Christmas Lane

Christmas Lane, in the Charlie Grimes Ag Building at Plant City’s Florida Strawberry Festival grounds, will be open Nov. 23 to Dec. 24, every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. The event will feature Christmas displays, food, carnival rides, a Kidzone, letters to Santa, face painting, ornaments, live entertainment, and more. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be available for … [Read more...]

Winter’s Wonderland

The Clearwater Marine Aquarium presents “Winter’s Wonderland” now through Jan. 6. There will be lights and decorations, holiday-themed habitats, a Kids’ Fun Zone to learn about penguins and polar bears, Santa and his elves, and more. The event will be closed Christmas Day. For information, visit SeeWinter.com. … [Read more...]

11/19/2018 – Thanksgiving camps

The Museum of Science and Industry, 4801 E. Fowler Ave., in Tampa, will offer two Thanksgiving Break Camps Nov. 19 to Nov. 21, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Kids in kindergarten through third grade can take part in “Cooking Creations,” and those in fourth through eighth grade can participate in “Game Making 101.” Both are three-day camps. Kids should bring a snack, a lunch, and wear clothing that can get … [Read more...]

11/19/2018 – Garden club

The Dade City Garden Club will meet Nov. 19 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at 13630 Fifth St., in Dade City. The program will be “Bird Feeding 101,” from Florida Backyard Birds. The guest speaker will be Lucy Polak, owner of Wild Birds Unlimited of Tampa, and Greg Williams, former owner. Participants will be able to purchase items such as feeders and birdseed. There also will be an orchid sale … [Read more...]

11/19/2018 – Democratic club

The East Pasco Democratic Club will meet Nov. 19 at 6:30 p.m., at Omari’s Grill at Scotland Yard Golf Club, 9424 U.S. 301 in Dade City. The guest speaker will be Marlow Jones, president of Pasco Young Democrats, on the topic of increasing youth participation in Pasco politics. Dining a la carte will be available from 5 p.m. For information, call (813) 383-8315, or visit EastPascoDems.com. … [Read more...]

11/19/2018 – Amateur radio club

The Zephyrhills Area Amateur Radio Club will meet Nov. 19 at St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church, 5855 16th St., in Zephyrhills. The business meeting will start at 6 p.m., followed by a coffee break and a discussion or presentation at 7 p.m. The club also meets for breakfast every Thursday at 8 a.m., at Village Inn, 5214 Gall Blvd. For information, visit ZAARC.org. … [Read more...]

11/18/2018 – Thanksgiving dinner

First Presbyterian Church of Zephyrhills, 5510 19th St., will host a free community Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 18 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. The public is welcome, especially those who are unable to provide a holiday meal for themselves or  their families. The meal will be served until 5 p.m., or until there is no more food available. For information, call (813) 782-7412. … [Read more...]

11/17/2018 – Sons of American Revolution

The Tampa Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution will meet Nov. 17 at the Golden Corral, on 56th Street in Temple Terrace. The meeting will begin at 11:30 a.m., followed by lunch, and a presentation around 12:30 p.m. For information, call Matthew Cole at (813) 777-2404. … [Read more...]

11/17/2018 – Car show

The second annual Field of Dreams Car Show will take place Nov. 17 and Nov. 18 at Florida Classic Park, 5360 Lockhart Road in Brooksville. The show will feature street rods, rat rods, classics, four-wheel drives, modern muscle and more. There also will be performance vehicles, a swap meet, car corral, arts and crafts vendors, music and food. Admission is $5 per person. Kids age 12 and younger are … [Read more...]

11/17/2018 – Upcycle festival

Pasco County Utilities and Keep Pasco Beautiful will present the Pasco Upcycle & Art Festival on Nov. 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Sims Park, in downtown New Port Richey. There will be upcycle vendors, including spoon jewelry, and repurposed pallet furniture and décor; food trucks; craft beer; and, live Americana music. Admission is free. For information, call (727) 856-7252 or email … [Read more...]