Social Friday at Big Storm Brewery – August 26, 2016

Dear members,

We are excited about our 1st BART event for 2016-2017 at BIG STORM Brewery on Friday August 26th at 6:30pm to 11:00pm. BART will be giving out one free drink ticket to those who RSVP by August 23rd

If you decide to come at the last minute -please join us anytime-there will be plenty of beer and wine for you to purchase.

There will be a tour of the brewery at 7:15pm -you can see the canning lines and the story behind making the beer!

The BART Board


Volunteer Breakfast

Friday, May 1st
Hilton in Downtown St. Pete

We are having a meeting (with breakfast) for volunteers for the 2015 SSTESOL Conference. Please contact Li-Lee Tunceren ( to RSVP.  You can also contact her for more information and to sign up as a volunteer.

2015 SSTESOL Conference

Thursday, May 7 – Saturday, May 9, 2015
Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront

The 2015 SSTESOL Conference is in St. Pete again this year, and we encourage all BART members to attend this great event. For more information, including conference registration and the call for proposals, please visit the SSTESOL website.

2014/2015 Wrap-Up Meeting

Saturday, May 30th – the Govoni Poolhouse
Debrief on SSTESOL and Bart events, plan calendar for the next year.

BART Christmas Party

BART 3rd Annual Holiday Party

Celebrate the end of the semester, the holiday season, and the upcoming year with your BART friends.

When:         Friday, December 11th from 6:00-10:00pm

Where:       Jane Govoni’s home

If you are planning on attending, please RSVP by Dec 5th. This year, members are asked to bring an appetizer or dish to share along with own beverage.


Renee Belvis, President……
Jane Govoni, Secretary ……


Send email to Jane Govoni if you, and your guest, are planning on attending.

Name(s):______________________, _________________________
I/We will bring the following appetizer/ dish: __________________________

BART Fall Kickoff Social Dance in the Park!

Date: Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Time: 10 AM to 1 PM

Location: Macfarlane Park, Tampa
1700 North MacDill Avenue
Tampa, FL 33607

Map link to Macfarlane Park:,+Tampa,+FL+33607/@27.9572407,-82.4953871,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x88c2c39e5bf74f41:0x7697e02de9084188!8m2!3d27.9572407!4d-82.4931984

Every September, Bay Area Regional TESOL hosts a fall kickoff event. This year, we are excited to be joining forces with Jarryd Randolph of Casino Revo dance school.
Our event will begin at 10 am with his monthly free Cuban dance class in the park!
The free dance class is open to EVERYONE from the public and is always a great time.
Bay Area Regional TESOL will provide cool drinks for all attendees.

Here’s the link to the dance event page:

After we get our groove on, members of Bay Area Regional TESOL will head to a separate park shelter for some light bites, networking, and discussing the upcoming year of BART events.


Welcome to the Bay Area Regional TESOL website. Our mission is to bring together ESL professionals throughout the Tampa Bay area. Please check out our upcoming events (including our symposia) and consider becoming a member.

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