• Upcoming events week of 12-23-2011

    Wednesday, Dec. 28

    Public bingo at the Moose

    Each Wednesday beginning at 1 p.m., bingo is played with opportunities to win big! Try your luck while supporting the Lodge and its charity endeavors. Everyone is welcome, with a variety of lunch selections. Located at 10411 S.W. 110th St., one mile north of the State Road 200 main entrance of Oak Run. Phone is 352-854-2200.

    Friday, Dec. 30

    United Way Day of Caring deadline

  • Upcoming events week of 12-9-11

    Friday, Dec. 9

    Santa’s hot rod sleigh in show

    This week’s classic car show, Cruise Night, at the 103rd Street Plaza will include the opportunity to see both classic cars and Santa’s Hot Rod Sleigh, Dec. 9, from 6 to 8 p.m.
    The event, sponsored by Scoops Ice Cream, also offers the opportunity to visit Santa and even have your photo taken with the jolly ole fellow. There is free ice cream, from Scoops, for children posing with Santa.

  • Upcoming religion events 12-2-2011

    Christ’s Church
    of Marion County
    Saturday, Dec. 3: Men's Prayer Group, 9 a.m.
    Sunday, Dec. 4: Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Worship Service, 10:30 a.m.
    Tuesday, Dec. 6: Women's Ministry Leadership Team Meeting, 5:15 p.m.
    Wednesday, Dec. 7: Bible Study, "It's Not About Me", 7 p.m.
    Sunday, Dec. 18:   Christmas Musical "Unspeakable Joy," 10:30 a.m. Everyone is invited to enjoy the beautiful music of the Christmas season.   

  • Upcoming events week of 12-2-2011

    Friday, Dec. 2 and Sat., Dec. 3

    Coventry Episcopal bazaar, craft sale

    Coventry Episcopal Church will be having its second annual Fall Bazaar and Craft Sale Friday, Dec. 2 (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) and Saturday, Dec. 3 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.). Coventry is located on the southwest corner of CR 312 and 475 (20 S.W. 87TH Place).
    Saturday, Dec. 3

    Chess Club to meet

    The chess club that formed at the Freedom Public Library meets the first Saturday of the month, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Upcoming events week of 11-18-2011

    Friday, Nov. 18

    Medicare questions answered

    Medicare questions? Come to the College of Central Florida and speak with SHINE Counselors about your prescription drug plans, Medicare supplements, and more.  This is a free service of the Florida Dept. of Elder Affairs.
    It will be Friday, Nov. 18, all day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the College of Central Florida, Building 42, Room 103 in the Enterprise Center. Bring your Medicare and SS cards/ list of prescriptions/photo ID/letters from Medicare/SS.

    Original play at West Port

  • Upcoming religion events week of 11-11-11

    Countryside Presbyterian
    Countryside Presbyterian Church celebrates Christ the King Sunday on Nov. 20 at its 10:30 a.m. worship service.This final Sunday in the church year is a celebration of the coming reign of Christ the King. The church is at 7768 S.W. State Road 200, Ocala.
    For information, call the church office at 352-237-4633.

    Unique Shabbat experience

  • Upcoming events week of 11-11-11

    Friday, Nov. 11

    Red Kettle Kickoff

    The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Christmas Campaign begins shortly. Celebrate with us on Nov. 11 from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at Ocala’s Downtown Square. Funds raised during the holiday season help to provide food, shelter, and social services throughout the year for individuals and families in need in Marion County.
    Volunteers are always welcome to ring at our Red Kettle stands. Call 352-629-2004 ext 306 to reserve your day and time.

    Camelot to honor veterans

  • Upcoming events week of 11-4-2011

    Friday, Nov. 4

    Bahia Oaks host two-day sale

    The Bahia Oaks Homeowners Association is planning a community yard sale on Nov. 4 and 5, 8 a.m to 3 p.m.
    Bahia Oaks is on State Road 200.

    Saturday, Nov. 5

    Marion Landing fall sale

  • Upcoming religion events week of 10-28-2011

    Ocala West
    Church of the Nazarene

  • Upcoming events week of 10-28-2011

    Friday, Oct. 28

    HarvestFest at Christ’s Church

    The third annual HarvestFest will be Friday, Oct. 28, at 6 p.m. at Christ’s Church of Marion County, 6768 S.W. 80th St., off State Road 200. There will be pictures and games in the foyer. Show time is 6:30 p.m., followed by a costume contest for children. It will be fun for the whole family.
    For information call 352-861-6182 or www.ccomc.org.

    High Twelve Club meets