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Pasco County recreation notebook

The Alzheimer's Family Organization and Full Circle Financial will host the 12th annual Charity Golf Tournament on Nov. 10 at Seven Springs Country Club, 3535 Trophy Blvd., New Port Richey (off Little Road). Registration will begin at 6:30 a.m. with an 8 a.m. shotgun start.

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"This has surpassed all of our other fundraisers in terms of being profitable for our organization," AFO director Dominick DePetrillo said. "It's a beautiful course and tends to be a great day for our participants. Last year was the first year we've had someone make a hole-in-one and he won a car, so that was a lot of fun."

The cost to play is $80 per person and includes 18 holes of golf in a four-person scramble and breakfast by IHOP, lunch from Argento's Italian Bistro, goody bags, raffles and door prizes. For information, please call (727) 848-8888 or toll-free at 1-888-496-8004.

TAE KWON DO: Trinity Tae Kwon Do Academy is hosting a "kick-a-thon" from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 27 to benefit St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. Trinity students will have one minute to perform as many kicks as they can to raise money for the children battling cancer at St. Jude's. For information, contact master Rafael Rodriguez at (727) 844-5724.

GOLF: The Pasco Sheriff's Golf Classic will be held at 9 a.m. Oct. 22 at Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club. The shotgun start tournament costs $150 per player or $600 per foursome and will benefit the Pasco Police Athletic League. Check-in will begin at 7:30 a.m. on the day of the tournament. Golfers can register via PayPal or visit pascosheriffcharities .com/GolfClassic2012.html. The deadline to register is Monday. For information, call 1-800-854-2862 ext. 7733.

MORE GOLF: In-Reach Ministry Golf Invitational will start at 1 p.m. Oct. 13 at Wentworth Golf Club, 2990 Wentworth Way, Tarpon Springs. The four-person scramble, 18-hole tournament with prizes will raise money for the In-Reach Ministry of Lakewood Church of God and the Ransom Recovery drug addiction program. Cost is $69.99 per golfer, includes luncheon. For information or to register, visit inreachministry.myevent.com.

LACROSSE: The Wesley Chapel Athletic Association will host the second annual I Lacrosse My Heart event, a showcase of women's lacrosse, on Oct. 21 at Wesley Chapel District Park. The highlight event will be an exhibition match between the women's teams of Saint Leo University and Florida Southern University, followed by a two-hour lacrosse instructional clinic by the college coaches and players. The exhibition costs $5 to watch; clinic participants will need to purchase a $10 wrist band to take part. All gate and clinic proceeds will go to St. Joseph's Children's Hospital. For information, visit wclacrosse.org.

To submit information on community sports events, contact David Rice at davidrice83@gmail.com.



FISHING: The 2012 Fall Family Fishing Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 17 at Withlacoochee River Park. This free event, sponsored by Pasco County Parks and Recreation and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, is designed to introduce youth and families to the wonders of the outdoors. In addition to fishing opportunities in the pristine river, the event will feature casting stations, wildlife encounters, reptile shows, crafts, face painting, music, rod/reel combinations for the first 150 youths, free lunch and much more. For information, call (352) 521-4152 or (352) 567-0264.

FISHING: The 2012 Fall Family Fishing Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 17 at Withlacoochee River Park. This free event, sponsored by Pasco County Parks and Recreation and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, is designed to introduce youth and families to the wonders of the outdoors. In addition to fishing opportunities in the pristine river, the event will feature casting stations, wildlife encounters, reptile shows, crafts, face painting, music, rod/reel combinations for the first 150 youth, free lunch and much more. For information call (352) 521-4152 or (352) 567-0264.

FISHING: The 2012 Fall Family Fishing Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 17 at Withlacoochee River Park. This free event, sponsored by Pasco County Parks and Recreation and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, is designed to introduce youth and families to the wonders of the outdoors. In addition to fishing opportunities in the pristine river, the event will feature casting stations, wildlife encounters, reptile shows, crafts, face painting, music, rod/reel combinations for the first 150 youth, free lunch and much more. For information call (352) 521-4152 or (352) 567-0264.

Pasco County recreation notebook 10/09/12 [Last modified: Tuesday, October 9, 2012 5:13pm]
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