Week of July 7
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July 8-12 – Liberty Camp – hosted by the First Baptist Church of Dade City, incoming 1-6th graders can have some colonial fun while exploring the Biblical history of the United States. Visit the church’s website at www.fbcdadecity.orgfor information.
July 10 – The ABCs of Dementia – This free workshop will be presented from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 37412 Church Ave., for caregivers of people experiencing either Alzheimer’s or dementia. Both conditions will be defined. Topics that will be covered include how to become a better caregiver, how to reduce your own stress and what are some of the resources available to you. Certified dementia practitioner Debbie Salvage will conduct the workshop. Those planning to attend should call (352) 567-2691 or (352) 422-3663 to RSVP.
July 11 – Martha’s Grill and Bar Grand Opening – Come out and celebrate the grand opening from 11 a.m.-10 p.m. at 14946 U.S. 301. Bring family and friends for food, fun, and giveaways. Call (352) 437-4070 for information.
July 11 – Bingo Bonanza – Bingo at AdventHealth Dade City is open to everyone and will take place from 2-3 p.m. at AdventHealth Dade City, 13100 Fort King Road. A few games of Bingo will be played while you enjoy dessert, coffee and an informative health presentation from Imran Ismail, DO, Cardiology. Call (833) 300-2371 to make a reservation.
July 13 – Book Bazaar – The Hugh Embry Library, 14215 Fourth St., invites the public to come on out from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and shop great bargains on gently used best sellers. Audio and video media, magazines and related materials for a modest cost. Call (352) 567-7449 for information.
July 17 – Sleep Matters – Are you having trouble falling asleep and staying asleep? No matter your age or stage of life, sleep is an essential part of your whole health. Hear about the most common sleep disorders and get the answers you need to feel well-rested when morning comes. The event will run from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at AdventHealth Dade City, 13100 Fort King Road. Call (833) 300-2371 to make a reservation.
July 19 –The History of the Cummer Sons Cypress Mill in Lacoochee – Guests are welcome to come and listen to Pasco County Historical Society Meeting guest speaker Louie Holt discuss the rich history of the mill from 6-9 p.m. at the Pioneer Florida Museum and Village, 15602 Pioneer Road. Call (352) 567-7449 for information.
July 20 – Christmas in July – Downtown Dade City shops will be celebrating the winter season in the summer with excitement in the shops from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Contact the Dade City Merchants Association (352) 424-0601 for information.
July 20 – Lori Anne’s Customer Appreciation Day – From 9 a.m.-6 p.m., join the Lori Anne’s team as they “cater to those who appreciate quality and service.” It’s going to be a special day for customers. Call Lori Anne’s at (352) 567-8222 for information.
July 20 – Mud Endeavor Under The Lights Dade City– Mud Endeavor is an adventure, obstacle, and mud run event. It’s a course that will challenge you physically and give you a thrilling experience. The event allows you to run individually, or run with a group of friends, family, or co-workers. The course is designed to allow each participant to challenge themselves to their mental and physical limits. The event will run from 7-11 p.m. at the Pasco County Fairgrounds, 36722 S.R. 52. Log on to www.facebook.com/pg/
July 31 -- 6 pm NEPCC Town Hall Meeting, at First Presbyterian Church, Dade City. Not sponsored by the Church, just using their facilities. Public discussion about developments and events in NE Pasco Rural Protected Area.
Aug. 2 – The (not so basic) Basic Course - Photography Workshop – This workshop is designed to help accelerate the learning process and gives you the information you need to become more familiar with your own camera. Space is limited to 10 and registration will be open until July 15. The workshop will run from 5-8 p.m. at Out of Our Hands Gallery, 14245 Seventh St. Call Jon Bridgan (540) 771-9086 for information.
Aug. 5 – Free Exams and Immunizations – The Pasco County Health Department will offer free back to school physicals and immunizations for students at its Dade City clinic from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. The clinic is located at 13941 15th St. Call (352) 521-1450 for information.