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Nautical Flea Market set for Saturday at Lands End Marina in Apollo Beach

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Saturday flea market at Lands End Marina

The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 75 will host its annual Nautical Flea Market from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Lands End Marina, 1220 Apollo Beach Blvd. For directions or more information, call (813) 645-2130.


Camp for tween girls taking registration

The GFWC Brandon Junior Woman's Club is now registering girls grades six through eight for its Teen Forum summer camp July 25 to 29 at Nativity Catholic Church. The half-day camp includes cooking classes, craft times, snacks and group activities. Cost is $70. Sign up now at or for more information, call (813) 244-4758.

Meet adoptable rescue greyhounds at Petco

Greyhound Rescue and Adoptions of Tampa Bay will be at Brandon Petco, 2434 Brandon Blvd. at 3 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (813) 971-4732 or visit

Visit business expo, Taste of Brandon

The Greater Brandon Chamber of Commerce presents the 2011 Brandon Business Expo & Taste of Brandon from 3:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the Special Events Center at the Florida State Fair Grounds. Tickets on sale for $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Visit

Get fit with the family at the Brandon mall

It's Get Fit family fun day at 4 p.m. Thursday at Westfield Brandon, 459 Brandon Town Center. Kids are invited to decorate a water bottle, participate in story time and enjoy a healthy snack at the play space near Sears. For more information, call (813) 661-5100.

Discounted ultrasound screenings this month

Prevention Plus, 205 E Brandon Blvd., is offering ultrasound screenings at a discounted rate of $20 for stroke awareness month. Visit, or for more information, call (813) 689-8909.

Letter carriers' annual food drive is Saturday

The National Association of Letter Carriers' annual food drive is Saturday. Post offices from Seffner, Riverview, Brandon and Valrico will participate. Leave a bag of food on or by your mailbox for letter carriers to pick up.

Volunteers are also needed Saturday and Sunday at Feeding America to help sort the food. To sign up, visit


Savor the sweetness at wine tasting event

The Trey Curry Foundation presents Vine to Wine from 7 to 10 p.m. today at the Regent, 6437 Watson Road. Enjoy food and wines and bid on auction items while supporting A Kid's Place, a residential care facility for abused and neglected children. Cost is $50. For more information, call (813) 843-1833.

Spring into fun during Winthrop festival

The Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce presents its annual community festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 22 at the Winthrop Theater & Pole Barn, 11349 Bloomingdale Ave. The event includes a bounce house and bungee run, live music, food and face painting. Admission is free. For more information, visit or call (813) 234-5944.

Sun City Center

Doctor to address women's concerns

Patricia Judson, a gynecologist from Moffitt Cancer Center, will speak at 1 p.m. today at the United Community Church, 1501 La Jolla Ave. For more information, call Hazel Martin at (813) 642-9020.


Coast Guard Auxiliary has boat safety checks

Every Saturday the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Flotilla 75, provides free, no-obligation vessel safety inspections for recreational boaters. These safety inspections take about 15 minutes and are available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Simmons Park in Ruskin, the first and third Saturdays of the month, and at Williams Park in Gibsonton, the second and fourth Saturdays.

Nautical Flea Market set for Saturday at Lands End Marina in Apollo Beach 05/12/11 [Last modified: Thursday, May 12, 2011 4:30am]
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