TODAY

With the possibility of inclement weather, call ahead before attending events.

GOVERNMENT MEETINGS

• St. Johns River Water Management: 9 a.m., 4049 Reid St., Palatka. Call 329-4470.

• Marion Oaks MSTU Advisory Council: Recreation Services and Facilities, 9:30 a.m.; General Services, 10:30 a.m.; 280 Marion Oaks Lane, Ocala. Call 438-2828 or visit marioncountyfl.org.

• Ocala/Marion County Transportation Planning Organization: Technical Advisory Committee, 10 a.m.; Citizens Advisory Committee, 3 p.m.; Ocala Citizens Service Center, 201 SE Third St., Ocala. Call 629-8297.

• Marion Soil and Water Conservation District Board: 12:30 p.m., USDA Service Center, 2441 NE Third St., Suite 204-2, Ocala. Call 622-3971 ext. 3.

• City of Dunnellon Historic Preservation Board: 5:30 p.m., City Hall, 20750 River Drive, Dunnellon. Call 465-8500 or visit dunnellon.org.

• Marion County School Board: 5:30 p.m., 512 SE Third St., Ocala. Call 671-7700.

• Marion County License Review Board: 6 p.m., Growth Management Training Facility, 2710 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. Call 438-2428 or visit marioncountyfl.org.

• Silver Springs Shores Tax Advisory Council: 6 p.m., 590 Silver Road, Ocala. Call 438-2510.

Rotary Club of Ocala Southwest: 7:45 a.m., West Marion Community Hospital QuickCare Building, Room 240, 4600 SW 46th Court, Ocala. Email ocalaswrotary@yahoo.com.

Walk to the Hits!: 8:30 a.m., 294 Marion Oaks Lane, Ocala. Included with membership. Call 438-2830.

Pickleball: 8:30-11 a.m., Coehadjoe Park, 4225 NE 35th St., Ocala. Call 671-8560.

Greater Dunnellon Historical Society: 9 a.m., Historic Train Depot, 12061 S. Williams St., Dunnellon. Call 229-1030 or email BoomtownSam@gmail.com.

Horseshoes: 9 a.m., Rainbow Lakes Community Center, 4020 SW Deepwater Court, Dunnellon. Call 489-4954.

Shining Sneakers: 9-10 a.m., E.D. Croskey Recreational Center, 1510 NW Fourth St., Ocala. Free; registration required on site. Call 401-3920. Low-impact cardio walking.

Stretching: 10 a.m., Forest Community Center, 777 S. County Road 314A, Ocklawaha. Free. Call 438-2840.

Rejuvenate With the Arts!: 10 a.m.-noon, Eighth Avenue Adult Activity Center, 830 NE Eighth Ave., Ocala. $5. Call 629-8545 or visit ocalafl.org/recpark.

Therapeutic stitching: 10 a.m.-noon, Dunnellon Public Library, 20351 Robinson Road, Dunnellon. Call 465-8000.

Viking Voyage: Leif Erikson Day Craft and Nature Walk: 10 a.m.-noon, E.D. Croskey Recreation Center, 1510 NW Fourth St., Ocala. $5; registration required. Call 401-3920 or visit ocalafl.org/recpark.

Book sale: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Fort McCoy Public Library, 14660 NE County Road 315, Fort McCoy. Call 438-2560.

Bereavement Support Group: 10:30 a.m., First Congregational United Church of Christ, 7171 SW State Road 200, Ocala. Free; RSVP preferred. Call 368-9927 or email flaury@cox.net. Six-week program.

Depression/bipolar support group: 10:30 a.m., Christ Community Church, 37 Dogwood Road, Ocala. Free. Call 802-375-4156. Ages 17 and up.

LifeSouth bloodmobile: Call 622-3544.

• Hobby Lobby, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 2400 SW College Road, Ocala

• Walmart, noon-7 p.m., 4085 Wedgewood Lane, The Villages

• Frank DeLuca YMCA, 4:30-8:30 p.m., 3200 SE 17th St., Ocala

Cardio strength and balance class: 11 a.m., 294 Marion Oaks Lane, Ocala. Included with membership. Call 438-2830.

