Science, engineering fair needs volunteers
Volunteers are needed for the Hernando County School District's Science and Engineering Fair, which will be from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 3 at the Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 S Broad St. Professionals or retired professionals with science and engineering backgrounds are being sought to help with judging of scientific method and engineering projects from students in grades 6-12 throughout Hernando County. Also, businesses are wanted to sponsor special awards with plaques or money. Those interested in judging or sponsoring an award may contact Colleen Doulk at [email protected] or (352) 797-7024, ext. 301.
Tom Varn Park trail closes
Brooksville has announced that the walking and jogging trail at Tom Varn Park will be closed, starting Jan. 24, for pavement resurfacing. The project is expected to be completed within five to six weeks. The park is at 301 Darby Lane. For information, call the Brooksville Parks and Recreation Department at (352) 540-3830 or visit cityofbrooksville.us.