Sunday, February 18, 2018
Events

Hernando Events for Nov. 4

Events

4 Friday

Academia Hernando Fall 2016 Lecture Series: "The Development of America (1790-1860) into Two Nations" by Michael Deeb. 10 a.m. to noon. $8 per individual lecture. Pasco-Hernando State College Spring Hill Campus, 450 Beverly Court, Spring Hill. (352) 597-6640.

Toddler Storytime: The program, designed for children between the ages of 18 months and 3 years old, features stories, songs and fingerplays. 10:30 to 11 a.m. Free. West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. (352) 754-4043.

History and Biography Book Discussion Group: Discussing Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868 by Cokie Roberts. No registration required, but copies of the book are limited. 11 a.m. to noon. Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave., Brooksville. (352) 754-4043.

Preschool Storytime: The program, designed for children between the ages of 3 and 5, features stories, songs and fingerplays. 11:15 to 11:45 a.m. Free. West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. (352) 754-4043.

Ballroom dance: Dance to music by Dave Mussatto. Includes a free dance lesson. Bring a potluck dish to share and your own beverage. Call to RSVP. 5:15 to 9 p.m. $8; $5 for members. Senior Citizens Club, 7925 Rhanbuoy Road, Spring Hill. (352) 597-0107.

Enrichment Centers 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.

Life Center wine-tasting fundraiser: The event will benefit The Life Center. Hosted by Gamma Xi Master Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi. Includes music, light hors d'oeuvres and wine tasting. 7 to 9 p.m. $15. Strong Tower Vineyard & Winery, 17810 Forge Drive, Shady Hills. (352) 796-5490 or (352) 796-6966.

5 Saturday

Yard sale: Hosted by Auxiliary Unit 186. Various holiday and yard sale items will be available. Vendors and table rentals available. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. American Legion Post 186, 12091 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 799-1545.

Wellington Community Garage and Bake Sale: Treasures and baked goods. 8 a.m. to noon. Wellington Clubhouse, 400 Wexford Blvd., Spring Hill. (352) 684-6568.

Childbirth Preparation Program: The class will help new parents be better prepared for their birth experience. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free. Oak Hill Hospital Maternity Suites Education Room, North Tower, 11307 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. (844) 769-2229.

CarFit Education Program: The national education program, created by AARP, AAA Motor Club and the American Occupational Therapy Association, is designed to help older drivers stay safe on the road. RSVP to reserve an auto safety checkup. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free. Atria Evergreen Woods, 7030 Evergreen Woods Trail, Spring Hill. (352) 596-2055.

Game On!: Enjoy a family-fun day at the library featuring classic board games and video game systems. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Ridge Manor West. (352) 754-4043.

Archery Family Field Day: Come have fun and learn the safe shooting sport. Equipment will be provided. For a donation, participants will receive a William Tell apple-on-the-head archery photo. All photo donations will benefit programs at the center. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free. Chinsegut Conservation Center, 23212 Lake Lindsey Road, north of Brooksville. (352) 754-6722.

Breastfeeding Beginnings class: The class equips new and expectant families with the information they need to have a successful breastfeeding journey. 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Free. Oak Hill Hospital Maternity Suites Education Room, North Tower, 11307 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. (844) 769-2229.

Pay It Forward benefit dinner: Eighth-grader Elizabeth Wilson at Gulf Coast Middle School will host a Pay It Forward dinner to benefit the New Beginnings Youth Shelter in Brooksville. 6:30 to 9 p.m. Tickets are $25 each or four for $85. Head and Heel Ranch, 22353 Rodeo Drive, south of Brooksville. (352) 263-6038.

Brookridge Social Dance Group 'Salute to Veterans': Music provided by At Large. Bring your own refreshments. Coffee and ice available. 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. $5. Brookridge Clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St., Brookridge. (352) 597-0723.

6 Sunday

NAMI Hernando bowling: Bowlers welcome. 2 p.m. Spring Hill Lanes, 3447 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. (352) 610-9544.

7 Monday

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

Diabetes Mellitus Education Series: For anyone who has been diagnosed with diabetes mellitus and their families. Monthly lecture: "Carb Counting." 1 p.m. Free; advance registration required. Access Health Care, 5350 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 597-7249.

Healthy Pregnancy class: Expectant parents can learn how to keep themselves and their babies healthy during pregnancy. 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Free. Oak Hill Hospital Maternity Suites Education Room, North Tower, 11307 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. (800) 769-2229.

Childbirth Preparation Refresher: For expectant parents who have older children born in a different setting and wish to refresh themselves with the stages of labor. 6 to 9 p.m. Free. Oak Hill Hospital Maternity Suites Education Room, North Tower, 11307 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. (844) 769-2229.

8 Tuesday

Creative Photography workshop: Learn how to create double-exposure images by taking two photos and combining them in PhotoShop. Requirements include having a basic knowledge of photography and Adobe PhotoShop. Bring a camera and laptop with Adobe PhotoShop installed. Dress for hiking; bring water/coffee and snacks. Insect repellent will be provided. 10 a.m. Free. Chinsegut Conservation Center, 23212 Lake Lindsey Road, north of Brooksville. (352) 754-6722.

Storytime: Designed for children ages 18 months to 5 years old. Includes stories, songs and fingerplays. 10:30 to 11 a.m. Free. Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave., Brooksville. (352) 754-4043.

9 Wednesday

Storytime: The program, designed for children ages 18 months to 5 years old, features stories, songs and fingerplays. 10:30 to 11 a.m. Free. East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Ridge Manor West. (352) 754-4043.

Financial Management Series: For adults, who will learn ways to manage their finances. November's topic: "Effective Credit Use." 2 to 4 p.m. Free. East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Ridge Manor West. (352) 754-4043.

Florida 503 Book Discussions: Monthly discussions of Florida-themed writings. Ask for a copy of the assigned reading and join in. For adults. November's topic: Tales from Margaritaville by Jimmy Buffett. 2 to 3:30 p.m. Free. Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 754-4043.

10 Thursday

'What's the Buzz about Mosquitoes?': Learn how residents and Mosquito Control can work together to keep mosquitoes at bay. 10 to 11 a.m. Free. West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. (352) 754-4043.

Toddler Storytime: Designed for preschool children ages 18 months to 3 years old. Storytime features stories, songs and fingerplays. 10:30 to 11 a.m. Free. Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 754-4043.

Movies @ Your Library: Written and directed by Woody Allen, Cafe Society stars Steve Carell, Jesse Eisenberg, Blake Lively, Parker Posey and Kristen Stewart. Rating: PG-13. Runtime: 96 minutes. 2 to 4 p.m. Free. Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 754-4043.

High Tea on the Hill: Experience the elegance of late-afternoon high tea. Learn traditions and manners. Reservations suggested. 3 p.m. Free. Chinsegut Hill, 22495 Chinsegut Hill Road, north of Brooksville. (352) 799-5400.

Socrates Cafe: An opportunity for amiable, open-minded discussion of profound issues. November's question: Has our culture become too fragmented? 5 to 7 p.m. Free. West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. (352) 754-4043.

USA Dance: Ballroom and social dancing. Held the second Thursday of each month. Group lesson included. Bring your own snacks. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. $6 for USA Dance members; $8 for non-members. Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Ave., Spring Hill. (352) 666-4746.

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