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October 20, 2013

Limestone Ledger 10/20/13

SUNDAY

Korean War show

“Korea: The Forgotten War Remembered, “a variety show fundraiser for the Alabama Veterans Museum, will be at 2 p.m. today at the Athens-Limestone Senior Center on Pryor Street. Tickets are $10 each and may be purchased at the museum at 100 W. Pryor St. Five-dollar tickets also available to win Karen Middleton painting named after the show. A shuttle bus will pick up ticket holders at the DHR parking lot from 1-1:45 p.m.

MONDAY

Spaghetti fundraiser

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser meals for Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives will be held from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., and from 5-7 p.m. Monday at the Vietnam Veterans Building on West Elm Street in Athens. All you can eat for $6 includes spaghetti, bread, salad, drink and dessert. More information: Roxanne Haggermaker 256-206-6702.

Affordability Care Act discussion

Stan Johnson of Alabama Arise! will lead a discussion of the Affordability Care Act, more popularly known as Obamacare, 1 p.m. Monday at Grace Missionary Baptist Church, 549 West Elm Street in Athens. The non-partisan, non-political presentation, which will include a question-and-answer session, is hosted by Athens Housing Authority and is open to the community.

TUESDAY

Used book sale

Friends of Athens-Limestone Public Library will hold a used book sale from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Tuesday at the library at 405 E. South St. Contact: 256-232-1233.

Candy donations

Limestone County Young Republicans are collecting candy to donate to DHR for foster children for Halloween. Donations are accepted until Tuesday, and can be dropped off at The Bakery at Elkmont, 23925 Thach Road, or brought to the next monthly meeting.

THURSDAY

Harvest festival

Limestone Lodge at 1523 W. Hobbs St., is holding an Open House/Harvest Festival at 5 p.m. Thursday. The public is invited for festivities that include food, fun, games and prizes including one for Best Halloween Costume. Sponsored by the Activity Department.

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