Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Neighborhood news calendar

North Tampa events, Dec. 27 and ahead

Women networking: Join the ladies of Women-N-Charge from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 3 at Pebble Creek Country Club, 10550 Regents Park Drive. This meeting includes lunch and extra time to network. Participants share talents and resources and build relationships with other women in business. The cost is $15 for members if paid by Tuesday before the meeting, and $18 for all guests and members paying Wednesday and after. Please register at www.women-n-charge.com. For more information, please contact Judy at (813) 600-9848 or admin@women-n-charge.com.

Child seats: Learn how to properly install a car seat and make necessary corrections for your child from 9 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Jan. 3 and again at the same time on Jan. 17 at North Tampa Specialty Clinic, 15045 Bruce B. Downs Blvd. Please be aware that this is not an installation service. Bring the owner's manual and the car seat instructions with you. Each car seat that needs inspection must have an appointment. The child does not have to be present, but it is helpful if he or she is onsite. Please allow 30 to 45 minutes for this appointment. Cost is $15. To register, call (855) 269-4777.

Book discussion: Author David Quammen discusses his book Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 7 at the Austin Davis Public Library, 17808 Wayne Road in Odessa. Quammen discusses animal infections that sicken humans and provides information on being prepared.

For more information about this and other free programs at the library, call (813) 273-3652 or visit www.hcplc.org.

Mongolian art: The work of three Mongolian female artists, all of whom are national award winners in Mongolia, will be on display from Jan. 7 through Feb. 2 at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, 4537 Lowell Road.

The exhibition, "The Daughters of Genghis Khan: Winged Horses and Shamanic Skies," marries the disciplines of their ancient Silk Road culture with the contemporary international artistic environment. Form and color bring to life the splendor of the world created by the great empire builder, with its commitment to style and perfection of technique, and presented within an ambience informed by modern urbanism.

Nurmaa Tuvdendorj is the 2006 winner of Mongolia's prestigious "Female Artist of the Year" award. Soyolmaa Davaakhuu received the same award in 2007. Bolor Tsevelsuren is the winner of Mongolia's 2005 "Golden Brush Award."

For more information, call (813) 269-1310 or go to www. carrollwoodcenter.org.

For inquiries about art sales and the Mongol Fund, please email Michele Miley, director of Tampa Bay Art Promotions, at mgmiley001@yahoo.com.

North Tampa events, Dec. 27 and ahead 12/24/13 [Last modified: Tuesday, December 24, 2013 1:01pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Illinois is recruiting a 10-year-old. Where will Lovie Smith by the time the kid can sign?

    Blogs

    Today in ridiculous recruiting news, Lovie Smith's Illinois football team offered a scholarship to a 10-year-old.

  2. St. Pete Pride to focus on transgender inclusion with first-ever TransPride March

    Human Interest

    ST. PETERSBURG — Nathan Bruemmer remembers his first Pride parade in the late 1990s. He hadn't yet come out as transgender.

    Nathan Bruemmer stands on the St Pete Pride parade route on Bayshore Drive NE Thursday, June 22, 2017. Bruemmer is the only trans member on the St. Pete Pride's board. This year he organized a TransPride March to begin Saturday's festivities before the floats come down along the bay. The TransPride March will include members of the transgender, gender-non-conforming, queer communities, their families, friends, allies and supporters.
  3. Home of Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman hits market at $3.45 million

    Real Estate

    TAMPA — The Davis Islands home of Tampa Bay Lightning General Manager Steve Yzerman is back on the market for $3.45 million after a brief hiatus.

    The Davis Islands home of Tampa Bay Lightning General Manager Steve Yzerman is on the market for $3.45 million. [Courtesy of Hi Res Media]
  4. Motorcyclist in serious condition after crash in St. Petersburg

    Accidents

    A motorcyclist is in serious condition after he crashed into a car in St. Petersburg on Thursday afternoon, according to St. Petersburg Police.

  5. 20 great images from around the globe for June 16 to June 23

    World

    Photos of the week for June 16 - June 23: A deadly collision at sea, a WWII vet turns 100, gorgeous images from Bermuda, Germany, Libya, Milan and Rio, Otto Warmbier's parents lay their son to rest, and more.

    A commercial airplane flies past the moon above Geneva, Switzerland, Saturday, June 17, 2017. (Valentin Flauraud/Keystone via AP)