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• Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017
Colors of the Season
ST. PETERSBURG – Colors of the Season will be offered Wednesday, Jan. 18, noon to 1:30 p.m. at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, 1101 Country Club Way S.

Attendees will learn about harvesting, making and using natural paints with a guided hike and classroom activities for families. All materials are included, but artists are welcome to bring their own canvas and brushes. Cost is $10. The program is designed for ages 5 to adult.

For information, call 727-893-7326 or visit www.stpeteparksrec.org /boyd-hill.html.
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DQ Grill & Chill fan appreciation day
DUNEDIN – DQ Grill & Chill, at 1688 Main St. in Dunedin, will host a fan appreciation day on Thursday, Jan. 18. This event will celebrate and thank the loyal DQ fans with half-off specials all day. For information, call 727-648-2434.
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General Federation of Woman’s Club of Clearwater meeting
LARGO – The General Federation of Woman’s Club of Clearwater will host an informational meeting at 6 p.m. on Jan. 18 at the Palms of Largo, Royal Palms, 200 Lake Ave. NE, Largo. The event is free, but requires a reservation.

To make a reservation, or for more information, call 727-754-3385 or email gfwcclearwater@gmail.com.
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Largo Star Toastmasters Club 5933 meeting
LARGO – Largo Star Toastmasters Club 5933 invites new members to its weekly meeting on Wednesdays, 12:05 to 1:05 p.m., at the Young Rainey Star Center, 7887 Bryan Dairy Road No. 120.

The club is open to all residents and workers in the Largo, Pinellas Park and Seminole areas.

A Toastmasters club provides a supportive and positive environment where members have the opportunity to develop their oral communication and leadership skills. Come watch as members present speeches, develop leadership skills by serving in various club positions and participate in Table Topics sessions in a relaxed yet structured one-hour setting.

For more information, call John Rouisse at 727-488-8010 or email johnrouisse@yahoo.com.
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Rotary Club of Seminole meeting
SEMINOLE – The Rotary Club of Seminole meets weekly on Wednesdays at noon at the Seminole Lake Country Club, 6100 Augusta Blvd. Email pstockfisch@hotmail.com for more information.
• Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017
Archaeology lecture
ST. PETERSBURG – As part of the Archaeology Lecture Series, a program on complex hunter-gatherers of interior British Columbia will be presented Thursday, Jan. 19, 7 to 8 p.m., at Weedon Island Preserve, 1800 Weedon Drive NE, St. Petersburg.

The Middle Fraser Canyon of interior British Columbia is the traditional home of the St’at’imc people, famous for their intensive salmon fishing, large pithouse villages, and complex social organization. Archaeological research has identified the establishment of permanent St’at’imc villages in the Mid-Fraser Canyon shortly after 2,000 years ago. The villages grew to peak size by 1,300 years ago with some communities including as many as 1,000 persons organized in clans and ranked house groups.

The program is free. To register, visit www.weedonislandpreserve.eventbrite.com. For information, call 727-453-6500.
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King’s Brass performance
LARGO – Tim Zimmerman and The King’s Brass will perform Thursday, Jan. 19, at Christ Presbyterian Church, 3115 Dryer Ave., Largo. Dinner will be served at 5:45 p.m. and the show will start at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $30 for dinner and show or $15 for the show only. Call 727-584-8695.

This musical event is done in the round for a complete immersion of big brass sound.

Tickets also can be purchased online at www.largocpc.com.
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Kiwanis Club of Seminole meeting
SEMINOLE – The Kiwanis Club of Seminole meets every Thursday, 6:30 p.m., at the Holland G. Mangum Recreation Center, 9100 113th St. N. All are welcome to attend. For more information, email kiwanisclubofseminole@gmail.com.
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Let’s Toast the Opera
ST. PETERSBURG – The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Eckerd College will present Let’s Toast the Opera, a wine and cheese reception, on Thursday, Jan. 19, 6 to 8 p.m., at the Quak Center at Westminster Suncoast, 1095 Pinellas Point Drive S.

