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Learn to prepare delicious, heart-healthy recipes at a cooking demonstration at 10 a.m. today at the Tarpon Springs library, 138 E Lemon St. Call 943-4922 to register.


Italian festival: The fifth annual San Gennaro Festa takes place from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Coachman Park, 301 Drew St., Clearwater, and includes live music and meatball and cannoli eating contests. $4 donation suggested. Call (727) 562-4700.

Save the Royalty: Guitarist Michael Tyrrell will perform at 7 p.m. today at the Royalty Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Tickets are $20. Call 688-2345 or 441-8868 or visit

Family fun: The Highwaymen Family Festival is from 1 to 4 p.m. today at Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art, 600 Klosterman Road, Tarpon Springs. Call 712-5762.

Historic art: Original Highwayman Al Black will paint from 1 to 4 p.m. today at the Safety Harbor Museum of Regional History, 329 Bayshore Blvd. S. Admission: $4 adults, $3 seniors and teens, free for 7 and younger. Visit

Vintage craft: Artist Robin Popp teaches how to make a corn husk doll from 10 a.m. to noon today at Heritage Village, 11909 125th St. N, Largo. To register, call 582-2426 or e-mail

Shake a leg: The public is invited to an "After Valentine's Contra Dance" at 2 p.m. today at Shapes Total Fitness, 1331 N Missouri Ave., Largo. No partner needed. Refreshments provided. Call Terri Toner at (813) 852-6759.

Guided hikes: Experience the natural beauty of Florida with free guided hikes through Brooker Creek Preserve's Education Center Trail, 3940 Keystone Road, East Lake. Hikes are 9 to 11 a.m. Saturdays. Advance registration is required. Call (727) 453-6800.


Exhibit opening: A reception for the art exhibit "We've Been Framed" will take place from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Studio 1212, 1405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Enjoy wine, hors d'oeuvres and meet the artists.

Bingo: Play bingo from 12:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Knights of Columbus, 1251 San Christopher Drive, Dunedin. Free coffee and doughnuts. Call 738-6139.

Musical variety: The Quintessence Quintet performs Peter and the Wolf, Beatles favorites and selections from The Sound of Music at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Clearwater, 2430 Nursery Road. Tickets: $10 adults, $5 children. Proceeds support hospice. Call 504-1673.

Opera film: Daphne will be shown at 1:15 p.m. Sunday at 1920 Pinehurst Road, Dunedin. Free. Call 812-4529.

Art explained: The Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art offers a docent tour at 2 p.m. Sunday. Meet in the lobby of the museum, which is on the Tarpon Springs campus of St. Petersburg College, 600 Klosterman Road. Admission is free on Sundays. Call (727) 712-5762.

Take the floor: Scottish country dancing is offered every Sunday at the Scottish American Society Hall, 917 Louden Ave., Dunedin. Beginners class from 6 to 7 p.m., social dancing from 7 to 9:30 p.m. No partner necessary. Call Connie Powell at (727) 787-3805 or Val Wade at (727) 947-4668.


Trace your roots: Free genealogy assistance with volunteer genealogist John Kiwala from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays at the Tarpon Springs Public Library, 138 E Lemon St. Call (727) 943-4922.

Dixieland dance: The Bayside Banjo Band plays Dixieland and old-time songs from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. every Monday at American Legion Post 7, 1760 Turner St., Clearwater. Call (727) 447-9204.

Line dancing: Adults and seniors are invited to learn new and traditional line dances from 11 a.m. to noon Mondays and Wednesdays at Largo's Highland Complex, 400 Highland Ave. No partner needed. Join anytime. Call (727) 518-3016.