THURSDAY, NOV. 14

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 meat loaf. The cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children. Carry out dinners are available until 6 p.m. There will also be a pre-Thanksgiving turkey dinner, on Nov. 23. Reservations are required by Nov. 14. Call 727-856-5000 for more information.

CARES Rao Musunuru, M.D. Activity Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson: Hearing Clinic, 10 a.m.-noon. There will be ear wax checks, removal, screenings, hearing aids service, and one free package of batteries; Crafters for Charity, 8:30-11 a.m. The cost is $1; SHINE, from 9:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Get answers to your health insurance questions. Call 1-800-963-5337 for appointment; Tai Chi, 10-11 a.m. The cost is $3; Quilters for Charity, noon. Bring your own project and help with the community quilt. The cost is $1. Call 727-863-6868 for more information.

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 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.: Storytime: Rhymes to Readers, 11 a.m.; Bonjour Mes Amis, 2 p.m. Attendees practice conversational French; Teen Yoga Series, 5 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Color Me Happy, 10 a.m.; Jewelry Jam with Kate, 2 p.m.; Read to the Sharing Our World Therapy Dogs, 4:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade read to a specially trained therapy dog. Call 727-861-3049.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Storytime, 11:15 a.m.-noon, for ages 2 to 5; South Holiday Book Club, 2 p.m.; Barking Good Reads, 4:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade read to a furry friend to practice reading skills. Call 727-834-3331.

Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Color Me Happy at Galen Wilson Senior Center, 8600 Galen Wilson Blvd., Port Richey, 9:15-10:15 a.m. Call the South Holiday branch at 727-834-3331.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Mahjong Morning, 10 a.m.-noon; Little Crafts for Little Kids, 1:30 p.m.; Bob Springer and the Swingin’ Dixies, 3 p.m. They will perform Big Band music; Paws for Reading, 4:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade read aloud to a furry friend to practice reading skills; Pajama Story Time, 6 p.m., for toddlers and preschoolers. Bring blankets and stuffed animals. Call 727-861-3040.

FRIDAY, NOV. 15

CARES Rao Musunuru, M.D. Activity Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson: Silver Sneakers Classic, 8:45-9:45 a.m. Free for cardmembers, $3 for nonmembers; Line Dance: Intermediate, 10-11 a.m., Advanced, 11 a.m.-noon. The cost is $3. Call 727-863-6868 for more information.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Friends of the Library Book Sale, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.; Friday Afternoon Films, 2 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Chair Yoga, 10 a.m. Instructor Led; Knitters for Charity, 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; Color Me Happy, 2 p.m., for adults. Call 727-834-3331.

SATURDAY, NOV. 16

Holiday United Church of Christ, 4826 Bartelt Road, Holiday, is celebrating Brat Fest from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. There will be brats or hot dogs, sauerkraut, baked beans, potato salad, a beverage and cake. The cost is $6.50. Call 727-937-1520.

The Aripeka Community Building, 1393 Osowaw Blvd., Spring Hill, will have a sale for crafts, holiday items and more, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. The cost is $10 for indoor space and one table, $5 for outdoor space with your own table. For more information, call 352-797-1359.

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 $5 for adults, $1 for children, for all-you-can-eat pancakes, scrambled eggs, coffee, tea, orange juice and sausage. Call 352-683-6441 for more information.

CARES Rao Musunuru, M.D. Activity Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson: Yoga, 10 a.m. The cost is $5. Call 727-863-6868 for more information.

Pasco County Supervisor of Elections Brian Corley, will speak, 1 p.m., at Peace Hall in Sims Park. The talk will be presented by the West Pasco Historical Society. This is a free event for the public. Call 727-847-0680.

