Free Family Shuffle Fun Days on Saturdays CLEARWATER – The West Coast District of the Florida Shuffleboard Association, in cooperation with the Clearwater Shuffleboard Club is hosting Free Family Shuffle Fun Days on Saturday, March 8 and Saturday, March 15, 2 to 5 p.m., at the Clearwater Shuffleboard Club, 1020 Calumet St. Tampa Bay area families, singles, seniors, beginners, first-time and experienced shufflers are all welcome. Refreshments and fun activities are planned.
Horseshoe tourney set at Ed Wright Park
CLEARWATER – The Clearwater Horseshoe Club will host the Norman Gaseau and Hall of Fame Open Tournament on Saturday, March 1, at Ed Wright Park, 1326 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. Tournament play is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. Spectators are welcome, bleacher seating is available, food and beverage may be purchased. Admission is free. The tournament will feature some of Florida’s best top horseshoe pitchers including many active hall of fame pitchers and world champions. For more information, contact Keith Protonentis at 453-1334 or email email@example.com.
Specialized aquatic fitness class offered
ST. PETE BEACH – The St. Pete Beach Aquatic Center is offering a specialized aquatic fitness class for those who are movement impaired.
Suggested participants are those with multiple sclerosis, arthritis or other neuromuscular issues and the class will concentrate on range of motion, balance issues and muscle strengthening. Classes are Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. The cost is $5 for SPB residents and $6 for non-residents. Join anytime. For more information, visit www.spbrec.com or call 363-9264.
Lifeguard classes in St. Pete Beach
ST. PETE BEACH – The city of St. Pete Beach is offering a series of classes in March that lead to certification as a lifeguard.
Participants must be 15 years or older and must complete a pre-test in order to continue in the class. The pre-test consists of treading water for two minutes using legs only, swimming 300 yards without stopping and a surface dive to retrieve a 10-pound brick from the bottom. The cost is $160 for city residents and $180 for nonresidents. The next session meets March 15, 16, 22 and 23, followed by another session March 24-28. Check out www.spbrec.com or call 363-9245 for more information.