Tuesday, April 24, 2018
News Roundup

Old-time radio show is today at theater in Spring Hill

SPRING HILL

Old-time radio show will be at theater today

The Hernando Harmonizers men's barbershop chorus and quartets will present a "Barbershop Harmony Extravaganza," an old-time radio show, at 2 p.m. today at Springstead Theater, 3300 Mariner Blvd. The show will include commercials and jingles, news broadcasts and a soap opera, plus a special performance by the Springstead High School Ensemble. Tickets at the door are $15; $12 for students. For information, call (352) 200-7271.

Want a pet? Visit an adopt-a-thon

Home at Last Pet Adoptions will host adopt-a-thons from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. each Saturday through the end of December at Petco, 7223 Coastal Blvd., in the rear of the store. Although the organization specializes in Siamese cats, other cats and kittens will be available. All are spayed or neutered, have had age-appropriate vaccinations, have tested negative for feline leukemia and AIDS, have microchips and have been treated for parasites. Fees vary and are tax deductible. All pets may be viewed online at halpetadoptions.petfinder.com. Requests for specific pets to be brought to an adopt-a-thon may be made, and individual appointments may also be scheduled. Call (352) 476-6832 or send email to [email protected]

BROOKSVILLE

Antiwar group will hold protest

The Nature Coast Coalition for Peace and Justice will have an antiwar demonstration from 10 to 11:30 a.m. today in front of the Civil Air Patrol building, 3151 Air Commerce Blvd., south of Brooksville. The group is opposed to the continued use of American surveillance drones over Iranian airspace, as well as Israel's drone attacks on Palestinians. For more information, call (352) 585-2907.

Elks Lodge to host kids' holiday party

The Brooksville Elks Lodge will host a Children's Christmas Party on Dec. 15 at the lodge, 14494 Cortez Blvd., west of Brooksville. The party is for children from families in need. Assistance is needed in helping provide gifts for the children. A Christmas tree at the lodge has tags with each child's information. Those wishing to help may stop by the lodge, take a tag and purchase an appropriate gift, valued at between $10 and $12. For more information, call Angie Balderson at (352) 585-2730 or Norma McQuillan at (352) 678-9192.

Today's picks

Senior Appreciation Day: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Access Healthcare, 5350 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 688-8116.

Community Fall Fair: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Central High School, 14075 Ken Austin Parkway, west of Brooksville.

Brookridge Good Times Line Dance Social: 6:30-9:30 p.m., Brookridge Clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St., Brookridge. $5. (352) 397-6088.

'Beyond Therapy': 8 p.m., Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $12. (352) 683-5113. stagewest.net.

Live Oak Theatre presents 'Take It Easy': 8 p.m., Bridge Christian Life Center, 7279 Pinehurst Drive, Spring Hill. $15; $5 for children 13 and younger. (352) 593-0027. liveoaktheatre.org.

Hernando deaths

Detailed obituaries are published in Section B.

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