Celebration of arts looking for artists
Calling all artists! The Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce needs fine artists and crafters to participate in its third annual Celebration of the Arts show, slated for April 10-11 at the Shops at Wiregrass. The two-day event will feature live entertainment and music by DJ Joey Jam, "Entertainer to the Stars." Participating artists receive complimentary beverages and snacks, booth sitters and food runners, onsite security, drive-up loading and unloading at booth site, discount room rates with participating hotels, onsite parking and RV parking, limited electricity and clean indoor restrooms. Check-in and setup are available on Friday evening. Sponsorship opportunities are also available. Visit www.Wesley ChapelArtShow.com or call Laura at (813) 382-8412 or Cindy at (813) 5050-3065.
Kids' museum to host meeting
Investigation Station will hold an open meeting at noon Thursday for all interested parties to learn about this emerging children's museum and its progress to date. Guests are invited to bring a brown bag lunch. The meeting will be at the Wells Fargo Advisors Office, 11031 U.S. 19. For location information, call (727) 697-0400, ext. 149. For information about Investigation Station, visit www.investigation station.net or call (727) 459-7331.
Concert, spaghetti dinner on Feb. 20
The Jubilee Men's Chorus will perform at 3:30 p.m. Feb. 20 at King of Kings Lutheran Church, 10337 U.S. 19. The concert will include Broadway hits, folk tunes, songs of seafarers and "The Happy Wanderer" with tenor soloist Bill Norton. The concert will be followed by a spaghetti dinner at 4:30 p.m. The cost is $5 per person; children under 10 free. For information about the event, call (727) 868-5744. Chorus members practice from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Mondays at First United Methodist Church, 5901 Indiana Ave., New Port Richey. To learn about joining the group, call director Henry Fletcher at (727) 868-5744.
Church mission runs Feb. 21-25
St. Joseph Catholic Church will host a parish mission at 7 p.m. each night from Feb. 21-25 at the church, 5345 16th St. The mission, called "A New Beginning," features guest speaker the Rev. John Kuehner, a mission priest from St. Michael's Rectory in Chicago. After each session, the parish hosts a social with light snacks. For information, call (813) 782-2813.
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