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On your radar: Bucs training camp, jams at Skipper's Smokehouse, Gordon Ramsay on tube

Bucs Training Camp 2011: It's free to watch the Bucs practice today and there will be autograph sessions, a merchandise tent and appearances by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers cheerleaders and Captain Fear. It starts at 2:30 p.m., at One Buccaneer Place, Tampa.

Carbon Leaf with Delta Rae: This Virginia-based five-piece rock band jams out tonight with soulful singer Delta Rae at 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road, Tampa. $13. (813) 977-6474; skipperssmokehouse.com.

Life @ The End: Caring in the Face of Loss: This hard hitting 30-minute documentary takes a look at life and the power of the human connection through the eyes of people caring for their terminally ill loved ones. 6:30 p.m., Studio@620, 620 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 895-6620; thestudioat620.org.

Kids and family

Family Flix @ Your Library: Some days it's just too hot to safely let your children play outside. Take them to the library for an air-conditioned viewing of a series of summer flicks. Today's feature is the 97-minute PG-rated film Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga-Hoole about newfound friends who help a young owl abducted by the evil owl army. 2 p.m., St. Petersburg Main Public Library, 3745 Ninth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. Free.

Teen Tidalwave Tuesdays: Teens and tweens ages 11-17 can hang with friends and enjoy swimming, snacks, games and prizes in and around the pool. 7 p.m., Highland Recreation Complex and Family Aquatic Center, 400 Highland Ave. NE, Largo. $3. (727) 518-3016.

To watch

Season premiere, Gordon Ramsay's F Word, 10 p.m., BBC America: Like anyone would want to pay for a restaurant with such an abusive cook?

Season finale, Covert Affairs, 10 p.m., USA: For some reason, the idea that the real name of the actor portraying a Chinese defector in this episode is Benedict Wong makes us laugh.

More to explore

The school year is almost here. Find kid-friendly events to help celebrate what's left of summer at tampabay.com/things-to-do.

On your radar: Bucs training camp, jams at Skipper's Smokehouse, Gordon Ramsay on tube 08/08/11 [Last modified: Tuesday, August 9, 2011 10:03am]

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