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Get out: Events for March 16-18

Monday

Authors and writers: A critique group for published and aspiring writers of all genres. All writers are invited. Come for a meeting. 12:30 p.m. West Pasco Historical Society, 6431 Circle Blvd., New Port Richey. Free. (727) 375-2906.

Country and bluegrass jam: Acoustic instruments welcome. Sound system provided. Refreshments available. 6-9 p.m. Beacon Square Civic Association, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday. $3. (727) 849-3740.

Dinner and Bobby Palermo Show: Dance at 7 p.m. with music by Julie Crawford and Frank. Dinner at 5 p.m. Moose Lodge 1429, 1936 Abacus Road, Holiday. Menu starts at $7.99. (727) 937-9030.

Dinner dance: 4:30 p.m. Eagles Aerie 3153, 5446 S Leisure Lane, New Port Richey. $6-$7. (727) 847-1090.

Knights of Columbus meetings: Council and Auxiliary meeting both at 7:30 p.m. St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 4843 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. Free. (727) 938-1974.

Krazy karaoke and ladies night: 5 p.m. VFW Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey. Free. (727) 376-3502.

St. Patrick's Day weeklong sale: All week will be 50 percent off storewide. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Good Connections Thrift Shoppe, 6636 U.S. 19, New Port Richey. Free. (727) 841-7108.

Transparent watercolor Show: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. West Pasco Art Guild, 6206 Jefferson St., New Port Richey. Free. (727) 376-8435.

Tuesday

Free income tax preparation: By appointment only. United Way, AARP and IRS-trained tax preparers. 9 a.m. Land O'Lakes Community Center, 5401 Land O'Lakes Blvd., Land O'Lakes.

AARP and IRS tax service: Appointments required. 1 p.m. CARES Musunuru Enrichment Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson. Free-will donation to center. Call (727) 863-6868 for appointments.

Dinner dance: Special corned beef dinner. Music by Jim Walters. 5:30-8:30 p.m. Elks Lodge 2284, 7201 Congress St., New Port Richey. $8. (727) 846-8012.

Elfers quilters: 8:30 a.m. CARES Senior Center, 4136 Barker Drive, Elfers. (727) 847-1290.

Hospice volunteer orientation: Two-day orientation for volunteer opportunities from office work, patient visits, thrift store workers and more. Registration requested. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Hernando Pasco Hospice Main Office, 12029 Majestic Blvd., Suite 1, Hudson. Free. (727) 819-5984.

Leaping Leprechauns: Elementary school-aged children are invited to celebrate St. Patrick's Day with stories, songs and a holiday craft. 6:30 p.m. Pasco County Hudson Library, 8012 Library Road, Hudson. Free. (727) 861-3040.

Seniors Are Someone Special event: Free health screenings, door prizes, entertainment and more. Music by the Big Band sound of Joe Walsh and the Serenaders. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Gulfview Square Mall, 9409 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Free. (727) 378-4976. www.wduv.com.

St. Patrick's Day dinner and music: Traditional dinner with Irish music. 4-7 p.m. American Legion Post 335, 11421 Osceola Drive, New Port Richey. Ticket $7. (727) 868-3445.

St. Patrick's Day dinner dance: Traditional full dinner. 5-7 p.m. VFW Post 6180, 11551 Osceola Drive, Port Richey. Ticket $7.50. (727) 863-8824.

Sweet Adeline's rehearsals: Meet in chorus room. 7 p.m. Gulf High School , 5535 School Road, New Port Richey. (727) 842-5847.

Tae kwan do for all ages: 5 p.m. Beacon Square Civic Association, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday. First class free. $50 per month. (727) 247-4115.

Two-part art appreciation sessions: Artist David Kastner will present two lectures on art history from prehistoric to contemporary times. Registration requested. 6 p.m. Pasco County Hudson Library, 8012 Library Road, Hudson. Free. (727) 861-3040.

Women in Networking: Breakfast buffet. Scheduled speaker is Susan Arnett, president of the United Way of Pasco County. 8 a.m. Ramada Inn Bayside, 5015 U.S. 19, New Port Richey. $5. (727) 863-6151.

Young Artists club: Program for ages 7 to 10. Make Lucky Charms. 5:30 p.m. New Port Richey Library, 5939 Main St., New Port Richey. Free. (727) 853-1279.

Wednesday

AMVETS dinner and music: 4:30-7 p.m. AMVETS Post 16, 9638 SR 52, Hudson. $6.50. (727) 868-7391.

Bingo: 11 a.m. Eagles Aerie 3153, 5446 S Leisure Lane, New Port Richey. Free. (727) 847-1090.

Bingo: 5:30 p.m. Knights of Columbus Council 5869 (Father Felix Ullrich), 5850 K of C Drive, Port Richey. Packages start at $10. (727) 848-6566.

Bingo and dinner: Early bird game at 5:45 p.m. Gulf Harbors Club House, 4610 Floramar Terr., New Port Richey. Food available at 4 p.m. Menu prices vary. (727) 848-0596.

Bay area singles dance with DJ Mike: 7-10 p.m. New Lakes of Regency Park Civic Center, 8330 Civic Drive, Port Richey. $5 dance, $5 dinner. (727) 697-1784.

Big Band ballroom dancing: 1-4 p.m. VFW Larry Tawney Memorial Post 4412, 9735 Dick St., Hudson. Free. (727) 697-1602.

Card party and dinner: The Ladies Guild is hosting a full spaghetti dinner and card party. 11 a.m. St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 4843 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. Donation $6. (727) 372-2500 or 942-6671.

