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Dress up for scary Saturday at Riverview library

Dress up for scary Saturday at Riverview library

Riverview, Florida - Families are invited to come out for the Scary Saturday event at the community room at Riverview Branch Library at 10509 Riverview Drive in Riverview on Saturday, October 13.

Children are invited to wear their favorite costume, enjoy a scary story and decorate a mini pumpkin.

Seating is limited to 20 people so library goers are encouraged to register at the Ask Me Kiosk or by calling 813-273-3652.

Tai Chi with Bonnie Birdsall

Tai Chi with Bonnie Birdsall

Tampa, FL-- interested in doing Tai Chi....for FREE?!

Bonnie Birdsall will be conducting classes at the following libraries on various days throughout October. Her schedule is as follows:

Three HART, Streetcar Board meetings scheduled this month

Three HART, Streetcar Board meetings scheduled this month

Tampa, FL-- If you are a user of public transportation in Hillsborough County, you may want to attend one of the three scheduled public board meetings this month.

The meetings are scheduled as follows: 

Low cost classes for kids & adults in Hillsborough

Low cost classes for kids & adults in Hillsborough

Hillsborough County, Florida - Hillsborough County's Parks, Recreation and Conservation offers Cheerleading, Dance, Self Defense and many other classes at various neighborhood parks.

Classes are offered in partnership with private instructors from all around Hillsborough County. The cost of the classes varies from $0-$10, pay-as-you-go.

Classes will be held at any of the following locations: 

Wonders of Nature coming to the library!

Wonders of Nature coming to the library!

Tampa, Florida -- There's a cool event for the entire family coming up on Monday at the Upper Tampa Bay Regional Public Library.

Matt Edmond's Wonders of Nature will showcase a real talking parrot and one of the largest python's in the world! Your kids will learn all about birds of prey and other animals.

This is a free event. It's scheduled on Monday, October 1 at 6 p.m..

The Upper Tampa Bay Regional Public Library is located at 11211 Countryway Boulevard.

Prescribed burn in Lithia

Prescribed burn in Lithia

Lithia, Florida-- If you happen to see smoke in the sky and wonder what it's from, there is no need to worry. Hillsborough County has announced a prescribed burn scheduled for today in the Balm-Boyette Scrub Preserve.

The Florida Forest Service and the Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department are conducting the burn because of Palmetto-pine flatwoods and sandhill restoration. 

For more information, residents should contact the Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department at 813-672-7876.

 

 

Learn how to play Mah Jongg in Ruskin

Learn how to play Mah Jongg in Ruskin

Ruskin, Florida -- You can join the Mah Jongg Club to learn how to play Mah Jongg using the American rules. 

A free class is being held on Wednesday, September 5 at 6:30 p.m. at the SouthShore Regional Library, 15816 Beth Shields Way in Ruskin.

Organizers say spectators are also welcome.

The class is for adults and is limited to 16 participants.

If you'd like to take part you have to register in advance at the Information Desk at the library or by calling 813-273-3652.