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Hernando's Art in the Park needs volunteers


Art in park needs volunteers for weekend event

The Hernando County Fine Arts Council needs volunteers to help out with this weekend's Art in the Park — Art, Crafts and Music Festival, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane. The event includes fine arts and crafts, student art exhibit, a children's art activity zone, food, entertainment and other activities. Volunteers are needed for the hospitality tent, raffle table, exit surveys, Kids Art Zone, parking and program distribution, event maintenance and other areas. Admission to the event is free, but a $1 parking donation is requested. To volunteer, call Sarah at (352) 232-8369.

Serve as example of why to stay in school

The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce is seeking volunteer role models for its Junior Achievement "Diploma See — Economics for Success" program, to inspire eighth-grade students to stay in school. The program will be from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. May 14 at West Hernando Middle School. Training will be offered for participants at two sites this coming Tuesday: 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. at SunTrust Bank, 23 N Main St. (above the drive-through), Brooksville; and 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. at Career Central, 7361 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. For details, contact Carla Hayes at (352) 796-0697 or

Today's meetings

Hernando County Metropolitan Planning Organization Transportation Disadvantaged Local Coordinating Board, 10 a.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.

Hernando County Anti Drug Coalition and Tobacco Free Hernando, 3:30 to 5 p.m., the Harbor, 7074 Grove Road, west of Brooksville.

Today's picks

Brooksville Music Club presents scholarship winners in concert: Noon, Christ Lutheran Church, 475 North Ave. W, Brooksville. Free. (352) 793-5697.

'Getting the Most from Your Irrigation System' class: 10 a.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive. Free. (352) 754-4433.

Hernando's Art in the Park needs volunteers 04/27/10 [Last modified: Tuesday, April 27, 2010 8:58pm]
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