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Pasco County school events


• Wesley Chapel High School is presenting student news productions via its YouTube channel. Visit

• The 35th reunion of the Land O'Lakes High School Class of 1977 will be Oct. 19-20. For information about activities and ticket prices, email or join the Land O'Lakes Class of 1977 Alumni Facebook group.

College bound

• Friday is the deadline to register for the ACT to be administered on Oct. 27. Late registration deadline (with fees) is Oct. 5. Go online to

• Oct. 4 is the deadline to register for the SAT to be administered on Nov. 4. Late registration deadline (with fees) is Oct. 19. Go online to

• The Tampa Performing and Visual Arts College Fair will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 2 at the University of South Florida, Marshall Student Center Ballroom, 4103 USF Cedar Serco, Tampa. Free and open to the public.

Connerton Elementary: PTA meeting, 4 p.m. today. • Student of the Month recognition, 9:15 a.m. Friday. • Advisory council, 8 a.m. Friday.

Gulfside Elementary: All Pro Dads breakfast, 8:45 a.m. Thursday. • PTO meeting, 6 p.m. Thursday. • Student of the Month celebration, 2:45 p.m. Friday. • Young Author's Social, 6 p.m. Tuesday for third- and fourth-grade students.

James M. Marlowe Elementary: Picture day, today. • PTO meeting, 3 p.m. Thursday.

Mittye P. Locke Elementary: Open house, 6-8 p.m. Thursday.

Northwest Elementary: Community and Family Involvement meeting, 8:40 a.m. Friday.

West Zephyrhills Elementary: All Pro Dads breakfast, 7:15 a.m. Friday. • "Welcome Back" PTA dance, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday.

Theater, art and music

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

• Gulf Middle Chamber Winds Concert, 7 p.m. Oct. 1.

• Dallas Children's Theater presents The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs, 10:30 a.m. and noon Oct. 5. $5. Grades 2-6.

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

• The District 14 Thespians one-act competition will start at 7:30 a.m. Saturday.

• Bits & Pieces Puppet Theatre presents Aesop's Dinosaur Fables at 10:30 a.m. and noon Oct. 5. $4. Grades K-2.

Youth library events

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

• Tween Gaming, 4 p.m. today. Grades 5-7.

• Teen YuGiOh! Club, 4 p.m. Thursday. Grades 6-12.

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

Creative Kids Corner: Scratch-Art, 2-3:15 p.m. Saturday.

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

• Teen Zombies vs. Survivors Party, 6 p.m. Friday. Ages 11-18 or grades 6-12.

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

• Pirate crafts and activities, 5 p.m. Thursday.

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

• Teen Advisory Board, 6 p.m. Thursday. Grades 6-12.

• Teen Iron Chef, 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Grades 6-12.

• Children's Popcorn and a Movie, 1:15 p.m. Saturday. Grades K-5.

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

• Found Poetry, 4 p.m. today. Grades 6-12.

• Tail Waggin' Tutors, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Thursday.

• Children's movie, 1 p.m. Saturday. Grades K-5.

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

• Tie-Dye with Sharpies, 6 p.m. today. Grades 6-12.

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

Pasco County school events 09/18/12 [Last modified: Tuesday, September 18, 2012 3:23pm]
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