Thursday, January 18, 2018
News Roundup

Tampa area neighborhood events

Apple technology for beginners: Adults interested in learning about iOS, the operating system that powers Apple iPads, iPhones and iPod Touches, can attend an introductory course at the John F. Germany Public Library Carmen Manis Room, 900 N Ashley Drive today from 1 to 3 p.m. The course will help new users understand how their devices work and how to interact with them. Registration in person required no earlier than 30 minutes prior to the start of the program. Seating limit is 12. Call (813) 273-3652 for more information.

With Women We Win monthly meeting: Guest speaker LT Lafferty will share his expertise Monday on the realities of government and ethics. 6:30 p.m. $28 for members; $30 for guests. Floridan Palace Hotel, 905 N Florida Ave. Call (813) 225-1700 for more information.

Family Center on Deafness telephone distribution: Florida Telecommunications Relay Inc. will provide free specialized equipment and training to adults on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Jimmie B. Keel Regional Library, 2902 W Bearss Ave., to qualified Florida residents who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired. The equipment enables them to place and receive phone calls. Location: Room 2. Call (813) 273-3652 for more information.

July Fourth party: Residents of Temple Terrace are invited to the Bulluck Law Group's second annual Fourth of July cookout from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Bulluck Legal Center, 306 Bullard Parkway, Temple Terrace. Last year's event drew more than 1,000 people. The party will feature free food, drinks, face painting for children, games, raffles, music and a fun photo booth. The cookout starts at the end of the Temple Terrace Fourth of July parade.

Charles Greacen is an artist working in Hyde Park. To reach him, go to www.towntiles.com.

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