THURSDAY, JULY 4

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.

FRIDAY, JULY 5

The Gateway Gallery and Emporium, 6216 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey, will hold an exhibit reception, 6-9 p.m., for ’60s era and Woodstock themed artworks. There will be refreshments and musical entertainment. The exhibit will be on display through Aug. 30. Call 727-815-1222 or visit gatewaygalleryemporium.com.

CARES Elfers Center (4136 Barker Drive, New Port Richey): Stained Glass, 8-11:30 a.m.; Mahjong, noon-4 p.m.; Ballroom Dancing, 2-3 p.m. The cost is $6. Call 727-847-6127.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Blockbuster Matinee, noon; Zen Your Space: Exploring Tea Wellness, 2 p.m. Registration required. Call 727-853-1279.

SATURDAY, JULY 6

Knights of Columbus #10377 Sports League 2019 Soccer Season Registration will be held from 9 a.m. until noon at Saint Michael The Archangel Catholic Church, 8014 FL 52, Hudson. The divisions are juniors, ages 4 to 5, minors, ages 6 to 8, majors, ages 9 to 11, and seniors, ages 12 to 15. Ages as of Nov. 10, 2019. Seniors will need to present proof of age. The registration fee is $60 and includes uniform shirt, shorts and socks. Checks or cash accepted. A ten-game season will be played on Sundays beginning Sept. 9. Games will be held at Veterans Memorial Park, 14333 Hicks Road, Hudson. Donations of gently-used cleats, shingards, balls and gloves will also be accepted on registration day. Email kofc5869sports@gmail.com for more information. Visit http://tshq.bluesombrero.com/kocsports to make a mandatory account beforehand.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Life Hack Special Event: Grilling 101, 11 a.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Chair Yoga, 11 a.m.; Tween Summer Reading: Movie, 2 p.m., for grades four through seven. Call 727-834-3204.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Lego Maniacs, 10 a.m. DUPLO blocks will be available for the younger crowd. Registration required. Call 727-834-3331.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Lego Build: Millennium Falcon, 2 p.m., for adults 16 and up. Registration required. Call 727-861-3049.

SUNDAY, JULY 7

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, JULY 8

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

Women’s Republican Club of Pasco County will meet, 6:30 p.m., at Beef O’ Brady’s, 5546 Main St., New Port Richey. Social hour will start at 5:30 p.m. Guests are welcome. Call or text Kirsten at 727-488-3796 for more information.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay will hold its “Big Orientation” 5:30-7 p.m. at WellCare Office in the Southgate Shopping Center, 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.

CARES Elfers Center (4136 Barker Drive, New Port Richey): Tai Chi Beginners, 8:45 a.m. Advanced, 9:30 a.m. The cost is $4; Portrait Class with Live Models, 12-2:30 p.m. The cost is $4; Bingo, 1-3:30 p.m. Call 727-847-6127.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Kids Movie Mondays, 11 a.m.; 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: Gerry England Piano, 10-11:30 a.m.; Baby Storytime, 10:15 a.m., for babies under 18 months; Lunch Bus, 11:15-11:45 a.m. Ages 18 and under are eligible for free lunch all summer; Teen Advisory Board, 3 p.m. Teens in grades six through twelve earn volunteer hours by planning and running teen library programs; Teen Summer Program: DIY Sharpie Tiles, 4 p.m., for teens in grades eight through twelve. Call 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Twisted Stitchers, 10 a.m.-noon. This is a crochet club for adults; Lunch Bus, 1-1:45 p.m. Ages 18 and under are eligible for free lunch all summer; Monday Movie, 2 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

TUESDAY, JULY 9

A six-week bereavement support group will be held at 10:30 a.m. every Tuesday at Gulfside’s Bereavement and Community Outreach Center, 6230 Lafayette St., New Port Richey. People will be encouraged to share information, experiences and support. Call Dody Santana at 727-845-5707 to sign up.

The Fifth Wheels, a social club for single seniors, will hold lunch, 1 p.m., at Brits Pub, 13706 Little Road, Hudson. Newcomers welcome. Reservations required. Call 609-851-3790.

The Nature Coast Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society meets 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at the Land O’ Lakes Community Center, 5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd. The topic of this month’s meeting is “Propagation Show and Tell” presented by David Barnard and Eileen Hart. The public is welcome. Call Sandy at 727-207-1853. Visit www.pasconativeplants.org.

