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Posted on Monday, August 21, 2017 at 9:07 am

vents happening the week beginning August 27, 2017

HUDSON REGIONAL LIBRARY

8012 Library Rd, Hudson, FL 34667

Phone: 727-861-3040

 

Tuesday Night Stitchers. Tuesday, August 29, 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.

Knitters for Charity. Friday, September 1, 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!

REGENCY PARK LIBRARY

9701 Little Rd, New Port Richey, FL 34654

Phone: 727-861-3049

 

Coloring Club. Tuesday, August 29, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Color, make new friends and socialize at this weekly event for adults.

Rock Painting. Thursday, August 31, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Read to the Dogs. Thursday, August 31, 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, September 1, 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, September 2, 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

 

Storytime +. Wednesday, August 30, 2017, 11:15 a.m. — 12:00 p.m. Stories and Songs and Fun Plus for Toddlers and Preschoolers.

Lego Club. Wednesday, August 30, 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, August 31, 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, September 1, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Be creative, relax, socialize and have fun coloring intricate designs. Registration is required for this fourth of 6 classes. For adults.

Movie & Popcorn. Saturday, September 2, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Join us for a great movie & popcorn! In this movie, a suit-wearing, briefcase-carrying baby pairs up with his 7-year old brother to stop the dastardly plot of the CEO of Puppy Co. For those in grades K- 3 and their families.

SOUTH HOLIDAY LIBRARY

4649 Mile Stretch Dr, Holiday, FL 34690

Phone: 727-834-3331

 

Legomaniacs. Tuesday, August 29, 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, August 31, 2017, 11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Storytime for Ages 2-5. Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and a craft every Thursday at 11:15AM. Call the library to find out this week’s theme 727-834-3331.

Family Movie Night @ South Holiday. Friday, September 1, 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 feature film. Light refreshment provided. Call (727) 834-3331 for movie title. Ages 4-12 plus parents.

STEM Saturday: 3D Printer Demo. Saturday, September 2, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Join us for a FREE demonstration of the 3D Printing Equipment owned by the Pasco County Library System! Learn how it works and where it’s available for FREE public use! You may even get to take home a cool printed item!

LAND O’ LAKES LIBRARY

2818 Collier Pkwy, Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639

Phone: 813-929-1214

 

Foundry Open Hours. Tuesday, August 29, 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.

Stool Reupholstery. Tuesday, August 29, 2017, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Join us in The Foundry to learn how to reupholster the library stools for the teen room! In this class, you will be helping the library liven up some of our aging furniture. You will learn the skills but not have a finished product to take home. Ages: 16+. Proper dress code, registration, and a signed liability waiver is required. Please call 813-929-1214 to register.

Pre-Teen Movie Night. Tuesday, August 29, 2017, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Call for movie title. Rated PG, running time 1hr 30min. Snacks provided by the Friends of the Land O’ Lakes Library. Ages: 9+.

Teen Advisory Board Elections. Tuesday, August 29, 2017, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Join us for a special installment of our Teen Advisory Board! This meeting we will be holding our election for TAB officers. Ages 12-18.

Beginner Mahjong. Wednesday, August 30, 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.

Painting with Anjana Pt. 2. Wednesday, August 30, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Join us in The Foundry for our all new painting class! This is a two-part class. Please bring a canvas measuring 11X14 or smaller. Ages: 16+. Proper dress code, a signed liability waiver and registration required.

Intermediate Mahjong. Wednesday, August 30, 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.

Kumihimo Square Knot Bracelet. Thursday, August 31, 2017, 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 to make a square knot bracelet. This is a two-part class. Ages 16+. Advance registration required.

Baby Storytime. Thursday, August 31, 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.

Coding Club. Thursday, August 31, 2017, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Join us for our all new 4-week long coding club! We will be meeting every Thursday starting August 31st to Sept. 21st from 4-6pm. Our guest teacher will be focusing on computer science and programming starting with HTML and how to code a website and then moving on to other topics such as: JavaScript, Java and Swift. Please call the library at 813-929-1214 to register. Ages: 12+

Toddler Storytime. Friday, September 1, 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, September 1, 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, September 1, 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.

3D Printing. Saturday, September 2, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Join us for a seminar on the open source 3D design software, Tinkercad. We will also learn about the 3D printer and print something cool! If you would like to practice using Tinkercad, you must create a free account. Ages 9-15. Completion of a liability waiver, registration, and proper dress code is required. Please call 813-929-1214 to register.

Play, Make, Discover! Silly Dance Party. Saturday, September 2, 2017, 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Join us for our all new “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, September 2, 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.

Karen’s Crafts. Saturday, September 2, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Join us in the Foundry for another awesome session of Karen’s Crafts! This time we will be doing a hand sewing project. Ages: 9-15. Completion of all forms and liability waivers is required. Please call the library at 813-929-1214 for more information.

Snack and a Movie. Saturday, September 2, 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. Call for movie title. Rated PG; 97 minutes. Sponsored by the Friends of the Land O’ Lakes Library. Ages: Elementary K-5

HUGH EMBRY LIBRARY

14215 Fourth St, Dade City, FL 33523

Phone: 352-567-3576

 

Knitting Club at Hugh Embry. Tuesday, August 29, 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.

Pre-Teens Create. Tuesday, August 29, 2017, 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Toddler Storytime. Wednesday, August 30, 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, August 30, 2017, 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Ages 3-5. Enjoy Stories, songs, crafts with Miss Angela. 45 mins.

Tween Gaming. Wednesday, August 30, 2017, 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Ages 3-5. Enjoy Stories, songs, crafts with Miss Angela. 45 mins.

Chess Club. Wednesday, August 30, 2017, 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Main floor, 5-7:30 pm. 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!

Teen Gaming. Thursday, August 31, 2017, 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Gr 6-12, WiiU, Playstation, XBox & more!

3D Printing. Friday, September 1, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Kids’ Drone Club. Saturday, September 2, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Learn how to fly drones at the library – for kids in grades 1-5.

Kidstruction. Saturday, September 2, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

NEW RIVER LIBRARY

34043 State Rd 54, Zephyrhills, FL 33543

Phone: 813-788-6375

 

Story Time. Wednesday, August 30, 2017, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Join us for games, conversation, and refreshments. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

First Saturday Book Club. Saturday, September 2, 2017, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. TBA.

Friends of the Library Meeting. Saturday, September 2, 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, September 2, 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

 

Art in the Afternoon. Tuesday, August 29, 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.

Z Book Club. Friday, September 1, 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.