Brooksville Elementary: The Wyland Art Exhibit and Scholastic Book Fair Family Night will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Sept. 25 in the cafeteria and media center.
• The Title 1 and family involvement committee will meet at 8:30 a.m. Sept. 26 in the school's Family Center.
• Coney Island Night, a fundraiser for the school, will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sept. 26 at Coney Island Drive Inn, 1112 E Jefferson St., Brooksville.
Exceptional student education: The ESE Advisory Council will meet from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Sept. 25 in the media center at Challenger K-8 School of Science and Mathematics, 13400 Elgin Blvd., Spring Hill. Kristin Hope will speak about "Brain Friendly Strategies for Learning."
Grant writing: Barbara Sweinberg will speak about the basics of grant writing from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 27 at the Hernando County Health Department, Room B, 7551 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. The registration fee is $50. Make checks or money orders payable to Communities in Schools of Hernando County and send c/o Tracy Echols, 15588 Aviation Loop Drive, Brooksville, FL 34604. RSVPs accepted at Info@CIS Hernando.org or call (352) 277-3322 for information. Walk-ins will be permitted as long as space is available.
Powell Middle: The school advisory council will meet at 6 p.m. today in the school's media center. Call (352) 797-7095.
Youth Initiative: The Hernando Youth Initiative, a subcommittee of the education committee for the Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce, will present the fifth annual Summit for Youth and Families, "Engaging in Your Community," from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (registration at 8 a.m.) Oct. 4 at Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 200 Mount Fair Avenue, Brooksville. The topic will be "Creating a Vision and Action Plans for Hernando 2030." RSVP is required to HernandoYouthInitiative@gmail.com. There is no cost to attend.
Pine Grove Elementary: The Title 1 annual Back to School meeting will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 2 at the school. Dinner will be served, and there will be door prizes. For information, call Title 1 parent educator Nancy Hurst at (352) 797-7090, ext 255.
West Hernando Middle: The school will have its annual Title 1 meeting and Back to School Night from 6 to 8:30 p.m. today. Parents will meet their children's teachers and follow their children's schedules.
• The school advisory council and Title 1 committee and the Parent Teacher Student Association will meet at 4:45 p.m. Monday in the library. Afterward, the PTSA will provide free pizza to everyone who attends. For information, call Tula Kelleher, Title 1 parent educator, at (352) 797-7035, ext. 256.
Westside Elementary: Parents and guardians are invited to Westside Elementary's annual Title 1 Parent Meeting Night from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the school cafeteria. The theme will be "Planting Seeds for Academic Success!" Students do not need to attend. Child care will be provided upon request. Call Stacie Wharton at (352) 797-7080, ext. 255, for information or child care.