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Date of Issue: May 18, 2006

Islander Calender

Wednesday, May 10

8 p.m. - Democratic Women's Club Vaudeville Follies fundraiser at the Riverfront Theatre, 201 Old Main Street, Bradenton. Information: 758-4610. Fee applies.

Thursday, May 11

5 to 7 p.m. - Manatee Young Professionals networking event at the Sandbar restaurant, 100 Spring Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 748-4842.

7 p.m. - Florida Institute of Saltwater Heritage membership meeting and inauguration of the Cortez schoolhouse, 4415 119th St. W., Cortez. Information: 708-4935.

8 p.m. - Stephen Sondheim's musical Follies at the Manatee Players Riverfront Theatre, 201 Old Main St., Bradenton. Information: 748-5875. Fee applies.

Friday, May 12

6 to 6:45 p.m. - Island Baptist Church Children's Ministry presents dinner and a movie at 8605 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria. Information: 778-0719.

Saturday, May 13

8:30 a.m. - Kiwanis Club meeting with speaker, Vicky Zimarino presenting "Water Conservation" at Cafe on the Beach, Manatee Public Beach, 4700 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach.

9 to 11 a.m. - "Rescue, Rehab & Release" family program at Mote Marine Laboratory, 1600 Ken Thompson Pkwy., Sarasota. Information: 388-4441. Fee applies.

10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. - Family origami class at the Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 778-6341.

11 a.m. - Ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new basketball court adjacent to Holmes Beach City Hall, 5708 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

6 to 11 p.m. - "Pirates of Anna Maria" AME Spring Fling at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 248 S. Harbor Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 708-5525. Fee applies.

Monday, May 15

Noon - Anna Maria Island Democratic Club presents "Immigration: Sorting Out the Issues" with guest Jim Delgado at the BeachHouse Restaurant, 200 Gulf Drive N., Bradenton Beach. Information: 778-9287.

Tuesday, May 16

Noon - Anna Maria Island Rotary Club lunch with guest speaker Matthew Sanders of the Special Olympics Team at the BeachHouse Restaurant, 200 Gulf Drive N., Bradenton Beach. Information: 713-0042.

5 p.m. - Parent-Teacher Organization family dinner by Rotten Ralph's at Anna Maria Elementary School, 4700 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 708-5525. Fee applies.

7 p.m. - "A Bug's Life" kindergarten play at Anna Maria Elementary School, 4700 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 708-5525.

Ongoing:

  • Cancer prevention and survival cooking class at Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria, through May 20. Information: 778-1908.
  • Manatee High School Student Exhibit at the Anna Maria Island Art League, 5312 Holmes Blvd., Holmes Beach, through May 26.
  • Stephen Sondheim's musical Follies at the Manatee Players Riverfront Theatre, 201 Old Main St., Bradenton, through May 28. Information: 748-5875. Fee applies.
  • "Geometricks" exhibit by Jill Joli Wulkan at the Manatee Arts Council Gallery, 926 12th St. W., Bradenton, through May 29. Information: 746-2223.
  • Art exhibit by Midge Pippel at the Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, through May 31.
  • "The New World in the Eyes of Explorers" at the South Florida Museum, 201 10th St. W., Bradenton, through June 4. Information: 746-4131. Fee applies.

Upcoming:

  • "Tourism: Where are We Now?" presentation at Longboat Key Hilton May 18.
  • "Mixed Emotions" at the Island Players May 18-28.
  • Armed Forces Day celebration at American Legion Post 24 May 20.
  • Snook Adams' Kids Day with the Privateers at Bayfront Park May 20.
  • Skateboarding competition at Holmes Beach Skate Park May 20.
  • Pianist Mike Markaverich at First United Methodist Church May 21.

Save the Date:

  • "Once Upon A Time" summer camp at Anna Maria Island Community Center May 30.
  • Islandwide Blood Drive June 10-11

 

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