Special guests will include baritone Sherrill Milnes of the New York Metropolitan Opera and WUSF-FM public radio host Russell Gant.

Milnes is acclaimed as a foremost operatic baritone of his generation. He has sung more than 650 performances at the Met, including 16 new productions and 10 national telecasts. He is the winter of three Grammy Awards and is most recorded American male opera singer of his time.

Admission is $5 per person or free for season ticket holders of the OLLI Met Opera and National Theatre programs at Eckerd College.

To register, visit Eckerd.edu /OLLI or call 727-864-7600.

OLLI at Eckerd College, a nonprofit educational organization, annually provides more than 400 affordable and intellectually stimulating non-credit classes, interest groups, local and international trips and special events designed for people over 50 and open to all adult learners in Pinellas County.
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New Possibilities
BELLEAIR BLUFFS – Women Working Together for Animals at SPCA Tampa Bay will take part in Radiance MedSpa’s New Year, New Possibilities event on Thursday, Jan. 19, 5:30 to 7 p.m., at Radiance MedSpa, 2894 W. Bay Drive, Belleair Bluffs.

Cost is $20 which includes food and drink, $100 credit toward service at Radiance MedSpa, swag bag, free brow card, chance drawing tickets, a live demo of CoolSculpting, and a presentation of “Possibilities.” 

RSVP is required. For more information, call Luan Dean at 727-586-3591, ext. 122, or email LDean@spcatampabay.org.
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Public forum on free speech
SEMINOLE – The threat to First Amendment rights posed by overzealous political correctness will be debated at a public forum Thursday, Jan. 19, 6 to 8:15 p.m., in the Conference Center at St. Petersburg College’s Seminole campus, 9200 113th St. N., Seminole.

Advance registration is required. Admission is $20 for students and educators, and $25 for the general public. To register, visit solutions.spcollege.edu. For information, call 727-394-6942.

The dinner is co-sponsored by the Tampa Bay Times and WEDU Television.

The event, part of the SPC Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions’ Dinner Series, is titled “You Can’t Say That: Free Speech and the Social Sensitivity Movement.”

Opening speaker will be Susan Kruth, program officer for the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education of Philadelphia. Dr. David Liebert, professor and academic department chair for social and behavioral sciences at St. Petersburg College, will join her. The moderator will be David Klement, executive director of the Institute.
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Tai Chi and Qigong classes
ST. PETE BEACH – Tai Chi and Qigong classes are presented Mondays, 11 a.m.; and Thursdays, 12:30 p.m., at the St. Pete Beach Community Center, 7701 Boca Ciega Drive, St. Pete Beach.

This class is designed to reduce stress, inflammation and disease associated with stress, as well as improve postural alignment and flexibility. The class combines specific movements, coordinated breathing and a calm focused mind used in traditional Chinese medicine, Tai Chi and Qigong practices that will improve health, vitality and longevity.

No prior experience is necessary. The cost is $5 for adults or free for SilverSneakers. Visit www.spbrec.com or call 727-363-9245 for more information.
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Tampa Bay Beaches Chamber of Commerce annual dinner, expo
Tampa Bay Beaches Chamber of Commerce will host its annual dinner on Thursday, Jan. 19, at the Tradewinds Island Grand Resort, 5500 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach.

This dinner meeting is attended by chamber members and nonmembers to celebrate 2016 successes and welcome new leadership for 2017.

Celebrating Local Business, the theme of this year’s dinner, will present guests with five featured success stories from local businesses. Attendees are invited to witness the astounding impact that local businesses have here in the community.

Prior to the dinner and ceremony, the chamber will showcase a business expo at the Tradewinds Island Grand Resort from 4:30 to 6 p.m. The expo will feature 21 local businesses and is free to the public.

