Brooksville Elks Lodge 2582: 14494 Cortez Blvd. Steak shoot, 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday. The cost is $8 for a set of three cards. A spaghetti dinner from 5 to 6 p.m. for $6 will include meatballs or sausage, salad and garlic bread. Also, Dennis Reich, chairman of the veterans committee, has a donated motorcycle from the Hernando County Sheriff's Office, which he will bring to Elks lodges to raise funds for the Disabled American Veterans through the end of the year. For members and their guests. (352) 596-2582. Contact Reich at (352) 587-2178.
Brooksville Horseshoe Club: 9 a.m. to noon Thursdays, Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane (next to the racquetball court and softball field). New, backyard and experienced players welcome. Horseshoes available for loan. There is no cost. Richard Watson, (352) 584-4102 or email@example.com.
Conservative Christian Teens for America: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Community Bible Church, 5041 Griffin Road. Learn about the Christian heritage of the nation, the founding principles of the U.S. government and how to impact the world as a teen. (813) 732-1507.
Historic Hernando Preservation Society: 5:30 p.m. today, Brooksville City Hall, council chambers, 201 Howell Ave. After the business meeting, Stan Taylor of Stone Bear Flint Crafters will talk about native American reproductions and show examples of this craft. Jan Knowles, (352) 279-5182.
Kiwanis Club of Brooksville: Dinner meeting, 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Country Kitchen Restaurant, 20133 Cortez Blvd. Visitors welcome. Shirl Hammatt, (352) 799-6573.
Kiwanis Club of the Brooksville Ridge: Breakfast meeting, 7:15 a.m. Fridays, Country Kitchen, 20133 Cortez Blvd. John Ehlenbeck, firstname.lastname@example.org or toll-free 1-888-852-5000, ext. 3720.
Marine Corps League, Spring Hill Detachment 708: 8405 Sunshine Grove Road, west of Brooksville. Weekly events: Steak shoot, 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays; first card is $8. Mussels available 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays for $8; chowder for $3.50. Baby back ribs and pasta night, 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Ribs, $8; pasta, $6.50. Wing night, 4 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays. Fish fry, 4 to 7 p.m. Fridays; $8 per person. Breakfast, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sundays; $5.50 per person. Lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. weekdays and Saturdays, except Fridays, when it is from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. (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. Members learn communications skills by following a series of 10 self-paced speaking assignments designed to instill a basic foundation in public speaking. Terry Weaver, (352) 796-9891 or email@example.com.
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. Bar bingo, 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Karaoke, 7 p.m. Saturdays. Wheel game and food, 1 p.m. Sundays. (352) 796-4449.
Hernando Beach Yacht Club: Meeting and dinner, 5 p.m. Wednesdays, 4163 Shoal Line Blvd. Membership is open; boat ownership is not required. Contact Fleet Capt. Bob Chandler, (352) 799-6068. hbyachtclub.com.
AARP Hernando County West Chapter: 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Buffet City, 13235 Cortez Blvd. The topic will be "Dental Concerns for Seniors." Seating is limited. Reservations required. (352) 596-0722.
Hernando Computer Club: Upcoming classes include: Introduction to Computers with Windows 7 (class 1 of 8), 10 a.m. today; Photo Projects Using Picasa — Part 1 (class 1 of 2), 1 p.m. today; How to Take Great Pictures, 7 p.m. today; Organizing and Improving Photos with PhotoShop Elements (class 1 of 2), 10 a.m. Monday; Food Workshop: All About Cooking, Eating and Recipes, 1 p.m. Monday; Get Started With Your Computer (class 1 of 2), 10 a.m. Tuesday; Windows Live Essentials 2011 (class 1 of 2), 1 p.m. Tuesday. All programs are at Grace Presbyterian Church, 8375 Spring Hill Drive. Classes are $2 each for members only. (352) 684-7171. Web: hcc.org.
Hernando County Branch NAACP: Executive Committee meeting, 6 p.m. Monday, Sterling Hills Club House North, 4411 Sterling Hill Blvd. Suzanne, (352) 666-7576.
Hernando County Philippine-American Association: Fourth of July celebration, 6 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Suncoast Dance Party Center, 13383 County Line Road. There will be food, entertainment, dancing and an auction. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for age 10 to 14. Proceeds benefit the Academic Excellence Program. Aurora, (352) 848-1031, or Celia, (352) 684-7464.
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 that sings contemporary and traditional songs in four-part harmony. New members, spectators welcome. Norma, (352) 540-9192.
Kiwanis Club of the Nature Coast: 6:30 p.m. Monday, IHOP, 3066 Commercial Way. The group meets the second and fourth Mondays of each month. Al Johnson, (352) 684-1661. Web: kiwanisnaturecoast.org.
Kiwanis Club of Spring Hill: Noon Tuesdays, Atria Evergreen Woods Pool House, 7030 Evergreen Woods Trail. Dennis McKenna, (352) 584-7023. Website: springhillkiwanis.org.
