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West Pasco happenings

West Pasco County happenings

Business Network International: 7:30 a.m. today. The Revenue Source Chapter meets at the Fox Hollow Country Club, 10050 Robert Trent Jones Parkway, Trinity, (727) 458-4138.

A fish tale: Education program, 10 a.m. today. Starkey Park Environmental Education Center, 10500 Wilderness Park, New Port Richey, (727) 834-3474. "Something's Fishy: Recreate our fishy story with a better ending."

Bingo today:

• 7 p.m. VFW McKay Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey, (727) 376-3502.

• 7 p.m. VFW Ford Post 7845, 6315 Stone Road, Port Richey, (727) 372-6911.

Dinners today:

• 4:30 to 6 p.m. VFW McKay Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey, (727) 376-3502. Three entrees. Dinner donations: $6.50 to $8.

• 4:30 to 7 p.m. AMVETS Auxiliary Post 16, 9638 State Road 52, Hudson, (727) 868-7391. Donation: $6.50. Meat loaf. Music.

Social time with music: 3 p.m. today. Food available from 4 to 5 p.m. VFW Ford Post 7845, 6315 Stone Road, Port Richey, (727) 847-6277.

Canasta: 11:45 a.m. every Wednesday. Hudson Community Club, 1121 Water Tower Drive, (727) 856-7590 or 863-7914. Donation: $1.

Man to Man Prostate Cancer Group: 5 p.m. Thursday. The Florida Cancer Institute has announced that it will host this support group at 8763 River Crossing Blvd., New Port Richey. Co-sponsored by American Cancer Society. For information, call Trish Tonnesen, LPN, (727) 842-8411.

Easter events Sunday:

• Dinner and dancing: Doors open 12:15 p.m. Polish American Social Club, 7615 New Jersey Ave., Hudson. Dinner: Lamb or Chicken Cordon Bleu. Wear your Easter bonnet and dancing shoes. Donation: $12 members, $14 guests. Reservations requested: (727) 862-1520.

Baked ham dinner: 4 p.m. VFW Post 10167, 4619 Bartelt Road, Holiday, (727) 938-5977. Donation: $8. Music by Sharon.

The Volunteer Way "CanStruction Event": The first-ever Design/Build Competition in Pasco, using canned food to create colossal structures, will be held March 24-30. This benefit for The Volunteer Way Food Bank will feature creations by: Atelier Architecture, Schenkel Shultz, Gresham Smith & Partners, Pasco Hernando Community College — Human Service Club, HKS Architects, and SE Architecture with the students of St. Pete College (Building Arts Program). Event at Gulf View Square mall, 9409 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Hours: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday, noon to 5:30 p.m. Sunday. For information call The Volunteer Way, Martha O'Brien, (727) 815-0433.

Dinner/Dance for Democracy: 7 p.m. March 28. The Democratic Executive Committee is hosting this event at the New Lakes of Regency Park Civic Center, 8330 Civic Drive, Port Richey. Evening of Italian buffet, dancing, political trivia. Tickets: $15 in advance, $18 at door. $7 children. For tickets, call Mike (727) 459-2076.

Seeking new members: Florida Shields Group of Pasco will hold its future meetings at the Moose Lodge 1429 at 1936 Abacus Drive in Holiday. Open to active or retired law enforcement professionals and licensed investigators. Call (727) 505-7493 for additional membership requirements.

Tour The Birthplace at Community Hospital: On-going tours are offered by a registered nurse educator. Tour includes the labor, delivery, recovery, post-partum rooms and information about the Birthplace's Infant Safety and Security Program. Spots are limited. Reservations required; call (727) 834-5630.

Send all events with group name, address and public telephone number at least 14 days in advance to Lucille Lazich, West Happenings, 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey 34668, fax (727) 869-6233 or e-mail to

West Pasco County happenings 03/18/08 [Last modified: Thursday, October 28, 2010 9:42am]
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