THURSDAY, DEC. 13

Faith United Methodist Church, 12128 S.R. 52, Hudson, holds “Supper At The CHurch” at 5 p.m. every Thursday. The meal includes a main course with two side dishes, bread, dessert and a beverage. This week’s main dish is beef tips and noodles. The cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children. Carry out dinners are available until 6 p.m. Call 727-856-5000 for more information.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Rhymes to Readers, 11 a.m.; Hungrytown Concert, 2 p.m.; Bonjour Mes Amis, 2 p.m. Attendees practice conversational French; Teen Yoga, 5 p.m.; Qi Gong, 7 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Mahjong Morning, from 10 a.m. until noon; Big Band Holiday Music, 3 p.m., holiday music with a five-piece band; Gingerbread Build and Smash, 6 p.m., for children in kindergarten through fifth grade. Call 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Color Me Happy, from 10 a.m. until noon, for adults. Supplies provided; Maker Space Craft: Faux Stained-Glass Ornaments, 2-3:30 p.m.; Read to the Sharing 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.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: “Ask a Master Gardener,” 1-2 p.m. Master Gardener Seminar: Container Gardening, 2 p.m., presented by UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Services. Register on Eventbrite.com by searching “container gardening.” Call 727-834-3204.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Storytime, 11:15 a.m., for ages 2 to 5; Book Club, 2 p.m. New members welcome; Kids Read Aloud Book Club, 4:30 p.m., for children in grades three through five. Call 727-834-3331.

FRIDAY, DEC. 14

2018 Farm Share Holiday Food Giveaway will be held, 9-11 a.m., at Faith Baptist Church, 9230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. Families in need will receive complete holiday meals. Presented by Tax Collector Mike Fasano, Supervisor of Elections Brian Corley, Property Appraiser Gary Joiner and Sheriff Chris Nocco. Call 727-847-8032 for more information.

“Lecture on the Lawn” will be held, 6:30-9:30 p.m., at Starkey Ranch District Park, 11880 Lake Blanche Drive, Odessa. There will be a screening of The Florida Wildlife Corridor’s “The Forgotten Coast.” This is a documentary showcasing Florida’s wildlife corridor from the Everglades to the northernmost part of the Florida Gulf Coast. There will also be live music. Bring your own blankets or chairs. Food vendors available. Call 813-929-2760 or visit www.facebook.com/PascoParksFL for more information.

The Gateway Gallery and Emporium, 6216 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey, will hold the Annual People’s Choice Award Ceremony, 6-9 p.m. There will be refreshments and musical entertainment. Call 727-815-1222 or visit gatewaygalleryemporium.com.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Fingerpaint Friday, 10:30 a.m.; Adult Coloring, 1 p.m.; Board Games and Boomers, 2 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Creation Stations, 11 a.m.; Jewelry Jam with Kate, 2 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Chair Yoga, 10 a.m.; Knitters for Charity, from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Newcomers welcome. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Baby Time, 11:15 a.m. Books, bubbles and rhymes for babies under 2; Movies with Friends, 2 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Color Me Happy for Adults, 2-3:30 p.m. Registration required. Call 727-834-3204.

SATURDAY, DEC. 15

A book signing for “Okay, Okay, I Hear You!” by Larnelle Scott will be held, 4-6 p.m., at Oasis Coffee Spot, 9213 Little Road, New Port Richey. For more information, visit 727-469-3446.

A basic wildlife photography program will be held, 8-11 a.m., at Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park, 10500 Wilderness Park Blvd., New Port Richey, in the Starkey Environmental Education Center. A hike will follow. Bring a camera. Contact Rick at 727-834-3247 or fbuckman@pascocountyfl.net for more information.

New Life Metropolitan Community Church, 4133 Thys Road, New Port Richey, holds a flea market from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on the third Saturday of every month. Vendor spaces are $10 per space. Call 727-849-6962.

A pancake breakfast will be served 8-10 a.m. at St. Mark’s Presbyterian Church, in the Fellowship Hall, 7922 S.R. 52, Hudson. The cost is $4 for adults, $1 for children, for all-you-can-eat buttermilk pancakes, coffee, juice and sausage. Call 727-863-5646.

