Saturday, September 22, 2018
Events

Pasco Events for Feb. 16

16 Friday

Lady’s Guild Rummage Sale: Held in Father Farrell Hall. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 4843 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. (727) 992-7505.

17 Saturday

St. Mark’s Pancake Breakfast: Includes all-you-can-eat buttermilk pancakes, as well as coffee, juice, and sausage or ham. Syrup provided. 8 to 10 a.m. $4 adults, $1 children. St. Mark’s Presbyterian Church, 7922 State Road 52, Hudson. (727) 863-5646.

Lady’s Guild Rummage Sale: Held in Father Farrell Hall. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 4843 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. (727) 992-7505.

18 Sunday

31st Annual Festival Of Choirs: Participating choirs include Hudson First United Methodist Church, First United Methodist Church of New Port Richey, Faith United Methodist Church, Hope Lutheran and Congregational Community. 3 p.m. Hudson First United Methodist Church, 13123 U.S. 19, Hudson. (727) 868-6178. HudsonFirstUMC.org.

19 Monday

Beltone Hearing Clinic: Includes ear wax checks, ear wax removal, hearing screenings and the cleaning and servicing of hearing aids. Those with hearing aids receive free batteries. 8 to 11 a.m. Free. CARES Rao Musunuru, M.D. Enrichment Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson. (727) 868-9555.

20 Tuesday

Advanced Floral Design Course: This is the first a series of three classes, held each Tuesday through March 6. Bring tools, plant material and lunch, and learn basic design principles to create beautiful floral arrangements. Presented by the New Port Richey Garden Club. Registration required. 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. $45. The New Lakes in Regency Park, 8330 Civic Drive, New Port Richey. (727 484-6741.

Managing Wind and Trees: How to prune trees to best protect them from hurricane winds, and how to salvage and deal with tree damage afterward. Provided by Pasco County Cooperative Extension Service. 2 p.m. Free; registration requested. New River Library, 34043 State Road 54, Zephyrhills. (352) 518-0156. pasco.ifas.ufl.edu/events_calendar.shtml.

Teen Volunteer Training: This is the training session to become a teen volunteer at the Land O’Lakes Library. Those wishing to participate should fill out the form on the website, then register for one of the training sessions. Call the library for assistance. 5 to 6 p.m. Land O’Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, Land O’Lakes. (813) 929-1214. pascolibraries.org.

21 Wednesday

COPD Screenings: 10 a.m. to noon. Free. Morton Plant North Bay Hospital, 6600 Madison St., New Port Richey. (727) 953-6877. baycareevents.org.

Wellness Wednesday: Diabetes healthy screenings will be offered. 10 a.m. to noon. Free. Morton Plant North Bay Hospital, 6600 Madison St., New Port Richey. (727) 953-6877. baycareevents.org.

Depression Awareness Seminar: PHSC and BayCare Health Systems host this seminar (conference center, Building B). A health practitioner from BayCare Behavioral Health will discuss how to recognize signs and symptoms of depression, risk factors and ways to cope with the disease. 11 a.m. to noon. Free. Pasco-Hernando State College, Porter Campus, 2727 Mansfield Blvd., Wesley Chapel. Toll-free 1-855-669-7472.

22 Thursday

Woman’s Club Flea Fashion Show: This annual event, hosted by the GFWC Lutz-Land O’Lakes Woman’s Club, includes whacky outfits pulled from donations to the club and modeled by club members. There will be an auction opportunity to purchase the fashions. A luncheon will be provided, including salad dishes, sandwich platters, beverages and desserts. Funds raised will benefit Very Special Arts, a nonprofit group that provides special needs schoolchildren with art supplies and projects. 11 a.m. $7. Lutz Civic Center, 98 First Ave. NW, Lutz. Cheryl, (813) 382-4259.

Teen Volunteer TAB Meeting: Teens and ‘tweens can help plan future events and activities, as well as learn about volunteer opportunities at the library. 3:30 to 4 p.m. Hugh Embry Library, 14215 Fourth St., Dade City. (352) 567-3576.

Line Dancing Social: Participants are encouraged to bring snacks to share. Funds raised will benefit CARES. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. $5 at the door. CARES Rao Musunuru, M.D. Enrichment Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson. (727) 819-3379. caresfl.org.

Lectures on the Lawn — ‘New Discoveries on an Old Frontier’: This kick-off event features an overview of Spanish Florida’s history, presented by University of South Florida historian Michael Francis. Award-winning guitarist Jimmy Moore will showcase his classical guitar. 6:30 to 9 p.m. Free. Starkey Ranch District Park, 11880 Lake Blanche Drive, Odessa. (813) 929-2760. bit.ly/2GS2dZ9.

Phyllis Day, Pasco Times, at [email protected] Call (727) 869-6235.

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