Thursday, May 24, 2018
News Roundup

Community clinic in Hernando County seeks financial support

SPRING HILL

Community clinic seeks more financial support

Crescent Community Clinic is in need of financial support. The clinic, at 5244 Commercial Way in Winchester Plaza, provides primary medical, dental and mental health services to uninsured adults ages 18 to 64 who meet the federal poverty guidelines. The clinic does not receive any federal, state or county funding. To make donations, send checks made out to the clinic to 5244 Commercial Way, Spring Hill, FL 34606; donations may also be made by using PayPal on the Web at crescentclinic.org. Those wishing to receive services from the nonprofit, volunteer-staffed clinic must submit an application. To apply, download an application from the website. The clinic is staffed by volunteers from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays. For more information, call (352) 610-9916.

Library programs offered for toddlers and older children

The Kiwanis Club of the Nature Coast presents Toddler Time and Story Time programs each Monday through July 23 at the West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave. Toddler Time, for toddlers from 18 to 35 months old, starts at 10:15 a.m. Story Time, for children 3 to 5 years old, starts at 11 a.m. Programs include stories, games and crafts. There is no cost or registration required to participate. For more information, call (352) 754-4043 or visit hernandocountylibrary.us.

BROOKSVILLE

Class will have instruction on CPR and defibrillators

A CPR/automated external defibrillator class will be offered at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Brooksville Enrichment Center, Suite 120, in the Medical Arts Building at Brooksville Regional Hospital, 17222 Hospital Blvd., west of Brooksville. The course meets the guidelines of the American Heart Association and the American Safety and Health Institute. It is designed for professional health care providers, but anyone may participate. The cost is $20. Upon completion of the course, students will receive a two-year certification card. Seating is limited; reservations are required. Call (352) 597-8875.

Today's pick

Fairgrounds Flea Market: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Brooksville. (352) 397-3351 or 796-4552.

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