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Yoga Village at Sunken Gardens: Breathe in yoga's meditative benefits at 12:30 p.m. today and 10:30 a.m. Monday through Saturday at 1825 Fourth St. N, St. Petersburg. For information, call (727) 551-3102 or visit stpete.org/sunken.

The Suncoast Center needs adult volunteers to serve as mentors, providing friendship and support to parents challenged in raising children. Training provided. Call (727) 543-0677.

St. Petersburg General Hospital needs volunteers to assist in the gift shop, patient care, OBGYN, information desk, surgical waiting room and emergency room. Call (727) 341-4848 or stop by the information desk at the main entrance, at 6500 38th Ave. N, to pick up an application.

Pool day: The city of St. Petersburg will host Summer Fun and Water Safety Day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Fossil Park Pool, 6739 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. N. The free event includes swim lesson evaluations for children 2 and up, healthy cooking demos and diving demos. For information, call (727) 893-7918 or visit stpeteparksrec.org.

Core fitness: Build strength through your core with this class held from 9 to 9:30 a.m. and 6 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays. $10 per class or $48 for eight weeks. Join any time. St. Pete Beach Community Center, 7701 Boca Ciega Drive. Information: (727) 692-9093 or findmyfit.me.

Stretch and Release Fitness Class: The St. Pete Beach Community Center offers this class from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesdays for $6 at 7701 Boca Ciega Drive. Call (727) 363-9245 or visit spbrec.com.

Senior excursions: The St. Pete Beach Community Center offers these trips: June 7, the SS American Victory and lunch at Channelside; July 19, Tampa Bay Downs; and Aug. 16, the Hard Rock Casino. Excursions depart at 9 a.m. from the center at 7701 Boca Ciega Drive and return by 4 p.m. Register by the Wednesday before each trip. $12 for residents, $15 for nonresidents. Information: (727) 363-9245 or spbrec.com.

Summer camps: The St. Pete Beach Community Center offers full-day camps for ages 3 and up June 17 to Aug. 9. Camps are also available the weeks before and after for an additional charge. More than 10 half-day specialty camps are also offered. The center is at 7701 Boca Ciega Drive. Information: (727) 363-9245 or spbrec.com.

Dive in: The St. Pete Beach Aquatic Center is offering six months free when you buy a six-month aquatic membership. The offer runs through July 31. Enjoy the heated pool with lap swimming, sunbathing, picnic areas, water slides and a children's splash zone. The center is at 7701 Boca Ciega Drive. Call (727) 363-9264 or visit spbrec.com.

Water aerobics: Classes are 10:15 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at the St. Pete Beach Family Aquatic Center, 7701 Boca Ciega Drive. $5 for residents, $6 nonresidents. Free for SilverSneakers members. Call (727) 363-9245.

Vacation Bible school: Pass-A-Grille Beach Community Church is accepting registration for VBS, set for 9 a.m. to noon June 10-17. The theme is "Kingdom Rock." It's for children from age 3 through the fifth grade. Cost is $40 per child or $60 per family. 107 16th Ave., St. Pete Beach. Call (727) 360-5508.

Summer marine camps: The Pier Aquarium and Secrets of the Sea are registering kids ages 6 to 14 for weeklong camps at the Madeira Beach Recreation Center. Cost is $215, with discounts available for siblings and multiple registrations. Fees include field trips to the Florida Aquarium, Fish and Wildlife Research Institute, and the Clearwater Marine Aquarium. For information, call Butch Ringelspaugh at (727) 895-7437, ext. 215, or email him at bringelspaugh@pieraquarium.org. Register at pieraquarium.org.

Reclaimed-water restrictions: Through June 30, irrigation with Pinellas reclaimed water will be limited to three days per week, based on the resident's home address. House numbers that end in even numbers (0, 2, 4, 6, 8) water on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. House numbers that end in odd numbers (1, 3, 5, 7, 9) water on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. A property that contains a mix of addresses or if an address cannot be determined should water on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. No watering between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. or on Mondays. For information, visit pinellascounty.org/reclaimed or call (727) 464-4000.

Things to do and know in south Pinellas 05/11/13 [Last modified: Thursday, May 9, 2013 1:00pm]
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