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'Everything in the Garden': Drama set in the late 1960s about corruption, money, hypocrisy and life in suburbia. 2 p.m. $18, $9 students, Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 683-5113 or

People Helping People of Hernando to serve free meals to needy: 4 to 6 p.m., Hernando County Senior Citizens Club, 7925 Rhanbuoy Road, Spring Hill. This is a local interfaith nonprofit organization. Volunteers and donations needed. Meals are currently served on the second and fourth Sundays of each month, but the group is working toward serving meals on a weekly basis. The group also provides free clothing, groceries and resource materials to those in need. (352) 686-4466.


'Dime Jingle' at the Elks: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Brooksville Elks Lodge, 14494 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville. Participants are to bring 14 dimes and two quarters. Dot, (352) 596-9818.

"When Good Lawns Happen to Good People" horticulture class: 5:30 p.m., Hernando County Cooperative Extension Service, 1653 Blaise Drive, Brooksville. The speaker is Urban Horticulture Agent Jim Moll. Free. No registration required. (352) 754-4433.


Body and Soul food pantry grand opening: 9 a.m., Forest Oaks Lutheran Church, 8555 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. The pantry will be open 9 to 11 a.m. every Tuesday. (352) 683-9731.

Chinsegut Nature Center presents "Southeastern American Kestrels" program: 7 to 8:30 p.m., 23212 Lake Lindsey Road, north of Brooksville. Presented by Jennifer Myers, who will share the life history of these falcons and how to attract them with nest boxes. Free. Call to reserve a seat. (352) 754-6722.


Arc's POSSE Equestrian Special Olympics Preparation Show: 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Arc Nature Coast, 5283 Neff Lake Road, east of Brooksville. Lunch break from noon to 12:30 p.m. Hot dogs and hamburgers will be available for purchase. (352) 544-2322.

Hernando High presents 'Night at the Wax Museum': 7 p.m., Hernando Performing Arts Center, 700 Bell Ave., Brooksville. Musical comedy. Tickets are $7 (free to Hernando County employees with badges). (352) 797-7118.

'In His Footsteps' soup-and-sandwich outreach program: Noon to 2 p.m., St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, parish hall, 13485 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Free lunch provided. (352) 686-2857.

Library to show 'The Young Victoria': 2 p.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive. The movie is about the turbulent first years of Queen Victoria's rule and her enduring romance with Prince Albert. The Oscar-winning 2009 film stars Emily Blunt and Rupert Friend. Rated PG. Light refreshments served. Free. (352) 540-6374.

Get out and about in Hernando County 05/08/10 [Last modified: Saturday, May 8, 2010 1:57pm]
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