The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

Calendar of Events

November 23, 2012

LIMESTONE LEDGER 11/23/12

FRIDAY

Respite Night


Caregiver’s Night Out will not be held Friday, but a special respite for Christmas shopping will be held from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at Lindsay Lane Baptist Church, 1300 Lindsay Lane in Athens. Make reservations by noon Thursday, Nov. 29, at 256-232-7207.

SATURDAY

Boy Scout Christmas trees


East Limestone Boy Scout Troop 7236 will hold its sixth-annual Fraser Fir Christmas tree sale from Saturday Nov. 24-Dec. 18. The sale location is the corner of East Limestone and Capshaw roads at the old Reliance Bank lot. Proceeds will be used to purchase troop camping equipment.

SUNDAY

Free stew


A free stew event will be held at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at Tanner Senior Center, 13589 Lucas Ferry Road next to the Boys & Girls Club. Dine in only. No carryouts. Served by Mighty Warrior and Seven Mile Post Road churches. Bluegrass gospel singers It Takes Three will perform. Contact: Jo Brown 256-278-0855.

MONDAY

Toys for Tots


Champion Chevrolet will host Toys for Tots from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday at its 921 S. Clinton St. location in Athens. Contact: 256-232-5692.

TUESDAY

Used book sale


The Friends of Athens-Limestone Public Library will hold a used book sale from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday at the library at 405 E. South St. in Athens. Contact: 256-232-1233.

Zumba party

Athens ladies Civitan will hold a Zumba party at 6 p.m. Tuesday during its monthly meeting at the First National Bank community room at the corner of Lindsay Lane and U.S. 72 East. Instructor will be Cynthia Boris from the Athens-Limestone Hospital Wellness Center. Guests welcome. Contact: Alice Cosco 256-241-7371.

WEDNESDAY

Angel tree


Champion Chrysler Dodge Jeep will host an Angel Tree from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday at its 907 S. Clinton St. location in Athens. Contact: 256-232-8787.

ONGOING

Athens/Limestone County books sale


Friends of the Archives have reduced the price of some of its best-selling books. You can buy “Treasures of Athens and Limestone County” for $50; “Athens, AL 1861-1865” for $30; “Letters to L&N” for $25; and “Diary of R.B. Meadows” for $10. New books available include “Athens Post and Weekly Post of 1867” and “Schools of Athens and Limestone County,” each $35. Books may be purchased at the Limestone County Archives, Pablo’s on Market and U.G. White in Athens. Contact Archives at 256-233-6404.

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