BRIEFS

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

• The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free income tax help to people who generally make $66,000 or less, persons with disabilities and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. VITA volunteers will be available at the Marshall County Senior Center in the Hardison Office Annex, 230 College Street, Lewisburg, on Wednesdays beginning February 6 and continuing through April 10. Call the Senior Center at 931-359-1808 to make an appointment.

• Feb 14 - Family Storytime at 9:30 a.m. at the Marshall County Memorial Library

• Feb 14 - There will be a La Leche League meeting, Thursday, 10:30 a.m. to noon at the First Presbyterian Church on the square.

• Feb 15 - Family Storytime in Chapel Hill at 10 a.m.

• Feb 15 - There will be an Employment & Education Resource Fair - Milk & Perishable Distribution Event, Friday, Feb. 15, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the George W. Turner Center, 741 Silver Street, Lewisburg. This fair is hosted by Tennessee Dept. of Human Services, Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle TN, the Dept of Labor and Workforce Dev., and American Job Centers. This is designed to provide assistance to anyone looking for employment, training, or volunteer opportunities. Milk and perishable food will also be available for individuals who attend.

• Feb 16 - Free Health Fair, Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon at Greater First Baptist Church, 512 N 6th Ave., Lewisburg. Mercy Community Healthcare will offer services for free to anyone in attendance on a first come, first serve basis. This event is hosted by Greater First Baptist Church in partnership with Hopetown.

• Feb 16 - Crochet Club at the Marshall County Memorial Library at 10 a.m.

• Feb 16 - Celebrate the contributions of African American schools in Marshall County; to honor outstanding alumni and faculty; to use the proceeds to purchase a state historic marker for Jones School and advance the work of the altruist Club. This will take place on Saturday, Feb. 16, at 6 p.m. at the Lewisburg Recreation Center; $35 per person. You may contact Mitchell Johnson at 615-791-0009 for more information.

• Feb 17 - Homecoming Celebration at Bethlehem Baptist Church, 3347 Franklin Pike, Lewisburg; there will be food and singing by the Cavaliers Quartet.

• Feb 18 - The Marshall County Memorial Library will be closed for Presidents’ Day.