Little Jan for Big Mayor Charity Golf Tournament
November 12, 7:00 a.m. registration/8:30 a.m. shotgun start, Lexington Oaks Golf Club, Wesley Chapel
Get swinging and get giving! This golf tournament is about more than just a hole in one. Proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay and the Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce and help Jan Roberts move ahead in the race to become Honorary Mayor of Wesley Chapel. Each year, the Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce holds an honorary mayor’s race. The candidate who raises the most money wins the title and a portion of the money raised benefits a charity of the candidate’s choice. Ierna’s Heating and Cooling is sponsoring Roberts’ campaign. If you would like to donate an item for the chance drawing please contact Jan Roberts. The next Honorary Mayor of Wesley Chapel will be announced December 15, 2011. The cost is $100/player, $400/team. Sponsorships are available at all levels. For more information, contact Jan Roberts, firstname.lastname@example.org or (813) 997-6881.
Old Hyde Park Home Tour
December 4, 1 – 4 p.m., South Tampa
Residents of one of Tampa’s most historic neighborhoods are offering the chance to view their homes as a great way to kick off the holidays. The tour features seven homes along Willow Avenue in South Tampa, just off beautiful Bayshore Boulevard. To add an extra touch of elegance to the tour, local companies will provide their own decorative holiday treatments to the homes. Young musicians will be playing holiday music throughout the tour to add to a festive atmosphere. In addition, each house will have tour guides to show visitors around and talk about its history. Proceeds will be used to maintain and enhance the historic neighborhood. To purchase advance tickets for $15, send a check payable to Hyde Park Preservation, Inc., c/o 805 S. Willow Ave., Tampa, FL 33606. Wrist bands will be picked up at will-call for those purchases. On the day of the event, tickets will be $20 each at a table outside of St. John’s Episcopal Church, 902 S. Orleans Ave. which is the starting point of the tour. Sorry – no credit cards, only checks and cash will be accepted. For more information, please call (813) 258-6600 or visit their website. For more information visit www.oldhydeparkfl.org.