BROOKSVILLE/ SPRING HILL
Hernando County magnet schools plan orientations
Hernando County's magnet schools will conduct orientation meetings for potential enrollment for the 2011-12 academic year. Orientations for Chocachatti Elementary School will be at 6 p.m. Thursday and Nov. 17 at the school, 4135 California St., Brooksville. Call (352) 797-7067. Orientation for Challenger K-8 will be at 5 and 6 p.m. Nov. 10 at the school, 13400 Elgin Blvd., Spring Hill. Call (352) 797-7024. An orientation for both Chocachatti and Challenger will be offered at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 30 at Moton Elementary School, 7175 Emerson Road, Brooksville. Orientations for Nature Coast Technical High School will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday and Nov. 18. Call (352) 797-7088.
Club collecting new, used books for kids
Brooksville Woman's Club is accepting donations of new and used children's books at the clubhouse, 131 S Main St., at noon today or at 10 a.m. Nov. 17. Call Betty Ann McLaren at (352) 666-9433.
Southwest Florida Water Management District, workshop on proposed minimum flows and levels for the upper and middle Withlacoochee River, 9 a.m., district headquarters, 2379 Broad St., south of Brooksville.
Hernando County Port Authority, 7 p.m., Linda Pedersen Park at Jenkins Creek, 6340 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach.
Alzheimer's Common Sense Caregiving workshop: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Career Central, 7361 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 345-6270 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hospital Auxiliary gifts and jewelry sale fundraiser: 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Spring Hill Regional Hospital, 10461 Quality Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 666-8755.
'Native Plants for Sunny and Shady Areas' horticulture class: 10 a.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Free. (352) 540-6230.