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Events, plays and auditions in Hernando

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Country jam: A Bluegrass and Country Gospel Jam will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall next to Faith Fellowship Church, 19255 Campground Road, off Cobb Road, Brooksville. All ages are welcome to sing, play an instrument or just listen. Light refreshments will be served. Those wanting to play an instrument should arrive at 1:30 p.m. to set up. Call Cheryl or Tom Dickson at (352) 796-6589.

Dance for dads: Brookridge Social Dance will host a Father's Day dance from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday at the Brookridge clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St. Fathers will be given a "little something." Ice, coffee and hot tea will be provided; bring your own drinks. Doughnuts will be served at 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $5. Call Dot at (352) 597-0723.

Celebrating Filipino independence: The Filipino-American Social Club of Hernando and Pasco will host a traditional Philippine Fiesta celebrating Philippine Independence Day from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Heritage Pines Country Club, 11524 Scenic Hills Blvd. The buffet dinner's main course will be chicken marsala and sweet and sour salmon fillet. Those attending may dance to music by DJ Willie and watch a cultural dance troupe perform. Tickets are $35 for adults, $15 for kids 13 and younger. Dress is semiformal or native costume. Call (352) 684-9252, (352) 556-3968 or (352) 397-8303.

Fashionable dance: The Hispanic Scholarship Civic and Cultural Foundation will host the Welcome Spring 2009 Fashion Show Dinner and Dance at 3 p.m. Sunday at the SNPJ Lodge/Suncoast Party and Dance Center, 13383 County Line Road, Spring Hill. Carrabba's will provide food, Red Carpet DJ Services will provide music, and Daly's Le Boutique will present fashions. Tickets are $25 for adults and $14 for children 10 and younger. Call (352) 683-6235 or (727) 856-0135.

Quick trips

Yulee history: "Historic Homosassa — Home of David Levy Yulee" will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Historical State Park and adjacent Old Printing Museum and Cafe on County Road 490/Yulee Road, Homosassa. The event celebrates the history of Florida's first U.S. senator and the town of Homosassa with tours of the Yulee Sugar Mill ruins, talks, demonstrations and exhibits. The Cool Corporate Cats and other musical guests will perform throughout the day. The event is co-hosted by the Florida Public Archaeology Network Center. Call (352) 795-0208.

This Magic Moment: The story set to the music of the 1950s and '60s opens today and will continue through July 26, matinees and evenings, at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. Dinner and show, $46; show only, $34.95, plus tax and tip; ages 12 and younger, $28.45 and $23.45. Call toll-free 1-888-655-7469.

Curtain call

Heavenly laughter: Auditions for the comedy Heaven Can Wait will be held at 7 p.m. June 19 and 1 p.m. June 20 at Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. The play calls for 12 men and six women. Production dates are Sept. 10-27. Call (352) 684-1787.

Goin' to Dogpatch: Richey Suncoast Theater, 6237 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey, will have auditions for the musical comedy L'il Abner at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. Roles are for eight men and seven women of all ages, plus chorus. Singing and dancing are required in some roles. Production dates are Sept. 10-27. Call (727) 842-6777.

Events, plays and auditions in Hernando 06/04/09 [Last modified: Thursday, June 4, 2009 12:18pm]
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