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Public comments sought for judicial nominations

East Tampa

Middleton Class of '58 sets business meeting

Middleton Senior High School's Class of 1958 will host a business meeting at 5:30 p.m. today at 3808 N 22nd St. Bring a covered dish and a classmate. Call (813) 420-1442.

Carver City/ Lincoln Gardens

Raw foods preparation is Whole Foods demo

Learn how to mix raw foods into your diet and make a portobello pesto pizza during a demonstration with LindaJoy Rose, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. today at Whole Foods Market, 1548 N Dale Mabry Highway. Free. Registration required. Register at the store or by e-mailing [email protected]

Old Seminole Heights

Support group focuses on dealing with grief

The Life Center will offer a Rebuilding From Loss support group to offer coping skills, training and stress management for all stages of grieving, at 6:30 p.m. today, and every other Friday, at 6811 N Central Ave. Call (813) 237-3114.

Downtown

History Center program aimed at preschoolers

The Tampa Bay History Center continues its monthly preschoolers' program, A Little History, with this month's theme, "Museum Mysteries," from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at 801 Old Water St. For children ages 3 to 5 with an adult companion. The cost is $10 per child, $6 per adult. Limited space. Registration required. Call (813) 675-8985.

Last antique evaluation for season at museum

The University of Tampa's Henry B. Plant Museum will host the last antique evaluation of the season, 10 a.m. Saturday at 401 W Kennedy Blvd. $5 per evaluation. Call (813) 258-7302.

Virginia Park

Friends of Platt Library to have weekend sale

Friends of the Jan Kaminis Platt Regional Library will hold a spring book sale from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday at 3910 S Manhattan Ave. Books include adult and children fiction, biographies, classics, do-it-yourself and home and garden. Call (813) 273-3652.

Hillsborough

Comments are sought on judicial applicants

The Thirteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission is seeking comments from the public and members of the bench and bar about the qualifications of these applicants applying for one Hillsborough County Court judicial vacancy: Michael Benito, Nancy Noble Burton, Norman Cannella Jr., William Capito, Patrick Bowler Courtney, Helene L. Daniel, Constance Daniels, Gary S. Dolgin, Jesse Victor Dominguez, Scott A. Farr, Peter Mawn Farren, Nick Ficarrotta Jr., Jennifer X. Gabbard, Gina M. Girardot, Carolle Hooper, Robert P. Kelly, Rhonda Robinson King, Patrick N. Leduc, Troy Matthew Lovell, John T. Ossi, Kyle Pennington, Frances Maria Perrone, Ryan Christopher Rodems, Kim Seace, Susan Steinberg Sandler, John N. Terry, Miriam Velez Valkenburg, Kim Hernandez Vance, Christopher D. Watson, Susan M. Zwiesler. Send comments before Monday to Pedro F. Bajo Jr., Chairman, Judicial Nominating Commission, 100 N Tampa St., Suite 1900, Tampa, FL 33602.

Seminar for members of homeowner boards

Homeowner association board members can learn about community management, legal responsibilities, rule-making, insurance, budgets, reserves and audits at a Hillsborough County Association Board Training seminar from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday on the 26th floor of the County Center, 601 E Kennedy Blvd. Free. Call (813) 272-5860.

Parkinson's group to meet Wednesday

The Tampa area Parkinson's Support Group will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday at First Church of the Nazarene, 5902 N Himes Ave. Anyone diagnosed with Parkinson's, as well as caregivers and family members, are welcome. Free. Call (813) 932-6902.

Bayshore Gardens

Neighborhood meeting Tuesday at center

Residents and renters in Bayshore Gardens are invited to attend a biannual neighborhood meeting from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the garden center, 2629 Bayshore Blvd. Topics will include crime watch and sanitation pick-up schedules and changes. Call (813) 251-5512.

Hyde Park North

Anger management topic for workshop

The Centre for Women will offer a five-week workshop on anger management from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday through June 16 at 305 S Hyde Park Ave. The workshops fulfill court requirements. The cost is $50. Reservations are required. Call (813) 251-8437 between 1 and 4:30 p.m.

Courier City

ESPN hosts to sign book at Inkwood

ESPN's morning radio show hosts Mike Golic and Mike Greenberg will sign and discuss their book, Mike & Mike's Rules for Sports and Life, at 6 p.m. Thursday at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave. Call (813) 253-2638.

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