Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Events

Pasco Events for Nov. 17

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17 Friday

Arrows, Oars and S’mores Golf Tournament: The tournament’s shotgun start will be at 1 p.m. Dinner will follow, along with a silent auction, awards, a 50/50 drawing and a raffle. Players will receive a goody bag. Proceeds will benefit Camp Idlewild of Florida, a camp for youth with autism. Noon. $60 per player or $200 per foursome. The Groves Golf and Country Club, 7924 Melogold Circle, Land O’Lakes. (813) 996-1226. campidelwildofflorida.com.

18 Saturday

Medicare 101 presentation: A SHINE volunteer will answer Medicare questions. Reminder: Medicare open enrollment ends Dec. 7. 10 a.m. Free. Land O’Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, Land O’Lakes. (813) 929-1214. floridashine.org.

‘Who is My Neighbor’ racial and religious minorities panel: The Pasco branch of the American Association of University Women will host this panel discussion. Panelists include a Muslim university student, a representative of the Jewish Community Center, a retired nurse manager from the African-American Club, a representative from the Latin-American community, a Native American and an Iranian woman representing the Baha’i religious community. 11 a.m. Free. New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St., New Port Richey. (727) 277-1970. nprlibrary.org.

‘A Life Well Read’ luncheon: The luncheon is to honor Susan Dillinger, nationally acclaimed director of the New Port Richey Public Library. Dillinger will speak. Presented by the Pasco Chapter of the National Organization for Women. Noon. $35. Seven Springs Golf & Country Club, 3535 Trophy Blvd., New Port Richey. (727) 266-3115.

Pet adoption event: Meet some of the animals available for adoption through Pasco County Animal Services. Noon to 3 p.m. Essentials PetCare, 8701 U.S. 19, Port Richey. (727) 478-0318.

Teen Hip-hop and Skate Night: Christian hip-hop artists will perform. Hosted by Youth Haven Ministries. For ages 12 to 18. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Free; donations welcome. RSVP requested (go to facebook.com/youthhavenministries). SpinNations Skating Center, 8345 Congress St., Port Richey. (727) 847-4336. .

19 Sunday

Car, Truck, Jeep, Bike Show and Christmas Toy Drive: Favorite superheroes will be present for photos and a meet-and-greet. There will be vendors, food, games, a bounce house, drone coverage and eating contests. The event is a benefit for foster children in the Eckerd Raising Hope group. Donations of new and gently used clothing, bedding, bags and toys for children of all ages will be collected. Noon to 5 p.m. Spectator admission free; $10 to enter a vehicle in show. Allen Road Mini Storage, 4740 Allen Road, Zephyrhills. (813) 479-5599.

20 Monday

Beltone Hearing Clinic: Includes earwax checks, earwax removal, hearing screenings and the cleaning and servicing of hearing aids. Participants with hearing aids will receive free batteries. Free close-captioned telephones are also available to those who qualify. 8 to 11 a.m. Free. CARES Rao Musunuru M.D. Enrichment Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson. (727) 868-9555. caresfl.org.

21 Tuesday

Bay Area Legal at CARES: Free services are offered on the first and third Tuesdays of each month to help the elderly with legal problems. Call for an appointment. 1 to 4 p.m. CARES Rao Musunuru M.D. Enrichment Center, 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson. (727) 847-5494. caresfl.org.

Medicare 101 presentation: A SHINE volunteer will answer Medicare questions. Reminder: Medicare open enrollment ends Dec. 7. 2 p.m. Free. Regency Park Library, 9701 Little Road, New Port Richey. (727) 861-3049. floridashine.org.

Information for the Events column should be submitted to Phyllis Day, Pasco Times, at pday@tampabay.com. The deadline is two weeks before your event or reservation deadline. Events must be open to the public. Information cannot be published without the time, date, place, ticket price (if applicable) or contact person and phone number. Call (727) 869-6235.

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