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Brookville closing part of Main Street for event Tuesday


Volunteers needed to help review Great Brooksvillian nominations

The City of Brooksville is seeking individuals to serve on the Screening Committee Review Board to review nominations received for the 2011 Great Brooksvillian.

The Brooksville City Council will review the names of those interested and make appointments to the committee. The committee will meet at least twice, during business hours, at City Hall, to review the Great Brooksvillian nominations and make recommendations to the City Council.

Those interested in serving on the committee must submit their interest no later than 5 p.m. July 6 to the City Clerk's office at City Hall, 201 Howell Ave. Call (352) 540-3853 or e-mail


Portion of Main Street closed Tuesday for event

The city of Brooksville will close a portion of Main Street, between Broad and Liberty streets, from 2 to 7 p.m. Tuesday for the Love Your Neighbor event with Chris August and JOY FM Radio.

For information about the event, call Lisa Callea at (352) 428-9275.


VFW Post 10209 to mark Fourth of July on July 3

A Fourth of July Celebration will be from 1 to 5 p.m. July 3 at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive.

The event will include music by Paul K. There will be trivia games and prizes. Those who purchase a cold drink will receive a free hot dog or hamburger. The Ladies Auxiliary will provide salads and the Men's Auxiliary will be the "Grill Masters".

For information, call the post at (352) 796-0398.

Regency Oaks barbecues for Independence Day

Regency Oaks Civic Association will present an Independence Day barbecue at 2 p.m. July 4 at the clubhouse, 4445 Breakwater Blvd.

Food will be available buffet-style and will be hot dogs, burgers, garden salad, homemade potato and macaroni salads, baked beans and fixings. ROCA will provide ice, ice tea, coffee and dessert. Guests can bring their own beverages.

Music will be provided for dancing. There will be a door prize and raffle.

Tickets are $10 per person. Call Joyce Jeffrey at (352) 597-1405, Terry Darmanin at (352) 596-9213 or Shirley Handel at (352) 597-2988.

Girl Scouts recruiting volunteer troop leaders

The Spring Mermaids Service Unit of the Girl Scouts of West Central Florida is seeking volunteers, both men and women 18 and older, to serve as troop leaders.

The Girl Scouts offer a flexible schedule of in-person and online training for troop leaders, assisting them in developing skills and learning about the Girl Scout program. By completing all required training this summer, leaders can have a troop as early as this fall.

Volunteers also are needed to serve in other capacities, such as event directors or program facilitators.

For information, contact Sue Michalski, service unit manager, at (352) 597-1563 or

Brookville closing part of Main Street for event Tuesday 06/25/11 [Last modified: Saturday, June 25, 2011 11:04am]
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