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Brooksville Beautification Board seeks student volunteer to fill vacancy


Beautification board invites Student to fill vacancy

The city of Brooksville is seeking a student volunteer to fill a vacancy on the city's Beautification Board. The student will serve a one-year term and earn community service hours toward graduation. Students do not need to be city residents to participate. The board meets at 5:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month from September through June. Approximately eight community service hours would be earned by attending meetings. Additional hours can be earned through special projects during the year, such as the annual Arbor Day celebration and judging of the Christmas lights display contest. Those interested can contact Lindsay Morgan at (352) 540-3810 or [email protected]

Cirque du Monde tickets on sale

The Hernando Performing Arts Guild is selling tickets to the Cirque de Monde show Jan. 23 at 7 p.m. at the Hernando High School Performing Arts Center, 700 Bell Ave. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Cirque de Monde is the main social program run by Cirque du Soleil and performs at venues throughout the world. Tickets are $25 each; all seats are reserved. Call the hotline at (352) 799-5577.


Line dance social gets stepping Jan. 8

A Brookridge Line Dance Social will be from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Jan. 8 at the Brookridge Clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St. DJ Dave will entertain. Requests are encouraged. All levels are welcome. No lessons will be offered. Guests may bring their own snacks, beverages and ice. For information, call Norma at (352) 397-6088 or send e-mail to [email protected]


Home at Last Pet adoption event today

An adopt-a-thon with Home at Last Pet Adoptions will be held from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. today at Petco, 7223 Coastal Blvd. Adopt-a-thons will continue from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays throughout January. All cats are spayed or neutered, have had age-appropriate vaccinations, have tested negative for feline leukemia and AIDS, have microchips and have been treated for parasites. Fees vary and are tax-deductible. View pets online at Requests for specific pets to be brought to an adopt-a-thon can be made, or individual appointments can be scheduled. Call (352) 476-6832 or send e-mail to [email protected]

Today's pick

Native American Powwow and Intertribal Gathering and Dance: 9 a.m.-7 p.m., field across from Westside Flea Market, 516 NW Third St., off County Road 478, Webster. $5; ages 5 and younger admitted free. (352) 603-2643.

Hernando deaths

Detailed obituaries are published in the Tampa Bay section.

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