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Calendar of Events

January 31, 2014

Limestone Ledger 1/31/14

SATURDAY

Coffee Call

The Alabama Veterans Museum & Archives Coffee Call is 8-9 a.m. Saturday at 100 W. Pryor St. Hobbs Jewelers and Friends of the Museum are sponsors.

Chili dinner fundraiser

Athens-Limestone Rescue Squad will hold a chili dinner from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday at 1401 Freeman Ave. Eat in or carryouts are $3 a bowl, $10 a quart and $30 a gallon. Bring your own containers. Pre-orders: Call Mike at 256-431-7734 on Friday, Jan. 31.

‘Take Your Child to the Library Day’

The Athens-Limestone Public Library is participating in “Take Your Child to the Library Day” on Saturday. Every child who signs up for a library card on Saturday will receive a special treat. Hours are 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. to get a library card and participate in crafts.

Used book sale

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. More information: 256-232-1233.

Boy Scout chicken stew

The Boy Scout Troop 221 annual goat/chicken stew is at 11 a.m. Saturday at West Limestone Volunteer Fire Department. Containers provided.

Turkey, ham, prize shoot

The Vietnam Veterans of American chapter 511 will hold a turkey, ham and prize shoot from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday at 17915 W. Elm Street and Lucas Ferry Street. Chicken stew will be on sale for $5 a quart, $20 a gallon and $5 all-you-can-eat. Contact: Bill Schueler 256-206-5399 or 256-233-5549.

TUESDAY

Creation vs. evolution debate

New Life Assembly of God will be live streaming a creation vs. evolution debate with Bill Nye and Ken Ham at 6 p.m. Tuesday at 16768 U.S. 72 in Athens. Free event. Everyone welcome. More information: 256-232-6119.

THURSDAY

Boys & Girls Club fundraiser

Tickets at $20 each are available at the Boys & Girls Club, 1017 W. Washington St., for its annual banquet and fundraiser to be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Beasley Center. More information: Pete Miller 256-232-4298.

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    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.

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    Art Stroll
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    TUESDAY
    Used book sale

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

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    SATURDAY
    Volleyball tournament

    The annual CASA Mud Volleyball Tournament begins at 9 a.m. Saturday at Athens Swan Creek Park on U.S 31. Registration is full. Spectators are welcome to bring lawn chairs and set up tents.

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