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Calendar of neighborhood events in North Tampa


New Tampa Rotary: Carol Rehfelt, president of the North Tampa Chamber of Commerce, will speak at 7 a.m. at Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club, 5811 Tampa Palms Blvd. Cost is $12. Call (813) 972-9235 or visit

Northdale OWLS: The Northdale OWLS (Older, Wiser, Lively Seniors) visit the Spring, a center for abused and battered women. The group will meet at 10:30 a.m. at Northdale Park, 15550 Spring Pine Drive. Call (813) 961-5649.

Caribbean American Heritage Month: A Caribbean American International Panel discussion is from 6 to 8 p.m. in Room 132, the Marshall Center at the University of South Florida, 4202 E Fowler Ave. Call (813) 774-8557.


Guv'na Flea Market: The annual Guv'na Flea Market is 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Train Depot Park at U.S. 41 and Lutz-Lake Fern Road. Call (813) 949-7481 or (813) 727-7549.

Greyhound Rescue and Adoptions of Tampa Bay: Meet your next best friend at the Greyhound Rescue and Adoptions of Tampa Bay meet and greet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Petco, 1231 Bruce B. Downs Blvd. Call (813) 971-4732 or visit

Overeaters Anonymous: Hear weight-loss success stories from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Marge Porter Resource Center, 6311 Sheldon Road. Call (813) 855-3239 or (813) 903-0478 or visit

Citizens Police Academy: The Temple Terrace Citizens Police Academy is from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. at 11210 N 53rd St. Interact with officers and find out how citizens play a vital role in keeping the city safe. Call (813) 989-7046.

Caribbean Heritage Month: A Caribbean American Business Expo is from noon to 5 p.m. at the Carrollwood Cultural Center Annex, 13335 Casey Road. Call (813) 774-8557.

The Children's Home: Tour the Children's Home from 10 to 11 a.m. at 10909 Memorial Highway. Call (813) 864-1536 or visit


Flag Day Celebration: The Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association of Florida will have a chopper at the Flag Day celebration at 4 p.m. at the Tampa Scottish Rite Masonic Center, 5500 Memorial Highway. Call (813) 978-1803.


North East Tampa Women in Business: Jena Donofrio Hudson, staff attorney with Bay Area Legal Services, will discuss domestic violence at 6 p.m. at Hunter's Green Country Club, 18101 Longwater Run Drive. Cost is $25 for members and $28 for guests. Call (813) 451-8023 or visit

Carrollwood: Help develop a community plan for the greater Carrollwood area from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the Jimmy B. Keel Library, 2902 W Bearss Ave. Call (813) 273-3774, ext. 373, or (813) 273-3774, ext. 329, or visit

Looking ahead

Moral Courage Award: Do you know someone who has made a difference for citizens by challenging the actions of government? Nominations for the Moral Courage Award are due by 5 p.m. July 11. All Hillsborough County residents or a civic group are eligible. Call (813) 307-8383 or visit

Bodybuilding Championship: The Tampa Bay Classic Bodybuilding and Women's Statewide Figure Championship starts at 9 a.m. June 14 at Jefferson High School, 4401 W Cypress St. Cost is $10 for the prejudging; $25 for the evening finals. Call (813) 962-1354 or visit tampabay

Send calendar listings at least two weeks prior to the event date to or fax to (813) 269-5310.

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Calendar of neighborhood events in North Tampa 06/05/08 [Last modified: Monday, November 1, 2010 10:24am]
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