Christmas show Features songs, treats, St. Nick
The Hernando Hills Hi-Lites Christmas Show takes place at 7 tonight at Mariner United Methodist Church, 7079 Mariner Blvd. Chorus members will be dressed as Christmas toys during the first half of the show and will sing traditional and contemporary Christmas songs. By popular request, the chorus will perform the comical rendition of Seven Days After Christmas. The D'Lites Quartet and special guests will be featured. St. Nick will pass out goodies to patrons. There will be door prizes, and a gift basket will be raffled. After the show, guests may meet the Hi-Lites and snack on cookies and Christmas treats in the foyer. Santa will be available for pictures. $12 for adults, $6 for students, free for children 3 and younger. For information, call (352) 686-4122.
Wine tasting today helps Dawn Center
A wine-tasting event to benefit the Dawn Center will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Strong Tower Winery, 17810 Forge Drive, south of County Line Road. The event will include wine tasting, hors d'oeuvres, door prizes and raffles. After the tasting, Strong Tower wines will be available by the glass or bottle for purchase. Tickets to the event are $10 and will be available at the door. For information, call the Dawn Center at (352) 684-7191, Patt Grasham at (352) 200-4778, or Strong Tower at (352) 799-7612, or go to strongtowervineyard.com.
Hernando County Value Adjustment Board, special magistrate hearing, 8:30 a.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.
Hernando County Fine Arts Council Winter Gala and 'What the Dickens Happened to Scrooge' premiere: 6:30 p.m., Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $10. (352) 683-5113 or (352) 754-4788.
'Illuminations' Christmas Light Show: Dusk-9 p.m., Springstead High School, 3300 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. $5 admission, or $3 and an unwrapped toy or nonperishable food item. (352) 797-7010, ext. 251.
Springstead High School presents 'Annie': 7:30 p.m., Springstead Theater, 3300 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. Tickets are $10 for adults, $6 for students; all seats reserved. (352) 476-9086. shstickets.com.