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Museum offers free admission for veterans

By Times staff writer

© St. Petersburg Times, published May 20, 2001

The Florida International Museum, 100 Second St. N, St. Petersburg, will offer free admission to active military personnel and veterans May 26-28 in honor of Memorial Day.

The museum features a private exhibit of John F. Kennedy artifacts, and other exhibits including "The Cuban Missile Crisis: When the Cold War Got Hot" and "Countdown to Eternity," a collection of photos of the Civil Rights Movement and Dr. Martin Luther King.

Regular museum admission is $13.95 for adults, $12.95 for seniors and $5.95 for students for a day pass. For more information, call the museum at 1-800-777-9882.

Summer job opportunities available for youth

Gibbs High School cafeteria, 850 34th St. S, St. Petersburg, will be the site for this year's WorkNet Pinellas career fair. WorkNet, a career-enhancing job placement network which, among other functions, will prescreen applicants for summer employment and also provide literature and information about potential employers

The fair will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday. Call (727) 524-4344 for information.

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