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Calendar of Events

June 7, 2013

Limestone Ledger 6/7/13

TODAY

Respite night

Caregivers Night Out will be from 6-9 p.m. today at Isom’s Chapel United Methodist Church at 16230 Mooresville Road in Athens.

Phi Theta Kappa yard sale

ASU’s Phi Theta Kappa Alumni Association is holding a yard sale from 7 a.m.-2 p.m. today and from 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, June 8, in the parking lot on Hobbs Street in Athens. Proceeds will fund scholarships and projects of the alumni association. Rain dates will be June 14-15, same times. To donate clothes, house wares, furniture or other items, send email to Kim LaFevor at kim.lafevor@athens.edu or George Teague at gteague@my.athens.edu.

SATURDAY

Fun reading program

Limestone County NAACP will present a book club and reading program at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, June 8, at Round Island Creek Mission Center at 13829 Lucas Ferry Road in Athens. Free event with lunch provided. Event is for students who like to read and those who do not. Register or obtain more information at 256-216-5668.

Zumba for the Paws

Canebrake Club Fitness Center will host Zumba for the Paws — Shake, Sweat & Rescue from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at Canebrake Club. The cost is $10 in advance, $15 at the door.  Event includes door prizes and a parade of adoptable dogs. Proceeds go to Peace, Love and Animals no-kill shelter. Contact  Keli Oliver at fitness_keil@canebrakeclub.com  or Flo Doughty at flodoughty@yahoo.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 at the library, 405 E. South St. Contact: 256-232-1233.

UPCOMING

Intro to iPad class

Limestone County Schools is offering an iPad basics course taught by Karen Tucker. “Introduction to the iPad” will cover settings, downloads, using apps, saving battery life and more. Event is from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 15, at the Center for Lifelong Learning at 121 S. Marion St. Contact: Diane Sauers or Wanda Campbell at 256-233-8260.

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    Fish fry
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    TUESDAY
    • Chicken stew
    The American Legion Post 49 monthly chicken stew will be held from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tuesday. Cost is $5 to eat in or for per quart carryouts. Containers provided. No sides with carryouts. More information or to reserve carryouts: 256-230-6233.
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    SATURDAY
    ALH health fair

    Free body fat analysis, blood sugar and cholesterol checks, bone density screenings and more will be available from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the Athens-Limestone Hospital Health Fair at the Limestone County Courthouse Square. Numerous health care vendors will be on-site. Also, water and nonperishable food donations accepted for Limestone County Churches Involved.

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    SATURDAY
    Plant and bake sale

    Athens Garden Club annual Plant and Bake Sale is 8 a.m. until noon Saturday, April 12, at the downtown Athens Farmers Market. A variety of plants and culinary choices available. The event helps support the Athens Garden Club's scholarship fund for graduating high school seniors in Limestone County who major in horticulture, agriculture, or other related fields. More information: athensgardenclub@aol.com.

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