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By Times staff writers

© St. Petersburg Times, published March 2, 2001


MUSIC: Precision 2 with DJs Screwface, Blue, Trixie, Baru, East and D. Jaye will entertain beginning at 9 p.m. Saturday at Club More, 703 Franklin St., Clearwater. Admission is $5 before 11 p.m., $7 after 11 p.m. Adults 18 and older are welcome. Call (727) 466-6673.

STORY CONCERTS: Celebrate Women's History Month with memorable stories of courage, caring and contributions told by story weavers LilliStarr and StoreeBrooke at 1 p.m. Sunday at Heritage Village, 11909 125th St. N., Largo. Admission is $5. Call (727) 582-2123.

CHINA PAINTERS: The Clearwater China Painters will meet at 10 a.m. today at the Clearwater Library, 2251 Drew St., to promote the hobby. Call (727) 789-4798.

GARDEN ART: If you would like to learn about Japanese art, there will be an exhibit Saturday and Sunday at the Florida Botanical Garden in the Pinellas County Cooperative Extension Service building, 12175 125th St. N, Largo. Ikebana (Japanese floral art) demonstrations will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. A bonsai demonstration will be at 2 p.m. Saturday. Authentic Japanese items will be available for purchase. Free. Call (727) 595-7490.

COMMUNITY GARAGE SALE: The Palm Harbor Kiwanis Garage Sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Capital Service Center, at Alt. U.S. 19 and Illinois Avenue in Palm Harbor. All proceeds benefit community children's programs, including Adopt-A-Class, Head Start and FEAST. Call (727) 785-8782.

WEEKENDS AT PIER 60: Celebrate the end of the day with a festival of arts, crafts and music at the Pier 60 Pavilion in Clearwater Beach. Today, Lane Change (jazz) will play; Saturday, enjoy the tribal rhythms of Urban Gypsies; Sunday, the Mike Macarthur Group (jazz) will entertain. Free.

COUNTRY CONCERT: Southbound, a band that combines rock and country sounds, will play at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. Tickets cost $6. Cash bar. Call (727) 587-6793.

TONY BENNETT: The eight-time Grammy winner will sing at 8 tonight and Saturday at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets cost $50, $60 and $75. Call (727) 791-7400.

MEET THE AUTHOR: Former St. Petersburg Times staff writer Marian Coe will talk about her latest book,Marvelous Secrets, from 2 to 4 p.m. today at the Largo Public Library, 351 East Bay Drive. Call (727) 585-0260.

FARMER'S MARKET: Fresh plants, flowers, vegetables and bakery items will be available at the downtown Clearwater Farmer's Market from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the 600 block of Cleveland Street. Free.

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