Saturday, November 19, 2011

Hope for Homeowners, New Speakers Bureau, more


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Thanksgiving holiday closings
Sarasota County government offices, including libraries, the History Center and recreation centers, will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24, and Friday, Nov. 25, for the Thanksgiving holiday. Here is a list of those closings, along with some county services that will be available Friday, Nov. 25.

County begins contract negotiations for administrator
Randall ReidSarasota County has begun contract discussions with Randall Reid for the position of county administrator. Reid is currently county manager for Alachua County, Fla.

Sign up for the spin cycle
Cycling enthusiasts, walkers, runners and inline skaters will converge on downtown Venice for Cyclovia Venice Nov. 20. The free event runs 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on the westbound lanes of Venice Avenue between Nokomis Avenue and Venice Beach.

Hope for homeowners  
A panel of financial experts will be on hand to answer your questions about forcelosure, bankruptcy or credit during a free Hope for Homeowners seminar Dec. 8 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Selby Library Auditorium, 1331 First St., Sarasota.

Inquire. Learn. Engage.
Are you looking for a speaker to liven up a meeting, offer expert tips or cut through confusion surrounding a community issue? 

The Sarasota County Government Speakers Bureau offers timely, informative and entertaining presentations on more than 200 topics with subjects ranging from emergency preparedness to going green to tips for healthier living. Our experts on staff can tailor their information to a variety of audiences and meeting formats.
HOT TOPICS!
Jobs, Jobs, Jobs – Creating Jobs in Sarasota County
Where the Money Goes – 
A Voters Guide to Understanding the County Budget
Sarasota’s Green Legacy – 
What’s New in Parks, Trails and Environmental Preservation
Friendlier, Faster and Easier - 
Doing Business with the County
Play Ball! – 
Marketing Sarasota’s Sports Economy

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