Are you registered to do business with county government? Learn about the Pinellas purchasing system from noon to 2 p.m. today at the Pinellas County Economic Development Center, 13805 58th St. N, Suite 1-200, Clearwater. Receive personal assistance from the Pinellas County Purchasing staff to get registered and have the opportunity to participate in the competitive process for county contracts. Call (727) 464-7053 for more information.
Want to set up shop in Pinellas?
Learn how to develop a business plan and get the necessary permits to open up shop in Pinellas County from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday and each Wednesday though August at the Pinellas County Economic Development Center, 13805 58th St. N., Suite 1-200, Clearwater. Call (727) 453-7200 for more information.
Talk taxes with a commissioner
Pinellas County Commissioner Susan Latvala will talk about property tax issues and the county budget at 7:30 a.m. Thursday at the Rotary Club meeting at the Tarpon Woods Country Club, 1100 Tarpon Woods Blvd., Palm Harbor. The event is open to the public and costs $13. Breakfast included. Call (727) 804-9771 for more information.
Get hearing tested, free equipment
Florida residents with hearing loss can receive amplified telephones and specialized equipment for no cost at the Deaf and Hearing Connection for Tampa Bay. Free hearing screenings, other assisting equipment and low cost hearing aids are also available at locations across Pinellas County. Call (727) 399-9983 or visit www.ftri.org for locations and more information.
Feeling friendly? Consider Kiwanis
The Kiwanis Club is seeking friendly people to be new members. If you have the desire to "serve the children of the world" and the local community through hands-on service projects and fundraisers, Kiwanis could be for you. Call (727) 375-9383 or visit www.floridakiwanis.com and www.kiwanis.org.
Dapper Dan will play beach concert
Don't forget your picnic and lawn chairs. Dapper Dan Band will play a beach concert at 7 p.m. Thursday at Sunset Beach, 1898 Gulf Road, Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 942-5628 for more information.
Help for living with liver disease
Get the information and help you need about hepatitis and other liver diseases at the North Pinellas Chapter of the Tampa Bay Hepatitis & Liver Disease Support Group at 7 p.m. Thursday at Mease Countryside Hospital, 3231 McMullen-Booth Road. Call (727) 384-1030 for more information.