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County libraries to offer sign language classes

By Times Staff Writers
Published April 27, 2005

The Pinellas Public Library's Born to Read program and the Deaf Literacy Center will offer sign language classes for young children and parents.

The class is designed for hearing children and parents to increase children's language skills. The classes are four weeks, for one hour each week. Call Rosa Rodriguez at 724-1525, ext. 232.

Upcoming programs are:

Palm Harbor Library, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays through May 24 for preschool.

Seminole Library, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays from May 3 to 24 for toddler/preschool.

Safety Harbor Library, 10:30 a.m. Thursdays from May 5 to 26 for infants/toddlers.

Tarpon Springs Library, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays from June 1 to 15 for children ages 5-8.

Clearwater East Branch Library, 10 a.m. Thursdays from June 9 to 30 for infants/toddlers.

Youth jazz band seeking musicians

Sonny LaRosa's America's Youngest Jazz Band is seeking musicians 13 years old or younger to play trumpet, trombone, saxophone, bass, guitar and vocals.

Call (727) 725-1788.

Bayside Banjo Band seeking musicians

The Bayside Banjo Band is seeking experienced musicians to play Dixieland and "old timey" music.

The band plays 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. every Monday at American Legion Post 7, Turner Avenue, Clearwater. Openings include trumpet, keyboard and tuba or bass. Call Dan at 785-4587 or Larry at 595-8808.

Dunedin seeks summer camp program leaders

The city of Dunedin Recreation Division is seeking leaders for the following summer camp programs: sports, variety, Hammock Day, preschool, recreation day, sailing and nature camps.

The positions will be 35-40 hours per week for May 16 to July 29.

The summer camp programs incorporate sports, games, arts & crafts, music, drama, and field trips. Call 298-3260.

[Last modified April 27, 2005, 00:48:18]

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