THURSDAY, OCT. 3

The Coin Club of Pasco County meets the second Thursday of every month, 7 p.m., at Elks Lodge, 9135 Denton Ave., Hudson. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Visitors welcome. Call Chuck at 727-534-7597 or visit www.PascoCoinClub.com.

Banyan Fall Health Fair will be held, 9:30 a.m.-noon, at Banyan Senior Apartments, 11390 U.S. 19, Port Richey. The event will feature healthcare and wellness exhibits, health insurance options, blood pressure checks, vision screenings, audiological testing, captioned phones for hearing impaired, vascular screening options and giveaways. Call 727-825-0018.

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.

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. Call 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Color Me Happy, 10 a.m.; Coffee Can Luminary, 2 p.m. Attendees will upcycle tin coffee cans; 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-noon. Stories, rhymes and songs for children ages 2 to 5; Crafting with Cats and Adoption Event, 2 p.m.; Teen Advisory Board, 4-6 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.

FRIDAY, OCT. 4

West Pasco Business Association Friday Breakfast Chapter meets at 8:30 a.m. every Friday at Oasis Coffee Spot, 9213 Little Road, New Port Richey. New members are welcome. Contact Maria Johnson at 727-934-0940 or email maria@wpba.biz.

West Pasco Art Guild, 6206 Jefferson St., New Port Richey, holds a membership meeting at 1 p.m. on the first Friday of every month. Visit westpascoartguildandgallery.org

A chicken marsala dinner will be served, 5-6:30 p.m., by the social committee of Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 5340 High St., New Port Richey. Doors open at 4:45 p.m. The cost is $10 for adults and $8 for children under 12. Drive thru service available. Call 727-849-7521 to reserve a meal.

New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St.: Blockbuster Matinee, noon; Haunted Halloween Heist, 6 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.; Board Game Club for Teens and Tweens, 3 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Gentle Yoga, 10 a.m.; Signing for Every Day Living, 1 p.m. This is a five-week course for anyone wishing to learn basic sign language. All ages welcome. Provided by the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services of Florida, Inc.; Friday Afternoon Films, 2 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

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, OCT. 5

The West Pasco Audubon Society will meet, 11 a.m., at J.B. Starkey Wilderness Park Education Center, 10500 Wilderness Road, New Port Richey. This month’s meeting will feature a presentation titled “The Fauna of Green Key” by Ken Tracey. A morning bird walk and “Beginning Birding” class will be held before the meeting at 8 a.m. To register, or for more information, visit www.westpascoaudubon.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 for adults and free for children. Visit Holidayucc.com or call 727-937-1520 for more information.

The Florida Naval Sailor’s Association will meet, 1 p.m., at American Legion Paradise Post 79, 5329 Legion Place, New Port Richey. This is for veterans and active duty members of the Navy, Marines, Coast Guard and their spouses. Refreshments will be available at noon. Call Chuck at 727-534-7597.

A poker run fundraiser will start, 11:30 a.m., at American Legion Post 173, 4550 Bartelt Road, Holiday, and end at Holiday VFW Post 10167, 4619 Bartelt Road. Registration is at 9:30 a.m. There will also be prize drawings. Riders are $5 and guests are $7. Call 727-938-5977 for more information.

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. 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.

A quarter auction will be held, 6 p.m., at the New Port Richey Elks Club, 7201 Congress St. Tickets are $20 and includes dinner and a bidding paddle. Additional paddles are $5. Bring rolls of quarters to bid on items for 25 or 50 cents. Presented by Calusa Business & Professional Women. For tickets and more information, visit BPWCalusaQuarterAuction.Eventbrite.com.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Chair Yoga, 11 a.m.; K-5 Program, 1-4 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Lego Mania and More, 11 a.m.; Halloween Fright Fest, 6 p.m. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: “What’s Voiceover? Where You Hear It and How You Do It,” 10:30 a.m. This is a youth workshop led by Sybil Johnson, voice actor and narrator. Registration required; Pumpkin Guts Slime, 3 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

SUNDAY, OCT. 6

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. 7

A game and card party salad luncheon will be held, noon-3 p.m., at the Gulf Harbors Civic Association, 4610 Floramar Terrace, New Port Richey. Tickets are $6 and available for pick up from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 727-848-0596.

