Tarpon Springs Moose Lodge 1429
(1936 Abacus Road, Holiday) — Thursday: rib night dinner special, 5-8 p.m., music by Julie Crawford, 7-10 p.m.; Friday: fish fry dinner, 5-8 p.m., music by T.J. Brinson, 7-10 p.m.; Saturday: steak night, 5-8 p.m., music by Carole Sunday, 7-10 p.m.; Wednesday: all-you-can-eat tacos for five bucks, 5-8 p.m., music by True Passion, 7-10 p.m. Lunch is available weekdays from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. (727) 937-9030.
J.W. Mitchell High School Drama and Band
presents the “Happily Ever After” musical “Into the Woods” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Center for the Arts at River Ridge, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey. Tickets are $12 for general admission, $15 for premium seating. Call (727) 774-7382.
The Straz Center
(1010 N. W.C. MacInnes Place, Tampa) —“Behind the Gates,” 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sundays through May 26; “James Gavin’s Stormy Weather: The Lena Horne Project” starring Mary Wilson, 8 p.m. Thursday; The Florida Orchestra presents “A Classic Pops Hit Parade,” 8 p.m. Friday; Patel Conservatory Youth Ballet’s Spring Into Dance, 5 p.m. Saturday; Tampa Bay Symphony presents “A Trip to Vienna,” 4 p.m. Sunday; Lori McKenna concert, 7:30 p.m. Monday; Patel Conservatory’s “On the Edge,” 7 p.m. Wednesday. For information call (813) 229-7827 or visit www.strazcenter.org.
Ruth Eckerd Hall
(1111 N. McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater) — Boz Scaggs with special guests Pablo Cruise concert, 8 p.m. Friday; “Side by Side by Side,” 10th anniversary concert, 2 p.m. Sunday; Crosby, Stills and Nash concert, 8 p.m. Tuesday. For information call (727) 791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com.
VFW Tawney Rowe Memorial Post 4412
(9734 Dick St., Hudson) — Fish fry dinner, 4:30-7 p.m. Donation $7; Saturday: steak night dinner, 4:30-8 p.m., music by the Day Dreamers, 7-10 p.m. Donation $11; VFW 4412 Riders Charter Party, 1-5 p.m. There will be live entertainment 1:30-4:30 p.m., games, photo opportunities and a southern fried chicken dinner served 2-4 p.m. The cost for dinner is $8. (727) 697-1602.
Polish American Pulaski Association
(4616 Darlington Road, Holiday) — Salad bar, 4-5 p.m., baked-fish or chef’s choice dinners, 5-6 p.m. All-American-style music and dancing, 6-8:30 p.m. Cost is $10 members, $12 guests. Doors open at 4 p.m.; Sunday: dinner, 1:30-3 p.m. followed by polka and all-American-style music and dancing until 6 p.m. Cost is $12 for members, $15 for guests. Carry out is available for $7. (727) 848-7826.
Weekly jam session
with Northern Connections features country, bluegrass and gospel with limited electric instruments, 1-4 p.m. CARES Elfers Senior Center, 4136 Barker Drive. Donation is $3. (727) 844-7839.
8 p.m. to midnight, Jasmine Lakes Civic Center, 7137 Jasmine Blvd., Port Richey. Music provided by DJ Mike. (727) 459-2076.
The Port Richey Organ Society
will meet at 1 p.m. at the Westminster Presbyterian Church, 4125 U.S. 19, (west side, just south of Trouble Creek Road), New Port Richey. For information, call (727) 946-0808 or (727) 845-1735.
The third annual Tom McCormick Poker Run
to benefit the Sertoma Speech & Hearing Foundation will be held at Meadow Oaks Golf and Country Club, 13125 Fairwinds Road, Hudson. The event begins with registration and scavenger hunt runners at 8:30 a.m. and gets on the road by 10 a.m. Classic car show parking begins at 10:30 a.m. To register for the car show or the poker run visit www.tommccormickmemorialfund.com. Cash prizes will be awarded. The event includes live music, games, raffles and a silent auction. Call (727) 834-5479.
“A Song for Mama,”
presented by Larry Bené, a dancer, singer and comedian and the show’s master of ceremonies at the New Lakes in Regency Park, 8330 Civic Drive, Port Richey. The show includes song stylist Lady Barbara and belling dancing by Glori Anna. Advance tickets are $17 per person; includes a roast pork dinner and beverages. Doors open at 3 p.m. Call (727) 846-8052 to purchase tickets.
Spring Hill Eagles Aerie 4208
(8715 Bolton Ave., Hudson) — Sunday: Breakfast, 8-11 a.m., “wings and things,” 1-7 p.m., music by the Belairs, 4:30-7:30 p.m.; Wednesday: dinner, 4-7 p.m., karaoke, 5-9 p.m. Weekly lunch specials are available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday. (727) 868-5754.
The Suncoast Harmony Chorus of Sweet Adelines International
rehearses at 7 p.m. each Tuesday at the CARES, Rao Musunuru, M.D., Enrichment Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson. New members are welcome. For information call Patty at (727) 505-0001 or visit www.suncoast-harmony.com.
CARES Elfers Center
(4136 Barker St.) — line dancing (easy-intermediate), noon and ballroom dancing, 1-3 p.m.; Wednesday: beginners’ line dancing, 6 p.m., country couples, 7:15 p.m. (727) 848-7683.
Line dance lessons,
11:30 a.m. for basic beginners; 12:30 for beginners and beginners plus. The classes, exclusively for residents of Heritage Springs, are held at its clubhouse, 11345 Robert Trent Jones Parkway, Trinity. For more information call instructor Donna at (727) 485-7448 or visit www.dancinfree.com.