Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Sorority's 'Harlem Nights' event is Friday

'Harlem Nights' EVENT IS Friday

The Zeta Upsilon Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and the Youth Development Foundation of Pinellas County will host "Harlem Nights" at 8 p.m. Friday at the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront, 333 First St. S. The dinner event is a fundraiser for the group's scholarships and community service projects and will feature games and a silent auction that will feature two garments from the Ebony Fashion Fair collection. $40. Childs Park YMCA, 691 43rd St. S or zuochapter.org. (727) 866-9436.

Rays on the Runway

Wives of the of the Tampa Bay Rays will present the seventh annual "Rays on the Runway" fashion show beginning at 6:30 p.m. June 14 at the St. Petersburg Marriott Clearwater, 12600 Roosevelt Blvd. The event features clothing from Saks Fifth Avenue, a cocktail reception and opportunities to meet Rays players. General admission is $125 adults, $75 children 17 and younger; patron is $250 adults, $125 children 17 and younger (includes reserved runway seating and baseball for autographs). childrensdreamfund.org/events.

Boys & Girls Clubs

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Suncoast will host the third annual Tampa Bay Rays Lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 15 at the group's headquarters, 7790 61st St. N, Pinellas Park. The event is part of a nationwide focus on positive adult mentors and will feature Rays players, media personalities and management. $50. bgcsun.org. (727) 638-5181.

Sorority's 'Harlem Nights' event is Friday 06/02/12 [Last modified: Saturday, June 2, 2012 4:31am]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Rays waste repeated opportunities in 5-3 loss to Blue Jays

    The Heater

    TORONTO — Rays manager Kevin Cash made a case for urgency before Thursday's game, in both actions and words, making significant changes to the structure of the lineup and sincere comments about time running short.

    Trevor Plouffe of the Rays reacts as he pops out with the bases loaded in the sixth inning. [Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images]
  2. Spanish PM voices solidarity with Barcelona

    World

    BARCELONA, Spain — Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy says his country is mourning in solidarity with the city of Barcelona and other cities in Europe that have been hit by deadly extremist attacks.

    An injured person is treated in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 after a white van jumped the sidewalk in the historic Las Ramblas district, crashing into a summer crowd of residents and tourists and injuring several people, police said. [Associated Press]
  3. Confederate statue: Why Bucs, Lightning, Rays took a stand

    Bucs

    They didn't want another Charlottesville.

    Marc Rodriguez, a member of the "Florida Fight for $15" organization, stands in protest along with other activists demanding the Confederate  monument be removed from the old Hillsborough County Courthouse in Tampa. [OCTAVIO JONES   |   Times]
  4. Rep. Larry Ahern gets roughed up by Clearwater City Council

    State Roundup

    It seemed innocuous enough: an "end of session report" from state Rep. Larry Ahern, R-Seminole, to the Clearwater City Council.

    Then Ahern got taken to the woodshed.

    Rep. Larry Ahern is vying for a seat on the Pinellas commission.
  5. Hillsborough County erects wooden barrier to protect Confederate monument from vandalism

    Public Safety

    TAMPA — Hillsborough County workers began constructing a wooden barrier around the base of the Confederate monument by the old county courthouse Thursday evening.

    A Hillsborough County construction crew erects a wooden barrier around the Confederate monument at the old county courthouse Thursday, out of concern about potential vandalism. [Courtesy of WTSP]