Get your kids a new Halloween costume for free. Just bring a uses, un-torn, unstained costume to Playtime (6124 N U.S. 41, Apollo Beach) or Revolution Ice Cream (220 W Brandon Blvd., Brandon) during business hours through Sept. 19 and receive a ticket to pick out a new costume at the park from 3 …
Club meets every other month on Mondays, from Sept.-May, with tips for Florida gardening.
Learn about the importance of protecting natural resources at this month's meeting.
Ikebana International Chapter #65 welcomes guests to explore the ancient Japanese art of floral and natural material arranging. Regular meetings free to first time guests, then $10 thereafter, unless otherwise noted.
'Bamboo and Journey to Roots of Ikebana Tradition' is program by Dr.. Ricardo Carrasco of the Banmi Shofu Ryu school of ikebana; workshop on using bamboo to create a 'taisaku' (large structure) follows lunch (bring lunch) and required pre-registration and $25 cost.
Flock to your favorite Pollo Tropical for an island-inspired meal. Dress like a chicken or and cluck at a Pollo Tropical cashier to get a free quarter chicken meal with beans and rice. At Tampa Pollo Tropical locations; pollotropical.com for restaurant locations.
Throughout the month, a red Hindell Park sofa donated by Ashley Furniture HomeStore and hosted by The American Heart Association will tour around town, and participants are encouraged to take a seat at different tour stops and share their story about heart disease, stroke or the ways in which th …
Hannah Glogower, a professional wedding photographer in Central Florida for the past 4 years, will give personal guidance and instruction on how to turn your passion into a full-time job. Learn the creative, as well as the competitive side, along with basic camera functions, post-processing, cre …
Price: $120, $105 members.
Jordan Belfort, the real Wolf of Wall Street, will teach you how to convince someone to buy your product, skills for business success, money secrets, persuasion techniques and more.
Join models and fashion designers to kick-off St. Pete Art and Fashion Week with a cocktail party including appetizers. Tickets must be purchased online at stpeteartandfashionweek.com by Sept. 14.
Price: $80 (includes admission to all SPAFW events and discounts at area shops).
Mark Twain and Will Rogers, presented by author and storyteller Jerry Cowling.
Price: $60 for the series subscription, which includes all lectures and a field trip on Oct. 21 to Appleton Art Museum in Ocala. Walk-ins pay $8 per lecture.
Learn how to design, program and build a competitive robot using the Lego Mindstorm Robotic kit, in an after school team program for children ages 8 and older. Teams will have the opportunity to compete with their robots. Program runs each month on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4 p.m. to …
Price: $20-$40 per session.
The course is accredited by the American National Standards Institution and Conference for Food Protection, and prepares students for employment as a food services supervisor or a food services manager. The class continues each Monday through Oct. 6.