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A Tribute to the Apollo Theatre

Saturday, May 23, 2015 from 6:00PM to 9:30PM

Location: Clearwater MLK Jr Neighborhood Center Coalition, 1201 Douglas Ave. in Clearwater

Contact: phone: 727-643-3500

Enjoy this musical presentation featuring celebrity impersonations. Dinner served 6-7p, followed by the show.

Category: Entertainment Events

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Dmitry Baevsky in Concert

Sunday, May 24, 2015 from 3:00PM to 6:00PM

Location: Studio@620, 620 1st Ave. So. in St. Pete

Contact: website: www.studio620.org

The Studio@620 welcomes Dmitry Baevsky, a formidable altoist from the New York jazz scene, who was born on May 24th in St. Petersburg, Russia - come celebrate his birthday during this exciting show! His dark, warm tone, superior technique, harmonic sophistication, hard-driving and tasteful playing make him one of the most exciting saxophonists out there. Baevsky has proven himself to be a formidable force to be reckoned with, confirming his prodigious abilities in countless appearances with some of the music’s greatest artists. Don't miss this opportunity to experience him playing live in the intimate setting of The Studio@620! Performing with Nate Najar guitar, John Webber bass, and Joe Strasser drums.

Category: Entertainment Events

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African Liberation Day

Sunday, May 24, 2015 from 4:00PM to 7:00PM

Location: Uhuru House 1245 18th Ave. So. in St. Pete

Contact: African Peoples Socialist Party | phone: (727) 914-3619 | website: www.asiuhurs.org

Enjoy Speakers,  Music, Food, and Culture.

Category: General

Free Professional Grant Writing Workshop

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 from 2:00PM to 3:30PM

Location: Children’s Board of Hillsborough County, 1002 E. Palm Ave. in Tampa

Learn How To: Describe the different types of grants, Describe the different types of grantors, Identify research tools available to the grant seeker, Describe the fundamental of grant writing, Describe the proposal writing process, Describe concept paper, letter of Intent, and letter of inquiry process, Identify grant terms

For more information, contact Michael Randolph at 813-857-7657.   Seating is limited; please e-mail us at nonprofitcenter1@aol.com to confirm a seat and to attain an invitation and workshop packet. No one will be admitted without an invitation.

Category: Business Events

Free Professional Grant Writing Workshop

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 from 2:00PM to 3:30PM

Location: Children’s Board of Hillsborough County, 1002 E. Palm Ave. in Tampa

Learn How To: Describe the different types of grants, Describe the different types of grantors, Identify research tools available to the grant seeker, Describe the fundamental of grant writing, Describe the proposal writing process, Describe concept paper, letter of Intent, and letter of inquiry process, Identify grant terms

For more information, contact Michael Randolph at 813-857-7657.   Seating is limited; please e-mail us at nonprofitcenter1@aol.com to confirm a seat and to attain an invitation and workshop packet. No one will be admitted without an invitation.

Category: Business Events

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Cocktails and Conversations

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 from 5:00PM to 9:00PM

Location: Gallery Bistro, 2223 Westshore Blvd. in Tampa

A Degree or Better Productions presents Cocktails and Conversations, a complimentary weekly social happy hour for those professionals looking for a mid-week unwind. Come and enjoy drink and food specials while listening to live music setting the atmosphere. This event is designed for the social and networking professional. Every week/month we will highlight and support a local charity. So come out and enjoy the vibe as we mix and mingle every Wednesday evening.

 

Category: Entertainment Events

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Energy Summit Tampa Bay

From: Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 8:30AM
To: Friday, May 29, 2015 at 1:30PM

Location: Hilton St. Petersburg Carillon Park

Contact: website: http://esummit-tb.org/

Join the Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council to explore our region’s energy future,  hear what is already developing, and listen for the economic benefits of collaboration.

Category: General

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Movies in the Park - Movie: Saturday Night Fever

Thursday, May 28, 2015 from 7:00PM to 10:00PM

Location: North Straub Park in St. Pete

Price: Free

Contact: website: http://www.stpetepreservation.org/page-1806145

Often called the “best little event on the waterfront,” Movies in the Park occurs each Thursday evening during the months of May and October. The evening starts with an hour of live music followed by a movie.  Guests bring blankets, low chairs, and picnics, or they can purchase refreshments from a growing cadre of vendors, most of them local favorites from the Saturday Morning Market. The event captures the essence of what people love about St. Petersburg – community, culture (and counter-culture!) and camaraderie. Free, secure, on-site bicycle valet available thanks to the St. Pete Bike Co-op.

Category: Entertainment Events

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Democratic Black Caucus of Florida 33rd Annual Conference

From: Friday, May 29, 2015 at 9:00AM
To: Sunday, May 31, 2015 at 6:00PM

Contact: website: www.dbcflorida.org

“We Shall Not Be Moved: Honoring the Past and Shaping the Future”  Keynote speakers inlude Congressman Emanuel Cleaver II and Dr. Benjamin Chavis, Jr.

Category: Civic Events

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FREE ACT Math Boot Camp

Saturday, May 30, 2015 from 10:00AM to 1:30PM

Location: Childs Park YMCA, 691 43rd St. So. in St. Pete

Contact: website: www.ACTMathCamp.Eventbrite.com

The purpose of this FREE ACT Math Boot Camp is to help students prepare for and raise their scores on the June 13, 2015 ACT Math Test. It will benefit Students in Grade 8 through 12.

