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• 10 a.m. Chester McKay VFW Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey, (727) 376-3502.

• 7 p.m. VFW Ford Post 7845, 6315 Stone Road, Port Richey, (727) 847-6277.

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Beef tips and noodles loaf dinner: 4:30 to 7 p.m. today. AMVETS Auxiliary Post 16, 9638 State Road 52, Hudson, (727) 868-7391. Donation: $6.50. Music by Mary Ann.

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Dancing, darts and dinner: Moose Lodge 1429, 1936 Abacus Road, Holiday, (727)937-9030. Dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. today. Spaghetti with meat sauce for $4.95. Country dance lessons from 7 to 9:30 tonight in the hall; $5 per person. Darts at 7:30 p.m. in the lounge, followed by karaoke with sing-alongs featuring Rick Mercier.

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Dinner: 4:30 to 6 p.m. tonight. Chester McKay VFW Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey, (727) 376-3502. Menu: roast pork, shrimp or grouper. Menu items vary: $6.50 to $8.

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Aerobics and open gym: Veterans Memorial Park, 14333 Hicks Road, Hudson, (727) 861-3033. Senior aerobics at 8:30 a.m. today. Open gym from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today. No fees.

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Macintosh User Group: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Life Point Christian Church, 6219 River Road in New Port Richey. Isabel MacFarlane will demonstrate some of the useful tips. For information, call (727) 376-4659.

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Dinner with jazz: Dinner served 6 p.m. Thursday. VFW Post 7845, 6315 Stone Road, Port Richey, (727)847-6277. Donation: $6.50. Music by Mr. Lucky's Jazz Band from 7 to 10 p.m. No cover.

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Tai chi: 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Beacon Square Civic Club, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday, (727) 849-3740. Fee: $5.

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Beginning line dancing: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday. LaVilla Gardens Civic Club, 5730 Elena Drive, Holiday, (727) 939-2673 or 943-8559. Donation: $3.

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"Buddy Poppies" sale: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Friday, Saturday. Members of VFW Holiday Post 10167 and the auxiliaries, located at 4619 Bartelt Road in Holiday, will sell the flowers to benefit disabled and needy veterans at the following locations:

• Bob Evans Restaurant, 9115 U.S. 19, Holiday.

• Winn Dixie, 1640 U.S. 19, Holiday.

• Publix, 5127 U.S. 19, New Port Richey.

• Kmart, 5725 U.S. 19, New Port Richey.

• U.S. 19 and Alt. 19 in Holiday.

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Dinner dance: Polish American Pulaski Club, 4616 Darlington Road, Holiday, (727) 934-0900. Doors open 1 p.m. Sunday. Dinner from 1:30 to 3 p.m., dancing from 3 to 6 p.m. to a surprise band! Donation: $11 members, $13 guests; dance only, $7. Come celebrate the end of the season. This is the last event until September.

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Memorial Day ceremony and picnic: Ceremony at noon Monday, picnic from 1 to 4 p.m. VFW Post 7845, 6315 Stone Road, Port Richey, (727) 847-6277. Burgers, hot dogs, beverages and more. Donation: $6 per person.

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AARP Chapter 434: 1 p.m. May 28. Celebration of birthdays of members who have reached the age of 90 and over. The groups meets at Asbury United Methodist Church, 4204 Thys Road, New Port Richey. Speaker from Career Central. For information call (727) 942-7915.

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Coloring contest: The Pasco County Library System invites all Pasco County children, ages 4 to 12, to enter a coloring contest to win an Endless Ocean game for the Nintendo Wii. Pick up your coloring sheet at your local library, color it, and return it to the library by May 31. A winner will be chosen randomly from all eligible entries. The winner and the winning entry will be photographed for online promotional purposes for the Pasco County Library System and Nintendo of America.

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, FL 34668 or e-mail to

Briefs: West Pasco happenings 05/20/08 [Last modified: Tuesday, May 20, 2008 9:36pm]
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