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Sell, swap, buy: The Working Women of Tampa Bay will hold a swap meet to exchange or sell unwanted items from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Original Carrollwood Recreation Center, 3315 McFarland Road. Members and nonmembers can exchange or sell gently used clothes, accessories and household items. It's free for members, $5 for nonmembers. Don't bring furniture. Items that do not sell or are exchanged will be donated to the Salvation Army. The event will feature tips on organizing during spring cleaning.

To register, to become a vendor at a cost of $25 or to learn more about becoming a member, go to For more information, call Jessica Rivelli at (727) 424-9192.

Dance classes: Forever Moving is accepting new members for the spring session of classes at the Life Enrichment Center, 9704 N Boulevard. For further information, call Ronna Metcalf at (813) 932-0241 or cell, (813) 767-3636. The class meets from 10 a.m. to noon every Friday and is open to adults of all ages, with or without dance experience. Participants will enjoy creative exploration and modern dance instruction, with an introduction to choreographic tools and methods. The cost for each class is $7. For more information about this or other classes, call (813) 932-0241 or visit

Sinus pain seminar: Attend a free seminar on sinusitis at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at St. Joseph's Hospital-North, 4211 Van Dyke Road, Lutz. Doors open at 6 p.m. The program, part of the hospital's community education series, will address the causes of chronic sinus pain and some treatment options, including balloon sinuplasty. Register for the seminar by calling (813) 443-2046 or online by going to or on Facebook.

MOSI egg celebration: EGGSPO is a celebration of the egg from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Museum of Science and Industry, 4801 E Fowler Ave. Activities include a scavenger hunt, egg toss, and a catapult and a safe egg drop. In honor of the Bugging Out exhibit, guests also will learn about insects that are hatched from eggs. Schedule of events: egg scavenger hunt: 10 a.m. for ages 1 to 3; 10:30 for ages 4 to 7; 1 p.m. for ages 8 to 10; and 2 p.m. for ages 11 and older. The egg toss is at 11:30 a.m., the egg drop is at 12:30 p.m. and the egg catapult is at 1:30 p.m. The petting zoo is ongoing throughout the day. Free for MOSI members. Admission for nonmembers costs $23.95 for adults and $19.95 for children.

North Tampa calendar of events 04/14/11 [Last modified: Thursday, April 14, 2011 4:30am]
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