Time: Registration begins at 1 p.m.; Event runs from 1-5 p.m.
Date: Saturday, May 19, 2012
Location: Tampa Convention Center
Cost: Tickets are $5 (Tickets can be purchased online or by calling 877-745-7787)
Parents of tweens (children age 8-13) are invited to bring them for an fun and informative afternoon that focuses on the tween years. There will be breakout sessions on topics such as healthy food, exercise tips, drinking, drugs, texting and driving, staying safe online, and more.
By the way, also taking place before the Tween event is an event for Mom from 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. — “Speaking of Women’s Health.” The morning is all about women, and includes FREE health screenings and breakout sessions on topics such as stress relief, face lifts, exercise, nutrition as we age, managing menopause, and more. Tickets for the “Speaking of Women’s Health” event are also $5, and registration begins at 8 a.m.
Tampa Convention Center
333 South Franklin Street
Tampa, FL 33602
Time: 2 p.m.
Date: Sunday, May 6, 2012
Location: Carrollwood Cultural Center
Cost: $6/member, $7/non-member, or $24/Family 4-Pack (Purchase tickets online)
Info: (813) 269-1310; Website
Bring the kids to enjoy a classic tale from your childhood performed by the Play’n Around Traveling Children’s Theatre Company. The show — designed to educate as well as entertain — is put to original music with singing, dancing and audience participation.
Even Better! Audience members will have the opportunity to meet the actors, ask questions, or just say “hello” to a favorite character.
Carrollwood Cultural Center
4537 Lowell Road
Tampa, FL 33618
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Date: Friday, May 11, 2012
Location: Chick-fil-A, WestShore Plaza
Cost: The event is FREE, you pay only for your food
Info: (813) 286-0534; Facebook Event Page
Spend an evening out with your best girl! Mother and daughters are invited to spend a special evening together this Mother’s Day weekend, with fun, pampering and more. Get pampered with nail painting and have your makeup done by a professional makeup artist, enjoy a FREE dessert, and receive discounts from various retailers in WestShore Plaza.
Chick-fil-A, WestShore Plaza
241 West Shore Plaza
Tampa, FL 33609
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