Saturday, December 16, 2017
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National Day of Prayer: The city of Tampa will celebrate the National Day of Prayer at 7 tonight at George M. Steinbrenner Field. Join pastors and leaders from throughout Tampa Bay in prayer at this event. Christian evangelist and missionary Reinhard Bonnke is the featured guest speaker. Admission and parking are free. Visit ndptampa.org.

Love2Laugh comedy tour: The Love2Laugh Mother's Day tour, featuring family friendly comedians Rod Z, Steffon Vann and Crystal P., will be held at the College Hill Conference Center 1002 E. Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd., at 4 p.m. May 12. Tickets are available for a donation of $15 in advance or $20 at the door and are available at love2laughmothersday.eventbrite.com. For more information, call (813) 451-5667 or UGE, planning producer for the tour, at (813) 325-2539.

Manhattan Avenue United Methodist Church, 4511 S Manhattan Ave., will have its annual Spring Rummage Sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the Fellowship Hall. Shop for items including clothing, furniture, collectibles, books and plants. Baked goods and lunch will also be available. Call (813) 839-3361.

The Franciscan Center, 3010 N Perry Ave., will offer a mothers and daughters day retreat from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Cost is $20 and includes lunch. Also, an evening retreat, As a Tree by Streams of Water, inspired by the short story The Man Who Planted Trees, will begin at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Cost is $20. For more information on these and other programs at the center, call (813) 229-2695 or visit franciscancentertampa.org.

Bayshore Baptist Church, 3111 W Morrison Ave., will present a chorus show, "Classics to Broadway," at 4 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $5 at the door. For more information, visit tbcchorus.org.

The Tampa Jewish Community Center & Federation, 13009 Community Campus Drive, offers a senior adult current events discussion group on alternate Tuesdays from 10:30 a.m. to noon. For more information on the schedule, call (813) 264-9000. A registration form is available at jewishtampa.com under "Upcoming Events."

First Baptist Church of Tampa, 302 W Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, holds a family dinner every Wednesday at 5 p.m., followed by Bible study. For more information, call (813) 251-2425.

Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 509 N Florida Ave., Tampa, holds a divorced and separated support group Wednesdays from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, call (813) 229-1595.

Relevant Church, 1704 N 16th St., invites all to Discover Relevant, a time to meet with pastors and learn more about the church, from 1 to 3 p.m. May 19. Call (813) 242-4800.

South Tampa Fellowship, 97 Biscayne Ave., offers a singles service, 97 West, at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Call (813) 251-1515.

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