Carver City/ Lincoln Gardens
Singing workshop for women 18 and older
Women ages 18 and older can learn a cappella singing in four-part barbershop harmony with choreography during a general workshop, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Ramada Westshore Tampa Inn & Conference Center, 1200 N West Shore Blvd. All participants will be taught a song. Average singing ability preferred. Musical knowledge is not necessary to join Sweet Adelines. Call (352) 597-4376.
CPA to speak at investor's meeting
The Suncoast Real Estate Investor's Association will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Double Tree Hotel, 4500 W Cypress St. Jerry Davies, a CPA, will discuss "What to do about 1099s generated by forgiven debt." Free for members, $20 for guests. Call (813) 287-1515.
Chorus needs singers for 2010-11 season
The Tampa Oratorio Singers seeks singers for the 2010-11 season. Auditions are by appointment only at Palma Ceia Presbyterian Church, 3501 San Jose St. Choral or solo experience preferred. Singers need to have sight-reading skills and a short solo piece prepared. An accompanist will be provided. Auditions are held through Monday. Call Nancy Callahan at (813) 253-6047.
Motion Film Festival seeks submissions
The Motion Film Festival is looking for submissions for its November festival. Films must be less than 25 minutes long and considered a dramatic short, animated short or documentary short. The late submission deadline is Wednesday. There is a $20 charge per submission, $15 for students. For information, visit withoutabox.com.
Free shots offered for adopted adult cats
Adopt an adult cat from the Humane Society of Tampa Bay or Hillsborough County Animal Services, and receive free shots for the life of the feline, at 440 N Falkenburg Road or 3607 N Armenia Ave. The program runs through February 2011. Call (813) 744-5660.
Library hosts free after school activities
Continue education for kids after school with fun and creative activities focusing on computer skills, reading online stories and making crafts, at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Sulphur Springs Partnership Library, 8412 N 13th St. Free. Call (813) 273-3652.
Hyde Park North
Practice drawing with model on Wednesday
Practice your life drawing skills with a nude model in long and short poses, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday at Old Hyde Park Art Center, 705 Swann Ave. The cost is $8 or $6 for students. Call (813) 251-8201.
Movie and television association to meet
The Florida Motion Picture and Television Association will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at American Legion Post 5, 3810 W Kennedy Blvd. The group meets on the third Wednesday of every month for networking and guest speakers. Open to the public. Free. Call (813) 870-0505.
History writer will read, sign latest book
Manette Ansay will read and sign her latest book, Good Things I Wish You, a mix of history and photographs complete with images, sketches, and notes from past and present, at 7 p.m. Thursday at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave. Free. Call (813) 253-2638.
Aid your recovery from cancer with yoga
St. Joseph's Hospital will offer a Restorative Yoga Cancer Program from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in its Medical Arts Building, 3001 W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. The program helps lessen the psychological and physical side effects during and after cancer treatments. Free. To register, call (813) 443-3078.