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Chihuly fundraiser to be detailed; other charity events planned

St. Petersburg

Morean Center to detail Chihuly fundraiser

The Morean Arts Center will host an informational gathering about its "Give. Grow. Share" campaign to complete fundraising for its Chihuly Collection and to build a glass arbor along the city's waterfront. Called "One Thousand Flowers," the event runs from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Renaissance Vinoy Golf Club, 600 Snell Isle Blvd. NE. There is no cost to attend. To reserve, e-mail or call (727) 822-7872, ext. 2114.

Girls can eat, drink and be generous

Girls Night to Give, a casual evening with food and spirits, will begin at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at RoCo Traders, 2115 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. The event is a fundraiser for the Angelman Syndrome Foundation. E-mail

Gala to feature Lt. Gov. Carroll

Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll will be the keynote speaker at the Pinellas County Urban League's 33rd annual Opportunity Day gala dinner at 6:30 p.m. June 17 in the Palm Court Ballroom of the Renaissance Vinoy Resort, 501 Fifth Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. (727) 327-3568.

Florida Orchestra chamber concert set

Florida Orchestra Musicians Association presents a benefit concert of chamber music at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at First Presbyterian Church St. Petersburg, 701 Beach Drive NE. Donations accepted. Call (727) 822-2031 for information.

Chihuly fundraiser to be detailed; other charity events planned 05/14/11 [Last modified: Saturday, May 14, 2011 4:30am]
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