AMI Tour of Homes
is March 15
ANNA MARIA ISLAND -- The 21st annual Tour of Homes on Anna Maria Island will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 15.
Proceeds benefit Youth Scholarships at the Anna Maria Island Community Center. Tickets $20.
Information: 941-778-1908, ext. 0, or islandcommunitycenter.com.
Ellenton UMC spaghetti dinner set for Friday
ELLENTON -- The Ellenton United Methodist Women will hold a spaghetti dinner from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday in the Christian Life Center of the Church, 3607 U.S. 301 N.
Tickets are $7 for adults and $4 for children at the door.
Meal includes all you care to eat spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, bread, beverage and dessert. Carryouts available.
Author Rallo to sign her book March 1 in Brandon
BRANDON -- Author Patricia Rallo will hold a book signing from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. March 1 at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 122 Brandon Town Center Drive.
The Riverview resident will sign her book, "This Life is Not a Dress Rehearsal!"
Information: 405-458-5642 or Michelle Whitman at email@example.com.
Best-selling author to speak at Polo Grill March 14
LAKEWOOD RANCH -- Best-selling author Dorothea Benton Frank will be guest speaker at the 27th annual Library Foundation Book and Author lunch at noon March 14.
Doors open at 11 a.m. at the Fete Ballroom at the Polo Grill, 10670 Boardwalk Loop.
Tickets $45. Arrive early for book signing and raffle baskets.
Information: 941-748-5555, ext. 6306.
-- Herald staff reports