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5 things to do under $5: Dive-In Movies, free Glazer Museum, Women's Golf Day

It’s Dive-In Movies time at the St. Pete Beach Aquatic Center. Suit up Friday for a screening of Frozen.

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It’s Dive-In Movies time at the St. Pete Beach Aquatic Center. Suit up Friday for a screening of Frozen.

1Dive-In Movies: The popular floating movie series returns to the St. Pete Beach Aquatic Center on Friday. Bring your noodles, floats and chairs and watch Frozen on a giant inflatable screen. Gates open at 8 p.m. and the movie starts after sunset. It's $4 at the pool at 7701 Boca Ciega Drive, St. Pete Beach. (727) 363-9264.

2Free Tuesday at Glazer Museum: The hands-on museum has free admission from 2 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, sponsored by the Children's Board of Hillsborough County. There will be a special appearance by the caped crusader Super Grover 2.0 from Sesame Street, an upgrade to his popular Super Grover character. Glazer Children's Museum, 110 W Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa. (813) 443-3861.

3Women's Golf Day: Innisbrook Golf Club aims to make it easy for women interested in golf by offering free four-hour clinics and lessons from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Designed for all skill levels, it will introduce the sport and teach techniques for all skill levels, and you might even find a golf partner. There will also be a merchandise trunk show and cocktail reception at the resort's spa. Free, but reservations are required by Friday. Innisbrook Resort and Golf Club, 36750 U.S. 19 N, Palm Harbor. (727) 942-5275.

4Test Pressing Record Release: This music and art mashup party Friday at the Bends in St. Petersburg reveals the work of visual artist Chris Kelly, who was inspired by DJ Mike Blenda's record collection. Kelly created art to accompany the work of local musicians — rounded up by Blenda — who put their music on old-school vinyl records for this record release party. The exhibit is described as "an exploration of vision and sound of vinyl recording." The opening reception will have DJs and food at 8 p.m. Friday at the Bends, 919 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg. The exhibit runs through July 1. Free.

5National Day of Civic Hacking: St. Petersburg joins cities across the nation to collaboratively solve challenges. Created in 2013, the effort brings together citizens, software developers and entrepreneurs to use publicly released data, code and technology to create solutions. Join local experts in numerous fields to examine the possibilities from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday. Free. Iron Yard, 260 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg. (727) 388-2907.

5 things to do under $5: Dive-In Movies, free Glazer Museum, Women's Golf Day 06/01/16 [Last modified: Wednesday, June 1, 2016 11:23am]
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