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Nature Coast Festival Singers to stage spring concert


Festival singers Set to stage spring concert

The Nature Coast Festival Singers will present their spring concert at 3 p.m. March 20 at Spring Hill United Methodist Church, 4244 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill; 3 p.m. March 27 at Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee; and 3 p.m. April 3 at First United Methodist Church, 9344 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. The chorus, which includes about 80 voices, will sing classical and contemporary seasonal selections, under the direction of James Urbanski. An offering will be collected to support the Ayer Endowment Fund, which is used to provide scholarships for music education, from elementary through college levels. Call Jackie Kerschbaum at (727) 868-6365.


Work starts on Elgin widening

Construction is scheduled to begin Monday on the widening of Elgin Boulevard. As part of the project to expand the two-lane road to four lanes between Mariner Boulevard and Village Van Gogh, crews will replace water and sewer lines, reconstruct driveways, build sidewalks, add drainage and retention areas and erect a 6-foot vinyl fence. Residents will be notified in advance of any interruptions in utility service, according to a media release from the county. Traffic flow will continue, shifting from one side to the other as construction progresses. Updates on the project will be posted online at

Today's picks

22nd annual Will McLean Music Festival: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. $15; children younger than 12 admitted free. Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, south of Spring Lake. (352) 465-2167.

'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest': An award-winning drama set in a 1950s mental hospital, where a con man seeks institutionalization in order to escape the rigors of a prison work farm. 2 p.m. $15 for adults; $8 for students 17 and under. Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 683-5113.

'Beauty and the Beast Jr.': Notre Dame Catholic School presents its version of the Disney story. 2 p.m. $7 for adults; $5 for students. Eleanor Dempsey Performing Arts Center, 13651 Hays Road, Hudson. (352) 683-0755.

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