Beach Nesting Birds Need Our Help: A program that helps residents identify and protect local seabirds is presented by Eckerd College Professor Beth Forys, 2 p.m., Suncoast Seabird Sanctuary, 18328 Gulf Blvd., Indian Shores. Free. Call 391-2473 or check seabirdsanctuary.com.
Dinner, dance with music by Sounds of the South: 2:30-4 p.m. dinner and dancing from 4-7 p.m., St. Petersburg Polish American Society, 1343 Beach Drive SE. $7. Call 894-9908 or check www.polishsociety.org.
Planters With Panache: Spruce up your patio or garden with decorated flowerpots crafts workshop, 10 a.m.-noon, Garden Club of St. Petersburg, 500 Sunset Drive S. One clay pot and paint, stickers, stencils provided, bring small paintbrushes, additional pots to decorate if desired. $4.50. Call 397-8719 to register.
First Time Homebuyers Seminar: Sponsored by the Community Service Foundation, 6-9 p.m., Sunshine Center, 330 Fifth St. N, St. Petersburg. Free. Call 461-0618 or check www.csfhome.org.
Cats! A Broadway Across America production of the Tony Award-winning Andrew Lloyd Webber musical, 7:30 p.m. today-Thursday; 2 p.m. Thursday, Saturday and Sunday; and 8 p.m. Friday-Sunday, Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. $30-$69. Call 892-5767 or check mahaffeytheater.com.
Days & Clouds: Troubles disturb the happy marriage of a well-to-do Italian couple, 4 p.m., Gulf Beaches Public Library, 200 Municipal Drive, Madeira Beach. Italian with English subtitles. Winner of the 2008 David Di Donatello Award winner for Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress. Free. Call 391-2828.
Glow Golf: Glow-in-the-dark golf outing where golfers may sign up as a foursome or a single, 6 p.m., Treasure Bay Golf and Tennis facility, 10315 Paradise Blvd., Treasure Island. Free all-you-can-eat hot dogs. Cost is $20 per player and preregistration required. Call 360-6062.
Side Door Jazz: An Al Downing Tampa Bay Jazz Association concert featuring the Guisando Caliente Latin Jazz Quintet with Frankie Pineiro, John Jenkins, Kenny Drew Jr., Mauricio Rodriguez and Jeff Rupert, 7:30-10 p.m., Palladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. $20; $15 seniors and students with ID. Call 822-3590 or visit mypalladium.org.
The Silver Whistle: The Gulfport Community Players present a comedy about the new resident of the retirement home who has everyone believing that he's a world traveler, with the secret to success in the lovemaking department, 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through Jan. 25, Catherine Hickman Theatre, 5501 27th Ave. S, Gulfport. By Robert E. McEnroe. $15. See gulfportcommunityplayers.org or call 322-0316.
Sunshine City Antiques & Collectibles Show: 5-8 p.m. today; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Appraisals available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday for $5 per item. $6, free for children 12 and under. Call 823-4130 or check www.stpete.org/coliseum.
Guided walking tour: Visits historic buildings that tell the history of St. Petersburg, 10 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., meeting at Central Avenue and Second Street, St. Petersburg. Presented by St. Petersburg Preservation. $5 suggested donation. Call 824-7802 or check stpetepreservation.org.
Weedon guided hike: Hike coastal mangrove and upland ecosystems, 9-11 a.m., Weedon Island Preserve, 1800 Weedon Drive NE, St. Petersburg. For adults and kids 6 and older. Register by 2 p.m. Friday. Free. Check weedonislandpreserve.org or call 453-6500.
Elvis Birthday Bash: Elvis tribute show, 2 p.m., Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. $25 day of show, $20 seniors. Call 587-6793 or check largoarts.com.