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Unitarian Universalist Church in the Pines theme for April will be “Pilgrimage” and will include the following series of programs:April 7, El Camino Real. April 14, Choosing Your Own Path. April 21, Earth Day/Easter. April 28, Roots of Our Faith. As always, there will be a potluck lunch and discussion after the program. Everyone is invited. You may bring a covered dish if you wish but please join ...read more
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The City is now accepting nominations for the 2019 "Great Brooksvillian" Award. This annual program recognizes the outstanding men and women who have made significant positive contributions to the history, culture and/or economy of our great community. Each year the Brooksville City Council will make a selection from the nominees. A perpetual plaque will be maintained in Brooksville City Hall to ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEMarch 25, 2019  Habitat restoration project to temporarily close portions of Lake Townsen Preserve (Brooksville, FL) Portions of the equestrian trails at Lake Townsen Preserve, located at 28011 Lake Lindsey Road in Brooksville, will be temporarily closed over the next six months due to a habitat restoration project. This project is being conducted by the Environmentally Sensitive ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEApril 10, 2019  Free first-time homebuyer’s classes available  (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Housing Authority, in partnership with Solita’s House, will be providing multiple free First-Time Homebuyer’s Classes. Classes are open to the public and will be held at The ARC Nature Coast Education Center located at 6495 Mariner Boulevard in Spring Hill.CLICK HERE FOR MORE ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEApril 11, 2019  2019 Hurricane & Safety Expo (Brooksville, FL) Hernando County Emergency Management (EM) will be hosting its annual Hurricane & Safety Expo on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Hernando County Fairgrounds located at 6436 Broad Street in Brooksville. The Expo will feature a panel of local TV meteorologists, public safety displays, SKYWARN® Storm ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEApril 11, 2019  New pay station and parking fee at Jenkins Creek Park (Brooksville, FL) Starting Wednesday, April 17, 2019, Jenkins Creek Park, located at 6401 Shoal Line Boulevard near Hernando Beach, will implement a $5 parking fee for all vehicles. Previously, only vehicles with boat trailers paid to park at the park’s honor box. A new pay station will take place of this honor box ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEApril 16, 2019  Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ May Class/Workshop Schedule(Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ program offers classes and workshops year-round to help residents learn how to save time, money and water when maintaining their lawns and gardens. All classes will be presented by Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ Program Coordinator Lilly ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEApril 24, 2019  Main Library closed on April 26 for Blueberry Festival (Brooksville, FL) The Main library location for the Hernando County Public Library System, located at 238 Howell Avenue in Brooksville, will be closed on Friday, April 26, 2019 to accommodate for the Brooksville Blueberry Festival activities. Patrons can receive library services on this date at all other library ...read more
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Work on this project began over a year and half ago with cleaning and preparation of the vessel. The clean-up effort was spearheaded by Port Authority members with over eight dumpsters of material removed from the vessel, including a 50-horsepower diesel engine. Numerous volunteers participated in the preparation of the vessel with over 300 volunteer hours contributed during eight different work ...read more
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MEDIA RELEASEDecember 27, 2018  Palm Creek Drive road closure (Brooksville, FL) The Hernando County Department of Public Works (DPW) will be closing the bridge on Palm Creek Drive in Palm Grove Colony to all traffic beginning Wednesday, January 2, 2019 through Thursday, May 2, 2019 due to construction. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION  
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Hernando Youth Orchestra is looking for aspiring musicians, ages 6 to 18.  Our repertoire is largely classical but we mix it up, have fun, work hard and present several concerts a year.  We’re good, but we'd sound even better if you joined us. Need lessons?  An instrument?  Maybe we can help. Ask us.  We rehearse Sundays 3:30-5:00 at The Heather Community Center, ...read more
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Unitarian Universalist Church in the Pines will be Celebrating Creativity as its May theme. On May 5, Jerry Cowling will present Celebrating The Written Word. Irene Keim’s Mother’s Day program (May 12) will be on Mother Earth, then, on May 19, Ellen Paul will present a panel discussion on Celebrating Music and, on May 26, there will be a panel on Celebrating the Visual Arts. We will have a potluck ...read more
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