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New Tampa Rotary: Sheryle Baker, director of the Life Center, will talk at 7 a.m. today at the New Tampa Rotary Club breakfast meeting at Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club, 5811 Tampa Palms Blvd. The cost is $12. Call (813) 972-9235 or visit

Meet your commissioner: Hillsborough County Commissioner Kevin Beckner will hold an informal public meeting from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Jimmie B. Keel Regional Library, 2902 W Bearss Ave., to learn about residents' needs and concerns. Coffee and light refreshments will be served.

ADHD and autism seminar: Nelson Mane will talk about advances in ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorder treatments at 10 a.m. Saturday at Messiah Lutheran Church, 14920 Hutchinson Road. Call (813) 935-4744.

Plein aire painting: Terry Klaaren will lead an outdoor acrylic painting class at 10 a.m. Saturday at Riverhills Park, 405 Riverhills Drive. Call (813) 985-9200.

Keystone Civic Association: The Gunn Highway Adopt-A-Road cleanup is at 8 a.m. Saturday. Meet at 7:30 a.m. at the Keystone Community Center, 17928 Gunn Highway. Call (813) 920-5561 or visit

Stop aging: A seminar on anti-aging is at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Weight and Body Solutions, 5907 Webb Road. Call (813) 866-4395.

CABA After Five: Share small business experiences with other business owners at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Kitchen & Bath Factory, 5518 Linebaugh Ave. Call (813) 963-3100.

Northdale OWLS: See the crew of the Channel 8 show Daytime as part of the live audience Thursday. Meet at 8:15 a.m. at Northdale Park, 15550 Spring Pine Drive. The cost is $20 and includes a tour and transportation. Call (813) 962-0397.

Rheumatoid arthritis support group: Laura Muchmore, a registered nurse, will talk to the group about alternative approaches to control arthritis at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Forest Hills Recreation Center, 724 109th St. Call (813) 495-3000.

Tax volunteers sought: Volunteers are needed for the AARP Tax-Aide Program to help low- and moderate-income residents with tax returns. Call toll-free, 1-888-687-2277, or visit

Support for Asperger's parents: A new support group in the Westchase area is reaching out to parents of children with Asperger's syndrome, a persuasive development disorder and high functioning autism. Parents can share stories and resources. The first meeting will take place in a private home at 6 p.m. Feb. 7. Call (813) 476-5696 or e-mail

One-day closing for Town 'N Country library: The new regional library at the Town 'N Country Commons, 7606 Paula Drive, will close Feb. 8 so workers can install parking lot lights. If you need a library that day, the nearest branch is the Upper Tampa Bay Regional Public Library, 11211 Countryway Blvd. It will be open from 12:30 to 5 p.m. Call (813) 273-3652.

Tampa community events 01/29/09 [Last modified: Thursday, January 29, 2009 1:03pm]
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