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Applicants sought for Parks and Conservation Resources Advisory Board

Applicants sought for Parks and Conservation Resources Advisory Board

Pinellas County, Florida -- Résumés are now being accepted for appointments to the Parks and Conservation Resources Advisory Board and Feather Sound Community Services District.

The Parks and Conservation Resources Advisory Board acts in an advisory capacity to the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners and the county administrator in their power to provide parks, preserves, historical commissions and other recreational and cultural programs. The term runs for one year and there is one vacancy.

Shoppers gear up for Small Business Saturday

Shoppers gear up for Small Business Saturday

St. Petersburg, Florida -- Small Business Saturday 2013 is November 30th. Shoppers are encouraged on the Saturday after Thanksgiving to shop at locally-owned shops and contribute to the local economy.

If you have an American Express card you can register for a one-time $10 statement credit by spending $10 or more on November 30th at a store that's on the Small Business Saturday Map.

Artz Festival

Artz Festival

Pinellas Park, Florida-- Take part in making the word view around you a bit brighter at the "Artz Fair."

Join in the fun on Saturday, November 23rd at Mainlands Unit 1, located at 9650 Mainloads Boulevard in Pinellas Park.

Admission for this event is free with the festival open from 9 a.m. till 3 p.m.

The Artz Fair will open your mind with jewelry, ceramics and paintings from tons of local artist. 

Ballroom dancing with the Rhythm Kings

Ballroom dancing with the Rhythm Kings

Tarpon Springs, Florida -- The Third Thursday Dance party continues this week at the Tarpon Springs Heritage Museum, with music from the Rhythm Kings Dance Orchestra.

The band performs authentic dance music from the 1920s through the 40s, featuring the fox trot, waltz, Charleston, Lindy and tango.

The dance will be held from 7:00-10:00 p.m. (free dance lessons start at 6:00 p.m.)  Reserved seating at tables around the hardwood dance floor are available.

Reserved seating tickets are $18 or $15 for Center members and students.  

November Adult Book Discussion

November Adult Book Discussion

Pinellas Park, Florida-- The Pinellas Park Library will be opening their doors for a new round of Adult Book Discussions.

These free events will take place on the 3rd Thursday of each month beginning at 2 p.m.

The next discussion will take place on November 21st, when the group will focus on Plunder by Mary Anna Evans.

People join book clubs for various reasons.

November evening book club

November evening book club

Pinellas Park, Florida -- Flex your reading muscle with the Pinellas Park Library, during their new Evening Book Club meetings.

This free series will meet on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 6:30PM.

The next discussion will take place on November 13th and will focus on the thriller 11/22/63 by Steven King.

Copies of each month's selected book will be available for purchase at the Check Out desk.

Deadly Rival's M*A*S*H* Up!

Deadly Rival's M*A*S*H* Up!

Pinellas Park, Florida-- Deadly Rival Roller Derby is inviting everyone to their M*A*S*H* Up!

Join in the action during an exhibition match of Army versus Navy taking place at AstroSkate on Sunday, November 10th.

Doors open at 7 p.m. with the bout beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets are just $10 in advanced, or $12 at the door for adults.

Kids 5-12 will be admitted for $5 and children 4 and under get in free.