Group to serve free meals, but needs help, too
People Helping People of Hernando will serve free meals to people in need from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Hernando County Senior Citizens Club, 7925 Rhanbuoy Road. People Helping People is a local interfaith nonprofit organization. The group is in need of volunteers and donations. The group is planning to serve meals weekly starting in July. PHP also provides free clothing, groceries and resource materials to those in need. For information, call (352) 686-4466. Checks can be mailed to People Helping People, P.O. Box 6182, Spring Hill, FL 34611.
Tea party chapter hosts meet, greet
The Spring Hill Chapter of the Hernando County tea party will host a "Meet and Greet" at 6 p.m. Tuesday at 50/50 Consignment Shop, 1403 Kass Circle. This is a nonprofit, grass roots organization that is not affiliated with any political party and does not endorse any candidates. All those interested are welcome. For information, call Debra at (352) 610-4436 or (352) 666-2903, or visit the website at hernandocountyteaparty.ning.com.
Barbecue, dance planned at church
The St. Frances Cabrini Knights of Columbus will host a Summer Fun Bar-B-Q Buffet and Dance from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, 5030 Mariner Blvd. Music will be provided by Larry Greer, who will sing songs from the 1950s through the present. The menu includes pulled pork and chicken, beef brisket, ham, barbecued beans, potato salad, coleslaw, dessert, coffee, soda and water. Guests can bring their own beverages. Tickets are $12.50. Call (352) 683-9666 or (352) 686-9767.
Volunteers sought for oil spill help
The United Way of Hernando County is working with the Hernando County Sheriff's Office Emergency Management Section on training volunteers to be available if and when the need arises for assistance with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Those wishing to be added to the disaster volunteer list can register on the United Way website at unitedwayhernando.net. Volunteers will be contacted based on the opportunities that are available and their level of training. Training opportunities will be announced on the website and in newspapers as they become available. For information, call (352) 688-2026.
Florida Library Youth Program presents Jiggleman: 10:15-11:15 a.m. Spring Hill Branch Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Geared for ages 5-12. Free. (352) 540-6391.