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Tampa area event listings, May 4-10

Friday Morning Musicale meeting: Russian pianist and student Aza Torshkoeva will perform, followed by a luncheon, 10 a.m. today at Friday Morning Musicale, 809 W Horatio St. $7 for luncheon, reservations required. Call (813) 258-4752.

Alzheimer's workshop: Caregivers and family members of Alzheimer's patients can attend a free hands-on workshop with real-life scenarios moderated by dementia care expert Teepa Snow, from 2 to 5 p.m. today at Embassy Suites, 10220 Palm River Road. For more information, visit teepasnow.com.

Orchid affair: Find a special orchid for mom or add to your collection from the hundreds of blooming orchids in the greenhouses and from guest vendors, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Louis Del Favero Orchids, 6609 Gant Road. Also from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Call (813) 961-8277.

Summer camp registration: Parents and children can preview more than 15 camps offered by Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department during registration day, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at All People's Life Center, 6105 E Sligh Ave. Space limited, prices vary. Call (813) 635-3500.

Library history road show: Patrons are encouraged to bring their Seminole Heights Branch Library memories, photographs and other items to share, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Seminole Heights Branch Library, 4711 Central Ave. Free. Call (813) 273-3652.

Diabetes support group: Discuss challenges, share success stories and gain resources during this monthly support group, from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. Wednesday at Memorial Hospital, 2901 Swann Ave., Classroom 109-B. Free. Light lunch included. For reservations, call (813) 342-1313.

Conversations and cocktails: Ekhos, a group of professional female leaders, will present the discussion on political correctness "To be (PC) or not to be (PC)? How Strong Is Your Verbal Filter?" from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Heights Riverfront, 1910 N Ola Ave. $10 in advance, $15 at the door; includes one glass of wine and hor d'oeuvres. For more information, visit ekhos.org.

Stroke fair: Get free health screenings, refreshments and information on stroke educational and rehabilitation services, plus hear from professors and stroke survivors from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Tampa General Hospital Community Health Education Center, 740 S Village Circle. Free parking. Call toll-free 1-800-822-3627.

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