Events

Thursday, Nov. 24

Happy Thanksgiving!

Friday, Nov. 25

Black Friday

Saturday, Nov. 26

Small Business Saturday

Robinson Runners, Robinson Preserve, 1704 99th St. N.W., Bradenton, 7 a.m.

Music on the Porch, Florida Maritime Museum, 4415 119th St. W., Cortez, 2-4 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 28

Creative Aging drawing series, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 10 a.m.

Climate Smart Series: Human Consumption, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 1 p.m.

Sunset Tai Chi, Robinson Preserve Mosaic Nest, 840 Ninth Ave. N.W., Bradenton, 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 29

Farmer’s Market, City Pier Park, 103 N. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Family story time, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 10 a.m.

Rotary Club of Anna Maria Island meeting, Slicker’s Eatery, 12012 Cortez Road W., Bradenton, 11:30 a.m.

Mah-jongg for experienced players, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 11:30 a.m.

One-on-one tech help, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 2-4 p.m.

Movies in the Park, “Paw Patrol: The Movie,” City Pier Park, 103 N. Bay Blvd. Anna Maria, 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 30

Aging Series: Caregiving, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 10 a.m.

Mah-jongg for beginners, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 1 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 1

Importance of Local Fisheries and Seafood Production, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 11 a.m.

Sunshine Stitchers knit and crochet, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 2 p.m.

Thursdays in Paradise Stroll featuring local art, music and food, Bridge Street, Bradenton Beach, 5-8 p.m.

Teen yoga, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 6 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 2

Forty Carrots, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 10 a.m.

Mah-jongg Club – Experienced Players, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 11:30 a.m.

Paper crafting, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 2 p.m.

Holmes Beach Holiday Open House, intersection of Marina and Gulf drives, Holmes Beach, 5-7 p.m.

AMI Chamber tree lighting, 5325 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, 6 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 3

Robinson Runners, Robinson Preserve, 1704 99th St. N.W., Bradenton, 8 a.m.

Saturday mornings at the NEST, Robinson Preserve Mosaic Nest, 840 Ninth Ave. N.W., Bradenton, 9 a.m. to noon.

Looking for Ithaca, Robinson Preserve, 1704 99th St. N.W., Bradenton, 10 a.m.

Ask a Master Gardener, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 10 a.m.

Saturday storytime, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 10 a.m.

Lester Family Fun Day, The Center of Anna Maria Island, 407 Magnolia Ave., Anna Maria, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Santa arrives at noon.

Mistletoe Market, city field, 5901 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holly Berry Market, Episcopal Church of the Annunciation, 4408 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Hike with a librarian, Perico Preserve, 11700 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton, 10 a.m.

Paper crafting, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 2 p.m.

Looking for Ithaca, Robinson Preserve, 1704 99th St. N.W., Bradenton, 4 p.m.

Bradenton Beach Holiday Festival and Boat Parade, Bridge Street, Bradenton Beach, 3-9 p.m. Boat parade starts at 6 p.m.

Family movie night, Roser Church, 512 Pine Ave., Anna Maria, 6 p.m.

Starry Night Astronomy, Robinson Preserve, 1704 99th St. N.W., Bradenton, 6-9 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 4

Mistletoe Market, city field, 5901 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 5

Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 11 a.m.

Climate Smart Series: Water, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 1 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 6

Farmer’s Market, City Pier Park, 103 N. Bay Blvd., Anna Maria, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Family story time, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 10 a.m.

Rotary Club of Anna Maria Island meeting, Slicker’s Eatery, 12012 Cortez Road W., Bradenton, 11:30 a.m.

Mah-jongg for experienced players, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 11:30 a.m.

One-on-one tech help, Island Branch Library, 5701 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach, 2-3:30 p.m.

Movies in the Park, “The Greatest Showman,” City Pier Park, 103 N. Bay Blvd. Anna Maria, 6:30 p.m.