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September 17, 2012

Limestone Ledger 9/17/12

TUESDAY

Chicken stew


The American Legion Post 49 monthly chicken stew will be held from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tuesday. Cost is $5 to eat in or for per quart carryouts. Containers provided. No sides with carryouts. Information: Rod Huffman 256-233-3023. Reserve carryouts: 256-230-6233.

WEDNESDAY

Blood drive


An American Red Cross blood drive will be held from noon until 6 p.m. Wednesday at Julian Newman Elementary School in the new gymnasium, 517 Julian Newman Drive in Athens. The Newmanators Science Club is sponsoring the drive.

THURSDAY

Financial Peace University


Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University begins at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Center for Lifelong Learning, 121 S. Marion St. on the courthouse Square in Athens. Preregister and get more information at 256-233-6135 or carwilej34@hotmail.com.

FRIDAY

Positive Look


The Positive Look support group for the blind and visually impaired, family and friends will hear speaker Caitlin Simpson, an orientation and mobility specialist from 10 a.m. until noon Friday at the Athens Recreation Center. Members are asked to bring refreshments to share. Contact: Richard Moroney 800-671-6840.

Respite Night

Caregiver’s Night Out will be from 6-9 p.m. Friday at Friendship United Methodist Church, 16479 Lucas Ferry Road. Make reservations by noon Thursday, Sept. 20, at 256-232-7207.

SATURDAY

Poker Run


Limestone County Poker Run to benefit the elderly will be held Saturday with registration from 10-11:30 a.m. at the Country Club. Entry fees are $15 per person or $20 for two riders per bike. More information is available by calling Mike Pylant at 256-278-6151.

UPCOMING

Ride to Read Trail Ride

The Ride to Read Trail Ride, sponsored by the Limestone County Sheriff’s Office, will be held Sunday, Oct. 7, at Neal Johnston  Farm in Minor Hill, Tenn. Gate opens at 11 a.m. Ride starts at 2 p.m. Adults, $15; non-riders, $7; children under age 12, $7. Ride benefits the Athens-Limestone Public Library Foundation. Contact: 256-232-0111 or www.limestonesheriff.com.

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  • Limestone Ledger 7/27/14

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    TODAY
    Blood drive

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  • Limestone Ledger 7/25/14

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