Monday, December 11, 2017
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Tampa area event listings, June 22-28

Greyhound meet and greet: Greyhound Rescue and Adoptions of Tampa Bay will hold a meet and greet with greyhounds and their adoptive or foster parents from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Westshore Petco, 136 S West Shore Blvd. Free. Call (813) 971-4732.

Tennis play day: The city of Tampa Parks and Recreation Department will offer "10 and Under Tennis Play Day" from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Sandra Freedman Tennis Complex, 59 Columbia Drive. The event will use kid-sized courts and equipment. $20, includes refreshments and prizes. To register, call (813) 431-5212.

Breast-feeding 101: A one-session class that covers the basics of breast-feeding, milk production, positions and latch-on techniques, 1 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at St. Joseph's Women's Hospital Pavilion, fourth-floor classroom, 3030 W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. $35. To register, call (813) 443-3078.

Library History Roadshow: Library patrons can bring their Robert W. Saunders Sr. Public Library memories, photographs and memorabilia to share and scan to the branch at 1505 Nebraska Ave. from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Free. Call (813) 273-3652.

Nominees sought for Disability Advocacy Awards: The Hillsborough County Alliance for Citizens With Disabilities is seeking nominations for the annual Disability Advocacy Awards, which honors local individuals and organizations that have improved the lives of people living with disabilities. The deadline for nominations is Monday. For a nomination form, visit hillsboroughcounty.org/liasions/ada or call (813) 251-2407.

Free screenings and medication check: Memorial Hospital of Tampa will offer blood pressure and glucose screenings and the chance to speak with a pharmacist about possible medication side effects and drug interactions from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at 2901 Swann Ave. Free. Call (813) 342-1313.

Back pain seminar: Dr. Langmaid will present "Regain Your Optimal Health: A Workshop on Managing Back Pain" and demonstrate sitting, lifting and sleeping techniques from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at North Tampa Branch Library, 8916 N Boulevard. Free. Call (813) 273-3652.

Night photography: Photographer Ronald Slaton will teach participants how to take better night photographs with a digital camera at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at John F. Germany Public Library, 900 N Ashley Drive. Free. Call (813) 273-3652.

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