Old West show to aid community center
Tickets are available for the Old West 1880s "Bordello of the Damned" mystery dinner show, a fundraiser that will be at 5 p.m. April 26 at the Masaryktown Community Center, 539 Lincoln Ave. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 each, which includes dinner, dessert and the show. There will be a cash bar and a costume contest. Funds raised will benefit the playground at the community center. Tickets are limited and can be purchased from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekdays and Saturdays at the Masaryktown Post Office on Broad Street, or call Becky at (352) 397-3758.
Countywide Volunteer aides sought
The United Way of Hernando County needs 10 lead volunteer coordinators to meet the growing needs of the Volunteer Reception Center, which is activated as a central location for volunteers when an emergency is declared in the community. Those interested can attend an informational meeting at 2 p.m. April 21 at Cortez Community Bank, 13080 Spring Hill Drive (at Linden Drive), Spring Hill. For information, call the United Way at (352) 688-2026 or visit www.united wayhernando.com.
BROOKSVILLE Veterans will be honored
Brooksville Elks Lodge 2582 invites all Purple Heart veterans to a luncheon that will be held in their honor at 2 p.m. April 26 at the lodge, 14494 Cortez Blvd., west of Brooksville. Spouses or significant others are welcome. Those wishing to attend are asked to RSVP by April 23 to Gail at (352) 799-4464 or Kathy at (352) 796-7083.
JB Bowles, co-founder of the Hernando Employment and Training Association, was incorrectly quoted in an item in Sunday's Times. Bowles' comment was: "They're used to cutting wood and building homes. Now, they'll cut metal and build ships.''
Hernando County Commission, 9 a.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville. Televised on Bright House Ch. 622.
Toddlers Learn and Play: 10:30 a.m.-noon, Jerome Brown Community Center, 99 Jerome Brown Place, off Darby Lane, Brooksville. For ages 2-5. $3. (352) 540-3835.
Fit N Fun 4 Kids: 4:30-5:30 p.m., Jerome Brown Community Center, 99 Jerome Brown Place, off Darby Lane, Brooksville. For youth ages 7 to 14. Free. (352) 540-3835.
Detailed obituaries are published in Section B.