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Community events in east Hillsborough County


LifePath's camp helps grieving children

Camp Circle of Love, a camp for children who have experienced the death of a loved one, is accepting applications. Hillsborough County children ages 6 to 16 can apply to camp April 29 to May 1 at the Lakewood Retreat Center in Brooksville. The cost depends upon household income. To register or for information on Camp Circle of Love, visit or call (813) 357-5609.

New League of Women Voters unit

A meeting for South Hillsborough County residents interested in forming a League of Women Voters unit begins at 2 p.m. Saturday at the South Shore Regional Library, 15816 Beth Shields Way. For information, call (813) 634-7775.


Lawyers will answer your legal questions

The Brandon Bar Association will offer free legal advice in an information session at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Brandon Regional Library, 619 Vonderburg Ave. For information, call (813) 273-3652.

Networking event for business professionals

A networking event featuring a seminar on business and technology is from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Costco, 10921 Causeway Blvd. For information, call (813) 746-7328.

Workshop offers tips on finding a job

Learn how to get a job and keep it at a free, two-day employability workshop from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday and Thursday at the Brandon Family Support and Resource Center, 1277 Kingsway Road. For information, call (813) 740-4634.

Meet lovable greyhound dogs

Greyhound Rescue and Adoptions of Tampa Bay will hold a meet and greet with greyhounds and their adoptive or foster parents from noon to 3 p.m. April 9 at Petco, 2434 Brandon Blvd. For more information, call (813) 971-4732 or visit

Brandon High '61 sets 50-year class reunion

Brandon High School's Class of 1961 will have a reunion April 16. For more information, call Sandra Robertson at (813) 657-7687.


Winthrop fest calls for artists, vendors

Artists and vendors interested in participating in the third annual Winthrop Art Festival, which will run April 29 to May 1, should contact Bryant Martinez at (813) 601-3129.


Chamber presents Pigs in the Park

The Ruskin-South Shore Chamber of Commerce presents Pigs in the Park, a family event featuring barbecue, music and fishing from 6 to 10 p.m. today and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday at E.G. Simmons Park, 2401 19th Ave. Admission is free. Parking is $2. For information, call (813) 645-3808.

Sun City Center

Troupers to present Simon comedy-drama

The Sun City Center Performing Arts Club presents Neil Simon's I Ought to be in Pictures at 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday at Rollins Theater, 970 Cherry Hills Drive. Tickets are $10. For more information, call (813) 642-0606.

Concert celebrates Easter season

The Tampa Oratorio singers will present an Easter concert at 3 p.m. Sunday at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 1239 Del Webb Blvd. Tickets are $9 at the door. For information, call (813) 634-1252.

Spring concert puts music in the air

The South Shore Concert Band presents its annual spring concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at United Community Church, 1501 La Jolla Ave. For information, call (813) 634-1304.

Forum will discuss Iran, take questions

The International Forum of Sun City Center will host a panel discussion on Iran from 9:30 a.m. to noon April 8 at the Atrium Building, 945 N Course Lane. The program will include questions from the audience. The event is free and open to all Sun City Center residents.


Jail horticulture on program at the library

Allen Boatman, an instructor with the Falkenburg Jail horticulture program, will present a program on "captive audience horticulture" from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Bloomingdale Library, 1906 Bloomingdale Ave. For information, call (813) 273-3652.


Behind-the-scenes park tour available

Little Manatee River State Park will offer a behind-the-scenes tour from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 9.

The tour includes a birding and discovery hike. Lunch is available for $3. The cost to park is $5. Reservations are required. For information, call (813) 671-5005.

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