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Groups can get a table at tree fest

By TIMES WIRES
Published October 21, 2006


Brooksville

The Brooksville Woman's Club and St. Anthony's Catholic Church are inviting organizations to participate in their annual holiday Festival of Trees in early December. The festival will be from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Dec. 1 and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 2 in Heffernan Hall at the church, 20428 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville. Participating organizations will bring decorated trees and have tables set up to sell crafts, plants and other items. The trees will be judged. Table rentals are $30 for two tables for both days.For information, call Yvonne at 848-7988 or 796-6026, or Karen at 796-2096.

Weekend Picks

Brooksville Founders Week Carnival, Pumpkin Festival and Blazin' Butts-n-Brisket Barbecue Contest: 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. today. Tom Varn Park, off W Jefferson Street, Brooksville. 799-0129 or 544-5435.

Brooksville Founders Week Genealogy and Lineage Workshop: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. Jerome Brown Community Center, Darby Lane, Brooksville. Free. 592-9856 or 796-7996.

Brooksville Founders Week Preservation Vintage Clothing and Accessories Fashion Show & Luncheon: Noon to 3 p.m. today. Brooksville Woman's Club, 131 S Main St. $18. 848-7988 or 584-0479.

Brooksville Founders Week Film Presentation: "A Moment in Time - Hernando's Heritage." 2:30 p.m. today. Jerome Brown Community Center, Darby Lane, Brooksville.

Wags for Wishes: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today. City park at Weeki Wachee Springs, 6131 Commercial Way. Pet costume parade, pet photos, face painting, horse and wagon rides, Ask-A-Trainer, Ask-A-Vet, fun house and clowns. Free admission, but a cost for some activities. Proceeds to Make-A-Wish Foundation. 684-5419.

St. Joan of Arc Ethnic Festival: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. today and noon to 8 p.m. Sunday. St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 13485 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Free parking and admission. 686-2576 or 666-3063.

Hernando County Parks and Recreation Halloween Harvest Festival: 6 to 10 p.m. today. Hernando County Fairgrounds, S Broad Street, Brooksville. Free admission. Game tickets cost $1 for four. Haunted house admission is $2. 754-4031 or visit www.hernandocounty.us/parks_rec/Recreation/specialevents.htm.

Suncoast Harmony Chorus concert: 3 p.m. Sunday. Grace Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 8375 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Free. 597-4376.