Thursday, April 26, 2018
Events

Things to do in Hernando County

Events

Markets and sales

Saturday

Springstead High School Flea Market: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Springstead Theater, 3300 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. Vendor spaces are $10. (352) 683-3528.

Lectures/self help

MONDAY AND WEDNESDAY

Understanding Your Medicare Options: Get questions answered in regard to Medicare, Medicare Advantage and Medicare D (prescription drugs), and compare plans while looking at out-of-pocket limits. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday at West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave., Brooksville. (352) 754-4043.

'The Library Helps With ... Acing the Interview': The fourth in a series of job searching and career development classes. 5 to 6:30 p.m. Monday at West Hernando/S.T. Foggia Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Ave., Spring Hill. 5 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. (352) 754-4043.

Library fun

saturday

Teen Anime Club: For youths 12 to 18 who can draw and discuss manga, and participate in anime-themed activities. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library of Hernando County. Register in advance. 10 a.m. to noon. Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave., Brooksville. (352) 754-4043.

Book talk

TODAY

History and Biography Book Discussion Group: Discuss The Bielski Brothers: The True Story of Three Men Who Defied the Nazis, Built a Village in the Forest and Saved 1,200 Jews, by Peter Duffy. Copies of the book are limited. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave., Brooksville. (352) 754-4043.

WEDNESDAY

Brooksville Readers Theater: Participants take turns reading different parts of Neil Simon's Lost in Yonkers. Advance registration recommended. Ask for a copy of the play at the information desk. 2 to 4 p.m. Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave., Brooksville. (352) 754-4043.

For your health

SATURDAY

FCCD 5K Weeki Wachee Wilderness Run: Featuring a 5K road run around the lakes at the Weekiwachee Preserve. Includes T-shirt, dog tag and goody bag. The event, hosted by the Florida Council on Crime and Delinquency, is to benefit the Wounded Warriors In Action Foundation. 7:30 a.m. Weekiwachee Preserve, 2345 Osowaw Blvd., Spring Hill. $25 in advance; $30 on day of race. active.com.

MONDAY

Diabetic Education Series: The topic is Tips for Managing Blood Glucose, by Verna Pedersen Runyan, a nurse practitioner. 1 p.m. Access Health Care, 4270 Lake In the Woods Drive, Spring Hill. Free, but registration required. (352) 597-7249.

Club parties

Saturday

Sons of Italy Nature Coast Lodge 2502 Scholarship Dinner: A Hawaiian-themed event that includes dinner and music by Buddy and Debbie Vee. There will be drawings and a cash bar. Hawaiian attire encouraged. 7 to 10 p.m. Brooksville Elks Lodge 2582, 14494 Cortez Blvd., west of Brooksville. $25; must be purchased in advance. (352) 688-1889, (352) 686-3865.

Hobbies

Saturday

Ham R/C Club Spring Big Bird Fly In: Gas, glow or electric radio-controlled aircraft are welcome to participate (minimum 80-inch wingspan for single-wing planes and 60-inch wingspan for multiwing planes). $50 cash prize for pilots, food and raffles. Fee of $15 includes a burger or hot dog; spectators pay $3 each or $5 per carload. 7:30 a.m. Hernando Aero Modelers Field at Cemex Entrance Road, 16301 Ponce De Leon Blvd., north of Brooksville. (352) 293-1157. hamrc.com.

Hernando County Cattlemen's Association Trap Shoot: Concession stand and raffles. 8 a.m., 7150 Myers Road, south of Spring Lake. $25 entry fee includes two boxes of shells. (352) 796-9579.

Miscellaneous

Saturday

Mother/Daughter 'Tea for a Queen': The Spring Hill Aglow International Lighthouse's event will include a skit, "God's Women of the Bible." 1-3 p.m. $10; reservations required. Atria Evergreen Woods, 7030 Evergreen Woods Trail, Spring Hill. (352) 610-4164, (352) 848-4182.

WEDNESDAY

'Springtime Silhouettes' Fashion Show and Luncheon: Includes fashions by Boutique on Wheels, a raffle auction, a 50/50 drawing, a "Lotto Hat" and door prizes. Noon. Temple Beth David Social Hall, 13158 Antelope St., Spring Hill. $20 per person. (352) 610-2577, (352) 678-1805.

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