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Hernando County District Science and Engineering Fair looking for volunteers


Science fair looking for volunteers

Volunteers are needed for the Hernando County District Science and Engineering Fair, which will be from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 18 at the Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 S Broad St. Projects are from students in grades 6-12 from throughout the Hernando County School District. Welcome are individuals with strong interests in botany, animal sciences, behavioral sciences, engineering, medicine/health or environmental studies. Also, monetary donations are needed to help support the student awards program. Contact Colleen Doulk at or call (352) 797-7024, ext. 301.

Banquet recognizes election supervisor

The Black History Month Recognition Banquet will be at 8 p.m. Feb. 20 at the Lorenzo Hamilton Community Center at Kennedy Park, 899 Kennedy Blvd. The annual celebration is designed recognize and honor a black Hernando County native of note for outstanding accomplishments. This year's honoree will be Annie D. Williams, Hernando County Supervisor of Elections. Tickets to the event are $12 each. Call (352) 688-2861.


Hospice to offer Alzheimer's class

HPH Hospice and the Alzheimer's Association will host a five-week series for individuals caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease or those who anticipate being in the position of caring for someone with the disease. The program will be from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Feb. 10 to March 10, at the HPH team office, 12260 Cortez Blvd. There is no cost, but space is limited and advance registration is required. Call Janet Clymer at (352) 597-1882.

Today's picks

American Cancer Society's annual Cattle Barons' Ball: 6 p.m., Palace Grand, 275 Della Court, Spring Hill. The theme is "Stetsons and Stilettos." $100 per person. (352) 686-8979, (352) 597-6331 or (352) 799-6000.

Brookridge Social Dance hosts Valentine's Dance: 7:30-10:30 p.m., Brookridge Clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St., west of Brooksville. $5 at the door. (352) 597-0723.

Country Gospel Jam: 2-5 p.m., Faith Fellowship Church, fellowship hall, 19255 Campground Road, off Cobb Road, Brooksville. (352) 796-6589.

Hernando County Philippine-American Association Pre-Valentine's Day Dinner-Dance: 6:30-11:30 p.m., SNPJ/Suncoast Dance and Party Center, 13383 County Line Road, Spring Hill. $15. (352) 848-1031, (352) 666-5381 or (352) 684-7464.

Sons of Italy, Nature Coast Lodge 2502 annual scholarship dinner-dance: 6-10:30 p.m., Hernando County Senior Citizens Club, 7925 Rhanbuoy Road, Spring Hill. $19. (352) 597-3727.

Southeast Area rally of the Family Motor Coach Association: 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Hernando County Airport, off Broad Street, south of Brooksville. $7; children 12 and younger admitted free. (352) 796-0154.

Hernando County District Science and Engineering Fair looking for volunteers 02/05/10 [Last modified: Friday, February 5, 2010 9:33pm]
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