GFWC Woman's Club of Ocala: 11:45 a.m., Elks Lodge and Club, 702 NE 25th Ave., Ocala. Free, reservation required. Call 347-3975.

Ocala Toastmasters: Noon, Ewers Center, College of Central Florida, 3001 SW College Road, Room 206, Ocala. Call 615-5898.

Ocala Harmony: Women’s barbershop chorus, noon-3 p.m., College Park Church of God, 3140 SW 26th St., Ocala. Call 875-4811.

Chair Yoga 2: Senior Learners, Inc., 12:15-1:15 p.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 23, University Center, College of Central Florida, 3001 SW College Road, Ocala. $7.50. Call 239-8780 or visit seniorlearners.org.

Educational Series on Financial Planning: 2:30 p.m., The Windsor of Ocala, 2650 SE 18th Ave., Ocala. RSVP required. Call 8736-8000.

Open rec: 3-8 p.m., E.D. Croskey Recreation Center, 1510 NE Fourth St., Ocala. Call 401-3920 or visit ocalafl.org/recpark.

Equine 101: Relax With Buddy: Ocala/Marion County Chamber and Economic Partnership, 5-7 p.m., Hilton Ocala, 3600 SW 36th Ave., Ocala. Fees apply. Meet Buddy the Clydesdale.

Basket weaving: 5:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1126 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. Call 817-2967.

Martial arts: 5:30 p.m., Forest Community Center, 777 S. County Road 314A, Ocklawaha. Call 438-2840.

Bible study: 6 p.m., Saint Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 3861 SE Maricamp Road, Ocala. Call 629-6475.

Community yoga: 6 p.m., Salt Springs Civic Center, 25054 NE County Road 316, Salt Springs. Call 685-0807.

Gluten-free support: 6 p.m., Headquarters-Ocala Public Library, 2720 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. Call 854-1100, 843-7116 or email jeannietyler@gmail.com.

Sexaholics Anonymous: 6 p.m., Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 6455 SW State Road 200, Ocala. Call 205-410-4874.

Life Skills: Things Youth Should Know: 6-7 p.m., Lillian Bryant Recreation Center, 2200 NW 17th Place, Ocala. Free. Call 629-8389 or visit ocalafl.com/recpark. Ages 10-18.

Dunnellon Toastmasters Club 1176: 6:15-7:45 p.m., Dunnellon Public Library, 20351 Robinson Road, Dunnellon. Call 489-0959 or visit 1176.toastmastersclubs.org.

Shores GOP: 6:30 p.m., Silver Springs Shores Presbyterian Church, 674 Silver Road, Ocala. Call 687-4188.

Yoga: 6:30 p.m., the Wellness Center, 4817 NE Second Loop, Ocala. $5. Call 624-2337. Intermediate/advanced.

Blue Knights Law Enforcement Officer Motorcycle Club: 7 p.m., FOP Lodge, 2641 N. Magnolia Ave., Ocala. Call 973-703-1165 or visit floridablueknightslll.com.

Compassionate Friends: 7 p.m., The Bridge At Ocala, 2800 SW 41st St., Ocala. Call 804-7082 or 817-8321. Support group for bereaved parents, grandparents or siblings.

Nar-anon: 7 p.m., Our Lady of the Springs Catholic Church, 4047 NE 21st St., Ocala. Newcomers 6:30 p.m.; Nar-ateen, 8 p.m., ages 12-17. Free. Visit naranonfl.org.

Ocala Model Railroad Historical Preservation Society: 7 p.m., 1247 NE Third St., Ocala. Call 401-0747.

T.O.P.S.: Take Off Pounds Sensibly: 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 1126 E. Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala. Weigh-in 6 p.m. (629-6935 or 732-6947); and 6 p.m., Presbyterian Church at Marion Oaks, 279 Marion Oaks Manor, Ocala. (763-607-1055)