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Clearwater Kennel Club, a nonprofit organization, is seeking new members interested in learning about dogs through seminars, training sessions and exhibitions. Meetings are at 7:30 p.m. every third Tuesday at the La Quinta Inn Conference Center, 21338 U.S. Highway 19 N, Clearwater. Call (727) 734-7992.

Drawing cartoons: Kids can learn to draw cartoons at a cartooning party at 2 p.m. at the Clearwater Beach Library, 69 Bay Esplande. Call (727) 462-6890.

Improve writing skills: New writers and old pros are welcome at meetings of the Palm Harbor Writers Group, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Palm Harbor Community Activity Center, 1500 16th St. Call (727) 785-3444.

Help for parents: Lisa Hein, author of The Book: I'm Doing the Best I Can, will give a parenting talk/discussion based on her book at 6:30 p.m. at East Lake Community Library, 4125 East Lake Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 773-2665.

Free critique: Artists may bring in one or two unframed, unfinished paintings for a free critique from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Studio 1212 Art Gallery, 1405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-4566.

Wednesday

Senior billiards: Seniors ages 50 and older cue up for fun and friendship from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays and Fridays at the Oldsmar Senior Center, 127 State St. W. Free with rec card, $5.35 without. Call (813) 749-1195.

Cooking for kids: Children ages 8 to 12 can learn how to make easy turkey wraps at Kids' Cooking with chef Kent Kasey, 2 p.m. at the Clearwater East Library, 2251 Drew St. Call (727) 669-1280.

Networking event: Attend the Upper Pinellas Summer Splash Chamber of Commerce Networking Event from 5 to 8 p.m. at Harborview Center, 300 Cleveland St., Clearwater, and learn about the products and services of more than 100 exhibitors. Tickets are $5 in advance, $10 at the door. Call (727) 461-0011.

Coin club: The Largo Coin Club meets at 7 p.m. at the Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive. Call Bob at (727) 688-9871.

Peace vigil: From 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays at Edgewater Park, next to the Dunedin Marina, at Alt. U.S. 19 and Main Street, Dunedin. Call (727) 734-8945 or visit www.stpeteforpeace.org.

Thursday

Fun for kids: "Travel Around the World Thursdays" features crafts, games and activities for children at 2 p.m. at the North Greenwood Library, 905 N Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 462-6895.

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.

Musical comedy: Stage Agenda presents The Land of Badd at 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at Francis Wilson Playhouse, 302 Seminole St., Clearwater. $10 adults; $5 children 12 and younger. Call (727) 446-1360.

Beach concert: Jo Bell will perform country music at a free beach concert 7 p.m. at Sunset Beach, located at the west end of Gulf Road, Tarpon Springs. Bring your own seating. Concessions available for purchase. Call (727) 942-5628.

Friday

Calling all anglers: The inaugural Yianni Patterson Memorial Snook Tournament (a photo and release event), presented by the Anclote Key Anglers and the Boys and Girls Club of Tarpon Springs, will take place Friday and Saturday. For more information on sponsorships, rules, fees and early registration, call Capt. Tommy Mahinis at (727) 510-7717.

Dog lovers 07/14/08 [Last modified: Monday, November 1, 2010 3:54pm]
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