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

Events happening the week beginning August 19, 2018.

HUDSON REGIONAL LIBRARY
8012 Library Rd, Hudson, FL 34667
Phone: 727-861-3040
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

Medicare 101. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

Tuesday Night Stitchers.Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 4:45 p.m. – 5:45 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.

Color Me Calm. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Relax your mind and color your worries away! Chocolate, coloring materials and water are provided by the Friends of the Hudson Library. This is an adult program.

Play-Doh Playtime! Thursday, August 23, 2018, 10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. It's time for some play-doh fun! Come play with the library's supply of play-doh and tools.

Paws for Reading! Thursday, August 23, 2018, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Read aloud to a furry friend and practice your reading skills. Grades K-5


REGENCY PARK LIBRARY
9701 Little Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34654
Phone: 727-861-3049
Mon: 10:00 – 8:00 
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: Closed

Twisted Stitchers: Crochet Club. Monday, August 20, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 

Chess Club. Monday, August 20, 2018, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. 

Escape the Library: Tween Edition. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Play a riveting escape game with a library twist! This program is for tweens in grades 4-7.

Maker Space Open Hours. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. 

Mom & Baby Support Group. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Bring your children and connect with other mothers in a relaxing and supportive environment! This group meets weekly to provide free breastfeeding and mothering support to local moms. Sponsored by WIC and the Florida Dept. of Health.

Baby Storytime. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 

Toddler Storytime. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 11:15 a.m. – 11:35 a.m. 

Preschool Storytime. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 11:45 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. 

Game Zone. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. 

Color Me Happy. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Coloring Club for Adults; supplies are provided.

Read to the Share Our World Therapy Dogs. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. 


CENTENNIAL PARK LIBRARY
5740 Moog Rd, Holiday, FL 34690
Phone: 727-834-3204
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

SHINE Medicare 101. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The Medicare 101 presentation, conducted by the SHINE Program, will provide information on the basics of Medicare 101. A SHINE volunteer will also be available to answer questions about Medicare.

Storytime + Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Stories and Songs and Fun Plus for Toddlers and Preschoolers.

Lego Club. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Enjoy Legos with your friends. For ages 4 and up.

Afternoon Movie: The Post. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 1:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Join us for a movie and popcorn. This month's feature is The Post starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks. A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between the press and the government.

Barking Good Reads. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Read aloud to a furry friend and practice your reading skills. Grades K-5

Coupon Clip, Swap, Save. Friday, August 24, 2018, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Learn about and share coupons, tips and tricks to saving money. For adults.


SOUTH HOLIDAY LIBRARY
4649 Mile Stretch Dr, Holiday, FL 34690
Phone: 727-834-3331
Tue: 10:00 – 6:00
Wed: 10:00 – 8:00 
Thu: 10:00 – 6:00
Fri: 10:00 – 5:00
Sat: 10:00 – 5:00
Sun/Mon: Closed

Early Voting Primary. Monday -- Saturday, August 20 -- 25, 2018, All Day


LAND O’ LAKES LIBRARY
2818 Collier Pkwy, Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639
Phone: 813-929-1214
Mon: 10:00 – 8:00 
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: Closed

Early Voting Primary. Monday – Saturday, August 20 – 25, 2018, All Day

Foundry Open Hours. Monday, August 20, 2018, 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.

Read with Charlie. Monday, August 20, 2018, 4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m., 4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m., and 4:45 – 5:00 p.m. Join our newest reading dog, Charlie! Reading dogs help children develop the skills they need to read in a relaxed environment. You can bring your own book or read one of ours. Please call the library at 813-929-1214 to schedule your spot. Charlie will be available for 15 minute increments. A signed waiver is required. Registration opens weekly.

Tai Chi. Monday, August 20, 2018, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  Join us for our all new Tai Chi classes! Bonnie’s Tai Chi Class brings all your physiological systems from digestion, cardiovascular, respiration, immunity and mental activity up to a higher level in a gentle and low impact manner. No movement is too difficult or strenuous as Bonnie modifies each movement to fit every student’s needs. Many of her students can work at different levels within the same class whether you are doing chair work due to an injury or studying in preparation to teach. Greater flexibility, core stability, improved balance, less fatigue, and reduced stress aid in the ability for her students to prevent and deal with issues such as Fibromyalgia, Parkinson’s, Arthritis, Joint Replacement, Lowering Blood Pressure, Depression, Anxiety and Breathing. Ages: Adult. A signed liability waiver is required.

Foundry Open Hours: Scroll Saws. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Join us in The Foundry for open hours. On Tuesday mornings through August we will have instruction on the scroll saw during our open build sessions. Completion of all forms and safety training is required. Please call the library at 813-929-1214 for more information. Completion of all forms and safety training is required.

Chair Yoga. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  Join our volunteer teacher for an all new Chair Yoga program! A signed liability waiver is required. The fitness goals for this program are to improve balance and increase endurance, flexibility, and range of motion. The class is taught in seated and standing positions using a chair as a prop.  Research shows that people with Parkinson's Disease can benefit from activities such as Chair Yoga. Please bring water and wear comfortable clothing. If you wish to relax on the floor for the final pose, feel free to bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket.