A stargazing event, led by the Pasco Astronomers, will be held, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at the J.B. Starkey Wilderness Park, 10500 Wilderness Park Blvd., New Port Richey. Call Jack at 727-255-3083 or call the park at 727-834-3247 for more information.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Enrollment Assistance with Premier Community Healthcare, 10 a.m. Registration required; Everyday English Conversation Class, 2 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Friends of the Library Book Sale, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.; Creation Stations: So Slimy, 11 a.m., for toddlers and preschoolers. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Thanksgiving Parade, 2 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Falling Leaves: Melted Crayon Art, 1-3 p.m., for tweens in grades four through seven. Registration required. Call 727-834-3331.

SUNDAY, NOV. 17

A fall family day will be held, 4-7 p.m., at Wendell Krinn Technical High School, 7650 Orchid Lake Road, New Port Richey. There will be bounce houses, free food and gift card giveaways. Presented by Twelve Church. Visit the site at twelve.church for more information.

A “Surviving the Holidays After Loss” workshop will be held 2-4 p.m. at Kontos Community Center in St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 9426 Little Road, New Port Richey. Anyone that has experienced a death is welcome. It will be led by Chaplain Laura Starre Emerson, M.S., Ed. S. in Counseling, an experienced bereavement group facilitator, and suicide and crisis counselor. The workshop is free. Call 352-942-7424 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.

Holiday United Church of Christ, 4826 Bartelt Road, will have a pet blessing, noon-1 p.m. Bring your pet or a photo. Call 727-937-1520 for more information.

MONDAY, NOV. 18

CARES Rao Musunuru, M.D. Activity Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson: Hearing Clinic, 10 a.m.-noon. There will be ear wax checks and removal, screenings, hearing aids service, and one free package of batteries; Tai Chi, 10-11 a.m. The cost is $3; Silver Sneakers Classic, 11:30 a.m. Free for members, $3 for nonmembers. Call 727-863-6868 for more information.

CARES Elfers Center, 4136 Barker Drive, New Port Richey: Tai Chi Beginners, 8:45 a.m. Tai Chi Advanced, 9:30 a.m. The cost is $4; Hearing Clinic, 10 a.m. There will be free wax removal and hearing aid batteries; Beginning Knitting, 10 a.m. The cost is $4; Silver Sneakers Circuit, 10 a.m. Free with card; Gentle exercise, from 11 a.m. until 1:45 p.m. The cost is $4. Call 727-847-1290.

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

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Qi Gong, 10 a.m.; Chair Yoga, 2 p.m.; Gentle Yoga, 3:15-4:15 p.m.; Writers Workshop, 4:30 p.m. Read your work and receive helpful critiques; Books 2 Movies, 5 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Twisted Stitchers, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. This is a crochet club for adults; Chess Club, 4-6 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Baby Time, 10:15 a.m., for babies under 18 months; Monday Movie Matinee for Adults, 1:30 p.m.; Teen Advisory Board, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Youngsters in grades six through twelve earn volunteer hours by planning library programs. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Ask a Master Gardener, 1 p.m.; UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Seminar: Bromeliads, 2 p.m. Registration recommended at Eventbrite.com. Call the library at 727-834-3331.

TUESDAY, NOV. 19

A health program, “Learn More About Weight Loss Surgery,” will be held, noon, at Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 S.R. 54. It will be led by Dilendra Weerasinghe, M.D. Complimentary refreshments will be available. For reservations, call 727-834-5630 or email MedicalCenterTrinity@HCAhealthcare.com.

A caregiver’s support group meeting will be held, 10:30 a.m., at Hudson First United Methodist Church, 13123 U.S. 19, Hudson. Caregivers are welcome to attend. Contact Laura Arnold at larnold32@gmail.com or 727-863-0176 for more information.

CARES Rao Musunuru, M.D. Activity Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson: Silver Sneakers, 9-10 a.m. Free for members, $3 for nonmembers; Rug Hookers, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Bring your own project. The cost is $4; Flu Shot Clinic, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Free with insurance, $25 without insurance; Creative Art Class, 1:30-2:30 p.m. Call 727-863-6868 for more information.

CARES Elfers Center, 4136 Barker Drive, New Port Richey: Hand Quilters for CARES, 8-11:30 a.m.; Silver Sneakers Classic, 10 a.m. Call 727-847-1290.

