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Things to do

By Times Staff Writer
Published February 3, 2008


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ST. PETERSBURG

Columnist Bill Maxwell to talk about issues

Bill Maxwell, St. Petersburg Times columnist, discusses trends and issues, large and small and national and local, affecting the lives of St. Petersburg's African-American residents at 7 p.m. Monday, Johnson Branch Library, 1059 18th Ave. S, St. Petersburg. Free. Call 893-7113.

Three authorsto speak Thursday

A Black History Month program features three African-American authors speaking and signing their books at 7 p.m. Thursday at the St. Petersburg Museum of History, 335 Second Ave. NE. The program includes Colin Forde, The Power of a Pregnant Man; George Farell, The Angry Black Man; and Michael Bryant, Christians Are Made to Win. Refreshments served. Free. Call 894-1052, ext. 205, to make a reservation.

Musical trio will salute Armstrong

The Nate Najar Trio will give "A Salute to Satchmo" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Palladium, 253 Fifth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. The performance will celebrate black history and Louis Armstrong, a founding father of jazz.The trio features trumpeter Jon-Erik Kellso and bassist John Lamb.$20. Call 822-3590.

[Last modified February 3, 2008, 00:44:50]


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