Sunday, April 22, 2018
News Roundup

Clubs: Meetings and events through March 30

Clubs

Brooksville

Brookridge Line Dance Club: 8150 Hampton St. Beginner lessons, 9 to 10 a.m. Thursdays; higher beginner lessons, 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. Thursdays. $2 per lesson. Improver and low intermediate instruction, 9:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays; $3 per lesson. Classes are open to Brookridge residents and nonresidents. Norma, (352) 397-6088.

Brooksville Elks Lodge 2582: 14494 Cortez Blvd. For weekly schedule, call (352) 596-2582.

Brooksville Horseshoe Club: 9 a.m. to noon Thursdays, Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane (next to the racquetball court and softball field). Richard Watson, (352) 584-4102 or [email protected]

Brooksville Music Club: St. Patrick's Day celebration, 1 p.m. March 27, Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 200 Mount Fair Ave. Refreshments will be provided by caterer Anne Bartlette and entertainment by Iris Kleintop and Maurea Sleesman. (352) 666-4867.

Conservative Christian Teens for America: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Community Bible Church, 5041 Griffin Road. (813) 732-1507.

Hernando County Kennel Club: General meeting, 8 p.m. Thursday, Hernando Council Senior Citizens No. 1, 8187 Fort Dade Ave. Weekly: Dog training classes, 6 p.m. Wednesdays. $10 per class. Carole, 666-1932.

Kiwanis Club of Brooksville: Dinner meeting, 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Country Kitchen Restaurant, 20133 Cortez Blvd. Shirl Hammatt, (352) 799-6573.

Kiwanis Club of the Brooksville Ridge: Breakfast meeting, 7:15 a.m. Friday, Country Kitchen, 20133 Cortez Blvd. Rich Linkul, (352) 597-6383. Web: kiwanisof thebrooksvilleridge.com.

Marine Corps League, Spring Hill Detachment 708: 8405 Sunshine Grove Road, west of Brooksville. Cajun Extravaganza, 6 to 10 p.m. Tuesday. Cajun Dave will entertain. Admission is $5 and a dish to share. A prize will be awarded for the best Cajun dish. For the weekly schedule of events, visit the website at mcl708.org. (352) 597-7979.

Nature Coast Orators Toastmasters Club: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Brooksville Regional Hospital Enrichment Center, Suite 120, Medical Arts Building, 17222 Hospital Blvd. Terry Weaver, (352) 796-9891 or [email protected]

Rotary Club of Brooksville: Noon Tuesdays, Brooksville Country Club at Majestic Oaks, 23446 Links Drive (off Croom Road). Terry Weaver, (352) 796-9891. Web: brooksvillerotary.org.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8713 and Ladies Auxiliary: 1681 E Jefferson St. For weekly schedule, call (352) 796-4449.

Hernando Beach

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9236: 3435 Shoal Line Blvd. For weekly schedule, call (352) 596-9236.

Spring Hill

AARP Hernando County East Chapter 1026: 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Beef O'Brady's, 14387 Spring Hill Drive. Dr. William Kohler will speak about sleep disorders. All seniors are welcome. RSVP to Kathy, (352) 428-2368.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Winding Waters Chapter: Noon Thursday, Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane. Jim Moll, urban horticulture agent, will speak about container gardening. Membership is open to women who can prove lineal descent from a patriot of the American Revolution. Members can help with genealogy. Judy, (352) 583-9594.

FDNY Retired Firefighters of NY Association Chapter 343: Firehouse breakfast, 10 a.m. Tuesdays, VFW Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive. Kevin, (813) 528-8239 or Joe, (352) 686-4401.

Grumman Retiree Club, Midwest Florida Chapter: 11 a.m. Thursday, Buffet City, 13235 Cortez Blvd. The business meeting will begin at 11:30 a.m., followed by lunch. Accordionist Kathy Finamore will entertain. RSVP to Hank Mehl, (352) 686-2735 or [email protected]

Hernando Computer Club: Membership committee meeting, 10 a.m. Monday, Grace Presbyterian Church, 8375 Spring Hill Drive. For class schedule visit hcc.org or call (352) 684-7171.

Hernando County Philippine-American Association: Easter picnic, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 31, Delta Woods Park, 3400 Deltona Blvd. Includes hot dogs, hamburgers and other food items; bring a dish to share. There will be egg hunting, games and dancing. Aurora, (352) 848-1031; Celia, (352) 684-7464, or Estella, (727) 242-3407.

