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Mardi Gras Madness benefits abuse victims

Infinity, the League to Aid Abused Children and Adults, will be the beneficiary of "Mardi Gras Madness IV," begins at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the St. Petersburg Yacht Club, 11 Central Ave. Fashions will be from Benjamin's Studios and Ambria's Gallery of Wearable Art. $50.

Get Jazzed' with the mayor

"Get Jazzed about St. Petersburg," a celebration honoring St. Petersburg Mayor Bill Foster, will feature food and entertainment from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday at Mahaffey Theater in the Progress Energy Center for the Arts, 400 First St. S. The evening benefits Brookwood Florida, the Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum, the St. Petersburg Museum of History and the Junior League of St. Petersburg. Cocktail attire. $50. jlstpete.org; (727) 895-5018.

Guild luncheon to help neonatal unit

The All Children's Hospital Guild Beach Branch plans a luncheon, auction and fashion show at 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 24 at Carrabba's Italian Grill, 3530 Tyrone Blvd. N, St. Petersburg. The event benefits the hospital's neonatal unit. $25. Reservations: (727) 596-6055.

Time for 12th annual Sunrise Awards

Suncoast Center's 12th annual Sunrise Awards luncheon will take place from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Feb. 26 in the St. Petersburg Yacht Club, 11 Central Ave. $50. suncoastcenter.org; (727) 327-7656, ext. 4175.

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