PASCO COUNTY LIBRARY COOPERATIVE
8012 Library Road, Hudson, FL 34667
727-861-3020
Contact: Bob Harrison
roberth@pascolibraries.org

Events happening the week beginning October 1, 2017

HUDSON REGIONAL LIBRARY
8012 Library Rd, Hudson, FL 34667
Phone: 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, October 3, 2017, 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.

Ask a Master Gardener. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. The Master Gardeners of the Pasco County Extension Office will be in the lobby to answer your specific gardening questions.

Pasco County Extension Master Gardening Seminars. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 6:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. The Master Gardeners of the Pasco County Cooperative Extension office present on a variety of topics. Check back for specifics.

Senior Social. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Join us for some great conversation, coffee and snacks. Seniors and all adults are welcome.

Silly Toddler Storytime. Thursday, October 5, 2017, 11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Join us every Thursday at 11:15am for silly stories, dancing and more!

Silly Storytime for Preschoolers! Thursday, October 5, 2017, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Join us every Thursday at noon for silly stories, dancing and more!

Knitters for Charity. Friday, October 6, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Join this fun group to knit and crochet for charity. They have donated over 14,000 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!

Music with Mar with Ms. Colleen. Saturday, October 7, 2017, 11:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Music with Mar. is an internationally known, research-based educational music class designed for children and their caregivers. Children will be exposed to puppets, books, and music and will have the opportunity to sing, dance, and play instruments. Classes are designed to enhance & promote basic social, motor, language and cognitive skills for children ages 0-6.


REGENCY PARK LIBRARY
9701 Little Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34654
Phone: 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

Coloring Club. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Color, make new friends and socialize at this weekly event for adults.

Cooking Demonstration: Floridian Cuisine with Chef Warren. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. See and taste delicious Floridian cuisine as Chef Warren Caterson, author of Table for Two, demonstrates and teaches cooking techniques.  This activity is for adults.

Toddler Storytime. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 11:15 a.m. – 11:35 a.m. Stories, activities, and songs for toddlers, ages 1-2.

Preschool Storytime. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 11:45 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. Stories, activities, and songs for toddlers, ages 3-5.

Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Join the TAB and help plan future events for teens at the library. You also earn volunteer hours!

Read to the Dogs. Thursday, October 5, 2017, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Share a story with the Sharing Our World Therapy Dogs. This activity is for elementary-aged children in grades K-5.

Friday Afternoon Films. Friday, October 6, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Meet for a film, cookies, and tea. This program is for adults.

Lego Mania & More! Saturday, October 7, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Come use your imagination and build with Legos, Snap Circuits, and Keva Planks! For kids in grades K-5.


CENTENNIAL PARK LIBRARY
5740 Moog Rd, Holiday, FL 34690
Phone: 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

Friends Book Club. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Join the Friends of the Library for an engaging book discussion on Miss Dreamsville and the Collier County Women's Literacy Society by Amy Hill Hearth. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Centennial Park Library.

SCORE: Legal Issues for Small Businesses. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. LLC's, Corporations, Sole Proprietorships, and more. What you need to know if you are starting a business in Florida. Additional topics include the protections that an LLC can provide, necessary legal filings that are required for LLC's, the different forms of corporations, and registered agents and fictitious names and why you may need them. Click here to register http://conta.cc/2hcAcCV

Storytime +. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 11:15 a.m. — 12:00 p.m. Stories and Songs and Fun Plus for Toddlers and Preschoolers.

Lego Club. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Enjoy Legos with your friends. For ages 4 and up.

P.A.W.S. for Friendship. Thursday, October 5, 2017, 4:30 p.m. — 5:00 p.m. Read aloud to a furry friend and practice your reading skills. Grades K-5.

Color Me Happy! For Adults. Friday, October 6, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Be creative, relax, socialize and have fun coloring intricate designs. Registration is required for this second of 6 classes. For adults.


SOUTH HOLIDAY LIBRARY
4649 Mile Stretch Dr, Holiday, FL 34690
Phone: 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

Legomaniacs. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. It’s a brick party every Tuesday! LEGO bricks will be provided to all Master Builders. DUPLO blocks for the younger crowd.

