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Wednesday is deadline for SPCA of Hernando Golf Tournament


Deadline nears for SPCA golf tournament

Wednesday is the deadline to register for the SPCA of Hernando Golf Tournament, which will be May 1 at Spring Hill Golf and Country Club, 12079 Coronado Drive. A continental breakfast will be at 7 a.m., and the shotgun start is at 8:30 a.m. Lunch will follow the tournament. This is a four-player scramble. The cost is $45, which includes golf, breakfast, lunch and beverages. Prizes will be awarded for longest putt, longest drive, closest to the pin and best scores. Hole sponsorships are available for $50 per hole. For information, call (352) 556-5237.

Group asks for help to aid needy

People Helping People of Hernando is in need of volunteers and donations. The group currently serves free meals to people in need from 4 to 6 p.m. on the second and fourth Sundays of each month, but is planning to serve meals weekly starting in July. The interfaith, nonprofit organization also provides free clothing, groceries and resource materials to those in need. The next meal will be Sunday at the Hernando County Senior Citizens Club, 7925 Rhanbuoy Road. For information, call (352) 686-4466. To send monetary donations, checks may be mailed to: People Helping People, P.O. Box 6182, Spring Hill, FL 34611.


Art in Park event needs volunteers

Volunteers are needed to help out with the Hernando County Fine Arts Council's 26th annual Art in the Park Art, Crafts and Music Festival, which will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 1 and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 2 at Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane. The event will include fine arts and crafts, student art exhibit, a children's art activity zone, food, entertainment and other activities. Volunteers are needed for the hospitality tent, raffle table, exit surveys, Kids Art Zone, parking and program distribution, event maintenance and other areas. Admission to the event is free, but a $1 parking donation is requested. To volunteer, call Sarah at (352) 232-8369.


In a story Wednesday about the goat show competition at the Hernando County Fair and Youth Livestock Show, the last name of competitor George Slay was misspelled.

Today's meetings

Hernando County Transportation Disadvantaged Local Coordinating Board, Policies/Procedures Committee, 10 a.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.

South Brooksville Community Initiatives Team, 5:30 p.m., Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.

Today's picks

Hernando County Fair and Youth Livestock Show: 5-11 p.m., 6436 S Broad St., Brooksville. Parking $2 per vehicle. Admission $7 for adults, $4 for ages 4-12, free for 3 and younger. Call (352) 796-4552.

Spring Hill Regional Hospital Auxiliary gold buying, health and candle fair: 7 a.m.-4 p.m., 10461 Quality Drive, Spring Hill. The event will be in the hall by the gift shop. Call (352) 666-8755.

Wednesday is deadline for SPCA of Hernando Golf Tournament 04/21/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, April 21, 2010 8:41pm]
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