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Golf tournament will help hospice

Published March 16, 2007



Golf tournament will help hospice

State Farm insurance agents and the Silverthorn Golf Association have teamed up to host the 10th annual Cancer Awareness Charity Golf Tournament on April 5 at Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane. It will have a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m.

Golfers are needed for the event, which will benefit the Hernando-Pasco Hospice. The cost is $80 per golfer, which includes golf, lunch and the opportunity to win prizes. Those wishing to attend lunch only pay $35. Lunch will be at 1 p.m. at the Silverthorn Clubhouse. Both options include a $20 tax deductible donation to the Hernando-Pasco Hospice. The 2006 event raised nearly $16,500 for the hospice.

To register for the tournament or lunch, call Ida Isaacs at 799-4659.


History commission to meet Wednesday

The Hernando County Historical Advisory Commission will meet at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Brooksville Train Depot Museum at S Brooksville Avenue and Russel Street.

The meeting's agenda will be "Hernando County and its Pioneer Families." Those attending are encouraged to bring any old family documents (Bibles, deeds, photographs, etc.) pertaining to Hernando County prior to October 1887.

The Historical Advisory Commission was appointed by the Hernando County Commission to promote public interest in the county's history and to preserve and document its history. Meetings are on the third Wednesday of each month.

For information, call W. Paul Sullivan at 796-8307 or Roger Landers at 796-5420.

Those with disabilities and who require assistance to participate in the meeting should call the County Commission office at least 48 hours in advance at 540-4002.


Concert planned for song and dance group

Brookridge Entertainment will present a concert with 4:2:Five at 7 p.m. April 12 at the Brookridge Clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

The group uses no tracks or instruments and features five male vocalists performing song and dance.

Tickets are $15 for general seating. Call Barb at 597-4620.


Driver safety classes will be offered in April

The AARP will conduct its Driver Safety Program classes at these locations in April:

- 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. April 4 and 11, Spring Hill Enrichment Center, 11375 Cortez Blvd., behind Oak Hill Hospital, Spring Hill. Call 684-9302.

- Noon to 4 p.m. April 13 and 16, Brooksville Enrichment Center, 670 Broad St., Brooksville. Call 799-3658.

-9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 13 and 20, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 6193 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Call 666-9916.

-Noon to 4 p.m. April 17 and 19, Forest Oaks Lutheran Church, 8555 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Call 797-7497.

-9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 18 and 25, Spring Hill Enrichment Center, 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. Call 232-5609.

The course, open to anyone 50 and older, costs $10.

Upon completion, participants will receive certificates to submit to their insurance companies for possible rate reductions.

Class sizes are limited, and reservations are required.

Call to reserve a seat.


Scouts will wash cars to benefit camp fund

Boy Scout Troop 433 will have a car wash from 8 a.m. to noon March 24 at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 2301 Deltona Blvd.

The fee will be a donation, which will benefit the Scouts' summer camp fund.

For more information, call David Nelson at 683-6204.

[Last modified March 16, 2007, 07:05:12]

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