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Mental health seminar seeks advertisers

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Mental health seminar seeks advertisers

Advertising is available in the National Association on Mental Illness/NAMI Hernando's souvenir advertising journal for the 16th annual Mental Health Seminar that will be at 1 p.m. May 16 at Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee. The cost is $100 for a full-page ad (81/2 by 11 inches), $50 for a half page, $25 for a quarter page, $15 for a business card and $10 for a booster ad. Pledge forms and payment must be received by May 4. For a form or information, call (352) 683-1350. This year's Mental Health Seminar will include local dignitaries and experts who will speak on mental health issues relevant to Hernando County.

SPRING HILL Line dancing lessons end for the season

The weekly beginner line dancing class at the SNPJ/Suncoast Dance Center, 13383 County Line Road, will offer its last lesson at 1:30 p.m. May 6. The cost is $3. The Wednesday afternoon lessons will resume Nov. 4. For information, call (352) 683-1232.

BROOKSVILLE Show off baseball skills at competition

The Aquafina Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit and Run Competition will be at 1:30 p.m. today at Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane. The event is an official skills competition of Major League Baseball. Competitors are divided into four age divisions — 7-8, 9-10, 11-12 and 13-14 — that will compete for a chance to advance through four levels of competition, including team championships at major league ballparks and the national finals at the 2009 MLB All-Star Game in St. Louis. All participants must bring a copy of their birth certificate and fill out a registration/waiver form before the start of the competition. Call (352) 540-3835.

Today's picks

Hernando Symphony Orchestra concert: 2 p.m., Springstead Theater, 3300 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. $12. (352) 597-9555.

Old West 1880s 'Bordello of the Damned' mystery dinner show: 5 p.m., Masaryktown Community Center, 539 Lincoln Ave. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Tickets are $15. Becky, (352) 397-3758.

Stage West presents 'Driving Miss Daisy': 2 p.m., Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $10, reserved seating. (352) 683-5113.

Mental health seminar seeks advertisers 04/25/09 [Last modified: Saturday, April 25, 2009 11:56am]
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