Friday, June 5, 2009

Marshall County Memorial Library is having its Summer Reading Program this summer every Thursday through July 16.

The Lewisburg Parks & Recreation Department is sponsoring a Mini Cheer Camp for 4- to 10-year-olds, from June 22 through 25, at the Rec Center gym. For more information, or to register, call Jane Tilford at 359-2482.

The Marshall County Budget Committee will be meeting on Thursdays from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. on June 11, and June 18. The meetings will be held in Room 2212 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

A 90-Day Fitness Program will start in July at the Lewisburg Rec Center. For more information contact Pam Robinson at 931-637-4990, or call Jane at the LRC at 931-359-2482. A good way to get in shape. All fitness levels are encouraged.

Caney Spring Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School from 6 to 8 p.m. on June 8 through 12. The theme will be "Journey Through the Bible."


The Whittaker Church of God, Shelbyville, will be holding "Fun in the Son! Kids Krusade 2009," at 6 p.m. Friday, June 5, and Saturday, June 6, and at 11 a.m. Sunday, June 7. For more information call 684-3879 or visit

The Dixie Theatre will host an A cappella group from Illinois called BLEND at 7 p.m. Friday, June 5. Tickets may be purchased one hour before the show at the theatre, or reserve tickets by calling Faris at 359-6454. The show is a benefit for the Dixie as proceeds will be split 50/50. BLEND is a show for everyone, bringing back all those great memories of the '50s and '60s with a twist of fun. The Platters, Bill Haley's Comets, The VanDells, and The Drifters are only a few of the groups whose songs will be performed.


The Friends of Henry Horton State Park will hold a 5K Run/Walk at the park on Saturday, June 6. Registration starts at 6:15 a.m. and the run is at 7 a.m. An entry fee will be charged to raise money for two swings for special needs children. For more information, call Cecile Wiser at 931-212-0823, Stacey Cothran 615-202-3585, or Teresa Dugger 931-619-8590.

In conjunction with the TWRA's free fishing day throughout the state, the Lewisburg Parks & Recreation Department will host a free lunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 6, at the shelter at Lewisburg Lake (formerly New Lake). The city will be releasing tagged fish worth $20 in prize money if caught. Doug Lowery of the TWRA will be at the shelter from 8 a.m. to noon. Please come by and enjoy a free lunch and a free day of fishing. For more information, call Jane Tilford at 359-2482.

The annual Morgan School/Petersburg High School reunion will be held on Saturday, June 6, starting at 10 a.m. All former students, faculty, and friends are invited. For more information, call Cecil Scott (615-804-2061), Kathy Sorrells (931-659-9164), or Paulette Carver (931-433-0859).

Fall Soccer Sign-Ups will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 6, and also June 20, at the soccer field on Spring Place Road. For more information call Ronda Farmer at 359-9184, or visit

Mount Moriah Baptist Church will be holding Vacation Bible School, starting with a kick-off party with food, games, and fun from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 6, and ending with Family Night, with a free supper and wild animal show, at 6 p.m. Friday, June 12. For more information, call 359-0188 ext 101. If you need a ride, call Mr. Allen at 270-1923.

The Petersburg Senior Center will host a spring gospel singing at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, June 6. The Melody Five will sing. For more information call Kay Boles at 659-9654.


A blood drive will be held from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday, June 8, at the Chapel Hill United Methodist Church on North Horton Parkway.

AARP # 5249 will meet for their Annual Potluck Picnic at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 8, in the Church Parlor of First United Methodist Church, Lewisburg. Entertainment will be provided by "Boys from Down the Road."

Marshall County Education Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m Monday, June 8, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.


The Full Board of the Marshall County Joint Economic and Community Development Board will meet at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 9, at the First State Bank, Chapel Hill.

The Town of Chapel Hill Park and Recreation Board will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 9, at the Chapel Hill Police and Fire Department, 119 North Horton Parkway.

Marshall County Buildings Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m Tuesday, June 9, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg, to review bids.


The June CHYFL board meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 10, at the Chapel Hill Fire Hall. This meeting is open to the public.


The Police Advisory Board will hold their regular scheduled monthly meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday, June 11, at the Lewisburg Police Dept., 101 Water Street.

The Lewisburg Cruise-In Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 11, at City Hall.

The Marshall County Emergency Management Agency Committee will meet 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 11, at the Emergency Management Office in the Hardison Office Annex, Lewisburg.


The Giles County Gospel Music Association and The Well Church of God are sponsoring a benefit supper and singing for Safe Haven Domestic Violence Shelter at 5 p.m. Friday, June 12, at The Well Church of God in Pulaski.


The American Legion Auxiliary will meet at 9 a.m. Monday, June 15, at Village Manor. The young ladies who attended Girls State and their mothers are invited to join us at this meeting, and report on their experience.


A blood drive will be held from noon until 6 p.m. Thursday, June 18, at the Church Street Church of Christ, 305 W. Church St., Lewisburg.

Marshall County Law Enforcement Committee will meet at 5 p.m. Thursday, June 18, at the Sheriff's Office, Lewisburg.


The Marshall County Senior Citizens Covered Dish Luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, June 19.


The Rocket Band of Blue will have open registration for the Junior Color Guard day camp from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday, June 20, at the Forrest High School band room. Call Sally Ann Barnes (931-212-2632) or Denise Cannon (931-242-0853).


The Marshall County Rules Committee will meet at 5:15 p.m., Monday, June 22, in Room 2212 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Lewisburg Gas Department will hold its regular monthly meeting at 4:30 p.m. Monday, June 22, at its office on North Ellington Parkway.