Lewisburg Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring their annual Independence Day 5K Run & Walk, starting with registration at 6 a.m. Saturday, July 3. Race time is 7 a.m.
They are also sponsoring a Fun Doubles Tennis Tournament on Saturday, July 3. Adult division begins at 9 a.m.; youth division at 12:30 p.m. The tournament benefits MCHS tennis teams.
For more information on both of these events, call Jane Tilford at 359-2482.
The Chamber of Commerce Political Forum will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 3, at the Chamber of Commerce Independence Day Celebration at the Lewisburg Recreation Center. If you are a candidate, call the chamber at 359-3863 to sign up, confirm your time, and get on the agenda.
The Marshall County Art Guild's 8th Annual ARTS A POPPIN Show will be judged on July 2 at 10 a.m. with viewing and voting (People's Choice) until 4 p.m. The show can also be seen from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 3. For information, visit the Web site www.marshallcountyartguild.com or telephone 359-6350 (Melanie), 993-2861 (Brittany), 270-8284 (Felix) or 359-1337 (Mark).
Marshall County Youth Football & Cheerleading registration is now online at www.mcyouthfootball.com through July 15. To be eligible, children must be ages 5-12 on July 31. For more information, call Lisa at 293-3908.
Tennessee Youth Baseball Association (TYBA) will hold their 23rd Annual State Championship Tournaments at Barfield Crescent Park, Murfreesboro, on the weekends of July 16-18 and July 23-25. Both weekends will be coach-pitch, kid-pitch baseball, and girls fast-pitch softball. For more information, call 615-890-9382 or 615-896-5986, or visit www.tybaball.com.
Columbia State is offering a free summer "Math for Life" academy for 6th-8th graders from July 19-22 at the Lewisburg campus. Students can find an application online at www.ColumbiaState.edu/Access-Diversity. For more information, contact Diane Davis at 931-540-2742 or Christa Martin at 931-540-2644.
The office of City Hall in Cornersville will be closed on Friday, July 2, in observance of Independence Day. The office will re-open at 8 a.m. Monday, July 5.
Whittaker Church of God, 1200 Bethlehem Church Road, Shelbyville, will hold a "Celebrating Our Freedom" service at 6 p.m. Sunday, July 4, followed by a cookout and fireworks.
There will be a jazz concert from 6-8 p.m. Sunday, July 4, on the grounds of historic Rippavilla Plantation in Spring Hill. Local artists will have work on display in the courtyard. For more information, call Abby Forsythe at 931-215-1616, Susan Manning at 931-215-8526, Alan Mosley at 931-626-1610, or Mark Johnson at 931-698-8287.
The Chapel Hill Town Hall will be closed on Monday, July 5, in observance of Independence Day. The office will re-open at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 6.
The schools and Central Office of the Marshall County School System will observe the Fourth of July holiday this year on Monday, July 5. They will reopen on Tuesday, July 6.
All City of Lewisburg offices will be closed Monday, July 5, in observance of Independence Day.
The Liggett Street Church of God Vacation Bible School will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 7, through Friday, July 9. There will be Bible study, food and crafts. For more information contact Karen Olayinka at 931-797-9235.
The Marshall County Democrats will hold a Fish Fry at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 8. Political candidates in attendance will be given two minutes each to speak. Call 637-5544 for information or tickets.
Columbia State will hold an information session from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 8, in Room 123 of the Hickman Building (on the Columbia Campus) to share information regarding the medical transcription/editing field and potential employment in this fast-growing career. There is no cost to attend this session, but please call 931-540-2659 in advance to register.
The Marshall County Board of Education will hold a work session at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 8, in the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg.
The Annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament will be held at Jones Park on Saturday, July 10. Registration starts at 9 a.m., and the tournament starts at 10 a.m. For more information, see Jerrie Henry at Jones Park.
Farmington United Methodist Church will hold a Hamburger and Ice Cream Supper at 4 p.m. Saturday, July 10. Entertainment will be provided. For more information, call Johnny Brown at 359-3814.
The Lewisburg Gas Department will hold its monthly meeting at 4:30 p.m. Monday, July 12, at 505 North Ellington Pkwy.
A meeting of the South Central Tennessee Workforce Board Local Workforce Investment Area 10 (LWIA 10) will be held at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 14, at The Career Center in the Columbia State Community College building, 980 South Ellington Parkway, Lewisburg.
Marshall County High School Class of 2000 10-Year Reunion will be held at Creekside Bar and Grill at Saddle Creek Golf Club at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, July 17. Tickets will be sold at the door the night of the event. For more information, contact Tabatha Blackwell at 931-652-0068.
The American Legion Auxiliary will hold its regular monthly meeting at 9 a.m. Monday, July 19, at Village Manor.
The South Central Human Resource Agency will hold committee, policy council, and executive committee meetings, starting at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, July 20, at the SCHRA Central Office, 1437 Winchester Hwy, Fayetteville. For more information, call 931-433-7182.
Columbia State Community College will hold a dual enrollment information session at 10 a.m. Friday, July 23, at the Lewisburg campus. This is for high school students and their parents/guardians to gain more information about earning college credit while in high school.
Columbia State Community College will hold a dual enrollment information session at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 27, at the Lewisburg campus. This is for high school students and their parents/guardians to gain more information about earning college credit while in high school.