Marshall Memos

Wednesday, May 2, 2007

Registration is now open for the Lewisburg Parks and Recreation Department Summer Day Camp program. For more information or to sign-up, please call the Sports Complex, 359-1593, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The Marshall County Land Price and Sell Committee will meet on May 3, 2007 at 5 p.m. at 2212 Courthouse Annex Building, Lewisburg, TN ref: Delinquent Property Sale.

The 3rd Annual Marshall County Chamber of Commerce Nine & Dine will be held Thursday, May 3. Shotgun start at 3 p.m. at Saddle Creek Golf Club. For more information call the Chamber of Commerce office 931-359-3863.

First Baptist Relay for Life is having a Spring Festival May 5, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Rock Creek Park.

Freeman's Food Fest, 849 Wakefield St., Lewisburg. Come out and eat on May 5, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Catfish, ribs, chicken, burgers, hot dogs and pork chops with all the sides. Proceeds to benefit Women's Conference, October 2007.

The Junior Auxiliary will have it's first ever Canoe for Kids fundraiser May 5. River Rats Canoe will donate one half of all proceeds to the auxiliary and will benefit children. The event will be held rain or shine beginning at 3 p.m. and is first come, first serve. For more information call Quinn Brandon at 359-1967 or River Rats at 381-2278.

Relay for Life team is having a car wash at NAPA May 5, from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Bedford County Bicentenial FAIR ON THE SQUARE will be held at Shelbyville Courthouse Square on Saturday, May 5, 2007 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (rain date is May 12). Call Dawn Holley at 931-703-2292 for more information.

3rd Annual Southern State Daschund Rescue fundraising picnic will be held Saturday, May 5, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Henry Horton State Park.

The Marshall County Children's Choir will present their annual Spring Concert on Sunday, May 6 at 2 p.m. at the Dixie Theatre. The choir is made up of local students in grades 3-8 and is under the direction of Mrs. Elise Dumser. The children's choir will be sure to delight you with their program and the best part is that admission to the concert is FREE!

A benefit auction will be held May 6 to assist Kathy Ann Ring (Homer) with medical expenses. She is 11 years old and will undergo surgery on June 6 at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital to correct Scoliosis. Live music and Auction, 2 -- 5 p.m.; free hotdogs and chips at The Briar Patch Country Store, 503 N. Main St., Cornersville.

Marshall County Historical Society will hold its quarterly meeting Sunday, May 6, at 2 p.m. in the Marshall County Historical Museum at the Hardison School Annex. Bro. Michael A. Brown will present excerpts from his newly published book, Faithful Legacy, a history of the Second Avenue Church of Christ in Lewisburg. The meeting is free and open to the public.

The Marshall County Civil Air Patrol meets at Ellington Airport every Monday night from 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

The Second Avenue Church of Christ is conducting its Spring 2007 Strengthening the Family Seminar on Sunday, May 6 through Wednesday, May 9 at the Church at 11 a.m. Nighttime sessions will be from 6:30 -- 8:30 p.m. Guest speakers. The public is invited.

GED Class Orientation and Enrollment, Monday, May 7, 2007 at 6 p.m. and Tuesday, May 8 at 8:30 a.m. in the Marshall County Adult Learning Center, in the back of Spot Lowe Vocational School, 1771 Jason Maxwell Blvd., Lewisburg. No fees, classes are weekday mornings or evenings. Call 359-7609 for more information.

The Alzheimer's Association Marshall County Support Group will meet on the second Thursday, May 10, at noon at the Marshall Co. Senior Citizens Center located at 230 College St. in Lewisburg. Light refreshments will be provided. This month the group will have a time of sharing and caring. The group is free of charge and can be beneficial to anyone caring for a loved one suffering with memory impairment and confusion. Please call Tammy Darnell at 359-3563, Patsy Graves at 359-4506 or the Alzheimer's Association in Tullahoma at 1-800-272-3900 for more information.

The Belfast Lions Club is having a Country Boy Show and BBQ Supper on May 12th.

The Official GED Practice Test will be given May 12 at 8:30 a.m. at the Marshall County Adult Learning Center, in the back of Spot Lowe Vocational School, 1771 Jason Maxwell Blvd., Lewisburg. The test is free. A photo ID is required. Plan to stay approximately 5 hours. Call 359-7609 for more information and to reserve a seat.

Bosom Buddies meet the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Marshall Medical Center conference room. Everyone is welcome.

Tennessee Voices for Children, a support group for parents who have a child with an emotional or behavioral disorder, meets the third Thursday of each month 6:30-8 p.m. at the First Assembly of God, 1191 West Ellington Parkway. For more information call Kim Young at 931-560-3088.