County considers veterans nursing home: Hillsborough County is evaluating two parcels to donate to the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs for a 120-bed veterans nursing home.
Spring bird walk: Take a hike to see the park's migrants and residents. Bring binoculars and a bird book if you have them. 9 to 11 a.m. $3 park entry per car. Dade Battlefield Historic State Park, 7200 County Road 603, Bushnell. (352) 793-4781. floridastateparks.org/dade …
Jamie Lynn Spears: At the Clearwater Threshers game against the Lakeland Flying Tigers you get a free concert by aspiring country singer Jamie Lynn Spears (yes, Britney's sister). Also, a Jimmy Rollins Bobble will be handed out to commemorate his induction into the Florida State League Hall of Fame. Game is at …
Tickets for the following events go on sale this week:
Blessthefall: The metalcore outfit will perform with a full lineup including Silverstein, The Amnity Affliction, Secrets and Heartist at 6 p.m. at State Theatre, 687 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. $17.
PLANT SALE: An Earth Day 2014 Native Plant Sale will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Chinsegut Hill, 22495 Chinsegut Hill Road, north of Brooksville.