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© St. Petersburg Times, published December 16, 2000
HOLIDAY CLASSIC: Dunedin High School will present A Christmas Carol at 7 p.m. in the auditorium, 1651 Pinehurst Road, Dunedin. $6.
CHRISTMAS PERFORMANCE: Dunedin Youth Volunteers will perform an adaptation of How the Grinch Stole Christmas at 11 a.m. at Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. Free. Call (727) 738-4489, ext. 240.
FOLK CONCERT: Canadian singer/violinist Lowry Olafson will perform his folk melodies and songs from his fifth compact disc, Days That Disappear Too Soon, at 8 p.m. at Tarpon Springs Cultural Center, 101 S Pinellas Ave., Tarpon Springs. $11, $9 for center members and students.
CHRISTMAS SHOW: Royalty Theatre will present a Tribute to the King variety show at 3 p.m. at the theater, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. This is a benefit for children. Free. Call (727) 441-8868.
FARMER'S MARKET: A downtown farmer's market featuring holiday entertainment will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Station Square Park in Clearwater. Free. Call (727) 461-7674.
BILL OF RIGHTS DAY: Learn more about the Bill of Rights at Coachman Park in Clearwater. Speeches about the document will be read from 1 to 4 p.m. Call (727) 738-0171.
HOLIDAY SHOW: The Teens for Charitable Causes group will perform a benefit show at 1 p.m. at Palm Harbor Senior Activity Center, 1500 16th St. $5 in advance, $7 at the door. All proceeds benefit the Senior Activity Center. Call (727) 771-6000.
STRIKE UP THE BAND: Jonathan E. Steele will direct the Clearwater Community Concert Band at the Clearwater campus of St. Petersburg Junior College (fine arts auditorium), 2465 Drew St., Clearwater. The jazz band will perform at 2:30 p.m. followed by the concert band. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. Free. Call (727) 799-4437.
CHRISTMAS CONCERT: Palm Harbor Community Chorus will present a holiday show at 2 p.m. at Clearwater Community Reformed Church on Belleair Road just west of Highland Avenue. Free. Call (727) 725-1856.
AUDITION: Auditions for Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew will be at 2 p.m. at Morningside Recreation Center, 2400 Harn Blvd., Clearwater. The play will be Feb. 23-25 and March 2-4 at Studio One, the education building at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Call (727) 443-1258.
Saturday and Sunday
SUNSETS AT PIER 60: Celebrate the end of the day with a daily festival of arts, crafts and entertainment from 5 to 8 p.m. at Pier 60 on Clearwater Beach. Saturday, Spy vs. Spy (Caribbean music) will take the stage. Sunday, the Swingin' Mooks (swing music) will play. Free.
DECK THE HALLS: Royalty Theatre will present the program Deck the Halls With Bows & Folly at 7:30 p.m. at the theater, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $10 for adults, $5 for children and students. Bring an unwrapped toy for needy children.
CHRISTMAS TUNES: The Bay Area Fiddler's Association will play holiday favorites at 7 p.m. in the Jenkins Assembly Room at Largo Library, 351 East Bay Drive, Largo. Refreshments served. Free. Call (727) 587-6715, ext. 2507.
HOLIDAY LIGHTS: Dunedin Senior Center, 330 Douglas Ave., will sponsor a holiday lights tour at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. $4. Call (727) 738-1912.
HOLIDAY CELEBRATION: Santa will cook a holiday meal at 4 p.m. at Dunedin Senior Center, 330 Douglas Ave. $4 with ID. Call (727) 738-1911.
JAM: Enjoy the Largo Jam music concert from 1 to 4 p.m. at Largo Central Park at the rear of the Cultural Center. Bring an instrument. Free. Call (727) 518-6946.
MENORAH LIGHTING: On the first night of Hanukkah, a community menorah will be lit at 7 p.m. at the Surf Style store, 315 S Gulfview Blvd., Clearwater Beach. Latkes and donuts served; entertainment provided. Free. Call (727) 789-0408.
SUNSETS AT PIER 60: Celebrate the end of the day with a festival of arts and crafts and entertainment from 5 to 8 p.m. at Pier 60, Clearwater Beach. The Bernie Maloney Quartet (jazz) will perform. Free.
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