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Benefits and fundraisers: CASA's annual Peace Breakfast, Boley Angels

Peace Breakfast at Coliseum

CASA's annual John E. Stross Peace Breakfast, to raise awareness about domestic violence, will be from 7 to 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. No admission fee; donations will be received. (727) 895-4912, ext. 114.

Boley Angels brunch

The Boley Angels will present an annual Christmas brunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the St. Petersburg Yacht Club, 11 Central Ave. $35. (727) 344-5404.

Modeling at Saks

Saks Fifth Avenue in Tampa's WestShore Plaza will host a "Not So Silent Night" to benefit the Children's Dream Fund. The event, from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, will take place in the Men's on One department with music, food, drink and a cigar lounge. Informal modeling will focus on gifts for women. There is no admission fee, but reservations are suggested. Saks will donate 5 percent of sales to the charity. Reservations: (813) 371-5203.

'What the Dickens?'

Happy Workers Children's Center will be the beneficiary of a wine-and-cheese party and performance of What the Dickens? Another Christmas Carol, at the St. Petersburg Little Theatre, 4025 31st St. S. The event begins at 6 p.m. Thursday, and the show will start at 8. $25. (727) 894-5337.

Woman's club lunch

The GFWC St. Petersburg Woman's Club will have its annual holiday luncheon at noon Friday at the clubhouse, 40 Snell Isle Blvd. NE. $20. Reservations required. (727) 345-2862.

Benefits and fundraisers: CASA's annual Peace Breakfast, Boley Angels 12/05/09 [Last modified: Saturday, December 5, 2009 3:30am]
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