THURSDAY, NOV. 29
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 country-fried steak. 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.
The Fifth Wheels, a social club for single seniors, will hold dinner, 4:30 p.m., at Olive Garden, 9690 U.S. 19, Port Richey. Newcomers welcome. For required reservations, call 609-851-3790.
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.
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: Mahjong Morning, from 10 a.m. until noon; Preschool Prep, 1:30 pm., for children ages 2 to 5; Paws for Reading, 4:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade read to a furry friend to practice reading skills. 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: Monogrammed Rice Heating Bags, 2 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; 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: Afternoon Movie, 1:15 p.m. Call 727-834-3204.
FRIDAY, NOV. 30
Hope United Methodist Church, 2200 Little Road, Trinity, will hold Experience Bethlehem 2018, 6-8:30 p.m. Friday to Monday. This is a recreation of Bethlehem. Visitors are encouraged to bring non-perishable food donations for local West Pasco food banks. Call Lucy Trancho at 727-372-4689 or visit www.hope-umc.com for more information.
The Knights of Columbus Council will hold an “All You Can Eat” dinner, 5-7 p.m., at St. Vincent de Paul Church, 4843 Mile Stretch Road, Holiday. The menu includes baked or fried fish, an optional chef’s choice, french fries, potatoes, vegetables, pasta, coleslaw, dessert, and tea and coffee. The cost is $10. Call JoAnn at 727-389-0518 for more information.
Our Lady’s Guild Arts & Craft group will hold a Christmas craft and bake sale from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Friday and Saturday, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 4843 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. Call 727-807-3704 for more information.
New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Dance Party, 11 a.m.; Board Games and Boomers, 2 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.
Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Friday Afternoon Films, 2 p.m.; Family Game Night, 5:30 p.m. Call 727-834-3204.
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. 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; Movies with Friends, 2 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.
Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Coupon Clip, Swap, Save, 2 p.m. Call 727-834-3204.
SATURDAY, DEC. 1
Nerf Family Fun Day will be held, 12-5 p.m., at Riverside Baptist Church, 6219 River Road, New Port Richey. This is the fourth annual toy drive presented by Noah Vinot. Bring Nerf toys. Darts will be provided. Eye protection is required and can be purchased at the event. The cost is $10 per person or a donation of a new unwrapped toy worth at least $10. Pay at the door. Registration is required at NoahsFaith.com
An all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast will be held, 7:45-11 a.m., at the Holiday United Church of Christ, 4826 Bartelt Road, Holiday. The breakfast will include plain, blueberry and chocolate chip pancakes, sausage, orange juice and coffee. The cost is $4.50. Kids eat free. Call 727-937-1520 or visit Holidayucc.com.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay will hold its “Big Orientation,” 10:30 a.m.-noon, at New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St., 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.
The ALS Association Florida Chapter’s Ride, Run, Roll to Defeat ALS will be held at Crews Lake Wilderness Park, 16739 Crews Lake Drive, Spring Hill. Registration starts at 8 a.m. The 62-mile ride will start at 9 a.m.; 25-mile, 9:30 a.m.; and 5K run-walk-roll, 10 a.m. The cost is $50 for riders, $35 for runners-walkers and free for people living with ALS. Finish line festivities include entertainment, complimentary massages and a healthy lunch. For more information and full set of guidelines, visit webfl.alsa.org/site/TR?fr_id=13403&pg=entry. Contact Kate Sanstrom at 813-637-9000, ext. 115, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Pasco Park Walk will be held from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Key Vista Nature Park, 2700 Baillies Bluff Road, Holiday. All pets that attend from Pasco County Animal Services will be available for adoption. Visit www.pascocountyfl.net/pas and select “Pasco Park Walks” for more information.
Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Elementary Holiday Movie Time, 2 p.m., for children in kindergarten through third grade. Call 727-834-3204.
Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Lego Mania & More, from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. For children in kindergarten through fifth grade. Call 727-834-3204.
Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Book Basket Bingo, 2 p.m. Seating is limited. Call 727-861-3040.
South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Winter Wonderland Workshop, 2-4 p.m., for children in kindergarten through seventh grade. Call 727-834-3331.
MONDAY, DEC. 3
Love and Loss Group will be held 6:30-8 p.m. Mondays, through Dec. 10, 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.: 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: Friends Winter Book Sale, from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.; Baby Storytime, 10:15 a.m.; Teen Advisory Board, 4 p.m. Teens in grades six through 12 earn volunteer hours by planning teen library events. Call 727-861-3040.
Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Twisted Stitchers: Crochet Club, 10 a.m.; Chess Club, 4 p.m.; Hour of Code, 6:30 p.m. Children in grades two through seven participate in a hands-on coding project. All levels of experience welcome. This is held in celebration of Computer Science Education week. Please bring a laptop if you can and some will be provided. Registration required. Call 727-861-3049.
TUESDAY, DEC. 4
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.
Alzheimer’s Family Organization Caregiver’s Support Group Meeting will be held, 10 a.m., at Regional Medical Center of Bayonet Point, 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson. Caregivers are welcome to attend. Contact Laura Arnold by phone, at 727-863-0176, or email, email@example.com for more information.
New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Tasty Tuesdays Local Organic Market, 10 a.m. Nutrition Demo, 10:30 a.m.; Kids Yoga, 11 a.m.; Big Ideas, 4:30 p.m. “A Favorite Film: Cocoon.” Call 727-861-3040.
Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Sewing Basics: Folded Ornament, 10-11:30 a.m. Registration required; Game On, 4:30 p.m. Video games 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; Family Storytime, 6:30 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.
Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Friends Winter Book Sale, from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.; Storytime: Toddler, 10:15 a.m.; Storytime: Preschool, 11 a.m.; Tuesday Afternoon Stitchers, 3:30-5:30 p.m. All ages and levels of experience are welcome. Call 727-861-3040.
Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday: Friends Book Club, noon. Call 727-834-3204.
South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Lego Maniacs, 4:30 p.m. Duplo blocks will be provided for younger attendees. Call 727-834-3331.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 5
The Finnish-American Club, 6016 Delaware Ave., New Port Richey, will hold a potluck and membership meeting at noon. This will be an “Independence Day” program. Call 727-847-3280.
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; Yu-Gi-Oh! Battles, from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m., for children ages 8 and up; H.E.R.O.: Helping to Educate Regarding Orientation, 4 p.m. A peer support group for LGBTQ teens, ages 13 to 17. Call 727-853-1279.
Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Baby Storytime, 10:30 a.m., for 16 to 18 months; Toddler Storytime, 11:15 a.m., for ages 1 to 2; Preschool Storytime, 11:45 a.m., for ages 3 to 5; Teen Advisory Board Meeting, 4 p.m. Teens in grades six through 12 earn volunteer hours by planning teen events. 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: Friends Winter Book Sale, from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m.; Social Circle, 1 p.m.; Little Crafts for Little Kids, 1:30 p.m., for children 2 to 5. Call 727-861-3040.
A charity fashion show will be held from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, at Heritage Springs Golf and Country Club, 11345 Robert Trent Jones Pkwy., Trinity. The show will benefit Gulfside Hospice and be presented by Dillard’s of the Shops at Wiregrass. The guest emcee is Deiah Riley, the morning anchor at ABC Action News. There will also be vendors. The cost is $35 per person. Tickets are available online until Dec. 5. Call 727-845-5707 for more information.