11/19/2019 – Rose Society

The Tampa Rose Society will meet Nov. 19 at 7 p.m., at the Seminole Garden Center, 5800 Central Ave., in Tampa. The guest speaker will be Dan Mills, of the Weed Patch, on the topic of how to ‘sniff’ types of fragrant roses. There will be refreshments and a rose-related raffle. For information, call (813) 933-6166. … [Read more...]

11/19/2019 – AmSkills seminar

The Land O’ Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, will host an AmSkills Mobile Innovation Station on Nov. 19 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., to show how AmSkills helps to train people for potentially high-paying jobs in manufacturing in Pasco County. For information, call (813) 929-1214. … [Read more...]

11/19/2019 – Big Brothers Big Sisters

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay will host an orientation/training on Nov. 19 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Wesley Chapel Honda, 27750 Wesley Chapel Blvd., for anyone interested in becoming a mentor/volunteer. For information, contact Deb Kristol-Irwin at (813) 997-6881 or . … [Read more...]

11/19/2019 – Music lecture

The Franciscan Center, 3010 N. Perry Ave., in Tampa, will host a free Straz Music Discovery Series Nov. 19 at 6:30 p.m., entitled “The Acoustics of Sound: Tone Color and Sonic Painting.” Patel Conservatory’s Lauren Baker Murray, music chair, will present the lecture series and cover a wide range of topics about the inner workings of music and the musical world. To RSVP, call (813) 229-2695, or … [Read more...]

11/19/2019 – Skunk presentation

The program, “Reading Doesn’t Stink,” will make its way on Nov. 19 at 11 a.m., to the Lutz Branch Library, 101 W. Lutz Lake Fern Road, and at 2 p.m., to the New Tampa Regional Library, 10001 Cross Creek Blvd. A representative from Florida Skunk Rescue will teach children all about skunks. Participants also can meet and read to a live skunk. The event is for kindergarten through third grade. For … [Read more...]

11/18/2019 – Veteran projects

The Land O’ Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, will host an open build for veteran projects on Nov. 18 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., for ages 9 and older. Minors may attend when accompanied by an adult. Woodworking volunteers will help participants create wooden pens and flag boxes for veterans. The finished projects will be distributed to veterans over the next few months at the James A. Haley … [Read more...]

11/18/2019 – The art of post-carding

The Hugh Embry Library, 14215 Fourth St., in Dade City, will host a new club on the art of post-carding on Nov. 18 at 6:30 p.m. Learn to share your experiences with people and places around the world. The first set of postcards will be provided. For information, call (352) 567-3576. … [Read more...]

11/18/2019 – Art club meeting

The Zephyrhills Art Club will meet Nov. 18 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., at the Alice Hall Community Center. The guest speaker will be self-taught artist Wayne Chunat, who will give a demonstration on his acrylic techniques. Refreshments will be served. For information, email Jo Ann Weatherbee at . … [Read more...]

11/18/2019 – Dress for Success

The Land O’ Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, will host a “Dress for Success” workshop on Nov. 18 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., for ages 15 and older. Topics will include what to wear on an interview, style, shopping, financial tips, local resources and more. For information, call (813) 929-1214. … [Read more...]

11/17/2019 – US-Israel history

Congregation Kol Ami, 3919 Moran Road in Tampa, will host guest speaker Eric Lynn, of the Center for a New American Security, on the topic of “Domes, Slings and Arrows: An Inside Look at the US-Israel Defense Relationship” on Nov. 17 at 10 a.m. For information, call Mitchell Weiss at (813) 962-6338, or email . … [Read more...]