There's always plenty to do in Tampa, but finding things ways to be an active member of the community can sometimes be a challenge.

From a forum on the arts to a presentation on interpreting the weather, here are three things to do around town that are both free and meaningful.

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Tampa Mayor's Forum on the Arts

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From the event description:

When: Wednesday, June 12, 6-8 p.m.
Where: Hillsborough Community College - Dale Mabry Campus, 4001 W. Tampa Bay Blvd., Student Services Building Auditorium (DST 111)
Admission: Free
Click here for more details and to get your tickets

Plugged In Series: Understanding and Interpreting the Weather

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From the event description:

When: Thursday, June 13, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Where: Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Laboratories, 3602 Spectrum Blvd.
Admission: Free
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

Youth Baker Acts Listening Session

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From the event description:

When: Thursday, June 13, 6-9 p.m.
Where: Children's Board of Hillsborough County, 1102 E. Palm Ave.
Admission: Free
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

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