Sunday, April 22, 2018
News Roundup

South Tampa events, May 10 and upcoming

Mom's morning escape: This monthly event features free mini massage, coffee or tea and a muffin for moms, from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Whole Foods Market, 1548 N Dale Mabry Highway. First come, first served. Pick up vouchers at the customer service desk. Call (813) 874-9435.

Celebrate centenarians: Hillsborough County Aging Services Division wants to recognize residents who are 100 years or older with an honorary letter. If you are of this age or know a person who has reached this age, call Agatha at (813) 272-6956.

Car seat inspection: Schedule a free appointment and learn how to correctly install your child's car seat with help from a certified child passenger safety technician. Bring your car seat, the instructions and your vehicle owner's manual to AAA, 1515 N Westshore Blvd., on Monday. Additional car seats and/or vehicles require a separate appointment. To register call (813) 443-3078. Allow 30-45 minutes per appointment.

Beauty boost for cancer patients: The American Cancer Society is offering a free beauty support program from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday at the St. Joseph's Hospital Cancer Institute, first floor conference room, 3001 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Patients are taught beauty techniques to help reduce the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatments. Makeup ordered for each participant is based on skin type/color. To RSVP, call the American Cancer Society toll-free at 1-800-227-9954. Call (813) 443-3078 to register.

Crazy for quilting: Families and adults interested in learning how to quilt can visit the North Tampa Branch Library, 8916 North Blvd., at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Amara Scozzari will be there to demonstrate the basics of quilting, and participants can work on a monthly theme or individual designs. All materials are provided.

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