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Cooking Oil Recycling Effort launched to avoid plumbing problems

Cooking Oil Recycling Effort launched to avoid plumbing problems

 

Hillsborough Co., FL-- If your holiday plans include deep-frying a turkey – or anything else delicious – Hillsborough County has just the place to take cooking oil that is past its useful life.

Free family story time in Ruskin

Free family story time in Ruskin

Ruskin, Florida -- Family story time is being held Thursdays: Nov. 8, 15 and 29 at 7 p.m. at the SouthShore Regional Library.

Organizers say there will be action rhymes, interactive activities, songs, and stories during the 30-minute program that celebrates a love of reading for children of all ages.

Children and families are welcome to the free event.

Learn how to draw and color cartoons in Riverview

Learn how to draw and color cartoons in Riverview

Riverview, Florida -- Children and teens can join local teen artist Leah Lopez as she teaches them how to draw and color cartoons. All materials will be provided too.

The free event is being held at the Riverview Branch Library at 10509 Riverview Drive in Riverview on Thursday, Nov. 8 at 4 p.m.&

Join the Mah Jongg club in Ruskin

Join the Mah Jongg club in Ruskin

Ruskin, Florida -- You can join the Mah Jongg Club to learn to play Mah Jongg using the American rules. On Wednesdays, Nov. 7 and 28 at 6:30 p.m.

You're being encouraged to gather at the SouthShore Regional Library at 15816 Beth Shields Way in Ruskin to learn more.

Spectators are also welcome. Participants are being encouraged to  bring their own Mah Jongg set or card.

The events are free but meant for adults.

Learn the art of meditation tomorrow!

Learn the art of meditation tomorrow!

Tampa, Florida -- Need a bit of peace, quiet and relaxation in your life?

Learn how to meditate your worries away this weekend at the Upper Tampa Bay Regional Public Library.

A presentation will be held on tomorrow, October 27 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. in the Conference Room at the library.

You will learn how to use meditation to cope with stress and improve your well being.

Malicious software class to protect your computer

Malicious software class to protect your computer

Ruskin, FL - Organizers are inviting the public out to learn about different types of malicious software, how they get on personal computers, how to remove them, and precautions to take when using the Internet.

The free class is for adults and is being held tomorrow, October 19 at 3 p.m. in the Pauline Dickman Lawler Community Room of the Ruskin Branch Library which is located at 26 Dickman Dr. S.E.
in Ruskin.

Free Wi-Fi service at Ruskin recreation center

Free Wi-Fi service at Ruskin recreation center

Ruskin, Florida - Hillsborough County Park, Recreation and Conservation says Wi-Fi service is now available at 12 recreation centers including one in Ruskin.

This Wi-Fi service is available from 7 a.m. until midnight, seven days a week, and is part of Hillsborough County's efforts to continuously improve the experiences at its facilities for its residents.

The recreation center offering free Wi-Fi in Ruskin is located at 901 6th Street. It was one of a dozen centers chosen due to how busy how busy it gets.