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Job fair, bra fitting to raise money for cancer among events

Job fair: U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor hosts a job and community resource fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the WorkForce Tampa Career Center, 9215 N Florida Ave., Suite 101. Employers will be present, along with experts to provide help with the job hunting process. Representatives from government agencies, housing counseling organizations and congressional case managers will also be available to answer questions and provide assistance. For more information, call (813) 871-2817 or visit castor.house.gov.

Bra fitting for cancer cure: Help fight breast cancer by participating in a Wacoal Fit for the Cure event from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Dillard's store in Westfield Citrus Park. Receive a complimentary bra fitting. Also, sign up to receive a monthly email reminder to do a breast self-examination. For every woman who participates, Wacoal will donate $2 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure for breast cancer research and community health programs. Wacoal also will donate an additional $2 for every Wacoal bra, shapewear piece or b.tempt'd bra purchased at these events. For more information, call (813) 926-4545.

Spring boutique: Potted plants, whimsical yard art, jewelry and basket art will be available at 10 a.m. March 9 at the GFWC Temple Terrace Woman's Club annual Spring Boutique at the USF Embassy Suites, 3705 Spectrum Blvd. Admission, which includes a lunch catered by Embassy Suites, is $35. Tickets must be purchased in advance; call Anne Green at (813) 988-4431. Proceeds benefit the club projects.

Charity luncheon: The GFWC Tampa Lakes Woman's Club hosts its annual Charity Luncheon and Card Party from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 29 at University Village, 12401 N 22nd St. Door prizes, jewelry boutique, a bake sale, silent auction, card games, scrabble and mahjong are planned. All proceeds will benefit the Judeo Christian Health Clinic. A shuttle service will be available from the parking lot south of University Village. Tickets are $25; call (813) 961-6096.

Memory screening: If you're concerned about your memory, get a free memory screening from March 19-23 at the USF Health Byrd Alzheimer's Institute, 4001 E Fletcher Ave. The screening, by appointment only, takes about 30 minutes. It is confidential and will be conducted by a trained professional at the institute. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (813) 974-3969.

Job fair, bra fitting to raise money for cancer among events 03/01/12 [Last modified: Thursday, March 1, 2012 3:30am]
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