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• Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015
Free English lessons
PINELLAS PARK – Free English lessons for adult speakers of other languages are offered Tuesdays, 6:30 to 8 p.m., in the parish hall at Sacred Heart Church, 7809 46th Way. Everyone is welcome. For information, call 541-4447.
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A Girlfriend’s Touch Boutique ribbon-cutting
PALM HARBOR – A ribbon-cutting will take place Tuesday, Oct. 13, 6 p.m., at A Girlfriend’s Touch Boutique, 32728 U.S. 19 N., in the Palm Lake Shopping Center. The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
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Breast Cancer Panel Discussion
CLEARWATER - Breast Cancer Panel Discussion Tuesday, Oct. 13, noon, at Morton Plant Hospital, Cheek-Powell Heart & Vascular Pavilion, 400 Pinellas St., Clearwater.

Medical, surgical and radiation oncologists will discuss the latest news and treatments for breast cancer followed by a Q&A session.

Panelists include Peter Blumencranz, M.D., surgical oncology; Vijaya Gadiyaram, M.D., hematology/oncology; Michael Portillo, M.D., diagnostic radiology; and Taghrid Altoos, M.D., radiation oncology.

To preregister for a health seminar, call 953-6877, or visit  
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Ministerial Association discussion
TARPON SPRINGS – The Tarpon Springs Ministerial Association will host a discussion among the service provider organizations and churches in the Tarpon Springs community Tuesday, Oct. 13, 10 a.m., at St. Nicholas Greek Cathedral’s Father Tryfon Community Center, 36 N. Pinellas Ave.

The Ministerial Association is an organization of pastors and clergy in Tarpon Springs. The meeting will provide an opportunity for everyone in the community to hear what each organization is now doing and what their future plans are and to share their mission and passion toward the city of Tarpon Springs.

The hope is that all will work together to better help those in need in our community. All churches and service provider organizations are expected to attend. The organizations will bring informational and descriptive materials to share with participants. Refreshments will be served.

For more information, contact Ron Haddad at or 727-804-8332.
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Pasta and dancing
CLEARWATER – The Italian club of Greater Clearwater will host pasta dinners each Tuesday, monthly, from 4:30 to 8 p.m. at 200 S. McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Dancing also will be held on some Saturdays. For information, call 791-8698.  
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Pinellas Technical College open houses
The Clearwater and St. Petersburg campuses of Pinellas Technical College will host open houses in preparation for the start of a new school term.

The open house on the Clearwater campus will be Thursday, Oct. 8, 5:30 to 7 p.m., at 6100 154th Ave. N., Clearwater.

The open house on the St. Petersburg campus will be Tuesday, Oct. 13, 5:30 to 7 p.m., at 901 34th St., St. Petersburg.

High school seniors and the community can visit the campus and learn about the variety of career technical training opportunities available at Pinellas Technical College.

The college is a prime resource for individuals looking for a career change, an opportunity to enhance and update their current career skills or for people who are entering the job market and need technical credentials.

At the open houses, Pinellas Technical College staff members will assist potential students in choosing a career path before courses begin on Oct. 20.

Information regarding the availability of financial aid for those who meet the eligibility criteria will also be shared. There will be refreshments and door prizes.

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Prenatal nutrition class
ST. PETERSBURG – A prenatal nutrition class meets second Tuesdays, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., at St. Petersburg General Hospital, 6500 38th Ave. N.

The class is free and open to the public. Attendees will have an opportunity to tour the labor and delivery and post-partum units.

In a relaxed environment, the class gives practical tips on how to keep fit and healthy with good, nutrient-rich foods. The presenter will discuss ideal eating patterns, answer participants’ questions and explore the science behind which foods best benefit mom and baby.

Covering subjects like protein, antioxidants, exercise, allergies and organic diets, the material is perfect for all moms-to-be – from first-timers to those who want a refresher course on the fundamentals of prenatal nutrition.

Attendees also receive a free cookbook with staff members’ recipes.

For more information, visit
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Safe boating class
ST. PETE BEACH – U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 78 has a 12-week continuous cycle of Safe Boating Program meetings Tuesdays, 7 p.m., in the Warren Webster Building, at 1500 Pass-A-Grille Way.

Attendees can start at their convenience. New participants should arrive for their first class at 6:30 p.m. to register. Included in this program are detailed and illustrated materials that cover a variety of program topics.

The program package is based on the new USCG Auxiliary Boating Skills and Seamanship 14th edition 400-page manual. All materials will be included in the cost of the program, which is $45 per participant for 12 weeks. Cost is $60 for couples sharing the materials.

For information, call Jim at 360-4846, Warren at 321-7801 or Phil at 865-2226.
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Seminole-SPC Toastmasters meeting
SEMINOLE – Seminole-SPC Toastmasters meets at 6:15 p.m. Tuesdays at the Seminole Community Library, 9200 113th St.  This personal development program helps individuals become confident speakers in a self-paced, fun atmosphere. Contact Dennis Hamel at 374-2612 or visit for more information.
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