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West Pasco happenings

By Times Staff Writer
Published January 17, 2008


Arbor Day celebration: 10 a.m. Friday. Listen to Arbor Day History at the Amphitheater in Sims Park off Main Street, New Port Richey. Refreshments. Information: 727 841-4560. Sponsored by City of New Port Richey.

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Dinner: 5 to 7:30 p.m. today, Moose Lodge 1429, 1936 Abacus Road, Holiday, (727) 937-9030. Menu donations: $6.50 to $8.50; 12 course menu. Music by Dino at 7 p.m.

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Bridge playing and instructions: 11:30 a.m. today,Elfers Senior Center, 4136 Barker Drive, (727) 847-1290. Donation: $2.

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Card Party: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today.Polish American Pulaski Association, 4616 Darlington Road, Holiday, (727) 934-0900. Lunch at noon. Donation: $6.

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Karaoke nights: VFW Chester McKay Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey, (727) 376-3502. Karaoke will be held:

- 3 to 6 p.m. today, with buffet at 5 p.m. Donation: $3.

- 7 to 10 p.m. Friday. Food available.

- 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday.

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Italian Nite: 6:30 p.m. today.St. Thomas Aquinas Knights of Columbus, Parish Center, 8320 Old County Road 54, New Port Richey. Carrabba's Restaurant will cater. Donation: $10. Music. For information, call (727) 376-2516 or (727) 375-8308.

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Bingo: 3 p.m. today.Colonial Hills Civic Association, 3852 Prime Place, New Port Richey, (727) 849-8475.

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Spaghetti Dinner: 4:30 to 6 p.m. Friday. Sunshine Mobile Home Park, 5718 Ashen Ave., Elfers, (727) 859-0021. Complete dinner. Donation: $4.25.

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Dinner with Music: 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday. AMVETS Post 16, 9638 State Road 52, Hudson, (727) 868-7391. Donation: $6.

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Two Day Hadassah Garage Sale: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Proceeds to Hadassah Medical Organization. The sale will be at 13937 Echo Mountain Drive, Hudson. For directions or information, call (727) 856-7244.

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AARP Safe Driving Class: Space is limited, so reserve your spot. A class is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Jan. 24 and 25 at the New Port Richey Police Department, 6739 Adams St., New Port Richey, (727) 842-9780.

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Spaghetti Dinner: 4 to 6 p.m. Friday. Griffin Park Community Club, 9100 Flint St., New Port Richey, (727) 863-5295 or 862-6756. All you can eat. Donation: $4.

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Volunteers needed for Hernando Pasco Hospice: Please call and explore service opportunities at various locations. Contact Katy Geschke at (727) 863-7971.

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Dance the Night Away: 6 p.m. Wednesday. Event for election of Julie Rogers for West Pasco Honorary Governor. Event supports the American Cancer Society and West Pasco Chamber Building Fund. Timber Greens Country Club, 6333 Timber Greens Blvd., New Port Richey. Ballroom dancing and more. Donation: $20 per ticket. For reservation call Becky (727) 452-4693.

Send all West Happening events with group name, address and public telephone number at least 14 days in advance to Lucy Lazich, P.O. Box 879, Port Richey 34288-0879, fax (727) 869-6233 or e-mail lazich@sptimes.com.