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Community Calendar, May 15

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Book Time at Brooker allows children ages 3 to 5 to connect to wonders of the natural world through a story and a craft, game or other hands-on activity 10:30-11:15 a.m. at Brooker Creek Preserve, 3940 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs. Call (727) 453-6800.

Dunedin Public Library (223 Douglas Ave.): Preschool Storytime, 10 and 11 a.m.; computer class, 11 a.m.; genealogy assistance, 1-3 p.m.; crafts and games to celebrate the pigeon for children ages 5 to 12, 4 p.m. Registration required. Call (727) 298-3080.

Tarpon Springs Public Library (138 Lemon St.): Preschool Storytime, for ages 3 to 5, 10:15 a.m.; Genealogy Research Group meeting, 2:30-4:30 p.m. Thursday and 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday. Call (727) 943-4922.

Tarpon Springs Public Library (138 Lemon St.): Writers Group: USS Write On meeting, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; Toddler Time, for ages 1 to 3, 10:15 and 11 a.m. For required preregistration call (727) 943-4922.

Brooker Creek Preserve, 3940 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs: Forestry Hike, 10-11:30 a.m. For required preregistration call (727) 453-6800.

Dunedin Public Library (223 Douglas Ave.): Dunedin Writers Group meeting, 10 a.m.; “Pete the Cat Celebration,” for ages 3 to 5, 10:30 a.m. Registration required. Call (727) 298-3080.

Dunedin’s Green Market, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Friday and Saturday at Pioneer Park, corner of Main Street and Douglas Avenue. Call (727) 692-5353.

Movie Night, featuring the film “What is New Thought?” 7 p.m. at Unity Church of Palm Harbor, 1960 Tampa Road, Palm Harbor. Call (727) 784-7911.

The Brooker Creek Preserve, 3940 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs, presents “Celebrate Forest Day,” featuring University of Florida’s School of Forest Resource Conservation specialists from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. The day includes a forestry hike 9-10:30 a.m. followed by presentations on a variety of forest-related topics. All programs are free and require preregistration. Call (727) 453-6800.

Tarpon Springs Public Library (138 Lemon St.): “The Lure of the Frontier,” a lecture by Kim V. Garvey, historian, librarian and genealogist, 2 p.m. Call (727) 943-4922.

Palm Harbor Library (2330 Nebraska Ave.): “Meet a Real Cowgirl and More!” presented in partnership with the North Pinellas Historical Society as part of the Viva Florida 500 program series, 1 p.m.; celebrate Children’s Book Week with local authors, 1-3 p.m. For information call (727) 784-3332.

The “About Boating Safely” program, offered by U.S.C.G. Auxiliary Flotilla 11-1 Clearwater, 8 a.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Clearwater Police Department Headquarters, 645 Pierce St. The cost for course materials is $35. For information and to register call (727) 469-8895.

Coast Guard Station Sand Key, 1375 Gulf Blvd., Clearwater is holding an open house from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. The public can tour the 45-, 25- and 24-foot Coast Guard Response Boats and learn how they are dispatched for missions such as search and rescue, environmental response and law enforcement. There will be information and educational booths, vessel safety checks, training for kids and more. Call (317) 514-9494.

Dunedin Public Library (223 Douglas Ave.): Sunday Fun Day, 1-4:30 p.m. Call (727) 298-3080.

Workshops in Greek bouzouki with Leonidas Zafiris and Elias Poulos, 2-4 p.m. Sunday and June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and July 7 and 14 at the Safford House Museum, 23 Parkin Court, Tarpon Springs. The cost per class is $5. Call (727) 942-5605.

The Council of North County Neighborhoods meets at 7 p.m. at East Lake United Methodist Church, 2801 East Lake Road. Program: State Legislative Session update.

East Lake Community Library (4125 East Lake Road, Palm Harbor): workshop: Estate Planning 101, 1 p.m. For required registration call (727) 773-2665.

Tarpon Springs Public Library (138 Lemon St.): Manga Book Club meeting, 7 p.m. Call (727) 943-4922.

Tarpon Springs Public Library (138 Lemon St.): Sign to Your Baby/Toddler Workshop, a six-week program for ages 6 months and up, 10:30 a.m. Call (727) 943-4922.

Dunedin Public Library (223 Douglas Ave.): Computer class, 11 a.m.; Film, 2 p.m. Call (727) 298-3080, ext. 253.

East Lake Community Library (4125 East Lake Road, Palm Harbor): Former Florida governor and U.S. senator Bob Graham will speak about his new novel, “Keys to the Kingdom,” at 6:30 p.m. Call (727) 773-2665.

Free movie: “Lincoln,” 1 p.m., Tarpon Springs Recreation Center, 400 S. Walton Ave. Call (727) 942-5628.

Tampa Bay Women Speakers, Toastmaster Club 147169 meeting, 7-8:30 p.m. at The Centre, 1500 16th St., Palm Harbor. Socializing and networking is at 6:45 p.m. For information call Lisa (727) 485-5870.

The city of Dunedin will hold a public meeting of the Mobile Home Park Committee at 10:30 a.m. at Lake Haven Mobile Home Park, 1415 Main St., Dunedin. Call (727) 298-3199.

Brooker Creek Preserve (3940 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs): Fertilizer and pesticide best-management-practices training, from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. This program offers training to obtain a limited certification for urban landscape commercial fertilizer. Cost is $15 for employees of Pinellas County, the Pinellas County School Board and Pinellas County Master Gardener volunteers; $30 for all others. Lunch will be provided; Lara Miller, University of Florida/Extension natural resources agent, will present a free program about the plants, animals and ecosystems at the preserve from 2 to 3 p.m. For required registration call (727) 453-6800.


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