Hernando Hills Hi-Lites: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays, Fellowship Community Church, 11250 Spring Hill Drive. This is a women's a cappella chorus. Norma, (352) 540-9192.

High Point Community Line Dance: Classes, 1 to 2:30 p.m. Mondays, Community Center, 12249 Clubhouse Road. $3. Louise Weber, (352) 683-8007.

Italian-American Business Committee: 6 p.m. March 28, Passports Restaurant, 1320 Commercial Way. This group was formed by the Order of the Sons of Italy in America Nature Coast Lodge 2502. Members from any lodge are welcome; nonmembers are welcome, but must eventually join a lodge. Send an RSVP to [email protected] Dennis McKenna, (352) 584-7023 or [email protected], or Linda Campo, (352) 428-4990 or [email protected]

Kiwanis Club of the Nature Coast: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Up 4 Breakfast, 14359 Spring Hill Drive. Meal is $10 (includes drink, tax and tip). Al Johnson, (352) 684-1661.

Kiwanis Club of Spring Hill: Noon Tuesdays, Pasco-Hernando Community College, Spring Hill Campus, Building B, 450 Beverly Court. Susan Myers, (352) 428-3717. Website: springhillkiwanis.org.

Knights of Columbus, St. Jude Council 6383: 10470 Spring Hill Drive. For weekly schedule, call (352) 683-1227 or (352) 686-2650.

Ladies of the British Commonwealth: 10:30 a.m. March 27, Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive. A light lunch of sandwiches, dessert and tea follow the meeting. Send email to [email protected] or call Sheena, (352) 688-6503.

Latin-American Civic and Cultural Association: Sábado De Gloria Dance, 8 p.m. to midnight March 30, Suncoast Dance and Party Center, 13383 County Line Road. $8 for members; $10 for nonmembers. There will be an Easter hat contest for women and a surprise contest for men. Proper attire required. Guests may bring their own beverages. Ana, (352) 340-5066; Irma, (352) 666-1507, or Noemi, (352) 683-6742.

Latinos Unidos Social Club: Holy Week dance, 7 p.m. Saturday, 1258 Spring Hill Drive. Admission is $5 for members and $10 for nonmembers. Includes dinner. (352) 515-5710, (352) 942-5835 or (352) 345-8017.

Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel: Lunch meeting, 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Timber Pines Country Club, off Commercial Way. Regional director Clarence Miller will be in attendance. RSVP to John Milne, [email protected] or (352) 397-5749.

Nature Coast Bridge Club: Bridge games, 12:30 p.m. weekdays, except for Thursdays, which start at 6:30 p.m., Towne Square Mall, 3021 Commercial Way. Lois, (352) 686-7283 or [email protected]; or Mary Ellen, (352) 596-1524 or [email protected] bay.rr.com. Web: daily-recap.com.

New Jersey Club: Doors open at 10:30 a.m. today, Senior Citizens Club of Hernando County, 7925 Rhanbuoy Road. Tickets to see Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat on April 14 at the Show Palace are $43.65; call Annette, (352) 683-8752.

Oak Hill Hospital H2U Partner's Club: Easter bingo party, 10 a.m. Tuesday, 11375 Cortez Blvd. For weekly schedule, call (352) 597-6383.

Pennsylvania Club: 10 a.m. April 9, Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane. A representative of Mayflower Tours will speak. The entree choice is baked ham with scalloped potatoes or turkey pot pie. The cost is $13.75 per person (note the entree choice on the check). Reservations are required by April 2. Send payment to the club at P.O. Box 6024, Spring Hill, FL 34611. No payments will be accepted at the door. RSVP to Beverly, (352) 683-4731. For upcoming trips, call Jerry, (352) 593-4325.

Poor Rich's Chess Club: 6:30 to 10 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, cafeteria, Oak Hill Hospital, 11375 Cortez Blvd. J.C., (352) 678-6987, or Andy, (352) 686-8195.

Rotary Club of Spring Hill: 7:45 a.m. Thursdays, IHOP, 3660 Commercial Way. Judy Hughes, (352) 597-4853, or Carol McElroy, (352) 684-6840.