A blood drive will be held, from 9 a.m. until noon, at American Legion Paradise Post 79, 5329 Legion Place, New Port Richey. Identification is required prior to donation. All donors will receive a wellness checkup and a free fleece blanket. Schedule an appointment online at www.oneblooddonor.org, and use sponsor code #12269, or call 1-888-936-6283. Call Post 79 Blood Chairman Terry Wells at 727-204-4931 for more information.

The Finnish-American Club, 6016 Delaware Ave., New Port Richey, will hold a pannukakku breakfast, 8-11 a.m. The cost is $5. Call 727-847-3280.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Yu-Gi-Oh! Battles, from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m., for children ages 8 and up. Call 727-853-1279.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Make & Create: Edible Holiday Trees, 2 p.m., for children in kindergarten through seventh grade. Call 727-834-3204.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Sweets and Treats with Mr. & Mrs. Claus, from 10:30 a.m. until noon; Pet Photos with Santa, 2-3 p.m. Registration required. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Sew What? From 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.; Sew It Seams, 2-5 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.

SUNDAY, DEC. 16

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.

MONDAY, DEC. 17

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Chair Yoga, 2 p.m.; Gentle Yoga, 3:15-4:15 p.m.; Writers Workshop, 4:30 p.m.; Books 2 Movies Discussion, 5 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Baby Storytime, 10:15 a.m.; Piano with James J, 3-5 p.m.; Teen Advisory Board, 4 p.m. Teens in grades six through 12 will earn volunteer hours to plan teen library programs. Call 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Twisted Stitchers: Crochet Club, 10 a.m.; Chess Club, 4 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

TUESDAY, DEC. 18

Suncoast Women in Networking will hold a holiday luncheon at noon at Olive Garden, 9690 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Networking begins at 11:30 a.m. Members, guests and visitors are welcome. All attendees are asked to bring a gift to share. For reservations, contact Myrtle Masten at 727-934-9993 or email ladykj33@yahoo.com.

The First United Methodist Church of Hudson Caregiver’s Support Group Meeting will be held at 10:30 a.m. at 13123 U.S. 19, Hudson. Caregivers are welcome to attend. Contact Laura Arnold at 727-863-0176 or larnold32@gmail.com.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Club #577 meets at 3:30 p.m. every Tuesday at Sunshine Christian Homes, 5250 Whippoorwill Drive, Holiday. The first meeting is free. Contact Judy by phone at 318-595-1209.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Tasty Tuesdays Local Organic Market, 10 a.m.; Holiday Cooking Demonstration: Stressless Holiday Entertaining, 1 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Tween Craft: Seasonal Snow Globes, 4:30 p.m., for grades four through seven. Registration required; Mom and Baby Support Group, 6-7 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.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Toddler Storytime, 10:15-11 a.m.; Preschool Storytime, 11-11:45 a.m.; Medicare 101, 1-3 p.m.; Tuesday Afternoon Stitchers, 3:30-5:30 p.m. A needlework group for all ages and levels of experience. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Lego Maniacs, 4:30 p.m. Duplo blocks will be provided for the younger attendees. Call the library at 727-834-3331.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: SHINE Medicare 101, from 10 a.m. until noon; Teen Movie Fun, 4 p.m., for grades eight through 12. Call 727-834-3204.

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 19

A card party and luncheon will be held from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. by Our Lady’s Guild of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 4843 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. The cost is $7. Call 727-938-1974 for more information.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Messy Art Club, 4 p.m.; H.E.R.O.: Helping to Educate Regarding Orientation, 4 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, 10:30 a.m., for babies under 18 months; Toddler Storytime, 11:15 a.m., for ages 1 to 2; Preschool Storytime, 11:45 a.m., for ages 3 to 5; Gingerbread Houses, 4-5:30 p.m., for teens in grades six through twelve. 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. Call 727-834-3204.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Social Circle, 1 p.m.; Little Crafts for Little Kids, 1:30 p.m., for ages 2 to 5. Call 727-861-3040.

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