THURSDAY, MARCH 7

The Cinderella Project will be open, 2:30-5:30 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, at Fivay High School, 12115 Chicago Ave., Hudson. This is a nonprofit that provides free prom dresses, shoes and accessories to Pasco County High School students. For more information, call 727-463-4306.

Morton Plant Mease Experts will hold an “Arthritis Treatment and Total Joint Repair” seminar, 10 a.m., at Morton Plant North Bay Hospital, Bekesh Education & Conference Center, 6600 Madison St., New Port Richey. This seminar will be led by Peter J. Howard, M.D. To pre-register, call 727-953-6877 or visit www.BayCareEvents.org.

Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 S.R. 54, Trinity, will hold 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 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.

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

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Studio H Grand Opening, 10-11:15 a.m. A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held for the new multimedia recording studio; Eclectique Flute Duo, 10:15 a.m.; Paws for Reading, 4:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade read to a furry friend to practice reading skills; Teen Book Discussion, 6 p.m. The group will discuss “Challenger Deep” by Neal Shusterman. 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; Papercrafting Fun: Origami Lanterns, 2 p.m. Registration required; 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; I Heart Technology, 2 p.m. Seniors and adults learn and discuss computers, smartphones, and tablets; Teen Volunteering Meeting and Pizza, 4 p.m. Teens earn volunteer hours to plan and prepare library programs. Call 727-834-3331.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Nuts for Needlework, 2 p.m. Bring a cross-stitch, knitting, crochet or embroidery project; 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, MARCH 8

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Fingerpaint Friday, 10:30 a.m.; Adult Coloring, 1-5 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

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

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

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Baby Time, 11:15 a.m., for babies under 2; Preview Sale, 5:30 p.m. A sneak peek of the book sale is available for $5; Book Sale, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.

SATURDAY, MARCH 9

Smithsonian Museum Exhibit will be open from 10:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. at 6345 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. The exhibit, “Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America,” will be open through April 27, Wednesday through Saturday. Presented by the Florida Humanities Council. For group visit appointments, or more information, call 727-841-4560.

A “Nature Photography” program will be held, 1-3 p.m., at Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park, 10500 Wilderness Park Blvd., New Port Richey, in the Starkey Environmental Education Center. Bring a camera. Contact Rick at 727-834-3247 or fbuckman@pascocountyfl.net for more information.

The Massachusetts Club Suncoast Area will hold an indoor picnic, 11:30 a.m., at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church Hall, 5326 Charles St., New Port Richey. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be served. Members and guests are asked to bring their own place settings, a beverage and a side dish or dessert to share. All current and former residents of Massachusetts and their guests are welcome. The guest fee is $5. Call 727-372-4651 for more information.

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 Women in the American Revolution War Era. Call 727-785-3587.

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.: Game Days, 2 p.m., for youth of all ages. Call 727-853-1279.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Tween Program, 2 p.m. Call 727-834-3204.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Elliot Smith: Comedian Magician, 11 a.m.; Follow the Leader Painting Class, 2 p.m. Registration required. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Hudson Book Club, 11 a.m.; Book Basket Bingo, 2 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

SUNDAY, MARCH 10

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 727-862-2807.

A hike with park staff will be held, 7 a.m., at Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park, 10500 Wilderness Park Blvd., New Port Richey. The group will meet at Shelter 5. The park supervisor will lead an 8-mile hike. Mark Berlinger will present. Contact Rick at 727-834-3247 or fbuckman@pascocountyfl.net for more information.

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, MARCH 11

Pasco Fine Arts Council, 4145 Fairford Drive, New Port Richey, will hold a reception, 3-5 p.m., for the Kids N Art Exhibition and Competition. Artwork will be displayed from Pasco County students in kindergarten though fifth grade. For more information, visit www.pascoarts.org or call 727-845-7322.

A card party and salad luncheon will be held, 10:30 a.m., at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5326 Charles St., New Port Richey. Lunch will be served at noon. The cost is $7. For required reservations, call the church at 727-849-4330 or Esther at 727-816-3930.

