Disney On Ice Presents Reach For The Stars

Take adventure to new heights as Mickey, Minnie and your friends from around the Disney Kingdom come together when Disney On Ice presents Reach For The Stars arrives in Tampa from Thursday to Sunday, March 22-25 at Amalie Arena. Tickets are on sale now.

Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy set the stage for a star-studded talent extravaganza as Disney On Ice presents Reach For The Stars. Unleash the magic with royal sisters Anna and Elsa and the hilarious snowman, Olaf, as they sing captivating songs like Let it Go and In Summer. Life is the bubbles when Sebastian strikes up his hot crustacean band and the Daughters of Triton make a splash as they introduce Ariel in an ‘80s pop montage. Get tangled up with a chorus of harmless hooligans when they get a visit from the spirited Rapunzel and her charming ally, Flynn Rider, on their journey to see the floating lights. Relive a Tale as Old as Time when Belle opens her heart to new adventures and the Beast’s enchanted objects take center stage for a dazzling skating spectacle inviting audiences to Be Our Guest.

Performances will take place on Thursday, March 22 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, March 23 at 7 p.m.,
Saturday and Sunday, March 24 and 25 at 11 a.m., 3 and 7 p.m.

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Commissioner White Hosts Community Office Hours In Plant City

Hillsborough County Commissioner Stacy R. White, District 4, will host community office hours from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Bruton Memorial Library in Plant City, to hear from residents without them having to travel to County Center in downtown Tampa.

Commissioner White and his staff welcome this opportunity to meet residents one-on-one as they sign in to discuss their thoughts and concerns on various projects and community issues taking place in Hillsborough County.

No appointment is necessary to meet with Commissioner White and his staff. Residents are seen individually on a first-come, first-served basis. 

The community office hours are: Monday, February 26 from 12 Noon – 2 p.m. at the Bruton Memorial Library, 302 W. McLendon St. in Plant City.

Chief Petty Officers Meeting

The Tampa Bay Chief Petty Officers Association meets the fourth Thursday of each month (alternate dates in November and December) at 6:30 p.m. at the Tampa Buffet, 3904 S. Dale Mabry, Britton Plaza in Tampa.  The association is open to active duty and retired Navy and Coast Guard Chief Petty Officers.  It supports the Navy community and awards an annual scholarship to a deserving member or relative of a TBCPOA member.  The TBCPOA holds fundraisers for the scholarship fund during the year and coordinates with the active duty Chiefs Association (Suncoast CPOA) at MacDill for many of these events. Included are the AirFest at MacDill and the annual Army-Navy game at a Beef O’Brady’s in the area.

The TBCPOA has a closed Facebook group, TBCPOA, with a meeting calendar of events. More information is available from Chuck Peterman, President, TBCPOA at 767-1569. 

Day Out With Thomas The Tank Engine

All aboard! Thomas the Tank Engine invites little engineers to join him for a day of big adventures and even bigger memories at Day Out with Thomas: Big Adventures Tour 2018. Children everywhere can spend a day with their friend Thomas when the #1 Engine pulls into Florida Railroad Museum, 12210 83rd St E. in Parish on March 10, 11 and March 16, 17 and 18.

This fun-filled event offers children and their families the opportunity to take a ride with Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular Thomas & Friends™ series. In addition, they will meet Sir Topham Hatt, Controller of the Railway and enjoy a day of Thomas-themed activities including crafts, photo ops, and more.  The tour, now in its 23rd year, will make 42 stops across the U.S. and Canada and is expected to welcome nearly one million passengers in 2018.

To buy tickets for the train ride, visit www.frrm.org.