4th of July Parade Planning Meeting

A Committee Planning Meeting for the Lutz 4th of July Parade & Celebration will be held at the Old Lutz School, 18819 US 19, Lutz, FL 33549 on Monday, May 8, 2017 at 7pm. Anyone who may be interested in helping with this fun and fabulous community event is invited, so please plan to attend. For any questions, please email Cheryl Benton, Lutz 4th of July Chairman, at lutz4thofJuly@gmail.com. Continue reading 4th of July Parade Planning Meeting

Garden Connect at White Dove Farm

We invite you to come to the Garden Connect Meeting every third Saturday of the month. Our next meeting will be May 20, 2017 at 3:30pm. Speaker will be Dr Angela Reddy speaking on Plant-Based Nutrition. Call to RSVP at (813) 991-9786 and leave a message. We’d love to have you come—no charge—bring your camera, a snack to share, a cutting and a smile. White Dove Farm, 26629 Glenhaven Rd., Wesley Chapel, FL 33544. Continue reading Garden Connect at White Dove Farm

Annual Picnic and Bromeliad Auction

Bromeliad Guild of Tampa Bay, Inc. Program for Monday, May 15, 2017 Dinner starts at 6:30pm/Auction 7:30pm Christ the King Catholic Church 821 S. Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, 33609 The Bromeliad Guild of Tampa Bay will be holding its annual May picnic followed by a Bromeliad Auction on Monday, May 15, 2017 at the Christ the King Catholic Church, 821 S. Dale Mabry Hwy., Tampa, Florida. Dinner will be a covered dish provided by the membership and will start at 6:30pm with a bromeliad auction starting at 7:30pm. Auction bromeliads will be a wide selection of plants contributed by the … Continue reading Annual Picnic and Bromeliad Auction

Sertoma Club Presents “Incorruptible”

The Carrollwood Players and Millennium Sertoma Club Present “Incorruptible.” It’s a comedy farce written by Michael Hollinger and directed by Jim Russell on Friday, June 16, 2017. Social hour starts at 7:00pm (wine, beer, soft drinks, hors d’oeuvres), and curtain time is 8:00pm. Tickets are $30.00, and net proceeds will benefit Millennium Sertoma Charities. For tickets, contact Suzanne Scott at 417-8891 or Mary Jane Johnson at 787-0816. The event will be held at the Carrollwood Play House at 4331 Gunn Highway. Continue reading Sertoma Club Presents “Incorruptible”

Operation Train Up a Woman

A Well Bible Study and Training Ministry Event Operation Train Up A Woman (OTUAW) explores the critical need for discipleship in women’s ministry. The conference will help equip women to better lead in their churches and communities and move their ministries beyond bible studies to actually making disciples. “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.” —Matthew 28:19 Join us July 7-8, 2017 at the Innisbrook Resort and Spa, 36750 US Highway 19 North Palm Harbor, Florida 34683. For more information and to … Continue reading Operation Train Up a Woman

The Friendship Singers

The Friendship Singers is a volunteer organization that performs for our friends in local nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and senior centers in Pasco and Hillsborough counties. We are currently looking for new members. We generally have 2 practices and 2 concerts each month. Our members find it a very enjoyable and rewarding experience. The practices are held on Saturday mornings from 10am to 12pm at the Pasco County Senior Center at 6801 Wisteria Loop Road in Land O’Lakes. We are currently looking for new members, both Florida residents as well as seasonal guests. Anyone who enjoys singing is welcome. … Continue reading The Friendship Singers

Pediatric Place Offers Urgent Care Hours

By Anne Childers, Staff Writer Dr. Michele Johnson-Towson, Pediatric Place of Tampa, is a board-certified pediatrician with 27 years of experience in caring for children ages newborn to 21 years old. She wants to remind parents the 2017-2018 school year starts early in Hillsborough County. Students will head back to school August 10, 2017. Be sure to call Pediatric Place of Tampa now to schedule school and sports physicals. Once school starts, the cold and flu season is not far behind since kids share germs right along with academics and sports. The doctor is also encouraging patients to schedule for … Continue reading Pediatric Place Offers Urgent Care Hours


