Democrats meet Tuesday in Bronson
The Levy County Democratic Committee will meet at the Bronson Restaurant on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
Anyone interested in the Democratic Party, discussing the upcoming elections or just interested in getting involved in the Democratic Party is welcome to come to the meeting and join.
The committee is seeking people that are interested in the party and interested in fairness in the political system.
A dinner menu will be available for purchase.
For more information, call Charley King 352-493-4797.
Book Bunch to meet
The Non-Fiction Book Bunch will meet on Wednesday, March 28, at 1:30 p.m. when Thomas L. Friedman’s and Michael Mandelbaum’s “That Used to Be Us: How America Fell Behind in the World It Invented and How We Can Come Back” will be discussed. Subsequent books include:
Jon Krakauer’s “Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith for April”;
Erik Larson’s “Issac’s Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History” for May.
Tourist board meets
The Levy County Tourist Development Council will have its bi-monthly meeting Thursday, March 29, at 6 p.m.
at the Levy County Visitors Bureau, 620 N. Hathaway Ave., Bronson. The meeting is open to the public.
AMVETS gets ready for Wild Hog race
AMVETS Post 88 is getting ready for another great running of the 35th Annual Wild Hog Canoe & Kayak Race on April 28. This is our 7th year hosting this wild and exciting canoe and kayak race. Two kayak classes have been added this year: women and seniors.
Please check out the website www.wildhog.wetpaint.com.
The annual race benefits the Levy ARC in Otter Creek.
The community's help is needed to make this happen. If you would like to sponsor the race, regardless if you are a business or individual, we welcome you. We need racers. AMVETS members are out and about in the Levy county area selling sponsorships and raffle tickets and asking businesses to be sponsors. If you would like a sponsor form or a brochure to register for the race or if you have any questions, call Margie or Clyde McGarva at 352-486-2535.
Worldwide Pinhole Day
Sunday, April 29, is Worldwide Pinhole Day. On that day anyone, anywhere in the world, who makes a pinhole photograph on that last Sunday in April, can scan it and upload it to: www.pinholdeday.org where it will become part of the annual Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day celebration’s online gallery.
Those Arts Center members interested in participating in the Pinhole Day will meet every Wednesday between now and April 29 at the Arts Center darkroom to learn about and explore pinhole photography. No prior knowledge in photography is required. Participants, with help from Chris Harkness, will learn how to make their own pinhole cameras, and make and process pinhole photos in the Arts Center’s Darkroom.