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Class notes for Aug. 18

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• Aug. 29: Adult Education graduation

• Sept. 2: Labor Day, no school

Library notes

Centennial Park, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday. (727) 834-3204

• Friends Book Sale, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Hugh Embry, 14215 Fourth St., Dade City. (352) 567-3576

• St. Anthony Catholic School art will be on display through August.

Hudson Regional, 8012 Library Road, Hudson. (727) 861-3040

• Teen Afternoon Gaming, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Grades 6-12.

• Hudson Summer Book Sale, Thursday through Saturday during regular library hours.

Land O'Lakes, 2818 Collier Parkway, Land O'Lakes

Teen Craft, 6 p.m. Tuesday. Grades 6-12.

• Family Night Out: Sizzling Summer Luau, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Recommended for kids ages 5-12 and their families.

• Romance and Mystery Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

New River, 34043 State Road 54, Zephyrhills. (813) 788-6375

• Teen Research Workshop Part 2, 11 a.m. Saturday. This workshop series covers primary vs. secondary sources; locating sources (books, digital/Internet resources, databases, advanced searching); copyright/intellectual property rights; plagiarism; citations (MLA style); and evaluating sources. For teens.

• Tween Popcorn and a Movie, 1 p.m. Saturday. Grades 4-7.

Regency Park, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey. (727) 861-3049

• Tail Waggin' Tutors. 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday Come read a book of your choice to a cute and cuddly therapy dog. Elementary grades.

Briefly

Aug. 23 is the deadline for test takers to register for the ACT to be administered on Sept. 21. Late deadline (with fees) is Sept. 6. Go to www.actstudent.org.

Newsmaker

Carrie Page, a teacher at Pasco eSchool in New Port Richey, was selected from a pool of more than 500 applicants to participate in the Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources Summer Teacher Institute for the week of July 29-Aug. 2. Each year, the Library of Congress provides the opportunity for a carefully chosen group of K-12 educators to attend one of its five teacher institutes in Washington, D.C. During the five-day program, participants work with library education specialists and subject-matter experts to learn effective practices for using primary sources in the classroom, while exploring some of the millions of digitized historical artifacts and documents available on the library's website.

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