Poor Rich's Chess Club
6:30 to 10 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, cafeteria, Oak Hill Hospital, 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. J.C., (352) 678-6987, or Andy, (352) 686-8195.
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 both 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]
Conservative Christian Teens for America: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Community Bible Church, 5041 Griffin Road. (813) 732-1507.
Downtown Writing Group: 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave. Give and receive constructive feedback on writings. (352) 754-4043.
Florida Native Plant Society: Garden party, 7 p.m. Monday, Hernando County Mining Association Enrichment Center, 800 John Gary Grubbs Blvd. This is the annual event to allow members to show off the work they have done with native plants in their yards and to wear their favorite garden hat. Members are encouraged to bring photos or slide shows of their plants; presentation time should be no longer than seven minutes. [email protected]
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, 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. Dede Presentation on growing olive trees in Florida. Rich Linkul, (352) 597-6383. Web: kiwanisofthebrooksvilleridge.com.
Marine Corps League, Spring Hill Detachment 708: July 4th Indoor Picnic, 1 to 6 p.m. July 4, 8405 Sunshine Grove Road, west of Brooksville. The picnic will be in the expanded Leatherneck Lounge. Includes entertainment by the DuCaines, a watermelon-eating contest and games. Wings, burgers and hot dogs will be available for purchase, as well as beverages. Admission is free. (352) 597-7979. Web: mcl708.org.
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: Dinner, 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, 1681 E Jefferson St. For weekly schedule, call (352) 796-4449.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9236: 3435 Shoal Line Blvd. Steak shoot, 1 p.m. today; $8 per card. Breakfast, 9 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday; $7, all-you-can-eat. For weekly schedule, call (352) 596-9236.
AARP Hernando County East Chapter 1026: 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Atria Evergreen Woods, 7030 Evergreen Woods Trail. A pot roast buffet lunch will be available for $9; includes beverage and dessert. The meeting will be to document senior experiences with fraud and scams. All seniors welcome. Reservations required. RSVP to Kathy, (352) 428-2368.
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: Fourth of July picnic, 2 to 5 p.m. July 4, Delta Woods Park, 3400 Deltona Blvd. There will be refreshments, raffles and games. Tickets are $8 in advance, $10 at the gate. Tickets may be purchased online at hernandodemocrats.us. Bernadette Yee, (352) 596-2996.
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.
Hernando Quilters' Guild: 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 6193 Spring Hill Drive. New members welcome. Annual dues are $18, payable in January. Barb Theriault, (352) 597-8816, or Karen Pilon, (352) 556-4720.
High Point Bridge: Games (not duplicate) are 12:30 p.m. Fridays, High Point Community Center, 12249 Clubhouse Road. (352) 688-6409.
High Point Community Line Dance: Classes, 1 to 2:30 p.m. Mondays, Community Center, 12249 Clubhouse Road. $3. Louise Weber, (352) 683-8007.
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.
Kiwanis Club of Weeki Wachee: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, IHOP, 3636 Commercial Way. Dana Cutlip, (352) 428-4714. Web: weeki-wachee.kiwanisone.org.
Knights of Columbus, St. Jude Council 6383: 10470 Spring Hill Drive. For weekly schedule call (352) 683-1227 or (352) 686-2650.
Nature Coast Bridge Club: Duplicate bridge games, 12:30 p.m. weekdays, except for Thursdays, which start at 6:30 p.m. Social game (not duplicate), 12:30 p.m. Thursdays. Classes are also conducted on a regular basis for all skill levels. $5; free refreshments. All games and programs are at Towne Square Mall, 3021 Commercial Way. Lois, (352) 686-7283 or [email protected]; or Mary Ellen, (352) 596-1524 or [email protected] Web: daily-recap.com.
Nature Coast Decorative Artists: Daffodil and oil mixing class, 9 a.m. Saturday, Weeki Wachee Senior Center, 3357 Susan Drive. Taught by Pat Otto. A special meeting, including a paint-along demonstration on faux marquetry, will be at 9 a.m. July 6; the demo will also be taught by Otto. Dottie, (352) 527-2778. Web: naturecoastdecorativeartists.com.
Oak Hill Hospital H2U Partner's Club: 11375 Cortez Blvd. For weekly schedule, call (352) 597-6383.
Pennsylvania Club: 10 a.m. July 9, Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane. Fun Day, with games and prizes, will follow the meeting. The dinner entree choice is chicken marsala with roasted red potatoes or beef burgundy over egg noodles. The cost is $13.75 per person (note the entree choice on the check). Reservations are required by Tuesday. Send payment to the club at P.O. Box 6024, Spring Hill, FL 34611. No payments will be accepted at the door. RSVP to Lin, (352) 688-7788. For membership information, call Jim Cahill, (352) 593-4325.
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, Friendship Lodge 2728: 6:30 p.m. July 3, Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Ave. You do not have to be Italian to join. Charlotte, (727) 378-3711, or Angie, (727) 697-3734.
Sons of Italy, Nature Coast Lodge 2502: Doors open at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. today, Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Ave. Tickets will be available for the annual lodge picnic, which will be Sept. 7 at the Heather, north of Weeki Wachee. Tickets are $12, for members and immediate family only.
Spring Hill Moose Lodge 521: 5214 Mariner Blvd. For weekly events call (352) 686-5666. Web: lodge521.moosepages.org
Spring Hill Toastmasters Club: 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Journey Christian Center, 3233 Commercial Way. [email protected] Web: toastmasters.org.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10209: 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive. 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.
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 are asked to call (352) 556-3936 prior to a visit.
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.
Nature Coast Disc Golf Club: Handicap round of 19 holes of disc golf, 10 a.m. Sundays (sharp), Floral Park, 9530 S Parkside Ave., off U.S. 41. Buz Ryalls-Clephane, (352) 584-5078, or Brandi Laudermilch, (352) 263-4475.
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.
Aripeka Elks Lodge 2520: 9135 Denton Ave. For weekly events, call (727) 863-2520.
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.
General Motors Retirees Club: Doors open at 11 a.m. and lunch at 12:15 p.m. today, Spartan Manor, 6121 Massachusetts Ave. The cost for lunch is $11. 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].