October 27, 2021

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Sarasota Events Calendar: See What’s Happening This Weekend

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SARASOTA, FL — Looking to spend a night out with friends? Patch has you covered, we’re showcasing several events taking place this week in and around Sarasota. Here are some events taking place in town this weekend.

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Here are a few events happening this weekend in and around Sarasota:


Meet Your Teacher Time: 11-1 – Fruitville Elementary School

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Fruitville Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Fruitville Elementary School: Friday, August 6 (all day)Kindergarten – 2nd Grade 11-123rd-5th Grade 12-1pm Learn More

Meet Your Teacher – Southside Elementary School

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Southside Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Southside Elementary School: Friday and August 6 (all day) Learn More

Coffee with a Cop at the Serving Spoon – August 6, 2021

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 7:30 a.m.
  • Where: Sarasota Police Department
  • What: Event listing from Sarasota Police Department: Friday and August 6 from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AMDetails The Sarasota Police Department is bringing back the popular Coffee with a Cop community meeting event in the City of Sarasota! Sarasota… More https://www.facebook.com/events/15009929… Learn More

Gocio Meet the Teacher – Gocio Elementary School

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 8:00 a.m.
  • Where: Gocio Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Gocio Elementary School: Friday, August 6 from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AMMeet the Teacher Aug 6 Learn More

6th Grade Schedule Pickup – Brookside Middle School

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Brookside Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Brookside Middle School: Friday, August 6 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM Learn More

Colleen Cassidy’s Art Class – Unity of Sarasota

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 9:30 a.m.
  • Where: Unity of Sarasota
  • What: Event listing from Unity of Sarasota: Friday, August 6 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PMColleen Cassidy teaches an open class to people interested in watercolor painting. She had her own art school in Sarasota for the past 25 years and is a graduate of Ringling School of Art. Price is … Learn More

$5 Admission ALL Month at Imagine Museum

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: 1901 Central Ave
  • What: Imagine Museum is “Keeping it Local” by offering $5 admission for ALL Sarasota & Manatee County residents in August. Take an immersive journey through our collection of contemporary art glass masterpieces. Use Discount Code: AUGUST5 at checkout online www.imaginemuseum.com… Learn More

Meet the Teacher – Lakeview Elementary School

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Lakeview Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Lakeview Elementary School: Friday, August 6 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM Learn More

Summer Circus Spectacular – The Circus Arts Conservatory | Sarasota

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: The Circus Arts Conservatory | Sarasota
  • What: Event listing from The Circus Arts Conservatory | Sarasota: Friday, August 6 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PMThe Circus Arts Conservatory and The Ringling are happy to partner once again to present the Summer Circus Spectacular at the Historic Asolo Theater. Don’t miss this family-fr… Learn More

7th/8th Grade Schedule Pickup – Brookside Middle School

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Brookside Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Brookside Middle School: Friday, August 6 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM Learn More

Virtual Orientation – Prep New Families

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 12:30 p.m.
  • Where: Sarasota Military Academy
  • What: Event listing from Sarasota Military Academy: Friday, August 6 from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM For new families unable to make the campus orientation, we are offering a virtual lunch-time orientation. This session will present an overview of school procedures, expectations, and guida… Learn More

First Fridays Free Music on Main Presented by the Downtown Sarasota Alliance

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Five Points Roundabout
  • What: Jay Taylor is back in Sarasota! The DSA welcomes Jay Taylor for the first time to our First Fridays Music series from 6-9 pm on August 6th, 2021. Jay has performed around the country in over 40 states and lived and performed in Nashville, TN for 12 years before finding his w… Learn More

Artists in Conversation: “Identity in Art”

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Hermitage Artist Retreat
  • What: Artists in Conversation: “Identity in Art” with Hermitage Fellows Diedrick Brackens, Autumn Knight, Robert Pruitt Friday, August 6th @ 6:30pm ET On the Hermitage Beach 6660 Manasota Key Road, Englewood, FL 34223 Presented in partnership with Art Center Sarasota Join three accl… Learn More

Loomis Bros. Circus : 2021 Tour – Aug 6 and 7, 2021

  • When: Friday, August 6th at 7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Robarts Arena, 3000 Ringling Boulevard, Sarasota, Florida, 34237, United States
  • What: Showtimes: Fri Aug 6, 7:30 PM Only – Sat Aug 7 1:30, 4:30 and 7:30 PM Robarts Arena – 3000 Ringling Blvd – Sarasota, FL 34237 Performed in air-conditioned comfort Experience the wonder and excitement of Loomis Bros. Circus, featuring the best traditional circus acts along with… Learn More

