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Venice Activities

Activities for August 14 - September 8, 2017

August/September 2017 – Venice Notes

(** indicates Special Discounts/Free or Very Low Cost)

Bingo at Venice VFW - Every Tuesday night, enjoy bingo at the Venice VFW Center. Address: 832 East Venice Avenue Phone: 941-484-8118 A $20 dollar bill will keep you playing all night!

Brunch with Helga at Saltwater Cafe - Helga lives in Venice and likes to go out to eat occasionally for a change of pace. She prefers not to eat alone and welcomes others to join her for brunch and conversation.

** First Watch - Interesting and tasty menu with very reasonable prices for health-minded breakfast, brunch and lunch options. Enjoy their omelets, salads, sandwiches and soups fresh from the menu. First Watch is offering a special Let's Go Places! 10% discount.

** Goodwill in the Rialto Shopping Center - Where is the best thrift store in the area? Well, we all have our favorites and Goodwill is hard to beat with a great selection and great prices. Plus, Goodwill is offering a special Let's Go Places! 1 Oo/o discount.

** Jacaranda Library: Master Gardener Plant Clinic - Want to learn more about Florida-Friendly gardens, composting, or citrus trees? Need a plant or insect identified? You can receive research-based lawn, landscape and pest management help from the University of Florida. These sessions are made possible through a partnership with UF/IFAS Extension Sarasota County.

** Jacaranda Library: Tuesday at the Movies -The library will be showing "Before I Fall", a Fantasy/Mystery. Samantha Kingston (Zoey Deutch) seems to have it all: popularity, a loving boyfriend (Kian Lawley) and a seemingly perfect future. Everything changes in the blink of an eye when she dies in a car crash but then magically wakes up to find herself reliving the same day over and over again. As Samantha tries to untangle the mystery of a life derailed, she must also unravel the secrets of the people closest to her and discover how the power of a single day can make a difference.

** Luau Time at The Friendship Center -Get out the grass skirts and coconuts! The fun begins at 1 :OOpm with Al Pierce & The Lets Do It Band. They will be performing for your dancing pleasure and will be followed by Betty Jean & The Keoki Hula Walea Dancers. Great entertainment for only a $5.00 cover charge!

Publix -Groceries are a necessity, so here is your opportunity to fill the pantry. Publix offers everything for your grocery needs. If you need the help, our drivers will bring your groceries to your door.

Target -Who hasn't shopped here with their broad offering of home goods, clothing, electronics and more, plus exclusive designer collections at very reasonable_ prices.

T J Maxx -At T J Maxx, we deliver great value on ever-changing selections of brand name and designer fashions at prices generally 20%-60% below department store regular prices, on comparable merchandise, every day.

** Total Solar Eclipse -On August 21, a total solar eclipse will cross the continental Unites States. The last time a total eclipse crossed the United States from sea to sea was June 8, 1918. This is truly an historic event and a wonderful opportunity to view one of nature's most stunning displays. Enjoy live music on the dance floor with the band Just the 2 of Us followed by a live feed from NASA with an outside viewing at 2:58pm. Glasses and safety tips will be provided. FREE

Wal-Mart -Save on hundreds of items and summer essentials under one roof. From antioxidants to Zucchini, Wal-Mart has it all. Save Money. Live Better.