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Driving Miss Daisy on Stage April 20th - May 28th

Saturday, May 28, 2016 from 8:00PM to 7:00PM

Location: Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe, 1646 10th Way in Sarasota

Contact: website: http://westcoastblacktheatre.org

What happens when you pair a feisty Jewish widow who lives by the rules of social etiquette with a proud, hard-working African-American chauffeur? In 1948 Atlanta, it’s a hostile clashing of wills. But, as the 25-year relationship evolves, the two navigate the bumpy road of bigotry and Civil Rights together and a profound, life-altering bond emerges. This Pulitzer-Prize winner is a moving story of friendship told with humor, warmth, and beauty. Critics call this touching, totally irresistible comedy a delight! 

Category: Entertainment Events

Free Professional Grant Writing Workshop

Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 2:00PM to 3:30PM

Location: West Tampa Library, 2312 West Union St. in Tampa

Learn How To:
Describe the different types of grants
Describe the different types of grantors
Identify research tools available to the grant seeker
Describe the fundamental of grant writing
Describe the proposal writing process
Describe concept paper, letter of Intent, and letter of inquiry process
Identify grant terms

For more information, contact Michael Randolph at 813-857-7657. Seating is limited; please e-mail us at nonprofitcenter1@aol.com or contact us on web www.centerfornonprofitanddevelopment.com
to confirm a seat and to attain an invitation and workshop packet. No one will be admitted without an invitation.

Category: Business Events

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Malcolm X - The Truth

Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 6:00PM to 9:00PM

Location: Muhammad Mosque#95, 1501 16th St. So. in St. Pete

Contact: website: https://www.facebook.com/events/1261679550512865/

Come have dinner and lets dispel the confusion that the NOI killed Malcom X. This event will be powerful, bringing light to this subject.  Help to raise funds to help the women of Muhammad Mosque 95.  Dinners will be available to purchase.

Category: General

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Miles Davis' 90th birthday Celebration Concert With The James Suggs Quintet

Sunday, May 1, 2016 from 3:00PM to 6:00PM

Location: HCC Mainstage Theatre, 1304 E 11th Ave. in Tampa

Contact: website: http://www.tampajazzclub.com/

WUSF's All Night Jazz, Tampa Jazz Club and HCC Ybor Performing Arts Program present: A Tribute to Miles Davis with the James Suggs Quintet. 

This is his second Davis tribute show in Florida since relocating there two years ago after living in Argentina for 8 years where he performed this homage countless times.  James will be joined on stage with some of the best musicians in the area.  Phil Magallanes on piano, Jeremy Carter on sax, Ric Craig on drums and Billy Pillucere on bass.

Category: Entertainment Events

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Screening of An Unknown Country

Sunday, May 1, 2016 from 4:00PM to 6:00PM

Location: American Stage Theater, 163 3rd St. No. in St. Pete

Price: $8

The screening of An Unknown Country at The Sunscreen Film Festival is co-sponsored by the Florida Holocaust Museum. The Museum's Executive Director, Elizabeth Gelman, will welcome viewers to the film and introduce the film's Director, Eva Zelig. 

The documentary, An Unknown Country, tells the story of European Jews who escaped Nazi persecution to find refuge in an unlikely destination: Ecuador, a South American country barely known at the time. The film follows the exiles' perilous escape and difficult adjustment as they remake their lives in an exotic, unfamiliar land. 

Tickets are $8.00 and can be purchased through TicketLeap HERE

Category: General

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Incident at Vichy Film Screening and Celebrity Panel Discussion

Monday, May 2, 2016 from 7:30PM to 9:30PM

Location: Tampa Theatre, 711 N Franklin St. in Tampa

Price: FREE and open to the public, with donations gratefully accepted

Contact: website: https://www.flholocaustmuseum.org/event/incident-at-vichy/

The Florida Holocaust Museum is thrilled to present the nation's first public screening and celebrity panel discussion of the 2015 Signature Theatre Off-Broadway revival production Incident at Vichy - an original Arthur Miller play; directed by acclaimed Broadway Director Michael Wilson and starring Emmy Award-winning actor Richard Thomas. 

Director Michael Wilson and Vichy Scholar Brian Phillips will lead a post-film panel discussion for this special one-night-only showing of the BroadwayHD filmed play. Emmy Award-winning actor Richard Thomas will participate remotely.

Film Synopsis: In Vichy, France at the height of World War II, nine men and a boy are rounded up under suspicious circumstances. As ominous reports of far-off camps and cattle cars packed with prisoners begin to circulate, the men battle over politics, philosophy and how to escape. 

Category: General

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St. Petersburg Business Expo

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 4:00PM to 7:00PM

Location: Coliseum, 535 4th Ave. No. in St Pete

Contact: St. Petersburg Chamber | website: http://www.stpete.com/expo.html

As a showcase for the many businesses that make up our community, the St. Petersburg Business Expo is a great way to make new business connections, represent your business and participate in one of many events during Small Business Week! 

Category: Business Events

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Take your Business to the Next Level for Women Business Owners

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 9:00AM to 11:00AM

Location: Microsoft Retail Store in International Plaza

 This free event will include:

  • A keynote presentation and Q&A
  • A workshop that will take your business to the next level with Office 365
  • An opportunity to network with other local business owners and win prizes
  • A look at the many free resources and services available to business customers

 As a thank you for attending the event, you will receive a coupon for a 10% discount on Surface devices*. Bring a friend, enjoy great savings, and learn how you can enhance your business with services and solutions from Microsoft. 

Register today as space is limited.