Rough Cut Men/Who Has Your Six Men’s Conference

  • When: Saturday, August 7th at 8:00 a.m.
  • Where: Rough Cut Men
  • What: Event listing from Rough Cut Men: Saturday, August 7 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM  August 7, 2021Rough Cut Men/Who Has Your Six Men’s ConferencePathways Church1126 Wagner DriveSevierville, Tennessee 37862SAT 8:00 AM-3:00 PM Learn More

Advanced Silks Class – The Circus Arts Conservatory | Sarasota

  • When: Saturday, August 7th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: The Circus Arts Conservatory | Sarasota
  • What: Event listing from The Circus Arts Conservatory | Sarasota: Saturday, August 7 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM2020 Recreational Aerial Silks at the Circus Arts Conservatory Get all wrapped up in this fabulous and exciting circus art form – all it takes is confidence and strength to l… Learn More

School-based COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at Riverview High School

  • When: Saturday, August 7th at 9:30 a.m.
  • Where: Sarasota County Schools
  • What: Event listing from Sarasota County Schools: Saturday, August 7 from 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM2nd Pfizer Shot. Learn More

$5 Admission ALL Month at Imagine Museum

  • When: Saturday, August 7th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: 1901 Central Ave
  • What: Imagine Museum is “Keeping it Local” by offering $5 admission for ALL Sarasota & Manatee County residents in August. Take an immersive journey through our collection of contemporary art glass masterpieces. Use Discount Code: AUGUST5 at checkout online www.imaginemuseum.com… Learn More

Intermediate Silks Class – The Circus Arts Conservatory | Sarasota

  • When: Saturday, August 7th at 10:30 a.m.
  • Where: The Circus Arts Conservatory | Sarasota
  • What: Event listing from The Circus Arts Conservatory | Sarasota: Saturday, August 7 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM2020 Recreational Aerial Silks at the Circus Arts Conservatory Get all wrapped up in this fabulous and exciting circus art form – all it takes is confidence and strength to … Learn More

$5 Admission ALL Month at Imagine Museum

  • When: Sunday, August 8th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: 1901 Central Ave
  • What: Imagine Museum is “Keeping it Local” by offering $5 admission for ALL Sarasota & Manatee County residents in August. Take an immersive journey through our collection of contemporary art glass masterpieces. Use Discount Code: AUGUST5 at checkout online www.imaginemuseum.com… Learn More

Sunday Morning Awakening Class – Unity of Sarasota

  • When: Sunday, August 8th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Unity of Sarasota
  • What: Event listing from Unity of Sarasota: Sunday, August 8 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AMConverse, Discuss, Listen, Learn what it is to actually LIVE Our Unity Principles during our everyday Lives. Have you ever asked what does the saying mean “God dwells in me and is in all things”? FI… Learn More

Sunday Morning Celebration Service – Unity of Sarasota

  • When: Sunday, August 8th at 10:30 a.m.
  • Where: Unity of Sarasota
  • What: Event listing from Unity of Sarasota: Sunday, August 8 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AMStarting June 6th, 2021 Unity of Sarasota will be open for in-person services! The Sunday Morning Celebration Service is one of joy and reverence for the divine spark in all of us. We gather togeth… Learn More

Basic Training – Sarasota Military Academy

  • When: Monday, August 9th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: Sarasota Military Academy
  • What: Event listing from Sarasota Military Academy: Monday, August 9 from 9:00 AM to 12:15 PMBasic Training is for Grade 6 and other cadets NEW to the school campus. RSVP here. Learn More

Suitcase Extravaganza – Bradenton, FL

  • When: Monday, August 9th at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: FBCH I One More Child Sarasota
  • What: Event listing from FBCH I One More Child Sarasota: Monday, August 9 at 4:00 PMDetails GRAB YOUR SUITCASES! One More Child is partnering with Focus on the Family to host Suitcase Extravaganza events in #Florida! … More https://www.facebook.com/events/360337525658635 Learn More

Incoming 6th Grade Student Walk the Campus Evening

  • When: Monday, August 9th at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: Sarasota Middle School
  • What: Event listing from Sarasota Middle School: Monday, August 9 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Learn More

