Auglaize and Mercer County reunion

SEBRING — Friends and neighbors from Auglaize and Mercer Counties, Ohio will hold their 4th annual Florida reunion at 11 a.m. today, March 11, at Homer’s Restaurant, 1000 Sebring Square in Sebring. Doors will open at 11 a.m. People from surrounding communities are also welcome to attend. For more information, contact Kenny Grimm at 863-273-2516 or Cathy (Coats) Schreima at 419-230-2631 or

Women’s conference and luncheon planned

LAKE PLACID — First Presbyterian Church (ARP) in Lake Placid invites all area women to attend a luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 12, in the Genesis Center behind the church. Special guest speaker is biblical counselor Mary Rucker who served the church for 16 years. Her topic will be “Growing in Grace.” In addition to the luncheon, door prizes will be awarded and child care will be provided for those who need it. Tickets are $10 per person and available at the church office in Lake Placid. Tickets must be purchased by March 9 to ensure a seat. Please call the church office if you need child care at 863-465-2742.

Friends of the Kenilworth Lodge

SEBRING — The Friends of the Kenilworth Lodge are hosting an informational meeting from 5-6 p.m. on Thursday, March 12, at the Sebring Public Library, 319 W. Center Ave. in Sebring. The early history of the Kenilworth Lodge will be the focus of this meeting. For more information, call 330-265-5456.

St. Patrick’s Dance

LAKE PLACID — The Pine Ridge Promenaders will host a St. Patrick’s Dance on Thursday, March 12, at the Sunshine RV Park on SR 70, east of U.S. 27 in Lake Placid. Ralph Peacock will call MS/PLUS from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Casual or square dance attire. Visitors are always welcome. For information, call 828-290-2147.

Annual Trash and Treasure Sale

SEBRING — St. John United Methodist Church will hold its annual Trash and Treasure Sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, March 13 and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, at the church, 33631 Grand Prix Drive in Sebring (behind Walmart). Food available. For more information, call 856-625-9494.

Buttonwood Bay line dancing

SEBRING — The next Line Dance at Buttonwood Bay will take place from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Friday, March 13, at the Buttonwood Bay Rec Hall. Entry fee is $1 for dancers and escorts. Bring your own beverages and or snacks, and extra funds for share of the wealth tickets. Everyone is welcome, so bring your friends.

Hope Street Fair

SEBRING — Emmanuel United Church of Christ will host their Hope Street Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, at 3115 Hope Street, Sebring. Our vendors include artisans in glass, wood, local art, golf items and quilted art. The church tables include classy clutter, bake sale and summer fun items. The kitchen is open for morning and lunch snacks. Outside vendor spaces are still available. For information, call 863-273-6804 or 863-471-1999.

Customs car show

AVON PARK — Wells Motor Company will hold their 23rd annual Classics and Customs Car Show from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, at Wells Motor Company, 1600 U.S. 27 South in Avon Park. Bring your classic or custom car to display or just come to enjoy the many different types of vehicles on display. Free admission to all.

Pancake breakfast

SEBRING — Sebring Hills Association will host a Pancake Breakfast from 8-10 a.m. on Saturday, March 14, at Sebring Hills, 200 Lark Ave. Meal includes sausage, scrambled eggs, juice, coffee and all the pancakes you can eat, all for a low price of $6 for non- members, $5 for members, children age 4-12 $3 and children under 3 Free.

Fly-in / drive-in pancake breakfast

SEBRING — The Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1240 pancake breakfast will be held from 8-10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 14, at the EAA Aviation Development Center at the south end of the flight line through gate 24 at the Sebring Regional Airport. Breakfast will include bacon, sausage, regular and blueberry pancakes, hash brown potatoes and scrambled eggs. General public drive-ins are welcome. For more information, contact Dale Huffman, president EAA Chapter 1240, at 863-657-2027 or

Catholic school fundraiser

SEBRING — Parish of St. Catherine Catholic Church/School, will hold a Fundraiser for the First Catholic School in Central Florida on Saturday, March 14, at the Parish Hall, across the street from the church, 820 Hickory Street. Presently the school includes VPK through eighth grade. Students attending are from all of Highlands County and Hardee County. This fundraiser will not only provide scholarships for students in need, but for upgrading the students’ education by providing necessary books, computers, physical education and art supplies.During the evening there will be appetizers, wine and many beautiful baskets and items to bid on in a “Silent Auction.” Tickets in advance are $10 and $15 at the door. Child ticket is $5 and must be purchased ahead of time and are available at the parish office. For more information, call Linda Sherman at 317- 582-1190 or Betty Ann Lee at 863-873-7176.

Line dance night

SEBRING — Tanglewood will be holding a Line Dance Night from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, March 14. There is no charge for admission. Bring your own drinks and snacks and join us for an evening of fun.

Plant sale

AVON PARK — The Avon Park Founders Garden Club is holding a plant sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 14 at the Avon Park Public Library, 100 N. Museum Ave. Plants grown by club members will be on sale as well as caladium bulbs. There will also be a mini flea market with garden related items for sale.

Pinochle tournament

SEBRING — The Sebring Recreation Club will host a Pinochle Tournament at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, at the Club, 333 Pomegranate Ave. in Sebring. Entry fee is $3. Come early to register, doors open at noon. All monies will be awarded as prizes. For more information or to reserve a seat, call Jim at 219-589-8423.

Saturday night dance

SEBRING — The next Saturday Night Dance at Buttonwood Bay will be a St. Paddy’s Day Dance with Almost Live (Bobby and Lisa), from 7-10 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, at the Buttonwood Bay Rec Hall. Tickets are $8 at the door. For information, contact Pam between 1-5 p.m. at 863-259-8684.