By CONNIE DREW
© St. Petersburg Times, published February 5, 2001
Adult activities group to meet
The Activities Unlimited of Brandon meets the first and third Wednesday of each month at the Brandon Brew House, 770 W Lumsden Road for dinner at 6 p.m. followed by a meeting at 7 p.m. They will discuss camping, canoeing, trips, dining, movies, golf and more. For information, call (813) 684-8002.
Sleepover at the YMCA
The Bob Sierra Family YMCA, 4029 Northdale Blvd., is offering a sleepover Saturday for children ages 5-12. Enjoy a night of games, swimming, snacks, music, movies and fun. The cost is $12 for facility members, $15 for program members and $18 for non-members. For information, call (813) 962-3220.
Christian Science lecture Sunday
Learn how the promise and healings in the Bible are practical at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. A free Christian Science lecture will be presented at the Second Church of Christ, 1310 W Linebaugh Ave. For information, call (813) 935-9185.
Theater sponsors Affaire of the Heart
Stageworks Theater will host its annual fundraiser, "Affaire Of The Heart," from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Bacchus Restaurant, 720 S Howard Ave. Tickets are $35 each and may be purchased at the door. This includes a continental buffet, complimentary cocktails and entertainment featuring local singer/actor Nathan Burton. For information, call (813) 258-6757.
TAN offers anonymous HIV testing
The Tampa Aids Network is offering anonymous HIV testing from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays at 7402 N 56th St, Corporate Square, Building 100 and from noon to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at 2901 Swann Ave., Suite 107, Memorial Hospital Annex. Testing at both sites is free, but donations are appreciated. Appointments are recommended. For information, call (813) 879-4700.
Weight control program at TGH
Tampa General Hospital, 2 Columbia Drive, is sponsoring a wellness seminar for weight control from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday . The first 45 minutes of the session is free. If participants want to continue, they pay a one-time fee of $55. This fee includes a hypnotic session, behavior modification booklet, home reinforcement audio cassette tape and unlimited repetitions of the seminar if needed. For information, call (800) 848-2822.
Dean to speak at NYU Alumni reception
The West Coast of Florida chapter of the NYU Alumni Club is hosting a reception Tuesday featuring George Daly, dean of the Leonard N. Stern School of Business. Daly has served as chief economist at the White House Office of Energy Research and Development and as a consultant for the National Football League. The reception will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Centre Club, 123 S. Westshore Blvd., Tampa. For information, call (212) 998-6912.
Mature driving classes
Hillsborough County is offering mature driving classes for two days for a total of eight hours at various locations throughout the month of February. The fee is $10 per person. There is no actual driving, and insurance discounts might be available. For information, call (813) 935-9418.
-- Information about meetings and events may be sent to Connie Drew, the St. Petersburg Times, 14358-B N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618, or faxed to 226-3352. Deadline is two weeks before the event.
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