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Spring Bonnet Tea, Dining in the Dark among social events

Remember hat for Spring Bonnet Tea

The GFWC St. Petersburg Woman's Club will host its Spring Bonnet Tea from 3 to 5 p.m. today at the clubhouse, 40 Snell Isle Blvd. NE. The event benefits the building restoration fund and includes a show of vintage and contemporary fashions from So Chic. Sunday attire, hats suggested. $10. Email; (727) 527-3250.

Dining in the Dark

The Foundation Fighting Blindness presents its fourth annual Dining in the Dark fundraiser honoring Hazel and Bill Hough and Patsy and Gene McNichols at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort, 501 Fifth Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. $150. Toll-free, 1-866-782-7330.

Inside 'Crystal Ball'

Evening of Dreams, the annual benefit for Academy Prep Center St. Petersburg, takes the title "Crystal Ball" at 7 p.m. Saturday at the TradeWinds Island Grand Resort, 5500 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach. $200.; (727) 322-0800, ext. 2106.

Touched by an Angel

Angels Against Abuse presents "Touched by an Angel," its sixth annual Blue Ribbon Gala, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront, 333 First St. S. $75.; (727) 804-7710.

Love of the Arts gala

St. Anthony's Hospital Foundation will present its "Love of the Arts!" spring gala at the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, 255 Beach Drive NE, beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday. $225.; (727) 825-1086.

Spring fashion show

The Junior League of St. Petersburg hosts a spring fashion show and tea party from 2 to 4 p.m. April 14 at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort, 501 Fifth Ave. NE. $50 adults, $25 children 14 and younger.; (727) 895-5018.

Pairing wine, Dalí

Los Vinos de Dalí, or "The Wines of Dalí," features food and wine pairings from 3 to 6 p.m. April 14 at the museum, 1 Dalí Blvd., St. Petersburg. Reservations required. $75.; (727) 623-4713.

Pinellas Gala at Dalí

Equality Florida's annual Pinellas Gala takes place from 7 to 10 p.m. April 20 at the Dalí Museum, 1 Dalí Blvd., St. Petersburg. $100.; (813) 870-3735.

Shrimp Boil

Infinity, the League to Aid Abused Children and Adults, will host a Low Country Shrimp Boil in a private St. Petersburg home at 6 p.m. on April 20. Casual dress suggested. (727) 415-5879.

No rubber chickens

The creative people at the Menorah Manor Foundation want you to stay home and relax while helping with "No More Rubber Chicken," their newest fundraising event. All contributions go to the foundation, which provides charitable resources that support Menorah Manor and ensure its future financial stability. Details are available online at

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