'Glitz and Glam' show TO benefit nonprofit is June 3 at VFW post
Gifts from Home will present "A Night of Glitz and Glam featuring Kings, Queens and In-Betweens" at 7 p.m. June 3 at VFW Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive. Doors open at 6 p.m. The show will feature Madam Diva Divine, Kamden Cass and other performers, including a surprise guest. Guests are also encouraged to dress in drag; a prize will be awarded for the best-dressed "king" or "queen" from the audience. Tickets are $13 in advance and $15 at the door. Guests who bring an item to send to troops serving overseas will receive a ticket for a special drawing. Proceeds will benefit Gifts from Home, a nonprofit organization that sends care packages to troops in Afghanistan. For tickets, stop by the VFW or call (352) 684-4185.
Cheer camp for children is June 8-9 at Springstead
A Little Eagles Cheer Camp will be offered June 8 and 9 in the gymnasium at Springstead High School, 3300 Mariner Blvd. The camp will take place from 9 a.m. to noon for students who are completing kindergarten through second grade and from noon to 3 p.m. for students completing third through fifth grades. Participants will learn basic cheerleading skills, including motions, jumps, a cheer, a dance and simple stunts to perform for their families and friends at pickup on June 9. The cost is $35, which includes a T-shirt and pom-poms. For more information or to register, contact Heather Olejniczak, head coach for the Springstead Cheer and Stunt Team, at (352) 232-1169 or [email protected]
Enjoy an evening of food and skating tonight
An Eat and Skate fundraiser for the Team Florida Inline Speed Team is from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Rainbow Rollerland, 1125 W Jefferson St. The cost is $5 per person, which includes three hours of skating and a dinner of a cheeseburger, baked beans, chips and a drink. For more information, call (352) 796-0040.
VFW Post 9236 breakfast: 9-11:30 a.m., VFW Post 9236, 3435 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach. $7. (352) 596-9236.
Former mermaid performance: Noon and 2 p.m. shows, Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, 6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee. $13; $8 for ages 6 to 12; free for age 5 and younger. (352) 592-5656.
Hernando Jazz Society concert: 2 p.m., Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $12 at the door. (352) 683-5113, (352) 799-9690.
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