• December – Party for Presents

    • Saturday, December 13
    • 9 PM
    • G-Bar
      1401 E 7th Ave, Tampa, Florida 33605

    Mark your calendars now so you don’t miss this great annual event.

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  • Open Arms Homeless Ministry

    • Sunday, December 7, 2014
    • 7:00 AM – 9:30 AM
    • Hyde Park United Methodist Church – 500 W. Platt St. Tampa, FL 33606

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    We will be helping Hyde Park United Methodist Church and feeding the homeless. We need 12-18 volunteers who can help with food prep, serving, clean up, and can assist in the church’s dental clinic.

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  • November Social – The Birchwood’s Canopy Lounge

    • Thursday, November 20
    • 6 – 8 PM
    • The Birchwood
      340 Beach Dr NE, Saint Petersburg, Florida 33702

    Join us for complimentary appetizers, drink specials and spectacular views of downtown St. Pete and Tampa Bay at The Birchwood’s rooftop Canopy Lounge. Be sure to bring your friends.

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  • November Service Event – Shriners Hospital for Children – Holiday Decorating

    • Saturday, November 8
    • 9AM – Noon
    • Shriners Hospitals for Children – Tampa
      12502 Usf Pine Dr, Tampa, Florida 33612

    We’ll bring holiday cheer to the patients at Shriners Hospital for Children by helping to decorate the hospital for the holidays. Join us as we set up Christmas Trees, hang garland, and set up a train and Christmas village. Wear red and green to start getting into the holiday spirit!

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  • Open Arms Homeless Ministry

    • Sunday, November 2, 2014
    • 7:00 AM – 9:30 AM
    • Hyde Park United Methodist Church – 500 W. Platt St. Tampa, FL 33606

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    We will be helping Hyde Park United Methodist Church and feeding the homeless. We need 12-18 volunteers who can help with food prep, serving, clean up, and can assist in the church’s dental clinic.

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  • October Social – Gaspar’s Grotto

    • Thursday, October 16
    • 6 – 10 PM
    • Gaspar’s Grotto – 1805 E. Seventh Ave., Tampa, FL 33605

    Join Balance Tampa Bay for our Monthly Social on October 16, 2014 at Gaspar’s Grotto in Ybor. Drink discounts and free light hors-devours including chips, salsa, guacamole, empanadas, $4 Naked Turtle and Captain Morgan, $2 PBR and Rolling Rock, $2 Beer and a Shot and two Fireball shots for $5.

    Bring your friends.

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  • Open Arms Homeless Ministry

    • Sunday, October 5, 2014
    • 7:00 AM – 9:30 AM
    • Hyde Park United Methodist Church – 500 W. Platt St. Tampa, FL 33606

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    We will be helping Hyde Park United Methodist Church and feeding the homeless. We need 12-18 volunteers who can help with food prep, serving, clean up, and can assist in the church’s dental clinic.

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  • October Service Event – Tampa International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival – An Evening with John Waters

    • Saturday, October 4
    • 4:30 – 10 PM
    • Tampa Theater – 711 N. Franlin Street, Tampa, FL 33602

    The Tampa International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival needs help from Balance Tampa Bay members with their Saturday, October 4th an Evening with John Waters.

    We’ll need volunteers between 4:30 and 10. We will be doing shifts so if you can’t commit for the whole night, we’ll be happy to have your help even if it’s just for a couple of hours.

    Volunteers will be needed for taking tickets, ushering, distributing pre-paid John Waters books to ticket holders, assisting with the book signing after the event, selling drink tickets, checking IDs/arm bands, pouring beer/drinks and general clean up of the Theatre after the performance.

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  • September Social – Beef O’Brady’s & Painting with a Twist

    • Thursday, September 18
    • 6 – 10 PM
    • Beef O’Brady’s – 2819 S MacDill Ave. Tampa, Fl 33629
    • Painting with a Twist –  2821 S MacDill Ave. Tampa, FL 33629

    Please join Balance Tampa Bay for our first “Social with a Twist”.

    The Social: The event will start off with our traditional Social at Beef O’Bradys from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Beef’s will be serving up complimentary appetizers (chips with queso & salsa, and boneless wings. Drink specials will include $3.99 house cocktails and $1.00 off pints. As always, the social is free for Balance Tampa Bay members and guests.

    The Twist: Channel your inner Picasso as we head next door to Painting with a Twist. The talented team of instructors from Painting with a Twist will guide us step by step through the featured painting for Balance Tampa Bay in their private party room. Follow along exactly or modify to create your own unique masterpiece. You take your painting home to hang for all to see and admire. For those that prefer a little inspiration, Painting with a Twist does maintain a BYOB policy – and also has wine for purchase. Space is limited and reservations will be handled on a first come, first served basis. The cost for the two hour session (including all supplies) is $35. If you want to join us for at Painting with a Twist, please register by September 10th .

    PLEASE NOTE: RSVPing to the Social on Balance’s Facebook event does NOT save your spot for painting. You must register directly through Painting with a Twist via the event registration link and password below:

    http://www.paintingwithatwist.com/events/viewEvent.aspx?eventID=273773

    Registration Password: BALANCE

    Bring your friends.

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  • September Service Event – AIDS Walk Tampa Bay

    • Saturday, September 6
    • 8 AM
    • 701 Bayshore Drive NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701

    Lace up your shoes and join the Balance Tampa Bay AIDS Walk team Saturday, September 6. Here’s how you do it.

    Click this link – http://www.aidswalktampabay.org/BalanceTampaBay

    Then click the “Search for Walkers” link at the top of the page and enter “Balance.” From there, click the “Join” link and follow the on-screen instructions to create your user ID and personal page which you can customize and set your personal goal.

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