5 Free Things To Do This Week (05.21-27.18)


Bingo at Hamburger Mary’s To Benefit Bee’s Learning
Tuesday, May 22 Beginning 7p.m. The hilarious Stephanie Shippae hosts 10 rounds of Bingo. Proceeds benefit local non-profit organizations. The charity of the night is Bee’s Learning.
2901 Tyrone Boulevard North

Wee-Time at Weedon
Thursday, May 24 from 10:30 to 11:15a.m. This program is designed to introduce pre-school children to the wonders of the natural and cultural world. Children are treated to a variety of stories and hands-on activities that connect them to their environment. This activity is recommended for ages 3 to 5.
1800 Weedon Dr NE

Sizzlin’ Summer Grilling Demo with Abigail Dougherty
Thursday, May 24 from 5:30 to 6:30p.m. Memorial Day is coming up fast, and that means grilling season is officially here! There’s plenty of ways to lighten up your grill with healthy dishes to please your cookout companions. Let’s get your grill on! Abigail Dougherty, RDN, will demonstrate three tasty recipes that are guaranteed to be hits at your next get-together. Guests will get the 411 on how to make your ground beef recipes a cut above the rest, learn tips and tricks to add flavor to your next cookout using fresh produce and taste a variety of grilled goodies. Samples will be provided and fun giveaways will be available throughout the event! Every attendee will receive a complimentary Sprouts reusable shopping bag and a Sprouts Brand product.
15110 N. Dale Mabry Hwy

Memorial Day Weekend Brews and Battle Stories
Thursday, May 24 from 6:30 to 8:30p.m. Our veteran community in Tampa Bay has a wealth of experience and wisdom to share. They’ve served and sacrificed in places some can only understand from books and movies. This event features local veterans sharing their stories of service, their experiences in coming home and their life after transitioning out of the uniform.
5210 West Tyson Avenue

Fourth Friday: Tour of the Century
Friday, May 25 from 5:30 to 6:30p.m. Take a Tour of the Century at historic Le Méridien Tampa on Fourth Friday (May 25) in Tampa’s Downtown. Their century-old building will be on full display, go back in time with architecture and design that will make you marvel.
601 N Florida Avenue

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Written by Aislinn Fallon

Aislinn Fallon is a five-time internationally published writer whose writing has been read on every populated continent on the globe. She is also the author of the poetry book Pretty Little Things & Witty Little Words which is represented by the world's largest global book distributor.