- 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.
North end will receive some sand
The town of Longboat Key has been working with WCIND and Manatee County to receive sand dredged from the boat channel near Longboat Pass.
Sarasota Memorial begins work on pedestrian bridge
The hospital is undergoing construction, as crews have begun to install a 25,400-pound pedestrian bridge linking buildings on Arlington Street.
Boaters' Coalition says no to Big Pass dredge
On Saturday the group joined a growing chorus of opposition to the Army Corps project, injecting for the first time in the debate the voice of stakeholders not focused on Siesta Key.
Observer debate takes place at 7 p.m. tonight
All four Longboat Key Town Commission candidates will attend tonight’s debate at Bayfront Park Recreation Center.