Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Events

Hernando's Weekly Planner for Aug. 8

8-10 Today through Sunday

'Peter Pan Jr.': The story of the boy who never grew up and his adventures in Neverland come to life in this summer teen production. 8 p.m. today and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Continues Aug. 15 to 17. $12; students, $8. (352) 683-5113. stagewest.net.

10 Sunday

Cool Summer Jazz: Enjoy an afternoon of music from the big band era with the Hernando Jazz Society. This is an indoor event. Guests may bring their own beverages and snacks. 2 to 5 p.m. Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Ave., Spring Hill. $5 at the door. (352) 799-9690.

11 Monday

Hernando County Planning and Zoning Commission: 9 a.m. Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.

12 Tuesday

Hernando County Commission: 9 a.m. Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville. Commissioners are expected to consider extending the moratorium on transportation impact fees.

Brooksville City Council: Budget workshop. 6:30 p.m. City Hall, 201 Howell Ave., Brooksville.

Hernando County Library Advisory Council: 5 p.m. Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive.

Live Oak Theatre 2014-15 auditions: Auditions will be for both Anne of Avonlea and The Music Man. Those auditioning should prepare 16 bars from a song demonstrating strengths and vocal range. A monologue is welcome (less than 2 minutes), but not required. Cold readings will only be used for adults who audition and for children's callbacks. Children with no prior experience with Live Oak should have completed the theater's Basic Acting and Introduction to Live Oak Theatre program. 7:30 p.m.; also at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 200 Mount Fair Ave., Brooksville. [email protected] or (352) 593-0027.

13 Wednesday

Caregivers Support Series, Living at Home Safely: The topic will be "Rehabilitation in Your Home," presented by Nurse on Call in Spring Hill. Discussion will include techniques and solutions for therapy in the home. This is the first seminar of an eight-part series that will be conducted twice a month through Nov. 19. 9:30 a.m. Residence at Timber Pines, 3140 Forest Road, Spring Hill. Free, but reservations required. (352) 683-9009.

14 Thursday

Hernando County Community Alliance: 9 a.m. Hernando County Schools Facilities Department, 8016 Mobley Road, Brooksville. hccalliance.org.

Socrates Cafe: The question for discussion will be "What is happiness?" This group, with the help of a facilitator, applies the Socratic method to questions that trouble them. 5 p.m. West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. (352) 754-4043.

Look ahead

Cruising to Murder Mystery Dinner: Tickets must be purchased by Tuesday. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., dinner and show start at 6:15 p.m. Hernando Beach Yacht Club, 4163 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach. $25 per person. (352) 293-5262.

9 Saturday

Brooksville Operation Backpack: Presented by the Friends of the Children Inc., free backpacks and school supplies will be provided to Hernando County children entering kindergarten through eighth grade, while supplies last. All children must be accompanied by an adult. The event will also include vendors, bounce houses, slides and a hot dog with chips and drink. 10 a.m. Jerome Brown Community Center, 99 Jerome Brown Place, Brooksville. (352) 540-3835.

Spring Hill Operation Backpack: The free backpack/school supplies giveaway is provided by several service organizations and hosted by the Spring Hill Kiwanis Foundation. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Challenger K-8 School of Science and Mathematics, 13400 Elgin Blvd., Spring Hill. Free. (352) 263-7829.

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