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Big Heros for Little Warriors, Saturday November 9

Big Heros for Little Warriors, Saturday November 9

Land O' Lakes, Florida -- A great event called "Big Heros for Little Warriors" is kicking off at 11:30am at the Plantation Palms Golf Club in Land O' Lakes on Saturday, November 9th. 

Before the golf tournament gets underway, volunteers will shave their heads as part of a fundraising effort for the cause. Charity co-founder Christina Jenks will be among the participants. 

Pasco Skinny Water Fishing Tournament

Pasco Skinny Water Fishing Tournament

Pasco County, Florida -- Sign up soon for a catch-and-release tournament for paddle kayaks and canoes.

The tournament will be held on Saturday, November 16 from 7 a.m. to noon. 

There will be no motor boats allowed and participants must be able to take a picture of their catch with a camera or cellphone and upload the image electronically to the tournament officials.

There is a captain's meeting on Friday, November 15 at 6 p.m. that is not required but those who attend will be able to pre-register and get launched quicker on the morning of the event. 

Learn about the history of Florida cattle ranching

Learn about the history of Florida cattle ranching

Pasco County, Florida -- Come learn about the history of Florida cattle ranching at the West Pasco Historical Society.

Guest Speaker Robert Stone, curator of the Florida Cattlemen's Association, will give a presentation on "500 Years of Florida Cattle Ranching." The presentation will cover from early Florida Indians to today's modern ranchers, covering Florida's famous cattle ranching that has an exciting history that rivals that of the Old West. 

Free programs for quitting smoking in Pasco County

Free programs for quitting smoking in Pasco County

Pasco County, Florida -- Gulfcoast North Area Health Education Center is offering a program on how to quit smoking.

Gulfcoast North Area Health Education Center is partnering with Florida Department of Health in Pasco County to offer a FREE 2.5 hour quit tobacco program to anyone interested in quitting tobacco use. The program provides optional FREE nicotine replacement therapy including patches, lozenge or gum.

It is sponsored by the Florida Department of Health.

2013 annual Fall Fishing Festival

2013 annual Fall Fishing Festival

Pasco County, Florida -- The Fall Family Fishing Festival will be held on Saturday to teach proper fishing techniques while being a steward of Florida's freshwater ecosystem.

This one day event will be held on November 2 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Withlacoochee River Park. The primary goal of this event is to create responsible anglers by teaching proper fishing techniques and the importance of treating the Florida freshwater ecosystem with care.  

The event is free and Withlacoochee River Park is located at 12449 Withlacoochee Boulevard in Dade City. 

Free pancake breakfast for all on Saturday, November 2

Free pancake breakfast for all on Saturday, November 2

Pasco County, Florida -- The Volunteer Way and the Knights of Columbus will host their monthly “Free Pancake Breakfast for All”

We invite needy families, homeless people and those that would like to assist us in serving the needy. Come alone or with your family or friends and enjoy a great pancake breakfast. Have fun and get valuable information about the Health Department, Solve, Pasco Hernando College, United Way, Career Central and other organizations.

Tampa Bay CEOs Share Secrets to Success at BizGROW 2.0

Tampa Bay CEOs Share Secrets to Success at BizGROW 2.0

Pasco County, Florida -- Tampa Bay CEOs will share their secrets to success on Friday, November 8 at the 5th Annual BizGROW 2.0 Conference.

 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at the 5th Annual BizGROW 2.0 Conference. 

The conference for entrepreneurs is being hosted by the Pasco Economic Development Council, Inc., and held on the Pasco Hernando Community College campus in New Port Richey.