PASCO COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM
8012 Library Road, Hudson, FL 34667
727-861-3040
Contact: Britt Dichraff
brittd@pascolibraries.org

Events happening the week of September 27 to October 3, 2015


HUDSON REGIONAL LIBRARY
8012 Library Rd, Hudson, FL 34667
Telephone: 727-861-3040
TUE: 10:00 - 8:00
WED: 11:00 - 6:00
THU: 11:00 - 6:00
FRI: 11:00 - 5:00
SAT: 11:00 - 4:00
SUN/MON: Closed

Tuesday Night Stitchers. Tuesday, September 29, 2015 from 4:45 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. This group instructs and shares ideas with knitters of all skill levels, beginning to advanced. New faces are always welcome. The group gathers at the tables near the New Books section.

Teen Movie Night. Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. Hang out with your friends and enjoy a great movie with free popcorn and drinks. Please call to find out what we're showing. Sponsored by the Friends of Hudson Library. For grades 6-12.

Baby Story Time. Wednesday, September 30, 2015 from 11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Join us for stories, songs, and more for our littlest library patrons.

Silly Story Time for Toddlers. Thursday, October 1, 2015 from 11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Join us every Thursday for silly stories, dancing, and more!

Silly Story Time for Preschoolers. Thursday, October 1, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Join us every Thursday for silly stories, dancing, and more!

Beginning Tai Chi. Friday, October 2, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. The Taoist Tai Chi Society returns to introduce us to this gentle form of exercise. Please consult with your physician before starting any exercise program. Space is limited. Sign up is required. Please see the reference desk for more information or call 727-861-3040. For adults.

Knitters for Charity. Friday, October 2, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Join this fun group to knit and crochet for charity. They have donated over 15,000 items--hats, scarves, items for children, afghans, and more--to cancer patients, the needy, the homeless, and others. New faces are always welcome, and if you want to learn how to knit or crochet, they will teach you.

Silly Saturday Dance Party. Saturday, October 3, 2015 from 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Come dance and play the morning away. For kids and families.


REGENCY PARK LIBRARY
9701 Little Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34654
Telephone: 727-861-3049
TUE: 10:00 - 6:00
WED: 11:00 - 6:00
THU 11:00 - 8:00
FRI: 11:00 - 5:00
SAT: 11:00 - 4:00
SUN/MON: Closed

Baby Story Time. Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Stories, rhymes, and activities for babies, ages 0 to 1.

Toddler Story Time. Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 11:15 a.m. Stories, rhymes, and activities for toddlers, ages 1-2.

Preschool Story Time. Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 11:45 a.m. Stories, rhymes, and activities for preschoolers, ages 3-5.

Game Zone. Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. Join us for video gaming and snacks. Bring a friend! Sponsored by the Friends of Regency Park Library. For teens in grades 6-12.

Read to your BBFFs (Bright & Beautiful Furry Friends). Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 4:30 p.m. Storytime with therapy dogs for kids in grades K-5.

Medicare 101. Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. SHINE will present an informational workshop on Medicare. SHINE: Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders.

Friday Films. Friday, October 2, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Join us to watch a great movie! Please call to find out what we're showing: 727-861-3049. For adults.

Lego Mania. Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Come and use your imagination and build with Legos! For kids in grades K-5.


CENTENNIAL PARK LIBRARY
5740 Moog Rd, Holiday, FL 34690
Telephone: 727-834-3204
TUE: 10:00 - 8:00
WED: 11:00 - 6:00
THU: 11:00 - 6:00
FRI: 11:00 - 5:00
SAT: 11:00 - 4:00
SUN/MON: Closed

Storytime + Crayon Crafts. Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 11:15 a.m. Stories, songs, and fun plus a crayon craft for toddlers and preschoolers.

Lego Club. Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. Enjoy Legos with your friends. For elementary school age children and their families.

Paws for Friendship. Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 4:30 p.m. Young readers of all skill levels can practice reading aloud to a friendly therapy dog. For grades K-5.

