Reggae will rock the park on Saturday
Hernando County Recreation will present Reggae Sunfest 2K9 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday at Linda Pedersen Park, 6400 Shoal Line Blvd. There will be craft vendors, food vendors, local entertainers and eight hours of reggae-style band music. Admission will be $5 per person for ages 16 and older, and free for ages 15 and younger. Visit the Web site at www.hernandocounty.us/parks_rec or call (352) 754-4031.
Elks to celebrate Purple Heart vets
Brooksville Elks Lodge 2582 invites all Purple Heart veterans to a luncheon in their honor at 2 p.m. Sunday at the lodge, 14494 Cortez Blvd., west of Brooksville. Spouses or significant others are welcome. Those wishing to attend are asked to RSVP by Thursday to Gail at (352) 799-4464 or Kathy at (352) 796-7083.
Aglow tea is for moms, daughters
Aglow Spring Hill Morning Lighthouse invites area women and their daughters (or friends) to a Mother/Daughter Tea at 2 p.m. May 2 at Atria Evergreen Woods, 7030 Evergreen Woods Trail. There will be music, games and testimonies. The cost is $8 per person, which must be prepaid. For reservations or information, call Charlotte at (352) 686-2425 or Loretta at (352) 686-9923.
A celebration of the trees
The Spring Hill Garden Club will host an Arbor Day celebration from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Nature Coast Botanical Gardens and adjacent plant nursery, 1489 Parker Ave. The celebration will include speakers, entertainment, refreshments and a yard sale. Schoolchildren from Suncoast Elementary School will present an Arbor Day skit at 9 a.m. Seedlings will be handed out while supplies last. Refreshments will be provided by the Garden Club and a gourmet cook, Native Plant Society members will be on hand to answer questions and vendors will be on hand. Call (352) 683-9933 or visit www.naturecoastbotanicalgardens.com.
Beginners Line Dancing: 1:30-2:30 p.m., SNPJ Lodge, 13383 County Line Road, Spring Hill. $3 per person. Doors open at 1 p.m. (352) 686-9874.
Fit N Fun 4 Kids: 4:30-5:30 p.m., Jerome Brown Community Center, 99 Jerome Brown Place, Brooksville. For youth ages 7-14. Free. (352) 540-3835.
Hernando County Metropolitan Planning Organization/Transportation Disadvantaged Local Coordinating Board, 10 a.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.
Spring Hill Fire Commission, 7 p.m., 3445 Bob Hartung Court, Spring Hill.
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