Around Town Suncoast Edition June 2016

Treasure Island Beach

5 St. Pete Beach Corey Area Craft Show. The outdoor juried craft showcase includes works in all media by 150 crafters from all across the country. The event includes a green market with exotic plants, gourmet dips and spices. Free. 10 a.m. Corey Avenue Area, 155 Corey Ave., St. Pete Beach, 33706. Call (561) 746-6615 or visit us
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7 The Clearwater Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars meets for lunch on the first Tuesday of the month at the Belleair Country Club, Belleair, 33756. Social hour at 11:30 a.m. followed by lunch and a short program. Military officers that are active duty, retired or former officers and their spouses or widows are invited to attend. The MOWW also welcomes new members. To make reservations at the event or to inquire about joining, call (727) 786- 5578.

11 Golf for a Cure. This shot gun start tournament benefits the Sickle Cell Association’s St. Petersburg Chapter. Tickets are $40. Start time is 7:30 a.m. Mainlands Golf Club, 9445 Mainlands Blvd., W., Pinellas Park, 33782. To learn more and to sign up, call (727) 369 – 5676.

12 A Taste of Opera“: An Alzheimer’s FUNdraiser. Benefits the Alzheimer’s Association. Enjoy two well-known arias and maybe a show tune or two. All or our singers perform for free, for the joy of singing and to help forward the cause. Snacks available at intermission. Plenty of free parking with wheelchair accessibility. The Matinee Opera Players, Pinellas Park Performing Art Center, 4951 78th Ave N., Pinellas Park. (727) 204-4163.

12 DVD Opera Program. The Pinellas Opera League will be showing the DVD “Tosca” By Puccini Domingo and Heldegard Behrens with music from the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus. Free. 1 – 4 p.m. Safety Harbor Public Library, 101 2nd Street North, Safety Harbor, 34695. For more information, call (727) 242-6486.

15 Garden Club General Membership meeting. This month’s featured speaker is Be Wong Yee. He will present on Chinese and Herbal Medicine. Guest are welcome. Safety Harbor Museum and Cultural Center. 329 Bayshore Blvd. S., Safety Harbor, 34695. (727) 724-1562.

16 Lifestyles Senior Freedom Celebration. Over 30 vendors, live DJ, Prizes, free Museum Tours and more. Free. 9:30am – 2pm. Armed Forces History Museum, Largo 33771. Visit or call (727) 539-8371 to learn more.

18 Preserve Work Day. Citizens can join the Friends of Brooker Creek Preserve to remove exotic vegetation and nuisance plants from the preserve. Participants are asked to bring work gloves, clippers,
shovels, hand saws, and loppers. Water and snacks provided. Free. 8 – 11 a.m. 3940 Keystone Rd., Tarpon Spring, 34688. To learn more, please call (727)-515-9545 or visit our website

19 Animal Adoption Event: In Honor of Father’s Day. The adoption fee for any animal will be waived for all father’s from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. For more information, please call (727) 582-2600. Event held at Pinellas County Animal Services at 12450 Ulmerton Rd., Largo, 33774.

30 Butterfly Kisses: Gentle Yoga with Dawn. A free introductory Hatha Yoga class. Preregistration requested online, in-person, or by phone. Event is held 12 – 1 p.m. East Lake Community Library, 4125 East Lake Rd., Palm Harbor, 34685. Call (727) 773-2665 or visit us online at

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