GiveBack program for 4H
Limestone County 4H is participating in the Ruby Tuesday GiveBack program today. Present the Ruby Tuesday flyer or mention 4H if dining in or picking up takeout at their 21366 Athens Limestone Lane location on April 24 for 4H to receive 20 percent of the payment for your total purchase.
An American Red Cross blood drive will be held from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Thursday, April 25, in the art room at Owens Elementary School, 21465 Alabama 99. Each donor receives a T-shirt. Owens students who recruit blood donors receive a youth-size T-shirt.
Best Buckin’ BBQ Contest will be held Friday and Saturday at the Sheriff’s Rodeo Arena on Alabama 99. Proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Club and Children’s Advocacy Center. Full details at http://www.barbecuecontest.org/
Caregivers night out will be from 6-9 p.m. Friday at Lindsay Lane Baptist Church. Make reservations by noon, April 25. Contact: 256-232-7207.
Cars & Bikes on Square
Vintage and specialized vehicles, entertainment, shopping and eating downtown are all available at Cars & Bikes on The Square Saturday in downtown Athens. There is a $20 fee for participants. A $5 donation to Athens Relay for Life gets the donor a whack at a police car with a sledgehammer. More at www.carsonthesquare.com.
The Ezell family reunion will be held from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday at Joe Wheeler State Park’s Shelter No. 3. Contact: Tom Dawes 256-998-7370.
The second annual CASA Poker Run will begin at 11:45 a.m. Saturday at Athens Country Club. Registration begins at 10 a.m. and is $15 per person. Contact: 256-278-6151.
The Athens State Community Band 10th annual Spring Concert will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Athens State University gymnasium. The concert is free to the public. Contact: 256-233-8296.