Tickets available now for Mother's Day Tea at museum
The Hernando Heritage Museum will have a Mother's Day Tea from 4 to 6 p.m. May 8 at the museum, 601 Museum Court. The theme of the event will be "Victorian Fans." There will be food and entertainment. Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for children 12 and younger. A limited number of tickets are available, and they must be purchased in advance. Call the museum at (352) 799-0129 or Virginia Rusk at (352) 796-5398.
Spring Lake 5K Run is May 29
The Arc Nature Coast's fourth annual Spring Lake 5K Run will be at 8 a.m. May 29 at the Arc grounds, 5283 Neff Lake Road, east of Brooksville. Registration starts at 7 a.m. The event will include the 5K run and a 2-mile fun walk/run. Prizes will be awarded to the first-, second- and third-place winners in various age groups. There will also be a postrace food fest. The entry fee is $25 for the 5K and $20 for the fun walk/run. A T-shirt is guaranteed to everyone who registers by May 10. Preregister online at www.active.com or call (352) 544-2322, ext. 109, send e-mail to email@example.com or visit the website at www.thearc-naturecoast.org.
Event benefits kidney patient
A benefit dinner, silent auction and bingo for Jennifer Medina will take place today at the Ridge Manor Community Center, 34240 Cortez Blvd. Dinner is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; the cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children 12 and younger. Silent auction winners will be announced at 3 p.m. Bingo will start at 5 p.m. Medina, 31, has focal segmental glomerulosclerosis, a rare and incurable kidney disease. She is facing end-stage renal failure and needs a kidney transplant. Call John at (352) 583-4582 or Liz at (813) 727-8086.