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Hernando events, Week of June 12

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Hernando County Fairgrounds Weekend Flea Market: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.. Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Brooksville. (352) 397-3351.

Crescent Community Clinic hosts tea party: Includes finger foods and tea. For $7, a photographer will take guests' photos with Alice in Wonderland, the Cheshire Cat or the Mad Hatter. Proceeds benefit the Crescent Community Clinic for low- to moderate-income residents who do not have insurance. 1 p.m. $15. Temple Beth David, 13158 Antelope St., Spring Hill. (352) 573-4178, 650-9006.

'The Wonderful Wizard of Oz': A non-musical adaptation of the familiar story about Dorothy's quest with the Tin Man, the Scarecrow and the Lion. 2 p.m. $10. Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 683-5113.

Monday

Healthy Hearts Education Series presents 'Meet the Pharmacist': Includes a presentation by a panel of pharmacists who will discuss prescription medications and heart health. A question-and-answer session will follow. Those in attendance will have an opportunity for a pharmacist to review their medications and ask questions. Complimentary refreshments will be served. Also, participants can complete a medication form in advance to bring with them to the meeting. A form is available on the hospital's website calendar page at oakhillhospital.com, by calling the reservation line at (352) 597-6333, or stop by the hospital's volunteer desk. 4 to 5:30 p.m. Free. Oak Hill Hospital Partner's Club, 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 597-6333.

Tuesday

Play to Learn: This is an indoor toddler program for babies and their mothers. 10 to 11:30 a.m. $3 per class. Jerome Brown Community Center, 99 Jerome Brown Place, Brooksville. (352) 540-3835.

Flag Day ceremony: The ceremony will be led by Boy Scout Troop and Cub Pack 459. The flag ritual will be performed by Elks officers, and the veterans group will demonstrate the folding of the flag. After the ceremony, there will be a buffet with cold cuts, sliced cheeses, potato and macaroni salads, coleslaw and rolls. 6 p.m. The ceremony is free; $5 per person for the buffet. Brooksville Elks Lodge 2582, 14494 Cortez Blvd., west of Brooksville. (352) 596-2582.

Wednesday

Master Gardeners' weekly plant sale: Plants for shade and sun are available, including flowering plants, ground covers, shrubs and trees. Funds raised benefit the Hernando County Master Gardener Program. 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Prices vary. Master Gardener Nursery, 19490 Oliver St., Brooksville. (352) 754-4433.

Friday

Sumter Singles and Couples Dance: Music provided by a band. Guests may bring finger foods or soda. No alcohol allowed. 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Lake Panasoffkee Recreation Park, 1582 County Road 459, Lake Panasoffkee. (352) 424-1688.

Ghost Tours: Legend has it that the Heritage Museum, a four-story, 12-room house, built more than 151 years ago by Brooksville pioneer John May, is inhabited by the spirits of long-deceased family members, including May's 3-year-old daughter, Jessie. Hand-held cameras and recording devices welcome. Reservations required. 8 to 10 p.m. $20, cash only. Hernando Heritage Museum, 601 Museum Court, Brooksville. (352) 799-0129.

'The Wonderful Wizard of Oz': A non-musical adaptation of the familiar story about Dorothy's quest with the Tin Man, the Scarecrow and the Lion. 8 p.m. $10. Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 683-5113.

Saturday

Hernando County Fairgrounds Weekend Flea Market: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.. Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St, Brooksville. (352) 397-3351.

Market on Main Street/Brooksville Nights: The event includes the Love Your Neighbor Farmer's Market, a craft and antique fair, live music, car show and a variety of other family-friendly activities. 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.. Downtown Brooksville, 10 S Main St., Brooksville. (352) 428-9275.

Firearms safety class: This is a firearms orientation program for new gun shooters. Completion of the class also provides the required documentation to apply for a Florida concealed carry permit. The class is about five hours, including range time. Class size is limited; registration required. 9 a.m. $50. Hernando Sportsman's Club, 16121 Commercial Way, north of Weeki Wachee. (352) 597-9931.

Orchid Lovers Club: This group meets to offer tips for growing beautiful orchids. This month's meeting will include information about where to find orchid supplies, find pots and growing mediums, with orchids for sale and an orchid table. 1 p.m.. Oak Hill Hospital Partner's Club, 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 597-3736.

Christ the Savior Greek Orthodox Church Hawaiian luau: Dinner will include Hawaiian-style souvlaki by Trifon. There will be dancing and door prizes. 5 to 8 p.m. $15 adults; $7 children. Christ the Savior Greek Orthodox Church, 13460 Olympic Village Lane, west of Brooksville. (352) 293-4022.

High Point Players present 'Life's A Picnic': This is a musical comedy dinner theater presentation. The show will follow a dinner picnic buffet, which includes hamburgers, hot dogs, salads, dessert, ice tea and coffee. Guests may bring their own beverages. 6 p.m. $7.50 each or two for $14. High Point Community Center, 12249 Club House Road, High Point. (352) 596-2397.

Ghost Tours: Legend has it that the Heritage Museum, a four-story, 12-room house, built more than 151 years ago by Brooksville pioneer John May, is inhabited by the spirits of long-deceased family members, including May's 3-year-old daughter, Jessie. Hand-held cameras and recording devices welcome. Reservations required. 8 to 10 p.m. $20, cash only. Hernando Heritage Museum, 601 Museum Court, Brooksville. (352) 799-0129.

'The Wonderful Wizard of Oz': A non-musical adaptation of the familiar story about Dorothy's quest with the Tin Man, the Scarecrow and the Lion. 8 p.m. $10. Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 683-5113.

Latin-American Civic and Cultural Association social dance: A complimentary dinner will be served to members prior to the dance, starting at 6 p.m. The dance will follow from 8 p.m. to midnight with DJ Mambo Mandy entertaining. Nonmembers are welcome at the dance. Guests can bring their own beverages (no coolers). Proper attire required. 8 p.m. Free for members; $10 for nomembers. SNPJ Lodge/Suncoast Dance Party Center, 13383 County Line Road, Spring Hill. (352) 666-6848.

Hernando events, Week of June 12 06/11/11 [Last modified: Saturday, June 11, 2011 11:09am]

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