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Artists invited to Paint-In at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park


Artists are invited to participate in paint-in at park

Weeki Wachee Springs State Park is hosting a Paint-In on March 19 and 20. The Friends of Weeki Wachee invites artists to participate in a Paint-In at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, 6131 Commercial Way. Artists will paint, show and sell their works. Artists check in at 9 a.m., with doors opening at 10 a.m. each day. There will be goodies and door prizes for participating artists. The artists also will show their works at the Brooksville City Hall Art Gallery during April in a Weeki Wachee-themed exhibit. To participate, artists can join the Friends of Weeki Wachee, a nonprofit group. Memberships are $15 per person or $25 per family. Visit or contact Julie Komenda at [email protected]


Luncheon, show will benefit crisis center

Fine Lines Boutique will present "It's All About You" Fashion Show and Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 19 at the Palace Grand, 275 Della Court. Tickets are $30. Funds will benefit the Dawn Center, the local domestic violence shelter and sexual crisis center. Tickets are available at Fine Lines' new location, 5168 Mariner Blvd., or by calling (352) 666-8843.

Today's picks

Downloading Digital Audio and e-Books class: 10 a.m., Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave., Brooksville. Participants are encouraged to bring their audio and e-book reader equipment with cords. Free. (352) 540-6391.

Will McLean Music Festival: Starts at noon today and continues through Sunday, Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, south of Spring Lake. Prices vary. (352) 465-2167.

Artist reception for Valdora Ward: 6-8 p.m., Pak Mail, 19514 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville. (352) 799-9690.

Spaghetti dinner benefit: Take-out dinners start at 4:30 p.m. for $6; sit-down dinner starts at 6 p.m. for $7.50 adults; $3 children. Ridge Manor United Methodist Church, 34350 Cortez Blvd., Ridge Manor. (352) 583-3770.

'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest': 8 p.m. Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $15 adults; $8 students 17 and under. (352) 683-5113.

Artists invited to Paint-In at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park 03/10/11 [Last modified: Thursday, March 10, 2011 8:52pm]
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