Things to do

By Times Staff Writer
Published January 27, 2008


Young jazz artists to perform today 

Hear America's Youngest Jazz Band perform classic swing tunes at 2 p.m. today at Oakhurst United Methodist Church, 13400 Park Blvd., Seminole. Directed by Sonny La Rosa, the band is made up of 25 musicians from 6-12 years old. The program includes Stardust, Stomping at the Savoy, Bugle Call Rag, Satin Doll and more. $10. Call 391-4769.


Lend them your ear

The best young speakers from Pinellas County schools will compete at 7 p.m. Monday in a 4H public speaking competition at the Pinellas County Extension, 12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo. Speakers from fourth, fifth and sixth grades are prepared to present two- to three-minute speeches that will be judged by a panel of experts from around the county. Free. Call 582-2100.

Pinellas Park

Get ready for 'Oz'

Classical Youth Players present a dynamic, colorful magical musical, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz,at 7 p.m. Friday at the Performing Arts Center, 4951 78th Ave. N. $10, $6 senior and student. Call 547-6820.