07/11/2020 – Virtual Jehovah Witness convention starts

Locally, the annual Jehovah Witness Convention would be held every weekend in July at the Florida State Fairgrounds Expo Hall. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event will take place virtually, starting the weekend of July 11 and July 12. The final weekend is scheduled for Aug. 29 and Aug. 30. This year's theme is "Always Rejoice." For information and to watch the convention, visit … [Read more...]

07/27/2020 – Community Garden online

The UF/IFAS Pasco County Cooperative Extension Service will offer kids a chance to explore bugs and gardening through a self-guided, interactive online summer camp from July 27 through Aug. 17. Kids can work at their own pace with on-demand instructional videos and activities designed for ages 8 to 13. Topics include insects, hydroponics, re-rooting, seeding and growing plants. The cost for the … [Read more...]

07/09/2020 – Free face coverings

Hillsborough County will begin providing free cloth face coverings at 10 libraries throughout the county on July 9. To minimize contact, residents should call or text the library when arriving; signs with the phone number will be prominently posted at each site. Staff will bring the masks curbside. No appointments are needed. Each resident can receive two of the reusable face coverings and … [Read more...]

07/25/2020 – Farm Girl Market

Darby Harvest Country Market, 31116 Darby Road in Dade City, will host a Vintage Farm Girl Market on July 25 from 9 a.m.to 1 p.m. There will be about 20 vendors selling handcrafted, repurposed and unique treasures in vintage, farmhouse, farm and garden, and junk and unique styles. Guests also can sip lemonade, and get up close and personal with a mini cow or other farm critters. … [Read more...]

07/16/2020 – Cooking vegetables

Pasco County Libraries will host a virtual cooking session on July 16 at 2 p.m., for making summer vegetables, through Zoom. Email for the Zoom invitation. … [Read more...]

07/15/2020 – Shark Week kit

The Land O’ Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, will have a Summer Reading Club curbside pickup on July 15 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., and from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.; and on July 18 at 2 p.m. This week’s theme is Shark Week. The kit will include activities and crafts. Supplies are limited to 50 families. No library card is required. Call (813) 929-1214 … [Read more...]

07/15/2020 – Truffles for teens

The Hugh Embry Library, 14215 Fourth St., in Dade City, will offer “Truffles for 1,” a live, virtual event for teens on July 15 at 3 p.m. Participants can learn to prepare a chocolate candy. Kits will be made available. Register online at PascoLibraries.evanced.info/signup/calendar. … [Read more...]

07/15/2020 – Democratic club

The Central Pasco Democratic Club will meet on July 15, featuring the Democratic response to the current crisis in government, through Zoom. Socializing will start at 6:30 p.m., followed by the meeting at 6:45 p.m. For details, contact Allan Ardis at or (813) 383-8315. … [Read more...]

07/15/2020 – Make sugar scrub

Pasco County Libraries will present a video tutorial on how to make a simple do-it-yourself mermaid sugar scrub with a few simple ingredients on July 15 at 3 p.m., for grades eight to 12. To watch the video, visit @RegencyParkLibrary on Facebook and Instagram. … [Read more...]

07/15/2020 – Mermaid story

Pasco County Libraries will offer an underwater story time with a mermaid, through Zoom, on July 15 from 10 a.m. to 11:55 a.m. A mermaid will read a book, followed by a question-and-answer session. To register for this Zoom meeting, call (727) 861-3020. … [Read more...]