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Free bicycle helmets given away in Pinellas County on Saturday

Free bicycle helmets given away in Pinellas County on Saturday

Pinellas County, Florida -- Amscot Financial and the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office are partnering together for the annual bicycle helmet giveaway. 

Pinellas deputies will be out at Amscot locations this weekend providing children with free bicycle helmets and deputies will have the helmet properly fitted before leaving. 

On Saturday, October 19 between 9 a.m. and noon, deputies will be giving out free helmets at these locations:

Teen book to movie club to discuss The Hunger Games

Teen book to movie club to discuss The Hunger Games

Pinellas Park, Florida-- Join the Pinellas Park Library as they host their next Teen Book-to-Movie Club monthly meeting.

Be in the Library Meeting Room on Wednesday, October 23rd to discuss The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins.

Meetings run from 5:30 till 8:30 p.m.

Read, watch and discuss the similarities and differences of books that have crossed over to the silver screen. 

Increase overall fitness with Largo boot camps

Increase overall fitness with Largo boot camps

Largo, Florida - Tone muscles, build core strength, lose weight and increase your overall fitness with two different boot camps offered through the City of Largo's Recreation Department. 

Join certified instructors for a variety of cardio-focused exercises and drills both indoors and outdoors, in the park or at the new Highland Recreation Complex. Classes are offered at two different locations and two times a week to fit every schedule.

1st Annual Zombie Run this weekend!

1st Annual Zombie Run this weekend!

Tarpon Springs, Florida -- Thanks to the TV show "The Walking Dead" and the movie blockbuster "World War Z," zombies have never been more popular. 

Now runners can join the fun.

The First Annual Zombie Run will take place on Saturday, Oct. 19 from 10:00am to noon.  Runners will take on a 5K course through North Anclote River Nature Park, avoiding attacking zombies and other terrifying obstacles.  They can earn bonus points for carrying back the vaccination.

65th Annual H&R Train Show

65th Annual H&R Train Show

Pinellas Park, Florida-- Join in the fun of the Pinellas Park tradition at the 65th Annual H&R Train Show.

This event will take place over the three day period of October 11th - 13th at the store on US 19.

Each day opens bright and early at 10 a.m.

The big tent will be packed this year with over 50 different displays.

There will be numerous clinics, contest and presentations for the whole family.

Largo Golf Course expands with the addition of FootGolf

Largo Golf Course expands with the addition of FootGolf

Largo, Florida - Largo Recreation is excited to announce the arrival of FootGolf to the Largo Golf Course.

FootGolf is a combination of soccer and golf that is played with a regulation soccer ball. The rules closely correspond to the rules of golf and is played on shortened holes with 21-inch diameter cups. As the eighth certified course in the nation, the Largo Golf Course is excited to invite the community to come and experience the fun of FootGolf no matter what your skill level.

Dogs to make a splash at annual Soggy Doggy Party

Dogs to make a splash at annual Soggy Doggy Party

Largo, Florida - It's time once again for Soggy Doggy, Largo's annual day for our favorite furry, four-footed family members. On October 5, the pool at the Highland Family Aquatic Center is open for dogs only - owners are not permitted to swim.

Dogs shorter then 20" have the pool from 11am-1pm, and dogs taller than 21" take over from 1:30-3:30pm. The cost is $5 per dog, and owners enter free! The theme for this year's event is "Mardi Gras," so dress your dog for activities and contests.