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Community Farmers' Market and Holistic Expo planned Saturday in Hudson


Event offers organic food, holistic products

Community Farmers' Market and Holistic Expo will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Dhali's Organic Farm and Holistic Bed and Breakfast, 14850 Family Trail.

Locally grown organic food and holistic products and services will be available at this event, hosted by the LifeGlow Lifestyles Foundation.

For information, call toll-free 1-888-476-7774.


Fundraiser to benefit children's museum

Sweet Tomatoes will host a fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, in which proceeds from the meals purchased will go to Investigation Station, the traveling children's museum.

In order for a purchase to qualify, however, diners must present an Investigation Station flier when they pay their bill. The flier is available at the museum's website, The restaurant is at 10156 U.S. 19. For information, e-mail or call (727) 459-7331.


Veterans' benefits seminars offered

Free veterans' benefits seminars will be at 10 a.m. Thursday and May 19 at Regency Residence, 6711 Embassy Blvd.

Local veterans advocate Mark Larsen will explain the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Aid and Attendance Pension Program, which provides eligible veterans and surviving spouses $2,582 per month tax free.

The seminar is designed to educate veterans and their families on eligibility and the application process.

For information or to RSVP for one of the seminars, call (727) 849-9335.


Register by May 7 for kayak race

The Salt Springs Alliance will host its annual Kayak Race and Fun Paddle at 10 a.m. May 14 as part of the 2011 Cotee River Seafood Festival.

The 6-mile race is from Werner-Boyce Salt Springs State Park to Sims Park. Registration is required by May 7. The cost is $15 for a single kayak and $25 for a tandem kayak. Awards will be given in three categories: kayaks 15 feet and under, kayaks over 15 feet and tandem kayaks.

Registration forms are available at or via e-mail at To rent a kayak for the race, call Makai Kayak in advance at (727) 534-1336.


Family game day planned for May 15

The Jewish Community Center will hold a family game day at 2 p.m. May 15 at the center, 9841 Scenic Drive.

Bring cards and board games. Hot dogs, chips and soda will be served. $5 per person or $10 per family. Reservations required by May 8. For information, call (727) 847-3814.

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