Time Stands Still: The story of a photojournalist and a foreign correspondent trying to find happiness in a world that seems to have gone crazy. From Pulitzer Prize-winning author Donald Margulies, of Dinner with Friends and Shipwrecked! An Entertainment. Through July 24. 8 p.m., Shimberg Playhouse at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa. $28. (813) 229-7827.
Ghostbusters Premiere: Hospitality, Entertainment and Cuisine Network members and friends are invited to a red carpet premiere events for Ghostbusters including the Ghostbusters car, an 8-foot marshmallow man, a live radio remote, raffle and two screenings of the new Ghostbusters movie at 7:15 and 7:30 p.m. Benefits Habitat for Humanity, Women with Purpose, Birthday Candles for Kids, Big Brothers and Big Sisters and the Sheriff's Youth Ranch. 6 p.m., Sunset Point Cinema and Grille, 24095 U.S. 19 N, Clearwater. $10, members free. (727) 799-3531.
Happy Hour with the Historian: Enjoy an evening of wine, words and the wisdom of historians. In this portion, John Tallon presents "Beats in the Burg: A Story of Jack Kerouac." 6:30 p.m., St. Petersburg Museum of History, 335 Second Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. $5, members free. (727) 894-1052.
Weird Night: Join two Florida authors for panel discussion moderated by Tampa Bay Times book editor, Collette Bancroft. Join Craig Pittman, author of the recently released Oh, Florida!: How America's Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country and Lisa Unger, author of best-selling thrillers including the recent Ink and Bone, for a weird night of storytelling, book signing and a panel discussion. 7 p.m., Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave., Tampa. Free. (813) 253-2638.
Alonzo Bodden: The winner of season three of Last Comic Standing is a regular on Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me. 8:30 p.m., Side Splitters Comedy Club, 12938 N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa. $10-$16.50. (813) 960-1197.
KIDS AND FAMILY
Book Time at Brooker Creek: Program includes story related crafts, games and other hands-on activities. Best for ages 3 to 5. 10:30 a.m., Brooker Creek Preserve, 3940 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs. Free (registration required). (727) 453-6800.
Bones, 8 p.m., Fox. The cases just keep getting weirder, a corpse at a glass recycling plant is found with a diamond stuck in its jaw.
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