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Veterans Day celebration, CPR class, Rotary breakfast among North Tampa events

Veterans Day: The St. Jude's Homeless Veterans Resource Center Veterans Day celebration runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Rotary Concourse Pavilion, 15323 State Road 52, Land O'Lakes. Call (813) 951-2288.

Sweetwater Organic Community Farm: Ronny Elliott and Big Wiggler will perform starting at 1 p.m. at the Sunday Market Music series at the farm, 6942 W Comanche Ave. Call (813) 887-4066 or visit

CPR workshop: Learn how to perform life-saving CPR techniques on infants, children and adults at 9 a.m. today at the Family Support & Resource Center, 1401-A Fowler Ave. Call (813) 870-4747.

New Tampa Rotary breakfast: Dennis Loomis, a member of the New Tampa Rotary Club, will talk about "The structure of the RI Foundation and NT Foundation and how you can help" at 7 a.m. today at the Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club, 5811 Tampa Palms Blvd. Call (813) 972-9235.

Northside Auxiliary Gala: The "Puttin' on the Glitz Starry, Starry Night" event takes place from 6 to 10 tonight at the TPepin Hospitality Centre, 4121 N 50th St. The event features a silent auction, live music and more. Cost is $75. Proceeds benefit PhoneFriend, a homework and phone service for school-aged children in Hillsborough. Call (813) 985-3861.

Temple Terrace Woman's Club: The Junior Junque Charity Rummage Sale is from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at 9250 N 56th St. Proceeds benefit the many charities the club supports. Call (813) 340-7069

The Children's Home: The Visitor Inspiration Program and tour is at 10 a.m. Saturday at 10909 Memorial Highway. Call (813) 864-1536 or visit

Alzheimer's Family Organization: Help keep older drivers safe with services including a free memory screening, family counseling session, driving assessment and more by appointment Saturday mornings at 3802 Ehrlich Road. Call (727) 534-6621 or (727) 848-8888.

Veterans Day: Celebrate from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Liberty Manor for Veterans, 10015 N Ninth St. The event features horseshoes, volleyball and music. Call (813) 352-7856 or (813) 900-9422.

Car seat safety: Learn how to choose and secure the right seat Thursday at the Family Support & Resource Center, 1401-A Fowler Ave. Times are given at registration. Call (813) 870-4747.

North Tampa Chamber of Commerce: Jerry Davies, a CPA, will talk about "Tax tools for your 2009 tax filing" at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, 2701 E Fowler Ave. Cost is $15 by Tuesday or $20 at the door. Call (813) 971-4710.

Tampa Audubon Society: Dave Tomasko, an environmental scientist, will talk about "Implications of sea level rise" at 7 p.m. Thursday at Century Buick Pontiac GMC, 3308 W Hillsborough Ave. Visit

New Tampa Evening Rotary: Jim Greiner will talk about AMBUCS, a charity promoting humor as medicine for regaining health, at 6:15 p.m. Thursday at the Hunter's Green Country Club, 18101 Longwater Run Drive. Call (813) 892-9782.

Veterans Day celebration, CPR class, Rotary breakfast among North Tampa events 11/05/09 [Last modified: Thursday, November 5, 2009 3:30am]
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