Monday, June 18, 2018
Events

Pasco events

Musically inclined

Acoustic duo: Singing Tree plays folk music with a classical twist at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Tarpon Springs Cultural Center, 101 S Pinellas Ave. $16; $14 for members and students. (727) 942-5605 or tarponarts.org.

Ring of fire: Keith Coleman performs as Johnny Cash alongside partner Ruby as June Carter, in The Life and Times of Johnny Cash, a 90-minute theatrical presentation complete with the history of Johnny Cash. The show is at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. $25 plus tax. Call (727) 863-7949 to make a reservation. showpalace.net.

Greek music: Leonidas Zafiris and Elias Poulos teach participants how to play the Greek Bouzouki. Adults learn from 2 to 2:55 p.m and youths learn from 3 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Safford House, 23 Parkin Court, Tarpon Springs. Students should bring their own instruments. $5 at the door. (727) 942-5605 or tarponarts.org.

A Night at the POPera: Klassika performs a combination of pop music and opera at 7 p.m. Sunday at Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St. The trio performs favorites like Unchained Melody, Bridge Over Troubled Water, and My Heart Will Go On. $16; $14 for members and students. (727) 942-5605 or tarponarts.org.

Medley of music: John Timpanelli performs From Broadway to Buble and Beyond from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Beacon Square Civic/Pool Association, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday. $10 for members; $12 for non-members. Price includes dessert and coffee. (727) 807-7007.

Our picks

Barkin' good time: Socialize with pet lovers, enter a raffle for a chance to win pet-friendly prizes, and enjoy fresh-baked treats from Doggie Cakes from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday during Yappy Hour at The Market Off Main, 6241 Lincoln St., New Port Richey. (727) 845-1200.

Get outdoors: Trinity Yoga Studio and Gill Dawg host the Afternoon Yoga and Sunset Kayak Tour, starting with yoga on the lawn at 5 p.m. Sunday at Gill Dawg Marina, 5419 Treadway Drive, Port Richey. The 60-minute all-level hatha flow yoga class will prepare the body, mind and spirit for the kayak adventure, where participants can watch the sunset. Snacks and drinks will be served after the class. Participants will go on the kayak tour at 6:30 p.m. Call to reserve a space. (813) 597-0360 or gilldawg.com.

Art and history

500 years of Florida history: Actors portray Pedro Menendez, Zora Neale Hurston, and Jacob Summerlin in Dreamers and Schemers: An Evening with Great Floridians at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St. Performance is followed by a moderated discussion. $10; $8 for members and students. (727) 942-5605 or tarponarts.org.

Summer art: Pasco-Hernando Community College's faculty and staff exhibit features photography, clay, charcoal, textiles, pencil drawings, acrylics and sculpture through July 26 at the college's Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. Summer exhibit hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday. (727) 816-3231 or phcc.edu/gallery.

A variety of artists: The Downtown New Port Richey Art Gallery (formerly the Progress Energy Art Gallery)'s Seventh Annual Artist Member's Exhibit includes selections from local artists who chose artwork that best represents them. The exhibit runs for two months, closing Thursday. (727) 848-6500 or nprgallery.com.

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