before association meet

The next meeting of the Kenneth City Homeowners Association will be preceded by a potluck supper. Scheduled guest speaker Pam Dubov will discuss how homes are taxed and valued in Pinellas County. All Kenneth City residents are welcome to attend; please bring a dish to share.

When: Potluck supper at 6 p.m.; meeting at 7 p.m. Oct. 14

Where: Kenneth City Community Hall, 4610 58th St. N.

Prizes for costumes at masquerade party

The Kenneth City Homeowners Association and Kenneth City Women's Club will cohost an adult masquerade party Oct. 18 at the neighborhood's community hall. Proceeds of the fundraising event will benefit both groups. Prizes will be awarded for the funniest, prettiest, most original and scariest costumes. A $5 donation at the door is suggested; finger foods, beverages and desserts will be provided. Both groups are seeking new members and invite everyone to come join the fun. Please RSVP by calling Darlene Bordner at 347-6156.

When: 7 p.m. Oct. 18

Where: Kenneth City Community Hall, 4610 58th St. N.

PINELLAS PARK

Groups sought for Talent in the Park Music Fair

The Sunsation Show Chorus will host the Talent in the Park Music Fair set for Oct. 19 at the Pinellas Park Performing Arts Center. This event is an opportunity for local performing groups to show the community what they have to offer. In addition to performing, tables will be set up for each group to provide information, sell tickets to performances, and sign up new talent. Interested groups should contact Joan at 541-4501 or online www.sunsationshowchorus.com.

National Alliance on Mental Illness benefit

The National Alliance on Mental Illness will host Chocolate Extravaganza, the group's fifth annual "End the Mystery" buffet fundraiser. The event aims to educate the community and provide advocacy and support for those living with mental illness. Tickets are $60 per person.

When: 6 to 10 p.m. Oct. 10

Where: Banquet Masters, 8100 Park Blvd.

Info: Call 209-0890 or visit online at www.nami-pinellas.org

Learn about Asian Pacific Rim cultures

The SPIFFS second annual Asian Pacific Rim Festival offers entertainment, Asian foods, live music and dancers, arts and crafts, and numerous exhibits and vendors. Parking is $5 per vehicle, admission is free.

When: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Oct. 11 and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 12

Where: England Brothers Bandshell Park, 5121 81st Ave. N.

Info: Call 552-1896

Police academy alumni offers Death by Dessert

The Pinellas Park Police Academy Alumni Association will host Death by Dessert, a dessert reception and silent auction at Park Station on Oct. 17. The reception will feature sweet treats from area restaurants and bakeries. A silent auction will feature items such as electronics and gift certificates for local businesses. The $5 admission also includes entry for door prize drawings. The event will benefit the Pinellas Park Police Alumni Association, made up of volunteers who have attended the Citizen Police Academy and assist the department.

When: 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 17

Where: Park Station, 5851 Park Blvd.

Info: Call Bev Waggoner, 541-0760.

Neighborhood Notebook is compiled by Times correspondent Lorrie Lykins. E-mail news to [email protected] or mail it to Lorrie Lykins, Neighborhood Notebook, P.O. Box 4954, Seminole, FL 33775. Deadline for inclusion in the Wednesday Neighborhood Times is 5 p.m. the previous Friday.

West Pinellas briefs: Candidates are focus of Lealman Community Association meeting 09/30/08 [Last modified: Wednesday, November 3, 2010 2:09pm]
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