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Calendar – 04-23-2014

Wednesday, April 23

Noon — Anna Maria Garden Club meeting, Roser Memorial Community Church, 512 Pine Ave., Anna Maria. Information: 941-778-2607.

8 p.m. — Official sunset time.


Thursday, April 24

8:01 p.m. — Official sunset time.


Friday, April 25

Today is National Arbor Day.

9 a.m.-Noon — St. Bernard Catholic Church rummage sale, 248 S. Harbor Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 941-778-7771.

9:30 a.m. — Holmes Beach Arbor Day tree planting, near Marina Drive and 59th Street. Information: 941-795-8272.

10 a.m. — Anna Maria Arbor Day tree planting, Bayfront Park, Bay Boulevard South. Information: 941-795-8272.

11 a.m. — Bradenton Beach Arbor Day tree planting, Bridge Street/Gulf Drive roundabout. Information: 941-795-8272.

8:02 p.m. — Official sunset time.


Saturday, April 26

9 a.m.-Noon — St. Bernard Catholic Church rummage sale, 248 S. Harbor Drive, Holmes Beach. Information: 941-778-7771.

8:02 p.m. — Official sunset time.


Sunday, April 27

8:03 p.m. — Official sunset time.


Monday, April 28

Today is Holocaust Remembrance Day.

8:03 p.m. — Official sunset time.


Tuesday, April 29

8:04 p.m. — Official sunset time.


Wednesday, April 30

8:04 p.m. — Official sunset time.



Saturday, April 26

6:30 p.m. — De Soto Heritage Festival Grand Finale Parade with 150 or more entries, mostly along Manatee Avenue West in Bradenton.


Sunday, April 27

2 p.m. — Anna Maria Island Concert Chorus and Orchestra “New Faces of Classical Music” concert, First United Methodist Church, 603 11th St. W., Bradenton. Information: 941-587-3584.


Coming up

• May 3, Food and Wine on Pine, Anna Maria.

• May 4, Island Wedding Festival, islandwide.


Save the date

• May 17-18, Relay for life of Anna Maria Island, Coquina Beach.

• June 7, Island Blood Drive, TBA.

• June 14, 2014 Florida State League All Star Game, Bradenton.


Calendar announcements

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AME Calendar

• Through April 30, Florida Comprehensive Assessment Testing.

• 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, April 25, fifth-grade grandparents’ end of the year picnic, Anna Maria Island Beach Café.

• 8:45 a.m. Tuesday, April 29, speech contest.

• 5-6 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, PTO dinner, AME cafeteria.

• 6-7 p.m. Tuesday April 29, first-grade play, AME auditorium.

• Thursday, May 1, end of first quarter, progress reports.

• 12:30 p.m. Friday, May 2, early release.

• May 5-7, K-2 FCAT and SAT 10.

• 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 7, bike ride with West Manatee Fire Rescue District firefighters to school, starting at Station 1, 6001 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach.

• 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, early release.

• Saturday, May 10, Manatee County speech contest.

• 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 14, author Michael Stern speaks to students, AME auditorium.

• 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, May 14, book fair and literacy night and art show.

• 9:15 a.m. Tuesday, May 20, fire drill.

• 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 20, mother and son ice cream social.

• Friday, May 23, fifth-grade fieldtrip to Busch Gardens.

• Monday, May 26, Memorial Day, no school.

• 12:30 p.m. Friday, May 30, early release.

• Monday, June 9, last day of school.

        AME is at 4700 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach. For more information, call 941-708-5525.

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