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By TIMES STAFF
Published July 26, 2007


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CLEARWATER

When you finish these classes, go have a baby

HAVING A BABY? LEARN RELAXATION TECHNIQUES, PRENATAL NUTRITION AND MORE AT HAPPY BIRTH WAY, THE NATURAL CHOICE FROM 7 TO 9 P.M. TODAy at Countryside Recreation Center, 2640 Sabal Springs Drive. This is a six-week class that ends Aug. 31. Call (727) 669-1914.

LARGO

Heel! Sit! Stay! Come! Good dog

You won't have to do any push-ups at this basic training. Learn about dog behavior and obedience training including heel, sit, stay, come and leash walking, from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Highland Recreation Complex, 400 Highland Ave. NE. Weather permitting. Current vaccinations required. This is a six-week course. The cost is $40 for residents and $50 for nonresidents. Call (727) 518-3016.

So many birds in need of a roost

From parakeets to cockatoos, find a feathered friend at the Exotic Bird Adoption Day from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at the SPCA Tampa Bay, 9099 130th Ave. N. Please bring a completed application as well as proof of an appropriately sized travel carrier. Call (727) 586-3591 or visit www.safehavenfl.org or www.SPCATampBay.org for an application.

OLDSMAR

Put the little ones' car seats in right

Get your child safety seat installed today from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. and from 4 to 4:45 p.m. at Oldsmar Fire Rescue, 225 Pine Ave. N. Call (813) 749-1200.

It's an exercise in peace: yoga

No leopard-print briefs please. Learn mindful breathing and the concentrated motions of yoga at 6 p.m. today at Cypress Forest Recreation Center, 650 Pine Ave. N. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat. Cost is $30 a month with recreation card. Call (813) 749-1260.

DUNEDIN

Saturday, Dunedin gives itself a hug

Feeling unappreciated? The 10th annual Dunedin Community Appreciation Day is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Granada Plaza, 1499 Main St. Get a free health screening including scoliosis checks and hearing tests; make arts and crafts; see self-defense demonstrations and more. Call (727) 734-7611.

[Last modified July 26, 2007, 08:07:18]


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