Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Hernando Harmonizers holding concert to honor veterans

Spring Hill

Singing group to honor vets in concert

The Hernando Harmonizers will present the Barbershop Harmony Extravaganza "Salute to Our Veterans" at 2 p.m. Nov. 7 at Northcliffe Baptist Church, 10515 Northcliffe Blvd. The show will include dramatic audio and visual pieces accompanying the men's barbershop chorus and its three quartets. The show will include special guests, the Suncoast Harmony Chorus, a women's barbershop chorus and its quartets. Veterans from all military branches will appear on stage. Advance tickets are $12 for adults, $6 for students; at the door tickets will be $15 for adults, $8 for students. For tickets, call (352) 200-7271. For information, call (352) 277-3120.

'War of Worlds' reading coming up

Tickets are available for the Readers Theater presentation of Orson Welles' War of the Worlds, with two shows at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the Forum at Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd. Tickets are $5 each. Call (352) 683-5113.

Hospice to host memorial services

HPH Hospice will host Time for Remembrance services at 2 and 6 p.m. Nov. 4 at HPH, 12260 Cortez Blvd. These are outdoor services conducted under a canopy. Each one-hour, nondenominational service will be led by hospice chaplains and bereavement counselors and will include music, readings and Native American rituals. Children are welcome. Visit www.hph-hospice.org or call toll-free 1-800-486-8784.

Kids choir helping out those in need

The Children's Choir at Spring Hill Baptist Church will present a musical performance at 7 p.m. Friday in the church sanctuary, 3140 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. The free performance will be about Operation Christmas Child, a program to benefit children in crisis areas around the world. Wrapped shoebox props used during the performance will be passed out at the end of the show to those willing to fill them with small gifts and return them to the church. The church, which is the drop-off center for the program in Hernando County, will be collecting the shoeboxes beginning in November. For information, contact choir director Lisa Foster at (352) 428-1570.

Today's picks

Men's Auxiliary serving breakfast: 9 a.m.-noon, VFW Post 9236, 3435 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach. $6. (352) 596-9236.

Charity breakfast for Alzheimer's Family Organization: 8-11 a.m., Spring Hill Moose Family Center, 5214 Mariner Blvd. $5 for youth and adults, free for ages 5 and younger.

Breast Cancer 3-Day car wash fundraiser: 9 a.m. to noon, Pit Stop, 4279 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill.

Car and bike show:Noon-4 p.m., VFW Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive, Spring Hill.

Springstead High School chorus department presents "Broadway Spectacular:" 2 p.m., Springstead Theater, 3300 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. $6 at the door.

Hernando Harmonizers holding concert to honor veterans 10/24/09 [Last modified: Saturday, October 24, 2009 8:56pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Bucs' Doug Martin relying on strength from drug rehab to power his return

    Bucs

    TAMPA — He would not talk about the drug he abused. He would not identify the rehab facility he entered in January or how long he was there.

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin participates in an "open OTA practice" at One Buc Place, the team's training facility, in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.
  2. NCAA: Former USF basketball assistant gave improper benefits

    Colleges

    TAMPA — Former USF men's basketball assistant coach Oliver Antigua provided impermissible benefits, including lodging at his home, for two prospective student-athletes while they received on-campus tutoring, according to findings reported to the school by the NCAA.

  3. Assault charge may not sway voters in Montana election (w/video)

    Nation

    BOZEMAN, Mont. — Republican multimillionaire Greg Gianforte won Montana's only U.S. House seat on Thursday despite being charged a day earlier with assault after witnesses said he grabbed a reporter by the neck and threw him to the ground.

    People fill out ballots for the special election to fill Montana's only U.S. House seat at the Montana Pavilion at MetraPark on Thursday in Billings, Mont. [Associated Press]
  4. Quiet college dropout turned bomber: Who was Salman Abedi?

    World

    LONDON — He was quiet and withdrawn, a college dropout who liked soccer — and, some say, showed alarming signs of being radicalized years before he walked into a pop concert at Britain's Manchester Arena and detonated a powerful bomb, killing himself and 22 others.

    Salman Abedi was identified by British authorities as the man behind Monday’s attack.
  5. Soldiers launch attacks in besieged Philippine city

    World

    MARAWI, Philippines — Backed by tanks and rocket-firing helicopters, Philippine troops launched "precision attacks" Thursday to clear extremists linked to the Islamic State group from a city that has been under siege since a raid that failed to capture one of Asia's most-wanted militants.

    Soldiers fire at enemy positions Thursday while trying to clear the city of Marawi, Philippines, of armed militants.