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Clearwater Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1445 Lakeview Road. Call (727) 448-6427.

- Sabbath school at 9:30 a.m. Saturdays.

- Worship service at 11 a.m. Saturdays.


First Baptist Church of Indian Rocks, 12685 Ulmerton Road, Largo. Call (727) 595-3421 or visit

- Worship services at 6 p.m. Saturdays and 9 a.m. Sundays.

New Testament Baptist Church, 2050 S Belcher Road, Largo. Call (727) 536-0481 or visit

- Missions conference with missionaries from Ethiopia, Siberia, Spain and Wales today through Friday and Sunday. Meetings are at 7 p.m. each day.

- Sunday worship at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.


Parbawatiya Buddhist Center, 201 Sixth Ave. S, Safety Harbor. Call (727) 797-9770 or visit

- Adult meditation classes from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Sundays.

- Children's meditation classes from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Sundays.


St. Jerome Catholic Church, 10895 Hamlin Blvd., Largo. Call (727) 595-4610 or visit

- Saturday Vigil at 4 and 5:30 p.m.

- Sunday Mass at 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m., 10:45 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Teen Mass at 5 p.m.

- Bethlehem Centre offers non-denominational activities Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Call Lois at 596-9394.

St. Patrick Catholic Church, 1507 Trotter Road, Largo. Call (727) 584-2318 or visit

- Pastor's class at 7 p.m. Mondays. Topics vary.

- Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults at 7 p.m. Thursdays in the conference room.


Crossroads Christian Church, 1645 Seminole Blvd., Largo. Call (727) 584-8601 or visit

-Sunday worship services at 9 a.m. (traditional) and 10:30 a.m. (contemporary).

Pathways Community Church, 801 Seminole Blvd., Largo. Call (727) 397-4707 or visit

- Sunday worship services at 9 a.m. with Pastor Bill Losasso; and 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Losasso and deaf interpretation by Pastor Roy Price.

- Friday Night Live service at 7:15 p.m. with Pastor Losasso.


St. John's Episcopal Church, 1676 S Belcher Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-6020 or visit

- Holy Eucharist at 5 p.m. Saturdays.

- Holy Eucharist at 8 a.m. (Rite I) and 10 a.m. (Rite II) Sundays.

- Healing service at noon Wednesdays.


Congregation Beth Shalom, 1325 S Belcher Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-1418 or visit

- Torah Talk: Elaine Markowitz will lead a discussion at 7 p.m. today.

- Shabbat services and Torah study at 6:30 p.m. Fridays and 9 a.m. Saturdays.

Temple B'nai Israel, 1685 S Belcher Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-5829 or visit

- Tot Shabbat: Rabbi Arthur Baseman will lead a service at 7 p.m. Friday. Children will participate in storytelling, crafts and song.

- Shabbat service at 8 p.m. Fridays led by Rabbi Baseman, with cantorial intern Jennifer Duretz.

- Shabbat morning service at 10:30 a.m. Saturdays led by Rabbi Baseman.

- Torah Study: Rabbi Baseman leads a Torah class from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays.

- Conversational Hebrew: Practice simple conversations and discuss Israeli history and current events with Cal Simon at 7:15 p.m. Tuesdays.


Christ the King Lutheran Church, 11220 Oakhurst Road, Largo. Call (727) 595-2117 or visit

- Saturday worship services at 5:30 p.m.

- Sunday worship services at 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.

First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1644 Nursery Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 462-8000 or visit

- Saturday worship services at 6:30 p.m.

- Sunday worship services at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

- Senior youth worship and study at 9 a.m. Sundays.

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 455 Missouri Ave., Largo. Call (727) 585-9969 or visit

- Sunday worship services with holy communion at 8:45 a.m. and 11 a.m.


Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 9530 Starkey Road, Seminole. Call (727) 391-0218.

- Gospel Oprey - Bluegrass Gospel music with Willow and Friends at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Free will offering.

Faith United Methodist Church, 403 First Ave. SW, Largo. Call 584-1411 or visit

- Celebration Assembly worship service at 8:45 a.m. Sundays.

- Worship service at 10:30 a.m. Sundays.

St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1199 Highland Ave., Largo. Call 584-8165 or visit

-A Women's Time Away Retreat, with speaker and concert artist Christa Matheou from 7 to 9 p.m. Feb. 22 and 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Feb. 23 in the Christian Life Enrichment Center. Registration is $35 for both days.

- Handicapable ministry at 6:15 p.m. Wednesdays for developmentally challenged people.


Westside Church of the Nazarene, 11633 137th St. N, Largo. Call (727) 595-6338 or visit

- Worship services at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sundays.


Bible Fellowship Church, 4670 East Bay Drive, Largo. Call (727) 536-1641.

- Talent Night with the Fun with God ministry at 7:30 p.m. the second Friday of the month. Bring poetry, songs, instruments and friends.


Christ Presbyterian Church, 3115 Dryer Ave., Largo. Call (727) 584-8695 or visit

- Sunday contemporary worship service at 9 a.m. in Don Airey Hall.

- Sunday traditional worship services at 10:30 a.m. in the main sanctuary.

Highland Presbyterian Church of Largo, 1885 Highland Ave. S. Call 584-1191 or visit www.highland

- Worship services at 10 a.m. Sundays.


Grace Christian Fellowship, 901 Ridge Road SW, Largo. Call (727) 584-1015 or visit

- Worship services at 10 a.m. Sundays and 7 p.m. Wednesdays.

Religious Science

Center for Conscious Living, 6152 126th Ave. N, Largo. Call (727) 538-0900 or visit www.conscious

- Celebration worship service at 10 a.m. Sundays.

- One Heart Meditation Hour at 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Prayer and meditation led by the Rev. Skip Regan.


Unity Church of Clearwater, 2465 Nursery Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 531-0992 or visit

- The Rev. Leddy Hammock on "Love Only Knows" at the 9:30 and 11 a.m. Sunday services.

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Calvary Episcopal Church, 1615 First St., Indian Rocks Beach. (727) 595-2374 or visit

- Annual WinterFest on the Rocks from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Festivities include a children's parade, arts and crafts, live entertainment, children's activities, Cafe Bebe Dancers at 11 a.m., pet costume contest and parade at noon, Grapevine Cloggers at 1 p.m., and Starstruck Dance Studio at 2 p.m. Proceeds benefit Beach Food Pantry, Habitat for Humanity and Episcopal Relief & Development.

- Classes in basic computer skills and an introduction to e-mail and the Internet on the evenings of Feb. 19 and March 4.

Classic tale

Unitarian Universalists of Clearwater, 2470 Nursery Road. Call (727) 531-7704 or visit

- A special program featuring the "Quintessence Quintet" performing Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf, Beatles favorites and selections from The Sound of Music at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Octagon Arts Center on the church property. Peter and the Wolf will be narrated by the Rev. Janamanchi and feature children from the congregation in the animal parts. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children. The proceeds will benefit the foundation of Hospice of the Florida Suncoast.

- Sunday services at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.