Housing agency to reopen at new location
The Hernando County Housing Authority office will be closed today and Friday, and will reopen Monday at its new location at 1661 Blaise Drive. The office will be in the same building as the Hernando County Development Services Department, off Truck Bypass 50 (across the road from the Sheriff's office). For information, call (352) 754-4160.
Sheriff's bowling event is July 18
The Hernando County Sheriff's Office will host the ninth annual Bowling Extravaganza July 18 at Spring Hill Lanes, 3447 Commercial Way. Registration begins at noon and bowling starts at 1 p.m. The entry fee is $150 for a lane sponsorship and a team of four bowlers, $100 for a lane sponsorship only, $75 for a team only and $20 for individual bowlers. The deadline for sponsorships is July 2. For information or registration forms, visit www.hcso.hernando.fl.us or call (352) 754-6830, ext. 53671.
Seminar to focus on fibromyalgia
A free workshop, "Causes and Treatments for Fibromyalgia," will be offered from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive. The seminar is for those diagnosed with fibromyalgia or who are suffering from pain, fatigue, problems sleeping, depression or irritable bowel syndrome. There will be discussion on a new noninvasive treatment. The speaker is Mary Bristow, doctor of Oriental medicine, of the Foundation for Wellness Professionals. Reservations are required. Call (352) 799-1882.
Workshops tackle county budget
Hernando County Administrator David Hamilton will host the remainder of his budget workshops/meetings at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 10470 Spring Hill Drive; 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Coast Guard Auxiliary, 4340 Calienta St., Hernando Beach; and 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Commission Chambers at the Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville. The 2010 and 2011 Hernando government biennial budget will be discussed. Residents are encouraged to give their thoughts about their priorities for county government services. Call Brenda Frazier at (352) 540-6780. The hearing impaired can call toll-free, 1-800-676-3777.
Hernando County Metropolitan Planning Organization's Transit Technical Committee, 2 p.m., Planning Department, Room 261, Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.
Florida Library Youth Program presents Balloon Storyteller: 10:15 a.m., West Hernando/Staffordene T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. For children ages 5-12. Free. (352) 540-6391.
Library to show 'Iron Man': 2 p.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive. Rated PG-13. Free. (352) 540-6391.