Knights of Columbus, St. Jude Council 6383: 10470 Spring Hill Drive. Weekly: Dinner, 4:30 to 6 p.m., followed by dancing from 6 to 9 p.m. Fridays. Various dinner choices available. Dinner and dancing, $10 (includes tax and tip); dancing only, $3. Bingo, 12:30 p.m. Sundays, 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Lunch and sandwiches available. (352) 683-1227 or (352) 686-2650.
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. Games for all levels of players are offered, as well as lessons for beginning to advanced players. All games in July are extra-point games and include North American Pairs, charity games, club championships and Swiss team. Beverly Tillberry, (352) 556-3892, or Annabelle Hills, (352) 597-5221. Web: daily-recap.com.
Nature Coast Decorative Artists: 9 a.m. Saturday, Weeki Wachee Senior Center, 3357 Susan Drive, at Toucan Trail. There will be a short business meeting, show and tell, and a birthday raffle. Pat Otto will share tips and techniques for painting on glass. This meeting will also include a picnic lunch, so there will not be a painting project. Fried chicken will be provided; members are asked to bring side dishes. Andi, (352) 666-9091, or Jeanette, (727) 857-1045. Web: naturecoastdecorativeartists.com.
Poor Rich's Chess Club: 6:30 to 10 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, cafeteria, Oak Hill Hospital, 11375 Cortez Blvd. Bring chess set; club sets are available for use. Sets and clocks available to purchase. All levels welcome. The club has a free chess library. Annual dues are $10, which benefit the annual College Chess Scholarship fund. Visitors welcome. 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, Guests welcome. Robin, (352) 797-4645. Web: shcrotary.org.
Senior Singles Dance: 7 to 11 p.m. Wednesdays, Spring Hill Domino Club, 15120 County Line Road. Free dance lessons from 7 to 8 p.m. Admission is $5. Sheila, (352) 293-4009.
SHARP Crime Watch: 7 p.m. Monday, Senior Citizens Club of Hernando County, 7925 Rhanbuoy Road. All those interested in joining or learning more about the group are welcome. (352) 683-5936, firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Theresa Social Club: Business meeting, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, parish hall, 1107 Commercial Way. The luncheon will be at 11:30 a.m. July 24. Bingo is at 5:45 p.m. Mondays. Bingo questions, call Evelyn, (352) 683-1532. Membership questions, call Roberta, (352) 688-2315.
Suncoast Ship Model Society: 7 to 9 p.m. today, Weeki Wachee Senior Center, 3357 Susan Drive. Jim, (352) 592-6419.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10209: 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive. Weekly events include: steak shoot, 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesdays. Line dance lessons with Terri and Mel, 7 p.m. Thursdays. Fish fry, 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays. Pancake breakfast, 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays for $4, which includes two sausage links; a la carte items available. Musical entertainment, 7 to 10 p.m. Tuesdays. (352) 796-0398.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8681: 18940 Drayton St., at County Line Road. Fish fry, 4 to 7 p.m. Fridays. Steak shoot, 2-4 p.m. Sundays. (727) 856-1860.
Weeki Wachee Woodcarvers: 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Weeki Wachee Senior Center, 3357 Susan Drive. Guests of any age welcome. Membership is open; annual dues are $10. George Lytle, (352) 610-4925, or Mike Rice, (352) 683-9087.
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 and a local chapter of the international Barbershop Harmony Society. New singers of all ages wanted. Guests are asked to call (352) 556-3936 prior to a visit.
Monday Night Singles: 7 p.m. Mondays, Nell, Nellie's Restaurant, 6234 Commercial Way (Weeki Wachee Village). This group is for singles 50 and older. Joanne, (352) 596-6969, or Phyllis, (352) 596-3125.
Nature Coast English Car Club/Suncoast Classic MG Club: Meet for breakfast, 9 a.m. July 14, Glen Lakes Country Club, 9000 Glen Lakes Blvd. Ralph Decker, (352) 796-6984. Web: britishcarclub.net.
Royal Highlands Crime Watch: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Christian Church in the Wildwood, Building D, 10051 Country Road. The speaker will be Detective Dustin Mormando from the Hernando County sheriff's fraud unit. Also, Deputy Scott Reak will present an updated crime report. Ron Durham, (352) 835-4332.
Weeki Wachee Area Club: Bingo, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, 7442 Shoal Line Blvd. (352) 596-3316.
Ronald Reagan Republican Assembly of West Central Florida: 1 p.m. Saturday, 938 N Suncoast Blvd. (South Square Plaza). Speakers will include Sandy Brasmeister, who will discuss "Federal Fraud," and Glenn Nail, who will discuss "The Fort Island Sewer Debacle." Refreshments served. The public is welcome. (352) 257-5381.
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.
Polish-American Social Club: Dinner-dance, Sunday, 7615 New Jersey Ave., Hudson. Doors open at 12:15 p.m. Dinner choice is pasta with meatballs or baked chicken, served 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. Dancing to Happy Music by Jeanne from 2:15 to 5 p.m. Tickets $11 for members and $13 for nonmembers. RSVP to Dolores, (352) 596-4802, or Josephine, (727) 862-1520.
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Pasco Billiken Club: 11:13 a.m. Tuesday, Niko's Place Restaurant, 6818 U.S. 19 N. Lunch will follow the meeting. (727) 372-0528.
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