Play pool to help the local United Way
UPS and the United Way of Hernando County will host a billiards tournament Aug. 13 at Capone's Billiard Lounge, 10463 County Line Road. Registration will begin at 7:30 p.m.
The entry fee is $17 per player; $15 of the registration fee will be donated to the local United Way.
There will be food, drinks and door prizes. For information, contact Scott Astringer at (352) 799-7550 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Have dinner and solve a murder mystery
The Hernando Beach Yacht Club will present a "Murder at Mardi Gras" dinner show Aug. 21 at the club, 4163 Shoal Line Blvd.
This is a show where the actors are in the audience. It is a murder mystery to find out who killed Pierre DuPre.
Tickets are $18 for club members and $20 for nonmembers, which includes dinner. For information or tickets, call Bobbie Matassa at (352) 279-0528.
Sons of Italy set horse racing charity event
The Sons of Italy, Nature Coast Lodge 2502 will host "A Day at the Horse Races" Aug. 21 at the Heather Clubhouse, 9100 Nakoma Way. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. Races start at 3 p.m.
Tickets are $6 per person, which includes food and beverage. Proceeds will benefit the American Heart Association.
For information, call Annie at (352) 683-7290.
Family Care Council to meet Monday
The Area 13 Family Care Council will meet from 10 a.m. to noon Monday at the Agency for Persons with Disabilities office, 1601 W Gulf Atlantic Highway.
Those interested in issues pertaining to those with developmental disabilities and their families are encouraged to attend. Area 13 covers Hernando, Citrus, Lake, Marion and Sumter counties.
For information, call Eileen Reidy at (352) 556-3091 or e-mail email@example.com.