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Gulfport Tuesday Fresh Market

Gulfport Tuesday Fresh Market

Gulfport, Florida -- Come to Gulfport's open air fresh market!

This year-round open air market featuring over 30 vendors of fresh fruits and vegetables, cheese, seafood, local arts and crafts, and much more. 

There is also live music each week. 

The next market will be held on Tuesday, May 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Beach Blvd. below 29th Avenue South. 

Skin cancer screening at Pier 60

Skin cancer screening at Pier 60

Clearwater Beach, Florida -- Beach goers will get free sunscreen -- and a screening for skin cancer - at Pier 60 on Monday, May 6th.

WellSpring Oncology will be on hand from 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. to provide information on prevention, early detection and treatment options or to arrange an interview about skin cancer.

Representatives will be giving away free sunscreen to beach patrons in an effort to raise awareness about the sun's harsh UV rays and how just one bad sunburn can raise the risk of melanoma.

Free cancer screenings on Melanoma Monday

Free cancer screenings on Melanoma Monday

Pinellas County, Florida -- Florida Hospital North Pinellas invites the community to join them for free skin cancer screenings in honor of “Melanoma  Monday” on May 6 from 9:00AM to 12:00PM.

World-renowned Surgical Oncologist, Douglas S. Reintgen, M.D., and Director of Oncology, Rosemary Giuliano, ARNP, will host the event at the Surgical Institute located on the hospital campus at 1501 Alternate 19 South, Suite T, Tarpon Springs.

Ballroom dancing lessons

Ballroom dancing lessons

Gulfport, Florida -- People with any level of experience can learn how to ballroom dance. 

On Tuesday, May 7,  there will be three different ballroom lessons led by Carol Baker. 

  • 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.- Intermediate lesson
  • 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. - Beginner lesson
  • 2:00 p.m to 3:00 p.m. - Ballroom dancing

The cost for the lesson is $7. 

The lessons will take place at Gulfport Casino Ballroom, 5500 Shore Blvd. South, Gulfport.

 

Register for the 2013 Hog Hustle

Register for the 2013 Hog Hustle

Dunedin, Florida -- Registration is open for the 2013 Hog Hustle 5K run/walk. Register on active.com or floridaroadraceonline.com.

The event will take place on Saturday, May 11 at 8:00 a.m.

It will be a run through beautiful, scenic route along Edgewater Drive and through historic Downtown Dunedin. There will be a Pancake Breakfast included and a "Dry-Fit" tee shirt for the fire 400 runner. 

Mammograms screenings for uninsured women

Mammograms screenings for uninsured women

Pinellas County, Florida -- For women who have no insurance and are too young for Medicare often cannot afford to get these lifesaving screenings like mamograms and cervical screenings.In Florida, there's a state resource that can provide these screenings at no cost for those who qualify.

Women between the ages of 50 and 64 who cannot afford mammograms and cervical cancer screenings can apply to receive these tests at no cost through the Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (BCCEDP) at the Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County.

Gulfport City Staff, Elected Officials, Show Community Spirit at Relay For Life

Gulfport City Staff, Elected Officials, Show Community Spirit at Relay For Life

Gulfport, Florida -- If you didn’t want a pie in your face, you had to hula hoop your way out of it. Couldn’t hula hoop? You could buy your way out, too. That was the deal Gulfport city staff cooked up to raise money for the city Relay For Life Team, the Superstars.