Class notes, Oct. 27

Coming up

• Report cards are distributed Monday.

Briefly

• Are you a future engineer or see glimpses of one in your child? Saint Leo University invites spectators to come out for science contest judging at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Saint Leo University Student Community Center boardrooms. K-12 students and their families are invited to watch teams of college students find out which team built the strongest model bridge from oversized Popsicle sticks and glue. Guests are given special seating. The university is located at 33701 State Road 52. For information, call Jo-Ann Johnston at (352) 588-8237

• The Wesley Chapel High School PTSA Yard Sale will be from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the corner of Old Pasco Road and Country Club Road. Proceeds benefit the school's ABC (Assist Believe Care) program by helping to provide those in need with a holiday meal or additional assistance during the holidays. For information, contact Heidi Bernaldo at PTSAWCHS@yahoo.com or Wesley Chapel High School at (813) 794-8700.

• An Art and Crafts Show to benefit Hudson Elementary School will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Estates Club House, 8700 Pavilion Drive, Hudson. Vendors will offer holiday shopping opportunities. Free admission. (727) 869-0289.

Music/art/theater

• The Downtown New Port Richey Art Gallery will feature student artwork from Genesis Preparatory Academy through Dec. 28. Opening reception is 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the gallery, 6231 Grand Blvd. (727) 848-6500; nprgallery.com.

Center for the Arts at River Ridge, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey. (727) 774-7381:

• J.W. Mitchell High drama presents The Bad Seed at 2 p.m. today. Tickets are $7.

• River Ridge High drama presents Get Caesar at 7 p.m. Nov. 9. Tickets are $5.

Library notes

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

• Scary Movie Time, 4-5:30 p.m. Wednesday. For teens.

• Paws for Friendship, 4 p.m. Thursday Read a book of your choice to a cute and cuddly therapy dog. Elementary grades.

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

• Teen Sketch Night, 6-7:15 p.m. Tuesday. Grades 6-12.

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

• Gingerbread Haunted House making, 4-5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Grades 5-12.

• Kids' Fun Factory, 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday. Grades K-5.

Land O'Lakes, 2818 Collier Parkway, (813) 929-1214

Tween Halloween Movie, 2 p.m. Tuesday.

• Reading Buddies, 10 a.m. Saturday by appointment. Elementary school readers can practice reading with a volunteer. Bring your own books or choose one from the library. Call (813) 929-1214.

• Popcorn and a movie, 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday. Grades K-5

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

• Gaming club, 1-3:45 p.m. Saturday. Grades 4 and above.

New Port Richey, 5939 Main St., (727) 853-1279

• Teen Movie Night, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Grades 6-12.

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

• Halloween Horror Show, 4-5:45 p.m. Wednesday. Grades 6-12.

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

• LEGO Mania, 2-3 p.m. Saturday. Grades K-5.

South Holiday, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday, (727) 834-3312.

• LEGO Maniacs/Brick or Treat, 4:30-6 p.m. Tuesday. Wear your best costume and build something to match. Grades K-5.

• After hours costume contest and party, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday. Grades 6-12.

• Anime club, 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday. Grades 6-12.

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Class notes, Oct. 27 10/25/13 [Last modified: Friday, October 25, 2013 7:42pm]

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