THE CITY OF ST. PETERSBURG IS UPDATING NORTH SHORE PARK WITH A NEW CHILD-FRIENDLY POOL. THE 30- TO 40-FOOT SLOPED POOL WILL INCLUDE WATER CANONS, WATER BUCKETS THAT TIP OVER AND A MULTIFLUME SLIDE. AN ESTIMATED $54,000 FROM THE CITY'S RECREATION FUND HAS BEEN EARMARKED TO PAY FOR CONSTRUCTION, WHICH SHOULD BE COMPLETED BY OCTOBER, CITY OFFICIALS SAID. THE POOL WILL BE OPEN YEAR-ROUND.
Hearing impaired can get help
Florida residents with hearing loss can receive amplified telephones and specialized equipment for free at the Deaf and Hearing Connection for Tampa Bay.
Free hearing screenings, other assisting equipment and low-cost hearing aids also are available at locations across Pinellas County.
Call (727) 399-9983 or visit www.ftri.org for locations and more information.
Kiwanis Club seeks service-minded folks
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.