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Calendar of Events

June 4, 2014

Limestone Ledger 6/4/14

FRIDAY

Respite night

Caregivers Night Out will be from 6-9 pm Friday at Isom's Chapel United Methodist Church, 16230 Mooresville Road. Make reservations by noon Thursday at 256-232-7207.

SATURDAY

Beans & Rice giveaway

There will be a Beans and Rice Giveaway Day, from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at Tanner United Methodist Church, 19607 Huntsville-Browns Ferry Road.

Coffee Call

The Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives Coffee Call is 8-9 a.m. Saturday at 100 W. Pryor St. Mary Stratford, Mary Byrd and Ruth Fleming are sponsors.

Widner family reunion

Anyone related to the Widner family in any way is invited to the event Saturday at Ardmore First Baptist Church. Bring covered dish for a noon meal. Meat will be provided

Senior Funfest

The Athens-Limestone Foundation for Aging Senior Funfest is 9:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Swan Creek Park by Athens High School. Ages 60 and older may attend. Event includes cake walk, football throw, horseshoes, corn hole toss, bingo, free lunch, drinks and snacks. Prizes, food and goody bags donated by local merchants.

Spring Garden Tour

Friends of Athens-Limestone Public Library Tour is 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, June 7. Tour features 11 gardens from traditional to modern. Tickets, at $20 each, are available until June 6 on The Square at Crawford's, Pablo's, Pimentos, Trinity's, Athens-Limestone Public Library and from members of Friends of the Library. Tickets available June 7 at Pablo's and the library. Funds benefit the library.

ONGOING

Owens VFD fundraiser

Owens Volunteer Fire Department is conducting a door-to-door fund/picture drive for the next seven weeks. Proceeds go to upgrade equipment.

Savvy Kids Fitness

Savvy Kids Fitness is a program at Athens Recreation for children ages 6-12 that includes a nutrition lesson, a snack to encourage healthy eating and exercise session. Cost is $5 a class with a one-time $30 registration fee. Meets Thursdays from 4-5 p.m. at Athens Recreation Center. Website is Savvy Kids Fitness.com.

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  • Limestone Ledger 8/1/14

    TODAY
    Walking Horse Show
    The third annual Sam Gibbons Walking Horse Show is 6 p.m. Friday at the Sheriff's Rodeo Arena. More information: Sandy Thompson 256-771-7578.

    August 1, 2014

  • Church Bulletin 8/1/14

    August 1, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 7/31/14

    FRIDAY
    Walking Horse Show

    The third annual Sam Gibbons Walking Horse Show has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Friday at the Sheriff's Rodeo Arena. More information: Sandy Thompson 256-771-7578.

    July 31, 2014

  • Church Bulletin 7/31/14

    July 31, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 7/30/14

    FRIDAY
    Walking Horse Show
    The third annual Sam Gibbons Walking Horse Show has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Friday at the Sheriff's Rodeo Arena. More information: Sandy Thompson 256-771-7578.

    July 30, 2014

  • Church Bulletin 7/30/14

    July 30, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 7/27/14

    TUESDAY
    Blood drive
    The Kelsey Maclin “Student Leaders Save Lives” Scholarship Blood Drive is 1-6 p.m. Tuesday at Round Island Creek Missionary Baptist Center, 13829 Lucas Ferry Road.

    July 27, 2014

  • Church Bulletin 7/27/14

    July 27, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 7/26/14

    TODAY
    Blood drive

    An American Red Cross blood drive in honor of Jacob Dubois is 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at the Piney Grove Baptist Church fellowship hall, 28430 Pinedale Road, Ardmore.

    July 26, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 7/25/14

    SATURDAY
    Crape Myrtle pageant

    The 14th annual Miss/Master Crape Myrtle Festival Pageant is Saturday at the Ardmore, Tennessee Annex Building. Competition begins at 1 p.m. for girls, infant through age 19, and boys, infant through age 5. More information: 256-278-5524.

    July 25, 2014

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