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; Chef Warren Caterson Presents Thankful Thanksgivings, 1 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Unbe(leaf)able Suncatchers, 4:30-6 p.m., for grades four through seven; Mom and Baby Support Group, 6-7:30 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 Time, 10:15 a.m., for babies 18 to 36 months; Preschool Story Time, 11 a.m., for babies 18 to 36 months; Medicare 101, 1 p.m.; Tuesday Afternoon Stitchers, 3:30-5:30 p.m. This is a needlework group for all ages and levels of experience; Tween Book Club, 4:30 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: SHINE Medicare 101, 10 a.m.; Lego Maniacs, 4:30 p.m. DUPLO blocks will be provided for younger attendees. Call 727-834-3331.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 20

The Breast Cancer Support Group will be held from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Medical Center of Trinity, 9332 S.R. 54, Suite 402, Trinity, in the American Cancer Society Resource Room. For required reservations, visit www.MedicalCenterTrinity.com or call 727-834-5630.

Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 S.R. 54, Trinity: JDRF Cups of Hope, type one diabetes support group, 5:30-8:30 p.m.; The Compassionate Friends Support Group, 7:15 p.m. For reservations call 727-834-5630 or visit www.MedicalCenterTrinity.com.

A “Tools to Quit” smoking program will be held, 2-4 p.m., at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson. There will be four free weeks of patches, gum or lozenges as supplies last. The program is sponsored by Tobacco Free Florida and will be led by Sheena Thompson, a certified tobacco treatment specialist. For required registration call 813-929-1000.

CARES Rao Musunuru, M.D. Activity Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson: Zumba/Silver Sneakers, 9-10 a.m. Free for members, $3 for nonmembers; Doll Making, 9:30-11 a.m. The cost is $1; Beginner Line Dance, 11 a.m. The cost is $3; Yoga, 6 p.m. The cost is $5. Call 727-863-6868 for more information.

CARES Elfers Center, 4136 Barker Drive, New Port Richey: Zumba Gold Silver Sneakers, 10-11 a.m. Free with card; Yoga Stretch Silver Sneakers, 10:15-11:15 a.m. Free with card; Organist Live Music, noon. Call 727-847-1290.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: One-on-One Computer Class, 10 a.m. Registration required; SHINE: Medicare Basics, 10:30 a.m.; H.E.R.O.: Helping to Educate Regarding Orientation, 4 p.m. A peer support group for LGBTQ teens, ages 13 to 17; Messy Art Club, 4 p.m.; Environmental Committee, 6 p.m.; Everyday English Conversation Class, 6:30 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 children 18 to 36 months; Preschool Storytime, noon; Donut Be Ungrateful, 4-5:30 p.m. Donut-themed crafts; Storytellers Studio, 4:30 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Chair Yoga, 10 a.m. DVD led; Introduction to Spanish, 10:30-11:30 a.m.; Social Circle, 1 p.m.; Adult Craft: Simmering Potpourri Gift Jars, 2 p.m.; Teen Yoga, 4:30 p.m. Bring a mat or towel. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: British Telly, 10:30 a.m.; Paper Chase: Origami and Other Crafts, 2 p.m. Bring supplies or use the provided; TNVR Cat Talks, 6:30 p.m. Pasco County Animal Services will discuss TNVR (Trap, Neuter, Vaccinate, Release). Call 727-834-3331.

PLANNING AHEAD

2019 MLB Thanksgiving Baseball/Softball and All Sports Camp will be held from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, Nov. 25-27, at Oakridge Park, 2141 Seven Springs Blvd., New Port Richey. The cost is $125 per camper before Nov. 18, $140 afterwards. Mail the check and registration form to 6873 Copperfield Drive, New Port Richey. Bring shoes and cleats. Baseball pants or shorts are okay. Bring a snack, drink and sunscreen. Space is limited. Visit www.mlbinstruction.com for the waiver. Email marclamac@aol.com for more information.

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.