The Dali Museum hosts business networking with an artistic twist with a free breakfast series that continues at 8 a.m. Tuesday. It's the third of five monthly lectures to feature experts on visual arts, theater, music and film. RSVP to Leigh Winkler at (727) 823 3767, ext. 3043. Seating for the "Culture on the Quick" series is limited to 125 and held in the Raymond James Community Room at the museum, 1000 Third St. S.
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Shop features handmade gifts
Simple Living, the housewares and framing shop at 1100 First Ave. N, is now Artful Living under new owners. Furniture and gifts are now handmade by local artists and crafters. The 3,000-square-foot space features work from 25 to 30 local vendors and includes a children's section, says store manager Melissa Vanderlaak.
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Downtown bistro delays opening
Emilio's, a bistro, bakery and bar coming to 437 Central Ave., won't open until at least Monday, owner Emilio Brandl said, a delay of a week. "I'm trying to make sure that everything's perfect," he said. The spot, remodeled since its days as Diner 437, will offer a full-service espresso bar in addition to baked treats, custom burgers, sandwiches and salads.