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By Phyllis Day, Times Staff Writer
Published February 25, 2008
Academia Hernando presents "Two Great Medical Discoverers": 10 a.m., Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee. The speaker is Dr. Dan Mauriello. The program is part of Academia Hernando's "The Greats" lecture series. The cost is $7. 597-0158.
Brooksville City Hall Art Gallery: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 201 Howell Ave., Brooksville. 544-5407.
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.
Monday Crafters: Noon to 3 p.m., Weeki Wachee Senior Citizens Club, 3357 Susan Drive. New members of all ages welcome. Helen, 597-1538.
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 or 683-2440.
Hernando County Cooperative Extension Service: Free class, "Applying Green Principles to the Home and Yard", 10 a.m., Forest Oaks Government Center, 7479 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. No registration required; first come, first seated. 754-4433.
Hernando Symphony Orchestra: Winter concert series, "Overtures," 7:30 p.m., Springstead Theater, Mariner Boulevard, Spring Hill. Tickets are $12 at the door. 597-9555.
Library offers Toddler Time and Storytime programs: Toddler Time 18 to 35 months at 10 a.m., Storytime (3 to 5 years) at 11 a.m., East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Ridge Manor West. Programs include age-appropriate stories, finger plays and songs. Programs are free. No registration required. 540-6391.
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