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Salvation Army of Hernando County seeks Thanksgiving donations for families

COUNTYWIDE

Families need your help at thanksgiving

The Salvation Army of Hernando County is seeking donations in its efforts to help more than 380 local families with Thanksgiving baskets and Christmas dinners. Each basket will include a turkey or ham, stuffing, potatoes, vegetables, cranberries and fruit, and a pumpkin pie. While local schools and businesses are conducting canned food drives, monetary donations are greatly needed for the purchase of the meats and other perishables. Baskets will be distributed to the families in need on Nov. 23. The distribution of Christmas dinners will be on Dec. 21. To help out, call the Salvation Army at (352) 796-1186.

BROOKSVILLE

Delegation meeting Dec. 1

The annual Hernando County legislative delegation meeting will be at 1 p.m. Dec. 1 in the commission chambers at the Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St. Residents are invited to speak about appropriations or general legislation issues. Those wishing to reserve time to speak must sign up by Nov. 24. For more information or to register to speak, call Ryan Anderson at Rep. Robert Schenck's office at (352) 688-5005 or e-mail him at ryan.anderson@myfloridahouse.gov.

Today's picks

Sunshine State Muscle Car Club's Fall Super Show: 8 a.m.-3 p.m., 29114 Cortez Blvd., east of Brooksville. Registration closes at noon. $20 per vehicle. Spectator admission free. Paul, (352) 238-1156.

Brooksville Music Club's annual Scholarship Benefit Concert: 2:30 p.m., Christ Lutheran Church, 475 North Ave. W, Brooksville. (352) 556-3428.

Stage West presents 'Anything Goes': 2 p.m., Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $18 adults, $9 students. (352) 683-5113.

Salvation Army of Hernando County seeks Thanksgiving donations for families 11/14/09 [Last modified: Saturday, November 14, 2009 10:43am]
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