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Pasco class notes for Jan. 16

Marlowe Elementary: Ident-A-Kid, Thursday. PTO meeting, 3 p.m. Thursday. Star Family Night, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday for grades K-1.

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Schrader Elementary: All Pro Dads Breakfast, 8:30 a.m. Jan. 23.

River Ridge Middle: Sixth-grade honor awards, 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.


• The eighth annual Suncoast Arts Fest is Saturday and Sunday at the Shops at Wiregrass in Wesley Chapel. The event features more than 145 artists, exhibits, hands-on activities and live entertainment. Proceeds benefit local youth arts programs. The event also features a Family Fun Run at 9 a.m. Sunday. Cost is $25. For information, go to or contact Stephanie at

• Students may enter the Heritage Arts Center Association's 30th Annual Spotlight on Talent, open to singers, instrumental musicians, acrobats, baton twirlers, dancers and other entertainers. Top prize is $150 and a trophy. New this year is a $1,000 scholarship to the top scoring senior from Pasco County. Applications are available at Deadline to enter is Jan. 31. Interested sponsors should contact Barbara Friedman at or call (352) 567-1720.

• The Hudson Middle jazz band performs at 6 p.m. Friday at Sunburst RV in Hudson and at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Suncoast Arts Festival at The Shoppes at Wiregrass in Wesley Chapel.

Center for the Arts at Wesley Chapel, 30651 Wells Road, (813) 794-8772 or (727) 774-8772

• Jack Hartmann Hop 2 it Music, 10:30 a.m. and noon Tuesday. $4. Grades K-2.

Library notes

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

• Tween Time: Stencil Art, 2 p.m. Saturday.

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

• Hands-on Crafting, 4 p.m. Thursday. Grades 6-12.

• Family Movie Matinee, 2 p.m. Saturday. All ages.

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

• Kids Crafts: Penguins, 2 p.m. Saturday. Elementary ages.

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

• Teen Duct Tape Crafts, 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

• Children's Craft Corner, 2 p.m. Saturday. Grades K-5.

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

• Live Action Battleship, 4 p.m. today. Grades 6–12.

• Tail Waggin' Tutors, 4:30 p.m. Thursday.

• Movie and Hot Chocolate, 1 p.m. Saturday. Grades K-5.

South Holiday Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. (727) 834-3331.

• Cool Corded Bracelets & Key Chains, 6 p.m. Wednesday. Grades 6-12.

• Movie & Popcorn, 2 p.m. Saturday. Grades K-5.

College bound

The Thursday Musicale, a women's choral group in Pasco and Hernando counties, offers scholarships to graduating high school seniors. Deadline to apply is Friday, with auditions on Jan. 29. Call (727) 807-3023.

River Ridge High hosts a Financial Aid Night at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the school's Center for the Arts, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey.

Send school news to Michele Miller by email at; fax at (813) 909-4611; by mail, 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey, FL 34668 or call (813) 435-7307.

Pasco class notes for Jan. 16 01/15/13 [Last modified: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 9:10pm]
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