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Academia Hernando presents "Two Great Painters": 10 a.m., Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee. The speaker is Peter Tush. The program is part of Academia Hernando's "The Greats" lecture series. The cost is $7. 597-0158.

Hernando Computer Club to present "A Kaleidoscope of Classes We Teach": 7 p.m., Hernando County Shrine Club, 13400 Montour St., west of Brooksville. Several instructors will give 10-minute presentations on the various classes the club offers to its members. Visitors are welcome. Free. 592-0070.


Disabled American Veterans Chapter 67: Bingo. Warm-ups at 4:45 p.m., early bird at 6 p.m. and regular games at 6:30 p.m. 16314 Cortez Blvd., west of Brooksville. 796-1679.

Monday Crafters: Noon to 3 p.m., Weeki Wachee Senior Citizens Club, 3357 Susan Drive. New members of all ages welcome. Helen, 597-1538.

Poor Rich's Chess Club of Hernando County: 6:30 to 10 p.m., cafeteria, Oak Hill Hospital, 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. Bring chess set; club sets are available. Annual dues for the club are $12, which includes all family members. James, 683-7560; Andy, 686-8195; Chuck, 688-4274.

Senior Citizens Club of Hernando County: Cards, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 7925 Rhanbuoy Road, Spring Hill. 596-1095 or Barb, 683-2440.

Spring Hill Duplicate Bridge Club: 12:30 p.m., Regency Oaks Clubhouse, 4445 Breakwater Blvd., Spring Hill. Lois, 686-7283.

Spring Hill Garden Club: Plant nursery, 9 a.m. to noon, 1489 Parker Ave., Spring Hill. Gloria Nadeau, 597-1415.

St. Theresa Social Club: Bingo, 6 p.m., parish center, 1107 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. 684-5771.


Hernando County Cooperative Extension Service to present "Amazing Azaleas": 10 a.m., Forest Oaks Government Center, 7479 Forest Oaks Blvd. Free. Seating is limited. 754-4433.

Last Holiday to be shown at library: 2 p.m., East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Ridge Manor West. The 2006 film is rated PG-13 and stars Queen Latifah as a shy salesclerk who, upon learning she has a fatal disease, decides to take a European vacation. While there, she learns how to be spontaneous and outrageous, only to find out when she gets back that she was misdiagnosed. The movie also stars LL Cool J, Timothy Hutton and Gerard Depardieu. The screening is free. Light refreshments will be served. 754-4443.

Library offers Toddler Time and Storytime programs: Toddler Time (for 18 to 35 months) at 10 a.m., Storytime (for 3 to 5 years) at 11 a.m., East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Ridge Manor West. Programs include age-appropriate stories, finger plays and songs. Free. No registration required. 540-6391.


Brooksville City Hall Art Gallery: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 201 Howell Ave., Brooksville. 544-5407.

Hernando Bridge Association: Duplicate bridge games, 12:45 p.m., Brooksville Enrichment Center, 670 Broad St., Brooksville. 544-5900. All bridge players are welcome. For information, call Mary Ann Dufresne, 592-4882; Carol Hargrave, 799-1234, or visit:

Senior Citizens Club of Hernando County: Arts and crafts, noon to 3 p.m., 7925 Rhanbuoy Road, Spring Hill. 596-1095.

Service Officers Available at DAV 67: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Disabled American Veterans 67, 16314 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville. Service officers Deron Mikal and Larry Cohen are available to assist veterans and their families process claims for compensation and benefits. The DAV is at the corner of California Street. 796-1679.

Spring Hill Women's Chorus: 9 a.m., Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 6193 Spring Hill Drive. New members welcome. Esther Lamoreaux, 688-6099, or Sandra Termin, 684-7173.

Weeki Wachee Area Club: Bingo. Early bird games, 6 p.m., with regular games following, 7442 Shoal Line Blvd., Weeki Wachee. Refreshments are available. Audrey, 596-3316.

Information for the Events column should be submitted to Phyllis Day, Hernando Times, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613. Information can be faxed to 754-6133 or e-mailed to (please include club's name in e-mail subject line). The deadline for news is 10 days before your event or reservation deadline. Events must be open to the public. Information cannot be published if the time, date, place, ticket (if applicable) or contact person and phone number are missing. Call 754-6101 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.