One hundred and twenty parishioners gathered Friday, Jan. 22, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Longboat Island Chapel's physical building. The celebration included a dinner, catered by the Manatee Technical Institute, music and a skit.
Promenade residents enjoyed some camaraderie Friday, Feb. 22, during a cocktail party, which included board candidates' election pitches.
The new consortium will bring national and international groups together for conservation efforts.
Christ Child Society of Sarasota held its annual fundraiser, Red Wagon Fare, Thursday, Feb. 21 at Sarasota Yacht Club. Funds allow members to provide layettes for new mothers and continue their volunteer work.
The Seaplace Condo Association pulled out their cocktail attire and jewels Wednesday, Feb. 20, for Puttin' on the Glitz, a dinner dance.
Members of the Longboat Key Garden Club held a weeding party Wednesday, Feb. 20, to beautify Bicentennial Park.
Longboat Key, a retirement community? Don't tell that to all those young island residents.