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Calendar of Events

February 27, 2014

Limestone Ledger 2/27/14

FRIDAY

Respite night

Caregivers Night Out will be 6-9 p.m. Friday at Lindsay Lane Baptist Church, 1300 Lindsay Lane. Make reservations by noon Thursday, Feb. 27, at 256-232-7207.

SATURDAY

VVA yard sale

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 511 will host a yard sale from 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the post at 17915 W. Elm St. Spaces available on the south side of building; pay at setup. Coffee and doughnuts available. No table and chairs provided.

Used book sale

The 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.

VVA Turkey & Ham Shoot

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 511 will sponsor a turkey/ham/prize shoot from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the post at 17915 W. Elm St. Proceeds go for building and grounds maintenance.

Swamp John’s fundraiser

Owens Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a Swamp John’s fish dinner from 4-7 p.m. Saturday at the Limestone Sheriff’s Rodeo Arena. A $10 plate includes fish, chicken and/or shrimp, fries, slaw, hushpuppies and drink. Tickets available from any fire department member or at the door.

North Border breakfast

North Border Lodge No. 391 will sponsor a community breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Saturday at the lodge on Salem Field Road. The public is invited. More information: 256-232-2335.

Pancake breakfast

West Limestone Band Boosters will hold a pancake breakfast 8-10 a.m. Saturday at Applebee’s on U.S. 72. Tickets are $5 and available from any West Limestone band member or booster. Proceeds benefit the band.

Coffee Call

The Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives Coffee Call is 8-9 a.m. Saturday at 100 W. Pryor St. Athens Masonic Lodge No. 16 is the sponsor.

Home and Garden Show

The Limestone County Home and Garden Show is at from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 1-2, at Limestone County Event Center. No admission fee. Demonstrations, children’s activities, register for door prizes.

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