Through September. Glass Impressions. Marie Rice, oil painter, Named September Featured at Island Gallery West, Exhibiting “Glass Impressions”. Free. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Saturday. (941) 778 – 6648. 5368 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, 34217. Islandgallerywest.com
Thursdays. Englewood Country Liners. Enjoy improve and intermediate line dances. All are welcome who know basic dance steps. Have fun dancing to many types of music including waltz, cha cha, mambo, samba, and rap – not just country western. 9:30- 11:30 a.m. Christ Lutheran Church, 701 N. Indian Ave., Englewood, 34223. Contact (941) 474-6027.
Fridays – Sundays. Dome Flea Market. An electric blend of new and old it is an experience not to be missed while visiting Venice. Free admission. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. 51125 State Road 776, Venice, 34293. (941) 493-6773.
10 San Pedro Church Quarterly Car Show. Registration Starts 9:30 a.m. Show hours 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. San Pedro Church, 14380 Tamiami Trail, North Port, 34287. Open to all makes, models and years. 50/50 Drawing & door prizes, and music. Food available for purchase. For more information, call (941) 423- 6690.
11 “Special Tribute Car Show Honoring All Past and Present First Responders”. We have beautiful Antiques, Street Rods, Customs and Speciality Cars and 50’s-60’s music! General public are welcome. Free. 1 – 4 p.m. The Shake Station, 4219 U.S. Hwy 301. Ellenton, For more information call (941) 809-3096.
13 Let Freedom Ring 2016 -2017. We are rehearsing every Tuesday for our November concert. All levels are welcome as the band gives an opportunity for students, graduates and adult musicians for all ages to continue to perform and perfect their skills.We are in need of clarinets, low brass, and percussion instrumentalists. 7 – 9 p.m. Bayshore High School Band Room. Manateeconcertband.org Call for any questions at (941) 462 – 3188.
22 Butterfly Identification. Open to the public and all ages, $3 and free for members with free parking close by and held indoor at the Sarasota Garden Club’s “house”, 1131 Blvd of the Arts, Sarasota, 34236. (941) 955 – 0875. SarasotaButterfly.com
23 Concert in the Park. The air will be filled with beautiful music with a different musical act appearing each week. Be sure to bring a lawn chair! Free admission. 7 – 9 p.m. Centennial Park, 200 W. Venice Ave, Venice, 34293. (941) 486-2626.
28 An Evening of Family Friendly Storytelling for Adults. Join us to hear this national star of the storytelling world delight us with his famous stories of everybody’s favorite character, Aunt Marguerite. $15. The Office of Dr. Joel Ying. 7 – 8 p.m. with Andy Offut Irwin. 2335 Tamiami Trail N., Naples, 34103. (239) 267- 6480.
30 Gem and Jewelry Show. Features exhibitors selling and displaying gems, jewelry, crystals, minerals and beads of every shape, color and size. $5 gate admission. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sarasota Municipal Auditorium, 801 North Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, 34236. (941) 954-0202
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