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The Taste of Jazz Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Weeki Wachee Springs, 6131 Commercial Way. Headlining on Saturday will be the Late Night Brass from 4 to 6 p.m., and on Sunday the Robert Harris Group from 3 to 5 p.m. The event will also include local jazz musicians who will perform from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday. There will be children's activities, food and vendors with wearable art and fine crafts. Admission to the springs is $4 per person each day; parking is $1 per vehicle. The cost includes all park amenities. For information, call (352) 754-4788 or visit


Winning Fantasy 5 ticket sold here

One of the three winning tickets in Friday night's Florida Lottery Fantasy 5 drawing was sold at the Circle K at 6227 Deltona Blvd. The jackpot was $246,211.29, meaning each winner receives $82,070.43. The other winning tickets were sold in Hudson and Coral Springs. The winning numbers were 1, 2, 19, 24 and 31.

Get Medicare advice at program

The Florida Department of Elder Affairs' Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders program will provide Medicare presentations from 10 a.m. to noon today at Spring Hill United Church of Christ, 4244 Mariner Blvd. Individuals eligible for or who have Medicare coverage are encouraged to attend, as changes in coverage can be made from Nov. 15 to Dec. 31. Topics include comparing and choosing a Medicare prescription drug plan, the "doughnut hole" or coverage gap, Medicare Advantage plans and Medigap policies. After the presentations, SHINE volunteers will answer questions. For information, call Anthony D'Angelo at (352) 277-3409.

Pick up free concert tickets

Free tickets for the first two concerts of the Community Performing Arts Guild season will be distributed from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday at Mariner United Methodist Church, 7079 Mariner Blvd. Sweet Dreams of Patsy Cline, starring Leanne Williams, will be Nov. 15 and Bay Street Brassworks will be Dec. 6. Performances for both concerts will be at 2 and 7 p.m. For information, call Phyllis at (352) 544-1068.

Arc Nature Coast meeting Tuesday

The Arc Nature Coast's annual membership meeting will be at 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Arc Nature Coast Community Cafe, 4508 Commercial Way (St. Lucy Plaza). The meeting will include a review of the past year and goals for 2009. Also highlighted will be the new strategic plan and updates on the new shelter/training facility. Refreshments will be served. RSVP to Nancy at (352) 544-2322, ext. 109, or e-mail