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By TIMES STAFF
Published May 7, 2007
Knights of Columbus Ladies card party: Noon to 4 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, 10470 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. The cost is $2 for games of choice, prizes and refreshments. Hosted by the Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary, St. Jude Council 6383. Joann, 684-3181.
Disabled American Veterans Chapter 67: Bingo. Warm-ups at 4:45 p.m., early bird at 6 p.m. and regular games at 6:30 p.m. 16314 Cortez Blvd., west of Brooksville. 796-1679.
Poor Rich's Chess Club of Hernando County: 6:30 to 10 p.m., cafeteria, Oak Hill Hospital, 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. Bring chess set; club sets are available. Annual dues for the club are $12, which includes all family members. James, 683-7560; Andy, 686-8195; Chuck, 688-4274.
Senior Citizens Club of Hernando County: Cards, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 7925 Rhanbuoy Road, Spring Hill. 596-1095.
Spring Hill Art League "Paint-along": 9 a.m. to noon, United Church of Christ, 4244 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill. Esther, 398-1532, or Mae, 684-5972.
Spring Hill Duplicate Bridge Club: 12:30 p.m, Regency Oaks Clubhouse, 4445 Breakwater Blvd., Spring Hill. Lois, 686-7283.
Spring Hill Garden Club: Plant nursery, 9 a.m. to noon, 1489 Parker Ave., Spring Hill. Gloria Nadeau, 597-1415.
St. Theresa Social Club: Bingo, 6 p.m., parish center, 1107 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. 684-5771.
Chinsegut Nature Center presents "Florida's Venomous Snakes and their Lookalikes": 7 to 8:30 p.m., at the nature center, 23212 Lake Lindsey Road, north of Brookville. The speaker will be Jim Mendenhall. Free. 754-6722.
"Florida-Friendly Landscape Maintenance" class: 10 a.m., Forest Oaks Government Center, 7479 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. The free program will be presented by Florida Yards and Neighborhoods Program Coordinator John Korycki. No registration required, but seating is limited. 754-4433.
Hernando County Green Party presents film "Iraq for Sale - The War Profiteers": 6 p.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive. Free. Suzanne, 666-7576, or Jennifer, 683-3151.
Library to show film "The Guardian": 2 p.m., Spring Hill Branch/Harold G. Zopp Memorial Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. The film stars Kevin Costner as legendary swimmer Ben Randal, who, after losing his crew in a fatal crash, is sent to teach at an elite training program for Coast Guard Rescue swimmers. Ashton Kutcher co-stars in this rated PG-13 movie. Light refreshments will be served. Free. No registration is required. 540-6391.
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Hallcrest Aerie 4497: Bingo, 7 to 9 p.m., 1391 Kass Circle, Spring Hill. 684-3860.
Hernando Bridge Association: Duplicate bridge games, 12:45 p.m., Brooksville Enrichment Center, 670 Broad St., Brooksville. 544-5900. All bridge players are welcome. For information, call Mary Ann Dufresne, 592-4882; Carol Hargrave, 799-1234, or visit: http://hba.home.gate.net.
"Play to Learn" Mother and Toddler Program: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Jerome Brown Community Center, 99 Jerome Brown Place, Brooksville. $3 per class or $25 for 10 weeks. Reservations required. 544-5498.
Senior Citizens Club of Hernando County: Arts and crafts, noon to 3 p.m., 7925 Rhanbuoy Road, Spring Hill. 596-1095.
Service Officers Available at DAV 67: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Disabled American Veterans 67, 16314 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville. Service officers Deron Mikal and Larry Cohen are available to assist veterans and their families process claims for compensation and benefits. The DAV is at the corner of California Street. 796-1679.
Information for the Events column should be submitted to Phyllis Day, Hernando Times, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613. Information can be faxed to 754-6133 or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org please include club's name in e-mail subject line. The deadline for news is 10 days before your event or reservation deadline. Events must be open to the public. Information cannot be published if the time, date, place, ticket (if applicable) or contact person and phone number are missing. Call 754-6101 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.