Bishop Planetarium just off Anna Maria Island, Film

Bishop PlanetariumThe Bishop Planetarium in Bradenton holds Film Friday every week featuring great movies to enjoy. Ticket prices for non members are $5 and $3 for members. All shows start at 6:00pm and it is recommended to reserve your spot as seating is limited. Upcoming films include:

May 31st: The Blob (1988) Rated R

June 7th: Contact (2005) Rated PG

June 14th: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (2005) Rated PG

June 21st: District 9 (2009) Rated R

June 28th: Attack the Block (2011) Rated R


For a list of previous Film Friday film’s click here.  For up to date information we suggest you visit the Bishop Planetarium website.

Bishop Planetarium
201 10th Street W.
Bradenton, 34205
(941) 746-4131

Bradenton – 3rd Annual Manatee Miles Walk-A-Thon


The Robinson Preserve in Bradenton is hosting Manatee county’s 3rd Annual Manatee Miles Walk-A-Thon on Saturday May 11th, 2013. Manatee Miles is a walk-a-thon fundraiser to help benefit United Way of Manatee County. Registration for Manatee Miles is between 7:ooam and 7:50am with the walk starting at 8:00am.

Prior to the walk you can enjoy a free neck and shoulder massage courtesy of Dina Stewart, LMT, or a selection of muffins and fruit courtesy of First Watch Restaurant.

A Chinese Raffle will be held for a donation of $1.00 per ticket or 6 tickets for $5.00. You can enter for a chance to win brunch bucks from First Watch Restaurant, Bradenton Marauders goodies including game tickets, a grand prize 2 night stay at on of Anna Maria Island’s vacation rentals, and more!

Robinson Preserve
99th Street Northwest and 17th Avenue Northwest
Bradenton, FL 34209

Anna Maria Island Community Center – Adult Ballet Class! 2013

Anna Maria Island Community Center

The Anna Maria Island Community Center will be offering a Mixed Movements and Bare Bones Ballet Combo Class! The class is held every Friday from 9:30am to 11:00am with dance instructor Mo Dye! Please be sure to check the Community Center site for up to date information.

Easy dance routines are one of the best ways to get your blood flowing and heart pumping. The class will start off with some core strength building through ballet followed by a cool down and stretch. Improve your overall strength and stamina all while learning some new dance moves. The class costs only $12 for members and $17 for non-members.

Anna Maria Island Community Center
407 Magnolia Ave
Holmes Beach, FL 34217

Anna Maria Island Concert Chorus and Orchestra Holiday Concert 2012

Anna Maria Island concert chorus and orchestra ‘Tis the season for the Anna Maria Island Concert Chorus and Orchestra (AMICCO) to be holding their annual holiday concert. The CrossPointe Fellowship will be hosting the holiday concert on Sunday, December 16th at 2pm. AMICCO’s performance will include a holiday song sing-along and musical arrangements from Handel and Tchaikovsky. Vocalists that will be featured include Joy Leitner, Megan Schmidt, Marth diPalma, David Kessler, and Jinho Park.

CrossPointe Fellowship
8605 Gulf Drive
Holmes Beach, FL 34217