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Date of Issue: March 30, 2005

Islander Calender

Wednesday, Sept. 22
9 a.m. - Horseshoe games at Anna Maria City Hall Park, 10005 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria.

5 to 7 p.m. - Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce business card exchange at Island Vacation Properties, 3001 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 778-1541.

7 to 9 p.m. - Public education forum at the Fogartyville Cafe, 800 17th Ave. W., Bradenton. Information: 741-9755.

Thursday, Sept. 23
9 to 10 a.m. - Muscles and More fitness class at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies.

10:30 to 11:30 a.m. - Beginning Pilates at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies.

6 to 7 p.m. - Tai Chi at the Anna Maria Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies.

6:30 p.m. - No Child Left Behind Act town hall meeting with U.S. Rep. Jim Davis at Rowlett Elementary School, 3500 Ninth St. E., Bradenton.

Friday, Sept. 24
10:30 to 11:30 a.m. - NIA fitness class at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies.

11 a.m. to 6 p.m. - West Florida Home Remodeling & Decorating Show at the Sarasota-Bradenton International Convention Center, 8005 15th St. E., Sarasota. Information: 355-9161. Fee applies.

8 p.m. - Kol Nidre at Temple Beth El, 567 Bay Isles Road, Longboat Key. Information: 383-3428. Fee applies.

Saturday, Sept. 25
8:30 a.m. - Kiwanis Club of Anna Maria Island meeting at Fit to Eat Deli, 5315 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 778-0355.

9 a.m. - Horseshoe games at Anna Maria City Hall Park, 10005 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria.

9:30 to 10:30 a.m. - Tai Chi at the Anna Maria Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies.

9:30 to 10:30 a.m. - Intermediate Pilates at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies.

10 a.m. - Yom Kippur services at Temple Beth El, 567 Bay Isles Road, Longboat Key. Information: 383-3428. Fee applies.

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. - West Florida Home Remodeling & Decorating Show at the Sarasota-Bradenton International Convention Center, 8005 15th St. E., Sarasota. Information: 355-9161. Fee applies.

2:30 and 6:15 p.m. - Yom Kippur services at Temple Beth El, 567 Bay Isles Road, Longboat Key. Information: 383-3428. Fee applies.

7 p.m. - Hurricane victims' relief barbershop singers and variety show at Neel Auditorium, 5840 26th St. W., Bradenton. Information: 746-7065. Fee applies.

8 to 11 p.m. - "Do Ya, Do Ya, Do Ya Wanna Dance?" at the Bradenton Woman's Club, 1705 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton. Information: 773-0177. Fee applies.

Sunday, Sept. 26
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. - West Florida Home Remodeling & Decorating Show at the Sarasota-Bradenton International Convention Center, 8005 15th St. E., Sarasota. Information: 355-9161. Fee applies.

Monday, Sept. 27
10:30 to 11:30 a.m. - NIA fitness class at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies.

Noon to 4 p.m. - AARP Driver Safety course at the Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 776-1158.

6 p.m. - Art Helps/Art Heals hurricane benefit at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, 777 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota. Information: 365-5118. Fee applies.

Tuesday, Sept. 28
9 to 10 a.m. - Muscles and More fitness class at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies.

10:30 to 11:30 a.m. - Beginning Pilates at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies.

11 a.m. - "The Incredible Doctor You" health talk at Island Chiropractic, 3612 E. Bay Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 778-0722.

Noon to 3:30 p.m. - Friendly bridge at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies.

Noon to 4 p.m. - AARP Driver Safety course at the Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 776-1158.

1 to 4 p.m. - Veterans service officer at the Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Appointments: 749-3030.

4:30 to 6 p.m. - Children's art classes at the Anna Maria Island Art League, 5312 Holmes Blvd., Holmes Beach. Information: 778-2099. Fee applies.

6 to 7 p.m. - Power Pilates class at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies

Wednesday, Sept. 29
9 a.m. - Horseshoe games at Anna Maria City Hall Park, 10005 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria.

Ongoing:

  • Manatee Players presents "Les Miserables" school edition at the Riverfront Theatre, 102 Old Main St., Bradenton, through Sept. 25. Information: 748-5875. Fee applies.
  • Artwork by Woody Candish and Rocco Gambacorta at the Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, through Sept. 30. Information: 778-6341.
  • Photographs by John C. Bonser at Island Gallery West, 5368 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, through Sept. 30. Information: 778-6648.
  • Roller hockey at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria, through Oct. 30. Information: 778-1908.
  • Herbie Rose: Twenty Years in Florida exhibit at the South Florida Museum, 201 10th St. W., Bradenton. Information: 746-4131.

Upcoming:

  • Faculty exhibit at the Anna Maria Island Art League Oct. 1.
  • Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce golf outing at El Conquistador Oct. 1.
  • "Art in Fiber" at the ArtCenter Manatee Oct. 1.
  • Florida Suncoast Watercolor Society Aqueous Show reception at the Longboat Key Center for the Arts Oct. 1.
  • Wild bird rescue training class at the Pelican Man's Bird Sanctuary Oct. 2.
  • Gulf Coast Writers meeting at the Island Branch Library Oct. 4.
  • Longboat Key and Anna Maria Island Chambers of Commerce business after hours at the Beach House Restaurant Oct. 5.
  • Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce "Meet the Candidates" at Holmes Beach City Hall Oct. 5.

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