Fielding relatives from Alabama, Texas, Oklahoma and Missouri will gather for reminiscing and barbecue at 11 a.m. today, July 4, at Athens Bible School cafeteria, 315 Hoffman St. Contacts: Virginia Coffield 256-232-9041 or Johnny Fielding 256-233-0278.
The Athens Fireworks Show, hosted by the Athens-Limestone Tourism Association, will begin at dusk this evening, July 4, at Athens High School. Bring a chair or blanket for seating. The stands will not be open.
Senior center fundraiser
A yard sale fundraiser to benefit the East Limestone Senior Center will begin at 7 a.m. Friday, July 5, at the senior center at the corner of McCulley Mill and Nick Davis roads.
The Bethel, Tenn., Lodge 194 F&AM will host a buffet breakfast to benefit charity from 7-9 a.m. Saturday, July 6, at the lodge. Public invited. Nonperishable food is being collected for the food bank.
Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives Coffee Call is from 8-9 a.m. Saturday, July 6. More information: 256-771-7578.
Monthly Cruise-In on the Athens Square will be from 3-8 p.m. Saturday, July 6. Bring an antique vehicle to park around the Square. More information: 256-457-9179.
Used book sale
The Friends of Athens-Limestone Public Library will hold a used book sale from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday at the library, 405 E. South St. Contact: 256-232-1233.
AHS Class of ’73
Athens High School Class of 1973 will have its 40th reunion, which will include classes 1971-75, at 6 p.m., Aug. 17, at Valley Event Center. Cost is $25, advance; $40 at the door. Mail to AHS Class of 1973, P.O. Box 486, Athens, AL 35612.
Mud T-shirt deadline
The absolute deadline to receive a T-shirt for the CASA Mud Volleyball Tournament is noon on Monday, July 8. Players registering after that date will not receive T-shirts. The tournament is limited to the first 90 teams to register. The tournament begins at 9 a.m. Saturday, July 20. More information: 256-777-1038.