Category: Business Events

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Child Evangelism Fellowship Prayer Breakfast

Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 9:30AM to 11:30AM

Location: 5000 38th Ave. No. in St. Pete

CEF is having a Prayer Breakfast, In Honor of the National Day of Prayer. Please come have Waffles with all the trimmings,Fellowship and most of all Prayer, for the Children of our Nation and their Families.  Please RSVP by calling 727-526-9588 or emailing cef@cefsuncoast.net.

Category: Faith Community Events

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National Day of Prayer

Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 12:00PM to 1:35PM

Location: St. Nicholas Orthodox Cathedral, 36 N. Pinellas Ave. in Tarpon Springs

Contact: phone: 727-458-8569

Category: Faith Community Events

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National Day of Prayer

Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 6:30PM to 8:30PM

Location: Gibbs High School in St. Pete

Contact: website: http://sevenx7llc.org/

Category: Faith Community Events

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2016 Tampa Bay International Town Hall at Port Tampa Bay

Friday, May 6, 2016 from 7:30AM to 10:00AM

Location: Port Tampa Bay, Cruise Terminal Two, 651 Channelside Dr. in Tampa

The town hall discussion will begin with breakfast at 7:30 a.m. on May 6, and the program will run from 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  Keynote Address by Jabil, Jabil inControl™ - Digitizing the Supply through Intelligent Control

Click here to register or learn more.

Category: Business Events

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The Police Experience

Friday, May 6, 2016 from 8:00PM to 10:00PM

Location: Mahaffey Theater, 400 1st St. NE in St. Pete

Contact: website: http://www.floridaorchestra.org/event-view/?event_info=34

It’s sure to be an arresting evening of music, when a rock band joins the orchestra for all your favorites: Roxanne, Walking on the Moon, Every Breath You Take, Message in a Bottle, Don’t Stand So Close to Me, and more.

Category: Entertainment Events

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Free Prom Dresses from Belle of the Ball

Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 10:00AM to 2:00PM

Location: 1210 Holt Ave. in Clearwater

Contact: website: www.Belleoftheballproject.com

Girls qualify for a dress if they appear in person and attest that they are currently having financial difficulties. They also qualify if they have been referred by School Social Worker, Guidance Counselor, Principal, Community Involvement Personnel, Guardian ad litem, Foster Care or other non-profit organization or agency. No referral letter is needed.

Our boutique is ONLY open on designated shopping days. We are not open year round.

All shopping days are held on Saturdays between the hours of 10am and 2pm (March 19, April 9 and 23, and May 7). No appointments are necessary.

Category: General

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When THE CHRISTIANS COME LAUGHING

Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 7:00PM to 10:00PM

Location: New Mt Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 2511 E Columbus Dr in Tampa.

Come Laugh With Christian Comedians Terry Harris and Darrian "Hair-Larious" Perkins, Bre Breonee Canty (Gospel ARTIST) , Saxophonist Marlon Boone and Much More!!

Reserve Your Tickets Or Table of 8 or more Patrons!!

Category: Faith Community Events

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9th Annual Celebration Breakfast

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 from 7:30AM to 9:00AM

Location: Coliseum, 535 4th Ave. No. in St Pete

Contact: R'Club

Save the date for the 9th Annual R'Club and Louise Graham Regeneration Center Celebration Breakfast! 7:30 - 9:00 am on Wednesday, May 11th at the St. Pete Coliseum with catering provided by Orange Blossom Catering and remarks by special guest Col Randal L. Bright, Commander, 927th Air Refueling Wing.  Click here to learn more.

Sponsorships are available now - contact Molly at 727-578-5437 ext 2955 for details! 

Category: General

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Financial Literacy for Families

Thursday, May 12, 2016 from 7:00PM to 9:00PM

Location: St. Petersburg

Contact: Winky Wright and New Era Thinking Presents | email: Info@NewEraThinking.com

Learn About: Credit Repair, Debt Consolidation, Home Ownership, Investments, Savings Accounts, Cash flow Solutions, and more

Guest Speakers: Winky Wright (Also Host), Kerry Williams, Herb Dorsey, Jason Bryant,PMP, and David Henning

Click here to learn more.

Category: General

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St Pete Business League Meet & Mixer

Friday, May 13, 2016 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Location: Enoch Davis Center in St. Pete

Contact: website: http://www.stpetebusinessleague.com/

Twana Grooms, Boley Center will present information on Take Stock in Children Initiative of the City of Saint Petersburg sponsored by Mayor Rick Kriseman.

Category: Business Events

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Men of Vision 10th Annual Academic Achievement Award Ceremony & Mothers Day Celebration

Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 11:00AM to 1:00PM

Location: Gaither High School, 16200 N. Dale Mabry in Tampa

Price: $10

Contact: website: http://www.menofvisioninc.com/

Proceeds will go to Men of Vision Inc & Hillsborough Education Foundation Men Of Vision Scholarship Fund.

Category: Holiday Events

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BBQ Cook-Off Contest

Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 12:00PM to 9:00PM

Location: Deuces BBQ, 911 22nd St. So. in St. Pete

Contact: website: http://deucesbbq.com/bbq-contest

Calling all BBQ cooks!!! Join the BBQ cook-off at Deuces BBQ.  There will be a "Ribs" division as well as a secondary "Chicken" division. Entry is capped at 25 teams so get signed up as soon as you can!!

There will be a prize category for BBQ sauces as well so even if you aren't cooking you can still participate.

Check out all of the details and rules at www.deucesbbq.com/bbq-contest

In addition to the BBQ Cook-Off, we are also grilling up 2 whole pigs, we have live music all day, Art Walk at Gallerie 909, plus games and fun for the whole family!

Category: General

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