Art in the Park invites Vendors and exhibitors
It's not too late to sign up to participate in the Hernando County Arts Council's 29th annual Art in the Park, which will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane. The event features numerous fine art and craft exhibitors, a showcase of Florida Highwaymen art, a kids art zone, continuous entertainment, food and refreshments. Exhibitor space is $75; food vendor space is $165. Call Jan Knowles at (352) 279-5182 or visit hernandoarts.org.
Retired CEO appointed to water district board
Gov. Rick Scott has appointed Thomas E. "Tommy" Bronson to the Southwest Florida Water Management District's Governing Board, representing Hernando and Marion counties. Bronson, of Brooksville, is the retired CEO of Meridian Aggregates. He is a former member of the Withlacoochee Regional Planning Council. The term, effective as of Monday, will end March 1, 2016. The appointment is subject to confirmation by the Florida Senate. The governing board sets policy for the district. Board members are not paid.
Rep. Nugent to host town hall meeting
U.S. Rep. Rich Nugent will host a town hall meeting from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Monday at the Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St. The meeting is one in a series of budget listening sessions. Input from the community is welcome. For information, call Nugent's local office at (352) 684-4446 or visit the website at nugent.house.gov.
During the German-American Club of Spring Hill's inaugural ball, Jake Eidenschink was appointed delegate to the United German-American Society of Florida. Eidenschink's first name was incorrect on Sunday's Hometown Hernando pages.
Hernando County Port Authority, 7 p.m., Linda Pedersen Park at Jenkins Creek building, 6340 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach.
'Ridding Your Lawn and Landscape of Weeds' horticulture class: 10:30 a.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive. Free. (352) 540-6230.
Green Screens showing of 'Gasland': 5 p.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 666-7576.