Do It Today: Participatory Theater, movies galore and more

Learn about your eco-print on the local environment at a screening of [image-1]cy, a documentary about the Sunshine State's largest open water estuary and its evolution from pristine perfection to pure pollution. 7-8 p.m. Weds., June 17, Brooker Creek Preserve Environmental Education Center, 3940 Keystone Road, Tarpon Springs, free, 727-453-6800,

Mayor Pam Iorio makes a guest appearance at the Tampa Downtown Partnership Network Luncheon, which hosts urban management expert Dan Biederman as its key note speaker. Biederman's projects include the Grand Central Partnership, the Chelsea Improvement Company, Bryant Park Corporation and more important NYC innovations. Visit for info. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Wed., June 17, Tampa Convention Center, 333 S. Franklin St., Tampa, $60, 813-274-8511.

Enjoy a café au lait and a petit madeleine At the Cafe Du Dome, an evening of participatory theater set in Montparnasse, a Parisian haunt for American expatriates of the Lost Generation. The audience can observe the events as they unfold — or, come prepared to represent a 1930s cultural figure to join in the show. 4-5:30 p.m. Wed., June 17, St. Petersburg College-Tarpon Springs Campus, 600 Klosterman Road, Palm Harbor, $5, $3 museum members, free for students, 727-712-5762.

The Real Lives Movies Series is a monthly screening focusing on the realities and hardships of the Holocaust. June's selection is The Boy in the Striped Pajamas. When Bruno's family moves from Berlin to Poland, he befriends a boy on the other side of the fence, where everyone wears striped pajamas. Unaware of his father's role in the fate of these Jewish prisoners, Bruno embarks on an ominous journey into the camp. Visit for more info. Noon Weds., June 17, Golda Meir/Kent Jewish Center, 1950 Virginia Ave., Clearwater, free, 727-736-1494.

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