Correction


• The Tourist Development Council’s next meeting is March 12. The government calendar published Sunday included an incorrect date.


Veterans meetings


Today


• Wall-Rives American Legion Post 58: Auxiliary 4:45 p.m., 7 p.m., 10730 U.S. 41, Dunnellon. Call 489-4453.


• American Legion Auxiliary Veterans Memorial Unit 347: Social hour 5:30 p.m., meeting 6:30 p.m., American Legion, 699 W. Lady Lake Blvd., Lady Lake. Call 750-2099.


• AmVets Post 1208: Officers 6:30, general meeting 7 p.m., Charles Whiteacre VFW Post 10208, 23498 NE County Road 314, Salt Springs. Call 546-2129.


• AmVets Post 99: 7 p.m., 4805 NE 36th Ave., Ocala. Call 867-7173.


Thursday


• KOS/MOAA The Kingdom of the Sun (KOS)/Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) monthly luncheon: Noon, Ocala Elks Club, 702 NE 25th Ave. Call Craig Ham at 843-2357.


• Cherrywood Veterans Club: 2 p.m., 6253 SW 100th Loop. Call 873-1341.


• Spruce Creek Preserve Vets Association: 4 p.m., community center. Call 861-1503.


• Vietnam Veterans of America Ocala/Marion Chapter 1085: 6:30 p.m., Rolling Greens North Clubhouse, 1415 W. Gleneagles Road, Ocala. Call 509-2234. Open to all honorably discharged veterans who served between August 1964 and May 1975.


Sunday


• American Legion Post 21: 6 p.m., Lillian Bryant Center, 2200 NW 17th Place, Ocala. Call 732-0409.


Monday


• Greater South Ocala DAV and DAVA Chapter 149: 4 p.m., Angela S. Santos VFW Post 4781, 9401 SW 110th St., Ocala. Call 245-1455.


• Dumas Hartson VFW Post 8189 and Auxiliary: 7 p.m., 8856 W. Veterans Drive, Crystal River. Call 795-5012 or 795-5012.


• Edward W. Penno VFW Post 4864: 7 p.m., 10199 N. Citrus Springs Blvd., Citrus Springs. Call 465-4864.


• VFW Post 9986: 7 p.m., 55620 Veterans Drive, Astor. Call 759-3514.


Tuesday


• Kamikaze Survivors: 11:30 a.m. lunch and meeting, Ocala Elks Lodge, 702 NE 25th Ave., Ocala. Call 622-8470.


• Orange Blossom Gardens DAV: 1 p.m., Saddlebrook Recreation Center, 3010 Saddlebrook Lane, The Villages. Call 674-5099 or 250-4743.


• AmVets Post 25 Women’s Auxiliary: 7 p.m., 16535 N. U.S. 301, Citra. Call 595-5867.


• McCullough-Mission VFW Post 4209 and Auxiliary: 7 p.m., 4805 NE 36th Ave., Ocala. Call 732-7744 or 867-0117.


• Summer Glen Veterans Club: 7 p.m., resident center, 1450 SW 154th St. Road, Ocala. Call 307-2975.


Sock hop fundraiser


set for Saturday


The GFWC Woman’s Club of Ocala is hosting a Sock Hop community fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Ocala Police Department community room, 402 S. Pine Ave., Ocala. There will be dancing, food, fun and prizes for best costumes. Donation: $20. Contact Kathie at 322-9124 or Sonia at 804-8162 for more information.


Master Gardeners


Spring Festival


The UF/IFAS Extension Marion County Master Gardeners 26th annual Spring Festival “is the only all-in-one gardening event in Marion County,” organizers say. It will be held 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 14 and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 15 at the Southeastern Livestock Pavilion, 2232 NE Jacksonville Road, Ocala. There will be gardening vendors, food trucks, a Kid Zone and more. Parking is free; admission is $2, with children younger than 12 free. Service dogs only. For more information, go to https://tinyurl.com/sdlbxvm