The Mitchell Heights Heath Awareness and Restoration Board is sponsoring an open house at 10 a.m. today to introduce the community to its new office. The office is at 407 E Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. There will be entertainment, speakers, free food and drinks. For information, call Bertha Winslett at 942-3146 or 796-3736.
Looking for a cat? Here is some help
Two adopt-a-thons with Home at Last Pet Adoptions are planned for today: from 10:30 a.m. to 2:20 p.m. at Petco, 7223 Coastal Blvd., and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pet Supermarket, 4316 Commercial Way. A variety of cats and kittens will be available for adoption. All have been spayed or neutered, have age-appropriate vaccinations, have tested negative for feline leukemia and AIDS, have identity microchips and have been treated for parasites. Fees vary and are tax-deductible. Call (352) 476-6832.
Group wants to give peace a chance
Antiwar activists from the Nature Coast Coalition for Peace and Justice will demonstrate against the Iraq war from 10 to 11:30 a.m. today at the southeast corner of Commercial Way and Cortez Boulevard. Anyone wishing to participate is welcome.
Heritage Day Festival: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Hernando Heritage Museum, 601 Museum Court, Brooksville. Free. Tours of the May-Stringer House are $5 for adults and $3 for children.
Art auction hosted by Temple Beth David Brotherhood: 6 p.m., Temple Beth David, 13158 Antelope St., Spring Hill. $5. Marty Reiman, 688-1234, or the temple, 686-7034.
Dancing Buffalo Ranch presents Native American Intertribal Pow-Wow: 9 a.m. to dusk, 18250 Wiscon Road, Brooksville. $2 per person; ages 5 and younger free. Marcy Smith, 799-4385.
Spring Hill Community Concert featuring the Drifters and Apthekers: Gates open at 2 p.m.; concert is 4 to 8 p.m. Lake House pavilion, 1202 Kenlake Ave., Spring Hill. $20 for general admission; $25 tickets include meet-and-greet with bands. Lake House, 666-4746, or Cara, 650-1695.
High Point presents Norm Bernard and his Little Big Band: 1-4 p.m., High Point Community Center, 12249 Clubhouse Road, High Point. Tickets are $6. Those attending can bring their own beverages. Snacks will be available. 597-1966 or 596-2827.
Latin American Civic and Cultural Association Valentine Dance: 8 p.m., SNPJ Lodge, 13383 County Line Road, Spring Hill. $7 for members and $10 for nonmembers. 688-0763 or (727) 869-9398.