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Friday Afternoon Movies: Labor Day This week's screening features Labor Day, the story of a holiday weekend romance that turns into a second chance love affair. 1 p.m. $2, $1 with recreation card. Dr. William E. Hale Senior Activity Center, 330 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. (727) 298-3299.

Great Gatsby Night: The 12-piece Rhythm Kings Orchestra will bring the Roaring '20s to life by performing the music of the Jazz Age and the Swing Era. Vintage costumes encouraged; prizes awarded for dance and attire. 7-10 p.m. $12, $10 members and students. Tarpon Springs Heritage Museum, 100 Beekman Lane. (727) 942-5605.

Flashback Prom: Dust out your old tuxedos and gowns for a blast from the past party with music from the Spazmatics, appetizers, cash bar, photos, giveaways and a $500 prize. Dress to impress in your best '80s gear for a chance to be crowned the prom king and queen. 7-11 p.m. Free, listen to Q105 for tickets. Kapok Special Events Center, 923 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. (727) 725-8733.

Dave Koz and Friends: After a successful tour last summer in support of the Dave Koz and Friends Summer Horns album, the Grammy nominated foursome hits the road again for a return of Summer Horns. 8 p.m. $35-$65. Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. (727) 791-7400.

Tarpon Springs Summer Performing Arts Festival: Cold Feet: An attack of the wedding jitters means it's up to the neurotic maid of honor and narcissistic best man to get their respective best friends to the altar on time. 8 p.m. $16, $14 members/students. Tarpon Springs Cultural Center , 101 S Pinellas Ave. (727) 942-5605.

Saturday

Arts and Crafts Fair: Local artists display and sell original paintings, craft work and yard art. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Antiques & Uniques, 530 Alt. U.S. 19, Palm Harbor. (727) 216-6216.

Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival: This annual juried outdoor festival returns with original handmade crafts and affordable gift items. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Main Street Dunedin, 271 Main St. (561) 746-6615.

Zumba Bash: Zumba instructors Marlene, Angelique and Rosario lead you through an energetic zumba session using hula hoops, hip scarves and other Zumba gear. Benefits the Tarpon Springs High School Leadership Conservatory for the Arts. 10 a.m.-noon. $15. Blur, 325 Main St., Dunedin. (727) 238-1112.

Painting Fundraiser: Try your hand at painting a beach scene by Sam Newton from the Florida Highwaymen Gallery. Benefits Fostering Hope Florida with the Incredible Me Institute. 1-3 p.m. $35. Clearwater Country Club, 525 N Betty Lane. (727) 738-2712.

Great American Backyard Campout: Families can learn about the great outdoors on this campout with a campfire and other camping related activities. 6 p.m. $20 per family. Safety Harbor Waterfront Park, 110 Veterans Memorial Lane. (727) 724-1545.

Seven Handle Circus: The bluegrass/rock group from Atlanta makes a stop in Dunedin. 21 and older only. 8 p.m. Free. Dunedin Brewery, 937 Douglas Ave. (727) 736-0606.

Sunday

"Tri If You Dare" Kids Triathlon: Open to kids 5-15 with age appropriate run/bike and pool swim. Distance requirements range from a quarter-mile to 1-mile run; 1 to 4 miles for biking; and 25 to 150 yards for swimming. Bicycle helmets required for all participants. 7:15 a.m. $50. Holland G. Mangum Recreation Complex, 9100 113th St. N, Seminole. (727) 391-8345.

Tuesday

Learn and Play: This week, Katie Adams uses puppets to teach children how to protect rainforest animals in her presentation of "Animal Stories of the Amazon Rainforest." 1 p.m. Free. Safety Harbor Public Library, 101 Second St. N. (727) 724-1525.

Wednesday

Stargazing with St. Petersburg Astronomy Club: The astronomy club presents a program on the Solar System, followed by stargazing with telescopes. 8 p.m. Free. Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. (727) 298-3080 ext 1704.

Thursday

Amazon Workshop: Join online reseller and sales consultant Michele Lieber, for a step-by-step process to sell your unwanted goods on Amazon. 6:30 p.m. Free. Safety Harbor Library, 101 Second St. N. (727) 724-1525 ext 4112.

Ultraviolet Hippopotamus: This five-piece improvisational band journeys between funk, jazz, livetronica, space rock, reggae, bluegrass and progressive rock. 8 p.m. Free. Dunedin Brewery, 937 Douglas Ave. (727) 736-0606.

Kiwanis Morton Plant Mease Midnight Run: This 10K race course is out Causeway Boulevard and back with a turn around in Honeymoon Island State Park. The course is flat and well-lit by more than 700 luminarias. Proceeds benefit numerous area children's charities. 11 p.m. $8-$45. Causeway Plaza, 2600 Bayshore Blvd., Dunedin. (727) 535-2257.

Things to do in north Pinellas 06/23/14 [Last modified: Monday, June 23, 2014 5:39pm]
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