- Friday October 5, 2012
- 10:00am - 5:00pm
- Beads, F.O.B. 2312 Gulf Gate Dr.Sarasota, FL
- Marty Montague, Owner, President Karen Johnson -Manager
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- Beads, F.O.B.
- Group Benefiting:
- Local Artists
- Karen Johnson
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"Monet to Picasso" Impressionism to Cubism Beaded Art Exhibit, Oct. 5 - Oct. 31, 2012, Artists Reception Friday, Oct. 5 from 4-6 pm. Beads, F.O.B.2312 Gulf Gate Dr. Join us for this creative exploration of beaded works of art including, jewelry, purses and more. Beads, F.O.B. has been in business for over 19 years and started offering opportunities for the stores patrons to exhibit their work several years ago. Other exhibits have included, "Orient Expressions", "Starry Night", "Life is a Circus" to name just a few. This creative venue offers store patrons and local bead artists a platform to create with a theme in mind and explore news ways to express their art.
PHOTO GALLERY: Community Open House
On March 8, the community of Longboat Key was invited to attend an Open House showcasing all town departments and the services they provide. The morning included demonstrations, tours and opportunities to learn more about issues that affect the Key.
PHOTO GALLERY: Polo Under the Palms
With sunglasses and drinks in hand, attendees of the fourth Polo Under the Palms event March 8 at the Sarasota Polo Club grounds, enjoyed the sunshine and a polo match. Proceeds from food and drink sales benefited research, education and patient care programs at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and the Center for Building Hope.
PHOTO GALLERY: Just Play Sports Fest
Attendees of the Just Play Sports Fest March 8, munched on snow cones, enjoyed a backyard tailgate party with live music from Gamble Creek, and spent the afternoon at Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch playing cornhole, and other games. The day began with a 5K run in the morning, and continued with a lacrosse tournament, which lasted throughout the day, in addition to the outdoor festival. Event coordinator Todd Herrick planned to charge event participates $10 for adults and $5 for children, but decided to waive the fees and promote the sale of raffle tickets for prizes. Proceeds from the sports-centered event benefited The V Foundation for Cancer Research.
PHOTO GALLERY: International Women's Day
Ladies in Sarasota and Manatee counties celebrated International Women's Day March 8, during a special luncheon at the Polo Grill and Bar in Lakewood Ranch.