Blanton Elementary School will celebrate its 50th anniversary by holding a party Saturday for anyone who has ever worked at or attended the school. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Blanton, 6400 54th Ave. N in St. Petersburg. Participants will bury a time capsule and commemorate the school's "Pound the Rock Waterfall," which symbolizes Blanton's dedication to boosting student achievement. Birthday cake will be served, doves will be released and local restaurants will sell food.
Blanton Elementary celebrates 50th with party, cake
© 2013 Tampa Bay Times