- Friday February 15, 2013 - Sunday February 17, 2013
- 10:00am - 3:00pm
- Art Center Sarasota
- Dottie Baker and Joan Diehl
- Group Hosting:
- Manasota Weavers Guild, Venetian Society of Basketweavers, Surface Design Guild-Sarasota and Florida West Coast Bead Society
- Group Benefiting:
- Group Hosting
- Joan Diehl
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- FREE ADMISSION to Show & Sale
FABulous Arts Boutique (FAB) has become an anticipated and "must attend" annual event for all who appreciate high quality and one of a kind creations by local artists--all members of either the Manasota Weavers Guild, the Venetian Society of Basketweavers, the Surface Design Guild Sarasota or the Florida West Coast Bead Society. Stunning beaded jewelry and wearable art; beautiful basketry and hand turned wood; gorgeous fibers and paper arts; whimsical and delightful decorative art pieces are all displayed in a boutique setting for your shopping pleasure. SHOW AND SALE HOURS: Thursday, February 14 6:00 - 8:30 PM Opening Reception Valentine Charity Event benefiting the Manasota Sierra Club $10.00 Suggested Donation Friday, February 15 10 AM - 4 PM FREE ADMISSION Saturday, February 16 10 AM - 4 PM FREE ADMISSION Sunday, February 17 11 AM - 3 PM FREE ADMISSION
PHOTO GALLERY: Braden River Library Easter Egg Hunt
Children ages 12 and under scrambled to find multi-colored plastic eggs filled with candy, April 17, at Braden River Library's Easter Egg Hunt. After attendees found all of the eggs that were tucked inside, behind and underneath books, they decorated Easter egg and bunny cutouts to take home, along with their sweet treats.
UPDATE: Napiers arrested for 15 counts of animal cruelty
Owners of Napier's Log Cabin Horse and Animal Sanctuary, Alan and Sheree Napier, were arrested April 17, after months of investigations by the Manatee County Sheriff's Department.
Mote Marine Laboratory awarded research grant
On Wednesday, Mote Marine Laboratory received a grant that will continue a thriving partnership with Israeli researchers.
PHOTO GALLERY: 'The Three F's...Fables, Folktales and Fairy Tales'
Students in Marti Bhame's second-grade class, at Braden River Elementary, embodied fictional characters and brought their stories to life during their production of "The Three F's…Fables, Folktales and Fairy Tales," April 17. The students performed three bite-sized renditions of "The Grasshopper and the Ant," "Dinerella" — "Cinderella" with dinosaurs — and "Stone Soup." Each mini play represented a different type of story to coincide with fairy tale and other story-themed curriculum Bhame has been teaching.