Rotary Club of Spring Hill Central: 12:15 p.m. Thursdays, Silverthorn Country Club, 4450 Golf Club Lane. Robin, (352) 797-4645.

Senior/Babyboomer Singles Dance: 8 to 11 p.m. Wednesdays, Spring Hill Domino Club, 15120 County Line Road. Admission is $3. Sheila, (352) 293-4009.

Sons of Italy, Nature Coast Lodge 2502: 5:30 p.m. today, Towne Square Family Restaurant, 3021 Commercial Way. Richard Sanvenero, (352) 263-7829, or Rose Salute, (352) 796-7714. Web: osia2502.com.

Spring Hill Art League: Workshop painting in watercolor on canvas, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, United Church of Christ, 4244 Mariner Blvd. Taught by Carole Loiacono. $30 for members; $40 for nonmembers. Jana, (727) 271-2787 or springhillartleague.com.

Spring Hill Garden Club: 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nature Coast Botanical Gardens, 1489 Parker Ave. Brian Feil will discuss plant propagation. (352) 683-9933.

Spring Hill Moose Lodge 521: 5214 Mariner Blvd. Toga party, Saturday; tickets are $25 per couple. Wings and burgers, starting at 7 p.m. Monday. Tacos, starting at 7 p.m. Tuesday. For weekly events, call (352) 683-5666. Web: lodge521.moosepages.org

Spring Hill Toastmasters Club: 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Journey Christian Center, 3233 Commercial Way. [email protected] Web: toastmasters.org.

St. Theresa Social Club: Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, parish hall, 1107 Commercial Way. Bingo, 5:45 p.m. Mondays. For bingo, call Evelyn, (352) 683-1532. For membership, call Roberta, (352) 688-2315.

Suncoast Ship Model Society: 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Weeki Wachee Senior Citizens Center, 3357 Susan Drive, at Toucan Trail. Jim, (352) 592-6419.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10209: 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive. Post meeting, 7 p.m. March 27. For weekly events, call (352) 796-0398.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8681: 18940 Drayton St., at County Line Road For weekly events, call (727) 856-1860.

Wisconsin Club of Hernando County: Spring picnic, 2 p.m. Monday, Delta Woods Park, 3400 Deltona Blvd. Mardi Gras theme. Carolee, (352) 666-2974.

Weeki Wachee

Hernando Harmonizers Men's Barbershop Chorus: 6:45 to 9:15 p.m. Mondays, Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way. This is a men's a cappella chorus. Guests should call (352) 556-3936 before visiting.

Monday Night Singles: 7 p.m. Mondays, Nellie's Restaurant, 6234 Commercial Way (Weeki Wachee Village). For singles 50 and older. Joanne, (352) 596-6969, or Phyllis, (352) 596-3125.

Weeki Wachee Area Club: Bingo, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, 7442 Shoal Line Blvd. (352) 596-3316.

Citrus County

FLORAL CITY

Nature Coast Disc Golf Club: Handicap round of 19 holes of disc golf, 10 a.m. each Sunday, Floral Park, 9530 S Parkside Ave., off U.S. 41. Buz Ryalls-Clephane, (352) 584-5078, or Brandi Laudermilch, (352) 263-4475.

Pasco County

Hudson

Aripeka Elks Lodge 2520: 9135 Denton Ave. For weekly events, call (727) 863-2520.

Polish-American Social Club: 7615 New Jersey Ave., Hudson. Country-western dance with the Country Backroads Band, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturdays; $5. John Lubertowicz, (352) 650-5664. Dinner Dance, 12:15 to 5 p.m. Sunday; fried fish or baked chicken. $11 for members and $13 for nonmembers. RSVP to Dolores, (352) 596-4802; or Josephine, (727) 862-1520.

General Motors Retirees Club: Doors open at 11 a.m. and lunch at 12:15 p.m. March 27, Spartan Manor, 6121 Massachusetts Ave. The cost for lunch is $11. RSVP to Susan Flowers, (727) 859-4445.

Send information for the Clubs column to Phyllis Day, Hernando Times, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613; fax to (352) 754-6133; or email [email protected] (put the club's name in email subject line). Deadline for this news is two weeks before event or reservation deadline. Information cannot be published if the time, date, place, ticket price (if applicable) or contact person and phone number is missing. For information, call (352) 754-6101 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.

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