Whovian Friday. Friday, October 2, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. Join us to relive this popular TV series or discover it for the first time, starting at the beginning of the reboot. So bring your friends for an evening of wibbly, wobbly, timey, wimey fun! For teens.

Games, Games, Games! Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Join us for Halloween-themed games. For grades K-3.


SOUTH HOLIDAY LIBRARY
4649 Mile Stretch Dr, Holiday, FL 34690
Telephone: 727-834-3331
TUE: 10:00 - 6:00
WED: 11:00 - 8:00
THU: 11:00 - 6:00
FRI: 11:00 - 5:00
SAT: 11:00 - 4:00
SUN/MON: Closed

Storytime. Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. Crafts, songs, and stories for toddlers and their loved ones. For ages 1-5.

Lego Maniacs. Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 4:30 p.m. Join us Tuesdays at 4:30 p.m. for a Lego Block Party! We’ll have tables and tables of Legos for the master builders and DUPLOs for the younger ones. For grades K-5.

Baby Signing. Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 11:15 a.m. Songs, stories, bubbles, and bouncy rhymes for you and your bundle of joy! For 0-2 years.

Computer & Technology Class. Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Learn the basics of email. Please call the library for details: 727-834-3331.

Tablet Talk. Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. Are you looking to learn more about technology? Each week we'll explore a different topic to help make you a tech pro!

Family Movie Night. Friday, October 2, 2015 at 5:25 p.m. Come dressed in pajamas, bring your favorite blanket, and join us on the first Friday of each month for a fun, family-friendly feature film! Popcorn and refreshments will be provided. Sponsored by the Friends of South Holiday Library. For kids and families.

Anime & Manga Club. Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Join our lively club for anime and manga enthusiasts. Learn about up-and-coming anime and manga, and discuss related topics. Feel free to dress up as your favorite anime character. Enjoy pizza from Brooklyn Best Pizza! For grades 6-12.


LAND O’ LAKES LIBRARY
2818 Collier Pkwy, Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639
Telephone: 813-929-1214
TUE: 10:00 - 8:00
WED: 10:00 - 6:00
THU: 10:00 - 6:00
FRI: 10:00 - 5:00
SAT: 10:00 - 5:00
SUN/MON: Closed

SCORE Seminar: Legal Choices for Small Businesses. Tuesday, September 29, 2015 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. It’s important to be informed about the strengths and weaknesses of each type of business entity. This seminar is a journey through the general aspects of business entities in Florida, including sole proprietor, partnership, S-Corp, C-Corp, and LLC. The seminar will also introduce copyright and patent law concepts for entrepreneurs. This is a free seminar, but registration is requested. Please register at PascoHernando.Score.org or by calling 727-842-4638.

Pre-Teen Movie Night. Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. Too old for the kid movies, but not old enough to come to Teen Movie Nights yet? Then join us for our Pre-Teen Movie Night to watch a newly released movie and enjoy free snacks and soda. Sponsored by the Friends of Land O’ Lakes Library. For ages 9-12.

Social Seniors. Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Join our group of Social Seniors for coffee, cake, and conversation. Please join us this month for our Armchair Travel Talk on Italy! For ages 55 and up.

Baby Storytime. Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Join us for stories, songs, and fingerplays for children ages 0-1 year.

Toddler Storytime. Friday, October 2, 2015 at 10:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., and 11:00 a.m. Join us for stories, songs, and fingerplays for children ages 1-2.

Preschool Storytime. Friday, October 2, 2015 at 11:30 a.m. Join us for stories, songs, and fingerplays for children ages 3-5.

Teen Game Night. Friday, October 2, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. Join us to play all your favorite video games like Guitar Hero, Rock Band, Wii games, and more! There will also be a free Mini Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament with card pack prizes. Free snacks will be provided. Sponsored by the Friends of Land O’ Lakes Library.

