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PHOTO GALLERY: Bird Key Yacht Club Change of Watch

PHOTO GALLERY: Bird Key Yacht Club Change of Watch

February 22, 2014

Bird Key Yacht Club held its annual Change of Watch on Saturday, where Lee Peakes succeeded David Powell. After the installation of the 2014 officers, attendees enjoyed cocktails and dinner.

PHOTO GALLERY:Longboat Harbour Mardi Gras Party

PHOTO GALLERY:Longboat Harbour Mardi Gras Party

February 22, 2014

On Saturday, Longboat Harbour residents celebrated Mardi Gras in style with costumes, cocktails and Cajun cuisine.

PHOTO GALLERY: Mote Marine Laboratory's Tea for the Sea

PHOTO GALLERY: Mote Marine Laboratory's Tea for the Sea

February 21, 2014

Mote Marine Laboratory’s Giving Circle kicked off on Friday with “Tea for the Sea” at Harbourside Dining Room. While enjoying high tea, attendees learned about the innovative work done by leading female scientists at Mote and the women who founded it, Dr. Eugenie Clark and Anne Vanderbilt. All proceeds from the event benefit the research, education and outreach of Mote Marine Laboratory.

PHOTO GALLERY: Dinner for Artists

PHOTO GALLERY: Dinner for Artists

February 20, 2014

On Thursday, Nancy and Adrian Smith hosted a dinner for artists at their home on the Gulf. The party celebrated Master Painter David Leffel’s annual Renaissance workshop at the Longboat Key Center for the Arts.

PHOTO GALLERY: Reception for Lifetime Library Members

PHOTO GALLERY: Reception for Lifetime Library Members

February 20, 2014

On Thursday, lifetime members of the Longboat Library gathered at the home of Eileen Hassel for a reception in their honor. The library, which is staffed and operated entirely by volunteers, is a non-profit organization supported by memberships.

PHOTO GALLERY: Seaplace Association Party

PHOTO GALLERY: Seaplace Association Party

February 19, 2014

Seaplace residents went country at their Association party on Wednesday evening. Decked out in plaid shirts, colorful bandanas and cowboy hats, attendees enjoyed music from the Jack Tamburin Band and a chicken dinner.

PHOTO GALLERY: Longboat Island Chapel Downton Abbey High Tea

PHOTO GALLERY: Longboat Island Chapel Downton Abbey High Tea

February 19, 2014

On Wednesday, the Longboat Island Chapel hosted a high tea inspired by the popular TV show, Downton Abbey. Attendees donned period-themed attire and jewelry, topping outfits off with extravagant hats.

It's Read Everywhere

It's Read Everywhere

February 19, 2014

Headed on a great vacation? Make sure to take your Observer along! Visit YourObserver.com/itsreadeverywhere to submit your entries. We can’t wait to see where The Observer will travel next!

Your Neighbor: Sharon Burde

Your Neighbor: Sharon Burde

February 19, 2014

Burde’s new book, “One Family One Season,” tells the story of the eagle’s nest and the birds that return each year.

Fitness profiles: the community within the community

Fitness profiles: the community within the community

February 19, 2014

Helene Tucker and Lynne Ginsburg are two of many participants who exercise their fitness options at Bayfront Park Recreation Center.



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