By CONNIE DREW
© St. Petersburg Times, published April 1, 2001
Sun City Center Big Band to hold concert Wednesday
The premier 20-piece Sun City Center Big Band will be in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday. This is the eighth annual "all request" concert at King Point Theater, 1900 Clubhouse Drive. Tickets are $6 plus tax and are available at the box office. For information, call (813) 634-9229.
Leary Technical Center to hold job fair on Thursday
The Learey Technical Center is having a job fair from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday. The fair is at 5410 N 20th St., off Hillsborough Avenue. Bring your resume and be prepared for "mini-interviews." Participating companies include Progressive Insurance, Teletech, American Express, Bank of America, MP Total Care, and Sitel. For information, call (813) 231-1907.
Local captain offers free tarpon, flats fishing seminar
Local charter captain, Capt. Cookie Diaz will discuss his 20 years of fishing techniques for tarpon and flats fishing. The seminar is at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Minnows and Monsters Tackle, 3811 S Manhattan Ave. For information, call (813) 835-1512.
Local authors Tim Dorsey, Judy Candis to visit library
Celebrate national library week with local authors Tim Dorsey and Judy Candis at 2 p.m. today. These writers of mystery, crime and horror will be at the North Tampa Branch Library, 8916 N Boulevard. Light refreshments will be served. For information, call (813) 975-2111.
Workshop for women starts Wednesday at Lightfoot Center
The "Yes, Ma'am" workshop for women begins Wednesday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. and continues every Wednesday for the next four weeks. The cost is $21 for members and $31.50 for non-members. Increase your physical activity, eat more healthfully, maintain a healthy weight and create your image. The program is at the Lightfoot Recreation Center, 10901 N 56th St. For information, call (813) 989-7183.
Preschool to host Easter brunch and boutique on Wednesday
The WEEWorld Preschool presents an Easter brunch and boutique from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday. Tickets are $25 and all proceeds are tax-deductible and benefit WEE World Preschool. This also includes a fashion show, silent auction and raffle. The event is at the Temple Terrace Country Club, 200 Inverness Ave. For information, call (813) 978-0085.
County planning department to hold public workshops
Hillsborough County's Planning and Growth Management Department is having three workshops to discuss the Town 'NCountry community based plan. The meeting is at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at the Jewish Community Center/Federation Campus, 13009 Community Campus Drive. For information, call (813) 276-8455.
-- 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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