Thanksgiving dinner, 4 to 6 p.m. today, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 6193 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. There will be a Thanksgiving service after the meal for those who wish to attend. Call (352) 683-9016.
Thanksgiving dinner, 6 to 8 p.m. today, Grace World Outreach Church, 20366 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville. Those wishing to help with beverage and dessert items should bring them to the church the night of the dinner. The event will include the playing of contemporary Christian music. Call (352) 796-3685.
Thanksgiving dinner, 1 p.m. Thursday, St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, 5030 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. Dinners will also be delivered to shut-ins and those in a shelter if they request it by calling (352) 686-9954, ext. 416. Callers should leave their name, address with ZIP code and phone number. Those who plan to attend the meal should call by today.
Spring Hill Turkey Trot, 7 to 8 a.m. Thursday, Anderson Snow Park, 1360 Anderson Snow Drive, Spring Hill. All ages are welcome to participate in this free workout along the Suncoast Trail. Teens and children participating must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. The event is hosted by the Hernando County Recreation Department in conjunction with GIME Fitness/Hernando Health Experience. For information, call Kim at (352) 428-6368 or the Recreation Department at (352) 754-4031.
Thanksgiving Day meals, provided by Building a Foundation Through the Product of My Environment, will be served to the homeless and those in need on Thursday at the former Goodwill store, 1254 Broad St., Brooksville. Breakfast will be from 9 to 11 a.m., and dinner will be offered 3 to 6 p.m., while food lasts. The event is co-sponsored by Get Healthy Brooksville and Hungry in Hernando. For information, call (352) 346-9172 or (352) 942-7840.
Feed the Five Thousand, a free Thanksgiving dinner, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday at True Holiness Church of Jesus Christ, 15500 Wiscon Road, Brooksville. The event is held in partnership with Springs of Life Church, the African-American Spring Hill Cemetery Association, Paul and Jerry's Storage, Neighborhood Council 34606 and Eagle Scout Joshua Poland. For information, call Sonia Lynch-Dillard at (352) 279-8313 or Sandra Paulin at (352) 279-5837.
A Thanksgiving Feed the Homeless Dinner will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday at Tijuana Cowboys, 1365 Kass Circle, Spring Hill. Donations of food items are needed, such as turkeys, canned goods or monetary donations. A toy drive to collect items for the annual Day with Santa is also under way, which will be at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 17. Items or cash donations may be dropped off at the restaurant. For information, call Regina at (352) 610-4385.
Thanksgiving dinner, 1 p.m. Thursday, Ridge Manor Community Center, 34240 Cortez Blvd., Ridge Manor. Doors open at 9 a.m. to select tables and set places. The turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy, tea and coffee are provided; each family should bring a vegetable or dessert to share. The cost is $2. Reservations are requested. Call Faye Henderson at (352) 608-4078 or Carol Defilippo at (352) 583-2556.
Thanksgiving dinner-dance, noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Suncoast Dance and Party Center, 13383 County Line Road, Spring Hill. Dinner is from noon to 2 p.m., with dancing from 2 to 6 p.m. The dinner choice is turkey or ham. Music will be provided by the Bob Turcola Orchestra. Tickets are $9. Reservations are required. Call (352) 683-1232 or (989) 768-0031.