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Pick a fundraiser: Dali Museum, PARC, Florida Holocaust Museum, Woman's Club

St. Petersburg


The Zodiac Group of the Salvador Dalí Museum will have its annual Musical Chairs dinner beginning at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Luna, in the Hilton St. Petersburg Carillon, 950 Lake Carillon Drive, St. Petersburg. Members and guests play surreal parlor games during several seatings at a progressive three-course meal. $35 Zodiac members, $45 all others. Reservations requested by Wednesday. E-mail RSVPs to

Celebrate Mardi Gras at PARC party

PARC's fourth annual Mardi Gras celebration begins at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Rutland-Farley estate, 5030 Sunrise Drive S, St. Petersburg. Michael Israel will be the featured entertainer. $125.; (727) 420-5253.

Lisa Ling to speak at museum dinner

Journalist Lisa Ling will be the guest speaker at the Florida Holocaust Museum's "To Life: Shining Light on a Better World" dinner at 6 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Mahaffey Theater at the Progress Energy Center for the Arts. $150. (727) 820-0100, ext. 25.

Sign up for table at rummage sale

"Treats & Treasures," a rummage sale to benefit the GFWC St. Petersburg Woman's Club, 40 Snell Isle Blvd. NE, will feature clothing, furniture, plants, crafts and baked goods from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Feb. 13. Craft table fee: $25. (727) 674-3484.

Pick a fundraiser: Dali Museum, PARC, Florida Holocaust Museum, Woman's Club 01/30/10 [Last modified: Saturday, January 30, 2010 3:30am]
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