Athens-Limestone Education Retirees Association members making the trip to the Jesse Owens Memorial and Stone Bridge will meet at 8:45 a.m. Thursday in the Kmart parking lot on U.S. 31. Contact: Jerry George 256-729-1145.
Clements veterans program
Clements High School is asking the community to join them to honor veterans of Limestone County at 9 a.m. Thursday in the school gymnasium. All Limestone County veterans are invited.
Tanner veterans program
Tanner High School Student Council will hold its annual Veterans Day program Thursday in the school gymnasium. Breakfast served in the library at 8:15 a.m. Program begins at 9. All Limestone County veterans are invited.
Toys for Tots registration
Thursday from 9 a.m. until noon and again from 1-4 p.m. at United Way, 419 S. Marion St. in Athens, are the final opportunities to sign up for Toys for Tots in 2013. Children must be 12 or under. Parents or guardians must bring proof of income, proof of residency, adult ID, and birth certificates and Social Security cards of children.
Kids fitness classes
New Savvy Kids Fitness classes for ages 6-12 will begin at 4 p.m. Thursday at the Athens Recreation Center. Classes include nutrition education and exercise. Zumba in the blacklights is at 5:15 p.m. and yoga at 6. Contact the center for details.
Remembrance and Hope service
Hospice of Limestone County and MADD are hosting the annual Celebration of Remembrance and Hope service at 6 p.m. Thursday in Saint Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 207 Washington St. Visitors may bring a photo of a loved one in a stand-up frame. More information: 256-232-5017.
Athens High veterans program
The Athens High School Veterans Day Assembly is at 9:30 a.m. Friday in the south gymnasium. A reception in the JROTC rifle range will follow. All local veterans, their families and the public are invited.