SPRING HILL — The Hernando County Public Library System will show the movie Hachi: A Dog's Tale at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive.
Based on a true story, the 2009 film is an American adaptation of a Japanese tale about a dog named Hachiko. Every day, Hachiko would accompany his master to the train station and return each afternoon to greet him after work. One day, his master dies, but Hachiko faithfully returns day after day, keeping vigil. The movie, rated G, stars Richard Gere.
Light refreshments will be served.
The free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library of Hernando County. For information, call (352) 540-6391.
Kids can get in rhythm at drum circle today
Youth ages 10 and older are invited to a drumming circle at 2 p.m. today at the Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive.
This is a free interactive event that offers seating up to 100 participants. No registration is required. Parents/guardians must remain on library premises during the event.
The program is sponsored by the Tuesday Morning Sunshine Girls. For information, call the library program staff at (352) 540-6391.
It's time to remember all those disco moves
The Men's Auxiliary at VFW Post 10209 will host a Scholarship Fundraiser Disco Dance at 6 p.m. Saturday at the post, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive.
Tickets are $10 each and includes a hamburger and a hot dog with fixings. A DJ will provide the music.
For tickets and information, call Dennis at (813) 536-6868, John at (352) 835-1394, Joe at (352) 586-6868 or the post at (352) 796-0398.
Get tips on growing fall, winter veggies
A free horticulture class, "Successful Fall and Winter Vegetable Gardening in Florida," will be offered at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive.
The program will be presented by urban horticulture agent Jim Moll with the Hernando County Cooperative Extension Service. Participants will learn about proper timing and care.
No registration is required, but seating is limited. For information, call (352) 754-4433.