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Art in Bloom 2010 presents a range of activities

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Art in Bloom 2010 presents a range of activities

Art in Bloom 2010, sponsored by the Stuart Society and the Museum of Fine Arts, features "Conversation with the Designers" from 2 to 4 p.m. today at the museum, 255 Beach Drive NE. Nearly 50 floral designs that correspond to works in the museum's collection are on display through Wednesday; visitors also may attend the exhibition "The Baroque World of Fernando Botero." Hours are noon to 5 p.m. today; docent tours, 3:30 p.m. The MFA Cafe is open 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today; brunch reservations: (727) 822-1032.

The museum opens from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday; the MFA Cafe, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch reservations: (727) 822-1032. Docent tours: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. The floral designs will be displayed from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Renowned floral designer Ron Morgan will speak at "Fiesta de las Flores," or "Fiesta of Flowers," the annual Art in Bloom luncheon. The event begins at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the St. Petersburg Yacht Club, 11 Central Ave. (Docent tours of the floral designs at the museum begin at 10 a.m.) $60. Reservations required by Monday; (727) 866-1251.

St. Petersburg

Hospital auxiliary lunch is Wednesday

The St. Anthony's Hospital Auxiliary annual luncheon, card and game party is at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the hospital, 1200 Seventh Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $15. (727) 821-2078.

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