THURSDAY, JAN. 10
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. For reservations call 727-834-5630 or visit www.MedicalCenterTrinity.com.
A “Good Bug, Bad Bug” seminar will be held by UF/IFAS Pasco Extension, 1:30-3:30 p.m., at Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday. For required registration, visit Eventbrite.com and search “good bug, bad bug.”
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 baked chicken. 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; Teen Yoga, 5 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.
Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Mahjong Morning, from 10 a.m. until noon; Paws for Reading, 4:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade read to a furry friend to practice reading skills; Developing a Non-Profit Board, 5:30-7:30 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; Maker Space Craft: Mini Bulletin Board, 2-3:30 p.m. Registration required; 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.
South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Storytime, 11:15 a.m., for ages 2 to 5; Book Club, 2 p.m.; Kids Read Aloud Book Club, 4:30 p.m., for children in grades three through five. Call 727-834-3331.
Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: 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, JAN. 11
New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Fingerpaint Friday, 10:30 a.m.; Adult Coloring, 1 p.m.; SongChasers Concert, 3 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.
Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Signing for Every Day Living, from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. This is a five-week course, and all are welcome. Provided by the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services of Florida, Inc; Friday Afternoon Films, 2-4 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; Taoist Tai Chi, from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. 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. 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, JAN. 12
Knights of Columbus #10377 Sports League 2019 Baseball Season Registration will be held from 9 a.m. until noon at Saint Michael The Archangel Catholic Church, 8014 FL 52, Hudson. Other dates are, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Jan. 17, and from 9 a.m. until noon, Jan. 19. The divisions are T-Ball for ages 4 to 5, minors for ages 6 to 8, majors for ages 9 to 11 and seniors for ages 12 to 15. Players must be these ages by May 12. The cost is $60 for uniform shirt, pants, hat and socks. Checks and cash only. Senior division must bring birth certificate. Pre-registration must be done online, and payment must be brought to one of the registration dates. Senior division must bring birth certificate. Games will be held at Veterans Memorial Park in Hudson, starting Feb. 23. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.kofc5869sports.com.
The Finnish-American Club, 6016 Delaware Ave., New Port Richey, will hold a pannukakku breakfast, 8-11 a.m. Call 727-847-3280.
An Honor Flight at Home for Mission #12 will be held, 10:30-11:30 a.m., at Spartan Manor, 6121 Massachusetts Ave., New Port Richey. This program is for veterans unable to travel on a regular Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. to see the memorials. Presented by Community Service Council of West Pasco Inc. and Honor Flight West Central Florida. Check in is at 9:30 a.m. For more information, contact Jody Armstrong at email@example.com or 727-539-7550, ext. 238, or 727-385-3818.
West Pasco Stamp & Coin Roundup will be held from 9:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Regency Park Civic Center, 10240 Regency Park Blvd., Port Richey. An auction will be held at 3:30 p.m. There will be stamps, coins, paper money and postcards to sell and purchase. There will be free appraisals on coins and stamps. For more information, call Sheldon at 727-364-6897 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Pithlochaskotee Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet, 10 a.m., at the American Legion Paradise Post #79, 5329 Legion Place, New Port Richey. Coffee will be served at 9:30 a.m. The group will discuss the Museum of the American Revolution. Call 727-785-3587.
New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Game Days, 2 p.m., for youth of all ages. Call 727-853-1279.
Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Tween Scandinavian Gnomes, 2 p.m., for children in grades four through seven. Call 727-834-3204.
Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Snow Much Fun, 11 a.m., for children in kindergarten through fifth grade. Call 727-861-3049.
Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Hudson Book Club, 11 a.m.; Pasco Pirate Party, 2-4 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.
SUNDAY, JAN. 13
The Fifth Wheels, a social club for single seniors, will hold Fun Bowling at 6 p.m. at Lane Glo Bowl North, 6935 Ridge Road, Port Richey. The cost is $1.25 per game. Newcomers are welcome. Call 727-207-8417.
MONDAY, JAN. 14
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.
