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Teen Advisory Board in Town 'N Country

Teen Advisory Board in Town 'N Country

Town 'N Country, Florida - A Teen Advisory Board meeting is scheduled in Town 'N Country October 3.

New members are invited to join the Teen Advisory Board to get involved with the Library's teen programs or earn community service hours for graduation, scholarships and more.

The event is scheduled for October 3 at 4:30 p.m.

The Teen Advisory Board is for grades 6-12 and is funded by the Friends of the Town 'N Country Regional Library.

For more information call the Town 'N Country Regional Library.

Register for 19th Annual Tampa Police Memorial 5K!

Register for 19th Annual Tampa Police Memorial 5K!

Tampa, Florida--Registration is now underway for the 19th annual Tampa Police Memorial  5k/1 mile run/ walk.

The race kicks off at 8 a.m. on Saturday October 12th, starting in Downtown Tampa, going along Bayshore Boulevard and ending up back at the Tampa Police Station Downtown.

Registration costs $25 for the 5k run and $15 for the 1 mile walk. On race day, registration goes up to $35.

Advance registration closes Wednesday October 9.

Volunteer, beautify parks during National Public Lands Day

Volunteer, beautify parks during National Public Lands Day

The 20th Anniversary of National Public Lands Day falls on Saturday, Sept. 28th, and locals of all ages are invited to celebrate by volunteering at a park near them. 

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection's Florida Park Service, the Friends of Florida State Parks and Governor Rick Scott announced a variety of activities taking place at more than 70 of Florida's award-winning state parks- a few of which are right here in West Central Florida.

Art & Culture Museum announces exhibitions

Art & Culture Museum announces exhibitions

AVON PARK, Florida- The South Florida State College's Museum of Florida Art and Culture has announced its 2013-2014 season of exhibitions and programs. The museum provides an exhibition venue for contemporary Florida regional artists and works to help preserve Florida history and heritage through art. The museum also serves as a repository for the historical artifacts unearthed by members of the Kissimmee Valley Archaeological and Historical Conservancy.

Glazer Children’s Museum has big birthday plans this weekend

Glazer Children’s Museum has big birthday plans this weekend

Tampa, Florida -- On September 22nd, the Glazer Children’s Museum will celebrate its third year as a prominent part of the City’s River Arts District.

Save the date: Heartland Holiday Festival hits streets Nov. 29

Save the date: Heartland Holiday Festival hits streets Nov. 29

Sebring, Florida-- Push Event Productions, in conjunction with the Sebring Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA), ThE City of Sebring, and Highlands County Commissioner & Visitors Bureau, is proud to bring the Heartland Holiday Festival to the streets of historic Downtown Sebring November 29-December 23, 2013.

The Festival will be located Downtown Sebring in South Central Florida, 90 minutes South of Orlando. Admission is FREE but there is a small fee to participate in certain activities.  

Celebrate films at event for the Gasparilla International Film Festival

Celebrate films at event for the Gasparilla International Film Festival

Tampa, Florida -- The Gasparilla International Film Festival (GIFF) is not until March, but the events preceding the festival are starting now. 

Recently ranked in the "Top 25 Film Festivals Worth the Entry Fee2013" in Movie Maker Magazine, the Gasparilla Film Festival is becoming a celebrated film festival.