Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Gently used children's clothing, toys and accessories will be available from the Angel's Closet at Heaven Sent Children Inc., 307 N. Walnut St, Murfreesboro, twice a month. The next Angel's Closet will be from 8 a.m. to noon Fridays, May 6 and 20, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, May 7 and 21. For more information, call Denise Hobbs-Coker at 615-898-0803.

Registration is open for a Mini Cheer Camp to be held from June 13 to 16 in the Lewisburg Recreation Center gym. The camp is for four to 10 year olds, and will be directed by MCHS cheerleaders. To sign up, call Becky at 359-1593 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.


The Mother-to-Mother Breastfeeding Support Group will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, at the West Seventh Street Church of Christ, Columbia. for more information, call 931-490-7074.

The Shelbyville Retired Telecom Pioneers will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 4, at Parkway Cafeteria, Shelbyville. All telephone company retirees (AT&T, BellSouth, etc.) who live in the surrounding area are invited.


The Marshall County Land, Price and Sale Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 5, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.


The Marshall County Chamber of Commerce's 7th Annual Nine and Dine golf tournament will start at 3 p.m. Friday, May 6, at Henry Horton State Park. To enter your team, call Ritaanne or Sue at 359-3863, or e-mail


The 197th meeting of the Rock Creek Bible Society will take place at Bethbirei Church at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 7, There will be a business meeting and worship service followed by a potluck luncheon. Thomas Smith will be the guest speaker.

The Chapel Hill Youth Football League will be have football and cheerleader signups in the old gym at Forrest School from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 7. League fees are due at time of registration. No late registrations will be accepted.

The MCYFL will hold a football/cheerleading combine from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 7. There will be sign-ups as well. After the combine, the monthly Board Meeting will be held. Coaches for Pee-Wee and cheerleading are needed.

A free Maury County History Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 7, at the Maury County Park, Columbia. This event includes tiny train rides, living history demonstrations, re-enactments and hands-on fun, fair food, and programs for the whole family. For more information, call 931-375-6507 or e-mail

The Marshall County Chamber of Commerce's Mayfest will be held all day Saturday, May 7, on the square in Lewisburg. There will be food, entertainment, games, vendors, and more. The Chamber Fish Fry starts at 4:30 p.m.


AARP will meet at 1:30 p.m. Monday, May 9, at First National Bank, 951 North Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg, for election and installation of officers. Morgan Thomas is the speaker.

The Industrial Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regular meeting at noon Monday, May 9, at the City Hall, 131 East Church Street.

Marshall County EMS Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 9, at 728 South Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg.

The Lewisburg Water and Sewer Board will hold a budget workshop at 4 p.m. Monday, May 9, at the Administrative Office, 100 Water Street.


The Executive Board of the Marshall County Joint Economic and Community Development Board will meet at 8:15 a.m. Tuesday, May 10, in Room 124 of the Columbia State Community College Lewisburg site.

The ECD/Tourism Committee will meet at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

There will be an Ostomy Fair from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, in the Maury Regional Medical Center Annex (across the road from medical center). For more information, call 931-490-4600.


The May CHYFL board meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 11, at the Chapel Hill Fire Hall. This meeting is open to the public.

The South Central Tennessee Workforce Alliance will hold a "Breakfast Brainstorm" meeting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, May 11, at the Tennessee Career Center, 980 S. Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg. Breakfast Brainstorm is an opportunity for local employers and those interested in Workforce Development to share ideas and comments with staff of the SCTWA. You must RSVP by May 9 by calling Patricia Lymon at 931-375-4201 or e-mailing her at

There will be Bible Study and lunch at noon Wednesday, May 11, at the Senior Center, 230 College St, Lewisburg. For more information, call 359-1463.


The Alzheimer's Association Marshall County Caregiver Support Group will meet at noon Thursday, May 12, at the Senior Citizens Center, 230 College St, Lewisburg. This month the group will have a time of sharing and caring. The group is free and can be beneficial to anyone caring for a loved one suffering with memory impairment and confusion. Please call Tammy Been at 359-3563, Patsy Graves at 359-4506, or the Alzheimer's Association in Tullahoma at 931-455-3345 for more information.

The La Leche League of Lewisburg will meet from 10:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, May 12, in the nursery at the First Presbyterian Church in Lewisburg on the Square. All mothers interested in breastfeeding are invited to attend, as are their babies and children. Attending before the birth of the baby can help avoid difficulties later. For more information or to get help and encouragement with breastfeeding anytime call: Elizabeth, 931-626-2160; Melissa, 931-993-6959; or Anna, 359-3918.


Help fight cancer, honor Samantha Abbott, and have fun from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the Family Life Center, Chapel Hill United Methodist Church, 316 North Horton Pkwy (in front of Forrest High School). Play Bingo to win prizes, enjoy a hotdog supper, or do both. All proceeds benefit the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. For more information, call Tara Warner at 931-797-7989.

The MCYFL will have a fundraising car wash from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at Napa Auto Parts, 401 West Commerce St, Lewisburg. Please come by and support MCYFL. All donations are greatly appreciated.


Maury Regional Emergency Medical Services will offer a free community CPR class at 6 p.m. Monday, May 16, at Culleoka Unit School. For more information, call 931-381-1111, ext. 2608. This is not a certification course.

The Breast Cancer Support Group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 16, at Maury Regional Medical Center, Columbia. For more information, call 931-540-4166.


USDA Commodity Distribution will be from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, at the National Guard Armory, Lewisburg. You must have your bright green card. Please bring your blue bag or your own box. To sign up for commodities, please visit SCHRA, 1572 Old Columbia Hwy, Lewisburg, before May 13. Volunteers are needed! For more information, or to volunteer, call Juli or Betty Ruth at 359-6393.

Maury Regional EMS and Vanderbilt LifeFlight will host their annual EMS Night Out Helicopter and Safety Expo at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, near the Hickman Building on the Columbia State Community College campus. For more information, call Danny Fleming at 931-490-4650.