by Sandi Fahy
Photo by SANDI FAHY
Hats off to Brenda Weinzetl, Clearwater Parks & Recreation "Volunteer of the Quarter" for the period ending December 31. A tip of the hat also goes to the Countryside High School Drama Club, which was named "Service Group of the Quarter" ... Local chapters of the Red Hat Society are invited to take part in the "Red Hatters Rendezvous" coming up at the Dr. William E. Hale Senior Activity Center in Dunedin in February. The queen mothers of each chapter may call 298-3299 for more information ... The Clearwater Shuffleboard Club is offering free lessons for residents. Interested persons may call 446-3306 for details ... Ruth Johnson, Ann Thomas, Jill Owens, Steve Olson, Tara Parker, Kathryn Schultz and Allison Kellum are among those turning a year older today, January 28 ... Hope you remembered Victoria VanFossan's birthday yesterday ... Bring out the cake and ice cream tomorrow for Laura Lahm, Joy Sturgis, Lisa Byrd, Stephanie Hessling and John Fleming ... The birthdays of Candy McDaniel, Patricia Haskins, Doris Sofarelli and George Compton are coming up on Saturday ... Be sure to wish Janet Ozbun, Jim Flemming, Timothy Harrigan, Jr. and Scott Villwock all the best on their special day, which is Sunday ... Monday brings the first day of February and the birthdays of Peg Cameron, Sharon Brown and Allison Williams ... Did you know Tuesday is Les Novak's birthday? Linda Anderson, Al Klein, Tom Wolkowsky and Shirley Johnson also turn a year older that day ... You still have time to get cards in the mail by Wednesday to Leeley Myers and Anne Nelson ... A little bird told us that Robin Nightingale, Stephen Lange and Janean Briseno recently had birthdays ... Congratulations to the following couples celebrating wedding anniversaries: Richard and Kathy Pollak (Jan. 30); Vic and Sylvia Wickman (Jan. 31). It's anniversary #46 for the Wickmans ... Belated anniversary congrats go to Jesse and Grace Williams, whose special day was January 27 ... Arlene Wich says if you need something to do, plant a garden--it will keep you busy for the next eight months ... Have a great week, everyone.