5 Free Things To Do This Week (04.09-15.18)

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Yom HaShoah Commemoration & Free Museum Admission

Thursday, April 12 from 10a.m.- 7p.m. This is a commemorative ceremony and candle lighting by Holocaust Survivors in observance of Yom HaShoah. This year’s commemoration will include free Museum admission from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and the reading of Holocaust Victims’ names continuously throughout the day. Additionally, there will be a Holocaust Survivor talk at 12:00 p.m. with Halina Herman and at 2:00 p.m. with Gary Silvers. The day will culminate with a memorial service at 5:30 p.m. by the Pinellas County Board of Rabbis and Tampa Rabbinical Association, followed by a special Holocaust Survivor talk with sisters Marie Silverman and Jeannette Bornstein.
Florida Holocaust Museum 55 5th St S

May 2018 Movies in the Park Announcement

Thursday, April 12 from 6-8p.m. May’s movie titles will be revealed with movie trivia, they will also announce the bands that will be playing each movie evening, unveil the new Movie in the Park poster created by St. Petersburg artist Laura Spencer, and you can enjoy cold brews (and wine) from The Ale and the Witch. All proceeds go to Preserve the ‘Burg!
The Ale and the Witch 111 2nd Ave NE

Growing Medicinal Herbs in Florida
Friday, April 13 from 6:30-8p.m. This event will explore how to grow medicinal herbs so you can grow your own medicine from home. Come early they’re having a medicinal/edible plant sale at the apothecary from 3-6pm!
Traditional School of Herbal Studies, 2520 Central Ave

Market at Brick Street Farms

Saturday, April 14 from 10a.m.-2p.m. Brick Street Farms offers tons of leafy vegetables and greens, herbs, micro greens and edible flowers, as well as their own local Raw, Wildflower Honey.
Brick Street Farms, 2001 2nd Ave S

Assisted Readymade Talk
Saturday, April 14 from 4-5p.m. The Dali Museum is hosting an engaging discussion with Steve Beverage regarding the history of the readymade, the surrealist object and other relevant contemporary approaches to sculptural art-making. The presentation will examine Marcel Duchamp’s and Salvador Dali’s influence on other artists and focus on identifying useful strategies for creating assisted readymade sculptures.
The Dali Museum, One Dali Blvd

Images courtesy of Preserve the Burg, the Florida Holocaust Museum, and Brick Street Farms. Main image by @coastalkayakcharters

Written by Aislinn Fallon


Aislinn Fallon is a five-time internationally published writer whose writing has been read on every populated continent on the globe. She is also the author of the poetry book Pretty Little Things & Witty Little Words which is represented by the world's largest global book distributor.