- Tuesday December 11, 2012
- Selby Public Library, Geldbart Auditorium, 1331 First St., Sarasota
- Charlotte Ryan
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- Friends of the Selby Public Library
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- Selby Public Library
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Friends of the Selby Public Library presents Books and Coffee at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, at Selby Public Library. "Left for Dead: A Young Man's Search for Justice for the USS Indianapolis" by Pete Nelson will be reviewed by Lionel Olmer, former undersecretary of commerce for international trade. After the program, a tour of the library will be offered. No reservations required.
PHOTO GALLERY: McNeal Elementary Walk-a-thon
After raising $18,000 for their Wacky Wildcat Walk-a-thon March 7, McNeal Elementary students enjoyed time outside after their hard work. About 90% of the children raised at least $1 to go toward new laptops and Tablets for the school. Students in each grade level walked, jogged and sprinted as they competed to win gold, silver and bronze medals for the fastest times, per grade.
WEEKEND BEST BET: Sale Shopping on the Key
Calling all savvy shoppers! Church sales are the key to great deals on Longboat this weekend. On March 8, the St. Mary Royal Rummage Sale runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Christ Church's Sale Away takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
WEEKEND BEST BET: Just Play Sports Fest
The Just Play Sports Fest is Saturday at Premier Sports Campus.
PHOTO GALLERY: Green Eggs and Ham
Felice Tannen’s class, from Bay Haven School of Basics Plus, celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday with a breakfast of Green Eggs and Ham Friday, March 7. Tannen and her class dressed as the Cat in the Hat and sang Dr. Seuss songs while enjoying breakfast. Students at Bay Haven have been learning about Dr. Seuss this past week in honor of his birthday on March 2.