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Friends of retiring Hernando parks manager Pat Fagan to honor him Friday

BROOKSVILLE

Friends of Pat Fagan to honor him Friday

Friends of Pat Fagan will honor him, starting at 5 p.m. Friday at Beef O'Brady's, 7601 Horse Lake Road.

After more than 30 years of public service, Fagan, who is the Hernando County Parks and Recreation manager, is retiring. The public is invited. For information, call (352) 540-6780.

SPRING HILL/BROOKSVILLE

Property Appraiser's Office open half day

The Hernando County Property Appraiser's Office will be closed from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday for training purposes.

The offices are at the Hernando County Government Center, Room 463, 20 N Main St., Brooksville; and the Westside Government Center, 7509 and 7525 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Call (352) 754-4190.

SPRING HILL

Personal history, job search classes offered

The county Public Library System will offer these programs at the Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive:

• "Writing Your Personal History" workshop, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. April 7. Participants will get ideas and tips on how to get started on writing about their life experiences. There is no cost, but seating is limited and reservations are a must. Call (352) 540-6392.

• "Job Search Basics" program, 9:30 a.m. April 21. Topics include how to use the Internet to hunt for employment, locate books in the library to help prepare for an interview, and write resumes and cover letters using the library's computers. Also, the class will present advice on filling out online applications, locating employment information on a web page, and replying to a Craig's List want ad. Registration is a must as the class is limited to 11 participants. Call (352) 540-6374.

WEEKI WACHEE

Cruise-in, Beach Ball April 9 at state park

Habitat for Humanity of Hernando County will present the annual Beach Ball and Cruise-In April 9 at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, 6131 Commercial Way.

The car cruise-in will be from 4 to 6 p.m., and the ball from 6 to 10 p.m., which includes dinner, a silent auction, contests, games, music and dancing.

General admission tickets are $30 and VIP tickets are $50 (VIP tickets include wine tasting, unlimited soda and a wait staff to serve you). Guests can enter for a chance to win $25,000 cash (must be present to win).

For information, visit the website at habitatbeachball.org or call (352) 754-1159.

COUNTYWIDE

AARP driver safety class locations in April

The AARP Driver Safety Program classes will be offered at these locations in April. This is a six-hour class that costs $12 for AARP members and $14 for nonmembers (members must bring their AARP cards):

• 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. April 6 and 13, Suite 120 of the Medical Arts Building at Brooksville Enrichment Center at Brooksville Regional Hospital, 17222 Hospital Blvd. Call (352) 592-1057 to register.

• 1 to 4 p.m. April 8 and 15, Spring Hill Enrichment Center, Suite 105, Medical Arts Building at Spring Hill Regional Hospital, 10441 Quality Drive. Call (352) 799-3370 to register.

• 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 16, Brookridge Clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St., Brookridge. Call (352) 666-2246 to register.

• 9 a.m. to noon April 20 and 27, Brooksville Enrichment Center. Call (352) 666-2246 to register.

Friends of retiring Hernando parks manager Pat Fagan to honor him Friday 03/23/11 [Last modified: Wednesday, March 23, 2011 6:48pm]
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