Brooksville Elks Lodge 2582: 14494 Cortez Blvd. Tickets to the Labor Day Feast must be purchased by Sunday. The feast will be at 2 p.m. Sept. 2. The menu includes lobster, clams, corn on the cob, baked beans, red potatoes, coleslaw and dessert. Tickets are $20 for the clam bake. Tickets for an optional prime rib dinner are $10. No tickets will be sold at the door. For weekly schedule, call (352) 596-2582.
Kiwanis Club of the Brooksville Ridge: Breakfast meeting, 7:15 a.m. Friday, Country Kitchen, 20133 Cortez Blvd. The speaker will be Keeley Toro, owner of SpringHillNow.com. Rich Linkul, (352) 597-6383. Web: kiwanisofthebrooksvilleridge.com.
Marine Corps League, Spring Hill Detachment 708: 8405 Sunshine Grove Road, west of Brooksville. Labor Day Bash, 2 to 6 p.m. Sept. 1. There is a $5 cover charge; also bring a dish to share. There will be games and music. For the weekly schedule of events, visit the website at mcl708.org. (352) 597-7979.
Hernando Beach Yacht Club: 4163 Shoal Line Blvd. Dinner, 5 p.m. Wednesdays. Dominick Fickeria, (352) 200-7822. hbyachtclub.com.
Quilters of the Nature Coast: Plans are under way for the retreat that will be Sept. 23 to 26 at Lakewood Retreat. The cost is $115, which includes room, meals and classes. A $15 nonrefundable deposit is due at signup; full payment is required by Aug. 30. Nonmembers are welcome. Sandy, (352) 683-7036, or Carol, (352) 686-6198.
AARP Chapter 5445 West: 11:30 a.m. Friday, Kally K's, 3383 Commercial Way. The speaker will be Michelle Schoenberg of Regency Apartments. RSVP to Edith, (352) 666-5483.
Democratic Club of Hernando County: "Italian Night to Remember," 6 p.m. Sept. 7, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 6193 Spring Hill Drive. Doors open at 5 p.m. An Italian dinner will be served. Tickets are $15 each or $25 for two. Steve Zeledon, a local representative for AARP, will talk about affordable health care and Medicare. For tickets, call Democratic headquarters, (352) 556-4812, or Bernadette Yee, (352) 596-2996.
Hernando Computer Club: Membership Committee meeting, 10 a.m. Monday; visitors welcome. All programs are at Grace Presbyterian Church, 8375 Spring Hill Drive. For class schedule, visit hcc.org or call (352) 684-7171.
Hernando Quilters' Guild: 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 6193 Spring Hill Drive. Annual dues are $18, payable in January. Barb Theriault, (352) 597-8816, or Karen Pilon, (352) 556-4720.
Kiwanis Club of the Nature Coast: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Up 4 Breakfast, 14359 Spring Hill Drive. The cost for dinner is $10, which includes drink, tax and tip. Al Johnson, (352) 684-1661.
Ladies of the British Commonwealth: 11 a.m. Saturday, Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive. After the meeting, a light lunch of tea sandwiches, dessert and a pot of tea will be served. All Hernando County women of British or Commonwealth birth or ancestry, as well as wives of men with ancestry, are welcome. Sheena, (352) 688-6503.
Latin-American Civic and Cultural Association: Welcoming the Fall Party, 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Suncoast Dance and Party Center, 13383 County Line Road. Music by DJ Cayuco. Admission is $8 for members and $10 for nomembers. Proper attire required. The association will have its 31st anniversary celebration Sept. 21 at the Palace Grand. (352) 683-6742 or (352) 666-4648.
Pennsylvania Club: 10 a.m. Sept. 10, Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane. The speaker will be Angela Bennett, president of the Spring Hill Garden Club. The dinner entree choice is roasted chicken or fried grouper. The cost is $13.75 per person (note entree choice on check). Reservations are required by Sept. 3. Send payment to the club at P.O. Box 6024, Spring Hill, FL 34611. No payments will be accepted at the door. RSVP to Beverly, (352) 683-4731. For membership, call Jim Cahill, (352) 593-4325.
Sons of Italy, Nature Coast Lodge 2502: 5:30 p.m. Aug. 28, Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Ave. Laura, (352) 684-7460, or Rose, (352) 796-7711.
Spring Hill Garden Club: 1 p.m. Tuesday, Forest Oaks Lutheran Church, 8555 Forest Oaks Blvd. The speaker will be Sylvia Durell, coordinator of the Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program, who will discuss the program's nine science-based principles. Nonmembers welcome. Club members maintain the Spring Hill waterfall entrance, the Nature Coast Botanical Gardens and the group's plant nursery. (352) 683-9933. Web: Naturecoastgardens.com.
St. Theresa Social Club: Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, parish hall, 1107 Commercial Way. Bingo is at 5:45 p.m. each Monday. For bingo, call Oscar, (352) 600-9361. For membership, Carol Smith, (352) 346-9165.
Polish-American Social Club: 7615 New Jersey Ave., Hudson. Dinner-dance, 12:15 to 5 p.m. Sunday. A traditional Polish dinner will be served. Music provided by Happy Music by Jeanne. $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.