NEW PORT RICHEY
Talent show auditions take stage tonight
Auditions for the Hernando/Pasco Has Talent show continue tonight at 7 p.m. at the Pasco-Hernando Community College Performing Arts Center, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. Tickets to watch auditions are $10 and are available at the door. The winners will perform in the Talent Show at 7:30 p.m. July 30 at the PHCC center. Tickets for that event are $15. For more information, call (352) 848-1411. www.phcc.edu/tix.
Winning lottery ticket sold locally
One of the two winning tickets in Monday's Florida Lottery Fantasy Five game was sold at the RaceTrac service station at 9410 Cortez Blvd. near Weeki Wachee. The jackpot was $195,365.40, meaning each of winning tickets was worth $97,682.70. The other ticket was sold in Ocala. The winning numbers were 4, 5, 9, 13 and 34.
Friends of Library holds benefit sale
The Friends of the Library of Hernando County is having a "Christmas in July Sale" through Saturday at the Little Red Schoolhouse Bookstore, 1208 Kenlake Ave. The store is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Proceeds from the book store go toward library books, equipment and furnishings, special cultural programs and the Florida Library Youth Program. For information, call (352) 684-0660.
Football camp open to kids 7-14
Hernando County Parks and Recreation is offering a Horace "Hi-C" Copeland Football Camp for children ages 7-14 (first through ninth grades) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Springstead High School, 3300 Mariner Blvd. This two-day camp provides an opportunity to develop fundamental football skills and gain knowledge from skilled, experienced local coaches, as well as several professional athletes, including Horace Copeland, Errict Rhett, Marcus Jones and Leon Searcy. The camp is no pads, no contact. The cost is $65 per camper, with $10 of the fee going to any local youth football organization the camper may be signed up to play with. To register, call (352) 754-4031.
Learn basics of muzzleloading
The Hernando Sportsman's Club will offer a two-day NRA Muzzleloading Rifle Class from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 6 and 7 at the club facility at 16121 Commercial Way, north of Weeki Wachee. Students will be taught the basic knowledge, skills and attitude essential to the safe and efficient use of a muzzleloading rifle. The course includes classroom instruction and time on a range shooting a muzzleloading rifle. The cost is $100. To register, call (352) 597-9931.
Downloading digital audio and e-books at the library: 10 a.m.-noon, Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Participants should bring their audio and e-Book reader equipment with cords. (352) 540-6391.