By TIMES WIRES
Published February 5, 2007
Free balance screenings: Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center offers screenings from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at Seven Rivers Rehab & Wound Center, 1675 SE U.S. 19, Crystal River. No appointment necessary. Screenings are offered the first Monday monthly. For information call 795-0534.
Thomas Jefferson revisited: Actor/playwright J.D. Sutton brings Thomas Jefferson to life during a Florida Humanities Road Scholars program at 7 p.m. Central Ridge Library, 425 W Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. As Jefferson, Sutton invites you into his cabin at Monticello, Va. for a conversation about his greatest achievements and his greatest failure, his inability to bring an end to slavery.
Meeting and river talk: The Homosassa Flotilla 15-04 of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m., West Citrus Community Center, 8940 W Veterans Drive, Homosassa. The agenda includes a slide show about the Homosassa River, "Aids to Navigation" talk and discussion on tide affects on the river. For information on joining Flotilla 15-04, call Ned Berry at 249-1042.
Lunch and learn: The Citrus County Cooperative Extension Service offers a lunch and learn series the first Wednesday of each month. Extension agent Anthony Camerino will talk about "Using Mulch in the Landscape" at noon at the Citrus County Canning Center, 3405 W Southern St., Lecanto. Participants bring a brown bag lunch, coffee and cookies are provided. The series is free but registration is required. Call 527-5700.
Acrylic demonstration: The Art Center of Citrus County will feature an acrylic demonstration by local artist Anne Welch at 1:30 p.m. at the Art and Education Building, 2544 N. Annapolis Ave., Citrus Hills. There is a $3 fee for non-members. Welch, a University of Central Florida graduate, teaches oil, acrylic and advanced water color. Call Jo Ann Boyd at 527-2050.
Cooking with Sal: Learn to make fast and easy recipes at 9:30 a.m. at East Citrus Community Center, 9907 E Gulf to Lake Highway, Inverness. Session is free and conducted every Thursday. Sign up by calling 344-9666.
Trash to treasure sale: by Faith Lutheran Church from 8 a.m to 1 p.m. and 9 a.m. to 1:30 Saturday, Faith Lutheran Church, 935 S Crystal Glen Drive, Lecanto. Household items, appliances, clothing for all, knickknacks and seasonal items for sale.
Radio/tv auction: sponsored by the Rotary Clubs of Citrus County to benefit their community service projects from 1 to 5 p.m. on 102.7 WRGO radio and WKYE-TV Channel 47, found on Channel 16 on cable systems. Complete list of items and time of their auction in St. Petersburg Times on Friday and Saturday,. Place a bid by calling 795-4919 at the prescribed time.
Citrus County Genealogical Society: A 3-hour Online genealogy research workshop and demo starts at 10 a.m., Boys and Girls Club of Crystal River, 405 SE Seventh Ave., Crystal River. Speaker Debbe Hagner, accredited genealogist. Bring brown bag lunch, coffee, bottled water and cookies provided. Members $12, nonmembers $16. Call 382-5515.
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