Celebrate the end of day with arts, crafts and entertainment at Sunsets at Pier 60, Clearwater Beach, and hear a variety of music nightly. Event begins two hours before sunset, ends two hours after, weather permitting. Call (727) 449-1036.
Writers group: Palm Harbor Writers Group meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Palm Harbor Community Center, 1500 16th St. All skill levels welcome. Call (727) 786-3133.
Meet the author: Linda Taylor, author of Great Women Exploring Nature: How Wild Florida Influenced Their Lives, will speak at 6:30 p.m. at the East Lake Community Library, 4123 East Lake Road. Call (727) 773-2665.
'De mullet' party: 6 to 8 p.m. at the Painted Fish Gallery, 350 Main St., Dunedin, featuring entertainment, art and fun. Call (727) 298-3322, ext. 235.
Make a difference: Support women touched by domestic violence by trading in gently used clothing for a discount on comparable items at Patchington's semiannual "Trade-In Event" during store hours today through Oct. 27 at 280 Indian Rocks Road, Belleair Bluffs, and 2520 McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Donations will be given to CASA. Call 1-800-771-2200, ext. 226.
Venomous reptiles: Joe Perez of Pinellas County Animal Services presents "Venom 101" at 7 p.m. at Tarpon Springs Public Library, 138 E Lemon St., featuring live animals and a slide show. All ages welcome. To register call (727) 943-4922.
Euchre players: Enjoy a fun night out playing the game at 7 p.m. Wednesdays at St. Dunstan's Episcopal Church, 10888 126th Ave. N, Largo. For details, call (727) 474-2682.
Comedy spoof: East Lake High School's Thespian Troupe 4356 and Class Act Drama Club present Murder In the Magnolias at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday at 1300 Silver Eagle Drive, Tarpon Springs. Tickets $7, seniors $5. Call (727) 943-5574.
Meet the candidates: Republican Sen. Mike Fasano and Democratic challenger Fred Taylor will attend the morning meeting of the Rotary Club of East Lake Sunrise, 7:30 a.m. Thursday at Tarpon Woods Country Club, 1100 Tarpon Woods Blvd., Palm Harbor. $15 buffet breakfast. To RSVP, call Roger Johnson at (727) 781-5555.
Cinema Guild: See the 1984 film, A Passage to India, at 1 p.m. at the Tarpon Springs Public Library, 138 E Lemon St. To register, call (727) 943-4922.
Genealogy help: Members of the Caladesi Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, are available to assist the public with genealogy research 1-3 p.m. Thursdays at Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. No appointment necessary. Call (727) 733-5383.
American troubadour: Bill Schustik uses music, folklore, costumes, maps and flags in an integrated performing and teaching experience at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Tarpon Springs Cultural Center, 101 S Pinellas Ave. $15, $13 members and students. Call (727) 937-0686.
Greek festival: The St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society annual Fall Festival featuring plenty of Greek food, music, dancing and vendors, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday at the community center, 348 N Pinellas Ave., Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 204-5246.
Writers group: Writers of all skill levels are invited to join the Writers Critique Group, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. every Friday at the Tarpon Springs Public Library, 138 E Lemon St. Call Lloyd Wilson at (727) 267-5612.
Oktoberfest: Oldsmar brings the best of Old Bavaria and New Florida together for three days of German food, drink, music and dancing, carnival and midway, and great arts and crafts show 5-11 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday and noon-7 p.m. Sunday at Tampa Bay Downs, 11225 Race Track Road. Call (813) 855-4233.
'Fall Into Art': Old Palm Harbor Main Street presents an exhibit, artist's reception and silent auction 6-8 p.m. at Harbor Hall, 1190 Georgia Ave., Palm Harbor. Complimentary hors d'oeuvres, live entertainment and cash bar. Call (727) 787-4700.
Cut a rug: Learn to dance Fridays at noon at the Golda Meir/Kent Jewish Center, 2010 Greenbriar Blvd., Clearwater. $8 per person. Register by calling (727) 736-1494.
Friday night fun: 5 to 8 p.m. every Friday at American Legion Post 119, 130 First Ave. SW, Largo. Seafood or chicken dinners will be available. Cost is $6.50. Bill Johnson and his karaoke machine will entertain from 7 to 11 p.m. Call (727) 584-2038.