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Largo Central Park is a beautiful 70-acre park at 101 Central Park Drive with picnic pavilions, restroom facilities, James S. Miles & Richard A. Leandri Military Court of Honor and Rainbow Rotary Playground, one of the few accessible to disabled users. Open from 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily. Call (727) 586-7415 for rental information.

Candidate forum: The Upper Tampa Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce will conduct a North Pinellas Candidate Forum from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the Nielsen Co., 501 Brooker Creek Blvd., Oldsmar, with candidates running for the District 48 state House seat, Pinellas County Commission, Property Appraiser, School Board and more. For details, call (813) 855-4233 or visit utbchamber.com.

Bingo: Try your luck as the numbers are called Tuesday evenings at the AMVETS Post 67, 512 S Lincoln St., Clearwater. Early bird game begins at 6:30 p.m., regular session starts at 7:30. Call (727) 631-0067.

Step back in time: Heritage Village, 11909 125th St. N, Largo, Pinellas County's 21-acre living history museum, gives tours of vintage architecture and classes in the arts of bygone days. Call (727) 582-2123 or visit pinellas county.org.

Wednesday

Mommy & Me Time: ParentGuide magazine sponsors an hour of fun, crafts and prizes from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at shelter 1, Largo Central Park, 101 Central Park Drive. Visit largo events.com.

Open air market: Discover fresh produce, baked goods, plants, handcrafted items and more at the Summertime Marketplace, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at Clearwater City Hall, 112 S Osceola Ave. Live music and art exhibit. Call (727) 461-7674.

Play opening: The Dunedin Showcase Theater opens its season with Lovers and Other Strangers at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Dunedin Community Center, 1920 Pinehurst Road. Advance tickets $12; $15 at the door. Call (727) 812-4530.

Tennis fundraiser: The 15th annual Charity Tennis Tournament in honor of Shannon Morton will be Wednesday through Sunday at Royal Racquet Club, 2565 NE Coachman Road, Clearwater. Proceeds benefit the Humane Society of Pinellas. To obtain details and to register, call (727) 791-8415, (727) 799-3200 or e-mail royalrc@aol.com.

Thursday

Play cards: Four decks of cards and four players are all that's needed for double deck pinochle from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Thursdays at Highland Recreation Complex, 400 Highland Ave., Largo. Adult/seniors. Cost is 75 cents for members, $4 for nonmembers. Call (727) 518-3018.

Genealogy help: Members of the Caladesi Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, are available to assist the public with genealogy research from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursdays at Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. No appointment necessary. Call (727) 733-5383.

Classic movie: Watch Citizen Kane at noon Thursday at Largo Community Center, 65 Fourth St. Refreshments available for purchase. Call (727) 518-3131.

Visit the library: In celebration of Library Card Sign-up Month, any child who registers for a library card during September at Tarpon Springs Library, 138 E Lemon St., will receive a free book donated by the Friends of the Library. Call (727) 943-4922.

Upcoming

Benefit golf tournament: A golf tournament to benefit a member of the Sons of the American Legion Post 275 and help with his medical expenses will be at 8 a.m. Oct. 4 at Clearwater Executive Golf Course, 1875 Airport Drive. The event is a four-person scramble followed by lunch at Post 275, 360 Wilson St., Dunedin. Cost is $40 per person. Call Bill Kallberg at (727) 542-2055.

Tennis tournament: The Clearwater Central Catholic Tennis Tournament to support the Jimmy McFarland Scholarship Fund is Oct. 10-12 at the Royal Racquet Club, 2565 NE Coachman Road, Clearwater. Entry deadline is Oct. 5. Call Kim Cashman at (727) 224-5185 or Cari Reagin at (727) 409-8964.

North Pinellas events 09/22/08 [Last modified: Wednesday, November 3, 2010 1:06pm]
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