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.
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 www.suncoastartsfest.com or contact Stephanie at [email protected]
• 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 www.heritagearts.org. Deadline to enter is Jan. 31. Interested sponsors should contact Barbara Friedman at [email protected] 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.
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.
• 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 [email protected]; fax at (813) 909-4611; by mail, 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey, FL 34668 or call (813) 435-7307.