United Way collecting supplies for teachers
United Way of Hernando County will host the fourth annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive for Hernando County teachers from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. today through Sunday. Residents may drop off gift supplies or gift cards at yellow school buses at the following locations: Publix stores at 160 Mariner Blvd., 14371 Spring Hill Drive and 13455 County Line Road, each in Spring Hill; Publix at 19390 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, and 9595 Commercial Way in Weeki Wachee; all Walmart stores in Spring Hill and Brooksville; and Staples, 4210 Commercial Way. Also, drop boxes will be available at all Walgreens and Regions Bank locations for donations. For information, call (352) 688-2026 or visit unitedwayhernando.net.
Volunteers needed to help people apply for benefits
The Florida Department of Children and Families and Mid-Florida Community Services offers online assistance for benefits including food stamps, Medicaid and cash assistance through Access Florida. Volunteers are available to help with the application process from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays at the Retired Senior and Volunteer Program office, 880 Kennedy Office. Additional volunteers are needed; those interested should be computer-savvy and have a patient and caring demeanor. For information or to volunteer, call (352) 796-8117 or (352) 330-2162, ext. 5518.
Spring Hill Fire Rescue District, negotiation session, 2 p.m., district headquarters, 3445 Bob Hartung Court, Spring Hill.
Children's Stories and Crafts Program: 11 a.m. for toddlers ages 18-35 months; 11:45 a.m. for children ages 3-5 years, West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. Free. (352) 540-6391.
Hernando County Sheriff and Florida DEP host "Easy as One" recycling event: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Weeki Wachee Springs, 6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee. Visit dep.state.fl.us/easyasone.
Florida Library Youth Program presents Fritzy Brothers-One Man Circus: 10:15 a.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Free. (352) 540-6391.
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