Second Tuesday – Florida Native Plant Society
The Nature Coast Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society meets the second Tuesday of every month at 7:00 PM at The Land O’ Lakes Community Center, 5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd/US 41, Land O’ Lakes, 34639, between SR 52 and SR 54. Meetings of the Chapter are free, and all interested parties are invited to attend, to bring questions about their yard, and participate in light refreshments and the native plant drawing. Telephone inquiries are taken by Sandy at (727) 207-1853.
Chapter website: http://www.pasconativeplants.org.
Aug 9 – Business Beat Breakfast discusses Social Media
San Antonio Citizens Federal Credit Union will host its monthly small business Business Beat breakfast Wednesday at 7:30am at Scotland Yards Golf and Country Club, 9424 US Hwy 301, Dade City. Featured speaker will be David Alvarez, owner of DCA Media Consulting, presenting information on how to build your brand using social media. Small business owners/managers are invited. As always, it is FREE to attend. Please RSVP to 352-588-1356.
August 9 – Open House at Keiser University
Keiser University is hosting a Back to School Open House on Saturday from 5 pm to 8 pm at each of its campuses. The Lakeland campus is located at 2400 Interstate Drive, Lakeland. The free event will feature games, prizes, refreshments and information on career programs. For more information, visit KUopenhouse.com or call 888-844-8404.
August 12 – San Antonio Farmer’s Market
The Rotary Club of San Antonio will present the monthly Farmer’s Market in the San Antonio City Park from 9am – 2pm. The August them is “Dog Days in the Park” and outside vendors are welcome to apply. For more information contact Winnie Burke at 352-437-5161 or email RotarySanAntonio@gmail.com
Aug 14 – Pasco County Schools Classes Resume
Aug 15 – Dade City Chamber Breakfast at Rosecastle
The Dade City Chamber will host its monthly breakfast Tuesday at 7 am at Rosecastle Assisted Living in Zephyrhills. Featured speakers are Commissioner Mike Moore, Congressman Gus Bilirakis and Joyce C. Haile, MBA, NHA, CDP
Affinity Living Group, Corporate Director of Memory Care. $5 donation requested. For information call the Dade City Chamber at 352-567-3769.
Aug 15 – Networking Group features County Commissioner Wells
The East Pasco Networking Group (EPNG) will meet Tuesday at 7:30 at the Village Inn, Zephyrhills. Featured speaker will be Mike Wells, Pasco County Commissioner District 4.
For more information Contact Nils Lenz, Chair 813-782-9491 or Vicky Jones, Vice Chair 813-431-1149 email@example.com. August meetings are on the 15th and 29th only.
Aug 17 – Zephyrhills Chamber Mixer at Sky Dive City
The Zephyrhills Chamber will host its monthly meet and greet mixer Thursday at 5 pm at Sky Dive City. For information call the Chamber at 813-782-1913.
Aug 18 – High School Football Games Resume
Aug 18 – New Volunteer Training at Life’s Treasures Thrift Store
Life’s Treasures Thrift Store, operated in support of HPH Hospice, will conduct a Hospice Orientation session for prospective thrift store volunteers on Friday from 1:30 – 3 pm at the store located at 4910 S. Allen Road in the Westgate Shopping Center in Zephyrhills. This training is required prior to becoming a volunteer. Life’s Treasures is always seeking adults and teens 14 and up to join the team. Teens can earn community service hours required for the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program. For information or to register for the orientation session please contact Anne Ferrell at (813) 357-5321 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aug 19 – Tasting Away in Zephyritaville
Main Street Zephyrhills is hosting a fundraising event in down Zephyrhills from 7-9pm. This Key West inspired event will include margaritas, non-alcoholic tropical drinks and samplings from over 15 restaurants. For more information, call 813-780-1414.
Aug 19 – Tasting Away in Zephyritaville
Life’s Treasures Thrift Store, operated in support of HPH Hospice, will conduct a free thumbprint art workshop on Saturday from 11 am- 12:30 pm at the store located at 4910 S. Allen Road in the Westgate Shopping Center in Zephyrhills. Thumbprint art is a great summer boredom buster for kids, and it’s also fun for adults. Sign up at the store or call (813) 355-4830. For information on HPH Hospice or events at other Life’s Treasures locations please visit www.chaptershealth.org.
Sept 2 – Free Craft Workshop at Life’s Treasures Thrift Store
The Dade City Youth Council will host its monthly Market Place the first Saturday from 10am – 3pm at Hibiscus Park, 7th Street, Dade City. This pet friendly, free event will feature local honey, homemade bread, home décor, plants, fresh produce and more. Vendors are invited. For information contact Lucy Avila at 352-521-5858 or LucyAvila707@gmail.com.
September 16 – Robert D. Sumner Memorial Golf Tournament
The event will be held on September 16th at Silverado Golf & Country Club, Zephyrhills. Begining with an 8:30 am shotgun start. The fee is $50 per player and will be a 4 player scramble. The pro shop can pair individuals to make a team if needed. The player fee includes golf, golf cart and lunch. Prize packs will be available the morning of the event for $20 each (cash only). Prize pack contains 4 closest to the pin, 1 long drive, 1 closest to the line, two mulligans and two drink tickets. There will be a silent auction, door prizes, 50/50 tickets and much more. Golf application and information is available at www.pioneerfloridamuseum.org or by stopping by the museum Tuesday-Saturday between the hours of 10 am -5 pm.