Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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Things to do in Hernando, June 1 and looking ahead

tea for the queen

Crescent Community Clinic presents its signature event, Diamond Jubilee for the Queen High Tea, from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Ave., Spring Hill. The event will include a fancy hat contest and silent auction. Various entertainment will be provided. Tickets are $20. Call (352) 610-9916.

This week

A dance for dads: Brookridge Social Dance hosts a sock hop for Father's Day from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. today at the Brookridge Clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St. Music will be provided by DJ Dave Richardson. Ice and coffee will be available throughout the evening. Dunkin' Donuts will be served at about 9:30 p.m., after the raffle. Tickets are $5 at the door. For information or reservations, call Dot at (352) 597-0723.

Glamorous drag: Gifts from Home presents "A Night of Glitz and Glam featuring Kings, Queens and In-Betweens" at 7 p.m. Sunday at VFW Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive, Spring Hill. Doors open at 6 p.m. The show will feature Madam Diva Divine, Kamden Cass and other performers, including a surprise guest. Guests are also encouraged to dress in drag; prize awarded for best-dressed "king" or "queen" from the audience. Tickets are $13 advance and $15 at the door. Guests who bring an item to send to troops serving overseas will receive a ticket for a drawing. Proceeds benefit Gifts From Home, a nonprofit organization that sends care packages to troops in Afghanistan. For tickets, stop by the VFW or call (352) 684-4185.

Cruise on down: Monster Transmission and Performance and Chick-fil-A co-host a charity cruise-in to benefit the Humane Society of the Nature Coast from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Chick-fil-A, 13143 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. Registration is free. There will be raffles and pets available on site for adoption. Call (352) 796-2711.

Look ahead

Musical revue: Tickets are available for Yesterday . . . Broadway, Today . . . Stage West, which will be presented June 15 to 17 and June 22 to 24 at Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Showtimes are at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and at 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are $15. Call the box office at (352) 683-5113 or visit stagewest.net.

Down in Key Largo: Singer-songwriter Bertie Higgins will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. June 23 at the Wellington Clubhouse, 400 Wexford Blvd., Spring Hill. Higgins is best known for hits such as Key Largo and Another Day in Paradise. Tickets are on sale for $17 and must be purchased in person at the Wellington by June 20. An optional Beach Bar Buffet will be available from 5 to 7 p.m. for $10.99 (not including tax or gratuity). Call (352) 666-6888.

Curtain call

'She Loves Me': Auditions for the musical are 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday at Richey Suncoast Theater, 6237 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. Bring a head shot photograph, which will not be returned. Performances will be weekends, Sept. 13 to 30. Call (727) 842-6777.

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