Springstead High School ROTC program is hosting a fundraiser bowl-a-thon at noon Saturday at Mariner Lanes, 3544 Mariner Blvd.
Teams and individual bowlers are needed. The cost is $6 per bowler to participate, plus $2 per game for three games. Shoe rental is included. Call (352) 797-7010, exts. 235 or 236.
Food-tasting event to benefit children
Voices for Children of North Central Florida will host a food-tasting event from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Marion County Building Industry Association, 2800 NE 14th St.
The event will include tastes of foods from a variety of restaurants, door prizes and silent auctions.
Tickets are $15 at the door, which includes food tasting from all contributing restaurants, a door prize chance, admission to the auction and beverages.
All proceeds will benefit children in the Guardian ad Litem program in the Fifth Judicial Circuit, which includes Hernando, Citrus, Marion, Lake and Sumter counties.
For information, call Susan Carpenter at (352) 362-7938. For directions, go toMCBIA.org.