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Brooksville's Christ Lutheran Church adds another date for July food orders


Church adds another date for food orders

Christ Lutheran Church has added another order date for the Angel Food Ministries food orders for July. Orders will be taken from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church, 475 North Ave. W. Payment can be made by cash or food stamps (EBT cards). Online orders will be accepted through the end of Sunday at Angel Food Ministries is a nonprofit, nondenominational organization that provides grocery relief. The cost is $30 per unit, which retails for about $60. Various specialty boxes are available at different prices. Food orders will be available for pick up from 9 to 11 a.m. July 31 at the church. For information, call (352) 799-3452.

Aviation Authority meeting called off

The Hernando County Aviation Authority meeting scheduled for today has been canceled. For information, call (352) 754-4061. Visit the website at

Vendors sought for October event

Epsilon Epsilon Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi is seeking artists and crafters to participate in the fourth annual Shopping for Paws event that will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Brooksville Elks Lodge, 14494 Cortez Blvd. This will be an indoor event. The cost is $25 per space (one table and two chairs provided). Funds raised will benefit the Humane Society of the Nature Coast. For information, call Jean at (352) 796-1538 or e-mail epsilon-


Firefighters to join in negotiations

Spring Hill Fire Rescue District will conduct a negotiation session at 4 p.m. today in the board room at district headquarters, 3445 Bob Hartung Court. For information, call (352) 754-5800.


Buses will await school donations

United Way of Hernando County will host the fourth annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive for Hernando County teachers from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 30-Aug. 1. During this time, residents can drop off gift supplies or gift cards at yellow school buses that will be at the following locations: Publix stores at 160 Mariner Blvd., 14371 Spring Hill Drive and 13455 County Line Road, each in Spring Hill; Publix at 19390 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, and 9595 Commercial Way in Weeki Wachee; all Wal-Mart stores in Spring Hill and Brooksville; and Staples, 4210 Commercial Way. Also, drop boxes will be available at all Walgreens and Regions Bank locations for donations. For information, call (352) 688-2026 or visit

Today's picks

Free food distribution: 9-11 a.m., Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 6193 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (727) 808-4096.

Florida Library Youth Program presents Create a Sea Craft: 10:15 a.m., Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave., Brooksville. Geared for children ages 5-12. Free. (352) 540-6391.

Rain Barrel Workshop: 5:30 p.m., Hernando County Cooperative Extension Service, 1653 Blaise Drive, Brooksville. $30 per completed rain barrel. Registration required. (352) 754-4433.

Brooksville's Christ Lutheran Church adds another date for July food orders 07/21/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, July 21, 2010 8:14pm]
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