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Things to do: Fishing, dancing, bingo and more


Calling all anglers: The inaugural Yianni Patterson Memorial Snook Tournament — a photo and release event — will be presented by the Anclote Key Anglers and the Boys and Girls Club of Tarpon Springs from 7 p.m. today through 4 p.m. Saturday at 111 W Lime St. $75 per angler. For information, call Capt. Tommy Mahinis at (727) 510-7717.

Safety Harbor fun: The 3rd Friday Music Series features shopping, dining and entertainment from 6-10 p.m. at the John Wilson Park gazebo and at venues throughout town. John Q will perform. While there, drop off your nonperishable food donations at any participating Safety Harbor business from now until Sept. 19. The food will be distributed to the Neighborhood Family Center. Call (727) 724-1572.

Eating, dancing in Palm Harbor: The Palm Harbor Community Center will host a fundraising Legends of Rock and Roll Dinner Dance from 5-7 p.m. at 1500 16th St. featuring live music and barbecued chicken. Bring your own beverage. Cost is $6 members; $7 nonmembers. Advance paid reservations are suggested. Call (727) 771-6000.

Oldsmar kid stuff: Kids ages 10 to 15 can check out Youth Nights from 6-9 every Friday at Bicentennial Recreation Center, 43 Lafayette Blvd. in Oldsmar. Free with rec card; $5.35 for nonmembers. Call (813) 749-1290.

Dunedin fish dinners: Enjoy fresh grouper sandwiches for $7 with $1 sides of coleslaw, potato salad or baked beans from 5:30-7:30 p.m. every Friday at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 1251 San Christopher Drive, Dunedin. Proceeds benefit KOC children's charities. Call (727) 216-3859.

Afternoon bingo: Play Tuesdays and Fridays with an early bird game at 12:15 p.m. and regular bingo at 1 p.m. at the American Legion Dunedin Memorial Post 275, 360 Wilson St. Call (727) 733-8153.


Oldsmar ski show: The Tampa Bay Water Ski Show Team performs for free at 6 p.m. every Saturday on Tower Lake off Douglas Road in Oldsmar. Concessions available or bring your own picnic. For directions and information, visit

Harry Potter mania: Kids 8 and older can dress in costume and indulge in a wizard's world of games, food, movies, trivia, costume contests and more at 4 p.m. at East Lake Community Library, 4125 East Lake Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 773-2665.

Florida foods: Andrew Huse, USF librarian and author, will be the guest at an 11:30 a.m. luncheon and give a talk, "Florida's Delicious History: A Gastronomic Journey Through Modern Florida," at noon at the Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. Luncheon tickets are $5 and may be purchased at the library; the talk is free. Call (727) 298-3080, ext. 224.

Scales, feathers and spines: The Lowry Park Zoo education staff will give a close-up look at how animals adapt to their environments from 1-2 p.m. at the Brooker Creek Environmental Education Center, 3940 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs. Free. Advance registration is appreciated. Call (727) 453-6800.

Punt, pass kick: Boys and girls 8 to 15 years old are eligible to participate in the NFL Pepsi Punt, Pass and Kick Competition at Canal Park, 3120 Tampa Road, Oldsmar. Registration is at 9 a.m., competition at 9:30 a.m. Free. Parents should bring a copy of their child's birth certificate. No cleats allowed. Call (813) 749-1260 or visit

Things to do: Fishing, dancing, bingo and more 07/17/08 [Last modified: Monday, November 1, 2010 4:16pm]
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