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West Pinellas briefs: Donations sought for sale to benefit spay-neuter services

PINELLAS PARK

Donations sought for sale to benefit spay-neuter services

Stop Pet Overpopulation Together still seeks donations to be sold at its yard sale Friday at 7820 43rd St.

Items such as books, music, plants, collectibles and household goods are needed to benefit SPOT's spay-neuter program for cats and dogs. Call 545-3463 for more information.

School's annual basket auction set for Friday

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Elementary School is sponsoring its annual basket auction Friday.

Proceeds will go to the Janie Guilbault Publishing Center, which enables the school to maintain its vision of "Learning to Write, Writing to Learn." Call Kim Stidham, family and community liaison, at 547-7828.

Home Depot will collect electronics, chemicals

The Home Depot at 4040 Park Blvd. will accept unwanted electronics and chemical waste for proper disposal Saturday.

Acceptable items include fluorescent light tubes, cleaners, computers, televisions, printers, ink cartridges, rechargeable household batteries, pesticides, paints, paint thinners, fertilizers and automotive fluids. Call 464-7500.

Christian school hosts fundraiser Saturday

Pinellas Park's Classical Christian School for the Arts Inc. will host a fundraiser Saturday at Belleview Biltmore Resort and Spa.

A special performance by classical pianist John Einhaus III is scheduled, and there will be student performances. Proceeds will sponsor children in the arts. Business sponsorships and auction items are still being sought.

When: 5 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

Where: Belleview Biltmore Resort and Spa, 25 Belleview Blvd., Clearwater.

Info: Call 547-6820.

Story swap open to

the public on Sunday

The Tampa Bay Storytellers Guild-Story Swap is the fourth Sunday of every month except November and December at Pinellas Park's Park Station. The storytelling event is open to the public. Come and share your stories; each program has a different theme.

When: 3 p.m. Sunday.

Where: 5851 Park Blvd.

Info: Call Billie Noakes at 647-8057.

LEALMAN

Fire district is looking for parade participants

The Lealman Fire District is planning its annual Fourth of July parade and seeks participants for the community tradition for the Lealman and Kenneth City area.

The annual community festival will be after the parade and will include free food, games and prizes.

Last year's event drew more than 1,200 people.

If your group, organization or business wants to participate, contact Lt. Jim Millican at 526-5650, ext. 549.

Family center offers aftercare, classes, help

The Lealman Family Center offers a variety of programs and services to qualifying residents.

The programs and services range from aftercare and summer programs to computer, art and dance classes for kids and adults.

The center also helps families that need emergency assistance.

Where: 4255 56th Ave. N.

Info: Call 528-7891 or e-mail info@lealmanfamilycenter.com.

The Mid County Neighborhood Notebook is compiled by Times correspondent Lorrie Lykins. E-mail news for Pinellas Park, Seminole, Lealman and Kenneth City to SPTimeslistings@yahoo.com or mail it to Lorrie Lykins, Neighborhood Notebook, P.O. Box 4954, Seminole, FL 33775. The deadline for inclusion in the Wednesday Neighborhood Times is 5 p.m. the previous Friday.

West Pinellas briefs: Donations sought for sale to benefit spay-neuter services 04/22/08 [Last modified: Thursday, October 28, 2010 10:40am]
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