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The King (Jim Demitrius), Anna (Kathleen Goelz) and cast of The King and I to be performed July 10-27.

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The King (Jim Demitrius), Anna (Kathleen Goelz) and cast of The King and I to be performed July 10-27.

Today

Singers from the cast of the upcoming production of The King and I will lead an old-fashioned sing-along of Broadway hits at 2 p.m. at the Tarpon Springs Heritage Museum, 100 Beekman Lane, in Craig Park on Spring Bayou. Tickets $15, $13 for center members. Call (727) 942-5605. Sunday

Living history: The Safety Harbor Museum of Regional History presents a Civil War Drill and Muster demonstration 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 329 Bayshore Blvd. S, Safety Harbor. Free, but donations are welcome. Call (727) 726-1668.

Sunday bingo: Games start at 12:30 p.m. every Sunday at the Knights of Columbus, 1251 San Christopher Dr., Dunedin. Free coffee and doughnuts with sign in. Hot dogs and sloppy joes are $1. Chips and drinks available. Smoking and nonsmoking halls. Call Jerry at (727) 216-3859.

Art explained: The Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art offers a docent tour at 2 p.m. every Sunday. Meet in the lobby of the museum, which is on the Tarpon Springs campus of St. Petersburg College, 600 Klosterman Road. Admission is free on Sundays. Call (727) 712-5762.

Toe-tapping fun: Bobby Tess and the Dixie Chaps will play Dixieland jazz 1 to 4 p.m. at Coconuts Comedy Club, 2950 Gulf to Bay Blvd., Clearwater. Admission is $5. Call (727) 797-5653.

Banner art: 45 textile-inspired banners made by area children in conjunction with "Convergence 2008," an international textile conference sponsored by the Handweaver's Guild of America, will be on display during business hours through Aug. 24 at the Clearwater Main Library, 100 N Osceola Ave., and the Clearwater Municipal Service Building, 100 S Myrtle Avenue. Call (727) 562-4814 or visit www.weavespindye.org.

Monday

Sing-along: Palm Harbor Men's Barbershop Chorus meets at 6:45 p.m. Mondays at the Palm Harbor Senior Activity Center, 1500 16th St. The chorus is seeking tenors, leads, baritones and basses. Call (727) 771-6000.

Trace your roots: Free genealogy help with volunteer genealogist John Kiwala from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Tarpon Springs Public Library, 138 E Lemon St. Call (727) 943-4922.

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 Turner-Brandon Post 7, 1760 Turner St., Clearwater. Call (727) 447-9204.

55 Alive: Mature driving classes for drivers over 50 are taught by trained volunteers in two four-hour sessions. Graduates may be eligible for auto insurance discounts for the following three years. Cost is $10. For details call (888) 227-7669.

Supporting veterans: Attend weekly dinner, dancing and bingo events at American Legion Turner-Brandon Post 7, 1760 Turner Street, Clearwater. Memberships are available for all veterans and immediate family members. For event days and times call (727) 447-9204.

Nature's finery: Enjoy Florida's natural beauty at the Florida Botanical Gardens at 12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo. Stroll through hundreds of blooming flowers and plants and native and nonnative ornamentals. Free and open to the public daily 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Call (727) 582-2581 or visit www.flbg.org.

Beach concert: Celebrate the end of day with arts, crafts and entertainment at Sunsets at Pier 60, Clearwater Beach and hear a variety of music nightly. Event begins two hours before sunset, ends two hours after, weather permitting. Call (727) 449-1036.

Tuesday

Trace your roots: Free genealogy assistance with volunteer genealogist Ken Nichol from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Tarpon Springs Public Library, 138 E Lemon St. Call (727) 943-4922.

Dinner dance: Indulge your continental tastes with a pasta dinner and dance from 5 to 8:30 p.m. every Tuesday at the Italian American Club of Greater Clearwater, 200 McMullen-Booth Road. Thew cost is $7 for members, $9 for nonmembers. The Club also hosts dinner and dancing every other Saturday from 6 to 10 p.m. The cost is $13 for members, $16 for nonmembers. Call (727)791-8698.

Sing along 06/21/08 [Last modified: Saturday, June 21, 2008 2:36pm]

    

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