Storytime. Thursday, October 5, 2017, 11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Storytime for Ages 2-5. Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and a craft Thursday at 11:15 AM. Call the library to find out this week's theme 727-834-3331.

Teen Advisory Board (TAB). Thursday, October 5, 2017, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Baby Time (ages birth-2). Friday, October 6, 2017, 11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Books, bubbles & bouncy rhymes for you and your bundle of joy! Ages birth-2.

Frightening Friday Films. Friday, October 6, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Join us at 2 pm Fridays in October for Frightening Friday Films, a selection of black and white films sure to get your blood pumping ... or curdling in FEAR!!! This program for adults will also feature light refreshments courtesy of the Friends of the South Holiday Branch library.

Family Movie Night @ South Holiday. Friday, October 6, 2017, 5:25 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Come dressed in pajamas and bring your favorite blanket!  Join us this month for a fun, family-friendly Halloween film. Light refreshment provided.  Call (727) 834-3331 for movie title. 

Computer Basics. Saturday, October 7, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Learn keyboard and mouse basics!


LAND O’ LAKES LIBRARY
2818 Collier Pkwy, Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639
Phone: 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

Foundry Open Hours. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Join us in The Foundry for open hours. This is free time for you to make your own projects. Completion of all forms and safety training is required. Please call the library at 813-929-1214 for more information.

Intro to Knitting. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Join us in The Foundry for "Intro to Knitting". This beginner level class introduces the basics of knitting. Participants will practice by creating a small project to take home. Ages: 9+. Proper dress code, registration, and a signed liability waiver is required. Please call 813-929-1214 to register.

Anime Club. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Join us on the first Tuesday of every month to check out the latest anime and learn about Japanese culture. Ages: 12-18.

Master Gardener Seminar. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Join us for a gardening themed seminar hosted by a Master Gardener.

Beginner Mahjong. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 10:00 a.m. — 12:00 p.m. Join us to learn how to play Mahjong. This class is designed for beginners. Please call 813-929-1214 to register. Registration is required.

Crochet for Beginners. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Join us in The Foundry to learn the basics of crocheting. Participants will practice by making a small item to take home. Ages: 9+. Completion of all forms and safety training is required. Please call the library at 813-929-1214 for more information.

Alzheimer’s Association/Caregiver Support Group. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. To inform the community about services and support available for patients with dementia. For more information please email Phyllis Bross at pebross@verizon.net.

Intermediate Mahjong. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 1:00 p.m. — 3:00 p.m. Join us for Intermediate Level Mahjong. This session is designed for those who already know how to play or who have attended our beginner classes. Please call 813-929-1214 to register. Registration is required.

Friends of the Land O’ Lakes Library Meeting. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Social Seniors. Thursday, October 5, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Join our group of Social Seniors for coffee, cake, and conversation. Get involved at the library by offering programming suggestions. Or, take this time to meet new friends, discuss common interests, and engage in recreational activities. Occasional workshops on topics of interest may be scheduled. Ages: 55+ Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Land O’ Lakes Library.

Baby Storytime. Thursday, October 5, 2017, 10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. A lap-sit program to instill the love of reading in children. Ages: Birth-1yr.

Toddler Storytime. Friday, October 6, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.; 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.; 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Children and their caregivers gather to sing, dance, and share stories. This storytime is geared towards children ages 1-2 years.

Preschool Storytime. Friday, October 6 2017, 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Children and their caregivers gather to sing, dance, and share stories. This storytime is geared towards children ages 3-5 years.

Teen Game Night. Friday, October 6, 2017, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Join us on the first Friday of every month to play the hottest new video games and enjoy free snacks! Ages: 12-18.

Spooky Canisters. Saturday, October 7, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Join us in The Foundry to make a yarn-wrapped or a painted canister to hold your Halloween candy! You can make one to look like a cat, Frankenstein, or a pumpkin! Ages: 9-15. Proper dress code, registration, and a signed liability waiver is required. Please call 813-929-1214 to register.

Play, Make, Discover! Silly Dance Party. Saturday, October 7, 2017, 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Join us for our "Little Makers" program series. On select Saturdays we will have a different program for toddlers and preschoolers to play, make, and discover! The first and third Saturday of each month is our Silly Dance Party! Come dance and play the morning away! Toddlers and Preschooler.

