The Red Cross bloodmobile will be at Athens State University's Founders Hall from 1-6 p.m. Wednesday, July 9. Schedule an appointment or get more information at www.redcrossblood.org.
Hospice volunteer training
Hospice of Limestone County is holding patient care volunteer training Thursday July 10 and 17. Volunteers provide a presence in the homes of patients but do not provide personal care, dispense meds, lift or feed patients. Training is free but you must register by contacting Pam at 256-232-5017 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Caregivers Night Out will be 6-9 p.m. Friday at Clements Baptist Church, 8690 U.S. 72 West. Make reservations by noon Thursday, July 10, at 256-232-7207.
VVA Music Night
Vietnam Veterans Chapter 511 Music Night features '40s through '70s oldies from 7-10 p.m. Friday at the post at 17915 W. Elm St. Finger foods encouraged.
Running With the Goats
The first Running With the Goats 10K (7 a.m.), 5K (9 a.m.) at Belle Chevre Creamery, 18849 Upper Fort Hampton Road in Elkmont, and Fun Run (10 a.m.) on the Richard Martin Rails-to-Trails, is set for Saturday. Festivities include music and food. Awards and raffle follow from 10:30 a.m. until noon. More information: Angie Sandritter email@example.com. Register at Active.com.
The Limestone County NAACP free motivational reading program for children ages 3-13 will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Round Island Creek Mission Center, 13829 Lucas Ferry Road. Lunch and transportation provided. Registration information: 256-216-5668.
Super Saturday Fun
STEM, free events for ages 5-16 and centered on science, technology, engineering and mathematics, is scheduled 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at The Bridge, 1623 Hine St. Register at 10 a.m. Events include sidewalk chalk wars, marshmallow challenge, create your own flavor ice cream and the anatomy of a cupcake. Contact: 256-777-4613.
VVA Country Band
Vietnam Veterans chapter 511 will host the country band, 251 Detour, from 6-11 p.m. Saturday at the post at 17915 W. Elm St. Admission is $5. Proceeds benefit veterans.