The News Courier
Zombie party for teens
The Athens-Limestone Public Library will host a free zombie party for teens from 2-4:30 p.m. Friday, June 28. The event includes games, activities, crafts, snacks and more. Information: 256-232-1233.
Caregiver’s Night Out will be from 6-9 p.m. Friday, June 28, at Lindsay Lane Baptist Church, 1300 Lindsay Lane. Make reservations by noon today, June 27, at 256-232-7207.
Animal shelter yard sale
The Athens-Limestone County Animal Shelter yard sale will be held from 8 a.m. until all items are gone Saturday, June 29, at 1701 U.S. 72 East between Russell Stover and Preston’s Western Wear. Donations, with the exception of clothes, are accepted and can be dropped off at the shelter. Contact: 256-771-7889.
The North Alabama Daylily Society is hosting its annual daylily sale beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 29, at The Greenery in Hampton Cove. Organizers say more than 170 different colors of daylilies will be for sale at bargain prices.
A reunion in the memory of Dorcie and Francis Haggard will begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, June 29, at Joe Wheeler State Park. A covered dish is requested for lunch at 3 p.m. The day is to include games, fun and time with family. Contact: 256-233-8924.
Masons chicken stew
Athens Lodge 16 at the corner of Lucas Ferry and Elm Street will sell chicken stew on Saturday, June 29. Stew is $20 per gallon (lesser quantities available on request) and will be ready for pickup at 10 a.m. Free containers or bring your own. Contacts: Bob Hickman 256-651-0056 or Mickey Robinson at 232-2335.
Dr. Magical Balloons
The Athens-Limestone Public Library will host Dr. Magical Balloons at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 29. The free event for all ages features Dr. Magical Balloons telling stories with balloon animal characters. More information: 256-232-1233.
A free meal of chicken stew, crackers, dessert and drink will be served at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, June 29, at 503 S. Hine St. in Athens. Organizers say everyone is welcome.
Tornado relief benefit
The Athens High School Future Business Leaders of America is hosting a spirit day at Arctic Chill from noon to 8 p.m. Monday, July 1, to support the Red Cross and benefit Oklahoma tornado relief. Arctic Chill is located at 616 U.S. 31 South, Suite B, in Athens.
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.
Tea Party Patriots. The Athens/Limestone Tea Party Patriots will meet at 6:30 tonight, June 27, at 100 Beaty St. in Athens. Public is invited. Contact: 256-777-2526.
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