Calling Class of 1969 Leopards for reunion
The Hernando High Class of 1969 is seeking classmates for its 40-year reunion. The event will be at 7 p.m. June 20 at Brooksville Country Club at Majestic Oaks, 23446 Links Drive, off Croom Road.
The cost is $35 per person. Reservations are needed by Monday. Classmates may call Darcy (Hale) Kennedy at (251) 867-9272 or send checks to P.O. Box 2083, Brewton, AL 36427.
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Free showing Tuesday at library of 'Iron Man'
The Hernando County Public Library System will have a free showing of the film Iron Man at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road.
The movie, rated PG-13, stars Robert Downey Jr. as billionaire industrialist Tony Stark, who, after an accident, creates a suit that sustains his life. After healing, he uses his technology to fight crime, leading a double life as Iron Man. Call (352) 540-6391.
One-day sale of Z-Coil Pain Relief footware
The Brooksville Regional Hospital Auxiliary will have a one-day sale of Z-Coil Pain Relief Footwear from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday in Conference Room 2 (near the cafeteria) of the hospital, 17240 Cortez Blvd.
The footwear is specially designed for people who have foot, leg and back pain. A portion of proceeds will go to the auxiliary's scholarship fund.
For information, call Pam at (352) 442-0169.
Free seminar at library on fibromyalgia issues
A free workshop, "Causes and Treatments for Fibromyalgia," will be offered at these locations:
• 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday and June 9 at the Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive.
• 6 to 7 p.m. June 8 at the West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave.
This seminar is for those diagnosed with fibromyalgia or who are suffering from pain, fatigue, problems sleeping, depression or irritable bowel syndrome. There will be discussion on a new noninvasive treatment.
The speaker for all seminars will be Mary Bristow, doctor of Oriental medicine, of the Foundation for Wellness Professionals. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Call (352) 799-1882.
Free reception for oil painter DeRoberts
A wine and cheese reception for local artist John Joab DeRoberts will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Easy Street Home Decor, 100 N Brooksville Ave. The free reception is co-hosted by the Spring Hill Art League.
DeRoberts turned to oil painting in July 2006 after an accident left him disabled. His work will remain on display at Easy Street through the end of June. For information, call (352) 848-0177.
Audition dates, times for 'Heaven Can Wait'
Auditions for the comedy Heaven Can Wait will be at 7 p.m. June 19 and 1 p.m. June 20 at Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd.
The play calls for 12 men and six women (five major male roles and two major female roles). The director is Terri Marwood. For information, call (352) 684-1787.
Propery Appraiser's Office closed half day
The Hernando County Property Appraiser's Office will be temporarily closed from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 18 for training purposes.
The offices are at Brooksville City Hall, 201 Howell Ave., and the Westside Government Center at 7509 and 7525 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. For information, call (352) 754-4190.
Child fitness programs offered at Snow park
The Hernando County Recreation Department will offer the Kids2bfit and Teens2bfit programs from June 9 through July 2 at Anderson Snow Park, 1360 Anderson Snow Road. Times are 9 a.m. for ages 8-10, 10 a.m. for ages 11-13, and at 11 a.m. for ages 14-17.
The program is designed to provide children a safe and effective way to improve their health, core stability and overall fitness. Participants will learn body awareness, the importance of healthy nutrition and various exercises. All fitness levels are welcome.
The instructor will be Kim Garcia. The cost is $85 for the four weeks (discount for siblings). To register, call Garcia at (352) 428-6368 or the Recreation Department at (352) 754-4031.
Improve your outlook, life in workshop
The Hernando County Recreation Department is offering a Better You workshop from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturdays, June 6 to 27, at Delta Woods Park, 3400 Deltona Blvd.
The first session will include discovering your power, how to increase natural energy and learning to attract everything you want. The second session includes gaining clarity in one's life, empowering yourself for success and deleting negativity from your life. The third session will be a creative workshop day, using effective dreaming to get what you want while dealing with limiting beliefs. The final session will be on understanding the basics for a healthy body, breathing for fun and creating your own vision board.
The instructor is Lori Bainum, a certified life coach and motivational speaker.
The course is open to anyone age 16 or older. The cost is $99. To register or for information, call (727) 480-1566, send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or call the recreation office at (352) 754-4031.
Chinsegut Nature Center June programs
Chinsegut Nature Center will host the following events and programs in June:
• Chinsegut Night Hike, 8 to 10 p.m. Friday. Bring a flashlight and insect repellent.
• Florida Skippers: Identification of our Small and Confusing Butterflies, 9 to 11 a.m. June 13. Presented by Don Stillwaugh.
• Introductory archery workshop, 9 to 11 a.m. June 20. Equipment will be supplied. Space is limited; pre-registration is required.
• Flying WILD workshop for educators, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 25. This is a bird natural history workshop. In-service credit available.
All programs are free and are at the nature center, 23212 Lake Lindsey Road, north of Brooksville. For reservations or information, call (352) 754-6722.