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10/13/2016 Member News
Musical instrument drive for Pinellas County Schools Nov. 14-18

This is a press release from St. Petersburg College. For more information, contact
Rita Farlow, Assistant Director, Marketing and Strategic Communications, 727- 302-6526 or Marilyn Shaw, Public Relations Specialist, 727-341-4712.

Musical instrument drive for Pinellas County Schools Nov. 14-18

St. Petersburg College is partnering with the Gasparilla Music Foundation to support music and education through the community outreach program, Recycled Tunes. Gently used instruments can be donated from Nov. 14-18 at SPC locations. The instruments will be refurbished by Recycled Tunes and then donated to Pinellas County Schools’ music programs.

The first 40 donors will receive a special music lover’s gift bag. All donors will receive:

• A two-day ticket to the 2017 Gasparilla Music Festival
• A ticket to the SPC’s MIRA (Music Industry Recording Arts) Fall Showcase at the Palladium Theater on Nov. 28

The donation drop-off times include:
• 1-5 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 14 and Wednesday, Nov. 16
• 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 15 and Thursday, Nov. 17
• 9 a.m. – noon on Friday, Nov. 18

The SPC drop-off locations include:
• SPC Clearwater Campus (ST 122), 2465 Drew St.
• SPC Seminole Campus (UP 192), 9200 113th St. N
• SPC St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus (SS Building), 6605 5th Ave. N.
• SPC Downtown Campus (DC 225), 244 2nd Ave. N., St. Petersburg
• SPC Allstate Center (Main Entrance –Front Desk), 3200 34th St. S., St. Petersburg
• SPC Tarpon Springs Campus (Mon., Wed., Fri. AG Building; and Tue. and Thur., FA Building, Library), 600 Klosterman Rd.

For more information, contact Rosaria Pipitone at 727-314-4722 or visit