- Saturday November 10, 2012
- 8:00am - 12:30pm
- AmericInn Hotel
- Dr. Colbert
- Group Hosting:
- Firearms Training Institute of Sarasota
- Group Benefiting:
- FTI of Sarasota
- Dr. Colbert
- Contact Phone:
- Contact Email:
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SARASOTA, FL---The Firearms Training Institute of Sarasota will host an NRA First Steps Pistol Course on Saturday 10 November at the AmericInn Hotel Conference Room at 5931 Fruitville Road. Class starts at 8:00am. The Course will be taught by local NRA Certified Instructors and cover the basics of safe gun handling and shooting. The four-hour Course will emphasize the safe and proper handling and use of pistols. Participants will learn about firearm safety, parts and operation, shooting fundamentals, maintenance, storage options and much more. This course meets the Florida training requirements for Concealed Carry Permit applicants. Non-residents are also eligible. For details on the course, contact Dr. Gerald Colbert at (941) 706-4358 or (941) 315-0152
SCF Celebrates the Inauguration of President Dr. Carol F. Probstfeld
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) celebrated the inauguration of SCF’s sixth president, Dr. Carol F. Probstfeld, on Friday, Nov. 8, at Neel Performing Arts Center with the SCF District Board of Trustees, faculty and staff, and students; public officials, business leaders, community members and university delegates.
Tree lights come to Main Street
On Wednesday, oak trees along the 1300, 1400 and 1500 block of Main Street were adorned with lights that will remain in place year round; a similar lighting system is under consideration for Five Points Park.
PHOTO GALLERY: Tiger Bay Club luncheon
Members of the Sarasota Tiger Bay Club met for lunch Thursday, Dec. 5. Local officials and community leaders lead a discussion on North Sarasota’s drug problem during the luncheon.
Siesta Key Rum goes to Art Basel
The company’s silver rum will be featured as the basis for the Floridian Mojito served at Art Basel in Miami Beach, Thursday, Dec. 5 through Sunday, Dec. 8.