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Social calendar: parties for a cause

charity benefit


Girl's Night to Give, an ongoing program that benefits charities focusing on women and children, meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Florida Craftsmen, 501 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. February's event benefits Partners With Haiti. Admission: $35. Information: 480-4560.

Artistic dinner

Black-tie repast to boost Dali Museum

The Salvador Dali Museum's 27th annual black-tie benefit dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the museum, 1000 Third St. S, St. Petersburg. Tickets: $300. Information: 823-3767.

Mardi gras party

PARC fete is at dazzlin' Fazlin home

PARC's third annual Mardi Gras party on Saturday will feature food and drink from Tampa Bay area restaurants at the home of Fazal Fazlin, 900 Park St., St. Petersburg. Hours are 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Admission: $200. For information:; 341-6933.

Black-tie ball

Queen of Hearts Ball to honor volunteers

The 51st annual Queen of Hearts Ball, benefiting the Creative Clay Cultural Arts Center and the Suncoast Voice for Children Foundation, recognizes female volunteers on Saturday. Black-tie event, 6:30 p.m. at the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront, 333 First St. S, St. Petersburg. Admission: $100. Information: 864-1338.

Social calendar: parties for a cause 01/31/09 [Last modified: Saturday, January 31, 2009 3:30am]
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