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Things to do in Pasco, Feb. 22 and upcoming

Bayonet Point Yacht Club is hosting the third annual Liar's Night at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Signal Cove Association Clubhouse, 13139 Tiller Drive, Hudson. Attendees tell stories that are true or untrue. A trophy will be awarded for the best story of the night. Brings snacks and drinks. Come early to register. Free. (410) 603-3113.

Theater buffs

We go together: River Ridge Drama presents Grease at 7 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Center for the Arts at River Ridge, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey. $10 for reserved seating. General admission is $8; $5 for students. (727) 774-7386.

Gossip goes awry: Sunlake High Drama presents Rumors at 7 p.m. today and 3 p.m. Sunday at the Center for the Arts at Wesley Chapel, 30651 Wells Road. Tickets are $7 at the door. (813) 346-1000.

Modern entertainment: Thoroughly Modern Millie continues at 2 p.m. today , Saturday , Sunday and March 1-3 at Richey Suncoast Theatre, 6237 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. $11. (727) 842-6777.

Calling all actors: Adults who can sing, dance and act may audition for Richey Suncoast Theatre's production of A Chorus Line are at 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday at the theater, 6237 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. For more information about audition requirements, call (727) 842-6777.

Office battle: 9 to 5, a musical comedy about friendship and revenge in the workplace, concludes Sunday at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19 in Hudson. Shows are at 6 p.m. today and Saturday; 11:30 a.m. Saturday; and 1 p.m. Sunday. Adults are $49.50 for dinner and show, $38.45 show only; children 12 and under are $24.95 for dinner and show, $19.95 show only; plus tax, tip. (727) 863-7949 or

Art offerings

Trio of exhibits: Progress Energy's three February exhibits — "Florida Landscape Artists," "Red Hot (Celebrating the Color Red)" and "Artwork from Students of VSAFL" — conclude Saturday at the gallery, 6231 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. Gallery hours are noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. (727) 848-6500 or

Mixed media: Peter Abrami's exhibit "Perceptual Experience, Memory and Landscape," continues through March 28 at Pasco-Hernando Community College's Rao Musunuru M.D. Art Gallery, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday. (727) 816-3231.

Musically inclined

Dinner and a show: Bobby Palermo performs at 6 p.m. Saturday at Colorama Music, 9302 Denton Ave., Hudson. Show only: $10. Two dinner, show tickets: $27. Prices do not include tax and gratuity. (727) 863-7539.

Music for a cause: The Center for the Arts at Wesley Chapel presents a benefit concert in support of their educational programs, featuring Phil Dirt and the Dozers. The concert will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at 30651 Wells Road, Wesley Chapel. $20. Special group pricing available. (813) 794-8772.

Fall to pieces: Barbara Van Eycken will perform a tribute to country music legend Patsy Cline at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Richey Suncoast Theatre, 6237 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. $11. (727) 842-6777.

Boogie on the beach: The five-concert Sunset Beach concert series kicks off from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday featuring rock 'n' roll band Southland at Sunset Beach, 214 Shore Drive, Tarpon Springs. A shuttle will be available at Tarpon Springs High starting at 6 p.m. to take attendees to the beach. (727) 942-5628.

Send events to Samantha Fuchs, Pasco Times, 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey, FL 34668 or email Submit items at least two weeks in advance.

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