Innovation grants

Hunter Brooks Watson Memorial Fund is accepting grant applications for any young person, ages 16 to 25. The applicant must have an enthusiasm and passion for an innovative idea or project, and must be working and developing new ideas in areas such as music, the performing arts, technology and entrepreneurship. The grants, up to $5,000 each, are not scholarships for academic studies, but financial … [Read more...]

06/02/2018 – Family sing-along

The Hugh Embry Library, 14215 Fourth St., in Dade City, will host a family movie sing-along June 2 at 2 p.m., for ages 12 and younger, with an adult. A popular musical movie will be shown. For information, call (352) 567-3576. … [Read more...]

06/02/2018 – Rain harvest workshop

UF/IFAS Pasco Extension will offer a rain harvesting workshop June 2 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., at the Stallings Building, 15029 14th St., in Dade City. Participants can learn how a rain barrel collects and stores water that runs off a roof, and prevents it from running across land, picking up pollutants and washing them into Pasco’s creeks and streams. The session costs $40 and is for Pasco … [Read more...]

06/01/2018 – Z Book Club

The Z Book Club will meet at the Zephyrhills Public Library, 5347 Eighth St., June 1 at 3 p.m., to discuss “The Rules of Magic” by Alice Hoffman. For information, call (813) 780-0064. … [Read more...]

06/01/2018 – Mahjong club

The Hugh Embry Library, 14215 Fourth St., in Dade City, will host a Mahjong Club June 1 from 10 a.m. to noon, for all skill levels. Bring your own set, or use a library set. For information, call (352) 567-3576. … [Read more...]

Violin classes

The Florida Orchestra will offer free group violin classes and other musical experiences to eligible at-risk children and teens, ages 6 to 19, in Hillsborough County, in partnership with the University Area Community Development Corporation’s Prodigy Cultural Arts Program. The free lessons will be offered June through September at select locations. The orchestra also will offer the Instrument … [Read more...]

05/31/2018 – Classic & card games

The Land O’ Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, will offer classic board games, card games or challenging video games, for adults, May 31 from 10 a.m. to noon. Refreshments will be provided by Friends of the Land O’ Lakes Library. For information, call (813) 929-1214. … [Read more...]

05/31/2018 – TechHire info

CareerSource will present “TechHire” May 31 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., at the Hugh Embry Library, 14215 Fourth St., in Dade City, for anyone that wants to learn about careers in technology, including free training and paid internships. For information, call (352) 567-3476.   … [Read more...]

05/31/2018 – Guv’na fundraiser

Lutz Guv’na candidate Domenic Difante will host a fundraiser May 31 from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., at Panini’s Bar and Grill, 3973 Van Dyke Road in Lutz. There will be music and karaoke, corn hole, jumbo Jenga, jumbo Connect Four, beer pong and more. Wristbands for “Kill the Keg” are $15. For information, call (813) 962-3479. … [Read more...]

05/30/2018 – Steampunk jewelry

The Land O’ Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, will offer a class on steampunk jewelry May 30 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Guests can make a pendant or earrings inspired by a hot air balloon. Registration and a signed liability waiver are required. For information, call (813) 929-1214. … [Read more...]