Saturday, February 17, 2018
News Roundup

Pet licensing fees will increase starting March 13

COUNTYWIDE

Pet licensing fees to increase on March 13

The Pasco County Commission recently approved an initiative to raise pet licensing fees, beginning March 13. License tags will increase from $5 to $10 for a pet that has been spayed or neutered, and from $25 to $35 for a pet that has not. The revenue will be used to support increased staffing to move Pasco County Animal Services toward its goal of saving 90 percent of the animals that come through the shelter. For information, contact Judy Tate Gregory by email at education [email protected], or call (813) 929-1212 or (727) 834-3216.

HUDSON

Church to show video series

Word of Life Full Gospel Assembly is hosting a 12-week screening of the American Heritage Series videos, beginning at 7 p.m. today and continuing at the same time each Friday at the church, 12106 Parkwood St., Hudson. For information call (727) 863-5341.

ZEPHYRHILLS

Fine arts show, sale this weekend

The Zephyrhills Art Club will hold its annual fine arts show and sale from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at First Christian Church, 6040 Eighth St. Attendees will be able to vote for the "People's Choice Award" winner. Prizes and original paintings will be raffled. Free admission; art ranges in price from $25 to $300. For information call (813) 782-2723.

Race, fun run/walk taking registration

Registration is open for the Zephyrhills Founders' Day 5K Race and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk, taking place at 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. March 9 at Zephyrhills Depot Museum, 39110 South Ave. Registration by Thursday is $25 for the 5K and $20 for the Fun Run/Walk. Race-day registration is $30 for the 5K and $25 for the Fun Run/Walk. Registration can be done at foundersdayrace.com, or picked up at the Zephyrhills Depot Museum to be turned in on race day between 7 a.m. and 7:45 a.m. For information, call (813) 601-6238.

TARPON SPRINGS

Learn to be a docent March 14

The city of Tarpon Springs and Center for Gulf Coast Folklife offer a docent training workshop for the upcoming Smithsonian Institution exhibit "Journey Stories." Docents will be expected to guide and lead observation and inquiry-based tours. No formal training or experience is required. Hours are flexible. Docent training will be 3 to 5 p.m. March 14 at the Tarpon Springs Cultural Center, 101 S Pinellas Ave. To RSVP or for information, call Helene MacNeil at (727) 409-1261.

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