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Briefs: Chamber celebrates 10 years with banquet

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Chamber to celebrate 10 years with banquet

The Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce will celebrate 10 years with A Red Carpet Affair on Sept. 25. Social hour is at 6 p.m. with the banquet at 7 p.m.

There will be an awards banquet and the installation of the board of directors. Business After Hours will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Washington Mutual Bank, 1249 Bruce B. Downs Blvd. (in the Target shopping center). Call (813) 994-8534.

Land O'Lakes

Travel series starts Monday at library

The Land O'Lakes Library offers a Globetrotting Travel series starting at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the library, 2818 Collier Parkway in Land O'Lakes. Teenagers are invited to a 6 p.m. movie Tuesday at the library. Call (813) 929-1214.

Dade City

Book club gathers Tuesday at library

The Hugh Embry Book Club meets at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the library at 14215 Fourth St. in Dade City. Members select the books. Call (352) 567-3576.


Driver-safety program is offered by AARP

The AARP will present a Driver Safety Program from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at the New River Library, 34043 State Road 54 in Zephyrhills. Registration is requested. Call (813) 780-9168.

Spring Hill

Get assertiveness training from chamber

The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce will offer a course in Assertiveness Training to members and the general public for two hours each Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. starting Sept. 22 and running though Oct. 27 in the Capital City Bank conference room at 14203 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill.

Topics include comparing assertive and aggressive behavior styles with hands-on situation analysis, cause of nonassertive, assertive and aggressive behaviors, recognizing and stating needs and limits, and when to walk away.

Cost is $60 for chamber members and $120 for others. Call the chamber at (352) 796-0697, ext. 18, to register.


Volunteers are needed for waterways cleanup

Volunteers are needed for the Annual Coastal Cleanup and Central Pasco Waterways Cleanup scheduled from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday. Supplies and assignments may be picked up between 8 and 9 a.m. at SunTrust Bank on State Road 54.

Free lunch and prizes are from 11 a.m. and noon at SunTrust Bank. Site captains are Betsy Crisp, Pasco County Extension Family and Consumer Sciences faculty member for the University of Florida, and Kurt Conover, director of business development for Regional Medical Center of Bayonet Point.

Call Crisp at (727) 996-7341, ext. 4288, or Conover at (727) 861-5141.


Knights offer weekly bingo, dinner dance

The Knights of Columbus Father Farrell Council 6476, 2040 Grand Blvd. in Holiday, offers nonsmoking Bingo at 1 p.m. each Sunday. Doors open at 11 a.m.

Each Friday the council offers a dinner dance, with dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. and dancing from 7 to 10 p.m. Cost is $11 for both or $5 for the dance only. Steve Daniels will play this Friday.

The Ladies Auxiliary Monthly Card Party is set for noon Sept. 22. Doors open at 10 a.m. and lunch is at 11 a.m. Cost is $6. Call (727) 934-8025.

Dade City

Historical society meeting set for Friday

The next meeting of the Pasco County Historical Society is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday at the American Legion Hall, 37745 Church Ave.

The speaker is Jeff Cannon, who is well known for his cemetery research. Cannon will discuss the findings of research regarding Hernando County's Bayport.

A covered-dish dinner always precedes the program, so guests are asked to bring something to share.

Also, please bring your own table service and drink. Family membership is $10 a year, individuals are $5.

For additional information, call Eddie Herrmann at (352) 567-2050 or Glen Thompson at (352) 567-7449.

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