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    Tuesday, Nov. 30


    Mind Body Connection

    Ocala West United Methodist Church will host Terrie Hardison of the Alzheimer’s and Dementia Alliance, who will discuss this topic on Tuesday, Nov. 30, at 1 p.m. in the multi-purpose room of Stanfield Hall.

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    Saturday, Nov. 20

    Share food orders available

    Share food order pick-up for Ocala West United Methodist Church will be on Saturday, Nov. 20, from 9 to 11 a.m. at 9330 S.W. 105th St. You may also place orders for December at that time. Additional sign-up day will be on Wednesday, Dec. 1. Online ordering is available at www.shareflorida.org.

    Openings for coordinators, leaders and volunteers are needed. Training is provided. Call 352-861-0904 for more information.

    Get hands dirty at Violet Club

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    Friday, Nov. 5

    Yard sale at Friendship Baptist

    A “gigantic yard sale” will take place at Friendship Baptist Church, 9510 S.W. 105th St., Ocala, on Friday, Nov. 5 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturday, Nov. 6, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    This includes a food and bake sale, household items, clothes, yard equipment, exercise equipment, hand painted pictures, shop vacs, toys, antique furniture, and much more.

    There are tables for rent at $10 per day. For details, call Larry at 352-812-3749.

    Woods and Meadows garage sale

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    Saturday, Oct. 30

    Gun show planned at armory

    Fraternal Order of Police 145 will have a gun show on Saturday, Oct. 30, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, Oct. 31, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the National Guard Armory, 900 S.W. 20th St., Ocala.

    CWP classes will be offered for $55. Admission is $6 for adults, children under 12 free. Vendors are being sought. For information, call 352-236-3069.

    Trash to Treasure Sale

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    Saturday, Oct. 23

    Marine Corps yard sale

    The annual Marine Corps yard sale will be on Saturday, Oct. 23, in front of Hilton Automotive, 9055 S.W. State Road 200, Ocala, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The public is invited.

    Yard, bake sale at Joy

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    Friday, Oct. 15

    Democratic candidates at Cherrywood

    The Cherrywood Democratic Club will meet at 2 p.m. at the Clubhouse. Democrats who will be on the ballot in November are expected as guests.

    Lions to mark White Cane Days

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    Saturday, Sept. 25

    Health Fair at Crossroads

    On Saturday, Sept. 25, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., there will be a Health Fair at Crossroads Community Church. All ages are welcome.

    There will be blood pressure screening, vision, hearing, cholesterol and diabetes, and much more.

    For more information, contact Barbara Jack, coordinator, at 352-854-2080. The church is at 8070 S.W. 60th Ave. Ocala.

    Share pickup scheduled

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    Friday, Aug. 27

    Crossroads presents movie

    Friday Night at the Movies, presented by Crossroads Community Church (8070 S.W. 60th Ave.) Missions Board, will feature “Facing the Giants” at 7 p.m.

    Refreshments will be sold. The event is open to the public.

    Hawaiian luau at Quiet Oaks

    The third annual Hawaiian luau at Quiet Oaks will be on Friday, Aug.27, from 2 to 4 p.m. The Shannons will provide live entertainment.

    Those who plan to attend are asked to RSVP to Quiet Oaks at 352-861-2088 before Aug. 24.

    Saturday, Aug. 28

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    Saturday, Aug. 21

    Back to school bash

    On Saturday, Aug. 21, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Crossroads Community Church, a back to school bash will take place, featuring free hair cuts, school supplies to be given away while they last, a police cruiser, fire truck, food and much more.

    The church is at 8070 S.W. 60th Ave., Ocala.

    UPS truck pull scheduled

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    Friday, Aug. 13

    VFW Fish Fry (all you can eat)

    Angela Santos VFW Post 4781 has an all-you-can-eat fish fry this evening from 4-6 p.m. for $6.50. Served with cole slaw, fries, hush puppies. Baked chicken is available for those who don’t eat fish. Beverages are available for purchase. Fish fries are open to the community.

    Fish fries are on the second and fourth Friday every month. The Post is on Southwest 110th Street, across State Road from the main entrance to Oak Run.

    Shabbat Experience scheduled