Academy Prep Plans Fun
Academy Prep's "Friends and Flowers" spring event from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday features luncheon and interactive floral arranging at the TradeWinds Resort, 5500 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach. Tickets: $150. Information: 322-0800, ext. 2109.
Junior League soiree
The Junior League of St. Petersburg plans an open house for potential new members at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Great Explorations, the Children's Museum, 1925 Fourth St. N, St. Petersburg. For additional information, send an e-mail to HQ@JLStPete.org or telephone 895-5018.
"Martini Madness: Some Like it Dirty," the Zodiac Group's annual martini tasting and silent auction, is 7 to 10 p.m. Friday at Nova 535, 535 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. N, St. Petersburg. The event features food, drinks and original art. Admission: $30 Zodiac Group members, $45 nonmembers, $10 additional on day of event. Information and reservations: www.salvadordalimuseum.org/events/calendar.html; toll-free, 1-866-440-7880.
"Night in the Tropics," the seventh annual Medallion Gala benefiting the St. Anthony's Health Care Foundation, starts at 6:30 p.m. Friday in the Palm Court Ballroom of the Renaissance Vinoy Resort, 501 Fifth Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. Tickets: $200. Information: 825-1086.