By Piper Jones Castillo
Published May 18, 2007
- Scott Taylor Hartzell (Remembering St. Petersburg Florida, Volume One and Two), 7 p.m. Monday, Walter Fuller Recreation Center, 7891 26th Ave. N, St. Petersburg.
- Darryl Wimberly, (King of Colored Town), 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Borders South Tampa, 909 N Dale Mabry Highway.
- LaTonya Williams (Missed Opportunities), 2 p.m. Saturday, Borders South Tampa.
- The Florida Humanities Council presents Eliot Kleinberg, author of Weird Florida, at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Largo Library, 120 Central Park Drive. Kleinberg will discuss the odd side of the state's history, compiled from his years as a journalist at the Palm Beach Post. Call (727) 587-6748.
- An Evening with Dr. Maya Angelou, 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. Tickets $40 to $75; group discounts available. Visit www.mahaffeytheater.com or call (727) 898-2100.
- The third annual Mystery Florida: A Conference to Die For takes place June 1-2 at the Lido Beach Resort in Sarasota. Participating authors include James O. Born, Tim Dorsey, Stuart Kaminsky, Barbara Parker, James Swain and Randy Wayne White. A free Mystery Mingle book signing takes place 5 to 7:30 p.m. June 1; registration for the conference on June 2 is $99. For information, go to www.mysteryflorida.com.
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