- Wednesday November 28, 2012
- Temple Beth Sholom, 1051 S. Tuttle Avenue
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- Temple Beth Sholom Idelson Library
- Arlene Hamburger
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In honor of Jewish Library Month, the Sisterhood of Temple Beth Sholom and the Idelson Library will present a discussion of The Dovekeepers, by Alice Hoffman. Arlene Hamburger of Temple Beth Sholom will review and lead a discussion on this ambitious and mesmerizing novel. Set in ancient Israel, this is a story of strong, intelligent women wedded to destiny by love and sacrifice. This event is free of charge and open to the public. Dessert and coffee will be served.
PHOTO GALLERY: Class 7A-Distrit 10 championship
The Lakewood Ranch High volleyball team captured its fourth straight district title with a 25-16, 25-16, 25-13 victory over Sarasota in the Class 7A-District 10 championship Oct. 23. Nicole Grant powered the Lady Mustangs with 12 kills, two blocks and eight digs. Layne Thompson added 11 kills and one block. Kaylee York recored seven kills, one block and nine digs. Courtney Rapp dished out 35 assists and had a block. Lakewood will play host to East Lake in a regional quarterfinal match Oct. 29. Sarasota will travel to Seminole for its regional quarterfinal.
PHOTO GALLERY: Women's Club Casino Night
Ladies in the Lakewood Ranch Women's Club put on their poker faces Oct. 23 for the club’s annual Monty Carlos’ Casino Night, at the Polo Grill's Fete Ballroom.
Sarasota approves 2050 changes
Commissioners approved changes that eliminate monitoring requirements for fiscal neutrality, but require the developer to show the fiscal neutrality of a project at its inception.
It's Read Everywhere
Voting is now open for the 2014 “It’s Read Everywhere” contest. Visit YourObserver.com/itsreadeverywhere to vote for your favorite entries once per day through Oct. 31. One winner will receive two travel certificates, good for travel from SRQ Airport.