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Registration for golf benefit due by Friday
By TIMES WIRES
Published May 10, 2007
Friday is the deadline to register for the benefit golf tournament sponsored by the Hernando County Education Foundation. The event is scheduled for May 18 at Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane. Sponsorships are available from $100 to $10, 000. The cost for individual golfers is $75, which includes golf, dinner and gifts. There will also be a silent auction. Interested golfers and potential sponsors can call Luigi Martinez or Kathleen Reitz at 797-7029. This is the group's major fundraiser.
Help martial arts students travel
Martial arts students from Dragon's Dojo will have a car wash from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the dojo, 4580 Commercial Way (St. Lucy's Plaza). The students participated in the 2007 AAU State Tae Kwon Do Championships. All 16 athletes who competed qualified for the national competition, which is July 2 through July 7 in Fort Lauderdale. Funds raised from the car wash will help defray the cost to go to the national event. Call 597-5608.
Adult scholarship deadline is Friday
Friday is the deadline to submit an application for the Hernando Adult Community Education Scholarship Award. To be eligible, adults must have acquired a high school diploma or GED in Hernando County since May 1, 2006. Nominees must enroll in a participating accredited community college, university or vocational school. Application packets are available at HEART Adult Literacy, 801 N Broad St., Brooksville. Completed applications must be submitted to Denise Moen at HEART no later than 3:30 p.m. Friday. Call 797-7018.
Housing board meets Monday
The Brooksville Housing Authority Board of Commissioners will meet at 5:15 p.m. Monday in the recreation room at Summit Villas on W Dr. Martin Luther King Boulevard. Call 796-6547.
Hernando County Substance Abuse Policy Advisory Board Grant Review Subcommittee, 12:30 p.m., Clerk of the Circuit Court, first floor conference room, Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.
Hernando County Substance Abuse Policy Advisory Board, 1:30 p.m., Clerk of the Circuit Court, first floor conference room, Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville.
Hernando County Aviation Authority, 3:30 p.m., Civil Air Patrol, 3151 Air Commerce Blvd., south of Brooksville.
Brookridge Entertainment presents comedian/musician David Glickman and singer Jeanne Alexis: Doors open at 6:30 p.m. show time at 7, Brookridge clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St., Brookridge. $15. Barb, 597-4620.