WEDNESDAY OHIO VS ITALY PARTY: Reservations are due today for this special event, which will take place Sunday in the Florida Room at the Atrium Complex. The doors open at 5 p.m. Bella Cucina will provide a robust Italian buffet. Coffee and iced tea will be provided. BYOB. Troy Coman, past winner of the Bright House Senior Idol contest, will provide entertainment, and there will be a line dancing lesson by Lenny Crooks. A contest for the best line dancers will follow.Call Marianne Turman at (813) 634-7770 to reserve your spot. The cost is $16 per member and $17 for guests. Checks should be made out to the Ohio Club. DAR: The Col. George Mercer Brooke Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet today in the Florida Room of the Atrium Complex, 1009 N. Pebble Beach Blvd. Refreshments will be served at 12:30 p.m. and the meeting starts at 1. The program will be "For the Fun of It," an antique toy presentation by Beverly Gentry, docent of the DAR Museum. Members, members of other DAR Chapters and anyone interested in joining the DAR are invited. For more information, call Mary McIntyre, (813) 634-3818. THURSDAY EAGLE AUDUBON: The club's next meeting will begin with a potluck luncheon Thursday at 12:30 p.m. in the Kings Point North Clubhouse banquet room. Monkeys and More will be presented by Debbie Cobb and Deanna Green of the Suncoast Primate Sanctuary. Members should bring a serving for eight and serving utensils to the potluck. The meeting and program that follows are open to the public. For further details, call Sally Sutton at (813) 633-3916. ORGAN/KEYBOARD CLUB: Why not learn to use that keyboard or organ collecting dust in your home? The Organ/Keyboard Club, which meets at 9 a.m. every Thursday in the Florida Room at the Atrium Building, can help you learn how to play it! Group lessons are $3, including music that's yours to keep for practice at home. For additional information call Barb Carlini at (813) 633-2022. FRIDAY GRATEFUL ED: The United Methodist Church of SCC, 1210 Del Webb Blvd. W., welcomes Christian singer/story-teller/humorist Ed Kilbourne, The Grateful Ed, Friday, at 6:30 p.m. in the church sanctuary. This popular artist is known for his collections of moving music, quirky humor, and insightful monologues. A $5 donation is requested at the door. Call (813) 634-2539 or visit www.sccumc.com. SATURDAY ART CLUB FASHION SHOW/LUNCHEON: The Art Club will start its new year with a fashion show and luncheon Saturday at the Community Association, 1910 S. Pebble Beach Blvd. The event will feature fashions and jewelry from A 'tu of Sarasota. The doors will open at 11 a.m. Lunch will be served at noon. The event will feature a silent auction and display of art. Every person attending will receive a hand-made thank-you gift from club members. Tickets at $20 per person and may be purchased at the atrium building today and Friday from 9 a.m. to noon. For reservations or more information, call Marsha Lucidi at (813) 938-5100. CONSTITUTIONAL CLASS: "Rediscover Your Constitutional Roots" is a new series of classes beginning Saturday that will examine the Declaration of Independence, U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights. The course is designed to give participants a better understanding of their rights as citizens as defined by these documents. The first class in the series will focus on the declaration and take place at 1 p.m. in the Atrium Room at the Kings Point Clubhouse, 1900 Clubhouse Drive. Subsequent classes will be held the first and third Saturdays of the month, same place and time. For information, call Ed Leary at (813) 383-7594. TUESDAY MACINTOSH USERS GROUP: The SCC Macintosh Users Group will have its first meeting of the year at 3 p.m. Tuesday in the Caper Room of the Atrium Building. An informal Q&A will be followed by a brief business meeting and program at 4. The program will include a discussion of the tutorials available to members and potential classes for the first quarter and a presentation by Chet Rindfuss on web browsing and the composition of web pages. All area residents interested in learning more about Macintosh and Apple products are invited to attend. For more information, call Dunham Swift at (813) 633-7262 or email email@example.com. SKIN CARE: The Sun City Center United Church Health Ministry will host Dr. Ronal Patrick, a local dermatologist, to speak on the ABCDEs of Skin Care at 9 a.m. Tuesday at 1210 Del Webb Blvd. E. His message will cover common skin diseases, with a focus on skin cancer. To register and to receive more information, call (813) 634-2539. PLAN AHEAD NARFE MEETING: The National Active and Retired Federal Employees association will have its monthly luncheon meeting Jan. 23 at 11:30 a.m. in the Plaza Club at Freedom Plaza. The cost of the lunch is $12. The program will include guitarist Steven Grant. Reservations are due Jan. 18 Call Ted at (813) 642-9374. HAPPY TRAVELERS DANCE: Join the Happy Travelers as they dance the night away from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. Jan. 27 at Kings Point's Borini Theater. You won't want to miss this blast from the past, which will feature dance music provided by Del & Gary. Come hear your favorites from the 1950s, '60s, '70s and a variety of music, including the greats of Doo Wop, rock 'n' roll, disco and country. You're sure to be singing along to all the classic hits. Tickets are $8. BYOB and set-ups; the party will include snack foods and a wine toast. All proceeds will benefit the Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund. Everyone is welcome. For more information or to purchase tickets, call Sandi at (813) 298-9632. SINGLES SOCIAL: A dance will be held in the Atrium's Florida Room Jan. 27 from 7 to 10 p.m., with music by Thor Stevens. Members are $3; guests, $5. BYOB and snacks. Ice and water provided. Proper dress requested. Call (813) 633-3558. ORGAN/KEYBOARD CLUB: Why not learn to use that keyboard or organ in your home? The club, which meets at 9 a.m. every Thursday in the Florida Room at the Atrium Building, can help you learn how to play it! Group lessons are $3, including music that's yours to keep and practice at home. For additional information call Barb Carlini at (813) 633-2022.
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