ART RECOGNITION EVENINGS: Local schools will display artwork at two art recognition evenings at the school district office on N Broad Street in Brooksville. Works by students from Brooksville Elementary, Chocachatti Elementary, Eastside Elementary, Moton Elementary, Pine Grove Elementary and Westside Elementary will be displayed from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. April 9. Works by students from Explorer K-8, Challenger K-8, Winding Waters K-8, Spring Hill Elementary and Suncoast Elementary will be displayed from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. April 11. Works by students Parrott Middle, Powell Middle, West Hernando Middle, Central High, Hernando High, Nature Coast Technical High, Springstead High and Weeki Wachee High schools will be on display from 7 to 8 p.m. April 11.
HERNANDO HIGH: The School Advisory Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. April 30 in the school's administration building. For information, call Marianne Bennett at (352) 797-7015, ext. 406.
PARROTT MIDDLE: The school's first schoolwide Parent Institute will begin at 4 p.m. today with information about Career Central. A light dinner will be provided beginning at 5:15 p.m., and parents will have an opportunity to mingle and visit informational tables as well as urge their children to participate in Parrott's Spring Break Book Pledge Challenge. There will be mini workshop sessions with topics to inform and help parents assist their children by promoting academic success at home and at school. There will be door prize giveaways. Contact Title I parent educator Kris Noto at (352) 797-7075, ext. 256, or firstname.lastname@example.org to make a family reservation. Space is limited.
POWELL MIDDLE: The School Advisory Council will meet at 6 p.m. today in the media center. All Powell parents and students are welcome.
SPRING HILL ELEMENTARY: The Parent-Teacher-Student Organization will meet at 4:15 p.m. today in the family center.
WRITING CONTEST: Hernando County youth ages 14 to 25 are invited to go to royalwriters.org, register and enter to win a new Google Chrome laptop by writing a blog on the subject of choices or the community. The contest ends March 31.
WEST HERNANDO MIDDLE: The School Advisory Council, Title I Committee and Parent-Teacher-Student Association will meet on April 1 in the media center. The SAC and Title I meetings start at 4:45 p.m. Immediately afterward, the PTSA will meet. Pizza will be served to all PTSA members. For information, call Tula Kelleher, Title I parent educator at (352) 797-7035, ext. 256. All students and parents are welcome.
GET CONNECTED TO YOUR FUTURE: Arc Nature Coast will present an opportunity for exceptional education students in grades 6 to 12 to learn about prospective employers and service providers. Information about guardianship will also be available. The event will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. today at the Arc facility at 6495 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill.