THURSDAY

National Alliance on Mental Illness Pasco will offer a free, 12-week NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program, 6:30-9 p.m., Thursdays at Medical Center of Trinity Behavioral Health, 5637 Marine Parkway, New Port Richey. The curriculum is designed to help family members understand and support their loved one living with a mental illness. Attendees will learn about research, medications, communication skills and support techniques. Seating is limited. For required reservations, call 727-992-9653.

A health seminar entitled “My Legs Hurt!” will be held, noon, at Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 S.R. 54. Patrick Cambier, M.D., will discuss how to recognize peripheral vascular disease, as part of the For Your Health seminar series. For reservations, call 727-834-5630 or email MedicalCenterTrinity@HCAhealthcare.com.

An “Experiencing Grief” session will be held, 10 a.m., at Hudson First United Methodist Church, 13123 U.S. 19. Jan Smith, a Stephen Minister, will discuss “Recovery---It Will Happen.” For more information, visit www.HudsonFirst UMC.org or call 727-868-6178.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Bonjour Mes Amis, 2 p.m. Attendees practice conversational French. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Color Me Happy, from 10 a.m. until noon, for adults. Supplies provided; Read to the Share Our World Therapy Dogs, 4:30 p.m., a story time with therapy dogs for children in kindergarten through fifth grade. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Play-Doh Playtime, 10:15-11:45 a.m.; Paws for Reading, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade read aloud to a furry friend to practice reading skills. Call 727-861-3040.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Afternoon Movie: The Post, 1:15-3:15 p.m.; Barking Good Reads, 4:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade read aloud to a furry friend to practice reading skills. Call 727-834-3204.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Early Voting Primary, from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.

FRIDAY

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Adult Coloring, 1 p.m.; Dixie Blue Concert, 1 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Coupon Clip, Swap, Save, 2-3 p.m. Call 727-834-3204.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Early Voting Primary, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.

SATURDAY

An “About Boating Safely” class will be held by the Hudson Flotilla 11-7 U.S.C.G. Auxiliary, from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., at the Hudson Flotilla Training Facility, 9135 Denton Ave., Hudson. The cost is $40 for the first family member and $20 for each additional family member. Completing the course will earn attendees the Florida Boating Safety Education Card. For registration call 727-697-8013 or email hudsonflotilla11.7@gmail.com.

“Wags and Wash,” a SPCA Suncoast fundraiser, will be held from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at 7734 Congress St., New Port Richey. The costs are $5 for a nail trim, $5 for a small dog wash, $7 for a medium dog wash and $10 for a large dog wash. Call 727-849-1048 for more information.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Early Voting Primary, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.

SUNDAY

Joining Hands Mission United Methodist Church, 4204 Thys Road, New Port Richey, serves a free restaurant-style breakfast at 8 a.m. every Sunday. Call 727-264-1288 or visit www.joininghandsmissionchurch.org.

Beacon Baptist Church, 13343 Fivay Road, Hudson, will hold a meet and greet reception, 9:30 a.m., for Rev. Alan Hutchens, a special guest preacher and pastoral candidate. Call 727-863-2149.

MONDAY

NAMI Family and Friends Support Group is held at 6:30 p.m., the second and fourth Monday of every month, at the Medical Center of Trinity’s West Campus, Behavioral Health, 5637 Marine Parkway, New Port Richey. For reservations call 727-992-9653 or visit http://namipasco.org/.

The Thrift Shop at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5326 Charles St., New Port Richey, will hold a half-price sale on shoes through Saturday. The shop hours are from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Call 727-846-1378 or 727-849-4330.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Chair Yoga, 2 p.m.; Gentle Yoga, 3:15-4:15 p.m.; Build Me a Story, 5 p.m. Children ages 4 to 12 will create a scene and share their stories. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Twisted Stitchers Crochet Club, from 10 a.m. until noon. Call 727-861-3049.

TUESDAY

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay will hold its “Big Orientation” 5:30-7 p.m. at Wesley Chapel Honda, 27750 Wesley Chapel Blvd. Attendees will learn about the variety of offered programs and the requirements to become a “Big.” Visit www.bbbstampabay.org or call Deb Kristol-Irwin at 813-997-6881.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Tasty Tuesdays Local Organic Market, from 10 a.m. until noon. Call 727-861-3040.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Tuesday Night Stitchers, 4:45 p.m. All skill levels welcome; Anime Club, 6 p.m., for grades 6 to 12 Call 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Mystery & Suspense Book Club, 2-3 p.m.; Nuts and Bolts, 4:30-6 p.m. Grades four through seven are invited to explore STEM education in a hands-on learning environment; Mom and Baby Support Group, 6-7:30 p.m. This is a weekly group to provide free breastfeeding and mothering support. Sponsored by WIC and the Florida Department of Health. Call 727-861-3049.

WEDNESDAY

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group, a structured closed group open to those with a mental illness diagnosis, meets 7-8:30 p.m. every Wednesday at the WellCare Office in the Southgate Shopping Center, 5113 U.S. 19, New Port Richey. Call 727-992-9653.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: H.E.R.O.: Helping to Educate Regarding Orientation, 4 p.m. A peer support group for LGBTQ teens, ages 13 to 17; QiGong, 7 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Baby Storytime, 10:30 a.m., for 16 to 18 months; Toddler Storytime, 11:15 a.m., for ages 1 to 2; Preschool Storytime, 11:45 a.m., for ages 3 to 5; Reel Teens, 4-6 p.m. A movie and popcorn for grades 6 to 12. Call 727-861-3049.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Storytime Plus, 10:15-11 a.m. Stories and songs for toddlers and preschoolers; Lego Club, 4:30 p.m., for ages 4 and up. Call 727-834-3204.

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