Longboat Harbour held its annual Change of Watch event on Jan. 24 at Bird Key Yacht Club.
Longboat Key residents and visitors attended the Centre Shops Festival and Lifestyle Expo on Jan. 24. Several artists and dealers featured and sold their products, and Longboat Key Chamber of Commerce Members ran tables to promote their businesses.
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Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium invited supporters, guests and members to celebrate 60 years of science and conservation Thursday, Jan. 22.
St. Mary, Star of the Sea, Catholic Church Menâ€™s Club held its annual Italian Night dinner on Jan. 22.
Beachplace Association held its welcome back party on Jan. 22. Owners old and new assembled to kick off the spring season with drinks and catering from Harryâ€™s Continental Kitchen.
The Sarasota Opera held a fundraising event at Pattigeorgeâ€™s on Jan. 22. Guests received instruction on cooking food with the theme of Asian Excursion.