10/02/2019 – Dedication ceremony

East & Central Pasco Habitat for Humanity will host a double dedication ceremony on Oct. 2 at 9 a.m., at 14751 and 14803 Blanton St., in Dade City. The public is invited to celebrate the hard work of the volunteers and partners in this life-changing event for the Brown family and the Free family. There will be a tour of the competed homes. … [Read more...]

09/28/2019 – Concerts for a Cause

Newland’s community of Bexley, 16950 Vibrant Way in Land O’ Lakes, will host live concerts to benefit Feeding Tampa Bay. The first show is set for Sept. 28 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., and will feature N Fusion (a mix of pop, rock, Latin and funk). Admission is free, but guests are asked to bring nonperishable food items or cash donations. For information, visit BexleyFl.com/concert. … [Read more...]

Spooky train & trail

The Concourse, 11919 Alric Pottberg Road in Shady Hills, again will present the 2019 Spooky Train and Haunted Trail every Friday and Saturday night in October (plus Oct. 27), starting Sept. 27. Daylight train rides run from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., for the little pumpkins or sensitive people. The scary train and the haunted trail will be open from 7:15 p.m. to 9 p.m. The spooky train and the haunted … [Read more...]

09/27/2019 – Dance social

Liberty Adult Day Training Center, 2600 Cypress Ridge Blvd., in Wesley Chapel, will host a Karaoke & Dance Social on Sept. 27 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. There also will be party break areas with seating away from the music. For information, call (813) 421-4433, or visit LibertyADT.com/rsvp. … [Read more...]

09/25/2019 – Shana Banana

The Carrollwood Cultural Center, 4537 Lowell Road in Tampa, will host Shana Banana’s “Go Bananas Against Bullying” Sept. 25 at 10:30 a.m., for prekindergarten through second grade. The show includes original music, movement and puppets. Admission is $7 for members, $8 for general admission, $28 for a family four-pack, and free for ages 4 and younger. For information and tickets, email … [Read more...]

09/24/2019 – Big Brothers Big Sisters

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay will host an orientation/training session Sept. 24 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Wesley Chapel Honda, 27750 Wesley Chapel Blvd., for anyone interested in becoming a volunteer/mentor. There will be additional sessions on Oct. 29 and Nov. 19. For information, contact Deb Kristol-Irwin at (813) 997-6881 or *protected email*. … [Read more...]

09/24/2019 – Try It Tuesday

The Land O’ Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, will host Try It Tuesday on Sept. 24 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., for school-age children. Participants can make a wooden owl. For information, call (813) 929-1214. … [Read more...]

09/24/2019 – Orchid Club

The Tampa Orchid Club will meet Sept. 24 at the Northdale Recreation Center, 15550 Spring Pine Drive in Tampa. The guest speaker will be Bill Thoms, as the ‘doctor in the house.’ Bring your sad, sick or ugly orchids for Thoms to examine. Doors open at 9:30 a.m., followed by the meeting at 10 a.m. There will be a bloom table, plants for sale, and a silent auction. For information, call Barbara … [Read more...]

09/23/2019 – Republican Club

The Republican Club of Central Pasco will meet Sept. 23 at 7 p.m., at Copperstone Executive Suites, 3632 Land O’ Lakes Blvd., Land O’ Lakes. The guest speaker will be former Army paratrooper Rafael Pizano. There will be a social at 6:30 p.m. For information, call (813) 996-3011. … [Read more...]

09/23/2019 – Make a tote bag

The Land O’ Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, will offer a craft class Sept. 23 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., for ages 9 to 12. Participants can decorate a canvas tote bag with paint, markers, ribbons, fabric and more. All supplies will be provided. A library card is required for all makerspace and Foundry classes. For information, call (813) 929-1214. … [Read more...]