Masaryk birthday celebration today at community center
The annual Tomas G. Masaryk Birthday Dinner Dance is today at the Masaryktown Community Center, 539 Lincoln Ave. Dinner will be served from noon to 1:30 p.m. Entertainment provided by Steve and Malia. Dancing from 1:30 to 4:45 p.m., with polka, waltz and ballroom music by Mario DeLeon. Tickets for dinner and dance are $12 for adults, $6 for ages 11 and younger. Admission to the dance only is $6. For information, call (352) 796-5433.
Hear Suzuki method on violin and cello at concert
The fourth annual "Best of the Best" concert featuring former students of the late Charlotte Murrin will be 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. March 28 at Chocachatti Elementary School, 4135 California St. The concert will include students of the Suzuki method of learning, who will perform on the violin and cello. Refreshments will be served after the concert. Tickets are $15; all contributions are tax deductible. Proceeds will benefit the Charlotte Murrin Memorial Suzuki Education Foundation Inc. Tickets also will be available at the door. For tickets, call Ken at (352) 688-5808.
Hernando Jazz Society presents the Hudson Middle School Jazz Band: 1:30-4:30 p.m., Wellington Clubhouse, 400 Wexford Blvd., Spring Hill. $9 for nonmembers. (352) 799-9690.
'Li'l Abner' continues at Stage West: 2 p.m., Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $18 for adults, $9 for students. (352) 683-5113.
Nature Coast Pet Expo: 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane, Brooksville. $5 for adults, free for children 12 and younger. (352) 796-2711.
Sons of Italy, Nature Coast Lodge 2502 present St. Joseph's Day Feast and Celebration: 3-7 p.m., Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 6193 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Free. (352) 688-9234.
Will McLean Festival: 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, south of Spring Lake. $15 at the gate; children 12 and younger admitted free. (352) 465-7208.
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