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Charlotte Murrin memorial concert scheduled in Brooksville


Violin, Cello students put on annual concert

The fifth Annual Best of the Best benefit concert for the Charlotte Murrin Memorial Suzuki Education Foundation will be from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. today at Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 200 Mount Fair Ave. The concert will feature former students of the late Charlotte Murrin and students of the Suzuki method of learning music, who will perform on the violin and cello. Refreshments will be served. Scholarships also will be presented. Tickets are $15 and available at the door; all contributions are tax-deductible. Call (352) 688-5808.

Event honors vets of World War II

A luncheon to honor World War II veterans and their spouses will be at noon April 30 at Brooksville Elks Lodge 2582, 14494 Cortez Blvd. The event will be hosted by Gail Cleaves, head of national service for the lodge. The luncheon is free for WWII veterans and their spouses. The public is welcome; the cost is $8. Make reservations by April 27. Call Gail at (352) 799-4464 or (352) 232-2355, or Kathy at (352) 796-7083.


Reggae Sunfest set for Saturday

The Hernando County Parks and Recreation Department will present its annual Reggae Sunfest from 1 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Linda Pedersen Park, 6300 Shoal Line Blvd. The event will include the Dickie and Melvin Dickenson steel drum band, belly dancers and other entertainers. There also will be craft and food vendors, exhibits, and beer and wine available. Admission is $5; children 11 and younger will be admitted free. Call (352) 754-4031.


Groups sought to help serve meals

People Helping People of Hernando serves free meals to people in need from 4 to 5:30 p.m. each Sunday at the Hernando County Senior Citizens Club, 7925 Rhanbuoy Road. The interfaith nonprofit organization needs volunteers and donations. Groups are encouraged to help by preparing the entree at one of the dinners. PHP also provides free clothing, groceries and resource materials to those in need. For information, call (352) 686-4466.

Today's picks

Sunshine State Muscle Car Club Spring Super Car Show: 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Beef O'Brady's, 7601 Horse Lake Road, Brooksville. $20. (352) 799-0330, (352) 796-1270.

Backyard Bonanza Audubon fundraiser: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Ahhochee Hill Sanctuary, 24268 Lake Lindsey Road, north of Brooksville. (352) 797-3545.

Red Eagle Lodge 11th annual Native American Intertribal Pow-Wow: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Floral Park, 9530 S Parkside Ave., Floral City. $3 adults, $1 for ages 6-16, free for ages 5 and younger. (352) 400-5644, (352) 563-2817.

Hernando County Fair and Youth Livestock Show: Gates open at 1 p.m., Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St, Brooksville. $7 adults, $4 children ages 4 to 12, free for ages 3 and younger. Parking $2. (352) 796-4552.

Lost in Yonkers: 2 p.m., Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $10. (352) 683-5113.

Concordia Chorus Spring Sing program: 7 p.m., High Point Community Center, 12249 Clubhouse Road, High Point. Donations accepted. (352) 592-2147.

Charlotte Murrin memorial concert scheduled in Brooksville 04/09/11 [Last modified: Saturday, April 9, 2011 11:46am]
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