Friday, September 21, 2018
Events

Pasco Events for Oct. 13

13 Friday

Knights of Columbus Council 6476 All-You-Can-Eat Dinner: Includes baked or fried fish and another entree choice. 5 to 7 p.m.; doors open at 4 p.m. $10. St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 4843 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. (727) 389-0518.

14 Saturday

'Blueberries and Blackberries': Participants in this extension service seminar will learn how to grow succulent berries. 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.

Autumn day: Tour the old school, check out an outdoor market and learn about water conservation and irrigation. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free. Old Lutz Schoolhouse, 18819 U.S. 41, Lutz. (813) 909-2701.

Document-shredding event: Recall Mobile Shredding Services will shred documents/papers for a cash or supply donation to benefit CARES, a nonprofit agency that assists and provides services to Pasco County's seniors and their caregivers. Sponsored by Wells Fargo Advisors. Items needed include 55-gallon trash bags, glass cleaner, sponges, disinfectant spray, tub and tile cleaner, toilet bowl cleaner and paper towels. 9 a.m. to noon. Wells Fargo Advisors, 11300 State Road 54, Trinity. (727) 815-3000.

'Lawn Care Made Easy': Participants in this extension service seminar will learn about fertilizing, watering and care methods for a better lawn. 10 a.m. Free; registration requested. Zephyrhills Library, 5347 Eighth St., Zephyrhills. (352) 518-0156. pasco.ifas.ufl.edu/events_calendar.shtml.

Old Timers Picnic: Anyone who has lived in Pasco County for 20 years or more is considered an "old timer" and is invited. Bring a covered dish to share, along with your own table service. Ice tea and lemonade will be provided. Food will be ready at noon. A basket will be displayed for donations toward the catfish, oil and other food items. Bring photos, newspaper clippings and items of interest regarding Pasco families. Prizes will be awarded for the oldest man, oldest woman, the couple married the longest and the person who traveled the farthest distance to attend. Come early to socialize. 10 a.m. Clayton Hall, Pasco County Extension Service, 36702 State Road 52 (at the Pasco County Fairgrounds), Dade City. (352) 567-3996.

Cheese-tasting soiree: Noon to 2 p.m. Free. Wright's Natural Market, 6630 U.S. 19, New Port Richey. (727) 848-5140. facebook.com/wrightsnaturalmarket.

15 Sunday

'From Broadway and Beyond': A musical tribute to Broadway. 2 p.m. $15; includes dessert and coffee. King of Kings Lutheran Church, 10337 U.S. 19, Port Richey. (727) 457-4899. tinpanalleyprod.com.

16 Monday

Monday reopening celebration: The Land O'Lakes Library is once again open on Mondays. To celebrate, there will be a ribbon cutting at 10 a.m., along with a variety of programs throughout the day, including: Pen Turning from 10:15 a.m. to noon; a Silly Dance Party for toddlers and preschoolers from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m.; "Creepy Reptiles and Invertebrates," a presentation by Pinellas County Reptiles, from 2 to 4 p.m.; Yoga for Stress Release from 6 to 7 p.m., and Tai Chi from 7 to 8 p.m. Land O'Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, Land O'Lakes. (813) 929-1214.

17 Tuesday

Tuesday Tutorial: A complimentary lunch will be served. The topic will be "Breast Cancer: Men and Women," presented by Dr. Gail Wright, who is board certified in oncology and internal medicine. 11:30 a.m. Free. Seating is limited; reservations required. Rao Musunuru M.D. Conference Center, 14100 Yosemite Drive, Hudson. RSVP to (727) 869-5498.

'Spiders and Creepy Crawlies': Participants in this extension service seminar will learn to spot venomous snakes, harmful spiders and stinging insects around the yard or in the house. 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 Advisory Board: For youth ages 12 to 18. 6 to 8 p.m. Land O'Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, Land O'Lakes. (813) 929-1214.

19 Thursday

Teen Advisory Board: Teens gather to plan future youth events at the library and get volunteer hours. For youth in grades 6 to 12. 6 p.m. New River Library, 34043 State Road 54, Zephyrhills. (813) 788-6375.

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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