This program is being facilitated by Linea Baker of So-Serious.com. Sis Linea is an Applied Mathematician and Mathematics Scholar. She received her B.S. in Mathematics and Physics from the University of New Orleans where she also had the pleasure of teaching Mathematics. Linea is passionate about sharing her gift of teaching with all students. She has worked in Global Technology for the past 10 years. Her goal is to equip individuals with the tools and techniques for success by starting with writing realistic, measurable, and time specific goals.

Category: General

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Tampa Bay Hurricane Expo

Saturday, May 30, 2015 from 10:00AM to 4:00PM

Location: MOSI in Tampa

Price: Free

Contact: website: www.tampabayhurricaneexpo.com

Category: General

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The 8th Annual Roots Picnic

Saturday, May 30, 2015 from 11:00AM to 7:00PM

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Contact: website: http://rootspicnic.com

Erykah Badu, The Weeknd, A$AP Rocky, The Roots and many other artists. 

Category: Entertainment Events

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HPWA 25th Year Aniversary and Annual Fundraiser Gala

Saturday, May 30, 2015 from 6:30PM to 10:30PM

Location: The Centre Club, 123 South Westshore Blvd. 8th Floor in Tampa

Come and be part of the 25th Anniversary Celebration and Annual Fundraiser Gala, where the proceeds go to funding our Young Latina scholarships program. You will enjoy a cocktail hour, dinner, silent auction, exciting interactive raffles, dancing, and more. Bring a guest to support HPWA. (Formal Attire)  Click here to register.

Category: General

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Farewell Bus Tour Honoring One of Tampa's Finest, Major Diane Hobley-Burney

Monday, June 1, 2015 from 10:00AM to 10:00PM

Location: Tampa to Fort Pierce

Price: $40

Contact: phone: 813-610-5073

Learn HERstory, as we join the newly appointed Chief in her new hometown, where she will be officially sworn in on Monday, June 1st at 6:30pm.  This full day journey will be a moment you will never forget, but always remember as you “hangout” with the Major in Fort Pierce.   Ticket includes: FREE secured parking at Tampa Police Department District III, Chartered air conditioned bus roundtrip transportation (which includes light refreshments, drinks and the bus drivers tip), Dining in one of Fort Pierce’s famous soul food eatery’s during a reception (which includes all you can eat buffet, drinks, dessert and tip) to honor the Major,           An opportunity to listen, learn and explore the deep rooted cultural history during a guided tour/welcome reception on the air conditioned bus by the Fort Pierce residents (which includes free refreshments), -          THE GRAND FINALE…standing TAMPA PROUD…presenting one of our own during the Majors swearing-in ceremony to the Fort Pierce community within their evening Council meeting in City Hall chambers

RESERVE YOUR SEAT TODAY at the CDC of Tampa, 1907 East Hillsborough Avenue (ask for Elizabeth…CASH ONLY PLEASE). 

Category: General

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The Menopause Musical

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 from 8:00PM to 10:00PM

Location: Straz Center in Tampa

Contact: The Starz Center | phone: (813) 229-7827 | website: www.stazcenter.org

Four women at a lingerie sale with nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more! This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles! See what millions of women worldwide have been laughing about for over 10 years!

Category: Entertainment Events

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Tampa Bay NBMBAA Career Fair and Professional Development Seminars

Friday, June 5, 2015 from 7:00AM to 5:00PM

Location: Hilton, 2225 N. Lois Ave. in Tampa

Contact: website: http://tampabaybmbaa.org/

Register today!

Category: Business Events

FLICK & FLOAT MOVIE NIGHT AT WALTER FULLER POOL

Friday, June 5, 2015 from 7:30PM to 9:30PM

Location: Walter Fuller Pool, 7883 26th Ave. N. in St. Pete

Price: $2/ages 3-12, $3/age 13 & up

Contact: website: www.stpeteparksrec.org

St. Petersburg Parks and Recreation presents a family friendly movie. While Tinkerbell and her friends aren't so sure about this scary addition to Pixie Hollow, the elite Scout Fairies set out to capture the monster before he destroys their home. Fawn must trust her heart and take a leap of faith if she hopes to rally the girls to save the NeverBeast. Floats provided. Flume slide and diving boards open, lawn chairs welcome.

Category: Entertainment Events

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Sheryl Underwood

From: Friday, June 5, 2015 at 8:00PM
To: Saturday, June 6, 2015 at 11:59PM

Location: Tampa Improv in Ybor City

Contact: website: www.improvtampa.com

Category: Entertainment Events

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"Black Rose Unfurled" Documentary Screening

Friday, June 5, 2015 from 8:00PM to 11:00PM

Location: 1925 E. 2nd Ave. in Tampa

Price: $10

Contact: website: www.mamaafricana.org

Mama Africana is a christian mentoring program for black girls in Tampa with a mission to empower Black girls in their ethnic identity and in their relationship with Jesus. To celebrate 10 years of service and commemorate this milestone, we are putting together a documentary about our 1st decade journey called, "Black Rose Unfurled"

Category: General

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Choir Boyz Benefit Golf Tournament

Saturday, June 6, 2015 from 9:30AM to 3:00PM

Location: La Tourette Golf Course, Staten Island NY

Click here to learn more.

Category: General