Group's free Sunday dinner served at new site
Love Your Neighbor has changed the location of the free weekly dinners. Free meals will be served to the needy and hungry from 2 to 4 p.m. Sundays at First United Methodist Church, 109 S Broad St. The group's food pantry will not be available next week, but will reopen Dec. 13, with Behind the Stone Ministries providing an RV to distribute groceries. For information, call (352) 428-9434.
Hurry if you want to join the parade
Today is the deadline to submit entries to participate in the 35th annual Brooksville Christmas Parade, which will be downtown on Dec. 12. This year's theme is "Christmas on Main Street." The annual event, sponsored by Brooksville Kiwanis and the city of Brooksville, will start at 10 a.m. and end about 12:30 p.m. For entry fees and rules, visit kiwanisclubofbrooksville.org or call Ron Wheeles at (352) 585-2021.
Christmas on Main Street/Courthouse Christmas Tree Lighting Program: 6:30-7:30 p.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville. (352) 754-4000.
Fall Celebration of Poetry: 7-9 p.m. Pasco-Hernando Community College North Campus, 11415 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Brooksville. (352) 797-5132 or (352) 797-5109.
Festival of Trees: 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Heffernan Hall, St. Anthony Catholic Church, 20428 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville.
Hernando County Fine Arts Council's Winter Gala fundraiser: 7 p.m., Rogers' Christmas House Village, 103 S Saxon Ave., Brooksville. Tickets are $20 each or $30 for two. (352) 754-4788.
Stage West Golden Revue Gala Holiday Cruise: 8 p.m., 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $10. (352) 683-5113.
Withlacoochee Rockhounds' 35th annual Gem, Mineral and Jewelry Show: 9 a.m.- 5 p.m., SNPJ Hall, 13383 County Line Road, Spring Hill. $3 for adults, $1 for teenagers, free for children 12 and younger.