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North Pinellas County calendar for Aug. 15



Folktale Fusion: Multicultural Storytime: Enjoy an afternoon of themed stories and rhymes honoring different cultures. For children ages 12 and under. 4 p.m. Free. Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive. (727) 587-6715.

Sunset Cinema at Pier 60: Bring blankets or low lawn chairs to watch free movies on a jumbo sized screen. No alcohol. Shows start around dusk. This portion features Man of Steel. 6:30-10:30 p.m. Free. Pier 60, 10 Pier 60 Drive, Clearwater. (727) 449-1036.


TICA Championship Cat Show: The International Cat Association brings judges from across the country for this all breed show with cats in 12 rings, adoptable cats available and vendors selling cat-related items. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $6, $3 children, 5 and younger free. Minnreg Building, 6340 126th Ave. N, Largo. (727) 289-1989.

Hippie Fest: Tie-dye everywhere for this festival with a VW Bug show, funk and jam music, beer, giveaways and a gathering of food trucks. 4-10 p.m. Free. Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks, 20 Dodecanese Blvd. (727) 244-5325.

Rock 'n' Blues Hippiefest: This year's lineup features a tribute to the late Johnny Winter with the Edgar Winter Band and Savoy Brown's Kim Simmonds, along with special guests Vanilla Fudge and Peter Rivera, formerly of Rare Earth. 7 p.m. $45.75-$79.75. Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. (727) 791-7400.


Scottish Country Dancing: The Dunedin Scottish Country Dancers present a beginners class covering footwork and basic figures incorporated into easy dances; each class will build on what is learned in preceding classes. An intermediate/advanced class follows from 7-8 p.m. focusing on lesser-used figures and more difficult dances. 6-7 p.m. $3 per person. Scottish American Society Hall, 917 Louden St., Dunedin. (727) 787-3805.


Art Critiques at Studio 1212: Studio 1212 invites all artists to bring up to two unframed, unfinished paintings to the gallery for a free critique. 10:30 a.m. Free. Studio 1212, 1405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. (727) 446-4566.

Michael McDonald And TOTO : Their rock 'n' roll friendship dates back to McDonald's appearance on Toto's I'll Be Over You, from the Farenheit album in 1986. Now, they co-headline a tour. 7:30 p.m. $45-$95. Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. (727) 791-7400.

Credit Reports and Debt Collectors Seminar: The seminar will cover the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the importance of maintaining good credit, dealing with debt, and how to avoid scams promising credit repair or debt relief. Provided by the Pinellas County Consumer Protection. 10 a.m. Free. Dr. William E. Hale Senior Activity Center, 330 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. (727) 298-3299.


Photography Class: Learn how to utilize camera controls to capture sharp, well-composed photographs. Topics include lighting, composition and more. Students must bring a camera to participate. 6:30 p.m. $50. Tarpon Springs Community Center, 400 S Walton Ave. (727) 942-5628.


Tween Tech Talk: This monthly program features brief book-based discussions on a technology-themed topic followed by a Wii game. Held third Thursday of each month. Open to children 8 to 12. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Free. Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Drive. (727) 587-6715 ext 2536.

Special Art by Special Hands Art Show : The annual Special Art by Special Hands art show for UPARC features an assortment of paintings, ceramics, jewelry and other mediums created by the artists at Harborside Studios, a UPARC program for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. All artwork sales benefit the consumers of UPARC. 5:30-8 p.m. Free. Syd Entel Galleries and Susan Benjamin Glass Etc., 247 Main St., Safety Harbor. (727) 797-8712.

North Pinellas County calendar for Aug. 15 08/14/14 [Last modified: Thursday, August 14, 2014 3:42pm]
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