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Art lecture: The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts will host a lecture by Deli Sacilotto in conjunction with its current exhibit by Chuck Close, 2 p.m. today at 400 N Ashley Drive. Free for members, $10 for nonmembers. Visit

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Judicial applicants sought: The 13th Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission is accepting applications for one circuit court judge position and one county court judge position. Applicants must be residents of Hillsborough County, registered voters and members of the Florida Bar for five years. Download the application from under the publications link. Application deadline is Tuesday. Call (813) 204-6405.

Better Breathers support group: Memorial Hospital of Tampa will host a Better Breathers Club support group from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at 2901 Swann Ave. The support group is for anyone with chronic pulmonary disease. Friends and family welcome. Light lunch served. Call (813) 342-1313 for reservations.

GED workshop: The Centre for Women will offer a series of free two-hour workshops to help women prepare to take the GED. This workshop will focus on reading, at 11 a.m. Wednesday at 305 S Hyde Park Ave. Registration required. Call (813) 251-8437.

Breast cancer support group: A support group for patients, survivors, family members and significant others, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at St. Joseph's Women's Hospital Pavilion, fourth floor classrooms, 3030 W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Guest speakers and topics vary each month. Free. Call (813) 870-4123.

Raining pizzas: Try to catch a free Papa Murphy's Take 'N' Bake pizza as boxes containing gift certificates are parachuted from a helicopter at 6 p.m. Thursday on the putting greens at the Claw, the University of South Florida's golf course. Kids get free pizza and everyone gets a chance to win free pizzas for a year. Some of the proceeds of Papa Murphy's sales will go to sending children with Williams syndrome — a physical and mental disability — to a music therapy camp. For more information, call Papa Murphy's at (813) 960-3010. The Claw is at 3801 N 46th St.

Free adult dental care: Get one free filling, a cleaning or a tooth extraction starting at 7 a.m. Feb. 8 at Monticciolo Family & Sedation Dentistry, 8327 W Hillsborough Ave. Registration opens at 7 a.m. at the dental office. Those in need are encouraged to come early and will be seen first-come, first-served. The day of free dental care for ages 18 and older is a project of Dentistry From the Heart, a nonprofit organization founded by Dr. Vincent Monticciolo as a way to give back to the community and address the growing number of people without dental insurance. In nine years, Dentistry From the Heart events have contributed more than $11 million in free dentistry and helped more than 80,000 patients across the country. For information, visit

Donations needed: The GFWC Lutz-Land O'Lakes Woman's Club is calling for donations for its upcoming flea market. All proceeds from the sale are returned to the community through club donations to charitable and civic groups. Members will be on hand from 9 a.m. to noon each Monday and Wednesday in February at the Old Lutz School, 18819 U.S. 41, to accept clean, usable clothing and household items in working order (large appliances will not be accepted). The annual flea market will be held at the school from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 1, March 2 and March 9. Antiques, collectibles, clothing, shoes, accessories, linens, decor items, furniture, appliances, tools, toys, sports equipment and holiday decor are some of the items on sale at bargain prices. A concession with breakfast and lunch items will be available, and the plant lady will be in her booth. For further information, call (813) 949-1937 or (813) 948-4752.

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