What’s Happening

04/25/2018 – Financial fitness

The Jimmie B. Keel Regional Library, 2902 W. Bearss Ave., in Carrollwood, will offer “10 Steps to Becoming Financially Fit” April 25 at 6 p.m. The guest speaker will be a representative from GTE Financial on tips to improve personal finance habits. Admission is free. For information, call Chris Sturgeon at (813) 204-2612.

04/25/2018 – Library Earth Day

The Lutz Branch Library, 101 Lutz-Lake Fern Road, will host “Earth Day at Your Library” April 25 at 11 a.m., for ages 3 to 5, and their caregivers. Guests can listen to green stories and make a craft. For information, call (813) 273-3652.

04/25/2018 – Safe driver class

The Land O’ Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, will offer the AARP Safe Driver Course April 25 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information and to register, call Eugene Pool at (813) 949-8585.

05/04/2018 – Children’s Home Network fundraiser

The Children’s Home Network will host “A Night to Remember” fundraiser May 4 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., at the Bryan Glazer Family JCC, 522 N. Howard Ave., in Tampa. The event will raise funds to help heal the hearts of abused, neglected and abandoned children, and to support local families in need. The theme will be “Twisting the Night Away,” and will feature food, cocktails and live music from The Fabulous Rockers. Tickets are $125. Sponsorships also are available. For information, visit ChildrensHomeNetwork.org/nighttoremember.

Bonsai tree demos

Eve’s Garden Gifts, 5601 Land O’ Lakes Blvd., in Land O’ Lakes, will host free bonsai tree demonstrations and a seminar on March 31, and every Saturday in April, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants can learn correct container size, trimming, potting and shaping of the tree. Bring your own bonsai for staff to demonstrate on. For information, call (813) 996-5012, or visit EvesGardenGifts.com.

Guv’na race

The Lutz Civic Association is looking for Guv’na Race candidates. Those interested must live or work in Lutz, and have a desire to help community charitable organizations. The race has been part of the Lutz community for almost three decades. The winner is announced at the Lutz Independence Day Parade on July 4. Email moc.l1524650873iamg@1524650873edara1524650873p4nne1524650873j1524650873.

Guv’na race

The Lutz Civic Association is looking for Guv’na Race candidates. Those interested must live or work in Lutz, and have a desire to help community charitable organizations. The race has been part of the Lutz community for almost three decades. The winner is announced at the Lutz Independence Day Parade on July 4. Email moc.l1524650873iamg@1524650873edara1524650873p4nne1524650873j1524650873.

Land O’ Lakes Senior Center

The Land O’ Lakes Senior Center, 6801 Wisteria Loop in Land O’ Lakes, offers activities for age 60 and older, such as adult coloring, music, word search, games, karaoke, Wii, bingo, crafts and more. The center is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For information, call (813) 929-1200, or visit PascoCountyFl.net, and click on “Seniors” under the “Residents” header.

Live Oak Theatre musical

Live Oak Theatre will present “ReUnKnighted” April 20, April 21, April 27 and April 29 at Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 200 Mt. Fair Ave., in Brooksville. Shows are at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday; and 2:30 p.m., on Saturday and Sunday. The performance is a medieval comedy about classic fairy tales and Arthurian legend. Tickets are $20 for adults, and $5 for students age 13 and younger. The cost includes coffee, tea and dessert. For information, call (352) 593-0027 or visit LiveOakTheatre.org.

Sandwich & showers

The Church at Chancey Road, 34921 Chancey Road in Zephyrhills, offers “Sandwich & Showers” on Tuesdays at 4 p.m., and Fridays at 10 a.m., for those living in the community that have no running water or no hot water. Anyone needing a hot shower can come: families, women, men, children. Free transportation will be available. For information, call (813) 317-4975.