Read with Charlie. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m., 4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m., and 4:45 – 5:00 p.m. Join our newest reading dog, Charlie! Reading dogs help children develop the skills they need to read in a relaxed environment. You can bring your own book or read one of ours. Please call the library at 813-929-1214 to schedule your spot. Charlie will be available for 15-minute increments. A signed waiver is required. Registration opens weekly.

Chess Club. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Join us every Tuesday for our weekly chess club meeting! Each week participants will meet to learn the basics of the game and practice playing. If you register for one class, you will be automatically registered for each week. Ages: 12+

Tinkering Tuesdays – Awesome Oceans! Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Join us each month for our "Tinkering Tuesdays" program series! Each month we will explore a different theme such as: art, science, travel, books, and more! This month we will have crafts and activities based on Oceans. Grades: K-5. Registration required. 

Beginner Mahjong. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 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.

Intermediate Mahjong. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 12:00 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.

English for Speakers of Other Languages Class. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Join library staff and volunteers to practice English as a second language. We will have coffee, snacks, and conversation. Ages: 16+

Kumihimo Braiding. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Meet with our Adult Services Librarian Alicia and our volunteer teacher to learn the Japanese art of Kumihimo. Please call 813-929-1214 to register. Ages: 21+

Baby Storytime/Baby Signing. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 11:55 a.m. A lap-sit program to instill the love of reading in children ages birth-1yr. On the fourth Thursday of the month we will focus on learning Sign Language with our stories.

Read with Charlie. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m., 4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m., and 4:45 – 5:00 p.m. Join our newest reading dog, Charlie! Reading dogs help children develop the skills they need to read in a relaxed environment. You can bring your own book or read one of ours. Please call the library at 813-929-1214 to schedule your spot. Charlie will be available for 15-minute increments. A signed waiver is required. Registration opens weekly.

Come Play Canasta!Friday, August 24, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Join our all new canasta group for cards and fun!

Toddler Storytime.Friday, August 24, 2018, 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, August 24, 2018, 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.

Play, Make, Discover! - Teddy Bears' Picnic! Saturday, August 25, 2018, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 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! Join us this week for a teddy bear picnic themed sensory experience.

Foundry Open Hours. Saturday, August 25, 2018, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 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.

An Introduction to Tools for Jr. Woodworkers. Saturday, August 25, 2018, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Join us in the Foundry for an extremely valuable session which will teach our younger crowd about the numerous hand tools used in woodworking. A signed waiver is required. Registration opens weekly.


HUGH EMBRY LIBRARY
14215 Fourth St, Dade City, FL 33523
Phone: 352-567-3576
Tue: 10:00 – 6:00
Wed: 10:00 – 8:00
Thu: 10:00 – 6:00
Fri: 10:00 – 5:00
Sat: 10:00 – 5:00
Sun/Mon: Closed

Ukulele Practice Session. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 10:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Have you taken our Ukulele classes?  Do you want more practice?  Join us for these practice sessions at the library.  Note: there will not be an instructor at these sessions.

Knitting Club at Hugh Embry.Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Bring your supplies and a bag lunch if you wish. 

3rdTuesday Book Club. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. This week we will be discussing 'The Other Einstein', by Marie Benedict.  New members are always welcome.

Toddler Storytime. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 10:15 a.m. – 10:55 a.m. Ages birth-2. Enjoy stories, songs, & fingerplays with your child & Miss Angela. 40 mins.

Preschool Storytime. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Ages 3-5. Enjoy Stories, songs, crafts with Miss Angela. 45 mins.

Senator Rubio's Mobile Office Hours. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. A representative from Senator Rubio's office will be at the library to meet with constituents to answer questions and address their concerns.

Wired Wednesday – (Grades 4-7). Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

Chess Club. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 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!

TAB – Teen Advisory Board. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. 

Teen Anime. Thursday, August 23, 2018, 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Come hang out and watch NEW anime films.

Basic Survival Sewing. Friday, August 24, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Have you always wanted to learn to sew?  Join us for this class!  Sewing machines and materials will be available.  Please call 352 567-3576 to register.

Senior Cinema & Popcorn. Friday, August 24, 2018, 2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Adults, enjoy newly released films with free popcorn. Call 352-567-3576 for title.

Drones in the Library. Saturday, August 25, 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 

Teen Movie. Saturday, August 25, 2018, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 


NEW RIVER LIBRARY
34043 State Rd 54, Wesley Chapel, FL 33543
Phone: 813-788-6375
Tue: 10:00 – 6:00
Wed: 10:00 – 6:00 
Thu: 10:00 – 8:00
Fri: 10:00 – 5:00
Sat: 10:00 – 5:00
Sun/Mon: Closed

Early Voting Primary. Monday – Saturday, August 20 – 25, 2018, All Day

Master Gardeners: Begonias. Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. 

Toddler Story time. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Story Time for toddlers ages 1-2.

Preschool Story Time. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Story Time for preschoolers ages 3-5.


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

Art in the Afternoon.Tuesday, August 21, 2018, 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.

Cook Book – Book Club. Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Soup or Salad - If you love to cook, learn new recipes and meet new people, this delicious book club is for you!  Visit the library to browse through our vast collection of cookbooks.  Bring your soup or salad recipe and a dish (optional) to the meeting to share. Enjoy a lively taste-testing discussion!

One-on-OneTech help by Appointment only. Saturday, August 25, 2018, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Call the library at 813-780-0064 for an appointment for your technology questions.

 

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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