Back to the days of blue and gray for annual event
Civil War Days: More than 100 Civil War re-enactors will participate in the 25th annual Heritage Village Skirmish, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Heritage Village, 11909 125th St. N, Largo. The free event features military and home front activities that bring the 1860s to the present. The schedule includes civilian and military fashion shows, blacksmithing and other demonstrations, activities and games for children and vendors selling and displaying Civil War era memorabilia. Food available for purchase. Free shuttle offered. Call 582-2123 or check the Web at www.pinellascounty.org/heritage.
Clarence Darrow: The Search for Justice: Gary Anderson portrays one of the greatest lawyers in American history, 7:15 p.m. Saturday, Palladium, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Darrow is best known for his role in the "Scopes Monkey Trial" and for being a leading member of the American Civil Liberties Union. $45. Call 822-3590.
Israeli Independence Day Celebration: The Jewish Community Center of Pinellas County and the Golda Meir/Kent Jewish Center present Israel@60 — Prayer for Peace, 1 to 4 p.m. May 18, Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. The event features the internationally known band Moshav. Admission is free. Food by the Wine Cellar will be available for purchase. Call 209-1745, 892-5202 or go to www.stpete.org/coliseum.