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Physician speaks at breast cancer awareness event

There, we said it: Celebrate the TaTas

Dr. Peter Blumencranz of the Comprehensive Breast Care Center for Tampa Bay will be the keynote speaker at "Celebrate the TaTas," a gala dinner to raise money and awareness for breast cancer research at Hadassah Medical Center in Israel. The event begins at 5 p.m. today at the St. Petersburg Marriott Clearwater, 12600 Roosevelt Blvd., St. Petersburg. $136. (727) 430-6517.

History Museum Guild is all that jazz

The St. Petersburg History Museum Guild will present an evening of jazz from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday at the museum, 335 Second Ave. NE. The evening will feature music by the Tampa Bay Jazz Ensemble. $60 advance, $75 at the door. spmoh.com; (727) 894-9394.

Ladies, who are your go-to volunteers?

The Queen's Court is accepting nominations for outstanding female volunteers who live in Pinellas County. Submissions must be sponsored by guilds, auxiliaries or other nonprofits. For an application, call (727) 822-7571. Deadline is Jan. 3.

The court also is accepting applications from Pinellas charities to receive grants for the 2015 event. Call (727) 894-7543. Deadline is March 1.

The 56th annual Queen of Hearts Ball on Feb. 22 benefits the Abilities Foundation, Academy Prep Center and Daystar Life Center.

Physician speaks at breast cancer awareness event 10/25/13 [Last modified: Friday, October 25, 2013 6:55pm]
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