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Hernando Business digest for May 20

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CHAMBER RIBBON-CUTTINGS: The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce will have two ribbon-cuttings during the coming week:

• Appraise It Florida, at the chamber office, 15588 Aviation Loop Drive, south of Brooksville at noon Tuesday. Call Jeff Huffman, (352) 797-0600.

• Dayspring Presbyterian Church, 6000 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill, noon Thursday. Call Robert Barnes, (352) 686-9392.

BPW TO MEET: Business and Professional Women of Hernando County will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the pool room at Atria Evergreen Woods, 7030 Evergreen Woods Trail, Spring Hill. The speaker will be Karen Lund, vice president of BPW Florida.

The cost is $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Ticket includes dinner and the speaker. For information, visit BPWHernando.org.

CHAMBER MEMBERSHIP MEETING: The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce will have its May membership meeting from 7:15 to 9 a.m. Wednesday at Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane, south of Brooksville.

The breakfast will be sponsored by AT&T. The prepayment cost with breakfast is $15 online or $20 at the door. To RSVP, visit hernandochamber.com/events. For information, call (352) 796-0697.

LEARN ABOUT LEADERSHIP: The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce and Chick-fil-A will present "The Power of the Other," a special engagement with Henry Cloud, a best-selling author and an expert on the psychology of leadership, from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday at Cornerstone Baptist Church, 13171 Tara St., Spring Hill. Those attending will learn how to get more from themselves by drawing on the strength and expertise of others. Special guests will include Rorke Denver, a Navy SEAL commander, and Ginger Hardage, former senior vice president of Southwest Airlines.

Tickets are $10 and must be purchased in advance. To RSVP, visit hernandochamber.com or call (352) 796-0697.

Building skills

SMALL BUSINESS SEMINARS: Pasco Hernando SCORE is presenting a series of free small business seminars.

• Grant Writing for Nonprofits, 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill.

• Intro to Microsoft Excel, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday.

• How to Really Start Your Own Business, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Land O'Lakes Branch Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, Land O'Lakes.

To register and for information, visit pascohernando.score.org and click on the Local Workshops tab or call the SCORE office at (727) 842-4638.

If you have business announcements you would like to share with our readers, mail the details to Jean Hamilton, Business Digest, Hernando Times, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613-6174. You may also email items to jhamilton@tampabay.com or fax them to (352) 754-6133. Items may be edited for length and clarity. Photos are published as space permits; they will not be returned.

Networking and mixers

• Nature Coast Business Professionals: 7:30 a.m. Friday, IHOP restaurant, 3660 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. Guests are welcome. Those attending may order from the menu. Call Dana Cutlip, (352) 293-4317.

• Keep It Local-Spring Hill/Brooksville Chapter: 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Beef 'O' Brady's 14387 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Call Lorrie Hamilton, (727) 534-0714.

• BNI Winning Edge: 7:15 a.m. Tuesday, VFW Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive, Spring Hill. The cost is $10 and includes breakfast. Call Tim Cornett, (352) 345-1377.

• Keep It Local — Hernando Business Professionals Chapter: 11:15 a.m., second, third and fourth Wednesday of each month, Beef 'O' Brady's, 14387 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Call Lauren Jolly, (352) 610-3435.

• BNI Leaders by Design: 7:15 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Marine Corps League Detachment 708, 8405 Sunshine Grove Road, west of Brooksville. The cost is $9 and includes breakfast; no cost for first-time visitors. Call Marianne Zirk, (352) 340-4456.

Hernando Business digest for May 20 05/18/16 [Last modified: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 3:41pm]
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