Program will focus on Eleanor Roosevelt, WWII
As a special event during its winter lecture series, Academia Hernando will present "Eleanor Roosevelt During World War II — What We Are Fighting For" at 10 a.m. Feb. 21 at Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way. The program will be presented by Susan Marie Frontczak. She will discuss how the wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt felt about the individual's role in a world torn by war, hardship and uncertainty following her 1942 trip to England, where she visited with soldiers, generals, royalty and working people. The cost for the lecture is $10 per person. For more information, call (352) 597-0158.
Society to present 'Ladies of Song'
The Hernando Jazz Society will present "Ladies of Song" from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. today at the Wellington Clubhouse, 400 Wexford Blvd. The afternoon will feature vocalists Janet Breithaupt, Marci Costanzo, Kim Evans and Lorri Hafer. Music from the big band era and other selections will be played, including romantic tunes such as My Funny Valentine, The Way We Were and I Will Always Love You. Admission is free for society members and $9 for nonmembers. A cash bar and light menu will be available. For more information, call Bill McLoughlin at (352) 799-9690.
'Move Over, Mrs. Markham': 2 p.m., Forum at Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $10. (352) 683-5113.
Seussical the Musical: 2 p.m., Springstead Theater, 3300 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. $10 for adults, $6 for students. (352) 476-9086.
'It's A Matter of the HeART' art reception: 2-4 p.m., CenterState Bank, 12435 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 797-0984.
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