Citrus/Marion Retired Nurses meeting
The September meeting of the Citrus/Marion Retired Nurses will be at 11 a.m. Sept. 23 at the West Marion Community Hospital Medical Building, Room 240, Ocala. There will be lunch and then a presentation by Abby Anderson, ARNP, on the uses for medical marijuana. Cost for lunch is $15. For information, contact Judy Herron at 352-860-0232 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Marion Technical College to hold info session
Marion Technical College is hosting information sessions for students interested in earning a career certificate. The sessions will be at 6 p.m. Monday at the college campus, 1014 SW Seventh Road, Ocala. Online applications are at www.mariontc.edu.
'Google Earth for Genealogy'
The Marion County Genealogical Society will meet from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 19 at the Marion County Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala. Lisa Louise Cooke will present "Google Earth for Genealogy" via a webinar. For more information, visit www.mcgsocala.org or call (352) 897-0840.
Speaker to discuss story selling
The Ocala chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association will hold its monthly professional development meeting from noon-1 p.m. Sept. 20 at the College of Central Florida Ewers Century Center, 3001 SW College Road, Ocala. The guest speaker will be Lorri Silvera, who will discuss engaging story selling and how to create buy-in, raving fans and profit through the power of story. Public relations professionals are invited to attend. Cost is $25 for guests and $22 for members who are not prepaid. Reservation deadline is Sept. 16. Go to FPRAOcala.org to reserve. Meetings are held the third Friday of each month.
Super sale set for Oct. 19
Joy Lutheran Church will hold a "super sale" and "garage sale" from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at Swenson Hall, 7045 SW 83rd Place, Ocala. The annual event features antiques, costume jewelry, lunch, sweet treats and more. Call 352-291-7597 or 906-221-5860.
Fort King Haunted Trail
This event will be held 6-10 p.m. Oct. 26 at Fort King National Historic landmark, 3925 E. Fort King St., Ocala. Costumes encouraged, and there will be candy for the kids. Organizers ask that attendees wear closed-toe shoes. Parking is located just east of the park, and there will be a free shuttle. The movie "Hocus Pocus" will be shown at 8 p.m.
Summerfield community survey
The Florida Department of Health in Marion County is asking Summerfield-area residents to participate in an environmental health assessment of their area. Residents can access a survey at https://is.gd/29E8o4. Deadline is Oct. 31. Once the survey is complete a community group will gather to consider next steps. For details, contact Tammie Durden at 299-0089 or email@example.com.