- Thursday January 31, 2013
- Temple Beth Sholom, 1051 S. Tuttle Ave., Sarasota
- Group Hosting:
- Temple Beth Sholom Sisterhood
- Group Benefiting:
- local hospice
- Celia Nachlas
- Contact Phone:
- Contact Email:
The Temple Beth Sholom Sisterhood is participating in the Florida Region Women’s League Mitzvah project in making lap blankets for a local hospice at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 31. Come spend the day crocheting and/or knitting 6x6 inch squares. Bring your own needles, hooks and acrylic worsted weight yarn. Pizza, drinks and dessert will be provided.
Commission to hear from community at workshop
The Longboat Key Town Commission’s annual goals and objectives workshop takes place at 10 a.m. Monday.
WEEKEND BEST BET: Longboat Key Easter Egg Hunts
Get your baskets ready because Longboat Key welcomes the Easter Bunny and his special eggs to the island this weekend. The fun begins at Mar Vista’s 26th annual Easter Egg Hunt at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 19, and continues at Moore’s Stone Crab Restaurant from 1:30 to 3 p.m on Sunday, April 20.
WEEKEND BEST BET: Color Vibe 5K
Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch will host the Color Vibe 5K Saturday, April 19.
Photo of the Day: John Sanders carries cross
Drivers on Tamiami Trail can't miss John Sanders and his 120 pound cross. Sanders has been walking along Tamiami Trail since early this morning and plans to walk as far as Bradenton. The Siesta Key resident has carried the cross every Good Friday for more than a decade. "We have a country in dire need of a prayer," says Sanders.