TODAY

Tails n' Trails 5K Dog run/walk: To benefit Humane Society of Marion County, 8 a.m., Baseline Trailhead Park, 4255 SE 58th Ave, Ocala. $20; includes T-shirt and dog tag. Call 873-7387. 

Lily's Splash Pad grand opening: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Lillian F. Bryant Park, 2200 SW 17th Place, Ocala. Free. Call 629-8389. Food, games and entertainment.

LifeSouth bloodmobile: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Belleview Christian Church, 7149 SE State Road 25A, Belleview. Call 622-3544.

Marion County Gourd Artists: 9:30 a.m., All About Art, 5162 SE Abshier, Belleview. $20-$25; registration required. Visit marioncountygourdartists.com. Sharing a love of gourds and gourd art; Sharon Baiardi guest instructor; bring prepped gourd base.

Low-cost pet vaccinations: Florida International Teaching Zoo, 10-11 a.m., U Kill Em, 2701 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. $7-$16. Call 867-7788.

Brunch seminar: 10:30 a.m., Superior Residences at Cala Hills, 2300 SW 21st Circle, Ocala. Call 304-1282. Advanced planning, final arrangements and services.

African Violet Club of Ocala: 10:30 a.m., Brian Litz Sheriff’s Substation, 9048 SW State Road 200, Ocala. Call 351-3639 or visit africanvioletclubofocala.org.

Thread Therapy: Noon, Chelsea Coffee, 3217 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. Free. Call 351-6110. Gathering for needlecrafters.

BBQ cook-off: Noon-7 p.m., Tusawilla Park, 829 NE Sanchez Ave., Ocala. Call 454-2445.

American Association of University Women: 1 p.m., Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. Call 237-4889. Meeting with four seventh grade girls attending Tech Trek Camp this summer.

Guest artist: 1-4 p.m., Appleton Museum of Art, 4333 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. Workshop, $25  members; $30 non-members, register at 291-4455, ext. 1558, or fieldinm@cf.edu. Annelies Dykgraaf will demonstrate one-of-a-kind print using a clay slab. Also, 5:30 p.m., free, Dykgraaf will tell of being born and raised in Africa.

Poetry open mic: 2 p.m., Dunnellon Historic Train Depot, 12061 S. Williams St., Dunnellon. $3, benefits Greater Dunnellon Historical Society. Email dunnellonpoetry@gmail.com.

Humanists of North Central Florida: 2 p.m., Cypress Hall, 8413 SW 88th St., Ocala. Visit hncflorida.com.

Ocala Singles Club dance: 7 p.m., Ocala Scottish Rite, 3632 NE Seventh St., Ocala. $10. Call 239-0261 or email OcalaSinglesClub2016@gmail.com. Refreshments provided.

Moulin Rouge dance: 7-10 p.m., Kellner Auditorium, 102 Civic Circle, Beverly Hills. $9 for non-members; $6 for members. Visit socdancer.org. Dance instruction and music by Butch Phillips.

Armed Forces Night: 7:30 p.m., Orange Blossom Opry, 16439 SE 138th Terrace, Weirsdale. $10-$12. Call 821-1201 or visit obopry.com.

 

TODAY AND SUNDAY

Frank DeLuca YMCA and Macy's: Customers can donate at Macy's register or online at macys.com. Donors receive a 25 percent off fashion pass. Donations go to scholarships for children for summer camp. Call 368-9622.

Farmstead Weekend: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Crones' Cradle Conserve, 6411 NE 217th Place, Citra. Call 595-3377 or visit cronescradleconserve.org. Working vegetable and herb farm.

"SHREK: The Musical": Through June 11, Ocala Civic Theatre, 4337 East Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays (excluding June 10) and 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays (excluding today). $12-$25. Call 236-2274 or go to www.ocalacivictheatre.com.

 

SUNDAY

LifeSouth bloodmobile: Call 622-3544.

• Oakcrest Baptist Church, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 1109 NE 28th St., Ocala

• Sam's Club, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., 3921 SW College Road, Ocala

Marion County Museum of History and Archaeology presentation "Tails, Trials and Where?": Local historian and member of pioneer farm family Annabelle Leitner, 2 p.m., Green Clover Hall, McPherson Governmental Complex, 307 SE 26th Terrace, Ocala. $5 non-members; members free. Call 236-5245. Early farming days of Marion County; refreshments and tours.

Car show and community yard sale: 9 a.m., Silver Springs Shores Community Center, 590 Silver Road, Ocala. Call 512-3319.

Tai chi: 11 a.m., 20 W. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. $10. Call 307-6488.

OneBlood blood drive: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Wal-Mart, 34 Bahia Ave., Ocala. Visit oneblood.org or call 1-888-936-6283. Donors receive wellness check-up and $10 gift card.

Yoga: Noon, Power Yoga Ocala, 3315 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. Visit poweryogaocala.com or call 361-3619.

Ocala Jazz Society: 2-5 p.m., VFW Post 4781, 9401 SW 110th St., Ocala. $3 donation benefits Hospice of Marion County. Call 237-0234. Performing jazz, big band, Dixieland and more.

Fun at the Park: 4-7 p.m., Sholom Park Main Pavilion and Formal Gardens Area, 7110 SW 80th Ave., Ocala. Free. Visit sholompark.org. Music, art exhibits and more.

Marion County Branch NAACP event "Sisters in the Movement: We Organize": 6 p.m., Theological Seminary, 1205 SW Fourth St., Ocala. Honoring 20 women who are positive models in the community; guest speaker Rev. T. Miishay Wilson, Pressing Place Church.