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West Pasco Happenings: Bingo, garage sales, dinners and more

Relay For Life garage sale: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today. The Florida Cancer Institute is sponsoring this garage sale with proceeds to the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life at 8763 River Crossing Blvd., New Port Richey, (727) 842-8411.

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Bingo today:

• 4:30 p.m. North Buena Vista Civic Club, 2039 Orange Drive, Holiday, (727) 938-6621. Nonsmoking.

• 7 p.m. VFW Post 10167, 4619 Bartelt Road, Holiday, (727) 938-5977. Smoking and non-smoking rooms.

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Seafood and karaoke: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. today. Moose Lodge 1429, 1936 Abacus Road, Holiday, (727) 937-9030. Menu items: $7.95 to $8.95, featuring all-you-can-eat fish, blue plate special, butterfly shrimp. Roy's Karaoke at 7 p.m. No cover.

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Dinner-dance: Dinner at 5 p.m. today, dancing at 7 p.m. Father Farrell Knights of Columbus, 2040 Grand Blvd., Holiday, (727) 934-8024. Donation: $11; dance only, $5.

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Pancake breakfast: 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday. Beacon Square Civic Club, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday, (727) 849-3740. Full breakfast. Donation: $4 adults, $2 children.

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Polish Legion American Veterans: Noon to 4 p.m. Monday. The Polish Legion of American Veterans, U.S.A. will meet at the Beacon Square Club House, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday, (727) 376-6068.

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Open invitation to all genealogists: The Family History Center at 7851 Lutz Lake Fern Road, Odessa, is open to the public and free. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays; 1 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays; closed Fridays and Sundays. For information, call Marlene Robinson, director, at (813) 926-3596 or (813) 926-3590.

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PHCC Captain's Party and Auction: 6 p.m. Thursday. This party is sponsored by Hampton Inn & Suites of Wesley Chapel at the Heritage Springs Golf & Country Club, 11345 Robert Trent Jones Parkway, Trinity. Tickets: $25. Purchase online at or call (727) 816-3707. Auction items include trips, laptop computer, gift baskets and more. Benefit for Pasco-Hernando Community College Foundation, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey, (727) 816-3410.

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Membership drive: 5 p.m. April 14 Moose Lodge 1429, 1936 Abacus Road, Holiday, (727) 937-9030. Free burgers, hots dogs and covered dishes served from 5 to 8 p.m. Music by Paul-E at

7 p.m. Visit the facilities and learn about the Moose Lodge and the Children at Mooseheart.

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Dinner and music:

VFW Randolph Ford Post 7845, 6315 Stone Road, Port Richey, (727) 847-6277.

• Seafood dinner: 6 to 9 p.m. today. Donation: $5.50 to $7. Music by Sharon.

• Food available 5:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Donation: $3 to $5. Music by Seabreeze.

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Music and eats:

Moose Lodge 1429, 1936 Abacus Road, Holiday, (727) 937-9030.

• All You Can Eat Fish, fried or baked, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. today. Donation: $7.95. Butterfly shrimp dinner. Donation: $8.95. Roy's Karaoke at 7 p.m.

• Dinner: 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Twelve courses available, priced from $6 to $8.50. Music by Billy Cook & The Rawhide Band in the hall at 7 p.m. Fat Cats performs in the lounge at 7 p.m. No cover.

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Elfers Centennial Garden Club: 7 p.m. Monday. Colonial Hills Civic Center, 3852 Prime Place, New Port Richey, (727) 376-2862. Greg Sytch to give a program on begonias. Plants available.

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Fun with nature:

Starkey Environmental Education Center, 10500 Wilderness Park Blvd., New Port Richey, (727) 834-3474.

• 4 p.m. today: Nature walk. Range near or far, based on who joins us!

• 6 p.m. Monday: Identifying plants — learn which are native.

• 10 a.m. Tuesday: Plan a native plant garden. Learn which species suit the site best.

• 2 p.m. Tuesday: Migration headache. See how well birds travel.

West Pasco Happenings: Bingo, garage sales, dinners and more 04/03/08 [Last modified: Friday, April 4, 2008 6:06am]
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