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Islander Calender
Wednesday, Oct. 15
10:30 to 11:30 a.m. - Cardio-sculpting with Laura Bennett at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies.

12:30 p.m. - Anna Maria Garden Club plant swap at the Roser Memorial Community Church, 512 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-3665.

4:30 to 5:30 p.m. - Fitness class for ages 4-9 at the Island Fitness Center, 5313 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 778-5446. Fee applies.

6 p.m. - Family storytime at the Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 778-6341.

Thursday, Oct. 16
5:30 p.m. - Island Middle School Parent-Teacher Organization dinner sponsored by the Sun House Restaurant at the school, 206 85th St., Holmes Beach. Information: 778-5200. Fee applies.

Friday, Oct. 17
9 to 10 a.m. - Mixed-movements class with Mo Dye at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908.

1:30 to 5 p.m. - Blood drive at the Manasota Elks Lodge, 6808 14th St. W., Bradenton.

4 to 5:30 p.m. - Drawing the Tropical Landscape class with Ginger White at the Anna Maria Island Art League, 5312 Holmes Blvd., Holmes Beach. Information: 778-2099. Fee applies.

4:30 to 5:30 p.m. - Fitness class for ages 10-13 at the Island Fitness Center, 5313 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 778-5446. Fee applies.

Saturday, Oct. 18
10 a.m. to 8 p.m. - Island Bayfest on Pine Avenue, Anna Maria. Information: 779-9412.

10:15 a.m. - Origami class at the Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 778-6341.

4 to 7 p.m. - Pyrates of the Gulf Coast capture Duffy's Tavern, 5808 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 778-2501.

7 p.m. - Haunted House sponsored by the Manatee High School Privateens at the Bradenton Beach Firehouse, 112 Second St., Bradenton Beach. Fee applies.

Sunday, Oct. 19
8 a.m. to 3 p.m. - Blood drive at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 248 S. Harbor Drive, Holmes Beach.

Monday, Oct. 20
Noon - "Vote 2004: Who Can Win the White House?" presentation by Bud Beck at the Beach House Restaurant, 200 Gulf Drive N., Bradenton Beach. Information: 778-9287.

6 to 8 p.m. - Line-dancing lessons at American Legion Post No. 24, 2000 75th St. W., Bradenton. Information: 794-3489. Fee applies.

Tuesday, Oct. 21
Noon to 3:30 p.m. -Friendly bridge at the Anna Maria Island Community Center, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 778-1908. Fee applies.

1 to 4 p.m. - Veterans' service officer at the Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Appointments: 749-3030.

Wednesday, Oct. 22
6 p.m. - Family storytime at the Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 778-6341.

Ongoing:

  • "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" at the Manatee Players' Riverfront Theatre, 102 Old Main St., Bradenton, through Oct. 19. Information: 748-5875. Fee applies.
  • "Faculty Exhibit" at the Anna Maria Island Art League, 5312 Holmes Blvd., Holmes Beach, through Oct. 31. Information: 778-2099.
  • Florida Suncoast Watercolor Society's "Aqueous Show" at the Longboat Key Center for the Arts, 6860 Longboat Drive, Longboat Key, through Oct. 30. Information: 383-2345.
  • Basket-weaving class with Pam McMillen at the Anna Maria Island Art League, 5312 Holmes Blvd., Holmes Beach, through Nov. 18. Information: 778-2099. Fee applies.
  • Beginning stained-glass classes with Sandy French at the Anna Maria Island Art League, 5312 Holmes Blvd., Holmes Beach, through Nov. 14. Information: 778-2099. Fee applies.
  • Old Master's Methodology Oil Painting class with Paul Seibilia at the Anna Maria Island Art League, 5312 Holmes Blvd., Holmes Beach, through Nov. 19. Information: 778-2099. Fee applies.
  • Fitness class for ages 4-9 at the Island Fitness Center, 5313 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, through Nov. 30. Information: 778-5446. Fee applies.
  • Fitness class for ages 10-13 at the Island Fitness Center, 5313 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, through Nov. 30. Information: 778-5446. Fee applies.
  • Drawing the Tropical Landscape class with Ginger White at the Anna Maria Island Art League, 5312 Holmes Blvd., Holmes Beach, through Nov. 28. Information: 778-2099. Fee applies.

    Upcoming:

    • Flu and pneumonia vaccinations at the Island Publix Oct. 22 and Oct. 27.
    • AARP Safe Drivers course at the Island Branch Library Oct. 23-24.
    • Furniture painting workshops at the Anna Maria Island Community Center Oct. 24.
    • Scary Saturday Night Out dinner/show/dance at the Manatee Convention Center Oct. 25.
    • Children's Fishathon at the Bradenton Beach Pier Oct. 25.
    • Native Plant Sale at Longwood Run Park, Bradenton, Oct. 25.
    • Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce Golf Scramble at Woodlands Golf Course Oct. 25.
    • Anna Maria Elementary School Fall Festival at St. Bernard Catholic Church Oct. 25.
    • "Exhibiting Your Art on the Florida Suncoast Watercolor Society Web Site" presentation at the Art League of Manatee County, Bradenton, Oct. 25.
    • Cortez Nautical Flea Market at the Seafood Shack Oct. 25.
    • Wildlife Safari-Fest at the Pelican Man's Bird Sanctuary Oct. 25-26.
    • Health screenings at the Anna Maria Island Community Center Oct. 27.
    • Blood drive at the Anna Maria Island Community Center Oct. 28.
    • Flu and pneumonia vaccinations at the Anna Maria Island Chamber of Commerce Oct. 29.

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