Library notes

Pasco County library notes

New Port Richey

Public Library

5939 Main St., New Port Richey. (727) 853-1279, fax (727) 853-1280, www.nprlibrary.org.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Free computer classes: 10 a.m. every Monday.

Writers Hour: 4 p.m. every Monday. Discuss your work with other writers.

Writers Workshop: 5 p.m. every Monday. Discuss your work with other writers.

Spanish Club: 5 p.m. every Tuesday. Learn Spanish language and culture. Call for details.

Metaphysical Sciences Club: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. Reflexology to spirituality.

Garage jams for teens only:

5 p.m. every Wednesday. Bring your instruments and your ears as teen musicians gather.

Line Dance Class: 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Registration required. $6 per class.

Toddler Tales: 10:30 a.m. Friday. Program for ages 2 to 4. Hear themed stories, songs and create take-home mementos.

French Club: 2 p.m. Friday.

Line Dance Class II: 2 p.m. Fridays. Registration required. $6 per class.

New Port Richey Explorers: 2 p.m. Saturday. Program for children ages 7 to 10. Activities and crafts.

Free GED classes: Call (727)

774-1708 for a full schedule.

Live homework help: Free online tutoring daily from 4 to 10 p.m. Go to www.nprlibrary.org.

Reading for Life: Tutors available to help students with reading, writing and English as a second language. Call for information.

Hudson Regional Library

Hours: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 8012 Library Road, Hudson. (727) 861-3040, TDD (727) 861-3024, fax (727) 861-3025.

Do You Love Baseball? You won't want to miss the Fabulous World Series Feats Program at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Registration requested. Program features local baseball historian Robert Schaefer. Come hear about dramatic events through the decades and see contemporary photographs and illustrations.

Toddler storytime: 10 a.m. Thursdays through May 29. For children ages 1 to 2. Call to register.

Preschool storytime:

10:45 a.m. Thursdays through May 29. Stories and activities for children ages 3 to 5. Call to register.

Baby storytime: 11:30 a.m. Thursdays through May 29. For babies from newborns to 1-year-old. Program includes stories, songs and baby sign language.

Knitters: Beginners and advanced. 6:30 p.m. every Thursday. Registration requested. Taught by Ruby Busser.

Tai Chi for Beginners: 6:30 p.m. Thursdays (April 17 and 24, May 1 and 8). Series of four classes. Registration requested.

Noisy Storytime: 11 a.m. Saturdays through May 31. Program adapted for children with special needs. Stories, songs and fingerplays.

Teen Advisory Board: Makes suggestions on teen programs, books and other materials. Call the library for meeting times and dates.

Regency Park

Branch Library

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

Hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Friendship Bracelets — Teens: 7 p.m. Monday. Come create a friendship bracelet.

Toddler storytime: 10:15 a.m. Wednesdays through May 14. For children ages 1 to 2. Registration requested.

Preschool storytime: 11 a.m. Wednesdays through May 14. Stories and activities for children ages 3 to 5.

Microsoft Word basics program: 10 a.m. Thursday.

Teen Night: 6 to 9 p.m. Friday. Come for a fun evening of gaming, food, music and computers.

Teen Advisory Board: Makes suggestions on teen programs, books and other materials. Call the library for meeting times and dates.

Centennial Park Branch Library

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

Hours: Noon to 9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Toddler storytime: 10:15 a.m. Wednesdays through May 14. Stories and activities for children ages 1 to 2. Registration requested.

Preschool storytime: 11 a.m. Wednesdays through May 14. Stories and activities for children ages 3 to 5. Registration requested.

Teen Advisory Board: Makes suggestions on teen programs, books and other materials. Call the library for meeting times.

South Holiday

Branch Library

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

Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday and Tuesday; noon to 9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Learn to Navigate pascolibraries.org: 2 p.m. Monday. Learn all about the library catalog and free databases.

Toddler storytime: 10:15 a.m. Tuesdays through May 13. Stories and activities for children ages 1 to 2. Registration requested.

Preschool astrodome: 11 a.m. Tuesdays through May 13. Stories and activities for children ages 3 to 5. Registration requested.

Movies with Friends: 2 p.m. Wednesdays through April 30. Light refreshments.

Jewelry Making: 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Family Night: 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The entire family is invited to enjoy stories, songs and activities.

Exotic Species Awareness: 2 p.m. Saturday. Come hear a Pasco-Hernando Community College student present her experience and knowledge of Burmese pythons. Meet a guest biologist, plus have an opportunity to pet Chloe, a 14-foot Burmese python. Registration requested.

Teen Advisory Board: Makes suggestions on teen programs, books and other materials. Call the library for meeting times and date.

Pasco County library notes 04/12/08 [Last modified: Saturday, April 12, 2008 1:17pm]

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