THURSDAY, FEB. 21
A card party is held, 11 a.m., every Thursday at Fraternal Order of Eagles #3153, 5446 Leisure Lane, New Port Richey. The cost is $5, and lunch is included. Call 727-847-1090 or 727-359-4399.
Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 S.R. 54, Trinity: Chatterboxes, 3 p.m. This is a support group for people suffering from communication deficits because of a Cerebral Vascular Accident or other neurological disorders; Lymphedema Support Group, 3 p.m.; Huntington’s Disease Support Group, 6:30 p.m. For reservations, call 727-834-5630 or visit www.MedicalCenterTrinity.com.
The Thrift Shop at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5326 Charles St., New Port Richey, will have a half-price sale on blouses 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.
A free community dinner is served, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursdays, at Joining Hands Mission United Methodist Church, 4204 Thys Road, New Port Richey. Call 727-842-8136 or visit www.joininghandsmissionchurch.org.
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 lasagna. 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.; Bonjour Mes Amis, 2 p.m. Attendees practice conversational French; Bon AppéTeens, a cooking workshop for teens, 3 p.m. Registration required; Teen Yoga, 5 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.
Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Mahjong Morning, from 10 a.m. until noon; Computer Basics, 1:30 p.m. Bring laptop for hands-on learning. Registration required.; Homework Help, 3 p.m., for children in kindergarten through fifth grade; Paws for Reading, 4:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade read to a furry friend to practice reading skills; Ray Kamalay’s Musical Flea Market: Trifles and Treasures from Our Melodious Past, 6 p.m.; Studio H Open House, 6 p.m. 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; Exploring Nigeria, 2 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.
South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Storytime, 11:15 a.m., for ages 2 to 5; Marvel-ous Movie, 4 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.
Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Bingo, 2-3:30 p.m., for adults; 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.
FRIDAY, FEB. 22
West Pasco Business Association Friday Breakfast Chapter meets at 8:30 a.m. every Friday at Oasis Coffee Spot, 9213 Little Road, New Port Richey. New members are welcome. Contact Maria Johnson at 727-934-0940 or email email@example.com.
New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Dance Party, 11 a.m., for children in preschool and kindergarten. Call 727-853-1279.
SATURDAY, FEB. 23
A sweet potato pie contest will be held, noon, at The African American Club of Pasco, 6105 Pine Hill Road, Port Richey. Donations will be accepted for tasting and judging pies. A donation of $10 is asked for individuals to enter a pie, and $25 for businesses. For more information, or to enter a sweet potato pie, call or text Ephraim Livingston at 850-212-5306, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit aacpascofl.org.
A “Hands Only” CPR demonstration will be held, 9 a.m.-noon, every hour, in the Graduate Medical Education Building at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, 14108 Glacier Drive, Hudson. For required registration, call 727-869-5498 or visit www.BayonetPointHospital.com.
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 U.S.C.G. Auxiliary Center, 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 email@example.com.
Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Tween Warm Fuzzies, 2 p.m. Children in grades four through seven make a fleece heart pillow. Call 727-834-3204.
Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Jewelry Jam with Kate, 2 p.m. Registration required. Call 727-861-3049.
Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Adult Craft & Hot Chocolate: DIY Soap, 10:15 a.m. Beaded Friendship Bracelets, 2 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.
South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Sew What: Denim Lanyard Purse, 1-5 p.m. Registration required. Call 727-834-3331.
SUNDAY, FEB. 24
A nautical flea market will be held, noon-4 p.m., at Gulf Harbors Civic Center, 4610 Floramar Terrace, New Port Richey. Call 727-807-5485.
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, FEB. 25
The West Pasco Business Association Monday Lunch Chapter meets, noon, every Monday at Johnny Brusco’s, 10730 S.R. 54, New Port Richey. Contact Maria Johnson at 727-934-0940 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 more information, call 727-992-9653 or visit http://namipasco.org.
An “Old Florida” lecture will be held, 6-7:30 p.m., at the City of New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center, 6630 Van Buren St. This lecture is part of The Florida Humanities Council Speaker Series, which will be held every Monday in February. Call 727-841-4560.
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.; Build Me A Story, 5 p.m. Children ages 4 to 12 will create a scene with Legos and share their stories. Call 727-853-1279.
Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Pasco Public Defender Mobile Medical Unit, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Free health care for people without insurance; Twisted Stitchers: Crochet Club, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.
Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Baby Storytime, 10:15 a.m., for babies under 18 months. Call 727-861-3040.
TUESDAY, FEB. 26
The West Pasco Business Association Tuesday After Hours Chapter meets at 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday at FlameStone Grill Trinity, 10900 S.R. 54. Contact Maria Johnson at 727-934-0940 or email email@example.com.
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, 10 a.m.; Kids Yoga, 11 a.m.; Big Ideas, 4:30 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.
Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Mystery and Suspense Book Club, 2 p.m.; STEM Studio, 4:30 p.m. Tweens in grades four through seven explore science, technology, engineering and math concepts through experiments; 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, 10:15-10:45 a.m.; Preschool Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m.; Tuesday Afternoon Stitchers, 3:30-5:30 p.m. This is 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 727-834-3331.
Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Teen Wall Art, 4 p.m., for grades eight through 12. Call 727-834-3204.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 27
JDRF Cups of Hope, type one diabetes support group, will be held, 5:30-8:30 p.m., at Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 S.R. 54, Trinity. For reservations call 727-834-5630 or visit www.MedicalCenterTrinity.com.
The Trinity Democratic Club will meet, 6:30 p.m., at Fox Hollow Golf and Country Club, 10050 Robert Trent Jones Parkway, Trinity. The guest speakers will be Monica Rousseau and Chrissie Parris from the Pasco County Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention. Self-pay dinner and happy hour begin at 5 p.m. Call 415-298-9155 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
A spaghetti dinner with music jam will be held, 5 p.m., at King of Kings Lutheran Church, 10337 U.S. 19, Port Richey. The donation is $7. Call 727-868-5744.
A “Finally, The Truth About Grief” class is held, 1 p.m., the second and fourth Wednesday each month, at Faith Evangelical Church, 5443 Sunset Road, New Port Richey. This is a confidential group led by a certified grief and bereavement counselor. Call 727-359-9997 for more information.
Infant CPR will be held, 6 p.m., at Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 S.R. 54, Trinity. A tour of obstetrics will be offered. For required reservations call 727-834-5630 or visit www.MedicalCenterTrinity.com.
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.: Guten Tag: Beginner, 12:30 p.m. Intermediate, 2 p.m. Learn and practice conversational German. Registration required; H.E.R.O.: Helping to Educate Regarding Orientation, 4 p.m. A peer support group for LGBTQ teens, ages 13 to 17; Qi Gong, 7 p.m. 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; Game Zone, 4 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., for children 4 and up. Call 727-834-3204.
Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Color Me Calm, 10 a.m., for adults; Little Crafts for Little Kids, 1:30 p.m., for ages 2 to 5; Call 727-861-3040.