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Hernando Events for July 29

29 Friday

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Back to School Bash: Rev Up Your Engines, sponsored by the Hernando County Education Foundation, will kick off the new school year with fun and entertainment. Event includes a Teachers' Supply Drive and free haircuts for all students. Sports physicals will be available for $25 per student. 5 to 8 p.m. Free. Coastal Way Shopping Center, 13173 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville. (352) 608-4018.

Enrichment Center Ballroom Dance: Educational ballroom and Latin dancing to music by Short Notice. 6 to 9 p.m. $7. Hernando County Mining Association Enrichment Center, 800 John Gary Grubbs Blvd., Brooksville. (352) 556-3575.

Wine Blending on the Hill: For those who love wine and have a taste for creativity. The public is invited to join the Friends of Chinsegut Hill for an evening of wine blending, where participants can create their own signature blend. Call to RSVP. 7 p.m. $30 per person, $50 per couple. Chinsegut Hill, 22495 Chinsegut Hill Road, north of Brooksville. (352) 799-5400.

30 Saturday

Christmas in July Sale: Hosted by the post and its auxiliary, items will be available inside and outside. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free. VFW Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 232-6409.

Low-Cost Pet Vaccination Clinic: Sponsored by the Florida International Teaching Zoo veterinary staff. Vaccinations are administered by a veterinarian. Documentation is provided. Proceeds are tax-deductible contributions that benefit the teaching zoo facility in Bushnell. 11 a.m. to noon Rabies vaccinations for dogs and cats are $7; puppy distemper-parvo combo, $15; cat distemper/3 way, $15; Bordatella/kennel cough, $16. Tractor Supply, 18471 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville. (352) 867-7788.

Showcase of Philippine Culture: Includes traditional dances and different costumes of the country. Socializing and dancing to follow. Filipino dishes and delicacies will be served. 3 to 7 p.m. $20 members/$25 guests. Redeemer Church, 12830 Shady Hills Road, Brooksville. (727) 242-3407.

31 Monday

Hernando Computer Club Open House/Newcomer Orientation: For those interested in learning about the club. Light refreshments served. 10 a.m. Free. Grace Presbyterian Church, 8375 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 684-7171.

1 Tuesday

Green Screen: Enjoy refreshments as you catch a free movie screening. August movie is "Making a Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA." 5 p.m. Free. Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 666-7576.

Childbirth Preparation Program: For new parents. The six-hour class is held over two days, followed by a personalized tour. 6 to 9 p.m. Free. Oak Hill Hospital Maternity Suites Education Room, North Tower, 11307 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. (844) 769-2229. This event continues on Wednesday.

4 Thursday

Facts About Fertilizing: Learn about Florida-Friendly Landscaping Principle No. 3 - Fertilize Appropriately. 10:30 a.m. Free. West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. (352) 540-6230.

Under the Chandeliers: Gourmet fare and wine pairing fundraiser to benefit the Dawn Center. Five-course meal with five wine tastings and a silent auction. 6 p.m. $75. Papa Joe's Italian Restaurant, 6244 Spring Lake Highway, Brooksville. (727) 457-3242.

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Information for the Events column should be submitted to Jean Hamilton, Hernando Times, 13045 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613. Information can be faxed to (352) 754-6133 or emailed to The deadline for news is two weeks before your event or reservation deadline. Events must be open to the public. Information cannot be published if the time, date, place, ticket price (if applicable) or contact person and phone number are missing. Call (352) 848-1438.

Hernando Events for July 29 07/27/16 [Last modified: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 4:24pm]
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