Dine out for Mote at Columbia

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.

Columbia Restaurant


411 St. Armands Circle
Sarasota, FL 34236
United States

Edgar the Sea Turtle’s Birthday Party at Mote Aquarium

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.

St. Petersburg Pier 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.

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Business Ethics Alliance September Luncheon

Sarasota’s Business Ethics Alliance is "Raising the Bar for Business Ethics in our Community" at monthly lunch forum on Mon., Sept. 27

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