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Regional Transportation Authority to host community workshop

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY

Offer officials ideas on Tampa transit system

The Tampa Bay Area Regional Transportation Authority will host a community workshop from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Doubletree Hotel, 4500 W Cypress St.

Residents will be asked to share their comments and ideas on different transit modes and their locations. For more information, call 217-4048 or visit www.tbarta.com.

WESTSHORE PALMS

Reserve your spot for Ophelia Project event

The Ophelia Project-Tampa Bay will host its third Conversations and Cocktails event from 5:45 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, at Nordstrom in the International Plaza, 2223 N West Shore Blvd.

The event will focus on fashion topics, such as the impact of a woman's appearance on her perceived job performance.

Admission is $10 per person and includes drink and appetizers. To RSVP, contact Nikki Stokes at 514-9555, ext. 116, or at nstokes@opbi.org.

CARVER CITY/LINCOLN GARDENS

Tickets available for club's yearly luncheon

Hillsborough Democratic Women's Club will hold its annual luncheon at 11 a.m. Aug. 16 at the Hilton Tampa Airport West Shore, 2225 N Lois Ave.

Candidates will be present at the event. Tickets are $35 per person. Send check payable to Hillsborough County Democratic Women to Pat Maloney, 12907 Lake Ventana Drive, Tampa, FL 33625. For more information, call Adele Ida Walter at 932-6902.

TAMPA

Sign up for seminar on Florida real estate

Syndicated radio personality and real estate entrepreneur J.T. Foxx will present "Real Estate in the Florida Market" on Tuesday at Doubletree Hotel, 4500 W Cypress St.

Registration begins at 6 p.m. The event is free for members of Suncoast Real Estate Investors Association. Otherwise, admission is $10 per person.

Call the association at 287-1515 or visit www.sreia.com.

DOWNTOWN TAMPA

Florida museum taking photo contest entries

Submit your best recent photograph to the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, 200 N Tampa St., from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday and Friday. Participants will see their work exhibited during the eighth annual Members' Show, which runs from Aug. 10 to Sept. 6, and will compete for prizes totaling $750.

All entries must be framed and wired for hanging, and there is a $30 nonrefundable entry fee. Only one entry per person is allowed. The opening reception with the prizes awarded will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 10. Visit www.fmopa.org to print the entry form to be submitted with your work. For more information, call the museum at 221-2222 or send an e-mail to info@fmopa.org.

Regional Transportation Authority to host community workshop 07/31/08 [Last modified: Tuesday, November 2, 2010 9:18am]
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