THURSDAY, NOV. 15
The Suncoast Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America will celebrate its 30th anniversary with a dinner at the Gulf Harbors Yacht Club, 3926 Marine Parkway, New Port Richey, at 7 p.m. Social hour, 6 p.m. Cost is $19 per person. For required reservations, call (727) 816-8629.
Kyle Carey's "Gaelic Americana," a free concert presented by the New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St., 6 p.m. Call (727) 853-1279.
Florida Cancer Affiliates, 5500 Little Road, New Port Richey: Man to Man prostate cancer support group meeting, 5 p.m.; Bi-Weekly Breast Cancer Support Group meeting, 6 p.m. Call (727) 372-9159.
Creative KidZone After School Classes, held by Progress Energy Art Gallery, 6231 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Thursdays. Each week the class will include a brief lesson on art history or a famous artist or both. This week's class is "Creative Paper." Cost is $15. Call (727) 848-6500.
FRIDAY, NOV. 16
Spaghetti dinner, Sunshine Mobile Home Park clubhouse, 5718 Ashen Ave., Elfers, 4:30-6 p.m. Cost $6 for adults, $3 for children age 12 and under. Door prizes will be awarded. Call (727) 859-0021.
The Centennial Opera Group meets at 12:30 p.m. at the Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday. Call (727) 848-1942.
Progress Energy Art Gallery, 6231 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey, will present "An Evening with Two Authors," featuring Terry Fortner and Elizabeth Goehringer, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Call (727) 848-6500.
Students of Dayspring Academy will perform a concert as part of its Community Service Day at 9:30 a.m. at Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 S.R. 54, in the dining area. Call (727) 847-9003.
SATURDAY, NOV. 17
Pasco Arts Council, 5744 Moog Road, adjacent to the Centennial Park Branch Library, Holiday, will hold its 2012 Holiday House opening at 9 a.m. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Call (727) 845-7322.
Fresh Market, local food, crafts and live music, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., The Shops at Wiregrass, 28211 Paseo Drive, Wesley Chapel. Call (813) 994-2242.
Free childbirth class, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., offered by Karen Vaughn-Kerns, an advanced registered nurse practitioner, at Rasmussen College West Pasco Campus, 8661 Citizens Drive, Suite 300, New Port Richey. Participants are asked to bring a blanket and pillow. Diaper donations will be accepted for Pasco County Healthy Start. For required registration, call (727) 846-4981.
Model Train Show and Swap Meet, presented by Regal Railways, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Knights of Columbus, 5850 K of C Drive, Port Richey. Admission is $4 for adults, free to children 12 and under. Call (727) 244-1341.
"Telling Your Story," an educational event presented by Suncoast Hospice and Veterans Legacy Archives, will be held at 11 a.m. at Holiday United Church of Christ, 4826 Bartelt Road, Holiday. The Library of Congress Veterans History Project and Veterans Legacy Archives are making an effort to preserve the history of wartime veterans residing in Pinellas and Pasco counties. All are welcome. For information, call Daphni Austin (727) 523-2347.