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Opening night party


The Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center will host an opening night party for The King and I at 324 Pine St. Performance starts at 8 p.m., with prizes and free refreshments during intermission and a cast meet and greet after the show. $18, $16 center members, and $12 students. Call (727) 942-5605.

History on display: Browse a variety of exhibits featuring Palm Harbor, Crystal Beach, 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

Summer magic: Magician Erick Olsen will present a stand-up comedy magic show at 2 p.m. at the Clearwater East Library, 2251 Drew St., Clearwater. Call (727) 669-1280.


Sunset sounds: Enjoy an evening of relaxing music in the park with American rock and folk guitarist Tim Mullally 7-9 p.m. in Ulmer Park, 301 West Bay Drive. Free. Visit

Free movie: The Unitarian Universalists of Clearwater will show Sicko, a documentary about free universal health care, 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 and click on Social Justice Free Film Series.

Bark at the Ball Park: Dogs and their owners are welcome to join in the fun beginning at 5:30 p.m. Saturday July 11 at Bright House Networks Field, 601 Old Coachman Road, Clearwater. The event includes a baseball game at 7 p.m, Ruffable Raffle, dog/owner look-a-like contest, and adoptable Humane Society of Pinellas shelter dogs. Tickets for canines are $3; proceeds go to the Humane Society of Pinellas. Call (727) 467-4457 for tickets or (727) 797-7722 ext. 222 for more event information.

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.

Afternoon bingo: Play Fridays with an early bird game at 12:15 p.m. and regular bingo at 1 p.m. at the American Legion Dunedin Memorial Post 275, 360 Wilson St. Call (727)733-8153.

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.

Puppet show: Teen volunteers will present a puppet show at 10 a.m. at the Clearwater Main Library, 100 N Osceola Ave., Clearwater. Call (727) 562-4970 ext. 5236.

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


Cat show: North Central Florida Cat Club and Buccaneer Cat Fanciers are hosting a one-day cat show 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday July 12 at the Minnreg Building, 6340 126th Ave., Largo. $6 adults; $5 seniors; $4 children 12 and younger. Call (727) 799-2214.

Garage sale: Attend a community garage sale 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 512 Lincoln Ave., Clearwater. Get details on table rentals and more at (727) 441-2159 or (727) 726-6964.

Sidewalk sale: Merchants throughout the city of Tarpon Springs, including shops in the historic downtown district and Sponge Docks, will host a monthly sidewalk sale and open house 10 a.m.-4 p.m. starting Saturday and continuing the second Saturday of each month, rain or shine. Call Sue at (727) 937-6109 or visit

Fireside Concert Series: The Safira Tribal Performers will play an indoor concert 7-9 p.m. at Moccasin Lake Nature Park, 2750 Park Trail Lane, Clearwater. $5 for ages 13 and older; $3 for 3-12 years old; and $1 for 2 years and younger.

Health Fair: United Methodist Cooperative Ministries will sponsor a free Wellness Fiesta 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at United Methodist Church, 1625 Union St., Clearwater. The Pinellas County mobile medical van will offer free school physicals for children, cholesterol and blood pressure checks, AIDS information and testing and more. Free food, beverages and prizes. Call Nancy Currens at (727) 442-6881 ext. 4.

Investigate this: The Pinellas Public Library Cooperative has partnered with the Federal Bureau of Investigation this summer to celebrate their 100th anniversary and will show the film, Miss Congeniality, at 2 p.m. at Tarpon Springs Public Library, 138 E Lemon St. Free popcorn and refreshments. Call (727) 943-4922.

Fan-fest: Hannah Montana fans can dress up, sing songs and play games at 2 p.m. at the Clearwater East Library, 2251 Drew St., Clearwater. Call (727) 669-1280.

Opening night party 07/09/08 [Last modified: Monday, November 1, 2010 3:27pm]
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