Veterans group plans to serve breakfast
The Men's Auxiliary at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9236 will serve breakfast from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the post, 3435 Shoal Line Blvd. The meal includes scrambled eggs, potatoes, bacon, sausage, pancakes, toast, biscuits and gravy, and coffee. The cost is $6 per person. For information, call the post at (352) 596-9236.
Registration open for flag football
Hernando County Recreation is signing up players and teams for the Men's Flag Football League, which will be on Friday evenings starting Jan. 8. Games will be played at Veterans Memorial Park and Anderson Snow Park. The league is open to men 18 and older. The cost is $275 per team. All rosters and fees must be received by Jan. 4. For information, call (352) 754-4031.
Veterans to hold karaoke evening
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10209 invites the public to a Christmas and New Year's Karaoke Bash, starting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the post, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive. Those attending should bring a covered dish to share. For information, call (352) 796-0398.
Institute offers technical courses
Withlacoochee Technical Institute is accepting applications for a variety of classes at the institute, 1201 W Main St. Classes starting Jan. 6 include air conditioning, refrigeration and heating technology; automotive collision repair and refinishing; automotive services technology; carpentry; commercial foods and culinary arts; computer systems technology; early childhood education; electricity/electrician program and industrial machinery maintenance. Classes starting Jan. 12 include the nail specialty and nursing assistant programs. A cosmetology program will start Feb. 8 and a patient care assistant program will start March 1. For course details and registration, call (352) 726-2430.
Humane Society selling calendars
The Humane Society of the Nature Coast is selling its Open Hearts 2010 Calendar. The calendar features pets in the community as well as pets at the shelter. Calendars are $5 each, with all proceeds used to care for the animals at the shelter. The shelter is at 7200 Mobley Road, at Wiscon Road, Brooksville. Also, for those thinking about making a donation as a gift for another: With a minimum donation of $10, a Humane Society gift card acknowledging the contribution can be provided. For information, call (352) 796-2711 or visit www.HumaneRescue.org.
Celebration of Lights After-Christmas Party: 5:30-9 p.m., Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park, 4150 S Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. $2 for adults, $1 for children ages 6 to 12, free for ages 5 and younger. (352) 628-5343.