Friday, April 20, 2018
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Fundraiser will benefit American Cancer Society's Brooksville Relay for Life

PANCAKE BREAKFAST, YARD SALE FUNDRAISER: A pancake breakfast and yard sale fundraiser will take place Saturday at Beef 'O' Brady's, 7601 Horse Lake Road, Brooksville. The breakfast will be from 8 to 11 a.m., and the sale will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Tickets for the breakfast are $5. Proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society's Brooksville Relay for Life. For more information, call Janie Wiley at (352) 796-1011.

MICROSOFT OFFICE SERIES FOR SENIORS: Pasco-Hernando Community College's Encore Academy will offer a series of Microsoft Office workshops from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, March 7 to 28, at the Spring Hill Campus, 450 Beverly Court:

• Introduction to Microsoft Office, March 7. This workshop will introduce the changes that have been made to the program since the first version in 2003, including the new user interface ribbon, where to find commands, and updates to the 2010 version. An overview of several MS Office programs will be presented.

• Microsoft Word, March 14. Learn to create, save and revise documents by utilizing fonts, formats and cutting and pasting. The use of color and graphics will also be explored. Although designed for beginners, Microsoft Office 2007 includes updates from previous versions of the program that experienced users may find useful.

• Microsoft Excel, March 21. This is an electronic spreadsheet program that facilitates production of professional documents that perform calculations rapidly and accurately. The introductory workshop will cover entering and editing data, creating and editing formulas, and using predefined functions such as AutoSum, Average, Min, Max and Count.

• Microsoft PowerPoint, March 28. PowerPoint allows users to create and modify sophisticated presentations. Students will create simple on-screen presentations, insert text and objects, use proofing tools, and modify by rearranging, copying and deleting slides.

All workshops are open to the community; membership in the Encore Academy is not required. The registration fee is $18 per workshop. Visit phcc.edu/encore or call toll-free 1-877-879-7422.

CARWASH BENEFIT FOR RELAY FOR LIFE: Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union will host a carwash from 9 a.m. to noon March 10 in the parking lot at 4176 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill.

There will be a minimum donation of $3 for cars and $5 for SUVs, trucks and vans. Proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. For more information, send email to [email protected]

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