Around & about

By Times Staff
Published June 20, 2006


Tampa Bay Buccaneers nine-time Pro Bowl linebacker Derrick Brooks will appear at The Palace Grand, 275 Della Court in Spring Hill on June 26 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. Pre-sale tickets cost $65 each, which includes dinner, an autograph and a photograph. Seating is limited. Tickets can be obtained by calling (727) 863-7949 or (888) 655-7469. Proceeds benefit Derrick Brooks Charities.


Scott Hilgenberg will host two baseball camps for children ages 5 to 15 at the Land O'Lakes Recreational Baseball Complex. Dates are June 26-29, with each session running 9 a.m. to noon. The cost $70 per player and $65 for a second child. Each player will receive a camp T-shirt at the conclusion of the camp. Drinks and snacks will be provided every day. The camp will stress fundamentals of hitting, fielding, catching, pitching, base running and game situations. For more information, contact Hilgenberg at (813) 310-8255.