The Friends of the Library of Hernando County celebrate its 20th Anniversary with special offers during the month of October. Proceeds from book store sales support the Hernando County Public Library System. Stuff a bag of children's books for $1.50; stuff a bag of all other book categories for $5. All other books, including sets, are half price. All DVDs are $1 each.
Pasco-Hernando State College hosts the annual Peace Week from Oct. 16 to 20. This year's theme is 'Mindfulness.' For a full schedule of events at all PHSC campuses, visit the website.
Learn how to plot a course anywhere and pinpoint your location on any chart with hands-on exercises. Two-day session: Oct. 17 and 24. Call Jim to RSVP.
Price:$30, includes training strip chart.
Come for breakfast and stay for lunch. The community health event begins with a light breakfast sponsored by Naomi Green, vegan lifestyle coach and educator. Free health screenings and Medicare information provided by Sharon Mackey, licensed health insurance agent. Angela Bonfardino-Walasek, executive director of United Way of Hernando County, provides information on 211. Afternoon topics include healthy weight, diabetes, controlling hypertension and how to quit smoking. Door prizes Call to RSVP by Oct. 13.