5 things to do under $5 this week

A curated show of pop artist Peter Max, Happy Hour with the Historian and Florida’s largest dog show.
Published January 9

1 Pop artist Peter Max: A collection of the work of iconic pop artist Peter Max will be displayed at Syd Entel Galleries in Safety Harbor. The exhibition opens with an “uncrating event” on Friday and previews on Saturday. Gallery receptions for the public are 5-8 p.m. Jan. 19 and 1-3 p.m. Jan. 20. It’s free to check out the art, but RSVPs are required online at sydentelgalleries.com or by phone at (727) 725-1808. 247 Main St., Safety Harbor.

2 Happy Hour With the Historian: This series of talks at the St. Petersburg Museum of History this month features Peggy Macdonald, the executive director of the Matheson History Museum in Gainesville, talking about “Florida’s Female Pioneers.” Seating is limited, so reserve seats at historystpete.org. 6:30 p.m. today. 335 Second Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. $5 donation suggested.

3 Florida Gulf Coast Cluster: The Sunshine State’s version of the Westminster dog show runs this week through Jan. 20, bringing 10 American Kennel Club all-breed dog shows to Brooksville’s Florida Classic Park. There are two days of Agility Trials, two days of specialty shows, 10 days of conformation, junior showmanship, obedience trails, a puppy competition and coursing ability tests. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. 5360 Lockhart Road, Brooksville. Free for spectators, $5 parking. (352) 799-5180.

4 Florida Orchestra Brass Quintet: Brass and organ come together Sunday to play the works of Bach, Karg-Elert, Mouret, Dupre and Strauss. The Casavant pipe organ will be on full display at Peace Memorial Presbyterian Church, the pretty pink church in downtown Clearwater. 3 p.m. Sunday. 110 S Fort Harrison Ave., Clearwater. Free. (727) 446-3001.

5 Gem, Jewelry and Mineral Show: Jewelry fans will find a show and sale of cut gems, silver and gold jewelry, wire wrap, beading and collectible beads or rocks. It opens at 10 a.m. Friday-Saturday and at noon Sunday at the Central Park Performing Arts Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo. Free. (727) 709-3236.

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