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Family Dinner Night is this week!

Family Dinner Night is this week!

Valrico, Florida -- The Alafia Elementary School PTA will be hosting Family Dinner Night at IHOP in Brandon on Wednesday, March 16 from 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

The restaurant is located on 1270 E. Brandon Blvd. in Brandon.

The school will receive a generous 15% of all Alafia sales that evening, so it's a great chance to come out and support your school!

All kids eat free and get a free visit to the ice cream bar. Please remember to bring your Dinner Night form, provided by the PTA, and give it to your server. It's the easiest way you can show Gator pride while getting a great meal!

College honors student nurses

College honors student nurses

Avon Park, FL -- South Florida Community College's Nursing Education Department honored students in all nursing programs during a weeklong Nursing Student Week, Feb. 20- 26.


Nursing Student Week was established to distinguish the dedication and enthusiasm of Florida's nursing students.


This year's theme, "Bright Minds Fueling a Bright Future: The Future Nursing is in our Hands", acknowledges the hard work of student nurses and the impact they will have on the image of nursing for the rest of their careers.

Registration now open for preschool and kindergarten

Registration now open for preschool and kindergarten

Brandon, FL -- Registration is now open for the Preschool and Kindergarten located at First United Methodist Church of Brandon, which has featured quality teachers and smaller class sizes since 1967.

If your child or grandchild will be 3, 4 or 5 years old before September 1, you are invited to register for our part time or full time classes, which meet Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. to noon. We also offer a 4-year-old VPK program.

"Southern Fried Comedy" this week at SFCC

"Southern Fried Comedy" this week at SFCC

Avon Park, FL -- The "Southern Fried Comedian" and "Man of a Hundred Voices" will team up to bring laughs to Highlands County this week. 


Comedians Johnny Roberts and Rick Chapman will present an entertaining afternoon of comedy, impressions, singing, and audience participation during their Matinee Series performance.

Let the Rhythm get you for St. Patrick's Day!

Let the Rhythm get you for St. Patrick's Day!

Avon Park, FL -- The National Dance Company of Ireland presents Rhythm of the Dance at South Florida Community College on Monday, March 14. 

Combining traditional dance and music with the most up to date stage technology, the 2-hour show is a 1,000-year-old journey of the Irish Culture throughout history executed with all the advantages of the modern day stage show.

With a young and gifted cast of 17 dancers, five musicians and three Irish tenors, the show has won critical acclaim across 44 countries and 4 continents, to over 5 million fans.

TONIGHT: Catch some theater at Gaither High School

TONIGHT: Catch some theater at Gaither High School

Carrollwood, Florida -- On Friday, March 4, The Gaither High School drama club will be presenting "Voices from the Runaways."

The cost is $6.00, and the presentation will be at the school's auditorium at 7 p.m.

 

Hernando considers adding student rep to school board

Hernando considers adding student rep to school board

Brooksville, Florida - The Hernando School Board may soon be making room for one more at its meetings a student representative may be joining the board.

The idea for a student representative comes from Hernando School Superintendent Bryan Blavatt.

"They're the ones impacted every day by the decision that takes place from the school board and superintendent, and they can respond straight forward and honestly how it impacts them," says Blavatt.