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Tampa Crossroads rummage sale benefits ATHENA program

Forest Hills

Beginning Internet class set on Thursdays

The Life Enrichment Center is offering "Internet for Beginners," a computer class for adults with individualized instruction in a small classroom setting.

The class consists of four one-hour sessions from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursdays through April 30 at 9704 N Blvd.

The cost is $50 for four weeks.

A basic understanding of computers is required. Advance registration is required.

Call (813) 932-0241 for more information.


Youths sought for sports exhibition

The Team Tampa SportsFest seeks youth to participate in a one-day exhibition of competitive youth sports April 25 in Tampa.

Organizers seek 12 and under baseball and basketball teams, high school boys and girls basketball teams, and 12 and under boys and 14 and under girls soccer programs.

Travel, school and club teams are welcome to participate.

For more information, call Coach David at (813) 506-1493 or send an e-mail to


Life's Treasures needs donated items to sell

Volunteers at Life's Treasures are facing a shortage of items for resale. They are accepting donations of gently worn clothing, household goods, furniture, jewelry, antiques and small appliances. Proceeds benefit programs offered by LifePath Hospice in Hillsborough County. Donations can be dropped off 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturday at 1918 S Dale Mabry, and 4802 Gunn Highway in Carrollwood. Pickup service available for larger items. Call Terry at (813) 259-1028.

Ybor City

Rummage sale benefits homeless

Tampa Crossroads will host a rummage sale to benefit the ATHENA homeless female veterans program from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in the Badcock Building at 1315 E Seventh Ave.

The sale includes furniture, clothing and books.

The cost is $5. Call (813) 238-5210.

Job Finders Network offers help with skills

Tampa Job Finders Network is a community gathering for job seekers who want help with resumes, job hunting skills, interviews, networking and job fair preparation.

The group meets 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Tre Amici at the Bunker, 1907 N 19th St. Call (813) 247-6964 or visit

North Hyde Park

Author will read, sign his debut novel

Author John Jeter will read and sign his debut novel, The Plunder Room, about one man's mission to preserve his family's ideals of honor and loyalty, 7 p.m. Thursday at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave. Free. Call (813) 253-2638.

Gandy/Sun Bay South

Coast Guard auxiliary teaches boating skills

The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 79 offers a Boating Skills and Seamanship Program from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesdays at 5108 W Gandy Blvd. The program is scheduled on a looping basis where boaters can begin any Wednesday and continue until all chapters are complete. The cost is $60 and includes textbook, certificate and wallet card. Call (813) 835-4118 or visit

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