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Places to go

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here is what is going on around the county.


Youth ministry yard sale

— STR8 UP Youth Ministry will host a Mega Fundraiser Yard Sale 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. today and Saturday at 113 S. Main Ave.

For more information, call 699-1480.

Fundraiser set for vandalized clown house

— Toby the Clown Foundation will hold a fundraiser for its vandalized clown house at 11 a.m. today with hot dogs, drinks and a cookie for just $2.

The fundraiser will be held at MidFlorida Credit Union South Sebring branch.

For more information, call 214-8462.


Summer Splash to benefit nonprofit

— Heartland Horses and Handicapped, 118 W. College Drive, will host Summer Splash for kids with water slides, pony rides, activities, food and snow cones 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Cost is a $10 donation for the first child and $5 for each additional child. All proceeds benefit the nonprofit organization that provides horseback riding services and interaction free of charge to individuals with special needs.

For details, call 452-0006 or 991-1184.

Emergency preparedness fair

— The public is invited to a free Emergency Preparedness Fair will be held 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 3235 Grand Prix Drive.

For more information, call 382-1822.