Words & Wine Book Club:
Monday, December 16, at 6:30 pm
. Join us for our book club held at Whistle Stop Bar and Grill, 915 Main Street. December's title is Tell the Wolves I'm Home, by Carol Rifka Brunt.
Limited copies of the books are available at the library. (Please note the offsite location of this event.)
upcoming titles for 2013-2014!
Meet the New York Times Best Selling Author, Tim Dorsey!
Tim Dorsey: Tiger Shrimp Tango: Tuesday, January 28, at 7:00 pm.
Meet Tim Dorsey as he kicks-off the tour for his latest novel in the Serge Storms saga, Tiger Shrimp Tango. Hear about the latest antics of Serge and his counterparts. When America finds itself plagued by a noxious epidemic of ruthless scam artists preying on innocents, Serge launches a crusade to rid his beloved state of predators and save the missing girl. All bets are off when Serge learns the same assassin responsible for killing the love of his life years ago is back in town. It's not long before the two men begin tracking each other around Florida in a frenzied Möbius loop. It's a dance only one can survive--it's the Tiger Shrimp Tango! Copies of Tiger Shrimp Tango, will be available for sale and signing.
Wrapping Up December:
Creative Writers Group & Story Circle: Wednesday, December 18, 6:00 pm.
This creative writing group, the Story Circle, is dedicated to helping you write your stories. Facilitators Jan Golden and Sheila McNaughton provide lessons, suggestions for topics, and gentle feedback. This group writes, shares, and encourages each other to preserve their life experiences.
Heart & Soul Cinema: Sunday, December 15, 1:30 pm.
Combining the world of youth and competitive ballroom dancing, this gem of a documentary will have us dancing in the aisles. The MPAA rating for this film is PG. Call 727-724-1525 x 4112 for more information.
Arts and Culture Music Series: Miller Time Jazz Band: Thursday, January 9, at 6:30 pm.
This band is keeping one of the greatest genres of music alive by performing classic songs from the Jazz era. Submit requests of your favorite American and Jazz standards. Then sit back and relax, listening to tunes of a timeless era. Sponsored by the Friends of the Safety Harbor Public Library
Self-Hypnosis Class: Saturday, January 11, 1-3 pm. Lighten up your inner life and learn how to use hypnosis as a tool for healing and stress release, erasing bad habits, and enforcing new ones. Do you want to stop smoking, give up negative thinking, slow down the clock, or use alpha and theta states for creativity? Find out how to use your subconscious mind to help you get what you want. Jan Golden has been teaching and using hypnosis as a tool for transformation for many years. She has taught self-hypnosis seminars in Boston, California, and the Cayman Islands. Registration required; call 727-724-1525 x 4112.
Heart & Soul Cinema: Sunday, January 19, at 1:30 pm. Join us for a financial thriller staring Richard Gere and Susan Sarandon. A deadly error throws Robert Miller's life into a tailspin, raising the suspicions of a detective and threatening the future of his financial empire. The MPAA rating for this film is rated R for language, brief violent images, and drug use. Call 727-724-1525 x 4112 for more information.
Suncoast Hospice, Something for Everyone: Thursday, January 23, at 7 pm. Suncoast Hospice is a non-profit organization offering comprehensive hospice and palliative care, caregiver education, individual and group counseling, spiritual support and many other programs. Learn about the well-known, lesser-known and the sometimes surprising array of services and resources available from your community hospice.
Arts and Culture Music Series: Great Gatsby GALA: Thursday, January 30. Join us at 6:30 pm for a wine and cheese reception to announce the 2014 Treasures of the Harbor honorees. Silent auction and raffle items will be available to raise money for the preservation of historical Safety Harbor Herald Newspapers. Then at 7:00 pm, a roaring 20’s concert featuring NYC recording artist, Christina Drapkin, on vocals accompanied by piano, bass, and drums. Sponsored by the Safety Harbor Public Library Foundation.
Business & Writing Workshops:
SCORE Small Business Counseling: Tuesday, January 14 & 28, from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm.
Appointments available from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. Free and confidential small business advice. Registration required; call 727-724-1525 x 4112.
Creative Writers Group & Story Circle: Wednesday, January 15, 6:00 pm. This creative writing group, the Story Circle, is dedicated to helping you write your stories. Facilitators Jan Golden and Sheila McNaughton provide lessons, suggestions for topics, and gentle feedback. This group writes, shares, and encourages each other to preserve their life experiences.
Safety Harbor Writers & Poets Library Group: Thursday, January 23, 6:00 pm. This monthly gathering of writers is meant to be a platform for those in search of forming or joining a writers' group, connecting to others with similar writing goals, and as a mentor group for writers in need of constructive tips and ideas on how to make their current or future group successful. Bring something to share (optional) and if time permits, we will discuss the strengths and also how your work may improve. (This group meets monthly on the fourth Thursday.)