A women’s cancer support group will be held, 5-6 p.m., on the first Monday of each month at 8763 River Crossing Blvd., New Port Richey. To RSVP or for more information, call Denise at 727-236-0302.

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.

The West Pasco Business Association Monday Lunch Chapter meets at noon, every Monday, at Johnny Brusco’s, 10730 S.R. 54, New Port Richey. Contact Maria Johnson at 727-934-0940 or email maria@wpba.biz.

A criminal justice discussion panel will be held, 6-8 p.m., at Saint Leo University, 33701 S.R. 52. It will discuss the intersection of mental health and law enforcement. A reception will be held 4-5:50 p.m. To RSVP, visit www.saintleo.edu/cj-events. For more information, call 352-588-8487.

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. Call 727-853-1279.

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.

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: UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Seminar: Fall Vegetable Gardening, 2 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.

TUESDAY, OCT. 8

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.

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. This month’s meeting will cover “The Importance of Native Plants,” presented by Craig Huegel. The public is welcome. Call Sandy at 727-207-1853. Visit www.pasconativeplants.org.

The West Pasco Business Association Tuesday After Hours Chapter meets at 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday at FlameStone Grill Trinity, 10900 S.R. 54. Contact Maria Johnson at 727-934-0940 or email maria@wpba.biz.

Abigail Court Healthfair will be held from 9:30 a.m. until noon, at the Abigail Court Apartments, 7850 Washington St., Port Richey. There will be healthcare and wellness exhibits, hospital information, health insurance options, blood pressure checks, vision screenings, captioned phones for hearing impaired, audiological testing, vascular screenings and giveaways. Call 727-825-0018.

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; SCORE Small Business: Basic Quickbooks, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Call 727-853-1279.

Regency Park Branch Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey: Spooky Cupcake Wars, 4:30 p.m.; 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; 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; ESOL English for Speakers of Other Languages, 10:30-11:30 a.m.; Lego Maniacs, 4:30 p.m. DUPLO blocks will be provided for younger attendees. Call 727-834-3331.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 9

Elfers Centennial Garden Club meets, 6 p.m., on the second Wednesday of every month at the South Holiday Public Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. Call 727-942-1752.

Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point will hold a weight management information seminar, 6 p.m., at the Rao Musunuru, M.D., Conference Center, 14100 Yosemite Drive, Hudson. The seminar will be presented by Donald Fridley, II, D.O. Call 727-869-5498 for required reservations.

Morton Plant Mease Experts will hold an “Understanding Osteoporosis” seminar, noon, at Morton Plant North Bay Hospital, Bekesh Education & Conference Center, 6600 Madison St., New Port Richey. This seminar will be led by Orthopedic Surgeon Joseph Borrelli, M.D. To pre-register, call 727-953-6877 or visit www.BayCareEvents.org.

Beth-El Shalom Messianic Congregation, 6209 Congress St., New Port Richey, will celebrate Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, at 6 p.m. All are welcome. Admission is free. For information and to pre-register call 727-375-7502 or email Rabbi@Jewishheritage.net. Visit www. Jewishheritage.net.

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.

Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, 14000 Fivay Road, Hudson, will hold “Kidney Smart,” 6-8 p.m. Call Elizabeth at 727-863-5459 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; Level Up, 2-4 p.m. There will be giant games, board games and the Nintendo Switch for children in kindergarten through fifth grade; Anime Club, 4-5:30 p.m., for teens in grades eight through twelve. Call 727-861-3049.

Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road: Chair Yoga, 10 a.m. Instructor Led; Introduction to Spanish, from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Registration required; Adult Craft: Paint Your Own Ceramic Pumpkins, 2 p.m., for ages 18 and up. Registration required; Paint Your Own Ceramic Pumpkins for Teens, 4:30 p.m., for grades eight through twelve; Tax Implications for Small Businesses, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Call 727-861-3040.

South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday: Artsy Craftsy, 2-4 p.m. Call 727-834-3331.

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