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Neighborhood events and activities

Hillsborough

Get a free checkup for your child's car seat

St. Joseph's Hospital will sponsor a car seat checkup event from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the Rainbow Mini Storage main entrance, 9823 W Hillsborough Ave. Drivers will be taught how to install car seats and make necessary corrections. Bring your car seat instructions and vehicle owner's manual. Free. Call (813) 870-4747.

Downtown

Audition are set for 'To Kill a Mockingbird'

Stageworks Theatre holds auditions for To Kill A Mockingbird from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and 7 to 10 p.m. Sunday at 1105 E Twiggs St. There will be a cold reading for experienced actors with good Southern accents. Parts include a female in her 50s, a male age 37 to 55, and boys and girls age 11 to 13. Call (813) 251-8984.

Davis Island

Support group for transplant patients

One Breath at a Time will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at Tampa General Hospital, 1 Tampa General Circle, first floor, west pavilion, room B104. The group meets the second Monday of each month and provides support to patients before, during and after lung transplants. For more information, call (813) 844-4815.

Beach Park

Marks will speak about local politics

Todd Marks, a candidate for Florida House District 57 — the district that includes South Tampa, Town 'N Country and parts of Westchase — will talk about local politics and how everyone can get involved to strengthen the Republican party at 6:30 p.m. Monday at 5201 W Kennedy Blvd., Suite 714. Call (813) 287-1159 or (813) 787-4763. Ballast Point

Tampa

Pulmonary disease patient meeting

The Better Breathers Club will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Grand Court Senior Living, 4902 Bayshore Blvd. The club is for anyone with a chronic pulmonary disease. Family members and friends can also join. A light lunch will be served. Reservations preferred. Please use off-site parking at Gandy Boulevard and Elberon Street. Call (813) 835-4475.

Neighborhood events and activities 08/06/09 [Last modified: Thursday, August 6, 2009 4:30am]
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