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Folk music, writers workshop, more


Catch contemporary folk music at library

Contemporary folk music artist Jack Williams will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Brandon Regional Library, 619 Vonderburg Drive. The concert is free. For information, call the library at 744-5631 or visit Williams' Web site,


Author to host workshop Jan. 17

Interested in a career as a writer or author? Debora M. Coty, who has authored nine books, is having a free writers workshop from 1 to 2 p.m. Jan. 17 at the Brandon Family Christian Store, 2454 W Brandon Blvd., in the Regency Plaza. Coty will sign books after the workshop. Her Web site is


Learn how to manage your money for free

The Hillsborough County Cooperative Extension will have a free three-part class on personal money management. "Practical Steps to Building Wealth" is from 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 6, 13 and 20 at 4801 E Fowler Ave. in Tampa. Advance registration and a $5 refundable deposit are required. To register, go to or call 744-5519.


Sign up next week for Little League

Registration for spring baseball at Bloomingdale Little League begin next week at the league's civic center, 2215 Bloomingdale Ave.

Registration times are from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Jan. 8, 12 and 15 and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 10 and 17. A birth certificate and proof of residency are required. Practices begin Feb. 9, and games begin March 7. For information, go to


Register Saturday for youth flag football

The Brandon Lions youth football program is having sign-ups for an eight-week NFL flag football league for kids ages 5 to 17. Registration is from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Evans Park in Seffner, 1004 Kingsway Road, and from 9 to 11 a.m. Jan. 10 at the Brandon Recreation Center, 510 East Sadie Street.

Registration can also be done at The league begins Jan. 22 and costs $65 to join. For information, call 312-0742.

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