Friday, June 22, 2018
Events

Pasco Events for June 9

10 Saturday

'Color Container Gardening': Presented by the Pasco County Extension Service. 9 a.m. Free; registration requested. Land O'Lakes Community Center, 5401 Land O'Lakes Blvd., Land O'Lakes. (352) 518-0156. pasco.ifas.ufl.edu/events_calendar.shtml.

'Attracting Pollinators to the Garden': Participants in this workshop will learn how to attract butterflies and hummingbirds to the garden. Presented by the Pasco County Extension Service. 10 a.m. Free; registration requested. Zephyrhills Library, 5347 Eighth St., Zephyrhills. (352) 518-0156. pasco.ifas.ufl.edu/events_calendar.shtml.

11 Sunday

Just One Day: The purpose of this one-day pet adoption event is to help reduce animal euthanization. There will also be a pet food drive. Donations of unopened pet food will be given to participating animal shelters and rescue organizations. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at three Pasco locations: Ford of Port Richey 10715 U.S. 19, Port Richey; Mini of Wesley Chapel, 26645 State Road 56, Wesley Chapel, and Sun Toyota, 3001 U.S. 19, Holiday. (727) 214-7453. thenewbarker.com.

12 Monday

St. John's Hearing Clinic: Includes earwax checks, earwax removal, hearing screenings and cleaning and servicing of hearing aids. Participants who wear hearing aids will receive one free package of batteries. 9 to 11 a.m. Free. CARES Rao Musunuru M.D. Enrichment Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson. (727) 848-8664. caresfl.org.

13 Tuesday

Gulfside Hospice Bereavement Support Group: This is the first meeting of an eight-week session for individuals coping with the loss of a loved one. The group will be encouraged to share information, experiences and emotional support. 3 p.m. Free. Gulfside's Bereavement Center, 6224 Lafayette St., New Port Richey. RSVP to (727) 845-5707.

Rock painting: For all ages. Materials will be provided. 4 to 5 p.m. Free. Hugh Embry Library, 14215 Fourth St., Dade City. (352) 567-3576.

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 7 p.m. Land O'Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, Land O'Lakes. (813) 929-1214.

14 Wednesday

Navigation center stakeholder meeting: The Pasco County Commission is hosting this meeting to discuss plans for a new homeless "navigation center" that will be at 8239 Youth Lane in Port Richey. The center will provide resources for homeless people out of two buildings, including assistance with jobs, housing, basic necessities, substance abuse and mental health issues. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. West Pasco Government Center, 8731 Citizen Drive, New Port Richey. (727) 834-3480.

15 Thursday

Anime drawing: Open to youth entering the sixth through 12th grades. 4 to 5:30 p.m. Free. South Holiday Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Road, Holiday. (727) 834-3331.

'Overdose Prevention — Using Naloxone': The Pasco Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention Rx Committee will host this community discussion on what to do to reduce overdose deaths. There will be light refreshments and a small vendor fair. 6 to 8 p.m. Free. St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 9426 Little Road, New Port Richey. (727) 389-3567.

Information for the Events column should be submitted to Phyllis Day, Pasco Times, at [email protected] The deadline is two weeks before your event or reservation deadline. Events must be open to the public. Information cannot be published without the time, date, place, ticket price (if applicable) or contact person and phone number. Call (727) 869-6235.

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