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April 30, 2013

Limestone Ledger 4/30/13

TODAY

Women’s Build workshops


Habitat for Humanity Women’s Build workshops will have a power tools workshop tonight and a paint and trim workshop Wednesday, both from 6-7 p.m. at Lowe’s in Athens. Any women who want to attend should contact Amanda Garlen with Habitat for Humanity at 256-230-6001.

WEDNESDAY

Boy Scouts breakfast


The Boy Scouts community breakfast fundraiser will be at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Beasley Center in Athens. Seats are $75 and tables are $500. Guest speaker is University of North Alabama football coach Bobby Wallace. The Heart of an Eagle Award will be presented to several area organizations. Reservations contact: Holly Hollman 256-262-1399.

THURSDAY

Jessica Elkins run


The Jessica Elkins Fun Run and free meningitis vaccination clinic will be at 4 p.m. Thursday at Cowart Elementary School at 1701 W. Hobbs St., Athens. The clinic is for ages 11 to 21. Fun Run participants will be hit with water guns and paint and should bring goggles, old T-shirt and towel.

FRIDAY

DHR blood drive


Limestone County Department of Human Resources will hold a blood drive from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday at the DHR office at 1007 W. Market St. in Athens. You may schedule and appointment online at www.redcrossblood.org and search for the DHR drive.

Respite night

Caregiver’s Night Out will be from 6-9 p.m. Friday at Isom’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 16230 Mooresville Road, Athens. Make reservations by noon Thursday, May 2, at 256-232-7207.

VFW dance

The public is invited to a dance at 7 p.m. Friday at the VFW Post on North Jefferson Street in Athens. Cobb the disc jockey will be spinning records. Free. Contact: Kevin 256-278-8276.

SATURDAY

Benefit breakfast


Bethel, Tenn., Lodge 194 F&AM will serve a buffet breakfast to benefit charity from 7-9 a.m. Saturday at the lodge. Public invited. Nonperishable foods are being collected for the food bank.

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