Sertoma Speech & Hearing Foundation, 6333 River Road, New Port Richey, will hold a hearing aid battery giveaway from 10 a.m. until noon. The batteries will be given as supplies last in the most common sizes: 10, 13, 312 and 675. Call 727-312-3881 or visit www.familyhearinghelp.org for more information.

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. The speaker will be Barbara Hattenmer, a novelist. There will be a fashion show by Bon Worth. The cost is $15. For required reservations, by Saturday, call Linda at 727-856-4042 or Betty at 727-807-8760.

The Thrift Shop at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5326 Charles St., New Port Richey, will have a half-price sale on men’s apparel 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.; Writers Workshop, 4:30 p.m.; St. Paddy’s Day Cuisine with Chef Warren, 5 p.m.; Qi Gong, 7 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Baby Storytime, 10:15 a.m., for babies under 18 months. Call 727-861-3040.

TUESDAY, MARCH 12

The Fifth Wheels, a social club for single seniors, will hold lunch, 1 p.m., at The Breakfast Club, 10150 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Reservations required. Call 609-851-3790.

Guardian ad Litem Information Sessions are held 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. every Tuesday at 8324 Corporate Way, New Port Richey. For more information, call 727-834-3493 or visit www.herotoachild.org.

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 “Keeping the Buzz in Your Pollinator Garden,” presented by Chris Parisi. The public is welcome. Call Sandy at 727-207-1853. Visit www.pasconativeplants.org.

The Roundtable Computer Users Group will meet at 1 p.m. at the South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Road, Holiday. The public is welcome. Call Bill at 727-841-8282 or visit www.tinyurl.com/2944bj7.

A card party will be held, 11 a.m., at Fraternal Order of Eagles #3153, 5446 Leisure Lane, New Port Richey. The cost is $7, and lunch is included. Call 727-847-1090 or 727-359-4399.

Love and Loss Group will be held 1-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays, through April 9, 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. Call the library at 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Book Club, 2 p.m.; Delicious Dishes: Nacho Cups, 4:30 p.m., for tweens in grades four through seven; 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 Storytime, 10:15-10:45 a.m.; Preschool Storytime, 11-11:30 a.m.; Documentary and Discussion, 2 p.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: 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; 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: The Spring Friends of the Library Book Sale, Tuesday through Saturday; Teen Advisory Board and Gaming, 4 p.m. Teens in grades eight through twelve earn volunteer hours to plan and prepare programs. Call 727-834-3204.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13

Pasco-Hernando SCORE will hold the workshop “Results Based Marketing,” 5:30-7:30 p.m., at Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road. Register online at https://pascohernando.score.org.

The New Port Richey Garden Club will meet at 1 p.m. at the New Lakes at Regency Clubhouse, 8330 Civic Drive, Port Richey. Dorothy Moore will discuss butterflies. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. Call 727-484-6741.

The Silver Seniors will meet, 11:30 a.m., at Country Pizza Inn, 6205 U.S. 19, New Port Richey. Newcomers welcome. Call 727-312-5177 for more information.

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; The Kilted Man, 6:30 p.m. Matthew Gurnsey will perform celtic music and lore. 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; Anime Club, 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: Friends of the Library Meeting, noon; Little Crafts for Little Kids, 1:30 p.m., for ages 2 to 5; Intro to Ukulele Workshop, 6 p.m. Registration required. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Artsy Craftsy, 2 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.

PLANNING AHEAD

The New Port Richey Shrine Club will meet 11 a.m. Thursday, March 14, at American Legion Post #79, 5329 Legion Way, New Port Richey. Lunch will be served at noon. All Masons and Shriners are welcome. The cost is $10. RSVP before Monday by calling Frank Goff at 727-375-7900.

Groves Community Charity Golf Tournament will be held, 9 a.m. Friday, March 22, at The Groves Golf and Country Club, 7924 Melogold Circle, Land O’Lakes. The event will also feature four hole-in-one contests. The cost is $50 per player and includes fees, cart and a luncheon. Awards will be given. Registration and check-in are at 8 a.m. The money raised will benefit Special Olympics Florida-Pasco County. For registration or more information, contact Richard Moore, the pro shop manager, at 813-996-0161 or email rmoore@thegrovesgolf.com.

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