Connerton Elementary: School picture makeups, Nov. 2.
Cypress Elementary: Fall Festival, 5:30 p.m. Thursday. • Advisory council, 8:30 a.m. Monday. • Makeup pictures and class pictures, Nov. 2.
Gulf Middle: Picture retakes, Tuesday.
Gulfside Elementary: All Pro Dads breakfast, 8:45 a.m. Thursday. • Advisory council, 4:15 p.m. Thursday.
Hudson Elementary: Fear Factor Fall Festival, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday.
Hudson Middle: Advisory council, 3 p.m. Tuesday.
Lacoochee Elementary: Science night, Thursday.
Mittye P. Locke Elementary: Technology Parent Night, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
New River Elementary: Trunk or Treat Festival, 6 to 8 p.m. Friday.
Northwest Elementary: PTO Ice Cream Social, 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday.
Odessa Elementary: Health screenings, Thursday.
Richey Elementary: Picture retakes, Thursday. • Advisory council, 8 a.m. Thursday.
Seven Springs Elementary: Advisory council, 4 p.m. today.
Seven Springs Middle: Harvest Literacy Festival, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
Sunray Elementary: Advisory council, 8:30 a.m. today.
Zephyrhills High: Senior panoramic and club photos, Tuesday.
Youth library events
Centennial Park, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday. (727) 834-3204.
• Cupcake Decorating, 2 p.m. Saturday. Grades 4-7.
Hudson Regional, 8012 Library Road. (727) 861-3040; TDD: (727) 861-3024.
• Pumpkin Painting, 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday. Registration is required.
Hugh Embry, 14215 Fourth St., Dade City. (352) 567-3576.
• Teen Halloween Party with paranormal author Ami Blackwelder, 4 p.m. Thursday.
• Kids' Halloween Party, 2 p.m. Saturday. Grades K-7.
Land O'Lakes, 2818 Collier Parkway. (813) 929-1214.
• Teen Halloween Wonderland Bash and Costume Contest, 7 p.m. Friday. Costume contest, professional D.J. and free refreshments. A $5 donation to the Teen Advisory Board gets access to the exclusive VIP room and free pizza and video gaming on the high-def, giant-screen projection system. Ages 11-18.
New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St., (727) 853-1265.
• Kinect Adventureventures, 5 to 8 p.m. today. Ages 8-12. Children under 10 must be accompanied by and adult.
New River, 34043 State Road 54, Zephyrhills. (813) 788-6375.
• Children's Haunted House, 1 p.m. Saturday. Grades K-5.
Regency Park, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey. (727) 861-3049.
• Anime Club, 4 p.m. today. Grades 6-12.
• Tail Waggin' Tutors, 4:30 p.m. Thursday. Children of all ages.
• Halloween Family Night, 6 p.m. Thursday. Wear your costume and enjoy stories, crafts and games.
Send your school news to Michele Miller, by e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org; by fax, (813) 909-4611, by regular mail, 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.
The District 5 Florida Bandmaster Association marching band evaluations featuring the half-time show performances of bands from Pasco, Hernando and Citrus counties, will be Nov. 5 at the River Ridge High School stadium, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey. Tickets are $8 for adults; $5 for children 6 and up. Children under 5 are free.
Center for the Arts at River Ridge, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey. (727) 774-7380.
• Mitchell High drama presents Bang, Bang You're Dead, at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3-5 and 2 p.m. Nov. 6. $5.
• Hop 2 it Music and Jack Hartman present Moving to Math, 10:30 a.m. and noon Nov. 9. Grades 2-5.
• Theatreworks USA presents Seussical the Musical, 10:30 a.m. and noon Nov. 21-22. Grades K-5.
Center for the Arts at Wesley Chapel, 30651 Wells Road. (813) 794-8772 or (727) 774-8772.
• John Long Middle Fall Choral Concert, 7 p.m. Friday.
• Florida Orchestra presents Gotta Dance at 10:30 a.m. and noon Wednesday. Join maestro Stuart Malina, music director and conductor of the internationally acclaimed Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra, in a fast-paced exploration of dance featuring the dynamic artistry of 17-year-old violin virtuoso Alexandra Switala. $6.
• Wesley Chapel High drama presents The November Comedies at 7 p.m. Nov. 3-4. $4.
• Red Sky Theater Company presents The Raven Who Stole The Sky, 10:30 a.m. and noon Nov. 18. Grades 4-8. $4.