SPCA Walk!

SPCA Tampa Bay Pet Walk

Saturday, October 6th 2018

October 6 – SPCA Tampa Bay Pet Walk 
Vinoy Park, St. Petersburg, FL
8:30 am to Noon
Head to the Vinoy on October 6, 2018 for the 28th Annual Pet Walk event proudly presented by Hill’s Science Diet and Love My Dog Resort & Waterpark! Enjoy a beautiful walk along the water at Vinoy Park in St. Petersburg Florida.

The event features a variety of sponsors, vendors, and highlights such as the pet costume contest and so much more.

Every year, hundreds of walkers gather in celebration of their own pets to help raise instrumental funds to support the thousands of pets who find refuge at the SPCA Tampa Bay, while they await their new furever homes.

Donations!

Hello Residents and local friends!

Our office is accepting donations for Hurricane Florence relief! Together, we can make a difference! Here is a list of the items needed:

-Non-perishable baby food, formula, diapers, wipes

-Cleaning supplies

-Non-perishable foods

-Water

-Toiletries i.e. toilet paper,tooth brushes, toothpaste

-Gift cards: Gas and grocery

If you cannot donate items, please consider donating any generous amount to the American Red Cross foundation. You can bring us a check made out to them and we will deliver it for you, or you can donate on their web page electronically. All donations and checks will be hand delivered next week!

 

We thank you in advance, and we thank those that have donated already! 

Together, we can make a world of difference!

Clearwater Beach Restaurant Week

Clearwater Beach Restaurant Week, just up the street from The Courtney at Bay Pines is celebrating its 9th year from Sept. 14-23, 2018. The 10 day-long culinary celebration offers ‘foodies’ an opportunity to experience top-notch dining or casual cuisine, at all your favorite hot spots. Don’t hesitate to try something new!  An incredible array of different cuisines is a cornerstone of the beach vibrancy, which is one of many reasons

  Clearwater Beach Restaurant Week

TripAdvisor and USA TODAY have crowned Clearwater Beach as “The Best Beach Town” in Florida, “The Best Place to View a Sunset” and home to “Florida’s Best Attraction, Clearwater Marine Aquarium” and #1 Beach in the USA! During Restaurant Week, each participating restaurant will offer a delicious Prix Fixe menu priced from $15 to $35. Some restaurants offer a Prix Fixe menu for lunch at prices of $10 to $15. Restaurants will be competing for the “Best in Class” in a variety of categories. Diners will have an opportunity to vote on their experience at each restaurant. Each vote will be entered into a drawing for great prizes.

Some Like it Hot!

Partnership with Old St. Pete Distillery to be launched with showing of classic film “Some Like It Hot”

FRIDAY AUGUST 31ST 2018

WHAT:

Kick off Labor Day weekend at the Paul’s Landing End of Summer Party, where they be screening 1959 hit “Some Like It Hot” and
celebrating the release of the new Paul’s Landing Spirits  – Beach Drive White Rum, Founder’s Vodka and Tropical Gin. These spirits were developed in partnership with the Old St. Pete Distillery.

 

The end of summer party will feature two refreshing signature cocktails – the “Citrus Needy” and the “Cucumber Cooler” – as well as
a special menu that incorporates the ‘spirits’ and flavors of summer and Paul’s Landing.

 

The party is sponsored by Old St. Pete Distillery and there is no cost to enter. Food and drink tickets can be purchased at the door.

 

WHERE:

Paul’s Landing at The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg

501 5th Avenue NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Free Yoga!

Free Yoga at Sundial

Saturday, August 18th 2018

Head to the courtyard at Sundial St. Pete for a free yoga session hosted by The Body Electric Yoga Company. Don’t forget to bring a towel, yoga mat, and a water bottle. Don’t worry, there will be a limited supply of free yoga mats to use during the class in case you don’t have one.
After Free Yoga, Swing by The Courtney at Bay Pines for a tour of our community! We are open from 10AM until 5PM. Give us a call at 727-800-9857 or check us out at Thecourtneyatbaypines.com!

Flick + Float!

Flick + Float: Movie Night at the Pool

Friday, July 27th 2018

 Walter Fuller Pool, 7883 26th Ave. N. 

Flick + Float

Movie Night at the Pool

 

July 27 @ 7 PM – 10 PM.

Walter Fuller Pool

7883 26th Ave. N.

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

Brave

$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 gorgeous community! Call us today for current rates and availability. 727-800-9857

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

Summer Bee!

Summer Bee Series

Wednesday, July 18th 2018

 James Weldon Johnson Community Library, 1059 18th Ave. S.

James Weldon Johnson Community Library Holds Summer Bee Series

Wednesdays July 11th, 18th and 25th at 5:30 p.m.

The James Weldon Johnson Community Library will host a Summer Bee Series on July 11, July 18 and July 25 to test elementary students’ knowledge of spelling, geography and math. Children entering grades 1 – 6 will compete for awards and gift cards, and first place winners in each age group will receive a trophy.

To register for the Bees and pick up a study packet, visit Johnson Community Library or call the library at (727) 893-7113.

The Summer Bee Series is presented annually by the Friends of Johnson Library, a nonprofit group supporting the library through volunteerism, fundraising and sponsorship of programs and services. To learn about the Friends of Johnson Library, visit www.fojbl.org.

James W. Johnson Community Library is located at 1059 18th Ave. South, St. Petersburg, FL 33705.

 

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. Before the Summer Bee events, come see us at The Courtney at Bay Pines for a tour of our luxurious community! Call us today for 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