Entry into the expo begins at 4:30 p.m. and includes a cocktail reception for all attendees of the annual dinner. Dinner will begin promptly at 6 p.m. Cost to attend the dinner is $65 per member or $75 per future member. To sign up, visit TampaBayBeaches.com.

To inquire about space in the 2017 business expo or to be a sponsor for the annual dinner, visit TampaBayBeaches.com.

For information, call Julianne Wilhelm at 727-360-6957.
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Tours of Plumb House
CLEARWATER – The Clearwater Historical Society offers free guided and self-guided tours of the historic Plumb House from 8:30 to 11 a.m. on the first and third Thursdays of each month and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. from Nov. 5 until May 6.

The house is located at 1380 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Clearwater.

For more information, call 727-446-4250 or 727-399-1412.

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Weedon Walkabout
ST. PETERSBURG – A Weedon Walkabout will be offered Thursday, Jan. 19, 9 to 11 a.m., at Weedon Island Preserve, 1800 Weedon Drive NE, St. Petersburg.

Participants will have an opportunity to hike through coastal mangrove and upland ecosystems of the preserve and learn about the coastal environment and the early residents of Weedon Island Preserve. A hat, closed-toe shoes and water are also recommended. The free program is best for ages 6 years and older.

Advance registration is required. To register, visit www.weedonislandpreserve.eventbrite.com. For information, call 727-453-6500.
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• Friday, Jan. 20, 2017
Heissler Organ Concert Series
ST. PETERSBURG – As part of the Heissler Organ Concert Series, David Enlow will perform Friday, Jan. 20, 7:30 p.m., at the Music Center of St. Petersburg College, 6605 Fifth Ave. N., St. Petersburg.

Enlow, a member of the organ faculty at the Juilliard School and music director for Church of the Resurrection, Manhattan, will be presented for a third concert appearance at St. Petersburg College.

Admission is $10 for adults and free for students and SPC staff with a current ID card.

Call 727-341-4360.
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More than just a Band-Aid
ST. PETERSBURG – “More than just a Band-Aid,” a program on wound care, will be presented Friday, Jan. 20, 2 to 3 p.m., at the Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay, 1255 Pasadena Ave. S., St. Petersburg.

The free program will include a lecture and interactive discussion with Dr. Steven LeVine, a well-known and prestigious vascular surgeon who will speak on advanced wound healing.

For information, call 727-498-3854.
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Palm Harbor Montessori benefit
CLEARWATER – Bill Haley’s Comets will perform Friday, Jan. 20, at Banquet Masters, 13355 49th St., Clearwater. The show will feature Bill Haley’s Comets along with special guest Elliott Smith, a magician and comedian. Cost is $50, which includes a full dinner, the show and dancing. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m., followed by the show at 8 p.m.

Proceeds from this event will benefit the Palm Harbor Montessori Academy PTO.

Call 727-238-0267 or visit www.smttest.com /phmaevent.
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Rally Around Town food truck
ST. PETERSBURG – The first-ever Rally Around Town food truck event of 2017 will take place Friday, Jan. 20, 6 to 9 p.m., at the Pier Aquarium’s Marine Discovery Center, 250 Eighth Ave. SE, St. Petersburg.

The event will feature 10 food trucks and a theme of Burger Bash. The movie “Good Burger” will be playing on the big screen and each truck will be doing a take on the classic hamburger.

Admission and parking are free. Beer, wine and sangria will be available for purchase.

This month’s featured trucks are Bacon Boss, Empamamas, Vanchetta, Maggie on the Move, Merica, Flip’n Tasty, Twisted Iron, St. Pete Taco Lady, Cajun in a Truck and Craving Donuts.
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Senior investment club
ST. PETERSBURG – A senior investment club conducts discussions every Friday at 10 a.m. at the Sunshine Center, 330 Fifth St. N.

The free club is open to the public and will feature discussions on anything related to investing. Share your best picks or your worst picks. Ask questions, give your opinion. It’s all about education and fun.

Call Sally for more information at 727-893-7101.
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