The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

June 26, 2013

Limestone Ledger 6/26/13


The News Courier

FRIDAY

Respite Night

Caregiver’s Night Out will be from 6-9 p.m. Friday, June 28, at Lindsay Lane Baptist Church, 1300 Lindsay Lane. Make reservations by noon Thursday, June 27, at 256-232-7207.

SATURDAY

Animal shelter yard sale

The Athens-Limestone County Animal Shelter yard sale will be held from 8 a.m. until all items are gone Saturday, June 29, at 1701 U.S. 72 East between Russell Stover and Preston’s Western Wear. Donations, with the exception of clothes, are accepted and can be dropped off at the shelter. Contact: 256-771-7889.

Haggard reunion

A reunion in the memory of Dorcie and Francis Haggard will begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, June 29, at Joe Wheeler State Park. A covered dish is requested for lunch at 3 p.m. The day is to include games, fun and time with family. Contact: 256-233-8924.

Masons chicken stew

Athens Lodge 16 at the corner of Lucas Ferry and Elm Street will sell chicken stew on Saturday, June 29.  Stew is $20 per gallon (lesser quantities available on request) and will be ready for pickup at 10 a.m.  Free containers or bring your own. Contacts: Bob Hickman 256-651-0056 or Mickey Robinson at 232-2335.

ONGOING

Athens reading program

The Athens-Limestone Public Library is hosting its annual summer reading program. Register at the library, and check out the calendar of events at www.alcpl.org.  Contact the library at 256-232-1233.

Ardmore reading program

Ardmore Public Library, at 25836 Main St. in Ardmore, Tenn., will hold its summer reading program for children ages 12 and under at 10 a.m. for four successive Wednesdays — June 19 and 26 and July 3 and 10. A ventriloquist, puppet theater and super scientist will be featured. Contact: 931-427-4883.

MEETINGS

Tea Party Patriots. The Athens/Limestone Tea Party Patriots will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 27, at 100 Beaty St. in Athens. Public is invited. Contact: 256-777-2526.

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