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Pasco in Brief

Published: November 3, 2012 Updated: March 13, 2013 at 11:41 PM
COUNTYWIDEHospice service to honor loved onesHPH Hospice invites adults, teens and children to its Time for Remembrance services. Through readings, music and Native American rituals, HPH chaplains and bereavement counselors will provide an opportunity to remember and honor loved ones who have died regardless of whether they were in hospice care. Free; no reservations required. Services will take place rain or shine under a cover at 11 a.m., 2 and 6 p.m. Thursday at the HPH Marliere Hospice Care Center, 6801 Rowan Road, New Port Richey, and at 3 p.m. Nov. 13 at HPH's East Pasco Campus, 37455 Clinton Ave., Dade City. For information, visit CITYWomen's 5K mud run adventure Nov. 10Little Everglade's Ranch, 17951 Hamilton Road, will host the Pretty Muddy, an all female, team-focused 5K adventure and obstacle mud run on Nov. 10. Using computer-based design programs and materials from recycled rubber to soft, body-friendly inflatables, participants can expect challenges but fewer chances for cuts and bruises. For information, visit O' LAKESGet a low-impact workout at centerPasco County Parks and Recreati on holds a Zumba Gold low-impact aerobics class from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. every Monday and Thursday at the Land O' Lakes Community Center, 5401 Land O' Lakes Blvd. $6 per class. Discount cards available. For information, call (813) 929-1229.ZEPHYRHILLSWatch election returns with Conservative ClubThe Conservative Club of East Pasco 2012 campaign headquarters will stay open all day and night Tuesday for election results. All members, volunteers and friends of the Conservative Club are invited and encouraged to bring snacks. Jim Huston TV is providing a wide-screen TV for watching returns. Since September, the Conservative Club of East Pasco has staffed the communication campaign headquarters for the 2012 election at the former Wachovia Bank Building, 38421 Fifth Ave. The daily routine included providing yard signs and bumper stickers, hosting volunteer worker meetings and distributing information on voting sites. The campaign headquarters was provided by TAK Properties. For club information, call Dick AlBrecht, (813) 780-7328.NEW PORT RICHEYCARES postpones grand openingThe CARES Elfers Center's grand opening scheduled for Nov. 15 has been postponed to February because of construction and weather delays. The CARES Elfers Center is looking forward to the return of its northern guests and will continue its activities at the Grove Community Center, 4145 Fairford Drive. Visit