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Breakfast today:

• 8 to 11 a.m. VFW Post 6180, 11660 Osceola Drive, New Port Richey, (727) 863-8824. Menu items range from $1.75 to $4.

8 to 11 a.m. VFW Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey, (727) 376-3502. Menu items start at $2.

Bingo today:

• 11 a.m. Father Farrell Council Knights of Columbus, 2040 Grand Blvd., Holiday, (727) 934-8025. Nonsmoking.

• 5 p.m. Elks Lodge 2284, 7201 Congress St., New Port Richey, (727) 849-5192.

Euchre and music: Euchre at 1 p.m. today, followed by Music by Larry Greer at 3:30 p.m. at the American Legion Paradise Post 79, 5329 Legion Place New Port Richey, (727) 842-4378. No cover.

Social time: 3 p.m. today. Moose Lodge 1429, 1936 Abacus Road, Holiday, (727) 937-9030. Burgers and pizza available. Lounge specials from 3 to 5 p.m. Music by Juke Box.

AMVETS auxiliary dinner: 3 to 6 p.m. today. AMVETS Post 16, 9638 State Road 52, Hudson, (727) 868-7391. Menu: pot roast. Cost: $6.

Holiday Recreation Center's new hours: Closed Sundays. Mondays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturdays 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. The center is at 2830 Gulf Trace Blvd., (727) 942-7439. Open to all ages and no fee.

Duplicate Bridge Sanctioned: 1 to 5 p.m. today. Beacon Square Civic Club, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday, (727) 849-3740. Cost: $5.

Thrift shop donations needed: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The Gulfside Regional Hospice Thrift Shoppe at 3601 Universal Place in New Port Richey accepts donations daily up to an hour before closing. Needed items: art work, housewares, electrical items, clothing (adult and children), books, furniture and more. Pick-ups can be scheduled for larger items. For information call (727) 842-7262.

Gentle exercise: 11 a.m. to noon Monday. CARES Elfers Senior Center, 4137 Barker St., (727) 847-1290. Cost: $1.

McKay Post daily lunch: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday to Friday. VFW Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey, (727) 376-3502. Daily specials. Items start at $2.

Hudson Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 11-7: 7 p.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church, 7009 Hudson Ave., Hudson. For information, call commander Billy Pfaff at (727) 869-0784.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Regency Park Library, 9701 Little Road, Port Richey. Local area contact is Dorothy (727) 862-8222.

Send all events with group name, address and public telephone number at least 14 days in advance to Lucille Lazich, West Happenings, 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey 34668 or e-mail to lazich@sptimes.com.

Briefs: Organizations and events 07/12/08 [Last modified: Monday, November 1, 2010 3:40pm]
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