Disaster kit items needed
RSVP/HandsOn Athens is preparing disaster kits for senior citizens and needs donated items to include: Small flashlights with extra batteries, whistles, manual can opener, first-aid kits, moist towelettes, hand sanitizers, garbage bags, zip lock plastic bags, playing cards, toilet tissue and pocket-size tissue. Deliver to RSVP, 409 W. Washington St. by March 31.
Rescue Squad drop-off
Athens-Limestone Rescue Squad is accepting donations for an upcoming garage sale at 1401 Freeman Avenue, Athens. Saleable items only.
Aluminum Can Bash
The Metal Exchange at the Athens-Limestone Recycling Center on Lucas Ferry Road will offer 70 cents a pound for aluminum cans March 24-28. Hours are 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.; closed for lunch noon-12:30 p.m. More information: 256-585-0976.
• Tea Party Patriots. Athens-Limestone Tea Party Patriots will meet at 6:30 tonight, March 27, at 100 Beaty St. Several political candidates will be guests. For more information, call Tony Llewellyn at 256-777-2526.
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