Hillsborough School Events
6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, February 14 – Citrus Park Elementary School is hosting a family dance night. There will be a professional dance instructor from Easidance Ballroom teaching salsa, samba, and swing. Families will then have a chance to show off their new dance moves to music and light shows. A photo booth will be set up to capture the special moment, as well. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Citrus Park Elementary School cafeteria, 7700 Gunn Hwy., Tampa. Contact Paulette English at 813- 558-5356.
10:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15 – Gaither High School is hosting their annual Special Olympics training event. Approximately 400 Special Olympics athletes from 20 elementary, middle, and high schools will train in track and field events. More than 400 Gaither High School students will serve as buddies to each athlete, while students from Gaither’s clubs and organizations will coordinate the food and games. Opening ceremonies begin at 10:15 a.m. Gaither High School track and football stadium, 16200 N. Dale Mabry Hwy., Tampa. Contact Marie Whelan or Marketta Gouge at 813-975-7340.