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Dining in the Dark event in Spring Hill to benefit blind children

SPRING HILL

Dining in dark event benefits blind children

The Lighthouse for the Visually Impaired and Blind will present "Dining in the Dark: A Celebration of the Senses" on May 15 at Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane. A reception will be at 5 p.m.; dinner will be at 6 p.m. Blindfolded diners will partake in a six-course meal in complete darkness. Dancing and entertainment will follow. Tickets are $100 each; Lighthouse clients, past and present, and uniformed service personnel pay $80. Sponsorships are available. Funds raised benefit services for visually impaired and blind babies and children in Hernando and Pasco counties. For information, call (352) 754-1132, send e-mail to sperez@lighthouse-pasco.org or visit the website at www.lighthouse-pasco.org.

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