Event to offer aid to mother hurt in wreck
A fundraiser for Sue Eggers is planned for 7 p.m. today at Gull Gospel Assembly Church, 17945 Shady Hills Road (across from Shady Hills Elementary School). The event will include gospel singing with numerous groups. Eggers, of Masaryktown, suffered a collapsed lung and broken ribs in an accident in early September when her vehicle was crushed from behind by a dump truck. The accident killed 4-year-old Haleigh Stalter, and injured her 2-year-old sister and Eggers' 17-year-old son. For information, call (352) 544-0064.
New bingo game at Area Club
The Weeki Wachee Area Club offers bingo from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays starting today at the club, 7442 Shoal Line Blvd. These will be quarter games. The club also offers bingo on Tuesdays, with early bird games starting at 6 p.m., followed by regular games; there is a $250 jackpot. For information, call Audrey, (352) 596-3316.
Celebrate frogs and snakes
The annual Reptile and Amphibian Festival will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at Chinsegut Nature Center, 23212 Lake Lindsey Road, north of Brooksville. There will be animal demonstrations, a large indoor exhibit, a puppet show, a frog-calling contest, games and activities, door prizes, walks and talks. Food vendors will be available. For information, call (352) 754-6722.
Spanish Heritage Festival: Gates open at 9:30 a.m., SNPJ Lodge, 13383 County Line Road, Spring Hill. Free admission.
Battle of the Bands featured at Bandshell Bash/Brooksville Cruise-In: 4-8 p.m., Hernando Park, 205 E Fort Dade Ave., Brooksville. Free.
Marine Corps League host Oktoberfest picnic: Noon-5 p.m., MCL Spring Hill Detachment 708, 8405 Sunshine Grove Road, west of Brooksville. Tickets are $10-$12. (352) 597-7979.
Master Gardeners' fall plant sale: 9 a.m.-noon, Hernando County Cooperative Extension Service, 19490 Oliver St., Brooksville. (352) 754-4433.
The Central Florida English Setter Club will offer free conformation training Oct. 19 at Crews Lake Park (near Shelter 3), off Shady Hills Road, south of Spring Hill. Beginner training will be at 1 p.m. and advanced training will be at 2:30 p.m. A wrong date was listed in a notice in Thursday's paper, as well as in the events column on Friday. For information, call Debbie at (352) 684-8090.
This list is from detailed obituaries published in Section B.