Sunday, April 22, 2018
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North Tampa events: adult dance; arts and crafts; free dentistry

Adult dance: Forever Moving, the Tampa Bay area's first and only modern dance company for adults, will hold workshops from 10:30 a.m. to noon Nov. 30 and Dec. 7 at Life Enrichment Center, 9704 N Boulevard, Tampa. Adults with or without dance experience are invited to enjoy creative exploration and modern dance instruction, along with an introduction to choreographic tools and methods. Professional choreographer Susan Taylor Lennon, dance professor at the University of Tampa, will lead the classes.

Cost for the workshops is $10 per class for nonmembers, $7 for members. To register for the class or for more information, call (813) 932-0241 or visit lectampa.org.

Arts and crafts: See some 200 arts and crafts vendors, paintings by local artists, Christmas ornaments, house plants and homemade crafts from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 1 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 2 at the Arts & Crafts Festival at Lake Park, 17302 N Dale Mabry Highway, in Lutz.

The festival is free; the park entry fee is $2 per vehicle up to eight people. For more information, contact Lake Park at (813) 264-3806.

Free dentistry: Teams from several dental clinics will provide free services, including cleanings, extractions and fillings, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 8 at Dental Designs of Florida, 16680 N Mabry Highway.

The doctors and teams of Dental Designs of Florida, Armenia Family Dental Care, the Dentist Place and the Dentist Place for Kids will be improving the oral health of residents as part of Free Dentistry Day; a day dedicated to providing dental care to the growing number of Americans without dental insurance.

Appointments will be accepted first-come, first-served on the day of the event. For more information, visit freedentistryday.org.

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