Join the vibrant ladies of Women-n-Charge on Friday, May 5th from 11:15am-1:15pm at Pebble Creek Country Club (10550 Regents Park Dr., Tampa, 33647). The meeting includes lunch, a feature speaker, and time to network. We share our talents, build relationships, and share our resources with other women in business. The cost is $15 for members and $18 for all guests. Please register at women-n-charge.com. For more information, please contact Judy at 813-600-9848 or admin@women-n-charge.com. Our feature speakers are Barbara Brekke, Life Coach, and Rosemary MacKeen, Arve Interiors. They will share a fun demonstration on creating gift baskets, door prizes, and … Continue reading Women-N-Charge

Florida Orchestra at All Children’s Hospital

For its fourth and final hospital concert of the season, The Florida Orchestra will feature musical stories in a free performance for young outpatients and their families at the Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital complex in St. Petersburg on Tuesday, May 9 at 6:30pm. The casual concert will include the Overture to William Tell by Rossini, Copland’s Hoe-Down from Rodeo, and big screen favorites Superman and Beauty and the Beast at the hospital’s Education and Conference Center, 701 Fourth St. S in St. Petersburg. The guest conductor is Ryan Haskins. The free concert is geared for outpatients, who visit the … Continue reading Florida Orchestra at All Children’s Hospital

The Reptiles Are Back at Repticon

Repticon, a recognized leader in hosting reptile and exotic animal expos throughout the United States, is coming back to Port Richey with an outstanding mixture of vendors, breeders, and educators. This family-oriented, fun-filled event offers guests the opportunity to learn about animals not normally seen in local pet stores. Guests can also shop for a new family pet among the hundreds of reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates, spiders, and small exotic animals. Repticon New Port Richey is also the perfect place for them to get merchandise, cages, supplies, and both live and frozen feeders, as well as to get expert advice about … Continue reading The Reptiles Are Back at Repticon

Florida Native Plant Society

The Nature Coast Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society meets the second Tuesday of every month at 7:00pm at the Land O’ Lakes Community Center, 5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd./US 41, Land O’ Lakes, 34639, between SR 52 and SR 54. The subject of the Tuesday, May 9, 2017 meeting is “Edible and Medicinal Uses of Native Plants” presented by herbalist Emily Ruff. Enjoy an evening learning about the edible and medicinal plants growing all around us in Central Florida. Get to know the plants in our ecosystem and explore their ethnobotanical uses. This is a hands-on experience where … Continue reading Florida Native Plant Society

31st Annual Golf Tournament

Join the Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce for the 31st Annual Golf Tournament on Friday, May 19th, 2017 at Heritage Harbor Golf & Country Club located at 19502 Heritage Harbor Pkwy., Lutz, Florida 33558. Members and non-members are welcomed to participate. Individual golfers are $70. This includes greens fees, cart, range balls, door prizes, trophies and prizes for winners, and a BBQ dinner. Team of 4 is $260. Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information, call the Chamber office at 813-909-2722. Continue reading 31st Annual Golf Tournament

2017 Lutz Gov’na Debate

The 2017 Lutz Guv’na Debate is scheduled for Saturday, May 20 from 2-4pm at the Old Lutz School, 18819 US Hwy. 41, Lutz, FL 33549. The annual Guv’na race is sponsored by the Lutz Civic Association. The Guv’na Race has donated more than $100,000 over the last 10 years to charitable organizations in Lutz. Come join us for an afternoon of crazy antics and silliness as this year’s candidates debate and campaign and try to win the Guv’na sash by July 4. Interested in running in this year’s race? Please contact Suzin at (813) 453-5256. Continue reading 2017 Lutz Gov’na Debate

SHINE Offers Free Medicare Answers

New River Library Wesley Chapel/Zephyrhills May 18th at 11:00am A SHINE Volunteer will be available to answer Medicare questions on Thursday at 11:00am at the New River Library located at 34043 FL-54, Wesley Chapel, FL 33543. For more information, call 813-788-6375. Land O’ Lakes Library May 20th at 11:00am A SHINE Volunteer will be available to answer Medicare questions on Saturday at 11am at the Land O’ Lakes Library located at 2818 Collier Parkway, Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639. For information, call (813) 929-1214. Hugh Embry Library Dade City May 25th at 2:00pm A SHINE Volunteer will be available to … Continue reading SHINE Offers Free Medicare Answers