Italian festival ushers in weekend of food and music
, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to
Local author to lead library's walking tour
The Hernando County Public Library System will host a walking tour of Brooksville with local author and storyteller Jerry Cowling at 10 a.m. April 13, starting at Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave. The tour will include a discussion of City Hall, murals, Alfred McKethan, the Brooksville Raid and other local historical topics. There is no cost to participate, but registration is required. Call (352) 540-6394.
Arc Nature Coast serves up fundraiser
A fundraiser dinner-dance for the Arc Nature Coast will be from 5 to 10 p.m. Saturday at Aripeka Elks Lodge 2520, 9135 Denton Ave. Tickets are $15 each. Funds raised will benefit the construction of the Arc's regional shelter and education center in Spring Hill. Tickets are available at the lodge, or by calling (727) 869-4737 or (727) 862-2428.
Easter Sunrise Service: 7 a.m., Buccaneer Bay at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, 6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee.
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