The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

June 22, 2013

Limestone Ledger 6/22/13


The News Courier

SATURDAY

Craig family reunion

Descendants of Monroe and Adaline Craig will meet for a reunion today, June 22, at Owens Senior Center off Alabama 99. Lunch served at noon.

Elkmont barbecue cook-off

The Elkmont Lions Club Smokin’ Railroad Street Barbecue Cook-Off, Backyard Division, continues today, June 22, at 8 a.m. with vendors open. For more information, visit www.elkmontlionsclub.com.

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, June 25, at the library at 405 E. South St. Contact: 256-232-1233.

ONGOING

Athens reading program

The Athens-Limestone Public Library is hosting its annual summer reading program. Register at the library, and check out the calendar of events at www.alcpl.org.  Contact the library at 256-232-1233.

Ardmore reading program

Ardmore Public Library, at 25836 Main St. in Ardmore, Tenn., will hold its summer reading program for children ages 12 and under at 10 a.m. for four successive Wednesdays — June 19 and 26 and July 3 and 10. A ventriloquist, puppet theater and super scientist will be featured. Contact: 931-427-4883.

CANCELED

ALSO meetings

The Athens-Limestone Seniors Organization will not meet in June or July. The next meeting is scheduled for Aug. 15.

MEETINGS

• NARFE. National Active and Retired Federal Employees, Chapter 1480, will meet at 9 a.m. today, June 22, at the Veterans Museum and Archives on Pryor Street in Athens. Guest speaker will be Melinda Dugger of Dugger’s Florist. Breakfast served.  Call Dean Morgan 256-233-0248.

• Athens Forge. Athens Blacksmith Forge will meet at 10 a.m. today, June 22, at Travis Flemings Artistic Anvil Forge on Commercial Drive in Athens. Visitors welcome.  Contact: John Guenther 256-230-2900 or 256-431-3862.

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