Saturday, February 24, 2018
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Hernando Vendors for Aug. 26

Vendors and crafters needed

• Artisans and crafters needed for an Arts and Craft event from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 1 at the Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Brooksville. Spaces are $20 (table provided). For information, email [email protected] or call (352) 796-4552.

• Sponsors and vendors are needed for Jammin' for the Kids, a fundraiser that will take place from 2 to 8 p.m. Oct. 2 at the Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Ave., Spring Hill. The event will include music, food, games, face painting and other activities. Presented by the Kiwanis Club of Weeki Wachee, the event will benefit local children's charities. Sponsorship levels: $100 (name on shirt, listed in program and advertisements), $200 (name on shirt, and also listed in program, on the banner behind stage and in advertisements). For information, visit weeki-wachee.kiwanisone.org.

• The Early Learning Coalition of Pasco and Hernando Counties needs sponsors and exhibitors related to supporting families and early learning environments for its first international conference on early learning, from 8 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Oct. 15 at Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School, 13651 Hays Road, Hudson. Participating exhibitors will be offered a display booth and the opportunity to network with more than 900 guests.

Exhibitor fees for for-profit organizations and businesses are $200 and a door prize if paid by Sept. 16 or $300 and a door prize if paid by Sept. 19. The fee for nonprofit organizations is a door prize. For information, call (352) 754-5068.

Sponsor fees include: Friend of the Coalition, $125; Bronze, $200; Silver, $350; Gold, $500, and Platinum, $1,000. For information, call (727) 233-8291. The application deadline is Sept. 16.

General public event fees include: $25 for conference registration; continuing education unit certificates are available for an additional $15. Public registration is now open.

For conference information, visit phelc.org/annualconference9.php. For information about the coalition and its services, visit phelc.org.

• Artisans and crafters needed for the Canterbury Festival from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 12 at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 2301 Deltona Blvd., Spring Hill. Proceeds for the Christian family-oriented craft event will benefit the church's outreach ministry. Outside booths (12 by 12 feet) are $20. No food vendors needed. For information, call Debbie Smith at (352) 683-2010 or send email [email protected]

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