West Pasco Community Calendar

THURSDAY, JAN. 23

CARES Elfers Center, 4136 Barker Drive, New Port Richey: Hand Quilters for CARES, 8-11:30 a.m.; Silver Sneakers: Balance and Beyond, 9-10 a.m., free for members, $3 for nonmembers; Silver Sneakers: Classic, 10:15-11:15 a.m., free for members, $3 for nonmembers; Bridge, 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m., the cost is $4. Call 727-847-1290.

Color Me Happy will be held at the Galen Wilson Senior Center, 8600 Galen Wilson Blvd., Port Richey, 9:15-10:15 a.m., and at the J. Ben Harrill Recreation Complex, 2830 Gulf Trace Blvd., Holiday, 4-5 p.m. Be creative, relax, socialize and have fun coloring intricate designs. Call the South Holiday Library at 727-834-3331.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Storytime: Rhymes to Readers, 11-11:45 a.m.;

Bonjour Mes Amis, 2-4 p.m., attendees practice conversational French. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Color Me Happy, 10 a.m.-noon; Read to the Sharing Our World Therapy Dogs, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grades read to a specially trained therapy dog. Call 727-861-3049.

FRIDAY, JAN. 24

Morton Plant Mease’s health experts are holding a seminar, starting at noon, on common shoulder, elbow and knee injuries that can happen when participating in sports, such as golf and tennis, and discuss treatment options at Morton Plant North Bay Hospital, Bekesh Education and Conference Center Rooms 2 and 3, 6600 Madison St., New Port Richey. For registration call 727-953-6877 or visit www.BayCareEvents.org.

CARES Elfers Center, 4136 Barker Drive, Library Open, 9 a.m. – noon; Silver Sneakers: Chair or Floor Yoga, 9-9:45 a.m., the cost is $3; Silver Sneakers: Yoga, 10-11 a.m., the cost is $3; Gentle Exercise, 11-11:45 a.m., the cost is $3; Mahjong, noon – 4 p.m. Call 727-847-1290.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: One-on-One Tech Class, 12:30-1:30 p.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m., registration is required. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Friday Afternoon Films, 2-4 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

SATURDAY, JAN. 25

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Youth Writers Group, 10 a.m. – noon, open to youth six to 17 years old. Bring in your writing samples to read aloud and discuss.

Everyday English Conversation Class, 2-3 p.m., registration is required. Call 727-853-1279.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Family Feature Film, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Sous Vide Cooking Demonstration, 2-3 p.m., registration is required. Call 727-834-3331.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Sew What?, 1-4 p.m., for children, tweens and teens. Children’s sewing class, and registration is required. Call 727-861-3049.

MONDAY, JAN. 27

The Republican Club of Central Pasco and the Pasco Federated Republican Women’s Club will be holding a joint meeting at Copperstone Executive Suites, 3632 Land O Lakes Blvd., Land O’ Lakes, with the social beginning at 6:30 p.m. and the meeting starting at 7 p.m. Pasco County Commissioner Jack Mariano will be the featured speaker. Call 813-996-3011 for more information.

Revolution Roller Derby, a co-ed flat-track roller derby league, will hold a recruitment night, 7-10 p.m. every Monday night, at Spinnations, 8345 Congress St., Port Richey. No skating experience is required. Visit www.revolutionrollerderby.com for more information and tickets.

CARES Elfers Center, 4136 Barker Drive, New Port Richey: Tai Chi: Beginners, 8:45-9:45 a.m., the cost is $3; Tai Chi: Advanced, 9:30-10:30 a.m., the cost is $3; Beginning Knitting, 10 a.m. – noon, the cost is $3; Silver Sneakers: Circuit Training, 10:30-11:30 a.m., the cost is $3; Gentle Exercise, 11-11:45 a.m., the cost is $3; Library Open, noon – 4 p.m.; Portrait Class, noon – 2:30 p.m., the cost is $3. Portrait art using a live model. All mediums are welcome. Call 727-847-1290.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Library Advisory Board Meeting, 9:30-10:45 a.m., is open to the public. Please go to the north side of the building and ring the doorbell, because meetings begin prior to the library opening; Qi Gong, 10-11 a.m., is for adults; Friends of the NPR Library Meeting, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.; One-on-One Tech Class, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 12:30-1:30 p.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m., registration is required; The Joys and Oys: Introduction to Yiddish, 1-2 p.m.; Chair Yoga, 2-3 p.m., donations to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society are accepted; Gentle Yoga, 3:15-4:15 p.m.; Writers Group, 4:30-8 p.m.; Game Creation Club, 5-7:30 p.m., recommended for teens and adults. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Twisted Stitchers, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., is a crochet club for adults; Seniors in Service Talk: Food, Fun and Facts, noon – 1 p.m., registration is required; Chess Club, 3-6 p.m., is for adults; The Art of Anime, 6:30-7:30 p.m., is for adults. Call 727-861-3049.

TUESDAY, JAN. 28

CARES Elfers Center, 4136 Barker Drive, New Port Richey: Silver Sneakers Classic, 10-11 a.m., the cost is $3; Call 727-847-1290.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Tasty Tuesdays Local Organic Market, 10 a.m. –

noon; Keiser University Blood Pressure Testing, 10 a.m. – noon; Kids Yoga, 11-11:45 a.m., for children aged newborn to 5 years. Bring your own mat or beach towel. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Mobile Medical Unit, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Pasco County residents can receive basic health care for no charge; Mystery and Suspense Book Club, 2-3 p.m.; STEM Studio: Sound, 4:30-5:30 p.m., for students in fourth through seventh grades. Talk about how sound works and see how sound waves move around us every day; Mom and Baby Support Group, 6-7:30 p.m.; Ukulele Strum and Sing, 6-7:30 p.m.; Coding for Kids: Scratch for Beginners, 6:30-7:30 p.m., this program is a six-week course for students in second through seventh grades, attendance at all six weeks is required. Registration is required. Bring your laptop, if you own one. Call 727-861-3049.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 29

CARES Elfers Center, 4136 Barker Drive, New Port Richey: Silver Sneakers: Zumba Gold, 10-11 a.m., the cost is $3; Silver Sneakers: Yoga Stretch, 10:15-11:15 a.m., the cost is $3; Line Dancing, 1-2:30 p.m., the cost is $3. Call 727-847-1290.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: One-on-One Computer Class, 10 a.m. – noon, Registration required; Guten Tag: Intermediate German 2-3 p.m.; H.E.R.O.: Helping to Educate Regarding Orientation, 4-6 p.m., a peer support group for LGBTQ teens, ages 13 to 17. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Baby Storytime, 10:20-10:45 a.m., for newborns through 18 months; Toddler Storytime, 11-11:20 a.m. or 11:30-11:50 a.m.; Preschool Storytime, noon-12:30 p.m.; Game Zone, 4-5:30 p.m., for students in eighth through twelfth grades. 727-861-3049.

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