Friday, December 15, 2017
Education

Pasco County school events, beginning Jan. 25

Calendar

• Feb. 2: Adult Education graduation, 7 p.m. at the Center for the Arts at River Ridge and the Center for the Arts at Wesley Chapel.

Class notes

Chasco Elementary: Muffins and Math family event, 8:45 a.m. Thursday.

Gulf Highlands Elementary: Gator of the Month recognition, 10 a.m. Friday.

Gulfside Elementary: All Pro Dads breakfast, "Encouraging Your Child," 8:45 a.m. Thursday.

Hudson High: Senior panoramic picture, 8:30 a.m. Thursday. • Advisory council, 7:45 a.m. Feb. 1.

Hudson Middle: PTSO Family Movie Night, 6 p.m. Friday.

Longleaf Elementary: Student of the Month recognition, 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Moon Lake Elementary: Second- and third-grade literacy breakfast, 7:30 a.m. today.

Schrader Elementary: Bring someone you love to lunch today. • Student of the Month recognition, 8:30 a.m. Thursday.

Thomas E. Weightman Middle: Honor Roll recognition, 6:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Music/theater/art

• Heritage Arts Center Association is taking applications for the annual Spotlight on Talent Competition. More than $3,000 in cash prizes will be awarded. Deadline to apply is Thursday. Auditions are Feb. 11. Final competitions will be held March 10 with two shows at the Center for the Arts at Wesley Chapel. For information or applications, go to www.heritagearts.org. Those interested in sponsoring the event should email Barbara Friedman at [email protected] or call (352) 567-1720.

• The best of the best in Pasco schools come out to play and sing as the district hosts the All County Band and All County Choral Concerts Saturday at the Center for the Arts in Wesley Chapel. Expect high-caliber performances with guest directors selecting the music and coming to work with these young musicians from middle and high schools throughout the county. The All County Band Concert is at 4 p.m. The All County Choral Concert is at 7 p.m. Admission is free.

Center for the Arts at River Ridge, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey. (727) 774-7380.

• Stages Productions presents School House Rock at 10:30 a.m. and noon Monday. Grades K-5. $4.

• Ruth Eckerd Theatre presents A Thousand Cranes at 10:30 a.m. and noon Feb. 6. Grades 4-8. $4.

• Arts Powers presents Are You My Mother? at 10:30 a.m. and noon Feb. 24. Grades K-3. $4.

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

• Ruth Eckerd Theatre presents A Thousand Cranes at 10:30 a.m. and noon Thursday. Grades 4-8. $4.

• Tall Stories presents Twinkle Twonkle 10:30 a.m. and noon Feb. 7. $4.

• Florida Orchestra Pops Concert, 3 p.m. Feb. 12. $20.

• Sunlake High drama presents Hairspray at 7 p.m. Feb. 24-25.

College bound

• Financial Aid Night for students and parents from Fivay, Hudson, Ridgewood and River Ridge high schools is at 6 p.m. today at the Center for the Arts at River Ridge, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey. Anclote High Financial Aid Night will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31 at the school.

Send your school news to Michele Miller, email [email protected]; fax (813) 909-4611; or 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey, FL 34668. Miller can be reached at (813) 435-7307 or toll-free at 1-800-333-7505, ext. 7307.

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