Political meeting: The Hillsborough County Democratic Women's Club will have a meeting at Mimi's Cafe, 11402 N Dale Mabry Highway, today at 6 p.m. The meeting is free, but club membership is $20 per calender year. Free. Open to the public. Call (813) 932-6902.
Surviving college: The transition into college for first-time students can be shocking. Jeff Karon will give a presentation called "The Five Secret Strategies for Succeeding in Your First College Semester." Karon not only will instruct students how to survive college, but share key tips that will bring success. His presentation is at Borders, 909 N Dale Mabry Highway, Thursday at 7 p.m. Free. Open to the public. Call (813) 321-5125.
Kid-friendly standup: This Friday marks the start of the "Dear Aunt Gertrude" improv series. The show is $5 and will commence every Friday night this summer. The show is 8 p.m. at the Tampa Underground, 1300 E Seventh Ave. It has comedy appropriate for all ages. Seating is limited. Open to the public. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Affordable housing: The Hillsborough County Affordable Housing Advisory Board will meet today to discuss issues affecting housing development. The board will meet from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the County Center, 601 E Kennedy Blvd., 26th floor, Conference Room B. Free. Open to the public. Call (813) 246-3150.
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