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Dining in the Dark event to celebrate the senses

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Dining in the dark event to celebrate the senses

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 is at 6 p.m., when 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 Web site at lighthouse-pasco.org.

SPRING HILL/FLORAL CITY

Motorcycle run to benefit breast cancer

A Breast Cancer Research Benefit Motorcycle Run will take place Saturday. Registration starts at 9 a.m. and the ride begins at 10 a.m. at Florida Cancer Institute-New Hope, 7154 Medical Center Drive, across from High Point, Spring Hill. The ride ends at Sleepy Hollow Fishing Lodge, 10333 E Gobbler Drive, Floral City, where there will be a live band, steak dinner and raffles. Free T-shirts will be given to the first 100 people registered. The cost is $15 per person, which includes the steak dinner. For information, call Tambra, (352) 592-8129.

Today's picks

Brookridge on Revue: 7 p.m., Brookridge Clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St., Brookridge. $8, available at the door. (352) 597-3530.

Hernando County Fair and Youth Livestock Show: 1-11 p.m., 6436 S Broad St., Brooksville. Parking $2 per vehicle. Admission $7 for adults, $4 for ages 4-12, free for 3 and younger. (352) 796-4552.

The Shadow Box concludes at Stage West: 2 p.m., Forum, Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $10. (352) 683-5113.

Hernando deaths

Detailed obituaries are published in Section B.

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