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Hernando County Master Gardeners cancel annual Spring Plant Sale


Master Gardeners cancel plant sale

The Hernando County Master Gardeners have canceled the annual Spring Plant Sale that was scheduled for April 25.

A limited plant stock is available for purchase at the Master Gardener Nursery at the Hernando County Cooperative Extension Service, 19490 Oliver St. The office is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.

A Fall Plant Sale is planned for 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 24. For information, call (352) 754-4433.

Autism Awareness Walk is April 25

Special Students of Hernando will host the 2009 Hernando County Autism Awareness Walk from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 25 at Central High School, 14075 Ken Austin Parkway.

This is a family event that will include music, games, face painting and food.

Vendor spaces are also available.

Preregistration, vendor details and other information is available online at www.hernando or by calling Special Students of Hernando at (352) 232-1239.


Two groups to meet at Deltona Elementary

Deltona Elementary School's Title I Committee will meet at 5 p.m. and its Student Advisory Council at 5:30 p.m. Monday, both in the school media center, 2055 Deltona Blvd.

For information, call (352) 797-7040, ext. 248.


City board, council to celebrate Arbor Day

The city of Brooksville's Beautification Board and members of the City Council will host the 20th annual Arbor Day Celebration at 10 a.m. April 24 at City Hall, 201 Howell Ave.

Also participating will be students and faculty from Hernando Christian Academy. Representatives from local agencies and businesses will be on hand to provide insight on choosing the proper trees for this region, and how to care and maintain them. Participants include Green Line Co., the Hernando County Cooperative Extension Service, the Florida Division of Forestry and Progress Energy.

The celebration will conclude when students, with the help of city staff, plant trees donated by Stewart's Tree Service at the entrance to City Hall.

For information, call Lindsay Morgan at (352) 540-3810 or Sally Sperling at (352) 797-7070.

Hernando County Master Gardeners cancel annual Spring Plant Sale 04/16/09 [Last modified: Thursday, April 16, 2009 7:47pm]
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