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ONE-ROOM SCHOOLHOUSE GROUND-BREAKING: The Hernando Historical Museum Association will host a ground-breaking for its 1892 one-room schoolhouse at 2 p.m. Saturday at 70 Russell St., Brooksville.

The schoolhouse has been a 14-year effort by Gretchen Countryman and museum volunteers to showcase the history of education in Hernando County and provide an example of the one-room schoolhouse tradition in the United States.

Saturday's event will include speeches and refreshments. The building's plans will be available for inspection. For information, call Countryman at (352) 597-1064.

FUNDRAISER YARD SALE: The Friends of Weeki Wachee Springs State Park will have a yard sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the park, 6131 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee.

About 50 vendors will participate. Proceeds will go toward upgrades at the park.

There is no cost to attend.

For information, contact Chuck Morton at swampdad@juno.com, (352) 597-4424 or (352) 597-1220.

FREE CONCERT TICKETS: Distribution of complimentary tickets for the next two concerts of the Community Performing Arts Series will be from 9 a.m. to noon, Jan. 14 — or until tickets are gone — at Mariner United Methodist Church, 7079 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill.

The two concerts are "The '60s Experience," a tribute to the 1960s, Jan. 25, and "Back Home Again," a John Denver tribute, on Feb. 8.

Performances are at 2 and 7 p.m. Admission is by ticket only. For information, call (352) 544-1068 or (352) 597-1703.

Things to do in Hernando County 12/31/13 [Last modified: Tuesday, December 31, 2013 1:15pm]
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