THURSDAY, OCT. 17

An all-you-can-eat spaghetti and sauce dinner will be held, 5-7 p.m., at Beacon Square Civic Association, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday. The dinner will also include salad, bread, dessert and coffee. The cost is $8. Children under 10 eat free with an adult. Take out will be available. Active service men and women, as well as on-duty sheriff and fire department employees, will receive a complimentary dinner. Call 727-807-7007 or visit www.beaconsquarecivicassociation.com.

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.

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; Spooky Painting Class, 2 p.m. Registration required; Teen Yoga Series, 5 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Mahjong Morning, 10 a.m.-noon; Little Crafts for Little Kids, 1:30 p.m.; Paws for Reading, 4:30 p.m. Children in kindergarten through fifth grade read aloud to a furry friend to practice reading skills; Pajama Storytime, 6 p.m., for toddlers and preschoolers. Bring blankets and stuffed animals. Call 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Color Me Happy, 10 a.m.; Regency Fresh Test Kitchen Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, 10 a.m.; Cooking Demo by Chef Warren: How to Use More Veggies, Fruit and Beans to Create Incredible Meals, 10:30 a.m.; Book Basket Bingo, 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; Bingo, 2-3:30 p.m., for adults; Alien Abduction, 4-6 p.m. Make a UFO abduction scene, for teenagers. Call 727-834-3331.

FRIDAY, OCT. 18

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.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Gentle Yoga, 10 a.m.; Friday Afternoon Films, 2 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

SATURDAY, OCT. 19

A plant sale will be held from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the South Holiday Public Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Road. Presented by Elfers Centennial Garden Club. Call 727-942-1752 for more information.

A fall arts and crafts show will be held from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Gulf View Square, 9409 U.S. 19, Port Richey. There will also be face painting, children’s crafts, a fall photo booth and prize drawings. Call 727-848-3858 for more information.

A native plant sale, presented by The Nature Coast Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society, will be held from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Land O’Lakes Heritage Park, 5401 Land O’Lakes Blvd. There will also be a Master Gardener information table to help with questions. Visit www.pasconativeplants.org for more information.

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.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Book Folding, 10 a.m.; Hex-A-Long Interactive Movie, 1-4 p.m., for children and families. Costumes are encouraged. Call 727-834-3331.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Creation Stations Featuring Tampa Bay Bats, 11 a.m.; Cultural Cooks: El Salvador, 2 p.m. Registration required; Halloween Fright Fest, 6-8 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Adult Craft: Rustic Wood Pumpkin, 10:15-11:30 a.m.; The Wandering Hours: Folk Music Performance, 2 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

SUNDAY, OCT. 20

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, OCT. 21

The Thrift Shop at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 5326 Charles St., New Port Richey, will have a half-price sale on jewelry 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.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: 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.

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.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Ask A Master Gardener, 1 p.m.; Master Gardener: Fall Vegetable Gardening, 2 p.m. Registration recommended. Visit Eventbrite.com and search “Fall Vegetable.” Call 727-834-3331.

TUESDAY, OCT. 22

Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point will hold a seminar, “Your Teeth Matter: Integrating Oral Health & Primary Care,” as part of their Tuesday Tutorials, 11:30 a.m., at the Rao Musunuru, M.D., Conference Center, 14100 Yosemite Drive, Hudson. The seminar will be presented by Delisa Heron, M.D., and Jose Peralta, D.D.S. Lunch will be served. Call 727-869-5498 for required reservations.

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; Advanced Jewelry Creations, 2:30 p.m. Registration required. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Sewing Basics: Workspace Pincushions, 10 a.m. Registration required; Mystery and Suspense Book Club, 2 p.m.; Spooky Slime, 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.; Coding for Kids: Intermediate, 6:30 p.m., for children in grades two through seven who have completed the “Scratch for Beginners” course. Bring a laptop if possible. Attendance all five weeks is required. Registration required. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Baby Time, 10:15 a.m., for babies under 18 months; Toddler Storytime, 10:15 a.m., for babies 18 to 36 months; Preschool Story Time, 11 a.m., for babies 18 to 36 months; Volunteer Way Mobile Food Pantry, from 11:30 a.m. until 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. The group will discuss “The Seventh Most Important Thing” by Shelley Pearsall. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: ESOL English for Speakers of Other Languages, 10:30 a.m.; Lego Maniacs, 4:30 p.m. DUPLO blocks will be provided for younger attendees. Call 727-834-3331.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 23

A weight management support group will be held, 7 p.m., at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson, in the Rao Musunuru M.D. Conference Center. For required registration call 727-869-5498.

The Trinity Democratic Club will meet, 6:30 p.m., at Fox Hollow Golf and Country Club, 10050 Robert Trent Jones Parkway, Trinity. The guest speaker will be Marilyn Holleran from The Climate Reality Project. Self-pay dinner and happy hour begin at 5 p.m. Call 727-482-8709 for more information.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: One-on-One Computer Class, 10 a.m. 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. 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; Game Zone: Featuring Super Smash Tournament, 4 p.m., for grades eight through twelve. Registration will be open for the first ten minutes. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Chair Yoga, 10 a.m. Instructor Led; Adult Craft: Rustic Wood Pumpkin, 2 p.m.; Teen Yoga, 4:30 p.m. Bring a mat or towel if possible. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Stroke of Genius, 2 p.m. Attendees will learn how to paint realistic leaves using a one-stroke technique. Bring supplies or use the provided; Community Cats Q&A, 6:30 p.m. There will be a presentation by a Pasco County Animal Shelter representative. Call 727-834-3331.

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