Foundry Open Hours. Saturday, October 7, 2017, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Join us in The Foundry for open hours. This is free time for you to make your own projects. Completion of all forms and safety training is required. Please call the library at 813-929-1214 for more information.

Snack and a Movie. Saturday, October 7, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Join us on the first Saturday of each month to watch a highly popular G or PG rated film and enjoy free snacks and juice. This month we will be watching a movie about a Lego superhero! Rated PG, 129 minutes. Sponsored by the Friends of the Land O' Lakes Library. Ages: Elementary K-5.

Spooky Engineers. Saturday, October 7, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Join us in The Foundry for another awesome Jr. Engineers class, presented by Tobusto! This month they will be doing a Halloween themed engineering project. Ages: 9-15. Proper dress code, registration, and a signed liability waiver is required. Please call 813-929-1214 to register.


HUGH EMBRY LIBRARY
14215 Fourth St, Dade City, FL 33523
Phone: 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

Knitting Club at Hugh Embry. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Bring your supplies and a bag lunch if you wish. Meets every Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. 60 mins.

Hugh Embry Mystery Book Discussion Group. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. This month we will be discussing The Paris Librarian by Mark Pryor. New members welcome!

Toddler Storytime. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 11:15 a.m. – 11:55 a.m. Ages birth-2. Enjoy stories, songs, & fingerplays with your child & Miss Angela. 40 mins.

Preschool Storytime. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Ages 3-5. Enjoy Stories, songs, crafts with Miss Angela. 45 mins.

Tween Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 3:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Chess Club. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Main floor. Beginners to advanced. We have chess sets. Bring your own time clock if you wish. If you're new to chess, they'll help you learn!

Friends of Hugh Embry Library Used Book Bazaar. Friday-Saturday, October 6-7, 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Great bargains on books, many like-new! All genres. DVDs often available too! Book Bazaar proceeds help to fund programming for all ages at Hugh Embry Library.

Star Wars Day. Saturday, October 7, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.


NEW RIVER LIBRARY
34043 State Rd 54, Zephyrhills, FL 33543
Phone: 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

Story Time. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Story time for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

Anime Club. Thursday, October 5, 2017, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Watch and discuss anime. For grades 6 and above.

First Saturday Book Club. Saturday, October 7, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. TBA.

Friends of the Library Meeting. Saturday, October 7, 2017, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. The Friends of the Library is a non-profit group that meets once a month and supports library programs for all ages. All are invited to join!

Gaming Club. Saturday, October 7, 2017, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Join us for board games, RPG games, card games, and video games!  Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Library. This program is for grades 6 and above.


ZEPHYRHILLS PUBLIC LIBRARY
5347 8th Street, Zephyrhills, FL 33542
Phone: 813-780-0064
Tue: 9:00 – 7:00
Wed: 9:00 – 7:00
Thu: 9:00 – 7:00
Fri: 9:00 – 7:00
Sat: 9:00 – 12:00
Sun/Mon: Closed

Premier Community Healthcare. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Support Service for migrant worker, the homeless, minorities & the indigent.  Health educational sessions and training to ensure continuity of care.  Education on insurance affordability programs.  ACCESS, CHIP, and Health Insurance Marketplace applications.

Art in the Afternoon. Tuesday, October 3 2017, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Develop your talent or offer tips to others in this supportive group of local artists. Bring your own supplies or borrow a few to have fun being creative! This group is open to all levels of art enthusiasts. Ages: teens-seniors.

Zephyrhills Historical Association Meeting. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Learn about the intriguing history and people who made Zephyrhills what it is today at this monthly meeting. Refreshments include drinks, which are provided, and food brought in to share by members. Become a member and bring a friend!

Z Book Club. Friday, October 6, 2017, 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Pick up a copy of this month's book club selection and let's talk!

 

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.

 

END.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
This email is a service provided by ReadingHouseLLC.com, 6525 Waterford Circle, Sarasota, FL 34238.
If you no longer wish to receive emails please unsubscribe here.
©  2016 DearReader.com All Rights Reserved.