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The Tampa Bay Austin-Healey Club will host its 22nd annual All-British Car Show and Autojumble on Saturday at Crest Lake Park, 1500 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd., Clearwater, rain or shine. Admission is free.

The event opens at 8 a.m. with cars in position by 10:30. Awards will be presented at 2:30 p.m.

The show is open to any British car or motorcycle made in England and includes cars like Austin-Healey, MG, Triumph, Lotus, Jaguar, Aston Martin, Rolls Royce, Bentley, Sunbeam, Morgan, Morris, TVR and others.

In addition to all that British horsepower, the event features a DJ, raffle, auction, car accessory vendors, event regalia, and food and drink vendors. Funds raised benefit Make A Wish Of Central and Northern Florida.

Registration to display a car on the day of the event is $30.

Event information and registration forms are available online at Send e-mail to or call (727) 735-1447 for more details.

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The Largo Woman's Club will sponsor a Halloween luncheon and card party at 11:30 a.m. today at Royal Palms of Largo, 200 Lake Ave.

The event includes door prizes and costume and card table prizes. Attendees should bring cards or their game of choice. Costumes optional.

Tickets are $15, and party proceeds will fund the club's many civic projects.

For information, call (727) 581-5211.

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The Suncoast 10-13 Club, whose membership is comprised of retired New York City police officers, will gather for a 6:15 p.m. dinner and 7:15 p.m. meeting today at Kally K's Restaurant, 1600 Main St. (State Road 580), Dunedin.

Call (727) 842-8392.

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Come and meet interesting people at the Upper Pinellas Singles Club, meeting at 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday at First United Methodist Church, 421 Main St., Dunedin.

Call (727) 736-4623.

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The Donaghue-Dunedin Toastmasters Club meets regularly 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Unity Community Church, 1316 Bayshore Blvd., Dunedin.

The goal of club members is to become better public speakers. All are welcome.

Call Sue Gow at (727) 733-5409.

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Learn about the interesting world of herbs in the company of the Florida Herb Society, which meets every third Tuesday of the month at the Clearwater Garden Club, 405 Seminole St.

An herbal swap begins at 6:30 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7.

The first meeting is free. Annual membership from September to June is $20.

E-mail Emily Wenzel at

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Ann Crum, newly elected president of the GFWC Clearwater Community Woman's Club, announced that the Public Affairs Department will host Susan McManus, University of South Florida distinguished professor of government and international studies, at its monthly meeting at 10 a.m. today at the Clearwater Main Library, 100 N Osceola Ave.

McManus is a political analyst for the local NBC affiliate, WFLA-TV. The topic of her presentation will be "2008 Election Issues." An official from the local elections office will also be on hand before the meeting to demonstrate the new voting machines to members and their guests.

For details, visit

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The Tarpon Springs Lions Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday (every second and fourth Thursday) at the Tarpon Springs Yacht Club, 350 N Spring Blvd. Dinner may be ordered and new members are welcome.

Call Sandra Rogers at (727) 937-9780.