The Friends of the Library of Hernando County celebrate its 20th Anniversary with special offers during the month of October. Proceeds from book store sales support the Hernando County Public Library System. Stuff a bag of children's books for $1.50; stuff a bag of all other book categories for $5. All other books, including sets, are half price. All DVDs are $1 each.
Pasco-Hernando State College hosts the annual Peace Week from Oct. 16 to 20. This year's theme is 'Mindfulness.' For a full schedule of events at all PHSC campuses, visit the website.
Open to the public, dinner includes choice of baked or fried fish, fried shrimp or an alternative meat, as well as mashed potatoes or steak fries, vegetable or cole slaw, salad, corn muffin, dessert and coffee or tea. Alcoholic drinks available for purchase in the Command Post Bar & Grill.
The four-day festival will feature a variety of ethnic foods, continuous entertainment, carnival rides, karaoke, music and demonstrations. Advanced unlimited ride tickets are available at the church office.
Price:Free admission and parking. All day carnival ride tickets are $20 for Thursday, Friday and Sunday, $25 for Saturday if purchased before noon on Oct. 19; tickets are an additional $5 if purchased later.