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Out and about: Two Easter egg hunts scheduled Saturday

Foot-stomping fun

The annual Florida Old Time Music Championship kicks off from 7 p.m. to midnight today and continues from 10 a.m. to midnight Saturday at the Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road. The event includes workshops, music demonstrations and competition in harmonica, Autoharp, fiddle, mandolin and more. Admission is $5 today, $10 on Saturday or $15 for both days. Children 12 and younger admitted free. Camping available. For information, call (813) 991-4774 or (352) 588-4734.

This week

Pre-Easter fun: Two Easter egg hunts and family activities are planned for Saturday. In Spring Hill, an egg hunt is scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon at Northcliffe Baptist Church, 10515 Northcliffe Blvd. The event includes a petting zoo, face painting and balloons. For information, call (352) 683-5882 or visit the Web site northcliffeonline.org. In Brooksville, the Kiwanis Club of Brooksville egg hunt is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane. The event will include free hot dogs and drinks, games and prizes. For details, call Robert Draper, (352) 796-8531 or 796-5141.

Sabado de Gloria Dance: The Latin-American Civic and Cultural Association Sabado de Gloria Dance is scheduled from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday at SNPJ Lodge/Suncoast Dance Party Center, 13383 County Line Road, Spring Hill. Music will be provided by DJ El Master. Admission is $8 for members, $10 for nonmembers. Food will be sold. For information or tickets, call Ana, (352) 688-5890, or Rico, (727) 869-9398.

Country star sounds: Brookridge Entertainment will present "Woman of Country Music," starring Leanne Williams, at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Brookridge Clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St. Williams re-creates the sounds of Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn, Kitty Wells, Tammy Wynette and others. She will be joined by Dale Williams, who will perform the music of Frank Sinatra. Tickets are $15. Call Barbara at (352) 597-4620.

Quick trips

Meet me at the fair: The Citrus County Fair continues at the Citrus County Fairgrounds, 3600 S Florida Ave., Inverness. Gates are open from 1 to 10 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday. Buy special $20 midway armbands to use between 1 and 5 p.m. today, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday (otherwise, rides are $1 each). Daily admission is $5 for ages 11 and older, $3 for ages 5-10 and free for 4 and younger (admission is free for students from 1 to 5 p.m. today only). Parking is free. Call (352) 726-2993 or visit citruscountyfair.com.

Out and about: Two Easter egg hunts scheduled Saturday 03/31/10 [Last modified: Thursday, April 1, 2010 2:27pm]
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