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Wine tasting Set to benefit Relay for Life
By Times Staff Writer
Published January 19, 2008
Brooksville Regional Hospital's Relay for Life committee will host a wine tasting fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Wine Toad, 14251 Powell Road, in Silverthorn Square. Tickets are $15 if purchased in advance or $20 at the door. Participants can sample different selections of wine. Hors d'oeuvres will be served. Funds raised will benefit the American Cancer Society. For tickets or information, call Carole Stewart at 544-6014.
Pet adopt-a-thons today at two sites
Home at Last Pet Adoptions will have two adopt-a-thons today. One will be from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Petco, 7223 Coastal Blvd., off Cortez Boulevard. The other from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pet Supermarket, 4316 Commercial Way.
A wide selection of cats and kittens will be available. All pets can be viewed online at www.halpetadoptions.
petfinder.com and requests to have particular cats brought to one of the adopt-a-thons can be made.
American Legion and Love Your Neighbor host flea market: 8 a.m.-2 p.m., American Legion Post 99, 208 E Fort Dade Ave., Brooksville.
Biker Rally: 2 p.m., VFW Post 8713, 1681 E Jefferson St., Brooksville. 796-4449.
Bobby Kravos and his band perform at Slovene-American Club dance: 7 to 10:30 p.m., SNPJ Hall, 13383 County Line Road, Spring Hill. $10. Doris, 686-9874.
Sweetheart Coffee: 3-5 p.m., Brooksville Woman's Club, 131 S Main St., Brooksville. Tickets are $4. Martha Heino, 754-9620, or Yvonne Malone, 796-6026 or 848-7988.
Florida Classic Clusters AKC All-Breed Dog Show: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Florida Classic Park, 5360 Lockhart Road, off Cortez Boulevard, east of Brooksville. $5 per vehicle.
Market on Main Street: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. along Main Street, between Broad and Liberty streets, and in the city parking lot next to 31 S Main St., downtown Brooksville.
Both Hernando County elections offices will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday for early voting. Information in Friday's edition was incorrect. The offices are in Room 165 at the Hernando County Government Center, 20 N Main St., Brooksville, and at 7493 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill.
The owners of Water's Edge restaurant are organizing a fundraiser for Feb. 21 to benefit Stephanie and Stan Prinston. The wrong date was published in Wednesday's edition. For information, call 597-3545.