- Wednesday January 2, 2013
- 7:00pm - 9:00pm
- Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat Court, Sarasota
- Group Hosting:
- Transition Sarasota, WSLR 96.5 FM, Peace Education and Action Center
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- Ticket Price:
- $5 in advance, $7 at the door
The documentary film "A Convenient Truth: Urban Solutions from Curitiba, Brazil" will be shown at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, at the Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center. The documentary focuses on innovations in transportation, recycling, social benefits and the processes that transformed Curitiba into one of the most livable cities in the world. $5.00 advance, $7.00 at the door. Seating is limited, so please click here to reserve your tickets now: http://bit.ly/YRZu8c. Co-sponsored by the Peace Education and Action Center and WSLR 96.5FM.
PHOTO GALLERY : Pine View Cobalt Dance
Pine View students packed the dance floor Saturday, May 18 at the Municipal Auditorium for the traditional Cobalt Dance. The dance that was started as a potluck dinner in a chemistry classroom has grown tremendously since the 1970’s. Students still uphold the tradition of the Pine Cone Awards and hand them out to classmates with quirky talents. Juniors put on the dance for the seniors and chose an Italian theme for Cobalt 2013.
PHOTO GALLERY: Lakewood Ranch Relay for Life
East County residents rallied in the fight against cancer, as they participated in the Lakewood Ranch Relay for Life May 18 and May 19, at the Lakewood Ranch YMCA.
PHOTO GALLERY: Nolan Nights
Nolan Middle School hosted its annual Nolan Nights fundraiser Saturday, May 18, on Lakewood Ranch Main Street.
PHOTO GALLERY : Hands Across the Sands
Community members joined hands Saturday, May 18 on Siesta Key beach as a symbol of their support for the protection of coastal economies, oceans, marine wildlife and fisheries. Supporters voiced their concern about damage that happens due to offshore oil drilling accidents, hydraulic fracturing, the Alberta tar sands, mountain top removal mining, and about coal fired power plants. Forty-two people joined hands for the Hands Across the Sand national movement.