The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

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January 1, 2013

Limestone Ledger 1/1/13

SATURDAY

Benefit breakfast


The Bethel, Tenn. Lodge 194 F&AM will serve a buffet breakfast to benefit charity from 7-9 a.m. Saturday at the Lodge building. Public invited. Nonperishable food is being collected for the food bank.

Used book sale

The Friends of Athens-Limestone Public Library will hold a used book sale from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Saturday at the library at 405 E. South St. Contact: 256-232-1233.

UPCOMING

Tickets for ‘Crowns’


The critically acclaimed gospel musical “Crowns,” written by Regina Taylor and directed by Frank Travis will be presented at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, January 4-5 and at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, at the Council on Aging at 912 W. Pryor St. in Athens. Tickets on sale at Pablo’s on Market at 256-216-8464, Raven’s Beauty Salon at 256-233-0202 and Kenny’s Kutz at 256-444-1682. Contacts: Carolyn Williams 256-777-9727 or Richard Martin 256-278-1261. Proceeds benefit the Fort Henderson-Trinity School Project.

MEETINGS

• AHS Class of ’56. The Athens High School Class of 1956 and friends will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, at Applebee’s on U.S. 72 for a Dutch-treat lunch. Contact: Betty 256-777-0516.

• Piecemakers Quilt Guild. Athens Piecemakers Quilt Guild will meet Thursday, Jan. 3, at First Church of Athens at 17175 Lucas Ferry Road. Social time is 6:15 p.m. and the meeting begins at 7. Contact: Gloria Carden 256-874-4182.

• American Legion. American Legion Post 49 and Ladies Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, at the post home at 124 Cloverleaf Drive in Athens. Post dues increase for 2014 and will be discussed and voted on. Contact: Rod Huffman 256-233-3023.

Limestone Ledger is a list of events hosted by nonprofit organizations. Items must be submitted in writing and are listed up to six days to include the day of the event. Mail or bring submissions to The News Courier, 410 W. Green St., Athens, AL 35611; email to ed@athensnews-courier.com or fax to 256-233-7753.

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