Brookridge Line Dance Club: 8150 Hampton St. Beginner lessons from 9 to 10 a.m. and high beginner lessons from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. Thursdays; $2 per lesson. Low intermediate and intermediate instruction, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays; $4 per lesson. Classes are open to both Brookridge residents and nonresidents. Norma, (352) 397-6088.
Brooksville Elks Lodge 2582: 14494 Cortez Blvd. For weekly schedule, call (352) 596-2582 or visit elks2582.com.
Hernando County Kennel Club: Weekly: Dog training classes, 6 p.m. Wednesdays at Hernando Council Senior Citizens No. 1, 8187 Fort Dade Ave. $10 per class. Carole, (352) 666-1932.
Hernando County Shrine Club: Brunch buffet, 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, 13400 Montour St., west of Brooksville. Includes eggs to order, pancakes, sausage, bacon, potatoes, sausage gravy and biscuits, chicken, meat loaf, mashed potatoes, vegetables, orange juice, coffee and tea. $8, $6 for ages 5-11, free for ages 4 and younger. Payable at the door. Larry, (352) 238-3806, or Jerry, (352) 610-4124.
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. There will be a presentation by Toby Brewer, park manager at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park. Sonya Jackson, (352) 797-7000. Web: kiwanisofthebrooksvilleridge.com.
Marine Corps League, Spring Hill Detachment 708: 8405 Sunshine Grove Road, west of Brooksville. Cajun Extravaganza, 6 to 10 p.m. Tuesday. Dinner served until 7 p.m. Music provided by Cajun Dave from Neon Leon's. Tickets are $15, or $10 for those who bring a dish to share. Prize awarded for the best Cajun dish. Wear Mardi Gras costumes. 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, Bayfront Health Brooksville 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, 23446 Links Drive (off Croom Road). Terry Weaver, (352) 796-9891. Web: brooksville rotary.org.
Spring Hill Camera Club: Competition night, 7 p.m. Monday, Bayfront Health Brooksville Enrichment Center, Suite 120, Medical Arts Building, 17222 Hospital Blvd. (352) 597-4549.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8713 and Ladies Auxiliary: 1681 E Jefferson St. For weekly schedule, call (352) 796-4449.
Hernando Beach Yacht Club: 4163 Shoal Line Blvd. Membership dinner, 5 p.m. Wednesdays. New members welcome; boat ownership is not required. Aaron Nangle, (727) 916-0001. hbyachtclub.com.
U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Flotilla 15-8: 4340 Calienta St. Recreational boating safety is the main priority of this all-volunteer, uniformed branch of the U.S. Coast Guard. Call Mike Bollinger for auxiliary information, (813) 260-0655. For a free vessel check, call John Fahey, (352) 596-2823. Web: wow.uscgaux.info/content.php?unit=070-15-08.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9236: 3435 Shoal Line Blvd. For weekly schedule, call (352) 596-9236.
AARP Hernando County East Chapter 1026: 11:30 a.m. March 27, Buffet City, 13235 Cortez Blvd. The topic is the Affordable Care Act. Call Kathy for reservations, (352) 428-2368.
AARP Hernando County West Chapter 5445: 11:30 a.m. today, Boston Cooker, 5375 Spring Hill Drive. Colleen Garrison to speak on Senior Legal Services. Lunch is $13.99. Another meeting at 11:30 a.m. March 29, Buffet City, 13235 Cortez Blvd. John Stevels speaks on Medicaid updates. Reservations required. (352) 666-5483.
American Sewing Guild, Spring Hill Group: 1 to 3 p.m. March 26, Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive. Chris, (352) 556-3101.
Brotherhood Lodge 365: Meeting, 7 p.m. Tuesday. Call for the meeting location. All Masons with a current dues card are invited. Visiting Masons welcome. Don Hixon, (352) 656-4778.
Daughters of the American Revolution, Winding Waters Chapter: Noon Thursday, Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane. Judy Hartman will talk about defense contracting. Membership open to women 18 and older who can prove lineal descent from a patriot of the American Revolution. Suzy, (352) 799-6249.
Hernando Computer Club: All programs are at Grace Presbyterian Church, 8375 Spring Hill Drive. For class schedule visit hcc.org or call (352) 684-7171.
Hernando County Democratic Executive Committee: 7 p.m. Thursday, Democratic headquarters, 3432 Deltona Blvd. (352) 556-4812.
Hernando Hills Hi-Lites Chorus: 6:30 to 9 p.m. Mondays, Fellowship Community Church, 11250 Spring Hill Drive. This women's a cappella chorus is a member of Harmony Inc., and sings a variety of songs in 4-part harmony, including doo wop, show tunes and old favorites. Women of all ages, including students 12 and older, are invited to join the chorus. (352) 540-9192 or (352) 584-0636.
