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History on display

Thursday

History on display: Browse a variety of exhibits featuring Palm Harbor, Crystal Beach, and the Ozona and Curlew communities at the North Pinellas Historical Museum, 2043 Curlew Road, Palm Harbor. New hours are 1-4 p.m. Tuesday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday; closed Sunday and Monday. Free admission, but donations accepted. Call (727) 724-3054 or visit www.northpinellashistoricalmuseum.org.

Thursday

Flair for the Arts: Meet artists and learn about their work at Largo's second annual free exhibit of traditional, digital, textual and performance art 6-9 p.m. Saturday and Aug. 23, at Ulmer Park, 301 West Bay Drive. Visit www.largo.com/egov/docs/121027588513.htm.

Compost Happens: Join Pinellas County Extension experts for an informative program on how to create compost to use in the garden 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Pinellas County Extension, 12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo. Free. Call (727) 582-2673.

Supporting veterans: Attend weekly dinner, dancing and bingo at American Legion Turner-Brandon Post 7, 1760 Turner St., Clearwater. Memberships are available for all veterans and immediate family members. For event days and times call (727) 447-9204.

Genealogy help: Members of the Caladesi Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, will be available to help with genealogy research 1-3 p.m. Thursdays at Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. Free; available year-round. Call (727) 733-5383.

Friday

Free movie: The Unitarian Universalists of Clearwater will show The Ghosts of Abu Ghraib, free at 7 p.m. at the Octagon Arts Center, 2430 Nursery Road, Clearwater. Call Denise Seeber at (727) 474-2647 or Yvonne Charnesky at (727) 531-7704, or visit UUClearwater.org and click on Social Justice Free Film Series.

Fish dinner: Enjoy fresh grouper sandwiches for $7 with $1 sides of coleslaw, potato salad or baked beans 5:30-7:30 p.m. every Friday at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 1251 San Christopher Drive, Dunedin. Proceeds benefit KOC children's charities. Call (727) 216-3859.

Play chess: The Tarpon Springs Recreation Department hosts a chess club at 1 p.m. every Friday at 400 S Walton Ave. A knowledge of chess is required. Experienced players welcome. Free. Call (727) 942-5628.

Friday night fun: 5 to 8 p.m. every Friday at American Legion Post 119, 130 First Ave. SW, Largo. Seafood or chicken dinners will be available. Cost is $6.50. Bill Johnson and his karaoke machine will entertain from 7 to 11 p.m. Call (727) 584-2038.

Social scene: Seniors ages 50 and older meet for fun and friendship 9 a.m.-noon Tuesdays and Fridays at the Oldsmar Senior Center, 127 State St. W. Free with recreation card, $5.35 without. Call (813) 749-1195.

Saturday

Health fair: Children age 6 months to 19 years will be offered free services such as cardiovascular screening, immunizations, school physicals, dental exams, hearing tests, spine-scoliosis exams and safety information at the 15th annual Children's Health Fair 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Long Center, 1501 N Belcher Road, Clearwater. Participants younger than 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and provide immunization records. No reservations necessary. Call (727) 725-3345.

Super sale: The Tarpon Springs Elks Lodge 1719 will host a rummage sale beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday at 237 Pinellas Ave. Proceeds will benefit the lodge's youth charities. Call (727) 916-0851 or (727) 934-7514.

Library olympics: Children of all ages are invited to outdoor competitions starting at 10:15 a.m. Saturday at East Lake Community Library, 4125 East Lake Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 773-2665.

History on display 07/23/08 [Last modified: Monday, November 1, 2010 4:45pm]
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