• Upcoming events week of 5-11-2012

    Saturday, May 12

    Latin-American event at Circle Square

    Enjoy a night of Latin flare during the Latin-American Festival at the Circle Square Commons Town Square on Saturday, May 12, from 5 to 10 p.m.  Come celebrate the sounds, tastes and zest of Latin America with live music by Grupo Salsarengue, Latin American food, dancing and traditional Latin dance performances by A MAGI Dance Group.
     This event is free and open to the public.

  • Upcoming events week of 5-4-2012

    Saturday, May 5

    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.
    Grab your board and chess pieces and come on down.
    Interested persons are invited to attend for a rousing game of chess.
    It’s your move! For more information, call Ron at 352-873-2276.

    Marion Landing community yard sale

  • Upcoming events week of 4-27-2012

    Friday, April 27

    Spaghetti dinner at Queen of Peace

    The Queen of Peace Pro-Family Ministry will be holding an “All you can eat Spaghetti and Meatballs and 25 item salad bar” dinner on Friday, April 27 from 4 to 6 p.m. The cost is $7 per person, drink included, children under 18 eat free.

    High Twelve Club to meet

  • Upcoming events week of 4-20-2012

    Saturday, April 21

    Car show scheduled

    On Saturday, April 21, the second annual multi-charity car show will take place at Living Water Church, 11120 S.W. County Road 484, one mile west of state road 200.All proceeds will benefit Salvation Army, Interfaith services, Annie Johnsons senior services and the Marion County Humane Society.

  • Upcoming events week of 4-13-2012

    Friday, April 13
    Foxwood two-day yard sale
    Foxwood Farms on U.S. 27 will have a community yard sale on Friday, April 13, and Saturday, April 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. A bake sale will also take place.
    The sale is open to the public.
    Saturday, April 14
    Civil War Show planned

  • Upcoming church-related events 4-6-2012

     Christian Life Assembly of God
    Easter Week services continue on Easter morning at 10:45 a.m with “The Thorn Experience” a story of the love, sacrifice and hope of Easter at the Christian Life Assembly of God.
    The church is at 9644 S.W. County Road 484, near State Road 200.

    Countryside Presbyterian
    April 6, Good Friday at noon, there will be a service recalling Jesus’ crucifixion with the Rev. Gary Marshall officiating.

  • Upcoming events week of 4-6-2012

    Saturday, April 7

    Maranatha Easter Eggstravaganza
    On Saturday, April 7, the day before Easter, Maranatha Baptist Church will host Maranatha's Easter Eggstravaganza.
    This will be a community event where families are invited to come hunt Easter eggs and have fun.
    We will have an egg hunt for the wee little ones (birth to Pre-K) and a separate egg hunt for the elementary-age children (kindergarten to Grade 5).

  • Upcoming events week of 3-30-2012

    Friday, March 30

    Marion Woods hosting April Fools events

    Marion Woods, an independent senior living community at 1661 S.E. 31st St. in Ocala, invites area seniors to its free April Fools Weekend events March 30 through April 1.
    Events include a happy hour with fruit and cheese, a Final Four preview with snacks and drinks on March 31 from 2-6 p.m., and an open house with a complimentary dinner on April 1 from 12-2 p.m.
    To RSVP, or to learn more, please call Marion Woods at 352-671-1700.

  • Upcoming church events 3-23-2012

    Our Redeemer Lutheran
    Our Redeemer Lutheran Church is conducting mid-week (Wednesday) services at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.
    The theme is “Sounds of the Passion.” Everyone is invited for this interesting look (hearing) of the messages each Wednesday. The church is at 5200 S.W. State Road 200. For more information, call 352-237-2233.

    Ocala West United Methodist
    Holy Week: Maundy Thursday, April 5, 7 p.m. – a Service of Confession and the Sacrament of Holy Communion.

  • Upcoming events week of 3-23-2012

    Friday, March 23

    Two-day seminar for men

    A two-day “Rough Cut Men” free seminar will take place on Friday, March 23. Dinner will be at 5:30 p.m. Guest speaker at Christ’s Church of Marion County will be David Dusek, with the session starting at 6:30 p.m.
    On Saturday, March 24, breakfast will be at 7 a.m. and the session at 8 a.m. A free will offering will be received.