Book discussion group to meet
Rainbow Readers, a gay and lesbian book group, will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday at The Center of Tampa, 4265 Henderson Blvd., to discuss The Short History of a Prince: A Novel by Jane Hamilton. The book is about the life of a young man coming to grips with his sexuality, the death of his brother and his faltering ballet career. For information, call Ric Sullivan at (813) 221-1423 or the Center at (813) 287-2687.
Alpha House to host orientation
Alpha House of Tampa, 208 S Tampania Ave., will host a volunteer orientation and social from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. Alpha House provides safe housing, education and counseling, parenting and life skills training, vocational support, and spiritual support to pregnant women in crisis. Volunteers are needed to help as labor and delivery coaches, drivers, academic and computer tutors, office help, and landscaping. For information, call (813) 875-2024.
_ Send information about meetings and events to Connie Drew, The Times, 14358-B N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618, or fax it to (813) 226-3352. Deadline is two weeks before the event.