Rotary Club to host Back to School party
The San Antonio Rotary Club will host a Back to School party for 30 children from Farm-Workers Self-Help at the San Antonio Animal Hospital from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday.
The children will receive a tour of the facility, pet animals and eat a barbecue lunch. Each child will receive a backpack full of school supplies.
The animal hospital is at 32347 State Road 52 in San Antonio. Call (352) 588-2132.
Get in the race for honorary mayor
The Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce is seeking people to run for the position of Honorary Mayor of Land O'Lakes. Filing fee is $50 and applications are available by calling (813) 909-2722.
Flapjack Festival slated for new site
This year's Flapjack Festival is scheduled for Oct. 31 through Nov. 2 at a new location.
The festival will be at the Pasco County Fairgrounds, 36722 State Road 52 in Dade City.
Center wants school supplies for needy
The Jewish Community Center of West Pasco in conjunction with the Jewish Federation of Pinellas and Pasco counties will provide backpacks filled with back to school supplies for students who are unable to afford these necessary supplies.
People are asked to drop off the following items: computer paper, filler paper, highlighters, backpacks, folders, three-ring binders, student organizers, pens, pencils, colored pencils, markers, zippered pencil cases, calculators, erasers, tape, rulers, Kleenex, hand sanitizers, Ziploc bags and construction paper.
Items may be dropped off at the center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday at 9841 Scenic Drive, Port Richey. Call (727) 847-3814.
Rotary Club names new its president
The Rotary Club of Hudson recently named Carolle Ryan to be president of the club and to serve for one year.
She was sworn in by Eugene Beil, past Rotary District Governor at a banquet held in June. Ryan succeeded Byron Osborn.
The club meets at noon each Thursday at the CARES Center in Beacon Woods, in Hudson. Call (727) 862-3503.
Church history center is open to the public
The Family History Center of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 7851 Lutz Lake Fern Road in Odessa is open to the public and free of charge.
Hours of operation for genealogists, of all levels, are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, 1 to 9 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.
The center is closed Monday, Friday and Sunday. Call Marlene Robinson at (813) 926-3596 or (813) 926-3590.
Sign up this week for youth football league
A Youth Football League is forming and registration is from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Salvation Army at 7745 Ridge Road in Port Richey.
The season runs August through November and games are played at the Veterans Memorial Park, Hicks Road in Hudson.
Call Bobby Riordan, director of the Community Center at (727) 815-8539, ext. 224 Cost is $125.