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March 23, 2014

Limestone Ledger for Sunday, 3/23/14

TODAY

Blood drive

American Red Cross will conduct a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. today at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 1418 Old Railroad Bed Road.

 

Historical road trip

The Limestone Historical Society is having a road trip today, March 23 for a guided tour of the Milky Way Farm in Lynnville, Tenn. Anyone can join the trip. Meet in the Kmart parking lot at 12:30 p.m. and leave at 12:45. There is no admission charge.

 

 

TUESDAY

Used book sale

Friends of the Athens-Limestone Public Library will have a used book sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 25 at the library at 405 E. South St. For more information, call 256-232-1233.

 

FRIDAY

Cosplay Party for Teens

Athens-Limestone Public Library will host a cosplay party for teens from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. Cosplay is short for “costume party.” Come dressed as book, movie or TV character. Food and games; free, no registration required. Teens only. Call 256-232-1233 for more information.

 

SATURDAY

Free Dump Day

Limestone residents may take a truck or trailer load of trash free of charge to the Transfer Station at 16100 BFI Lane, (just before 7-Mile Post Road), from 7 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 29. Maximum of four tires; no hazardous waste; appliances with Freon must have compressor removed or Freon removal certificate; no contractors. For more information, call 256-233-8746 or to determine what is recyclable call 256-233-8746.

 

Sandlin Cemetery cleanup

A Sandlin Cemetery spring workday will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday. Everyone with someone buried there is encouraged to participate. Bad weather makeup day will be the following Saturday. For more information, call 256-729-1485.

 

Pleasant Point Cemetery

Pleasant Point Cemetery cleanup day is Saturday, March 29. Everyone with someone buried there is encouraged to participate. For more information, call Carrie Durham at 256-777-4534 or Stanley Downs at 256-729-6746.

 

Orchids in Spring

Heart of Dixie Orchid Society is hosting an annual show and sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 29, and from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 30, at Double Tree Suites, 6000 Memorial Parkway at Martin Road. There will be re-potting demos at noon at 2 p.m. both days; children’s activities; free admission; cameras welcome.

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  • Limestone Ledger 7/25/14

    SATURDAY
    Crape Myrtle pageant

    The 14th annual Miss/Master Crape Myrtle Festival Pageant is Saturday at the Ardmore, Tennessee Annex Building. Competition begins at 1 p.m. for girls, infant through age 19, and boys, infant through age 5. More information: 256-278-5524.

    July 25, 2014

  • Church Bulletin 7/25/14

    July 25, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 7/24/14

    FRIDAY
    Art Stroll
    The Athens Arts League Summer Art Stroll is 4-8 p.m. Friday on the downtown Limestone County Courthouse lawn. The free, family-friendly event will include music and 25 artists including painters, ceramicists, jewelry makers, mixed media and textile artists.

    July 24, 2014

  • Church Bulletin 7/24/14

    July 24, 2014

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  • Limestone Ledger 7/23/14

    July 23, 2014

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  • Limestone Ledger 7/20/14

    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. More information: 256-232-1233.

    July 20, 2014

  • Church Bulletin 7/20/14

    July 20, 2014

  • Limestone Ledger 7/19/14

    SATURDAY
    Volleyball tournament

    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.

    July 19, 2014

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