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Fashion show in Spring Hill to help American Heart Association


Fashion show to help heart research

Brooksville Regional Hospital's Women's Advisory Council will host a "Go Red for Women and Heart Disease Fashion Show" at 6 p.m. Feb. 4 at Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

This will be a runway fashion show presented by La Boutique of Spring Hill. Hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Guests are encouraged to wear red.

Tickets are $20, with a portion of proceeds to be donated to the American Heart Association. Tickets are limited and are available at La Boutique, 4123 Mariner Blvd., and Westovers Flowers and Gifts, 510 E Liberty St., Brooksville.

The American Heart Association's "Go Red for Women" day helps bring awareness to women and their loved ones about the risks associated with heart disease, heart attack and stroke.

For information, call (352) 799-5019 or e-mail


Visit VFW post for Super Bowl, karaoke

VFW Post 10209 will host the following events:

• Super Bowl Celebration, 5:30 p.m. Feb. 6. Game time is 6 p.m. This is a tailgate party that will include a variety of food and chicken wings. Guests are to bring a covered dish. There will be beer specials and free popcorn.

• Sweetheart Karaoke, 7 to 10 p.m. Feb. 12. There will be Valentine trivia and prizes.

The post is at 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive. For information, call (352) 796-0398.


Service honors four WWII chaplains

American Legion Post 186 will present the annual Four Chaplains Memorial Service at 2 p.m. Feb. 6 at Temple Beth David, 13158 Antelope St.

The service honors the four military chaplains (a Methodist minister, a Jewish rabbi, a Catholic priest and a Lutheran minister) who died aboard the USS Dorchester, which was torpedoed during World War II on Feb. 3, 1943.

The chaplains handed out life jackets to the servicemen aboard and, when there were none left, gave up their own. They remained aboard, comforting those who were too severely wounded to abandon ship. They were last seen with their arms linked, praying with the remaining men on the ship as it sank.

For information, call Charles Haig at (352) 597-1210.


Learn about club during welcoming tea

The General Federation of Women's Club, Spring Hill Service League, will host a Welcome Tea from 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 15 at Fun Fitness Factory, 1287 Kass Circle.

The group's president, Glenda Dry, will give an overview of GFWC's program and activities. Guests will enjoy special teas featured by Rainforest Remedies and sample finger foods.

There is no cost to attend. Reservations are required before Feb. 12. RSVP to Glenda Dry at (352) 686-1140 or, or Barbara Sweinberg at

Fashion show in Spring Hill to help American Heart Association 01/26/11 [Last modified: Wednesday, January 26, 2011 8:05pm]
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