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Artist will share her tips in Brooksville

BROOKSVILLE

Artist will share her acrylic painting tips

Artist Wanda McVeigh will give a demonstration of her acrylic techniques from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday at the Brooksville City Hall Art Gallery, 201 Howell Ave.

McVeigh has attended several institutions of higher education, studying various arts and design. She moved to Brooksville from Annapolis, Md., three years ago, and enjoys painting the flora and fauna of Central Florida.

The free demonstration is the third of a four-part series of demonstrations in June in celebration of the gallery's 10th anniversary.

The final demonstration will be on batik with Julie Komenda on June 26.

For more information, call 544-5407.

SPRING HILL

Commission hopeful will talk budget cuts

Hernando County voters are invited to a neighborhood meeting with Hernando County Commission candidate Jon "Jaz'' Zydenbos at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive.

Zydenbos, who is a local Realtor and Vietnam veteran, is a Republican candidate for the District 1 seat on the Hernando County Commission. He will discuss the Hernando County budget and how he would cut expenses and taxes.

For more information, call 200-5461 or 263-6385.

BROOKSVILLE

Night walk, archery on tap at Chinsegut

Chinsegut Nature Coast will host the following:

• Chinsegut Night Walk, 8 to 10 p.m. Friday. Participants should bring their own flashlights and insect repellent.

• Introductory Archery Workshop, 9 to 11 a.m. June 21. All equipment is supplied. Class size is limited to 30 participants.

Both programs are free and at the nature center, 23212 Lake Lindsey Road, north of Brooksville. For reservations or information, call 754-6722.

BROOKSVILLE

Tips on building your own free Web site

The Hernando Computer Club will present "How to Have a Free Web site with Free Hosting" at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Hernando County Shrine Club, 13400 Montour St.

During the lecture, a Web site will be assembled, from beginning to end, using Microsoft Office Live, a site that allows one to easily build their own Web page using its creation tools.

For information, visit the club's Web site at www.hcc.org or call 592-0070.

Artist will share her tips in Brooksville 06/13/08 [Last modified: Monday, November 1, 2010 11:46am]
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