Author to discuss organized crime
Scott Deitche, author of Cigar City Mafia, will be guest speaker at the Largo Historical Society at 6:30 p.m. Monday inside the Parkview Room at Largo Cultural Center. Deitche will discuss organized crime in the Tampa Bay area. A potluck dinner will be served. Guests are asked to bring something to share, such as a box of chicken or pie and something to drink, a paper plate and plasticware. There is no admission charge. For more information about the society or the meeting, call Charlie Harper at (727) 584-4906 or Don Forehand at (727) 709-7382.
Learn to walk your pup on a leash
"All About the Leash" will be offered at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Tampa Bay SPCA, 9099 130th Ave. N, Largo. This hands-on presentation will provide instruction to pet owners and their canine companions so they can walk with confidence and manners on a leash. Cost: $10 for SPCA Tampa Bay adopters; $15 to the public. Dogs must have current rabies vaccinations to attend. For information, visit spcatampa.org or call (727) 586-3591. Participants must sign up online to attend this class.