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Events in Hernando County Aug. 7-12

Today

Fairgrounds Flea Market: Includes indoor and outdoor vendors. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Brooksville. (352) 796-4552.

Aripeka Elks breakfast: Breakfast cooked to order. 8:30 a.m. to noon. Prices vary, $2 to $4.50; bottomless coffee, $1. Aripeka Elks Lodge 2520, 9135 Denton Ave., Hudson. (727) 863-2520.

Monday

Flowering Perennials: Plant these Florida perennials and enjoy colorful blooms for years, with little maintenance. 5:30 p.m. Free on first-come, first-seated basis. Hernando County Cooperative Extension Service, 1653 Blaise Drive, Brooksville. (352) 754-4433. extension.hernandocounty.us.

Tuesday

Library presents Jiggleman: This is a high-energy show with audience participation, juggling and other activities. Parents and guardians must remain on library premises. Early arrival is recommended. For children ages 5 to 12. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library of Hernando County. 10:15 a.m. West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. (352) 540-6391.

Wednesday

Writing Your Personal History: Participants will get ideas and tips about how to get started writing about their life. 10 a.m. to noon Free, but preregistration required. Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 540-6392.

Simple Strategies for Managing Your Money: This financial management class is provided by the Hernando County Cooperative Extension Service. 2 p.m. East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Ridge Manor West. (352) 540-6391.

Steaks for Scholarships dinner: New post commander Lou Lessner will grill the steaks. Tickets are limited. 7 p.m. $20 per person. VFW Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 796-0398.

Thursday

Library offers 'Books We Love to Sing': Children ages 3-7 can enjoy interactive singing and audience participation. Presented by music educator Christine Van Horn. Sponsored by the Tuesday Morning Sunshine Girls. 10:15 a.m. Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 540-6391, 540-6374.

Soup and sandwich lunch at St. Joan of Arc: Noon to 2 p.m. Free. St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 13485 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 688-0663. stjoan.com.

Library to show 'Prince of Persia': This action-adventure is the story of a rogue prince who reluctantly joins forces with a mysterious princess to safeguard an ancient dagger that is capable of releasing the "Sands of Time," a gift from the gods that can reverse time and allow its possessor to rule the world. The movie is rated PG-13. Light refreshments will be served. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library of Hernando County. 2 p.m. Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 540-6391, 540-6374.

Friends of Crescent Community Clinic meeting: Visitors can take tours of the clinic and learn more about volunteer opportunities. For information or to RSVP, send e-mail to mosey217@hotmail.com. 5:30 p.m. Crescent Community Clinic, 5244 Commercial Way (Winchester Plaza), Spring Hill.

Friday

Movement and Music Program for Children: Children ages 3 to 5 can learn rhythm and movement through song and music. Registration is required. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library of Hernando County. 10:15 a.m. West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. (352) 540-6390.

Events in Hernando County Aug. 7-12 08/06/11 [Last modified: Saturday, August 6, 2011 12:11pm]
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