Eat at Columbia Restaurant during September, 2010 and five percent of your check will support Mote Marine Laboratory or another non-profit of your choice. The 13th Annual Columbia Restaurant Community Harvest builds on 12 years of raising more than $1 million for Florida nonprofit organizations.
Come celebrate the 18th birthday of one of Mote Aquarium’s beloved loggerhead sea turtles, Edgar. Guests can watch Edgar’s special training session with Mote’s animal care team, enjoy family-friendly birthday activities and meet Mote Mascots Gilly the Shark and Shelley the Sea Turtle.
The Pier’s Future
The St. Petersburg City Council has voted to tear down the city’s inverted pyramid pier, opting for a new structure and a shorter approach. Some say it would mean the loss of a building that is identified with the city. We’ll hear why some city officials think it’s time to start over, and find out more about the pier’s impact on St. Petersburg.