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December 7, 2013

Limestone Ledger 12/7/13

SATURDAY

Brunch with Santa

Cowart Elementary School’s Brunch with Santa is from 9-11 a.m. today at the school. More information: 256-233-6627.

Used book sale

The Friends of the Athens-Limestone Public Library will hold a used book sale from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. today at the library, 405 E. South St. More information: 256-232-1233.

Farmers Market ribbon-cutting

The public is invited to a 2:30 p.m. ribbon-cutting today to see improvements to Farmers Market at the corner of Green and Houston streets. The market area will open at 2 p.m. to view work done by volunteers with a $20,000 Lowe’s/Keep America Beautiful grant.

Bring the kids to visit with Santa and KALB’s Sparky. 

Rogersville Christmas Parade

The Rogersville Kiwanis Christmas Parade is at 5:30 p.m. today. The theme is Holiday’s for Heroes and organizers welcome all veterans active or retired to participate.  More information: rogersvillealabama.com.

SUNDAY

Christmas concert

The Athens State University Community Band Christmas Concert is at 3 p.m. Sunday at Carter Gymnasium. The event is free to the public.

TUESDAY

Used book sale

The Friends of the 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.

‘Three Days at Foster’

“Three Days at Foster,” the award-winning documentary film about civil rights and University of Alabama sports directed, written and produced by Athens native Keith Dunnavant, will be shown at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Sandridge Student Center at Athens State. Limited tickets are available for $15 at the Center for Lifelong Learning on the Limestone County Courthouse Square, as well as ASU’s Office of University Advancement at 433 E. Pryor St.

THURSDAY

Athens Christmas parade

The 10th annual Reliance Bank Christmas Parade has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12. It will start at Athens High School on U.S. 31. Float lineup begins at 3:15. The theme is “A Storybook Christmas.” The parade goes west along Hobbs Street, winds around the courthouse, travels down Jefferson Street and ends at Hometown Grocery.

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