Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Neighborhood events calendar

Tampa community events

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 newtamparotary.org.

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 keystonecivic.org.

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 aarp.org/taxaide.

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 AndrewPllm@aol.com.

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]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. YouTube's Minecraft sensation Dan TDM brings live show to Clearwater

    Events

    Dan Middleton's YouTube channel has had more than 10 billion views since 2012.

    Dan Middleton's Dan TDM live tour is set to stop in Clearwater on Sunday. [Photo by Emily Herogian]
  2. Lightning's Mathieu Joseph on the rise at development camp

    Blogs

    BRANDON — The last 12 months have been quite the ride for Mathieu Joseph.

    Mathieu Joseph checks Carolina's Jake Bean during a preseason game in September in Tampa.
  3. Pinellas legislators talk governor's race, policy at delegation breakfast

    Blogs

    If anybody was expecting state Sen. Jack Latvala, R-Clearwater, to quit being coy and and announce his bid for the 2018 governor's race to the friendly crowd at Clearwater Regional Chamber of Commerce's annual legislative delegation breakfast Wednesday, they left disappointed.

  4. DOT shows alternatives to former Tampa Bay Express toll lanes

    Transportation

    TAMPA — State transportation officials are evaluating at least a half-dozen alternatives to the controversial Tampa Bay interstate plan that they will workshop with the community for the next 18 months.

    Florida Department of Transportation consultant Brad Flom explains potential alternatives to adding toll lanes to Interstate 275 during a meeting Wednesday at DOT's Tampa office. Flom presented seven diagrams, all of which swapped toll lanes for transit, such as light rail or express bus, in the I-275 corridor from downtown Tampa to Bearss Ave. [CAITLIN JOHNSTON | Times]
  5. Florida Orchestra and Tampa Bay Master Chorale scrap search for a joint conductor

    Stage

    TAMPA — After a yearlong effort, the Master Chorale of Tampa Bay and the Florida Orchestra have abandoned their search for a conductor capable of leading both groups.

    Doreen Rao conducts a concert with the Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus and Orchestra in December 2010. Photo by Enid Bloch.