The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

Calendar of Events

June 15, 2013

Limestone Ledger 6/15/13

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Class reunion

Athens High School Class of 1983 will hold its 30-year reunion at 7 tonight, June 15, at 26435 Ed Ray Road, Athens. For more information, email athenshighschool1983@gmail.com.



SUNDAY

Decoration day

The annual homecoming and decoration at Pettusville Cemetery will be at 11 a.m. Sunday, June 16. Speaker will be Dr. Timothy McDowell. Donations for the upkeep of the cemetery may be mailed to Marcus Hobbs at 26965 Pettusville Road, Elkmont, AL 35620. Make checks payable to Pettusville Cemetery Fund.

MONDAY

Spaghetti supper

An all you can eat spaghetti supper, sponsored by the AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary, will begin at 5 p.m. Monday, June 17, at the Vietnam Veterans of America building, 17953 Elm St. Cost is $5 and includes spaghetti, salad, bread, dessert and drink. Contact: Roxanne Haggermaker 256-374-2073.

Pickin’ & Grinnin’

The Elkmont Pickin’ & Grinnin’ is held at 6:30 p.m. Mondays at the Elkmont Depot downtown. Live music and dancing. Call 931-427-6296.

TUESDAY

Chicken stew

The American Legion Post 49 monthly chicken stew will be held from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 18. Cost is $5 to eat in or for per quart carryouts. Containers provided. No sides with carryouts. Information: Rod Huffman 256-233-3023. Reserve carryouts: 256-230-6233.

ONGOING

Ardmore summer reading program

The Ardmore Public Library at 25836 Main St. in Ardmore, Tenn., is holding their summer reading program for children ages 12 and under at 10 a.m. on four successive Wednesdays, June 19 and 26, and July 3 and 10. A ventriloquist, puppet theater and super scientist are among the activities. Full details at 931-427-4883.



MEETINGS

• NAACP. The Limestone County NAACP general membership meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday, June 17, at the NAACP office, 17803 U.S. 72 West. Public welcome. Contact: Wilbert Woodruff 256-227-8489.

• Donnell House. A membership meeting for current and prospective members to the Donnell House will be at 5 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, at 601 1/2 Clinton Street. Membership is $10 a year, which is used for upkeep and improvements. Casual dress. Refreshments served.

• Breast Cancer support. The Breast Cancer Support Group Partners in Pink will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, at the Athens-Limestone Hospital education room. Guest speaker Monique Whitaker will  talk about stress, its connection to illness and demonstrate relaxation techniques to manage stress. Contact: Tammy Woodward 256-206-6052 or partnersnpink@gmail.com.

• V.F.W. Veterans of Foreign Wars and Ladies Auxiliary will meet for dinner and fellowship at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, at the VFW Post on North Jefferson Street. Swearing in of newly elected officials and monthly meeting to follow. Contact: Fred 256-233-0213.

• AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary. American Veterans Ladies Auxiliary will meet at 5 p.m. Thursday, June 20, at 22769 Black Road in Athens to discuss upcoming events and business. Covered dish dinner at 6 p.m. Contact: Roxanne 256-771-2029.

• AMVETS. American Veterans will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 20, at 22769 Black Road in Athens. Covered dish dinner at 6 p.m. Upcoming events and Post business will be discussed at 7. All veterans are welcome. Contact: Lyle Sadler 256-771-2029.

• SCV. The Capt. Thomas H. Hobbs Camp 768 Sons of Confederate Veterans will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 20, at the Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives. Athens State associate professor of history Dr. Sean R. Busick will speak on Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens. Public is invited.

• Republican Women. The Limestone Republican Women will meet Thursday, June 20, at HG Grill, 216 U.S. 72 in Athens. Dinner at 5:45 p.m., meeting at 6:30. Elbert Peters, chairman of the fifth congressional district Republican executive committee is the guest speaker.

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. Email submissions to ed@athensnews-courier.com, fax to 256-233-7753 or bring to The News Courier, 410 W. Green St., Athens, AL 35611.

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    SATURDAY
    Crape Myrtle pageant

    The 14th annual Miss/Master Crape Myrtle Festival Pageant is Saturday at the Ardmore, Tennessee Annex Building. Competition begins at 1 p.m. for girls, infant through age 19, and boys, infant through age 5. More information: 256-278-5524.

    July 25, 2014

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    FRIDAY
    Art Stroll
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    TUESDAY
    Used book sale

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

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