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Four chaplains service in Spring Hill to honor WWII sacrifice

SPRING HILL

Four chaplains service to honor WWII sacrifice

American Legion Post 186 will host the Four Chaplains Memorial Service at 2 p.m. Feb. 6 at Temple Beth David, 13158 Antelope St. This service honors the four military chaplains (a Methodist minister, a 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. For information, call (352) 597-1210.

Free clinic needs medical volunteers

Crescent Community Clinic needs volunteers for a second clinic it will be opening this spring in Winchester Plaza on Commercial Way. Crescent has a free clinic in Brooksville offering primary health care and basic dental services. Patients must be between the ages of 18 and 64, low to moderate income and not have health insurance. Physicians, dentists and medical support personnel are needed to volunteer one day a month, one day a quarter or one day a year. Volunteers complete a Department of Health application that provides sovereign immunity protection while providing services. Contact Barbara Sweinberg at sweinbergb@bellsouth.net or (352) 263-1218, Maureen Soliman at mosey217@hotmail.com or call the clinic at (352) 799-5500.

Clean out medicine cabinet; drop off Friday

The Hernando County Sheriff's Office will conduct its Operation Medicine Cabinet pharmaceutical collection program from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at the Senior Expo at the Palace Grand, 275 Della Court. The program provides residents a chance to bring unused, unwanted or expired prescriptions, controlled substances and over-the-counter medications for safe disposal. For information, call (352) 754-6830.

BROOKRIDGE

Club cancels Saturday spaghetti dinner

The Brookridge Woman's Club has canceled the spaghetti dinner that was scheduled for Saturday at the clubhouse. For information, or those who have previously purchased tickets, call Judy at (352) 596-8706.

Today's pick

Toddler Time/Storytime preschool programs: Toddler Time (ages 18-35 months) at 10 a.m.; Storytime (ages 3-5 years) at 11 a.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Free. (352) 540-6391.

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