Native Plant Sale! Saturday, October 21, 2017

The Nature Coast Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society is having a Native Plant Sale on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 10am to 2pm at the Land O’ Lakes Community Center, 5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd./US 41, Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639. There will be: • A large selection of quality nursery-grown native plants suitable for your Florida landscape • A plant profile for each plant purchased to help buyers put the plants in the right place • Free literature and nursery information • Native plant books for sale • Carts available for plant transportation • A Master Gardener … Continue reading Native Plant Sale! Saturday, October 21, 2017

Voices of Cuba Event

In concert with its upcoming Under the Cuban Sun exhibition, the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts (FMoPA) will explore the nuanced history and culture of Cuba with an open-mic night on Nov. 3. The open-mic night, titled Voices of Cuba, is open to the public. Anyone with an authentic testimony about Cuba or Cuban culture is invited to share. Presenters from all cultures and backgrounds are invited to participate. All forms of storytelling are welcome. Poetry, songs, anecdotes, personal mementos, letters, recipes, objects, and of course, photographs are a few examples of things that guests can share. Guests are encouraged … Continue reading Voices of Cuba Event

Travel the World in a Day

From October 26 to 29, St. Petersburg International Folk Fair Society, Inc. (SPIFFS) and its ethnic member groups present the 43rd Annual International Folk Fair at Vinoy Park on St. Petersburg’s beautiful waterfront, transforming it into a microcosm of the world. In addition to ethnic foods and cultural displays, the Folk Fair offers a multitude of special entertainment in the form of dancing, singing, and drumming by more than thirty ethnic groups. On the two school days (October 26 and 27), Giving Tree Music will engage groups of students in drum circles, and various student groups will be performing on … Continue reading Travel the World in a Day

Women-n-Charge September Meeting

Join the vibrant ladies of Women-n-Charge on Friday, October 6th from 11:15am-1:15pm at Pebble Creek Country Club (10550 Regents Park Dr., Tampa, 33647). The meeting includes lunch, a presentation, and time to network. We share our talents, build relationships, and share our resources with other women in business. The cost is $15 for members (who RSVP by Tuesday before) and $18 for all guests. Please register at women-n-charge.com. For more information, please contact Judy at 813-600-9848 or info@women-n-charge.com. In October, our guest speaker is Coach Laura White, and she will share some basic tools and pointers to enhance positive communication, … Continue reading Women-n-Charge September Meeting

Florida Church Safety Conference

Best safety practices and liabilities for your houses of worship Trinity Security Allies is pleased to announce their Inaugural Church Safety & Liability Conference to be held October 14, 2017 at Generations Christian Church in Trinity, FL. This training is designed for pastors, staff, volunteers, and those that are interested in the safety of their church. Experts in church safety will bring relevant insight to better prepare your church in the event of an incident and educate your church on avoiding foreseeable lawsuits against your organization. For more information about the Church Safety & Liability Conference, Trinity Security Allies, or … Continue reading Florida Church Safety Conference

18th Annual Holiday Bazaar

Featuring over 100 pieces of restored and repurposed furniture, the event will be held at Forest Hills Presbyterian Church located at 709 W. Linebaugh Ave. Tampa, 33612 on October 21 from 8am-2pm. There will also be a pancake breakfast and a barbeque lunch! Homemade baked goods, pickles and jams, jewelry, books, games, puzzles, antiques and collectibles, vintage linens, artwork, and more will be available as well. All proceeds from this event go to help those in need in the Tampa Bay area and those in the Tampa Bay area who help those in need throughout the world. Continue reading 18th Annual Holiday Bazaar

30th Annual Blessing of the Animals

Clement’s Episcopal Church hosts its 30th Annual Blessing of the Animals Celebration on Saturday, October 7, 2017, from 10am until 2pm. The festival offers fun for the entire family. Admission is free. Blessing of the Animals Worship Service at noon. Celebrate the Feast Day of St. Francis with dogs, cats, geese, hamsters, birds, and all pets blessed inside the church. Each will receive a St. Francis medal and a Prayers for Pets booklet. St. Clement’s Episcopal Church is nestled in a quiet corner of Forest Hills, at 706 West 113th Ave, Tampa. It is a vibrant, caring, and family-friendly community … Continue reading 30th Annual Blessing of the Animals

Under God’s Control

By David Wilkerson In these last days, the Lord’s eye is not fixed on world powers but on the church of Jesus Christ. God is not focused on the economy, on the rise of world religions, on the roaring of the heathen. According to Isaiah, the nations are to God “as a drop of a bucket” (Isaiah 40:15). They are all under His sovereign rule and reign. God knows all about terrorist threats, wars and rumors of wars. His Word warns that the heathen will rage, secular powers will try to outlaw Christianity, and fast-growing, anti-Christ movements will boast they’ll … Continue reading Under God’s Control

NAMI Pasco Support Group Meetings

The Pasco County Chapter of NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) offers two types of support group meetings each month, one for those living with mental illness and another for family and friends of those with mental illness. This covers all brain disorders including but not limited to OCD, depression, bi-polar, schizophrenia, multiple personalities, etc. Information: 727-992-9653 or www.namipasco.org. Continue reading NAMI Pasco Support Group Meetings