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Pasco County Extension Office

Subject: Hydroponics for the Homeowner Date: August 12, 2017 (Saturday) Time: 12:00-2:00pm Location: Land O’ Lakes Community Center 5401 Land O’ Lakes Boulevard Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639 Details: This intro to hydroponics workshop is for homeowners looking to grow leafy crops. The basics will be covered in an informational and DIY demonstration workshop. The price is $10.00. Sorry no refunds. You must bring your paid ticket as proof of purchase. Please sign up on Eventbrite. For more information, call the UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension Office at 352-518-0156. Subject: Shade Gardening Date: August 22, 2017 (Tuesday) Time: 2:00-3:30pm Location: New … Continue reading Pasco County Extension Office

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, August 8, 2017 meeting is Movie Night – “The Forgotten Coast: Return to Wild Florida.” Following in the footsteps of a wandering Florida black bear, three friends leave civilization and become immersed in a vast and unexplored wildlife corridor stretching from the Everglades to the Florida-Alabama border. The rugged thousand-mile journey by foot, … Continue reading Florida Native Plant Society

NAMI Education Program

NAMI Pasco (affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness) is offering its NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program to be presented beginning September 13, 2017. This free program will be held each Wednesday, 6:30pm to 9:00pm for 12 weeks at North Tampa Behavioral Health, 29910 SR-56, Wesley Chapel, 33543. Seating is limited, call for information and required reservation at 813-482-1452, 352-999-8303, or 727-992-9653. This comprehensive course for family, partners, friends, and caregivers of someone with mental illness is offered at no charge. The curriculum is designed to help all family members understand and support their loved one living with mental illness … Continue reading NAMI Education Program

NAMI Pasco Support Group Meetings

The Pasco County Chapter of NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) offers two types of support group meetings each month, one for those living with mental illness and and another for family and friends of those with mental illness. This covers all brain disorders including, but not limited to OCD, depression, bi-polar, schizophrenia, multiple personalities, etc. NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group A structured closed group open only to those with a mental illness diagnosis. This group is for individuals 18 and older who are interested in the recovery process, sharing coping skills, and being with others who understand the daily … Continue reading NAMI Pasco Support Group Meetings


Join the vibrant ladies of Women-n-Charge on Friday, July 7th from 11:15am-1:15pm at Pebble Creek Country Club (10550 Regents Park Dr., Tampa, 33647). The meeting includes lunch and lots of time to network, as we have no guest speaker for the month of July. 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 For more information, please contact Judy at 813-600-9848 or Continue reading Women-N-Charge

Independence Day, The Lutz Way

Lutz 4th of July Celebration The Annual Cake Contest is one of the many fun events to be featured at the Lutz Annual 4th of July Parade and Celebration. This very popular family-oriented celebration is one of the best small-town 4th of July parades and community parties in Florida. Come out with the entire family for a fun-filled day commemorating our nation’s birthday—Celebrate Independence Day the Lutz way! No cakes larger than 9×13. No cakes or pies that require refrigeration. For more info, contact Karin at 813-786-8461. Entries may be dropped off at Lutz Community Center, 98 1st Ave. NW, … Continue reading Independence Day, The Lutz Way

Community Bible Study

New class begins September 5! We provide an in-depth, non-denominational Bible study for women and children (nursery, preschool, and homeschool). We meet Thursdays, 9:30am-11:30am at Harvester United Methodist Church in Land O’ Lakes. Our 2017/2018 study is on the book of Romans. For more information and to register, please email Tylene Headley at Continue reading Community Bible Study

West Coast Morgans Open House

West Coast Morgans, Inc. in Odessa, Saturday, July 1st (3-5pm) is having an Independence Day-themed Open House. Anyone is welcome! It is a Meet & Greet with the Morgan horses where anyone in Tampa can come celebrate Independence Day with America’s horses. The address is 17126 Boy Scout Road, Odessa, FL 33556. This is a great FREE event for kids and adults. Continue reading West Coast Morgans Open House

Bromeliad Guild of Tampa Bay, Inc.

Monthly Meeting Date: Monday, July 17, 2017 Time: Doors open 7:00pm, Meeting starts at 7:30pm Location: Christ the King Catholic Church Mary Martha Center, Room 201-202 821 S. Dale Mabry, Tampa, FL 33609 Speaker: Alton Lee, Gulfport, Florida “Why Is It Called That?” Our speaker at the July meeting will be long-time member and bromeliad grower Alton Lee, whose talk is titled “Why Is It Called That?” Alton Lee explained the origins of the names for twelve of the more commonly grown bromeliad genera. He states that most bromeliads are named to honor discovers or botanists while others are composed … Continue reading Bromeliad Guild of Tampa Bay, Inc.

Smile Bright Dental

By Karen McBride Smile Bright Dental first opened in 2004 in Town N’ Country. Since that time, the practice has expanded to Carrollwood, New Port Richey, and Tampa Palms. The kind, professional staff provides all facets of general dentistry, restorative dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and oral surgery, including teeth whitening, bonding, white fillings, root canal, crowns/bridges, extractions, partials, porcelain veneers, and gingivitis therapy. The offices are open Monday through Friday from 9:00am – 5:00pm. Since dental issues can occur at any time, Smile Bright Dental offers Saturday appointments from 9:00am – 2:00pm at their Town N’ Country and New Port Richey … Continue reading Smile Bright Dental

Time For Back To School Physicals

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 flu … Continue reading Time For Back To School Physicals

K. Hovnanian® Homes Features

K. Hovnanian® Homes Features The Reserve at Lake LeClare Popular lakefront community is the ideal place to call home K. Hovnanian® Homes at The Reserve at Lake LeClare gives buyers the best variety of floorplan selection and value by featuring ten home designs priced from the mid $400s, 1 and 2 story homes, 3-car garage floor plans, and living space from 2,770 to 4,859 square feet featuring open and airy great rooms, kitchens with a large island, home offices, and luxurious owner suites. Upon arrival through the elegant gated entry, you’ll immediately feel the tranquil escape this lakeside community offers. … Continue reading K. Hovnanian® Homes Features