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Learn to dive at YMCA's summer scuba classes


Learn to dive at YMCA's summer scuba classes

The Hernando County Family YMCA will offer two sessions of scuba lessons for anyone ages 12 and older. The first will be from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, July 1 to 17, at the YMCA, 1300 Mariner Blvd. The other is a special summer course that will be 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. July 7 to 9 at the Y, along with two open water dives from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 10 and 11 in the Gulf of Mexico or on Rainbow River. The cost for either program is $120 for YMCA facility and program members and $140 for nonmembers, payable to the YMCA; there is a $60 fee payable to the instructor for use of scuba equipment. Participants must have a mask, fins and snorkel. Open water dives on July 10 and 11 are $20 per day. Call 688-9622.


Wine and cheese to celebrate artist

A free wine and cheese reception for artist Marilyn Clifford will be from 7 to 9 p.m. July 2 at Easy Street Home Decor, 838 E Jefferson St. Clifford, from Reading, Pa., has a master's degree in textiles and clothing from Cornell University, where she also minored in fine art. She taught for 25 years before retiring to Spring Hill in 1993 and returning to her love of painting. For information, call Easy Street Home Decor at 848-0177 or go to

Today's picks

Lake House Cabaret: 7-10 p.m., Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Ave., Spring Hill. Tickets are $25 at the door, if available. 666-4746.

Library hosts Teen Game Day: 2-4 p.m., West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. For ages 12 to 17. Free. 540-6391.

Live and Let Die, the Paul McCartney Experience: Doors open at 7 p.m., showtime is 8 p.m., VFW Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive, Spring Hill. Tickets are $15 each. 796-0398 or 684-3094.

Hernando deaths

Agotta, Sheila

Dewald, Simon

DiViccaro, Teresa M.

Egbert, Vera A.

Jacobs, Evelyn L.

Lloyd, Virginia "Ginny"

McNamara, Norman

Richardson, Terry Anne

Rogers, Frank E. Jr.

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