City looking for advisory board volunteers
The Brooksville City Council is accepting applications from people interested in volunteering on the Enterprise Zone Development Agency advisory board. Ten positions are available, representing the following: a business operating within the enterprise zone, the chamber of commerce, code enforcement, education, law enforcement, a nonprofit organization working within the enterprise zone area, workforce development, and three residents living within the enterprise zone. Applicants must be state residents and live or have their place of primary employment in Hernando County and be registered Florida voters. Positions are open until filled. Applications are available at cityofbrooksville.us and at the clerk's office at City Hall, 201 Howell Ave. For information, call (352) 540-3853.
Get concert tickets free on Tuesday
Free tickets for two upcoming Community Performing Arts Guild concerts will be distributed from 9 a.m. to noon (or until tickets are gone) Tuesday at Mariner United Methodist Church, 7079 Mariner Blvd. Concerts are Paul Todd and Paul Todd Jr. on Jan. 12, and Paul Tanner on Jan. 26. Concerts are at 2 and 7 p.m. each day at the church. For information, call (352) 544-1068; do not call the church office.
Mamas and Papas tribute is Jan. 10
Brookridge Entertainment will present Monday, Monday — A Tribute to the Mamas and Papas at 7 p.m. Jan. 10 at the Brookridge Clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St. The Mamas and Papas were a vocal group during the 1960s and '70s, known for hits such as California Dreamin', Dancing in the Street and Dream a Little Dream of Me. Tickets cost $20. Call Vivian or Larry Schmidt at (352) 610-4901.
Grants help women return to school
The Philanthropic Educational Organization, through its Program for Continuing Education, offers need-based grants to women whose education was interrupted and who find it necessary to return to school to support themselves and their families. PEO is a group in which women celebrate the advancement of women; educate women through scholarships, grants, awards, loans and stewardship of Cottey College; and motivate women to achieve their aspirations. For information, call Bette Reeves at (352) 797-6265.
For information about the Jan. 12 Soup-a-Thon at St. Francis Cabrini Catholic Church, call the parish office at (352) 683-9666. An incorrect number was published in a story about the event in Sunday's Hernando Times.
Hernando County Community Anti-Drug Coalition, 3:30 p.m., BayCare Behavioral Health, 7074 Grove Road, west of Brooksville.
Hernando County Port Authority, 7 p.m., Linda Pedersen Park at Jenkins Creek, 6340 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach.
Green Screens shows American Partisanship: 3 p.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 683-3151.
Detailed obituaries are published in Section B.