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Pasco schools events, week of April 8


April 15-26: FCAT 2.0 Reading, Math, Science.

• May 1, Progress reports distributed.

Theater, music, art

• An exhibit featuring repurposed books created by J.W. Mitchell High art students will be on display through April at the Progress Energy Art Gallery, 6231 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. Hours are noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. For information, go to or call (727) 848-6500.

• The Hudson Middle Jazz Band will perform at 4 p.m. April 14 at First United Methodist Church, 13123 U.S. 19 in Hudson.

Center for the Arts at River Ridge, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey. (727) 774-7381.

• Schrader Elementary talent show, 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

• Cypress Elementary musical production, 7 p.m. Friday.

• Theatreworks USA presents Give a Mouse a Cookie at 10:30 a.m. and noon Tuesday. Grades K-4.

• Pasco All County Elementary Choral Concert, 4 p.m. Saturday.

Library notes

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

• Teen Movie Night, 5-8 p.m. Tuesday. Grades 6-12.

• Family Movie Matinee, 1-3 p.m. Saturday. All ages.

Centennial Park Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday, (727) 834-3204.

• Wipeout Tournament, 2 p.m. Saturday. Grades 4-7.

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

• Homework Help for grades 1-5, 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays. Homework help provided by teen volunteers.

• Teen and Tween Field Day, 1 p.m. Saturday. Grades 4-7.

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

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

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

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

• Lost in Space, 2 p.m. Saturday. Grades K-5.


• Gulfside Elementary School in Holiday is working with Metropolitan Ministries and churches to offer free meals to needy families Saturday nights this month. For information, call (727) 774-6000.

• The third annual Veterans Elementary PTA Golf Tournament will be April 20 at Lexington Oaks Golf Club in Wesley Chapel. Proceeds will help the PTA purchase a playground shade covering, new technology, classroom supplies and equipment for the school. The tournament is open to men and women of all skill levels. First come, first served. Registration is $75 per player. Register at or mail to Veterans Elementary School, attention: PTA; 26940 Progress Parkway, Wesley Chapel, FL 33544. Deadline to register is April 16. Checks should be made payable to VES PTA. Local businesses and individuals may also support the tournament through hole sponsorships and raffle prize donations. For information, email

Send your school news to Michele Miller at or fax to (813) 909-4611.

Pasco schools events, week of April 8 04/06/13 [Last modified: Saturday, April 6, 2013 12:24pm]
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