Scavenger Hunt!

Scavenger Hunt through the Gardens

Saturday, July 21st 2018

 Sunken Gardens, 1825 4th St. N.

July 21, 10 am – 4:00 pm: Scavenger Hunt through the Gardens (for all ages) 

Which of our endangered turtles has a “worm” in his mouth to lure fish? Why do some of our youngest flamingos have gray feathers? How did the Gardens become “sunken”?  Solve these mysteries and more while exploring the winding paths, exotic birds, turtles, butterflies, and flowers on a scavenger hunt through our century-old garden.

For ages 3 to 103! No pre-registration required. Free with paid admission or membership.

 

After the scavenger hunt, come see us for a tour of our community! Call us for current rates and availability! 727-800-9857

ReTree Celebration!

ReTree St. Pete Celebration and Litter Clean Up

Saturday, July 14th 2018

 Tangerine Plaza, 1794 22nd Street South

July 14 – ReTree St. Pete Celebration and Litter Clean Up

Meet at Tangerine Plaza parking lot, 1780 22nd St. S. (corner of 18th Ave. & 22nd St. S.)

8:30-11:30 am

 

Celebrate the new 18th Ave. S. tree plantings! Everyone is invited to help with the Litter Clean-Up.

The Litter Clean-Up will be held from 22nd St. S. to 49th S. S.

Light refreshments and cleanup supplies will be available.

Please RSVP to Alex Hancock at 727-893-7349 or Alexandria.Hancock@stpete.org

Special thanks to Keep Pinellas Beautiful and the Suncoast Sierra Club

After the Litter Clean-Up, swing by The Courtney at Bay Pines to tour our magnificent community! Offering 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartment homes with spectacular perks and amenities! We are open on Saturday, July 14th, from 10AM until 5PM. Call us to set an appointment and ask about our rates and availability! 727-800-9857

 

 

Reading with Rays!

Reading with the Rays

Tuesday, July 10th 2018

Score a Home Run with the “Reading with the Rays” Summer Reading Program at Your Local Library

Go celebrate the “Reading with the Rays” summer reading program at 11 a.m., Tuesday, July 10, at the St. Petersburg Main Library, 3745 9thAve. N. Children, teens and their caregivers are invited to hear a story read by a Tampa Bay Rays player, while interacting with the Rays Street Team and DJ Kitty. 

The “Reading with the Rays” summer reading program allows children and teens to “read your way to the ball park” by logging hours spent reading on a game card. For every hour read, children and teens advance around bases on the game card.  When they arrive at a base, they can pick up a reward at their local library.  When they reach home plate, they will receive a voucher for tickets to see the Tampa Bay Rays in action!

For more information, call 727-892-5296 or visitwww.splibraries.org.
The St. Petersburg Library System is pleased to offer this program as a part of its Community Development Initiative, a method to enhance the provision of resources, services, and programs focused on the Education, Economy, Ecology, Equity, Efficiency and Engagement of our community.

 

After the event, Swing by The Courtney at Bay Pines for a tour of our luxury community! 

July Fourth!

The Courtney at Bay Pines wishes you a happy and safe Fourth of July!

4th of July Celebration

Wednesday, July 4th 2018

4th of July Celebration
July 4, 2018 
10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Beat the heat and head over to Great Ex for some 4th of July fun! Create unique works of art using salt and watercolor, learn about colorful chemical reactions and end the day with a groovin’ Dance Time!  This program is free for members and included with general admission.  For more information, please contact Alison Hunt, Gallery Manager at ahunt@greatex.org, or call 727-821-8992 x 225, or visit www.greatex.org.

Swing by The Courtney at Bay Pines for a tour of our beautiful community. We are open on July 3rd from 8:30AM until 6:00PM, or see us after the holiday on July 5th during normal business hours! You will love it here at The Courtney! Call us today for rates and availability! 727-800-9857
 

Movie night!

Flick + Float: Movie Night at the Pool

Friday, June 22nd 2018

 Lake Vista Pool, 1450 60th Ave. S.

Flick + Float

Movie Night at the Pool

June 22 @ 7 PM – 10 PM.

Lake Vista Pool

1450 60th Ave. S.

http://www.stpeteparksrec.org/pdfs/Events/Flick-Float-2018.pdf

 The Secret Life of Pets

$3 age 13/ up. $2 age 3-12.

Flick + Float Movie Night at the Pool is back with 10 new events happening every Friday starting June 1 from 7 to 10 p.m. The event is hosted by St. Petersburg Parks & Recreation Department’s Aquatics Division. 

 

Before the movie, swing by The Courtney at Bay Pines for a tour of our community! Offering one, two and three bedrooms with spectacular features and amenities! Call us at 727-800-9857 or check us out at Thecourtneyatbaypines.com

Father’s Day!

