Center for the Arts open house
Open house at the Alabama Center for the Arts is 5-9 p.m. Friday at Second Avenue in Decatur. The public can tour the facility, which operates in conjunction with Athens State University, Calhoun Community College and the city of Decatur. Pop Goes the Artist highlights 14 student/alumni artists who will sell T-shirts and give tours.
Singing on Square
Athens-Limestone County Tourism Association will present a free Singing on The Square Concert at 6 p.m. Friday on the Marion Street side of the courthouse. Catherine DeHart will entertain with selections ranging from Loretta Lynn to Taylor Swift. More information: 256-232-5411.
AMVETS ladies breakfast
American Veterans Ladies Auxiliary breakfast is 8-11 a.m. Saturday at the AMVETS Post, 22769 Black Road. Cost is $5 per plate.
Decoration day is 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday on Upper Snake Road. Upkeep donations made payable to Barker Cemetery can be sent to: Phillip Barker, 600 Ninth Ave., Apt. D-20, Athens, AL 356 11
The annual CASA Mud Volleyball Tournament begins at 9 a.m. Saturday at Athens Swan Creek Park on U.S 31. Registration is full. Spectators are welcome to bring lawn chairs and set up tents.
Anyone in need may pick up two pounds of pinto beans and three pounds of rice from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 207 E. Washington St. No questions asked. No names taken.
4 Paws and a Book
4 Paws and a Book, a program dedicated to improve reading skills of children ages 5 and older is 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Houston Memorial Library. Children may bring their own book or read a favorite of Miss Sophie Grey, a Yorkshire terrier and a registered R.E.A.D. dog. To schedule a time to read, call the library at 256-233-8770.
The Germantown reunion is 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the Community Club building on Thach Road. Covered dish lunch at noon. More information: 256-232-4281 or 503-2028.