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West Pasco Happenings

West Pasco Happenings

Senior games, chess, checkers and card games:

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Thursday. Grove Park Community Center, 4145 Fairford Drive, New Port Richey, (727) 934-4198. No fee.

All that jazz: Dinner at 5 p.m., jazz band 7 to 10 p.m. VFW Post 7845, 6315 Stone Road, Port Richey, (727) 847-6277. Dinner donation: $6.

Bingo today:

• 10 a.m. Jewish Community Center, 9841 Scenic Drive, Port Richey, (727) 847-3814,

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

5:45 p.m. Colonial Hills Civic Club, 3852 Prime Place, New Port Richey, (727)


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Double Deck Pinochle Club: 6 p.m. every Thursday. Embassy Hills Civic Club House, 9509 Palm Ave., Port Richey, (727) 842-8681. Singles and couples welcome.

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

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Dinner Dance: 5 to 7:30 p.m. today. Moose Lodge 1429, 1936 Abacus Road, Holiday, (727) 937-9030. Menu donation: $6.50 to $8.50. Music by Dino.

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Karaoke & Eats: Buffet at 3 p.m., karaoke at 5 p.m. today. VFW McKay Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey, (727) 376-3502. Donation: $3.

Dinner Dances

5 p.m. Friday. American Legion Paradise Post 79, 5329 Legion Place, New Port Richey, (727) 842-4378. Music by Marty & The Nice Guys. Menu items: $6 to $8.50.

• 5 p.m. Friday. Father Ullrich Knights of Columbus Council, 5850 Knights of Columbus Drive, Port Richey, (727) 848-6566. Donation: $10 members, $11 for guests. Dance only $5. Music by Steve Daniels.

• 12:15 p.m. Sunday. Polish American Club, 7615 New Jersey Ave., Hudson, (727)

862-1520. Donation: $11 members, $12 guests.

Rummage sales & more:

• 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday with bag sale. Community Congregational Church, 6533 Circle Blvd., New Port Richey, (727) 849-1943.

• 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. First United Methodist Church of New Port Richey and the XI Lambda Delta Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi at the New Port Richey Recreation Center, 6630 Van Buren St., (727) 849-4004.

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Foster parents for pets needed: The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is starting a new foster care program to provide more personalized care and socialization for pets that need some extra TLC before they are adopted. Foster parents will be provided with free training, food and any necessary medications; all that is required is a safe environment and plenty of love and attention. A training class will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at SPCA Suncoast, 7734 Congress St. Anyone interested may pick up an application at the shelter or call Karen Scully at (727) 849-1048 from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.

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Medicare hands-on information class: CARES will hold the "My Medicare Matters Navigator" at 1:30 p.m. April 10 at the Hudson-Bayonet Point Enrichment Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway. Trainers will help seniors, family members or caregivers navigate some of the Web sites for Medicare coverage options. Participants should bring their Medicare number, Medicare part D prescription drug plan number, Medicare Advantage or Medigap policy number. People without those numbers handy can still benefit from the session, however. Each attendee will receive a take-home manual for reference. Class is size limited. To reserve a space, call (727) 862-9291, ext. 244.

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Spring Fling Day Camp: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. April 7 to 11. Veterans Memorial Park, 1433 Hicks Road, Hudson, (727) 861-3033. Fee: $35 per child. Registration open now. Program for children 6 to 12 years of age.

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 34668 or e-mail to [email protected]

West Pasco Happenings 03/26/08 [Last modified: Thursday, October 28, 2010 9:48am]
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