A card party and salad luncheon will be held, 10:30 a.m., at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5326 Charles St., Port Richey. Lunch will be served at noon. The cost is $7. For required reservations, call the church at 727-849-4330 or Esther Lomax at 727-816-3930.
Women’s Connection of New Port Richey will hold a luncheon meeting from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at Spartan Manor, 6121 Massachusetts Ave., New Port Richey. Judy Clark will present “A Directionally Challenged Thrill Seeker No Longer Loses Her Way.” Gail Bradford will discuss training service dogs. The cost is $15. For required reservations, by Saturday, call Linda at 727-856-4042 or Betty at 727-807-6760.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay will hold its “Big Orientation,” 5:30-7 p.m., at WellCare, 5113 U.S. 19, New Port Richey. 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.: Chair Yoga, 2 p.m.; Gentle Yoga, 3:15-4:15 p.m.; Writers Workshop, 4:30 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.
Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Baby Storytime, 10:15 a.m.; Apps for Seniors, 2-3:30 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.
Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Twisted Stitchers: Crochet Club, 10 a.m.; SCORE: Financing your Small Business, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.
TUESDAY, JAN. 15
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 email@example.com.
Love and Loss Group will be held 1-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays, through Feb. 12, at Kontos Community Center in St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 9426 Little Road, New Port Richey. Anyone that has experienced a death is welcome. The group is free and on-going. Join during any week. Call 352-942-7424 for more information.
Holiday Tuesday Evening Al-Anon Family Group meet, 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays, at St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church, Education Building, 4843 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. This group offers help to the families and friends of problem drinkers and alcoholics. Call 352-697-0497 for more information.
The Fifth Wheels, a social club for single seniors, will hold a general meeting and lunch, 11:30 a.m., at Golden Corral, 8928 U.S. 19., Port Richey. Newcomers welcome. For required reservations, call 609-851-3790.
New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Tasty Tuesdays Local Organic Market, 10 a.m. Nutrition Demonstration, 10:30 a.m.; Kids Yoga, 11 a.m.; Life Hack Academy: FAFSA, 6 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.
Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Balloon Twisting with Naomi, 2 p.m. Registration required; Delicious Dishes: Pizza Bagels, 4:30-6 p.m., for tweens in grades four through 7; 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; Ukulele Advanced Beginner Class, 6 p.m., presented by the Tampa Bay Ukulele Society. Bring your own ukulele or use one of the provided. 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: Mobile Medical Unit, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Pasco County residents can receive basic health care at no charge. Emergency services are not provided; 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, 10 a.m.-noon; World Travelers Club, 3:30 p.m. Mary Beth Isaacson will hold an interactive media presentation about Stockholm. Call 727-834-3204.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 16
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.
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.
Medical Center of Trinity (9330 S.R. 54, Trinity): Tobacco Cessation Class, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Four weeks of free patches, gum or lozenges will be given, while supplies lasts. Call Sheena Thompson at 813-929-1000 for required registration; The Compassionate Friends Support Group, 7:15 p.m. For reservations call 727-834-5630 or visit www.MedicalCenterTrinity.com.
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; 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; 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; Teens Create: Superb Snowflakes, 4 p.m., for grades six through 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. Call 727-834-3204.
Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Documentary and Discussion, 10 a.m.-noon; Friends of the Library Meeting, noon. The public is welcome; Social Circle, 1-2 p.m.; Little Crafts for Little Kids, 1:30 p.m., for ages 2 to 5. Call 727-861-3040.
South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Pin It, 10 a.m. Call 727-834-3331.
January Friends to the Gardens Dinner will be held, 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at Rose’s Bistro, 6238 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. This is a FarmNet Farm-to-Table event celebrating the gardening community in New Port Richey. There will be a short program on agrarian projects in New Port Richey. The cost for FarmNet participants is $20 for individuals and $35 for couples. The cost for nonparticipants is $25 for individuals and $40 for couples. Reservations are required by Jan. 14. Call the bistro at 727-849-4940.