Free and Accepted Masons, Hernando Lodge No. 97: 7:30 p.m. Monday, 515 S Main St., Brooksville. Lodge of Instruction is at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Richard Trout, (352) 238-9596.
Genealogy Society of Hernando County: 6:30 p.m. today, LDS Family History Center, 21043 Yontz Road. Elmer Spears will present a program on Elmer's Genealogy Library in Madison. Visitors are welcome. Kathleen Marsh, (352) 796-1623.
Hernando Council Senior Citizens No. 1: 8187 Fort Dade Ave. Pinochle is offered from noon to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. The cost is $3, which includes lunch and prizes. Visitors and new members are welcome. Linda, (352) 573-7696.
Kiwanis Club of Brooksville: 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Brooksville Golf and Country Club at Majestic Oaks, 23446 Links Drive. After dinner, there will be a speaker. Visitors welcome. Joan Lynch, (352) 686-8180.
Kiwanis Club of the Brooksville Ridge: Breakfast meeting, 7:15 a.m. Fridays, Country Kitchen, 20133 Cortez Blvd. John Ehlenbeck, john.ehlenbeck@bank ofamerica.com or toll-free 1-888-852-5000, ext. 3720.
Rotary Club of Brooksville: Noon Tuesdays, Brooksville Golf and Country Club at Majestic Oaks, 23446 Links Drive (off Croom Road). Richard Trump, secretary, (352) 796-1143.
AARP Hernando County, Chapter 1026: Noon Thursday, Atria Evergreen Woods, Great Room, 7030 Evergreen Woods Trail. The cost for all-you-can-eat lunch is $7.50. The speaker will be Dr. Mark Denner, a retired colonel with the National Guard. His topic will be "What is a Doctor of Osteopathy?" Also, he will have a presentation on his two service assignments to Iraq and Afghanistan. Reservations required. Bob, (352) 596-0722, or Joyce, (352) 688-6910.
Hernando Hills Hi-Lites: Rehearsal, 7 p.m. Mondays, Mariner United Methodist Church, 7079 Mariner Blvd. This is a women's a cappella chorus. New members welcome; experience is not necessary. Tessie, (352) 686-4122.
Kiwanis Club of Spring Hill: Noon Tuesdays, Scotto's Bistro, 6172 Commercial Way. Lunch is available. Guests are welcome. Bev Reso, (352) 382-2372 or Richard Sanvenero, (352) 688-4858.
Nature Coast Decorative Artists: 9 a.m. Saturday, Weeki Wachee Senior Citizens Center, 3357 Susan Drive. The project is painting a baby zebra in acrylics, taught by Pat Landry. The group is the local chapter of the National Society of Decorative Painters. Members are involved in charitable projects for troops overseas and treasure boxes for the Shriners Hospital for Children. Andi, (352) 666-9091; Jeanette, (727) 857-1045, or Pat, (352) 249-7221.
Nature Coast Orators Club/Toastmasters: 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Oak Hill Hospital (in the room behind the cafeteria), 11375 Cortez Blvd. The group helps improve communication skills, both personally and professionally. Martha, (352) 277-2577, or Abigail, (727) 861-2203.
Out-n-About Singles: Calendar planning and social, 7 p.m. Saturday, St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 2301 Deltona Blvd. Members gather for coffee and conversation at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Dunkin' Donuts, 13179 Cortez Blvd. This is a singles club for ages 30-60. (352) 797-6116 or e-mail to email@example.com.
Pennsylvania Club: 10 a.m. Aug. 11, Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane. Entertainment provided by Ferdo & Nina. A $25 grocery store gift certificate will be awarded to two members in good standing. The dinner entree choice is teriyaki chicken or garlic-encrusted roast pork with garden salad and dessert. The cost is $12.50 per person; entree choice(s) should be noted on the check. Reservations required by Aug. 4. Make checks payable to the club and mail to P.O. Box 6024, Spring Hill, FL 34611. Payment will not be accepted at the door. RSVP to Millie, (352) 688-8663. Membership is open to all former Pennsylvania residents and their spouses. For membership, call Jane, (352) 848-0110. Trips are planned to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge in Tennessee in October, to Fort Myers in December and a seven-night southern Caribbean cruise in January. For trip details, call Jerry, (352) 592-1293.
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, or Judy Hughes, (352) 597-4853.
Rotary Club of Spring Hill Central: Lunch meetings, noon Thursdays, Silverthorn Country Club, 4450 Golf Club Lane. Guests are welcome. Brooks Edwards, (352) 666-4107, or Josh Kelly, (352) 684-0313. Visit the Web site at www.shcrotary.org.
Spring Hill Amateur Radio Club: The club operates on a 2-meter repeater on 146.805 MHz (no tone) and conducts a SKYWARN Weather Net at 7:30 p.m. and a club net at 8 p.m. on Tuesdays, except meeting nights (third Tuesday of the month). Anyone with a ham radio license is welcome participate in both nets. Visit the Web site at www.kf4ixu.org. Ed, (352) 684-7623.
Spring Hill Garden Club: 1 p.m. today, Forest Oaks Lutheran Church, 8555 Forest Oaks Blvd. There will be a potluck and plant exchange; those attending are asked to bring a dish to share, a place setting and a plant for the exchange. Club members maintain the plant nursery at 1489 Parker Ave. and the adjacent Nature Coast Botanical Gardens, as well as the waterfall entrance at Spring Hill Drive and Commercial Way. The nursery is open from 9 a.m. to noon Mondays and Saturdays, and the botanical gardens are open daily during daylight hours. Volunteers are needed to help on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday mornings. (352) 683-9933. Visit www.naturecoastbotanical gardens.com.
St. Theresa Social Club: Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. today, parish center, 1107 Commercial Way. Bingo games are played at 5:45 p.m. Mondays in the parish center. Evelyn, (352) 683-1532, or Anita, (352) 684-5771.
Polish-American Social Club: Dinner-dance, Sunday, 7615 New Jersey Ave., Hudson. Doors open at 12:15 p.m. Dinner choice is meatloaf or baked chicken, which will be served from 12:45 to 2 p.m. Dancing to Music By Jeanne from 2:30 to 5:15 p.m. Tickets are $11 for members and $12 for nonmembers and guests. Proper dance attire is requested. A full-service bar is available. To guarantee menu choice, make reservations. Dolores, (352) 596-4802, or Josephine, (727) 862-1520.
Information for the Clubs column should be submitted to Phyllis Day, Hernando Times, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613. Information can be faxed to (352) 754-6133 or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for Clubs is seven working days before your meeting or reservation deadline. Information cannot be published if the time, date, place, ticket price, if applicable, or contact person and phone number are missing. Call (352) 754-6101 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.