Help for family with ailing child
The Heart of Isaac fundraising team will host a benefit barbecue dinner and silent auction from 5 to 8 p.m. April 13 at First United Methodist Church, 109 S Broad St. Proceeds will benefit the family of 17-month-old Isaac Wetherington, who was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, a congenital heart defect. The defect was also found in his brother, Tekoah, 7. Isaac is the son of Stephanie and Jason Wetherington and the grandson of Eddie and Denise Moen, all of Brooksville. Eddie Moen also has been battling cancer. Tickets for the event are $10. Call Dawn Brook at (352) 232-4791 or Jackie Smith at (352) 848-5288 or email [email protected] Visit isaacsheart.com.
Signal at County Line, Cobblestone
A new traffic signal at County Line Road and Cobblestone Drive will be activated in flash mode Tuesday and will be fully operational on Thursday. The Hernando County Transportation Services Division advises that motorists use caution during the initial activation phase. For information, call (352) 754-4062.
The Hernando County Tourism Bureau is seeking volunteers to staff its booth at the Florida Blueberry Festival May 4-6 in downtown Brooksville. Volunteers must attend a mandatory training session and have a background check. Festival organizers will pay for the background checks. An item in Thursday's edition was incorrect about who pays for the checks. For additional information, call (352) 754-4405.
Nature Coast Festival Singers spring concert: 3 p.m., Spring Hill United Church of Christ, 4244 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. Offering collected. (352) 597-2235.
Concordia Chorus 'Spring Sing': 7 p.m., High Point Community Center, 12249 Club House Road, High Point. Donations accepted. (352) 592-2147.