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16th Annual Timely Treasures Sale

16th Annual Timely Treasures Sale United Methodist Church Sun City Center   The United Methodist Church of Sun City Center, 1210 Del Webb Blvd. W., will be having its fall Timely Treasures Sale on Friday, October 26 at 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Saturday,...

Digital Bookmobile Coming to SouthShore Library

SouthShore Regional Library Thursday, October 11, from 1 - 7 p.m.   The Digital Bookmobile is traveling coast to coast to help readers explore their library’s digital books! Visit this high-tech update to the traditional bookmobile to discover the eBooks,...

SCC CA Board Candidates

Six candidates have volunteered to serve as members of the Sun City Center Community Association Board of Directors. There are three 3-year terms open this year. The 2019 SCC CA Board of Director candidates are: Peter Aluotto Mike Killian Doug Seipelt...

South Bay Hospital Volunteers at AMIKids YES

South Bay Hospital visited AMIKids YES to help improve the appearance of their campus. A group of South Bay Hospital leadership volunteers spent time at the facility recently painting the AMIKids YES campus courtyard. This helped to improve the overall...

Rhythm of The Ringling

Rhythm of The Ringling Featuring Matthew Duvall & The Kraken Quartet Saturday, Oct, 20 at 7:30 PM   Let the drums roll as The Ringling kicks-off a new season of performance! Play a plethora of percussive instruments in a jam session lead by percussionist...

SouthShore Regional Library Events

All events held at the SouthShore Regional Library 15816 Beth Shields Way, Ruskin   MON. OCT 1 - FLOSS AND FRIENDS EVERY MONDAY 12:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. in Study Room 2. Call (813) 273-3652. TUE. OCT 2 – ENGLISH PRACTICE @ CONVERSATION CORNER EVERY TUESDAY 11 –...

Academy of Ballroom Dance

The Academy of Ballroom Dance Club will host its next monthly dance on Saturday, October 6, in the Community Hall, 1910 S. Pebble Beach Blvd, Sun City Center. At 6:30 p.m., there will be a Nightclub two-step dance lesson included with admission. This will...

Jazz Artist Stacey Knights Returning to SCC

Jazz Artist Stacey Knights Returning to SCC

The United Methodist Church of Sun City Center, 1210 Del Webb Blvd. West, welcomes back Tampa area popular jazz artist, Stacey Knights and her band for a Friday night concert October 19, 2018 at 7 p.m. in the church’s LEC venue on campus. Stacey Knights...

“Elvis” is in the Gazebo – Sept. 12

“Elvis” is in the Gazebo – Sept. 12

Wednesday, September 12, the SCCCA welcomes Bill "Elvis" Lindsay and Kevin Brooks to the Gazebo on Cherry Hills Drive as part of the Summer Concert Series. The event will run from 5 - 6:30 p.m. (new time). Sit in your golf cart or bring a lawn chair to...

Mission to Save Coral Reefs

Mission to Save Coral Reefs

Scientists Working to Save Coral Reefs in the Florida Keys Special from the Florida Aquarium   A team of Florida Aquarium scientists and divers just returned after spending 15 days in the Florida Keys for a coral spawn. The team collected 150,000 coral...

Memories of Fall

Memories of Fall

Memories of Fall By E. Adam Porter Editor in Chief, News of Sun City Center   A quick glance at my calendar tells me the first day of fall this year is Saturday, September 22. With that auspicious turn of season on the horizon, the harbingers of autumn in...

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Finding Harmony

Finding Harmony

Finding Harmony By E. Adam Porter Editor in Chief, News of Sun City Center   If all goes according to plan, by the time you read this, I will be down island, lounging with my toes in the sand and a cool drink in my hand, enjoying the first day of our annual family...

Storms and Stories

Storms and Stories

Storms and Stories By E. Adam Porter, Editor in Chief   As a writer, you tend to collect stories. As I’ve grown older, I’ve found those stories can take on a life of their own. They expand and shift in memory, some details blur, while others sharpen with time. Groups...

Go West . . . to St. Petersburg

Go West . . . to St. Petersburg

Go West . . . to St. Petersburg By Kai Rambow   “I used to play cowboys and Indians as a kid.  The first movie I ever saw was a Western,” recounts Tom James in an introductory movie.  Tom and Mary James have enthusiastically collected a wide range of...

Discovering Dali in New Ways

Discovering Dali in New Ways

Discovering Dali in New Ways By Kai Rambow   Ansel Adams and Salvador Dali as inspirations?  “When you do it in black and white you’re not a realist, because it’s an abstraction,” explained Clyde Butcher.  Butcher, frequently described as the Ansel Adams...