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Calendar, events, wish list


Nov. 25-27: Thanksgiving holiday. No school.

Class notes

Cotee River Elementary: Storm Seekers Thanksgiving Feast, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday.

Gulf Highlands Elementary: PTA meeting, 6:15 p.m. Thursday. Camp Read A Lot, 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Hudson Middle: Advisory council, 4:15 p.m. today.

Moon Lake Elementary: Author's Tea, 2:40 p.m. Friday.

Northwest Elementary: Invention Convention Make and Take Night, 4:30 to 6:30 today.


Sunlake High Drama presents The Wizard of Oz at 7 p.m. Friday-Sunday at the school, 3023 Sunlake Blvd., Land O'Lakes. $5.

• Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School presents The Importance of Being Earnest at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at 13651 Hays Road, Spring Hill. Tickets are $5 for students/seniors, $8 for adults. Information: (727) 857-2600.

Center for the Arts at River Ridge, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey. (727) 774-7382.

• River Ridge Middle Drama presents Shake Your Shakespeare at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday. $5.

Center for the Arts at Wesley Chapel, 30651 Wells Road. (813) 794-8772.

• Sanders Memorial Elementary winter concert, 7 p.m. today. Free.

Beauty and the Beast, 10:30 a.m. and noon Monday. Grades K-3. $4.

• Wesley Chapel drama presents Arsenic and Old Lace at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $5; $3 for children under 12. Bring a can of food to the box office and receive $1 off.

• Dallas Brass performs at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3. $15.

Library events

Hudson Regional, 8012 Library Road. (727) 861-3040. Twilight in Transylvania for teens, 3 p.m. Friday;

Hugh Embry, 14215 Fourth St., Dade City. (352) 567-3576. Mystery Day at the Library, 11 a.m. Saturday family movie, 2 p.m. Saturday; teen movie, 1 p.m. Nov. 25.

Land O'Lakes, 2818 Collier Parkway. (813) 929-1214. Book sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday-Saturday; Thanksgiving crafts for elementary ages, 2 p.m. Saturday.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St. (727) 853-1265. Garage Jams for ages 11-17, 3 to 6 p.m. today; Young Artist Club for ages 7-12, 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday.

New River, 34043 State Road 54, Zephyrhills. (813) 788-6375. Teen movie night, 6 to 8 Thursday; basic cooking class for grades 3-5, 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Regency Park, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey. (727) 861-3049. Anime Club for teens, 4 p.m. today; make a duct tape wallet at 6 p.m. Thursday; American Girl activity, 2 p.m. Saturday.


International Baccalaureate parent information night will be 6:30 today at Seven Springs Middle, 2441 Little Road, New Port Richey. Contact Holly Rockhill at (813) 794-9429 or or Deborah Lepley at (727) 774-3309.

River Ridge Middle flea market will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the parking lot. Rent booths in advance for $10, or $15 day of sale. Call Karen Tabone at (727) 774-7208.

• The School Board needs seven volunteers to serve two years on the Penny for Pasco Oversight Committee. Get an application from Denise Janes at (727) 774-2753, (813) 794-2753 or (352) 524-2753 and submit by Nov. 27.

Wish List

• Calusa Elementary needs sponsors for 60 needy families through the holidays. Individuals, families and businesses are welcome to adopt a family and donate items. Call Jill Hartman at (727) 774-3700.

Send school news to Michele Miller at, fax to (727) 869-6233 or mail to 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey, FL 34668.

• Bayonet Point Middle: Corbin Mitchell, Kendra Foster, Anthony Medina, Collen Facer, Jessica Mai, Patrick Blum, Terence Niles, Amberlee Colon, Brandon Heltsley, Alyssa Bennett, Justin Carraher, Lauren Mazzone, Brandon Naderski, Chiacy Lo, Brooke Gorman, Jessica Johnson, Aakash Panjabi, Nocholas Seger, Desiree Ortiz, Jacqueline Meyer, Amaris Papadopoulos and Dom Pari.

Richey Elementary: Shanice Negron, Matthew Quinn, Jayme Salisbury, Triana Snyder, Enailym Gonzalez-Gonzalez, Alyssa Piotrowski, Hannah Scozzafava, Angel Otero-Ramirez, Stephanie Ross, David Hernandez, Holly Wiley, Damien Ouellette, Justyn Keeven, Lindsey Morrison, Keisha Schneider, Nickie Meyer, Devon Rivera, Geovany Valdez, Christopher Marione, Allison Dodd, Amirah Linzy, Kiernin Brown, Gabriella Grogan, Laurel Hillard, Caitlin Whispel, Jasmine Bassett, Kaitlyn Call.

• Hudson Elementary: Savannah Marsalek, Hunter Lorenz, Thomas Arthur, Anthony Nicklaus, Jenna Montgomery, Roshan Shibu, Cori Camara, Sky Ledin, Megan Hodges, Hannah Gray, Jared Wilinski, Emma Hudsins, Malena Lehr, Reece Hutchins, Aimee Derner, Austin Wade, Mia Dowling, Kenny Wheeler, Moises Basauri, William Long, Kayla Ford, Sabryna Daley, Jorge Febus, Katherine Barlamas, Aaron Bowman, Greer Wittenberg, Kambre Amyx, William Machacek, Brendan Laney, Justin Gindling, Virginia Bechtol, Deanna Mattos, Rachel Deweerd, Shannon Maldonado, Chayan Ahuja.

Calendar, events, wish list 11/17/09 [Last modified: Tuesday, November 17, 2009 6:25pm]
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