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18 TOday

Stamp and coin expo: Buy and sell stamps, postcards, coins and currency or have them appraised from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. today (Sunday) at the Minnreg Building, 6340 126th Ave. N, Largo. Free admission and door prizes. Call Sheldon Rogg at (727) 364-6897.

18 today

Uplifting music: The Largo High School Madrigal Singers and Chamber Choir present Madrigala along with organ scholar Zachary Rygiel at 3 p.m. at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 455 Missouri Ave., Largo. Free. Call (727) 585-9969.

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. Call Jerry at (727) 216-3859.

A classic tale: Tampa Dancenter performs the ballet A Midsummer Night's Dream at 2 p.m. at the Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St. Tickets are $15, $13 for center members and students. Call (727) 942-5605 or visit

Arts and crafts show: Old Palm Harbor Main Street will host an arts and crafts show from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in Palm Harbor's historic downtown district. Call (727) 787-4700 or visit

19 Monday

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.

20 Tuesday

Speak with confidence: Get tips on public speaking from the experts at an open house hosted by members of Toastmasters International from 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. at Clearwater EpiCenter, 13805 58th St. N, Largo. Free door prizes and refreshments. RSVP to Kelly Seigel at or (727) 726-2260.

Free critique: Studio 1212 invites all artists to bring in one or two unframed, unfinished paintings for a free critique at 10 a.m. at 1405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Call (727) 446-4566.

21 WEDnesday

Tutor English: Acquire information on how to become a volunteer tutor of basic literacy and English as a second language at 6:30 p.m. at Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive. Three training workshops with the Literacy Council of Upper Pinellas County are scheduled for Saturday, May 31 and June 7 at the library. Call (727) 587-6715, ext. 2516.


Affordable housing forum: The Pinellas County Community Development Department is coordinating a forum to gather input on the proposed inclusionary housing ordinance. The forum will be 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 4 at the Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. The public is encouraged to join elected officials, city planners and developers in roundtable discussions on key elements of Pinellas County's proposed Inclusionary Housing Program. A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Contact Jane Muhrlin via e-mail at or call 771-2112 to RSVP by Wednesday.

Largo event calendar 05/17/08 [Last modified: Saturday, May 17, 2008 4:36am]
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