Father’s Day is observed annually on the third Sunday in June.  This day is set aside to honor the role that fathers play in the family structure and society.

Father’s Day is now celebrated in many countries around the world.

Father’s Day is a time for us to celebrate the importance of fatherhood and honor the special men in our lives. There are an estimated 72 million fathers across the nation; 29 million of those fathers also being grandfathers. Celebrate this day, and cherish every day. We wish everyone a Happy Father’s Day 2018!

 

You can celebrate Father’s Day by telling Dad about The Courtney at Bay Pines! We are close to Marina’s, Madeira Beach, Restaurants, and shopping! Swing by for a tour today!

Food Truck Rally

 Albert Whitted Park, 480 Bayshore De. SE

“Street Food and Craft Beer” Food Truck Rally 

Friday, June 15 @ 6 PM – 11 PM

Albert Whitted Park, 107 Eighth Ave. SE    

Rally over to Albert Whitted Park in St. Pete for the 2nd annual St. Pete Street Food & Craft Beer Festival! More than 20 food trucks will be dishing out street food inspired dishes in addition to their normal cuisine. There will be live music, drinks, knocker ball, games for the kids, and more fun for the whole family! This food truck rally is going down from 6 pm – 11 pm.

 

Before the festival, swing by The Courtney at Bay Pines for a tour of our luxury community! 

Backyard BBQ

97x Barbecue & Music Festival

May. 28, 2018

Soak in the sun and jam out to your favorite bands as they perform live in the beautiful Vinoy Park in downtown St. Pete. This year’s lineup features Dirty Heads, Awolnation, Judah & The Lion, AJR and more! It’s a full day of music, plus, this year we celebrate the arts with art exhibits, live demonstrations, art vendors and more! Tickets start at $29 and can be purchased online today!

Come see us at The Courtney at Bay Pines to tour our luxury community on 5/26 or 5/27. Our office will be closed on Memorial Day, so hurry in to see us!

Have a happy and safe Memorial Day!

 

Alan Jackson!

MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre Presents

Alan Jackson plays the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre Friday, May 11. That part isn’t news, but tonight we’ve got the details on tickets.

Tickets will go on sale Friday, February 23 at 10AM through Ticketmaster. You can call 800-653-8000 or go online. Alan Jackson’s official site also has the info on VIP experiences that offer things like a backstage tour, a chance to watch the show from a custom barstool next to the soundboard, attend a pre-show party and more.

We also are getting confirmation tonight Lee Ann Womack will open the show! 99.5 WQYK has all the details on their website.

Before the show, swing by The Courtney at Bay Pines for a tour of our luxury community!

 

Green Thumb Festival!

Green Thumb Festival

Saturday, April 28th 2018

 
Green Thumb Festival

Saturday, April 28 & 29, 2018, from 9 – 4
Walter Fuller Park 
Celebrate the 32nd annual Green Thumb Festival St. Petersburg’s annual Arbor Day celebration, on April 28 and April 29 at Walter Fuller Park, 7891 26th Ave. N, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission is free. Check out a list of the festival’s activities atwww.stpeteparksrec.org/greenthumb/activities.html.

Mayor Rick Kriseman will accept the Tree City USA award and present the Green Thumb Annual Awards on Saturday, April 28 at 1 p.m.

Visit the Garden Club of St. Petersburg Flower Show on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Walter Fuller Recreation Center. 

PARTICIPATE in one of the events for a chance to win prizes: 

– Garden Wagon Parade & Decorating Contest, on Saturday, April 28 at 12:00 p.m., is open to anyone. For more information and to register visitwww.stpeteparksrec.org/greenthumb/activities.html.

– Children’s Plant Fair offers children an opportunity to grow and show their own plant at the festival. For more information about the Children’s Plant Fair and to register, complete the form at www.stpeteparksrec.org/greenthumb/plantfair.html.

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PROGRAM: www.stpeteparksrec.org/greenthumb/activities.html

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***VOLUNTEERS NEEDED***

Seeking adults, teenagers and families to assist with selling small trees, distributing plants at the plant auction, staffing booths, assisting with the children’s arts and crafts area and more.

Complete the application at www.stpeteparksrec.org/greenthumb/volunteers.html and return by mail to St. Petersburg Parks and Recreation, c/o Green Thumb Festival Volunteers, 1400 19th St. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33713 or email it to linda.seufert@stpete.org. 

After the festival, stop by The Courtney at Bay Pines for a tour of our luxury community! Offering one, two, and three bedroom apartment homes with spectacular features! Call today to schedule your tour! 727-800-9857