Two hundred and thirty five people packed the Longboat Key Clubâ€™s Harbourside Dining Room Monday, Jan. 21, to watch President Barack Obamaâ€™s second-term inauguration live on a big-screen projector. The Longboat Key Democratic Club hosted the brunch, which included Ã©clairs and champagne to toast the commander in chief.
Sarasota Yacht Club members donned their finest cocktail wear and dress Blues & Whites for the annual Commodoresâ€™ Ball Saturday, Jan. 19. The Sarasota Military Academy Color Guard and drum line participated in the Sundowner Ceremony, which preceded a dinner and dance featuring the Big Z Band.
The spirit of the 1960s will return Wednesday, Jan. 23, as Long Island-based folk-rock harmony trio, Gathering Time, performs at Temple Beth Israel.
Flapper dresses, long pearls, feathered headbands, pinstriped suits and homburg hats filled the Longboat Harbour clubhouse Friday, Jan. 18, where residents cut a rug during a 1920s-themed dinner dance.
Art admirers packed the Longboat Key Center for the Arts Friday, Jan. 18, for the opening of The Highwaymen exhibit, featuring 50 paintings from Siesta Key resident Larry Helmuthâ€™s collection. The exhibit runs through March 1 in the art centerâ€™s Durante Gallery.
The Longboat Key Center for the Arts' Highway Men exhibit opened Friday, Jan. 18. The exhibit, which runs through March 1, features 50 paintings from the collection of Larry Helmuth.
The Longboat Key Center for the Arts opened an exhibit of Highway Men paintings Friday, Jan. 18. The exhibit features 50 paintings from the collection of Larry Helmuth and will be on display through March 1.