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West Pasco happenings
By Times Staff Writer
Published March 6, 2008
- 10 a.m. VFW Ford Post 7845, 6315 Stone Road, Port Richey, 727 847-6277.
- 5:45 p.m. Colonial Hills Civic Association, 3852 Prime Place, New Port Richey, (727) 849-8478.
Bridge playing and instructions: 11:30 a.m. every Thursday. Elfers CARES Center, 4136 Barker Drive, Elfers, (727) 847-1290.
Tai chi class: 7 p.m. every Thursday. Beacon Square Civic Club, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday, (727) 849-3740. Donation: $5.
Suncoast Users Computer Group: 2 p.m. today. Meet in the Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road, Hudson, (727) 847-5991 or 856-2123. Demonstration: MacIntosh Leopard Operating System.
- Dinner and music: 6 p.m. VFW Ford Post 7845, 6315 Stone Road, Port Richey, (727) 847-6277. Donation: $6. Music by Mr. Lucky's Jazz Band.
- Dinner Dance: 5 to 7:30 p.m. Moose Lodge 1429, 1936 Abacus Road, Holiday, (727) 937-9030. Menu donation: $6.50 to $8.50. Music by Dino.
Fibromyalgia Support Group: 2 p.m. Friday. Conference Center at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, 14100 Fivay Road. Topic: Social Security Disability and SSI. For information, call Lori Wolff (727) 863-4748 or Kathie Fidler (727) 378-4852.
Orchid Society: 7 p.m. Friday. New meeting location at Buena Vista Manor Clubhouse, 5112 Rosada Ave., Holiday. Phalaenopsis orchids for sales. No fee. Information: (727) 942-0812.
Rummage Sale: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday; 8 a.m. to noon Saturday. First United Methodist Church, 5901 Indiana Ave., New Port Richey, (727) 842-7674.
Book discussion: Diane and David Munson will discuss their third book, Camelot Conspiracy, a Kennedy assassination thriller, at 2 p.m. Saturday. Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road, (727) 861-3040. Call to register.
Massachusetts Club meeting and luncheon: 11:30 a.m. Saturday. Monthly meeting at St. Stephen's Church Hall, 5326 Charles St., New Port Richey. Lunch: Corned beef and cabbage. Donation: $7.50 members, $9 guests. Call to reserve (727) 846-2161 or 942-2013.
Blood Drive: 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday. St. Michael's Catholic Church, 8014 State Road 52, Hudson, (727) 868-5276. Florida Blood Services will be in the east parking lot.
St. Patrick's Dinner: 12:45 to 2:15 p.m. Sunday.Polish American Club, 7615 New Jersey Ave., Hudson. Donation: $12 members, $14 guests. Dancing to Music Blenders from 2:30 to 5:15 p.m. Menu: Corned beef with cabbage. Reserve by calling (727) 862-1520.
Charity Distribution Event: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday. The Suncoast Ladies Club will host 10 local organizations for the annual charity distribution at the Seven Springs Country Club, 3535 Trophy Blvd., New Port Richey. Donation: $13. Early reservations are requested (727) 847-6355.
AARP Classes: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. New Port Richey Library, 5939 Main St. Space limited. Call (727) 457-8136.
Fashion Show Luncheon: Noon March 27. The Finnish American Club at 6016 Delaware Ave., New Port Richey is hosting this event. Donation: $10. Fashions provided by Beall's Department Store. Reserve by calling (727) 849-0749 or 847-3280.
Send all events with group name, address and public telephone number at least 14 days in advance to Lucille Lazich, West Happenings, 11321 U.S. 19, Port Richey 34668, fax (727) 869-6233 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.