The Mayor's Hour
This month on “The Mayor’s Hour,” join Mayor Bob Buckhorn and co-host Jack Harris of 970 WFLA at the Bryan Glazer Family Jewish Community Center. The JCC opened in December, transforming 83,500 square feet of the historic Fort Homer Hesterly Armory into an extraordinary community gathering place. The JCC offers a wide array of programs and services for Tampa’s diverse community including Fitness and Aquatic centers, the Robert M. Golding Visual Arts Center operated by the City of Tampa, Premiere Event Venue Space and much more. Guests include Chief Operating Officer of Programs and Services Heidi Shimberg, General Manager of Events Jade Webb, Executive Chef Jim Rice, Florida-Israel Business Accelerator Executive Director Jack Ross and League Coordinator Andrew Schwartz. Replays Sundays at 1pm, Mondays at 10pm, Tuesdays at noon, Wednesdays at 10pm, Thursdays at 4pm, Fridays at 8pm and Saturdays at noon.
City of Tampa Black History Celebration
The 29th Annual City of Tampa Black History Celebration showcases the legacy and achievements of African Americans throughout Tampa Bay. The theme for this year’s celebration is “Unity in the Community: Joining Hands, Joining Hearts”. The program will feature local entertainers including the jazz/funk band 8-Count. The Honorable Arthenia Joyner, Democratic politician, attorney, civil rights activist and former minority leader of the Florida Senate, will provide the keynote address. Sundays at 8pm, Mondays at 2pm, Fridays at 8am, and Saturdays at 6pm.
City of Tampa Women's History Celebration
The 2017 City of Tampa Women’s History Month Celebration pays tribute to "Honoring Trailblazing Women in Labor and Business." The 2017 Josephine Howard Stafford Memorial Award recipient is Regina McBride-Smith, whose success spans thirty-three years with the City of Tampa’s Parks and Recreation Department. Keynote address by USF alumna and retired Raymond James executive Lynn Pippenger, namesake of the the Lynn Pippenger School of Accountancy at USF. The March 21 event will begin airing Friday, March 24 at 5pm. Sunday, March 26 at 9:30pm, Monday. March 27 at 2:30pm, and Friday, March 31 at 5pm.