Lifelong Learning Academy presents another Einstein’s Circle forum, “Through a Looking Glass: How the U.S. Sees the World; How the World Sees the U.S.,” February 11, 2:30-4 p.m., in Selby Auditorium at the University of South Florida, Sarasota-Manatee, 8350 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota.
The McCormick Marimba Festival, an annual event since 2002, was founded by Professor of Music Robert McCormick at the University of South Florida. It is a unique festival, as it involves major universities and soloists performing from across the USA.
Florida Matters: Same-Sex Marriage in FL
Same-sex marriage has been legal in Florida since Jan. 6, 2015, and to mark the occasion, Hillsborough County Clerk Pat Frank held a group wedding at a park across the street from the courthouse. The issue is heading to the U.S. Supreme Court this summer, but in the meantime, marriage licenses are being issued to same-sex couples across the state. Mike Reedy of Equality Florida and attorney Alan Gassman with Gassman Law Associates in Clearwater discuss many of the questions facing same-sex couples as they consider tying the knot.
With the conclusion of the 2015 St. Petersburg Jazz Festival, we invite you to a jazz session at the historic Manhattan Casino on Sunday, March 1 to hear great area jazz artists with a dance floor, food and a cash bar.