Monday, December 18, 2017
News Roundup

North of Tampa calendar

Today

New Tampa Rotary Club: State Rep. Ed Homan will talk about property tax legislation at 7 a.m. at Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club, 5811 Tampa Palms Blvd. Cost is $12. Call (813) 972-9235 or visit www.newtamparotary.org.

Northdale OWLS: The Northdale OWLS (Older, Wiser, Lively Seniors) Friday Night Spring Social is from 6 to 9 p.m. at Northdale Park, 15550 Spring Pine Drive. The event features a performance by the Screech Owls and line dancing demonstrations. Cost is $10. Call (813) 963-6971.

Saturday

Tampa Bay Hurricane Expo: Experts predict eight hurricanes for the 2008 season. Are you ready? Find out at the Tampa Bay Hurricane Expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Museum of Science and Industry, 4801 E Fowler Ave. Get a chance to talk with local and national emergency managers, storm safety experts and more. The expo is free and there is also discounted MOSI admission. Call (813) 242-5388.

Tuesday

Temple Terrace: The mayor and City Council are accepting applications until Tuesdayfor the Marine Law Enforcement Citizens Advisory Committee. Call (813) 989-7141.

Westchase: The East Westchase and Westchase Community Development Districts joint meeting is at 4 p.m. at the Westchase Swim & Tennis Center, 10405 Countryway Blvd. Call (954) 753-5841.

Looking ahead

Greyhound Rescue and Adoptions of Tampa Bay: Meet your next best friend at the Greyhound Rescue and Adoptions of Tampa Bay meet and greet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 7 at Petco, 1231 Bruce B. Downs Blvd. Call (813) 971-4732 or visit online at www.great-greyhound.org.

New Tampa Rotary Club: Carol Rehfelt, president of the North Tampa Chamber of Commerce, will speak at 7 a.m. June 6 at Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club, 5811 Tampa Palms Blvd. Cost is $12. Call (813) 972-9235 or visit www.newtamparotary.org.

Guv'na Flea Market: The eighth annual Guv'na Flea Market is from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 7 at Train Depot Park at U.S. 41 and Lutz-Lake Fern Road. Call (813) 949-7481 or (813) 727-7549.

Overeaters Anonymous: Hear weight-loss success stories from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 7 at Marge Porter Resource Center, 6311 Sheldon Road. Call (813) 855-3239 or (813) 903-0478 or visit online at www.oa.org.

Citizens Police Academy: The Temple Terrace Citizen's Police Academy is from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. June 7 at the public works building, 11210 N 53rd St. Interact with officers and find out how citizens play a vital role in keeping the city safe. Call (813) 989-7046.

Send calendar listings at least two weeks prior to the event date to [email protected] or fax to (813) 269-5310.

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