Dinner and karaoke: Dinner at 5 p.m. Karaoke at 7 p.m. American Legion Post 335, 11421 Osceola Drive, New Port Richey. Menu from $5. (727) 868-3445.

Dinner and music: 4:30 p.m. VFW Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey. $6.50. (727) 376-3502.

Dinner and dance: dinner from 5-8:30 p.m. Music at 6 p.m. with Shelley. Elks Lodge 2284 New Port Richey, 7201 Congress St., New Port Richey. $3. (727) 846-8012.

Dinner and dance: Dinner 4:30-7 p.m. Dance at 7 p.m. New Lakes of Regency Park Civic Center, 8330 Civic Drive, Port Richey. Dinner: $5. Dance only: $5. (727) 697-1784.

E-mail class: 9-11 a.m. March 18. CARES Senior Center, 4136 Barker Drive, Elfers. Fee $11. (727) 847-1290.

Fundraising cruise for CARES event: A special cruise presentation by Goldmark World Travel. The cruise will be a four-night cruise from Port Canaveral to Freeport aboard the Carnival ship Sensation from Nov. 1-5. All proceeds to CARES. 1:30 p.m. CARES Musunuru Enrichment Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson. Free. (727) 863-6868.

Genealogical seminar and meeting: Seminar on Personal Ancestry File, a free program available from Family History Library. Hosted by the West Pasco Genealogical Society. Bring your lunch and beverage. General meeting follows. Program: Using your computer for researches. Noon. Life Point Christian Church, 6219 River Road, New Port Richey. Seminar $3. (727) 841-9764.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: 10:15 a.m. Pasco County Regency Park Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey. Free. (727) 862-8222.

Long Island Club meeting: 11 a.m. St. Stephen Episcopal Church, 5326 Charles St., New Port Richey. Free. (352) 683-3019.

Lunch: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. VFW Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey. Menu starts at $2. (727) 376-3502.

Mah-jongg: 11:45 a.m. CARES Senior Center, 4136 Barker Drive, Elfers. Fee $2. (727) 847-1290.

Michigan Suncoast Potluck: Chicken will be provided. Bring a dish and set-ups. Noon. Veterans Memorial Park Pasco, 14333 Hicks Road, Hudson. Free. (727) 847-9814.

Military Officers Wives luncheon: Reservations required. 11:30 a.m. Spartan Manor, 6121 Massachusetts Ave., New Port Richey. $15. (727) 372-7615 or 942-1153. spartanmanor.com.

Oil painting classes: 9:30 a.m. Holiday Recreation Complex, 2830 Gulf Trace Blvd,, Holiday. $40 per person per month. (727) 942-7439.

Pet-loss support group: Hosted by Gulfside Regional Hospice and the Trinity Funeral Home. 9 a.m. Trinity Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 12609 Memorial Drive, Trinity. Free. (727) 845-5707.

Play canasta: 11:15 a.m. CARES Senior Center, 4136 Barker Drive, Elfers. Fee $2. (727) 847-1290.

Sons and Daughters of Erin: Irish singing and dancing. 7 p.m. Jasmine Lakes Civic Center, 7137 Jasmine Blvd., Port Richey. Non-member admission $3. (727) 819-2619.

Spaghetti and karaoke: All-you-can-eat dinner. No cover charge for games. 5-7 p.m. Moose Lodge 1429, 1936 Abacus Road, Holiday. Menu starts at $3.99. (727) 937-9030.

Still-life painting: 12:30 p.m. CARES Senior Center, 4136 Barker Drive, Elfers. Fee $2. (727) 847-1290.

Talk on Hypertension Management: Topic is blood pressure management by Dr. Satish Siva. Limited seating. Call to register. 3:30 p.m. Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson. Free. (727) 869-5498.

Teen, Garage Jam: Garage Jams for teens ages 13-17. Teens bring an instrument and jam or sing. Wii Rockstar, other software, backgrounds and videomaking sometimes available. 4 p.m. New Port Richey Library, 5939 Main St., New Port Richey. Free. (727) 853-1279.

Tiny tots playtime: Program for ages 1 to 5 years old. Parents must stay with children. 10 a.m.-noon. Pasco County Grove Park, 4145 Fairford Drive, New Port Richey. Free. (727) 834-3285.

WAVES National Unit 104 Pasco: Monthly business luncheon. 11:30 a.m. Golden Corral, 8928 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Lunch is on your own. (727) 842-7901.

Wednesday dinner: Greek and American Food. Each week will feature a Greek Dessert. Family friendly. 3-6:30 p.m. St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 9426 Little Road, New Port Richey. Complete meals starting at $5. (727) 868-5911.



Today

Bingo: 11 a.m. Polish American Pulaski Club, 4616 Darlington Road, Holiday. (727) 934-0900.

Bingo: Smoke and non-smoking rooms. Food available. 7 p.m. VFW Post 10167, 4619 Bartelt Road, Holiday. Free. (727) 938-5977.

Bingo: 5 p.m. Elks Lodge 2284 New Port Richey, 7201 Congress St., New Port Richey. Free. (727) 846-8012.

Tuesday

Bingo: 12:30 p.m. Forest Hills Civic Association, 1749 Harpoon Drive, Holiday. (727) 934-2616.

Bingo: 5 p.m. Polish American Pulaski Club, 4616 Darlington Road, Holiday. (727) 934-0900.

Bingo: 5:30 p.m. Regency Park Civic Center, 10240 Regency Park Blvd., Port Richey.

Bingo: 7 p.m. VFW Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey. (727) 376-3502.

Get out: Events for March 16-18 03/15/09 [Last modified: Monday, March 16, 2009 6:56am]

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