Try wine, cheese at fundraiser for civic association
The Spring Hill Civic Association will host a Wine and Cheese Fundraising Reception from 2 to 5 p.m. March 28 at the Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Ave. This will be an indoor and outdoor event, weather permitting. Entertainment will be provided by the Hernando Jazz Society. In addition to wine, guests will enjoy a variety of snacks. Tickets are $10. Proceeds will be used to replace some of the tools and lawn equipment taken from the association's shed during two burglaries in February. Also, donations of tools and lawn equipment will be accepted at the event. Visit www.springhill lakehouse.org or call (352) 666-4746 for more information.
Hospice needs help as snowbirds depart
HPH Hospice will offer a two‑day volunteer training session from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 31 and April 2 at the office at 12260 Cortez Blvd. There is a need for new volunteers to replace seasonal residents who will be returning to their Northern homes for the spring and summer. Some volunteer opportunities available include: visiting hospice patients and providing a few hours of respite for family members, preparing meals at the Hospice House, and making lap robes, slippers or crafts to cheer patients. The training will include an extensive overview of the nonprofit agency, which will assist trainees in deciding how they might best serve. Preregistration is required. Call Mary Kay Sandell at (352) 597-1882.
Li'l Abner concludes at Stage West: 2 p.m., Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. $18 for adults, $9 for students. (352) 683-5113.
Peter Pan musical at Springstead: 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Springstead Theater, 3300 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. $10 for adults, $6 for students, available at the door. www.springstead theatre.com or (352) 476-9086.
Virgil Baker Polka Band: Doors open at noon, music from 2 to 6 p.m., SNPJ Lodge 778/Suncoast Dance Party Center, 13383 County Line Road, Spring Hill. $8. (352) 237-8039.
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