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Community Calendar for Sept. 5

Published 12:22pm Thursday, September 5, 2013

Sept. 5

Cullman Regional Office Bldg. 2 is hosting a Fall $5 Jewelry & Accessories Sale on Thur., Sept. 5, from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m. and Fri., Sept. 6, from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. with all proceeds going to Hospice of Cullman County Inc. Indigent Care Fund.

Hospice of Cullman is partnering with Masquerade Fundraising on Thurs., Sept. 5, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Fri., Sept. 6, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. to host a Fall $5 Jewelry and Accessories Sale with proceeds going to Hospice of Cullman County, Inc. Indigent Care Fund. For more information, call 256-739-5185, or visit online at www.hospiceofcullmancounty.com.

Sept. 6

The Worthington-Climatrol Reunion will be Fri., Sept. 6, at noon, at Ryan’s Steakhouse in Decatur.

The Decatur Women’s Connection will meet for its monthly luncheon on Fri., Sept. 6, at Decatur Country Club, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Decatur’s Tracy Hagan will have a presentation on Stamping Up. The inspirational speaker will be Rhonda Weaver from Old Hickory, Tenn. The luncheon is $15 and complimentary childcare is available if requested ahead of time. For reservation, contact Ruby Goff at 256-751-4045, by email Goff804@bellsouth.net or Stephanie 256-686-2876 or stephanieroybal06@yahoo.com by Fri., Aug. 30. Reservations should be honored, cancelled or used by a friend.

Football games

Hartselle at Lawrence County

Danville at Vinemont

Brewer at Boaz

Priceville at Rogers

Falkville at Shades Mtn. Christian

Sept. 7

Benefits Appreciation Day for Gurley’s Soggy Bottom Barn, Florette, will be Sept. 7, from 3 to 8 p.m. Admission is free. Come join in an afternoon of music and socializing to show appreciation to the Gurley family for their efforts providing numerous benefits. A variety of music groups will entertain. Menu of food, desserts and drinks will be available.

Somerville Town Wide Yard Sale-The Somerville Celebration Committee is having a town wide yard sale Sat., Sept. 7, 6 a.m. to noon. Rain or shine. Yard sale trail map will be handed to folks coming for the sales in the courthouse square at 5:45 a.m. the day of the sale. You don’t even have to get out of the car. There will be neon sale signs along the way. For more information, call Harleen Reynolds at 256-778-7672, email yardsaletrails@gmail.com, Facebook, Somerville Town Wide Yard Sale.

Sept. 9

The Hartselle Civitan Club meets the first and third Monday at 6 p.m. in Sparkman Civic Center Room 10. The club works with Civitan International to support and work with people in our community with mental and physical disabilities. They also support the Civitan International Research Center in Birmingham. Civitan is the only civic club with a research center. Hartselle Civitan Club was responsible for starting the Special Needs Accessible Playground located directly behind the Sparkman Civic Center. Along with Woodmen of the World, they also do the Avenue of Flags along U.S. 31 in Hartselle. For more information, contact secretary Rita Sims at 256-773-5904.

Sept. 10

Hartselle Intermediate School is having a Liberty Legacy Super Citizen assembly Tues., Sept. 10, from 2-3 p.m. in the gym.

Sept. 11

The Hartselle Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors will meet at Sedona’s Steak House at noon.

Sept. 12

Hartselle Parks and Recreation will host the movie ”The Goonies” in Sparkman Park Pavilion 4, at dusk for free. For more information, contact the civic center at 256-773-2581.

Sept. 16

Bosom Buddies Support offers support to individuals affected by Breast Cancer. The group will hold its next meeting on Mon, Sept. 16, at 6 p.m. in Cullman Regional Medical Center’s Ave Maria Room in the Community Education Center located in Professional Office Building 2 (1912 AL Highway 157, POB 2, Cullman, AL 35058

Oct. 3

Hartselle Parks and Recreation will host the series finale movie “Ghostbusters” in Sparkman Park’s Pavilion 4, at dusk for free. For more information, contact the civic center at 256-773-2581.

Oct. 19

No Fences Cowboy Church, is having its first annual Day of the Cowboy Western Heritage Day and Ranch Rodeo, starting at 7 a.m. Oct. 19, at the Sheriff Posse Grounds. Included will be cattle branding, iron working, horse shoeing, cattle dog training, the art of leather making,and much more. All donations will go to Cancer Awareness Fund. For more information, contact Cory Shadden at 256-612-7523.

All month

The Hartselle Hope AL-Anon Family Group, located at 527 Sparkman St. in Hartselle, meets Mondays at 8 p.m., Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m., Wednesdays at noon and 8 p.m., Thursdays at 5:30 p.m., Fridays at 7 p.m. and Saturdays at 7 p.m. The Ala-Teen Family Group meets Fridays at 7 p.m. For more information, call 1-888-425-0775.

AARP Chapter 1831 meets the first Tuesday of every month except July, at the Christ Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, located 721 Pickens St. SW in Hartselle, at 10 a.m.

Falkville VFW, 784 Culver Road, will be host bingo, every Tuesday and Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 256-784 5747.

Dale Serrano Studio of Performing Arts: Once again, Dale Serrano Studio of Performing Arts of Birmingham will be instructing ballet, tap, jazz and hip hop to boys and girls ages 2 1/2 through adult. Classes will be Tuesday afternoons. The monthly fee is $50. For more information, call 205-822-6378 or visit their website at www.daleserranodance.com.

