Water ski team plans four performances

By Times Staff Writer
Published September 30, 2007


Get ready to watch the Tampa Bay Water Ski show team perform on three Saturdays in October. The first will be at 6 p.m. Oct. 13. Then catch the team's Addams Family Halloween Night Show at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20 and 27. The team closes its season with a holiday show at 4 p.m. Nov. 24. Shows and parking are free, and there's a covered grandstand area with bleachers. Concessions will be sold. Tower Lake is behind the Oldsmar Flea Market. Call 727 480-9365 or (813) 265-9685.

Learn strategic marketing Oct. 12

Take a little time to consider your marketing plan. The Upper Tampa Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce is offering "Strategic Marketing Planning for Your Business" from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 12 at Hilton Garden Inn, 4052 Tampa Road. Tom Stauffer, president and CEO of A&T Resources, a company that specializes in corporate identity, will lead the seminar. The advance cost, including breakfast and handouts, is $15 for chamber members, $25 for nonmembers. At the door the cost is $20 for chamber members, $30 for nonmembers. Visit www.utbchamber.com or call (813) 855-4233.


Doctor to discuss MS management

Learn more about multiple sclerosis from an expert. The North Pinellas MS Self Help group will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Hospice of the Florida Suncoast, 2675 Tampa Road. Dr. Mark Cascione, medical director of the South Tampa Multiple Sclerosis Center, will lead a discussion on managing symptoms and drug side effects, the use of MRI and the latest developments in treating the disease. All are welcome. To reserve a seat, send an e-mail to easmith1@tampabay.rr.com or call (727) 773-1313.

Preschool topic of town hall meeting

Parents of tots: A town hall meeting will be held to assess local interest in a preschool at Congregation B'nai Emmunah, 3374 Keystone Road, at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the synagogue. All who are interested are welcome. Call (727) 938-9000.

Help your African violets thrive

Ever wonder why your African violets shrivel up and die? You are welcome to join the Palm Harbor Garden Club at 11 a.m. Oct. 8 at Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, 1555 Windmill Pointe Road, for a welcome tea, silent auction and a presentation called "African Violets by Vicki." Call (727) 942-3028.


Check out lights, frights Wednesday

Regency Oaks will once again light the night with thousands of miniature lights and Halloween frights from Wednesday through Oct. 31. Meet the designer, Virginia Lyndon, at the grand opening from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday. The display will be open to the public from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays and from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Regency Oaks is at 2720 Regency Oaks Blvd. Call (727) 252-0540.