Mark your calendar
By EILEEN SCHULTE
© St. Petersburg Times, published April 17, 2001
CONCERT: The next performance of the Emit new and experimental music concert series featuring Sam Ashley and Jens Brand will be at 8 p.m. at the Gulf Coast Museum of Art, 12211 Walsingham Road, Largo. $8 ($5 for students). (727) 518-6833 ext. 206.
SUNSETS AT PIER 60: Celebrate the end of the day with a performance by Mandalay (classic hit songs) from 6 to 9 p.m. at Pier 60, Clearwater Beach. Free.
BASKET WEAVING: Award-winning weaver Anne Stewart will teach a rib basket weaving class at 10 a.m. at Heritage Village, 11909 125th St., N, Largo. $25 for materials. Advance registration required. (727) 582-2123.
SUNSETS AT PIER 60: Celebrate the end of the day with a performance by Braxton (contemporary) from 6 to 9 p.m. at Pier 60, Clearwater Beach. Free.
LARGO FESTIVAL: A performance by the swing jazz duo Pepper and Freemon will kick off the fourth annual Heart of Largo Music Festival at 7:30 p.m. at Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive, south of East Bay Drive and Seminole Boulevard. $6. The April 19-22 festival also will feature Bits of Broadway with Lotaar Bergeest at 7 p.m. Friday. $12.50. Peter and the Wolf, a children's ballet, will be at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. April 21. $6.50 for adults, $4 for students. (727) 587-6720.
LARGO JAM: Bring an instrument and a lawn chair and join the Largo Jam from 1 to 4 p.m. at Largo Central Park. Free.
GREEN MARKET: Get fresh fruits, vegetables, baked goods and handmade crafts at the Safety Harbor Farmer's Market from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Main Street and Bayshore Boulevard, Safety Harbor. Free. Free parking.
SINGING LESSONS: Have you ever wondered how great singers develop their talents? Watch opera star Sherrill Milnes work with students during a master class at 7:30 p.m. at Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St., Tarpon Springs. $15. (727) 942-5605.
SUNSETS AT PIER 60: Celebrate the end of the day with a performance by Billy & the Heat from 6 to 9 p.m. at Pier 60, Clearwater Beach. Free.
FISHING TOURNAMENT: The first Grand Ole Opry King Mackerel Sport Fishing Tournament -- a Sun 'n Fun event -- will feature a $100,000 grand prize. It will begin at 7:30 a.m. at Coachman Park (registration is from noon to 10 p.m. Thursday). Entry fee is $425. (800) 443-7957.
SUNSETS AT PIER 60: Celebrate the end of the day with a performance by Dan McMillian and his orchestra from 6 to 9 p.m. at Pier 60, Clearwater Beach. Free.
ART SHOW: The Unitarian Universalists of Clearwater present a show of art and dolls of cloth made "from a source of one" by artists Patricia Bowers, Theresa Anne Beaumont, Imsara, C. Aiuwitu Muhsin Nduo and Candace Shepard. The show will be from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. and noon to 1:30 p.m. Sundays until May 16 at the Octagon Arts Center, 2470 Nursery Road, Clearwater. Free.
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