The Red Cross and Limestone County Young Republicans will hold a blood drive from 1-6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at the Days Inn banquet facility at 1322 U.S. 72 East in Athens.
Duck and Run registration
Registration is open for the Sept. 21 KALB 10th annual 5K race and fun run. Details and online registration are available at KALBCares.com and active.com. More information: KALBCares@gmail.com or call 256-233-8728.
• NARFE. National Active and Retired Federal Employees chapter 1480 will meet at 9 a.m. today, Aug. 24, at the Veterans Museum on Pryor Street in Athens. Meeting subject is new legislative districts and representatives. Breakfast served. Contact: Dean Morgan 256-233-0248.
• Athens Forge. Athens Forge blacksmiths will meet at 10 a.m. today, Aug. 24, at Travis Flemings Artistic Anvil Forge, 208Commercial Drive. Visitors are welcome. Contact: John Guenther 256-230-2900 or Travis Fleming 256-227-6217.
• Tea Party Patriots. The Athens/Limestone Tea Party Patriots will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at 100 Beaty St. Guest speaker is state Sen. Bill Holtzclaw. Public is invited. Contact: 256-777-2526.
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