AA Friends Group Under The Portico 6:30 pm

  • When: Monday, August 9th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Unity of Sarasota
  • What: Event listing from Unity of Sarasota: Monday, August 9 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PMJoin the AA Friends Group at Unity of Sarasota – under the Portico every Monday at 6:30 pm. Learn More

Pub Theology – Bring a Spiritual Question & We’ll Talk

  • When: Monday, August 9th at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Unity of Sarasota
  • What: Event listing from Unity of Sarasota: Monday, August 9 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PMBring a spiritual question and we’ll talk …  the second Monday of every month at 6:30 pm.   Location:   The Olive Garden, Sarasota Landings Plaza, 4900 S Tamiami TrailSarasota, FL 34231 (941) 923-313… Learn More

AA Friends Group – Monday & Wednesday – 7-8pm

  • When: Monday, August 9th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Unity of Sarasota
  • What: Event listing from Unity of Sarasota: Monday, August 9 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PMAA Friends Group 7:00-8:00 pm  Mondays & Wednesdays from 7 to 8 pm at Unity of Sarasota in rooms A & B.   Learn More

School Starts for Students – Fruitville Elementary School

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Fruitville Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Fruitville Elementary School: Tuesday, August 10 (all day)Welcome Back Pirates! Learn More

Students Back to School – Florine J. Abel Elementary School

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Florine J. Abel Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Florine J. Abel Elementary School: Tuesday, August 10 (all day) Learn More

1st Day of School – Phillippi Shores Elementary School

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 12:00 a.m.
  • Where: Phillippi Shores Elementary School
  • What: Event listing from Phillippi Shores Elementary School: Tuesday, August 10 (all day) Learn More

$5 Admission ALL Month at Imagine Museum

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: 1901 Central Ave
  • What: Imagine Museum is “Keeping it Local” by offering $5 admission for ALL Sarasota & Manatee County residents in August. Take an immersive journey through our collection of contemporary art glass masterpieces. Use Discount Code: AUGUST5 at checkout online www.imaginemuseum.com… Learn More

Suitcase Extravaganza – Fort Myers, FL

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: FBCH I One More Child Sarasota
  • What: Event listing from FBCH I One More Child Sarasota: Tuesday, August 10 at 10:00 AMDetails GRAB YOUR SUITCASES! One More Child is partnering with Focus on the Family to host Suitcase Extravaganza events in #Florida! … More https://www.facebook.com/events/216552040344447 Learn More

Beginning Stained Glass Class – Two Sessions

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 11:00 a.m.
  • Where: Glass Crafters Stained Glass
  • What: Description: This 8-hour class is presented in two 4-hour sessions a week apart and is an introduction to the basic skills and tools of the art of stained glass. Each student will build their own panel of the course of the two sessions from a choice of five designs measuring a… Learn More

Yoga and Stretch … with SWAG

  • When: Tuesday, August 10th at 12:00 p.m.
  • Where: See Our Website for Location
  • What: YOGA & STRETCH CLASS Private Class for SWAG MembersTuesdays: 12:00pm to 1:00pmCost: $10 per person* Reserve Your Spot, Weekly, – Online at our Website! www.SocialWomensActivitiesGroup.com*Bring Your Yoga Mats, Water Bottle, and Sweat Towel(Yoga Mats will be provided if you… Learn More

$5 Admission ALL Month at Imagine Museum

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: 1901 Central Ave
  • What: Imagine Museum is “Keeping it Local” by offering $5 admission for ALL Sarasota & Manatee County residents in August. Take an immersive journey through our collection of contemporary art glass masterpieces. Use Discount Code: AUGUST5 at checkout online www.imaginemuseum.com… Learn More

A Course in Miracles Group – Unity of Sarasota

  • When: Wednesday, August 11th at 10:00 a.m.
  • Where: Unity of Sarasota
  • What: Event listing from Unity of Sarasota: Wednesday, August 11 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AMThis group meets every Wednesday from 10:00 – 11:30 an in Rooms A & B at Unity of Sarasota. Learn More

Check out more awesome local events, or add your own, on the Sarasota Patch community calendar.

Editor’s note: This article was automatically generated based on event information mainly provided by community members. Patch has not independently verified most of this information, always check with organizers to confirm posted events are proceeding as planned. Click on any event in the list for more details. You can also reach out to [email protected] with any questions or other feedback about this article.