Popcorn and a Movie. Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Join us on the first Saturday of each month to watch a newly released G or PG rated film and enjoy free popcorn and juice. Sponsored by the Friends of Land O' Lakes Library. For grades K-5.


HUGH EMBRY LIBRARY
14215 Fourth St, Dade City, FL 33523
Telephone: 352-567-3576
TUE: 10:00 - 6:00
WED: 11:00 - 8:00
THU: 11:00 - 6:00
FRI: 11:00 - 5:00
SAT: 11:00 - 4:00
SUN/MON: Closed

Smartphone & Tablet Training - Session 4 of 4. Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Sign up to learn more about smartphones and tablets. To sign up, please call 352-567-3576. This is a free program presented by Raymond Arias. For adults.

Toddler Storytime with Ms. Angela. Wednesday, September 30, 2015 from 11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Enjoy wonderful stories, songs, and fingerplays with Ms. Angela. For ages 0-2 with guardian.

Preschool Storytime with Ms. Angela. Wednesday, September 30, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Enjoy stories, songs, and crafts with Ms. Angela! For ages 3-5 with guardian.

Comic Book Team. Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. Join a dedicated team of teens creating a comic book. For more information, please call the library and ask for Mary Keesling: 352-567-3576. For teens, grades 8-12.

Chess Club. Wednesday, September 30, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Chess players of all skill levels can meet and play at the library. The group will meet either in the Meeting room or on the main floor. For adults, seniors, and teens.

Teen Anime. Thursday, October 1, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Enjoy the best of new anime and jpop with free snacks and Japanese treats, hosted by Paul Stonebridge! For teens, grades 8-12.

Tween Yu-Gi-Oh! Tournament. Friday, October 2, 2015 from 2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Enjoy this great card game requiring good reading and math skills. Prizes will be awarded! For grades 4-8.

Lego Kid-Struction & Crafts. Saturday, October 3, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Enjoy Lego blocks, Keva planks, SnapCircuits and crafts! For kids 10 and under with parent or guardian.

Kids' Magazines. Parents and grandparents: Did you know you can check out kids' magazines at the library? We have many wonderful ones to choose from, like American Girl, Boys' Life, Chickadee, Ranger Rick, Sports Illustrated for Kids, and more. Many reluctant readers will give magazines a try!


NEW RIVER LIBRARY
34043 State Rd 54, Zephyrhills, FL 33543
Telephone: 813-788-6375
TUE: 10:00 - 6:00
WED: 11:00 - 6:00
THU: 11:00 - 8:00
FRI: 11:00 - 5:00
SAT: 11:00 - 4:00
SUN/MON: Closed

Beginning Computer Tutoring for Seniors. By appointment only. Seniors, sign-up to get one-on-one basic computer tutoring. To schedule an appointment, please call 813-788-6375. For ages 50 and over.

Toddler Storytime. Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 11:15 a.m. Storytime for children ages 0 to 2 years old.

Preschool Storytime. Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. Storytime for children ages 3-5.

SHINE Medicare Help. Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. A SHINE volunteer will be available to help answer Medicare enrollment questions. SHINE: Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders.

Teen Advisory Board (TAB). Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. Earn community service hours for scholarships by helping the library choose programs for teens. For grades 6-12.

Anime Club. Thursday, October 1, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. Watch and discuss anime and manga. For grades 6 and above.

Introduction to Facebook. Friday, October 2, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Learn how to connect with family and friends using Facebook. Please call 813-788-6375 to register.

First Saturday Book Club. Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Join us to discuss this month's selection, The Postmistress by Sarah Blake. New faces are always welcome.

Meeting of the Friends of New River Library. Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend this meeting of the Friends, a non-profit organization that supports library programs. Find out more about the Friends, and consider becoming a Friend yourself. For adults.

Gaming Club. Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. Join us for video games and board games. Refreshments will be provided. Sponsored by the Friends of New River Library. For grades 4 and above.

Please note: All event dates and times are subject to change without notice. It's a good idea to confirm event details with the hosting library prior to attending any program.

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