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

Events happening the week beginning May 1, 2016


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, May 3, 2016 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 Advisory Board (TAB). Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Get volunteer hours for scholarships and school clubs by attending TAB meetings! TAB members help to plan and run teen library programs. For grades 6-12.

Ask a Master Gardener Info Table. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Master Gardeners from the Pasco Extension Office will be in the lobby to answer questions about plants and gardening.

Gardening Seminar: Sand or Rich Soil? Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. What type of soil does your yard have, sand or rich garden soil? Come to this free Pasco Extension Seminar and learn the difference between the two and how you can have a productive garden here in Florida. For adults.

Qigong. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Debbie P. will guide you in Qigong (chee-gong), an ancient Chinese practice that combines slow, mindful postures, breathing techniques, and focused intention. The class meets every Wednesday in May. Class space is limited and sign-up is required. Please sign up in person or by calling 727-861-3040. For adults.

Baby Story Time. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Join us for stories, songs, and more for our littlest library patrons.

Senior Social. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Join us for coffee, games, and conversation. Make new friends, discuss common interests, and play cards or board games. For seniors and all adults.

Silly Storytime for Toddlers. Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Join us every Thursday for silly stories, dancing, and more!

Silly Storytime for Preschoolers. Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Join us every Thursday at noon for silly stories, dancing, and more!

Study Hall. Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 4:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Students in upper elementary through high school can receive one-on-one assistance from a librarian in using library resources to complete assignments. We can help you find books and use the library's online databases for projects or reports. Please note the Study Hall is not a tutoring program. Pizza and refreshments will be provided courtesy of the Hudson Friends of the Library!

Knitters for Charity. Friday, May 6, 2016 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, May 7, 2016 from 11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Come dance and play the morning away! For children 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 Storytime. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Stories, rhymes, and activities for babies, ages 0 to 1.

Regency Park Social Club. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Enjoy some good times with friends, food, and fun! For adults.

Toddler Storytime. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 11:15 a.m. Stories, rhymes, and activities for toddlers, ages 1-2.

Preschool Storytime. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 11:45 a.m. Stories, rhymes, and activities for preschoolers, ages 3-5.

Teen Advisory Board (TAB). Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. Earn volunteer hours by helping us plan upcoming teen library events and programs. For teens, grades 6-12.

Read to your BBFF (Bright & Beautiful Furry Friends). Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. Storytime with therapy dogs for kids in grades K-5.

SCORE Seminar: Marketing to Grow Your Business. Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. Learn about what types of marketing work and don’t work, what information is required to write a sales and marketing plan, how to profile your customers, and more. This is a free seminar but registration is requested. Please register online at PascoHernando.score.org.

Friday Afternoon Films. Friday, May 6, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. Meet for a film, cookies, and tea. Please call to find out what we’re showing. For adults.

LEGO Mania. Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Come 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

Friends Book Club. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. Join the Friends of the Library for an engaging book discussion on The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty. For adults.

Teen Book Club. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. Join us to discuss whatever book you are currently reading! For grades 8-12.

Bingo. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. Play Bingo to win prizes, have fun, and make new friends. For adults.

Storytime+. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 11:15 a.m. Stories, songs, and fun plus a craft for toddlers and preschoolers.

LEGO Club. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. Enjoy LEGOs with your friends. For ages 4 and up.

Paws for Friendship. Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. Practice your reading skills while reading aloud to a furry friend. For those in grades K-5.

Color Me Happy for Adults. Friday, May 6, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. Be creative, relax, socialize, and have fun coloring intricate designs. Registration is required for this fourth of 6 classes. For adults.

Pizz'anime. Friday, May 6, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. Please join our new club to watch anime movies and eat pizza! For teens.

Elementary Movie & Popcorn. Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. Join us for popcorn and a movie. For kids in grades K-3 and their families.


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, May 3, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. Crafts, songs, and stories for toddlers and their loved ones! For ages 2-5.

LEGO Maniacs. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. Join us Tuesdays for a LEGO Block Party! We’ll have tables and tables of LEGOs for the Master Builders and DUPLOs for the youngest ones. For grades K-5.

#Teens + Pizza. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. Earn volunteer hours by helping us plan and prepare teen library programs. Eat pizza, too! For grades 6-12.

Baby Time. Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 11:15 a.m. Songs, stories, bubbles, and bouncy rhymes for you and your bundle of joy! For ages 0-2 years.

Downloading Music. Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. Learn the basics of downloading music. Please call the library for details: (727) 834-3331.

Family Movie Night. Friday, May 6, 2016 at 5:30 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! Dream BIG and laugh along with characters inspired by the imagination of Charles M. Schulz. This hilarious and heartwarming adventure proves every underdog has his day! Popcorn and refreshments will be provided.


