Wildlife day camps
Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge will hold free day camps in June and July for children ages 8-10 and 11-13. Campers arrive at the refuge visitor center at 9 a.m. for camp and depart at 2 p.m. Camp includes, but is not limited to, scavenger hunts, bird studies, reptiles and amphibians, nature crafts and fishing. Apply insect repellant and sunscreen before arriving. Sign up children for selected dates in June and July at 256-350-6639.
• City Council. Athens City Council will hold a work session at 4 p.m. Thursday, June 6, at the Police Department on Hobbs Street. The regular meeting will follow.
• Sportsman Club. Limestone County Sportsman Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 6, at the clubhouse on Kennedy Road in Athens. Upcoming events and business will be discussed. Covered-dish dinner to follow. Contact: Lyle Sadler 256-771-2029.
• Legion meeting. American Legion Post 49 and Ladies Auxiliary will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 6, at 124 Cloverleaf Drive in Athens.
• Quilt Guild. Athens PieceMaker’s Quilt Guild will hold a reorganizing meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 6, at Friendship United Methodist Church on Lucas Ferry Road. Contact: Marie Burgen 256-729-6000.
• Friendship Quilters. Friendship Quilters will meet at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 10, at the First Presbyterian Church’s Rogers Center. Social time begins at 9:15.
• DAV meeting. Disabled American Veterans will hold its monthly meeting with food and fellowship at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, at 25396 Airport Road. The business meeting will follow.
• Tanner Quarterback Club. Tanner Quarterback Club will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, at the Tanner High School library. Anyone interested in youth or school athletics is invited.
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