Recovery International, an award-winning emotional health support group, meets at 2 p.m. every Tuesday at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, 8014 S.R. 52, Hudson. The public is welcome. Call 727-862-6974 or 203-947-0730.

CARES Elfers Center (4136 Barker Drive, New Port Richey): Bunco, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Call 727-847-6127.

Love and Loss Group will be held 1-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays, through July 30, 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.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Tasty Tuesdays Local Organic Market, 10 a.m.; Kids Yoga, 11 a.m. Bring a yoga mat or beach towel; Cosmic Jewelry Creations, 2:30 p.m. Registration required; SCORE: Small Businesses Help: How to Really Start Your Own Business, 5:30 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Gentle Yoga, 10 a.m.; Summer Spanish Program, 1 p.m., for children ages 7 to 12. This is an eight-week course. Registration required; Lunch Bus, 1-1:45 p.m. Ages 18 and under are eligible for free lunch all summer; Teen Game Zone, 1-2:30 p.m.; Book Club, 2 p.m.; Game On, 4:30 p.m. Tweens going into grades four through seven play video games; 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 Strum and Sing, 6 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Toddler Story Time, 10:15 a.m.; Preschool Story Time, 11 a.m.; Lunch Bus, 11:15-11:45 a.m. Ages 18 and under are eligible for free lunch all summer; DunnDee Farms, 2 p.m. Get up close to reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates; Paws for Reading, 3:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade read aloud to a furry friend to practice reading skills; 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: Mobile Medical Unit, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Pasco residents can receive basic health care at no charge. Emergency services are not provided; Book Club, 2 p.m. New members welcome; Galactic Gaming, 4 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Teen Summer Reading: Squirt Gun Star Systems, 4 p.m., for teens that will be in grades eight through twelve in the fall. Call 727-834-3204.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 10

Gina’s Mom: Truth About Grief Group is held on the second and fourth Wednesday of every month, 1 p.m., at 5443 Sunset Road, New Port Richey. Private sessions are also available. Call Connie at 727-359-9997.

The Silver Seniors will meet at 11:30 a.m. at Royal Sushi Buffet, 9550 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Newcomers welcome. Call 727-312-5177 for more information.

CARES Elfers Center (4136 Barker Drive, New Port Richey): Line Dancing, 1-2:30 p.m.; Zumba Gold Silver Sneakers, 10-11 a.m.; Yoga Stretch Silver Sneakers, 10:15-11:15 a.m. Call 727-847-6127.

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 or visit www.namipasco.com.

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; Qi Gong, 7 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Baby Storytime, 10:20 a.m., for babies under 18 months; Toddler Storytime, 11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., for ages 1 to 2; Preschool Storytime, noon, for ages 3 to 5; Lunch Bus, 1-1:45 a.m. Ages 18 and under are eligible for free lunch all summer; Lego Mania: The Challenge, 2 p.m.; Anime and Ice Cream, 4 p.m., for teens in grades six through twelve. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Lunch Bus, 11:15-11:45 a.m. Ages 18 and under are eligible for free lunch all summer; Chair Yoga, 10 a.m. Instructor led; Adult Summer Program: DIY Sharpie Tiles, 2 p.m.; Kids Yoga, 5 p.m. Bring a mat or towel; Student H Orientation, 6 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Artsy Craftsy, 2-4 p.m. Make space themed hanging ornaments from recycled DVDs and CDs. Bring utility scissors if possible. Call 727-834-3331.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Storytime Plus, 10:15 a.m., for toddlers and preschoolers; Elementary Summer Reading: DunnDee Farms, 2 p.m. Children who will be in kindergarten through third grade get up close to reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates; Lego Club, 4:30 p.m., for ages 4 and up. Call 727-834-3204.

PLANNING AHEAD

The New Port Richey Shrine Club will meet at noon Thursday, July 11, at American Legion Post #79, 5329 Legion Way, New Port Richey. Lunch will also be served. All Masons and Shriners are welcome. The cost is $10. RSVP before Monday by calling Frank Goff at 727-375-7900.

For nonprofit groups. Must include organization name, street address, city, date, time, cost and public contact phone number. Mail to 11321 U.S. 19 N., Port Richey, FL 34668; or email to community@suncoastnews.com. Deadline is at least three weeks before the event. Announcements are published as space permits.