Men's chorus will usher in concert series
The Tampa Bay Heralds of Harmony will kick off the 2012-13 Community Performing Arts Concert Series with concerts at 2 and 7 p.m. Nov. 3 at Mariner United Methodist Church, 7079 Mariner Blvd. This is a men's semi-professional a cappella chorus that performs barbershop-style, and has been entertaining Florida audiences since 1945. A limited number of free tickets are available on a first come, first served basis. Tickets must be picked up at the church office. For information, call (352) 544-1068.
Kennel Club to host show, rally
The Hernando County Kennel Club will host its annual dog show and obedience and rally trial Nov. 10 and 11 at Florida Classic Park, 5360 Lockhart Road, east of Brooksville. Visitors may talk to instructors, trainers and breeders, as well as watch a conformation competition with many different breeds of purebred dogs. There will also be an obedience competition and rally trial. There is also an obedience competition and a rally trial. Rally trials require dog and handler to go through a laid-out track and follow the commands on signs along the way. Admission is free. The park charges a $5 parking fee. For information, call (352) 666-1932.
Road dedication for slain soldier
The Hernando County Commission will hold a ceremony at 11 a.m. Monday to dedicate Yontz Road, from Howell Avenue to Cobb Road, to Army Spc. Clarence Williams III. Williams was killed July 8 when his armored vehicle hit a roadside bomb in Afghanistan. The dedication and sign unveiling will be at the corner of Yontz and Howell. For information, call (352) 540-6780.
NAACP Aviation Day for youth: 9 a.m.-noon, Jet ICU, 2561 Rescue Way, south of Brooksville. For youth ages 12 to 16. Free. (352) 428-0477.
Ethnic Festival: Noon-10 p.m., St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 13485 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Free admission, parking; $20 ride armbands. (352) 688-0663.
Hernando Youth Orchestra fall concert: Noon, Brooksville Woman's Club, 131 S Main St., Brooksville. (352) 346-1516.
Hernando County NAACP 2012 Freedom Fund Luncheon: Noon, Jet ICU, 2561 Rescue Way, south of Brooksville. $50. (352) 428-0477, (352) 686-8602.
Miss Hernando Pageant: 1 p.m., Atria Evergreen Woods, 7030 Evergreen Woods Trail, Spring Hill. Spectator admission is free. (352) 256-9959.
Barktober Fest: 1-6 p.m., Rotary Centennial Park, 10375 Sandlor St., Spring Hill. Free admission, $1 parking. (352) 403-3632.
Halloween Harvest Festival: 6-10 p.m., Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Brooksville. Free parking, admission. (352) 754-4031.
Wild n' Wicked Nights: 7-11 p.m., Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, 6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee. $8; $4 for ages 6 to 12, and free ages 5 and younger. (352) 592-5656. weekiwachee.com.
Adult Masquerade Ball: 9 p.m.-midnight, Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Brooksville. $10. (352) 754-4031.