Sunday, May 27, 2018
News Roundup

Hernando briefs: Volunteer opportunities available at Oak Hill Hospital in Spring Hill

VOLUNTEER AT HOSPITAL: The Oak Hill Hospital Volunteer Association has volunteer opportunities available. In particular, the new North Tower will be opening soon, and there is a need for volunteers to work in this newly expanded area.

Volunteer hours are offered in three shifts: mornings, afternoons and evenings. The hospital is at 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. For information, call (352) 597-3038.

CHRISTMAS FEST: First United Methodist Church of Spring Hill invites area residents to its Community Christmas Festival from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the church, 9344 Spring Hill Drive.

The event will include a pancake breakfast, eye exams, health screenings, face painting and games — all at no cost. Photos with Santa will be available for $1.

Reservations are required for the pancake breakfast.

Call (352) 683-2600, ext. 0, or send email to [email protected]

LEARN CPR: A CPR/automated external defibrillator class will be offered at 6 p.m. Jan. 10 at the Brooksville Enrichment Center, Suite 120, in the Medical Arts Building at Brooksville Regional Hospital, 17222 Hospital Blvd., west of Brooksville.

The class will be offered again Jan. 24.

The course meets the guidelines of the American Heart Association and the American Safety and Health Institute. It is designed for professional health care providers, but anyone may participate.

The cost is $20.

Upon completion of the course, students will receive a two-year certification card. Seating is limited; reservations are required.

Call Bob Kanner at (352) 597-8875.

PAVERS FOR 9/11 MEMORIAL: The Fire Department New York Retirees of Spring Hill are selling brick pavers for the 9/11 memorial on the grounds at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive, Spring Hill.

The memorial is in front of the post and adjacent to the World War I and World War II memorial site, across from the proposed Korean War and Vietnam War memorial site.

The cost is $50 for an engraved brick paver. Each paver includes four lines, with 16 characters per line, for engraving.

Checks or money orders should be made out to the 9-11-2001 Memorial Fund and mailed to P.O. Box 343, Brooksville, FL 34601.

For information, call Joe Holland at (352) 686-4401.

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