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

Foundry Open Build Hours. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Work on you own projects during open hours in the makerspace. A signed liability waiver is required and the dress code must be followed for safety. Please call 813-929-1214 for more information.

Anime Club. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Teens and adults can join us to learn about the latest and greatest manga and anime.

Master Gardener Seminar: General Tree Care. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Come join us for this free University of Florida/IFAS Pasco Extension seminar and hear one of our Master Gardeners give an overview of general tree health and preparing for spring and summer. For more information, please call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156.

Alzheimer's Association/Caregiver Support. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Learn about services and support available for patients with dementia.

Foundry Open Build Hours. Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Work on you own projects during open hours in the makerspace. A signed liability waiver is required and the dress code must be followed for safety. Please call 813-929-1214 for more information.

Social Seniors. Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Join this month’s group talk on free legal services for seniors with guest speaker Maurice Fellers, Esq. Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of Land O’ Lakes Library. For ages: 55+.

Baby Storytimes. Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Come to this lap-sit program and introduce your child to the joys of books and reading.

Toddler Storytime. Friday, May 6, 2016 at 10:00, 10:30, and 11:00 a.m. Stories, songs, and fingerplays for children ages 1-3. Sponsored by the Friends of Land O' Lakes Library.

Preschool Storytime. Friday, May 6, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. Stories, songs, and fingerplays for children ages 3-5. Sponsored by the Friends of Land O' Lakes Library.

Teen Game Night. Friday, May 6, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Teens, join us to play a variety of video, card, and board games.

Build a Lightsaber Hilt - Part 1. Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Join us in The Foundry for a class on building a Lightsaber Hilt! You read that right, a Lightsaber hilt! Completion of all forms and liability waivers is required. Join us for part 2 to decorate the hilts, if you are able. Please call the library at 813-929-1214 to register.

Digital Photography Class (Photo Elements). Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Join us for a digital photography class which focuses on digital photo elements.

Foundry Open Build Hours. Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Work on you own projects during open hours in the makerspace. A signed liability waiver is required and the dress code must be followed for safety. Please call 813-929-1214 for more information.

Create an Animated Card w/ Scratch 2.0. Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Join us for an introductory coding seminar using Scratch 2.0. Completion of a liability waiver is required to use the makerspace. Please call 813-929-1214 to register.

Snack and a Movie. Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Join us on the first Saturday of each month to watch a highly rated G or PG rated film and enjoy free snacks 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

Read to Rover. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Kids love reading to dogs, and our visiting therapy dog, Buttons, is ready and waiting every Tuesday to hear their stories.

Toddler Storytime. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 10:15 a.m. - 10:55 a.m. Bring your little one for stories, songs, and fingerplays with Miss Angela. Children with early access to reading do better throughout life. For ages 0 to 2.

Preschool Storytime. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Enjoy stories, songs, and crafts with your child. For ages 3-5 with parent.

Knitting Club. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Knitters of all skill levels are welcome. Bring a bag lunch if you wish.

Hugh Embry Mystery Book Discussion Group. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. New members are always welcome. Please call 352-567-3576 for more information. For adults.

Drone & Finch Robot Club. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Program Finch robots and learn to fly drones!

Senator Nelson's Constituents' Meeting. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. A representative of Senator Bill Nelson will be available to meet with constituents.

Chess Club. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Chess players of all skill levels are welcome. We have chess sets, and if you're new to chess, group members will help you learn. For adults and teens.

Teen Anime. Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Enjoy the latest teen anime and jpop, and even try foods from Japan! For grades 6-12.

Tween Yu-Gi-Oh. Friday, May 6, 2016 from 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Play this fun card game from Japan. We have tournaments with prizes each month! We also have extra cards and free snacks, so bring a friend. Sponsored by the Friends of Hugh Embry Library. For grades 4-8.

LEGO Kidstruction Day: Build, Construct, Create. Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Come and create with LEGO blocks, Keva Planks, puzzles, and more! For grades K-5.


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.

Reading Buddies. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. Children can practice reading aloud to a friendly therapy dog.

Story Time. Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. Story time for children ages 0 to 5 years old.

Teen Advisory Board (TAB). Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. Get volunteer hours for scholarships by attending the Teen Advisory Board.  TAB members help to plan and run teen library programs. For grades 6-12.

Anime Club. Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. Watch and discuss anime! For grades 6 and above.

First Saturday Book Club. Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. This month's discussion is about All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque.

Friends of the Library Meeting. Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to join this non-profit organization that supports library programs.

Gaming Club. Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Video games, board games, and role playing games. Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Library. For grades 6 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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