Tickets available for dance for dads, daughters
Tickets are available for the Hernando County Recreation Department's annual Father-Daughter Dance, which will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday at St. Anthony Catholic Church, 20428 Cortez Blvd. The event will include music, snacks and drinks. Guests are encouraged to bring cameras. Substitute dads — such as a grandfather, an uncle, a friend or an older brother — are welcome. Tickets are $15 each and must be purchased in advance. Payment must be made by check, money order or credit card (MasterCard or Visa). Stop by the recreation office at 205 E Fort Dade Ave. or call (352) 754-4031.
Meeting of legislative delegation is Monday
The annual meeting of the Hernando County legislative delegation will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday in the commission chambers at the Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St. Residents may speak to the delegation about appropriations or general issues. For information, contact Paula Cirnigliaro in state Rep. Robert Schenck's office at [email protected] or (352) 688-5005.
Recognition banquet will honor physician
Black History Month Productions will present the fifth annual Black History Month Recognition Banquet at 8 p.m. Feb. 27 at the Lorenzo Hamilton Community Center at Kennedy Park, 899 Kennedy Blvd. The event is designed to recognize, celebrate and honor a black Hernando County native for accomplishments in his or her profession or for service to the community. This year's honoree is Dr. Howard Blount, the county's first black doctor, a specialist in gynecology and obstetrics. Tickets are $18. Also, advertising is available in the banquet souvenir journal, from $25 to $100. The deadline for ads is Feb. 16. Call (352) 688-2861.
Hernando Sportsman's Club Gun and Knife Show: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Brooksville. $6; children 15 and younger are admitted free but must be accompanied by an adult. (352) 799-3605.
Bob Kravos and the Boys in the Band with Walter Ostanek: Doors open at 1 p.m., Suncoast Dance and Party Center, 13383 County Line Road, west of Masaryktown. $10. (727) 753-9631.
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