Mark your calendars
Plaza Puppalozza! Saturday, November 7th starting at Noon in the Plaza Tower Courtyard (111 2nd Avenue, NE).
It is a celebration of fall and winter sponsored by Pets in the City, The Ale and The Witch, Radish & Company Boutique and Wine Madonna with proceeds going to the Humane Society.
Join the merriment with family, friends, dogs and puppies – photo-op contests, giveaways, savings and more. For more information contact Pets in the City at: 727.755.7387 (PETS).
Museum of Fine Arts: “Night at the Museum” Friday, December 11th and Saturday December 12th (255 Beach Drive, NE). Children’s event.
Imagine the adventures your favorite stuffed animal will have as he explores the Museum while waiting for Santa to arrive the next morning. Drop off your stuffed animal on Friday, 12.11 from 10am to 6pm. Each animal receives a keepsake badge when they are tucked-in for the night. Follow their journey on twitter.
Then on Saturday, 12.12 from 9am to11am you can pick up your stuffed animal, enjoy a hot buffet breakfast, watch a slide show of your buddies’ adventures, and get creative with make and take activities. Receive an early visit from Santa Claus, and at 10:30am, finish the morning by listening to stories of the North Pole from Mrs. Claus.
Cost: Children-$12; adults-$17. Children 3 and under are free. Includes breakfast, activities, galleries, souvenir photo, and keepsake badge. Space is limited. Reservations are required by December 7. Call
727.896.2667 or visit MOFA website at www.fine-arts.org
St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce: 1 Million Cups Every Wednesday 9am to 10am at The Greenhouse (440 2nd Avenue, N.)
This program is designed to engage entrepreneurs in communities around the world. Each week the 1MC program offers two local entrepreneurs an opportunity to present their startups to a diverse audience of mentors, advisors, and entrepreneurs. Presenters prepare a 6 minute educational presentation and engage in 20 minutes of feedback and questioning after they present.
Entrepreneurs gain insight into possible ways they can improve their businesses and gather real-time feedback. Audience members learn from the presentations whether through passively listening or deeply engaging with the entrepreneurs.
For more information about this Chamber program: www.stpete.com