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CAREER FAIR: The Opportunity 2013 career fair will be from 2 to 5:30 p.m. April 4 at Pasco-Hernando Community College's Spring Hill Campus, 450 Beverly Court, Spring Hill. For more information, call (352) 544-5206.

LEARN TO GROW CITRUS: A free class, "Growing and Caring for Citrus," will be offered at 10:30 a.m. April 3 at the Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive.

Urban horticulture agent Jim Moll will discuss how to grow and care for citrus trees. Participants will also learn the most common citrus problems and how to keep citrus trees healthy.

There is no registration required. Seating is first come, first seated. For more information, call (352) 754-4433 or visit

DINNER BENEFIT FOR FIRE DEPARTMENT: The High Point Ladies Fire Auxiliary will host a lasagna dinner benefit at 6 p.m. April 6 at the High Point Community Center, 12249 Club House Road, High Point.

The meal will include salad, garlic knots and dessert. A DJ will provide music for dancing.

Tickets are $7 per person, with proceeds to benefit the High Point Volunteer Fire Department. For details or tickets, call Anna at (352) 596-1601 or Lynda at (352) 596-4436.

SEATS AVAILABLE ON COUNTY CONSTRUCTION/REGULATION BOARD: The Hernando County Commission is accepting applications from those interested in volunteering for the Board of Construction and Regulation.

There are two vacancies: one for a licensed plumbing contractor with a term through December 2014, and the other for a licensed roofing contractor with a term through December 2016.

Board members perform the duties of a board of adjustment and appeals, acting as a countywide compliance review board.

Applications are available in the county administrator's office, Room 263, Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville. Those applying must be Hernando County residents and registered voters.

The application deadline is 5 p.m. April 3. Call (352) 754-4002 or visit

Hernando County events 03/23/13 [Last modified: Saturday, March 23, 2013 11:37am]
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