Dog Training Club offers varied classes
By TIMES WIRES
Published November 19, 2006
The Upper Suncoast Dog Training Club, a nonprofit organization, offers beginning through advanced classes in clicker training, junior handling, obedience and puppy kindergarten.
The club also offers trials and provides opportunities to show your dog. The club, 2101 Logan St., is near the Long Center. Call (727) 449-8738 or visit www.usdtc.org.
Learn about phone options for deaf
A representative from Florida Telecommunications Relay will be available from 10 a.m. to noon on the second Wednesday of the month at the Palm Harbor Library, 2330 Nebraska Ave., to offer special phones and ring-signaling devices to qualified deaf or hard-of-hearing residents.
Call (727) 399-9983 (voice) or (727) 399-9422 (TTY) for details.
Community Chorus open to new members
The Palm Harbor Community Chorus is a volunteer group providing music to churches, retirement communities and clubs.
Directed by Anita Bona, the chorus meets every Tuesday evening for rehearsals. No auditions are required. Dues are $10 per month. The chorus season is September through May.
To join, call Midge Moynihan at (727) 709-5818.
Group needs volunteers to serve as mentors
Make a lasting difference in the life of a child by volunteering as a mentor. Gulf Coast Community Care needs volunteers 30 and older to be matched with children from single-parent homes who need adult companionship and positive role models. No experience is necessary and there are no costs to participants.
To learn more, call Nancy at 479-1813 or Beverly at 479-1841.
Italian Americans hold dinner-dance Tuesdays
The Italian American Club of Greater Clearwater, 200 McMullen-Booth Road, has a pasta dinner and dance from 5 to 8:30 p.m. every Tuesday. Tickets are $7 for members, $9 for nonmembers.
The club also holds dinner-dances from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. every other Saturday. Tickets are $13 for members, $16 for nonmembers. Call (727) 791-8698.
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