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Out and about

By Times Staff Writer
Published December 12, 2007


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Today

Choral concert

The choral department of East Lake High School, under the direction of Robert Knabel, above, will present a variety of seasonal music during its annual winter concert at 7 p.m. at East Lake High School, 1300 Silver Eagle Drive, East Lake. Adults $4 at the door, children younger than 12 admitted free. Call (727) 515-1817.

BRENDAN FITTERER Times (2000)

Today

Sentimental expression: Create a special holiday memory for a loved one or friend at the next Greeting Card Artistry class from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays at Largo's Highland Complex, 400 Highland Ave. Cost is $7 for residents, $8.75 for nonresidents. Call (727) 587-6740, ext. 5005.

Spice up your life: Create excitement on the dance floor when you learn how to Salsa, Merengue and Cha Cha at a beginner's Latin dance class from 7:45 to 8:45 p.m. every Wednesday at Largo's Southwest Complex, 13120 Vonn Road. To get information on cost or to register, call (727) 518-3125.

Peace vigil: 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays at Edgewater Park, next to the Dunedin Marina, at Alt. U.S. 19 and Main Street, Dunedin. Call (727) 734-8945 or visit www.stpeteforpeace.org.

Thursday

Meet the artist: Award-winning local artist Christopher Still will be an honored guest at the Palm Harbor Historical Society's meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Palm Harbor Community Activity Center, 1500 16th St. The event is open to the public. Call (727) 724-3054.

Artist's perspective: December's featured artist in the Coffee and Conversation series will be mosaic artist Danielle Slaugenhoupt at noon Thursday at the Dunedin Fine Arts Center, 1143 Michigan Blvd. Admission and coffee are free. Call (727) 298-2233 or visit www.dfac.org.

Old-fashioned holiday: Create a basket while learning basic and intermediate skills at a basket-making workshop from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at Heritage Village, 11909 125th St. N, Largo. Fee charged; prepaid registration required. While at the village, check out the historical homes decked out in holiday finery. Call (727) 582-2426.

Holiday recipes: Join Publix Apron's Cooking School Chef Bil Mitchell as he demonstrates recipes for holiday entertaining from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Clearwater Main Library, 100 N Osceola Ave. Free. Call (727) 4970 ext. 5284.

Celtic Christmas: Boys of the Lough will perform traditional Celtic music at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St. Reserved seating is $30, $28 for center members and $15 for children. Call (727) 942-5605.

Breakfast with Santa: Children 3-5 years old and their younger siblings can join Santa for breakfast and a sing-along at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Palm Harbor Library, 2330 Nebraska Ave. Space is limited, pre-registration required by calling (727) 784-3332, ext. 203 or 213.

Friday

Holiday jazz: Sonny LaRosa and America's Youngest Jazz Band will perform from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Winter Wonderland at Drew and Fort Harrison, Clearwater. Free admission, but donations of nonperishable food or an unwrapped toy will be accepted for charity. Open through Dec. 21. Hours are 6-9 p.m. weeknights and 1-9 p.m. weekends. Call (727) 442-2099.

[Last modified December 11, 2007, 22:32:23]


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