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Primate fundraiser: The second annual Otto Bash fundraiser will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. today and Sunday at the Suncoast Primate Sanctuary, 4600 Alt. U.S. 19, just south of Klosterman Road, Tarpon Springs. Tickets are required for the Easter egg hunt and reptile safari. Most other events are free except for rides on the south lot. Parking available in the plaza across the street. Call (727) 214-8338.

St. Pat's party: Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a party at 1 p.m. today at American Legion Post 275, 360 Wilson St., Dunedin. Corned beef and cabbage is $7. Live music 3-7 p.m. Call (727) 733-8153.

Cancer research fundraiser: The Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 10304 is hosting its third annual fundraiser to benefit All Children's Hospital cancer research efforts at 1 p.m. today, 724 Tuskawilla St., Clearwater. Includes live music, an Elvis tribute artist, $8 rib dinner and more. Call (727) 564-6567.

Tour historic homes: The Tarpon Springs Area Historical Society is hosting its spring tour of four historic homes and two churches today. Tickets are $12 for historical society members, $15 for nonmembers and may be purchased in advance at the Depot Museum, 160 E Tarpon Ave., and the Depot and Safford House, 23 Parkin Court, Tarpon Springs, on the day of the tour. Call (727) 943-4624.

Easter Bunny Brunch: The North Pinellas YMCA is hosting an Easter Bunny Brunch that includes an Easter egg hunt, crafts, games and more from 9 a.m.-noon today at 4550 Village Center Drive, Palm Harbor. Photos with the Easter Bunny are available. Proceeds benefit the YMCA's Teen Leaders Club. Call (727) 772-9622.

Art show: The second annual Largo Artist Market is 9 a.m.-5 p.m. today and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at Largo Central Park, 105 Central Park Drive. The event includes the work of more than 65 artists, live music, food, beer and wine. Free admission and parking. Call (727) 543-5050.

Artist's reception: Meet Pop artist Peter Max at two receptions for his gallery show and sale from 6-9 p.m. today and 1-4 p.m. Sunday at Syd Entel Galleries, 247 Main St., Safety Harbor. Free. Call (727) 725-1808 or visit


Family fun: Enjoy unlimited rides with a $15 wristband from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at the city of Seminole's 40th annual Powwow Festival at the Holland G. Mangum Recreation Complex, 9100 113th St. N, Seminole. Other events include a family carnival starting at 11 a.m., classic car show from noon-4 p.m. and fire truck pull at 1 p.m. Call (727) 391-8345.

Jazz rhythms: The Suncoast Dixieland Jazz Society presents the West End Jazz Band from 1-4 p.m. Sunday at East Bay Country Club, 702 Country Club Drive, Largo. Cost is $15 for members, $20 for guests. Call (727) 724-3379.

Origami demonstration: The Painted Fish Gallery and Clay & Paper present a show of calligraphy and handmade books, "Between the Covers," through April 13 at 350 Main St., Dunedin. Andrea Stearman will demonstrate Japanese paper folding from noon-2 p.m. Sunday. Free. Call (727) 734-5060.

Tea dance: Attend an afternoon tea dance from 1-4 p.m. the second and third Sundays of March at Dunedin VFW Post 2550, 360 Douglas Ave. The cost is $5. Snacks provided; bring a beverage. Call (727) 733-6107.

Opera film: Adriana Lecouvreur, starring Mirella Freni, will be shown at 1:15 p.m. Sunday at the Dunedin Community Center, 1920 Pinehurst Road, as part of the Pinellas Opera League's "Opera in Dunedin" program.

Classic musical: The Eight O'Clock Theatre presents Mame at 2 p.m. Sunday at Largo Cultural Center's Tonne Playhouse, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo. Tickets are $26 for adults, $16 for students 19 and younger. Call (727) 587-6793.


Celebrate Easter with three egg hunts, pony rides, a moonwalk and coloring contest starting at 10 a.m. today at the Sports Complex, 150 Jasmine Ave., Tarpon Springs. Refreshments and photos with the Easter Bunny are available for purchase. Call (727) 942-5628.

Clearwater events 03/14/08 [Last modified: Thursday, October 28, 2010 9:39am]
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