Hernando Porcelain Artists: 9:30 a.m. Thursday, LifeSouth Community Blood Center, 12395 Cortez Blvd. Focusing on painting those small pieces you didn't know what to do with. Bring your palette, pens, porcelain and a box to carry it home in. Bring something small you've done for "show and tell." Visitors welcome. Judy, (352) 592-4814.
Hernando Youth Orchestra: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, DaySpring Church, 6000 Mariner Blvd. Aspiring wind and string musicians ages 6 to 18 are welcome. John St. John, (352) 544-8105 or [email protected]
John Brown Woodcarvers: 9:30 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, Faith Evangelical Free Church, 5338 Freeport Drive. (352) 666-6857.
Kiwanis Club of Spring Hill: Noon Tuesdays, Pasco-Hernando State College, Spring Hill Campus, Building B, 450 Beverly Court. Debbie Koenig, (352) 585-1659. 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.
Monday Night Singles: 8:30 p.m. Mondays, Monti McGill's Irish Pub, 2396 Commercial Way. For singles 50 and older. Joanne, (352) 596-6969, or Phyllis, (352) 596-3125.
Nature Coast Bridge Club: Open games, 12:30 p.m. weekdays, except for Thursdays, which start at 6:30 p.m. 0-199 points games, 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays , and also 0-20 games at 12:30 p.m. Thursdays. Beginner class, 11 a.m. Thursdays. Classes are also conducted on a regular basis for all skill levels. All games and programs are at Towne Square Mall, 3021 Commercial Way. Gary, (727) 215-7651, or Mary Ellen, (352) 596-1524. Web: daily-recap.com.
New Jersey Club: Doors open at 10:30 a.m., meeting at 1 p.m. today, Hernando County Senior Citizens Club, 7925 Rhanbuoy Road. Dinner show to see La Cage Aux Folles will be March 30 at the Show Palace; tickets are $45 (show only is $26). Annette, (352) 683-8752.
Oak Hill Hospital H2U Partner's Club: 11375 Cortez Blvd. For weekly schedule, call (352) 597-6383.
Orchid Lovers Club of Spring Hill: 1 p.m. Saturday, Oak Hill Hospital H2U Partner's Club, 11375 Cortez Blvd. Gary Gethan will share his 24-year knowledge of preparing orchids for show. There will be orchids raffled and available for purchase, as well as a members' show table and refreshments. Guests welcome. Linda Roderick, (352) 597-3736. Web: springhillorchidclub.com.
Pennsylvania Club: 10:30 a.m. April 8, Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane. There will be an Easter bonnet competition, with prizes for the prettiest and most creative hats. Veterans service officer Matt Peters will speak about veterans' affairs and benefits. The dinner entree choice is roasted chicken or baked meat lasagna. Cost is $14.50; note the entree choice on the check. Reservations are required by April 1. Send payment to the club at P.O. Box 6024, Spring Hill, FL 34611. No payments at the door. RSVP to Lin at (352) 688-7788.
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.
Sons of Italy, Nature Coast Lodge 2502: Showing of a film on northern Italy, 3 to 5 p.m. March 29, Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive.
Spring Hill Garden Club: 1 p.m. Tuesday, Forest Oaks Lutheran Church, 8555 Forest Oaks Blvd. Lewis Fagiola will present "Making of a Bonsai." Refreshments will be served. Club members maintain the plant nursery and Nature Coast Botanical Gardens at 1489 Parker Ave., as well as the Spring Hill waterfall at Spring Hill Drive and Commercial Way. Volunteers needed. (352) 683-9933. Web: naturecoastgardens.com.
Spring Hill Moose Lodge 521: 5214 Mariner Blvd. For weekly events call (352) 686-5666. Web: lodge521.moosepages.org.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10209: 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive. For weekly events, call (352) 796-0398. Web: vfwpost10209.webs.com.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8681: 18940 Drayton St. at County Line Road For weekly events, call (727) 856-1860.
Hernando Harmonizers: Guest Night, 7 p.m. Monday, Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way. Men of all ages welcome to sing with the men's a capella chorus. No experience required. Music and voice training is provided. Reservations are required to ensure adequate amounts of materials and refreshments. (352) 556-4623.
Michigan Club: 12:30 p.m. today, Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way. Bring finger food to share. Marti Flynn, (352) 683-4729, or Dave and Barb Selbach, (352) 592-9663.
Weeki Wachee Area Club: Quarter bingo games, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, 7442 Shoal Line Blvd. (352) 596-3316.
Citrus Model Railroad Club: The club has railroad layouts set up with HO, N and G scale model railroading. Viewing is open to the public from 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays, Otto Allen Building, Citrus County Fairgrounds, 3600 S Florida Ave. Free, but donations are appreciated. New members welcome. Send email to [email protected] Web: citrusmodelrrclub.org.
Polish-American Social Club: 7615 New Jersey Ave., Hudson. Dinner Dance, 12:15 to 5 p.m. Sunday; $11 for members and $13 for nonmembers. RSVP to Dolores, (352) 596-4802, or Josephine, (727) 862-1520.
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.