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Family fun at Highland Recreation Complex

10 TOday

Family fun: Highland Recreation Complex, 400 Highland Ave. NE, Largo, offers programs, classes and special events for nearly every recreational interest. It features both indoor and outdoor facilities, a gym, a skate park and Highland Family Aquatics Center, with the tallest municipal water slide in Pinellas County. Hours are 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday, and noon-6 p.m. Sunday. Call (727) 518-3016.

10 today

Carwash: Clearwater's Friendship United Methodist Church is sponsoring a youth car wash 11 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Arby's parking lot, 1920 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd., Clearwater. Call (727) 447-1822.

Sunday bingo: Games start at 12:30 p.m. every Sunday at the Knights of Columbus, 1251 San Christopher Drive, Dunedin. Free coffee and doughnuts with sign in, hot dogs and sloppy joes $1. Chips and drinks available. Smoking and nonsmoking halls. Call Pat McGehee at (727) 797-3704.

Art explained: The Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art offers a docent tour at 2 p.m. every Sunday. Meet in the museum lobby, on the Tarpon Springs campus of St. Petersburg College, 600 Klosterman Road. Free admission Sundays. Call (727) 712-5762.

11 monday

Poets Live: Open mike poetry readings at 6:30 p.m. at Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive. Call (727) 587-6715.

Healthy cooking: Teens will learn about smart food choices at the "Go Healthy Cooking Class" at 2 p.m. at the Clearwater Main Library, 100 N Osceola Ave. Class size limited to 20. To register, call (727) 562-4970 ext. 5236.

Summer skaters: Skating enthusiasts of all ages can test their skills at Stirling Skate Park, a 10,000-square-foot concrete flow course at Martin Luther King Jr. Center, 550 Laura Lane, Dunedin. For fees, rules and hours, call (727) 738-2920 or (727) 738-2921.

Family Movie Night: Bring the family, relax in beanbag chairs and watch a movie on Family Movie Night at 6 p.m. in the Largo Public Library's Children's Program Room, 120 Central Park Drive. Popcorn included. Call (727) 587-6715.

Dixieland dance: The Bayside Banjo Band plays Dixieland and old-time songs from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. every Monday at American Legion Post 7, 1760 Turner St., Clearwater. Call (727) 447-9204.

12 tuesday

See candy being made: Incredible Edibles Inc. and the Florida Candy Factory will host an open house 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at 721 Lakeview Road, Clearwater, featuring free tours and candy manufacturing demonstrations. Call (727) 441-2010.

Largo chamber meeting: The Largo/Mid-Pinellas Chamber of Commerce will host a business luncheon 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m. at Cypress Palms, 400 Lake Ave., Largo. Guest speakers Bob McIntyre and Terry Boehm will discuss "A Case for Change in Pinellas Schools." $15 for members, $20 for nonmembers. To register call (727) 584-2321 or e-mail info@largochamber.org.

13 Wednesday

Yoga and laughter: All are welcome to attend a free presentation on "The Health and Happiness Benefits of Laughter Yoga" with Patty Darcy, certified teacher, at 11 a.m. at Pinecrest Place, 1150 Eighth Ave. SW, Largo. Reservations call (727) 581-8142.

Mac info: The Bay Area Macintosh Users Group meets 7 p.m. at Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive, with a presentation of Apple mail, a Q&A and help desk. Call Virginia Chilcote at (727) 796-2929.

Family fun at Highland Recreation Complex 08/09/08 [Last modified: Tuesday, November 2, 2010 10:39am]
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