Weight Watcher classes meet on Monday nights at 5:30 p.m. For more information, contact Tammy Carpenter at 256-347-7457 or visit the website at www.weightwatchers.com.

Aerobics classes are held every Tuesday and Thursday at the Sparkman Civic Center, at 8 a.m. This class is taught by Mellonie Chappell and is for all ages. It’s the perfect opportunity to lose a few pounds and gain new friends at the same time. The fee is $25 per month or $10 per visit. The first class is free.

Senior Nutrition Center: Are you age 60 or older and think you would enjoy mystery trips, monthly birthday parties, hymn book singing, puzzles, card games, listening to live performances of country legend songs and more? Then the Hartselle Senior Center is the place for you! Along with these fun filled activities, a nutritious meal is also served. The suggested daily donation is $1.25. If you would like to attend and don’t have transportation, a bus is available to pick you up and take you home again for a suggested fee of $1 each way. For more information call 256-773-0786.

The Hartselle Civitan Club meets the first and third Monday at 6 p.m. in Sparkman Civic Center Room 10. The club works with Civitan International to support and work with people in our community with mental and physical disabilities. They also support the Civitan International Research Center in Birmingham. Civitan is the only civic club with a research center. Hartselle Civitan Club was responsible for starting the Special Needs Accessible Playground located directly behind the Sparkman Civic Center. Along with Woodmen of the World, they also do the Avenue of Flags along U.S. 31 in Hartselle. For more information, contact secretary Rita Sims at 256-773-5904.

Priceville Palace hosts a Big Band Swing with the Sophisticated Swingers on the first Friday of each month at 7:30 p.m. Every Saturday night Glenn Wood and the Crosscut Band is featured. A free couples dance class is held on the first and third Saturdays from 6 to 7 p.m. You do not have to have a partner to participate. For more information, call 256-353-4362.

All mothers of active duty reserve or honorably discharged military service members are invited to attend monthly meetings of Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc. The Morgan County Chapter meets the first Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. at East Highland Baptist Church in Hartselle.

The Hartselle Chapter of Alcoholics Anonymous meets Mondays at 8 p.m.; Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m.; Wednesdays at noon and 8 p.m.; Thursdays at 5:30 p.m.; Fridays at 7 p.m. and Saturdays at 7 p.m. The Friday meeting is a smoking meeting. The meetings take place at 527 South Sparkman Street. Call 773-3031 for information.

A “North Alabama Board Gamers” group is forming. You can join the group or just get more information online at www.meetup.com/NorthAlabamaBoardgamers.

TOPS – Interested in learning how to lose weight? Join Taking Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS.) every Monday at 3 p.m. at First Christian Church, Hartselle. For more information, contact Doris Chapman 773-9358

The VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 2214 hosts a dance every Tuesday from 7-10 p.m. at 112 Veterans Drive in Cullman with the “Always Country Band” featuring Jerrold Burns from Country Boy Eddie’s Band. Admission is $4. For information, call 796-9111.

Hartselle Kiwanis Club meets the first and third Tuesday of the month at noon at Sedona Steak House.

Hartselle’s Rotary Club meets every Tuesday at noon at Sedona Steak House.

Senior citizens dances are held the first and third Monday of each month from 6-8 p.m. Admission is $2 per person. Bus pickup is available for Hartselle residents. Call Debra Rains at 351-4781 for more information.

The Morgan County Humane Society meets on the first Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at Priceville United Methodist Church, across from Priceville High School. For more information, call 256-778-9709.

Volunteer entertainment is needed at Columbia Cottage in Hartselle. Gospel or country singers, instrumentalists, comedians, speakers, home schoolers, children or youth groups are welcome. Contact Penny Vest at 751-4809 or 502-1491.

The Cancer Support Group meets on the first Monday of each month at 6 p.m. at the Pleasant Place building. Any person with any type of cancer is invited to attend. For more information, call 784-5694.

Hartselle’s New Beginnings Quilt Guild meets on the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the basement of First Christian Church on East Main Street. It is open to all who are interested in quilt making, The guild is focused on beginning quilt makers to help them learn how to make a new block each month and new techniques used to make them. For more information, call 482-3971.

The American Red Cross Morgan-Lawrence County Chapter holds blood drives each Monday, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., and each Tuesday, 12:30-5:30 p.m., at the Decatur office, 431 Holly St. NE in Decatur. For more information, call 353-4891.

Weight Watchers classes meet on Mondays at 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. and Tuesdays at 9 a.m. at Sparkman Civic Center with weigh-ins beginning 30 minutes prior to each meeting. Call 1-800-651-6000 for more information.

The Decatur IAAP Chapter meets the second Tuesday of each month at Decatur Chamber of Commerce, Highway 31 S, Decatur, at 5:30 p.m. No reservations are required. Administrative/clerical professionals and students are invited. For more information, call Cindy Anders at 351-1623 or email cindyanders@aol.com.

Baton class at Sparkman Civic Center is $40 per month. Learn the basics of twirl on Mondays. Students must be 5 years old and have her own baton.

Head Over Heels Tumbling: Attention gymnasts. Sign up for the beginning tumbling class to start you on your way. Tumbling class meets every Thur. afternoon at the Sparkman Civic Center. Ages 2-5 meet at 4 p.m.. Ages 6-10 meet at 5:15, and ages 11 and older meet at 6:30 p.m. The fee is $40 per month.

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