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Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014

Dorsey, Janine

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Kids can meet Daniel Tiger at free Glazer Museum event

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Kids can once again visit the Glazer Children’s Museum for free today, courtesy of “Target Tuesday.”

Studio fees waived for grandparents at Color Me Mine

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Kids can spend the day creating a Grandparents Day art project on the cheap when they visit Color Me Mine.

Free Tai Chi class offered at Florida Blue Center

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Fight stress and get exercise when you participate in a free hour of Tai Chi.

Free composting, rainwater harvesting workshops available for Hillsborough residents

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Hillsborough County residents who want to turn “trash” into “treasure” can learn from the experts with the UF/IFAS Extension Hillsborough County office when they sign up for a free composting ...

Public safety employees treated to free Whole Foods lunch

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Whole Foods Market Carrollwood is rewarding those who “labor” 365 days a year.

State park admission waived for Literacy Day

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September is International Literacy Month and Florida’s state parks are celebrating.

City of Tampa residents can claim free trees

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City of Tampa residents can landscape their yards and contribute to our city’s canopy with free trees.

BOA cardholders treated to free museum admission

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Looking for some free weekend entertainment? Bank of America says a trip to the museum is “on them.”

Donate blood, score a free gift card

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Healthy people age 16 or older who weigh at least 110 pounds can donate blood during a special Labor Day blood drive at all OneBlood donor centers.

USF students can visit MOSI free, everyone else pays $5

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Tampa's Museum of Science & Industry is welcoming back University of South Florida students with a special event and you're invited, too.

Free tow for intoxicated drivers Labor Day weekend

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If you have too much to drink over the long Labor Day weekend and are not safe to drive, don't risk a DUI or worse. Just call (855) 2-TOW-2-GO for a confidential tow within a 10-mile radius to a safe location.

Sunday Funday at Pier 60 features live music, giveaways

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The Healing Heroes Network, a charity that provides medical services and financial aid to wounded servicemembers, is sponsoring a military appreciation event this weekend.

Free yoga in the park on Sundays

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Wind down the weekend with some savasanas at a free yoga in the park class.

Kids eat free at PDQ today

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Today’s the last day to score a great deal on a free kids meal.

ABC celebrates anniversary with sale, store party

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The Animal Based Charities Thrift Store in South Tampa is celebrating four years supporting rescue groups and there's going to be a party.

Teacher appreciation events to kick off start of school year

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School is back in session, it’s time to bring on the teacher appreciation.

Pasco Animal Services waiving fees on adoptions Saturday

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Pasco County Animal Services is “overstocked” with pets needing loving homes, so this weekend they are having a “sale.”

Time is running out on annual museum freebie for military

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The Blue Star Museum program is an annual appreciation event honoring military families by offering free admission to various museums across the country.

Goodwill donations earn Florida Aquarium discounts

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Start cleaning out those closets now, starting Sept. 1 you can turn those unwanted items into a trip to The Florida Aquarium.

Two chances to eat for free at Ikea

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Two popular free meal deals are back at Tampa’s Ikea store.

Free comedy club tickets when you sign up online

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Fans of stand-up comedy can score free tickets when they sign up online for email newsletters.

Hillsborough voters ride HART free on election days

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The Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority will offer free rides to the polls for registered voters on Tuesday, Aug. 26.

Teachers treated to free appreciation breakfast at Macy's

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It's that time of year again, the time when you entrust your little darlings once again to the care and attention of their wonderful teachers.

Military familes admitted free to national parks with pass

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Members of the U.S. military and their families are entitled to free access to national parks when they apply for a free access pass.

New Dunkin' Donuts location offers week of deals, freebies

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NOTE: An additional location is also participating, at 2451 N McMullen Booth Rd, Clearwater.


 

Parents treated to free muffins, massages at ‘Morning Escape’

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Parents who want to celebrate their kids going back to school for the year can take a free “morning escape” at Whole Food Market.

Chick-fil-A guests can score discounted race fee, free meal

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Visit participating Chick-fil-A locations this Saturday, Aug. 16 and score a disc...

Intro to ‘Doga’ class is cheap pet owner fun

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Does your dog need more zen in his life?

Kids eat free for a limited time at Outback

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Through next Tuesday, Aug. 19 kids can eat free at participating Outback Steakhouse locations.

Mellow Mushroom rolls prices back to 1974

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Mellow Mushroom is celebrating four decades of stone-baked pizzas and rolling back prices to 1974.

Tampa celebrates 'new' park with free event

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Tampa is getting a “new” city park and it's cause for celebration.

USF FanFest is free family fun

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Fans of the University of South Florida’s sports teams can meet their idols and have a good time kicking off the start of fall sports.

Bike safety class includes free gear

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A free bike safety class will be presented Saturday, Aug. 16 by Tampa BayCycle at the Temple Terrace Recreation Complex.

Beachside Rays watch parties are cheap family fun

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Ever wanted to try out that giant water slide on the beach in St. Pete?

HSTB offering half-price adoptions at weekend fun fest

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The Humane Society of Tampa Bay is hosting a weekend event of half off adoptions, race cars,...

Bring home first-day lunch at free Back To School Bash

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The Carrollwood location of Whole Foods Market is throwing a Back To School Bash and you’re invited.

Workers in medical field treated to free massage

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Ideal Massage & Spa of Wesley Chapel is giving the gift of healing hands to those who work in the medical field during the month of August.

Free haircuts and book bags at West Tampa event

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Cigar City Magazine and Westside Barbershop will host their annual ‘Back to School’ event in West Ta...

Teachers admitted free Saturday at Plant Museum

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Teachers get shown some love before the school year begins when they visit the Henry B. Plant Museum this weekend.

Back To School Fair is cheap family fun

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If they aren’t already (ha!), kids can get fired up and excited about summer ending and going back to school this Saturday.

Free health screenings for kids Saturday

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Members of big box store Sam’s Club can make added use of their membership dollars with free health screenings offered on a regular basis at the store.

BOGO meals at Evos in August

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Evos Feel Great Food is celebrating back-to-school with an offer to help busy moms save some time and money this time of year.

Meet Buddy from ‘Dinosaur Train’ at Glazer kids museum

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School’s almost back in session, but kids still just wanna have fun.

Free admission at Orlando’s Leu Gardens on Monday

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On Monday, Aug. 4 everyone is invited to stroll the grounds of the lush Leu Gardens - for free.

Museum visit free on Community & Family Day

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The Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art is opening their doors to the community for free this weekend.

Kids eat free Sunday in Hyde Park at variety of locations

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Kids eat free this weekend at some popular Hyde Park eateries.

Free kids books when you eat Kellogg’s products

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Eating cereal makes kids smarter, at least when it comes to eating Kellogg’s cereal.

Tampapalooza is free family fun

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It’s the weekend to celebrate everything Tampa.

Free waxes at Carrollwood wax center

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The Carrollwood location of European Wax Center is offering free waxes to anyone for three days.

Teachers can compound savings at Staples during sales tax holiday

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Educators enrolled in Staples Teacher Rewards program will get 25 percent coupon off any purchase of $10 or more that can be redeemed during the Teacher Appreciation ev...