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Briefs: Visit Egmont Key, check out tour of homes

Egmont Key is a state park and a National Wildlife Refuge.

DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times (2007)

Egmont Key is a state park and a National Wildlife Refuge.

Today

Discover Egmont Key: Twelve-stop self-guided tour with interpretive presentations introduces the natural, cultural and historical features of the island. Tour leaves from the Bayside Pier from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fort De Soto Park, 3500 Pinellas Bayway S, Tierra Verde. $15. Call 582-2267 or check www.egmontkey.org.

Today

City of Imagination Film Fest: In Bed With a Mosquito, a short film about a disabled retired New York City activist who is sidelined by an injury. Also Our Lady Queen of Harlem, a film about faith and rebellion, 2 p.m., Gulfport Neighborhood Center, 1617 49th St. S. Free admission, refreshments served. Call 893-1070 or check online at www.cityof imagination.info.

Snell Isle Tour of Homes: Self-guided Historic Boulevard tour of homes, 1-3 p.m. tour, 2-4 p.m. refreshments and auction, St. Petersburg Woman's Club, 40 Snell Isle Blvd. NE. Included are five homes and the Vinoy Golf Club. Also display and sale of new vintage postcard calendar. Benefits the Historic Building Restoration Fund, PARC and Help a Child. $10. Call 822-4982.

Monday

Resources for the visually impaired: Presentation by Lighthouse of Pinellas, 2 p.m., Gulfport Senior Center, 5501 27th Ave. S. Free. Call 893-2237 or 893-1231.

Wednesday

Coffee Talk 'Hindu Consort': A special museum tour for people 55 and older with a Nan Colton performance and refreshments, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Museum of Fine Arts, 255 Beach Drive, St. Petersburg. Included with museum admission. Call 896-2667 or check out www.fine-arts.org.

Peter Pan: Presented by the Academy at St. Petersburg Little Theatre Children's Musical Theatre Workshop, 6:30 p.m., St. Petersburg Little Theater, 4025 31st St. S. Includes a cast of children ages 7-15. Preshow by Pizazz, a song and dance group of children ages 10 to 15. $5, free for those under 2. Call 536-7407 or check www.splt.info.

Thursday

Holy Cross rummage sale: Large semiannual rummage sale with light lunch and pastries available, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. today and Friday; 8:30 a.m.-noon Saturday, Holy Cross Catholic Church, 7851 54th Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Free. Call 488-6667.

Saturday

Yard sale: 8 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Pete Beach Community Center, 7701 Boca Ciega Drive. Call 363-9245.

Orchids in Winter: Michael Polen shows how to prevent orchid damage from cool weather, 11:30 a.m., Sunken Gardens, 1825 Fourth St. N, St. Petersburg. Free with garden admission, $8 adults, $6 seniors, free for kids under 12. Call 551-3102.

St. Petersburg studio tour: Inaugural tour of professional art studios, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., starting at the Craftsman House, 2955 Central Ave. Pick up a map. Free. Call 323-2787 or check www.spstudiotour.com.

Egyptian Mythology: 11 a.m., Museum of Fine Arts. Children must be with an adult. Included with museum admission. See www.fine-arts.org.

Briefs: Visit Egmont Key, check out tour of homes 11/08/08 [Last modified: Thursday, November 4, 2010 9:07am]
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