Sons of Italy plans feast for St. Joseph's Day
Sons of Italy Nature Coast Lodge 2502 will host the annual St. Joseph's Day Feast and Celebration on Sunday at the Hernando County Senior Citizens Club, 7925 Rhanbuoy Road. The free event will be from 3 to 7 p.m. and will include a Catholic Mass and complimentary pasta Milanese dinner. There will also be an old-fashioned market featuring flowers, vegetables, St. Joseph's bread and pastries for sale. Donations will be accepted, which will be go to a local church and charities. For information, call Carmela at (352) 688-9234 or Jullia at (352) 686-3865.
Spring yard sale is coming up
The Brookridge spring yard sale will be from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday in the clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St. Admission is free. Coffee and doughnuts will be available. The sale will feature a variety of handmade, almost new and used items. For information, call (352) 597-7682.
Get some nautical knowledge in class
The Coast Guard Auxiliary will offer its eight-week Boating Skills and Seamanship program from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, March 18 to May 6. This is the auxiliary's premier eight-week boating course that covers trailering, safety, navigation and rules, radio, weather, Florida law and other topics. The cost is $50, which includes text material.
Swing a club to benefit youths
The Hernando County Sheriff's Office Youth Education Services will host the 23rd annual Scramblers Golf Tournament on Saturday at Brooksville Golf and Country Club at Majestic Oaks, 23446 Links Drive. Sponsorships and registrations are being accepted. Hole sponsorships are $50, and registration is $75 per player, which includes lunch. Donations of prizes are needed. Sponsors and donors will be recognized at the event. Printable registration forms for the tourney and for sponsors are available at www.hernandosheriff.org . For information, call (352) 754-6830, ext. 53660.
Hernando County Planning and Zoning Commission, 9 a.m., commission chambers, Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville. Televised on Bright House cable Ch. 622
Citizens Ordinance Advisory Team, 1:30 p.m., Room 461, Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.
Library Advisory Committee, 5 p.m., Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave., Brooksville.
Academia Hernando "Advances in Cardiology" lecture: 10 a.m.-noon, Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee. $7. 597-0158.
Chess expert Federico Mahinay to visit Poor Rich's Chess Club gathering: 6:30-10 p.m., Oak Hill Hospital cafeteria, 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. 686-8195 or 345-4764.
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