Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Events

Art and live music on the North Suncoast

Musically inclined

Summer Sunset Concert Series: Coastal Acoustic Barefoot Music will perform from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday at Sims Park, 5547 Main St., New Port Richey, as part of a concert series sponsored by the city of New Port Richey. Admission is free. Limited seating will be provided; bring blankets or chairs for additional seating. For information, call (727) 841-4560.

Live country gospel music: John Osborne will perform with Chuck Hopper at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Oasis Coffee Spot, 9213 Little Road, New Port Richey. Osborne, associate pastor at My Community Baptist Church in New Port Richey, was named International Entertainer of the Year and International Male Vocalist of the Year by the Country Gospel Music Association. Admission is free, but an offering will be collected. For information, call (727) 869-1239.

Art events

Photography on display: "North East Pasco: Illustrations of Rural Life," an exhibit by photographer Richard K. Riley, is on display through July 28 in the lobby of the Charles E. Conger Library at Pasco-Hernando State College's East Campus, 36727 Blanton Road, Dade City. The photographs illustrate existing rural homes in Pasco County's "rural protected area." Admission is free. The exhibit is open from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. For information, call (352) 518-1211.

Mixed medium art: Art by Edison Reaves is on display until Aug. 1 in the Susan Dillinger Art Gallery on the first floor of New Port Richey City Hall, 5919 Main St. Gallery hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Admission is free. For information, call Judy Meyers at (727) 853-1021.

Art exhibit: The seventh annual Faculty and Staff Summer Art Show will be on display through Aug. 3 in the Rao Musunuru M.D. Art Gallery at the Pasco-Hernando State College West Campus, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. For information, call (727) 847-2727.

More art on display: Art by Aaron M. Corbitt, who is primarily a figurative and portraiture artist, will be on display at Bug's Splatter Gallery, 5718 Sixth St., Zephyrhills, from July 23 through Oct. 22. The work will include, but is not limited to, nudes. An opening reception will be from 5 to 7 p.m. July 30, at which the band Weather for Strangers will perform. Regular gallery hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. For information, call (217) 341-0274 or send email to [email protected]

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