June 8 EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS CAMP IN AT MOSI A hurricane is headed towards the Tampa Bay area and you are setting up a shelter at MOSI! Learn how to prepare for and survive a natural disaster, as you spend the night at a mock hurricane shelter and emergency center. The camp-in includes the Emergency Preparedness merit badge workshop, light snack, sleeping at MOSI, light breakfast, parking, a MOSI 2019 Fun Patch for scouts, and general admission to MOSI. www.mosi.org June 11 TODDLER TUESDAYS AT ZOO TAMPA
June 15 MAKE & TAKE SATURDAY AT THE MFA Create your own masterpiece inspired by works in the collection and special exhibitions. Supplies are included and the event is free with Museum admission. No registration necessary. Recommended for ages five and older, but entire families are encouraged to participate. www.mfastpete.org
There are also flicks for date night, with deals on popcorn, other perks and trivia for some evenings. www.rutheckerdhall.com
period attire, and will present stories and artifact demonstrations related to specific topics and eras in Florida history. www.tampabayhistorycenter.org
June 22 & 30 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE WARRIOR GAMES – OPENING AND CLOSING CEREMONIES
June 24 – 28 HISTORY ADVENTURE CAMP: AMERICAN GIRL Spend your summer with American Girl© characters from three different periods in history – Cecile & Marie-Grace (1853), Kit (1934), and Julie (1974). Campers will learn about each era, along with Tampa’s history. Open to children ages 7-11, History Adventure Camps include hands on experiences including games, crafts, outdoor activities, gallery time and guest speakers. At the conclusion of each camp, each child will take home a memory book of their adventures. www.tampabayhistorycenter.org
June 15 7TH ANNUAL GELATIN PLUNGE The Gelatin Plunge is your chance to make a difference in the lives of the children and families supported by the Children’s Cancer Center. Started in 2013 by the CCC, the Gelatin Plunge has raised more than $650,000. The Plunge embodies the lively spirit of the CCC and attracts hundreds every summer to plummet down a slide into a pool filled with 2,000 gallons of orange gelatin. www.childrenscancercenter.org June 16 SUMMER MOVIES AT THE BILHEIMER CAPITOL THEATRE The seasonal movie series at the Bilheimer Capitol Theatre begins June 16 with family-friendly Pixar hit The Incredibles.
Tuesdays are for the toddlers! Once a month, Zoo Members can bring their little ones to the Zoo and enjoy story time, arts & crafts, an animal mingle and a complimentary snack! This June join guest author, Jessica Freedman, as she reads her published work “My Little Yoga” and leads your little ones through song, dance and storytime! Stick around at the end of Toddler Tuesday for an exclusive animal mingle inspired by the story. www.zootampa.org
The entire Tampa Bay community is invited to come out and be a part of history as Tampa Bay welcomes the 2019 Department of Defense Warrior Games for the first time. One of the biggest highlights of the Warrior Games are Opening and Closing Ceremonies, taking place at AMALIE Arena and hosted by former host of The Daily Show, and long-time supporter of the Warrior Games, Jon Stewart. www.amaliearena.com June 22 LIVING HISTORY SATURDAY New for 2019, you can interact with living history reenactors on the last Saturday of each month at the Tampa Bay History Center. Included with gallery admission, our living history experts are dressed in
June 29 LAUGHS FOR THE TROOPS: THE FUNNIEST NIGHT IN AMERICA Join us at the Straz as we celebrate all veterans and first responders and give you the Funniest Night in America – 4 great comics – 1 great cause – 1 night of “laugh ‘til your tummy hurts” entertainment. This family-friendly show, featuring Laughs for the Troops’ founder Thomas Brown, along with fellow comedians Happy Cole, Tommy Drake, and Phil Palisoul will have you laughing all night. www.strazcenter.org
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