Reflect N’ Us Art Gallery at Spring City Care and Rehab (7/25-8/8) — Spring City Care and Rehab will host its first Reflect N’ Us Art Gallery beginning Thursday, July 25, at 4 p.m. The Art Gallery will showcase artwork by Spring City Care and Rehab’s own residents using a variety of media, including oil and water color paintings, charcoal, ink, chalk, pencil and clay. The gallery will also feature creations by the residents, including quilts, jewelry and more. These creations will be on display through Aug. 8. The Art Gallery is available for public viewing. For more information about the Art Gallery, contact Spring City care and Rehab Activities Director Debbie Early at 423-365-4355.
Fly-In, Drive-In Breakfast (7/27) — The Civil Air Patrol will host a breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Mark Anton Municipal Airport on Saturday, July 27. The all-you-can-eat cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children under 10. The event will be held rain or shine.
Evensville Fire Department Fundraiser (7/27) — The Evensville Fire Department will be host a fundraiser on July 27, at the Evensville Fire Hall on Eagle Lane beginning at 7 a.m. There will be a pancake breakfast, yard sale and car wash. The event will be held rain or shine, and all proceeds will go toward the completion of the Fire Hall. Donations for yard sale would be appreciated. Further information please call 423-593-3993.
Liza Cagle Benefit Spaghetti Supper and Silent Auction (7/27) — A spaghetti supper and silent auction will be held for 5-year-old Liza Cagle on Saturday, July 27, from 5 to 8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, located at 268 W. Jackson Avenue in Spring City. Cost for the spaghetti supper is $15 per person for adults and $7 for children under 12. Proceeds will go towards Cagle’s medical expenses related to her most recent surgery. Discount tickets are available for $12 at the city hall in Spring City, the Audrey Pack Memorial Library or by calling 365-5203. The Kiwanis Club of Spring City and First Presbyterian Church is sponsoring the benefit.
Spring City Historical Museum “Dinky Line” Quilt Show Entry Day (7/27) — The “Dinky Line” Quilt Show will be accepting public entries on July 27 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The quilt show will be held at the Spring City Museum Annex from Monday, Aug. 5 to Saturday, Aug. 17. For more information, call 423-365-5416 or 365-6340.
Roberts/Winnie/Pelfrey Family Reunion (7/28) — The Roberts/Winnie/Pelfrey family will hold a reunion on Sunday, July 28, at the home of the late Lee and Ruby Roberts, located at 4489 Wash Pelfrey Road in Evensville. Reunion begins at 11 a.m. with lunch at 1 p.m. All relatives and friends are invited. Those planning to attend are asked to bring a covered dish. For more information, call 775-4159 or 775-7791.
Rhea County Republican Party Meeting (8/1) — The Rhea County Republican Party will hold their regular monthly meeting on Thursday, Aug. 1, at the Rhea County Republican headquarters, located on Railroad Street in Dayton, beginning at 7 p.m. There will be no executive committee meeting prior to the regular meeting. A watermelon cutting will precede the regular meeting at 6 p.m.
Cub Scout Pack 3214 Flag Retirement Ceremony (8/5) — Dayton Cub Scout Pack 3214 will hold an American Flag Retirement Ceremony on Monday, Aug. 5, beginning at 5 p.m. at the Dayton United Methodist Church. A flag collection box has been placed at Fastenal, located at 200 Able Towne Place in Dayton. The public is invited to attend the retirement ceremony.
Benefit for Tommy Reel (8/10) — A benefit for cancer survivor Tommy Reel will be held Saturday, Aug. 10, from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Centennial Park in Dayton. The benefit will include singing, food and an auction. Proceeds will help with medicine and doctor bills.
Spring City Historical Museum “Dinky Line” Quilt Show (8/5-17) — The Spring City Historical Museum will present the “Dinky Line” Quilt Show from Monday, Aug. 5, to Saturday, Aug. 17, at the Spring City Museum Annex, located at 150 West Rhea Avenue in Spring City. The quilt show will be open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. Admission is $4 for adults and free for children.
Morgan Family Reunion (8/18) — The Morgan family reunion will be held on Sunday, Aug. 18, at the Walden’s Ridge Community Center on Dayton Mountain. The reunion will begin at noon with the meal beginning at 1 p.m. EST. Those attending are asked to bring a pot luck dish.
Fly-In, Drive-In Breakfast (8/24) — The Civil Air Patrol will host a breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Mark Anton Municipal Airport on Saturday, Aug. 24. The all-you-can-eat cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children under 10. The event will be held rain or shine.
Pat and Preston Memorial Ride (8/24) — The 2013 Annual Pat and Preston Memorial Ride, will be held Saturday, Aug. 24. Registration begins 9 a.m. at Bimbo’s Restaurant in Dayton with kickstands up at 11 a.m. All proceeds benefit “Toys for Children” a Christmas charity. A BBQ lunch will be provided. For more information contact Rusty Rogers at 423-580-5370 or the Spring City Chamber of Commerce at 423-365-5210. The ride is sponsored by the Ruffnecks Motorcycle Club of Spring City and Spring City Chamber of Commerce.
East Tenn. Chapter of Fellowship of Christian Magicians Meeting (9/5) — The East Tenn. Chapter of Fellowship of Christian Magicians will hold their regular meeting on Thursday, Sept. 5 from 7 to 9 p.m. Barry Mitchell will be the featured speaker. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Rhea Richland Senior Neighbors
— ACTIVITIES — July 29: Art class 9 a.m. Exercise class 9:30 a.m. July 30: Shopping in Dayton 9 a.m. Eating at Dayton Coffee Shop 11 a.m. July 31: Exercise class 9:30 a.m. Bingo 10 a.m. Aug. 1: Bingo with Life Care of Rhea County 10 a.m. Aug. 2: Center closed for trip.
Steve Kelser, a volunteer with the SHIP program will be at Rhea Richland Senior Neighbors Center at 241 Alabama Ave. on Tuesday, Aug. 20, to help seniors with Medicare. Call Marilyn at 775-6776 to make an appointment.
— MENU — July 29: Chicken teriyaki, Oriental blend vegetables, Oriental rice, pineapple tidbits, cranberry juice (4 oz.), 2% milk (1/2 pint). July 30: Ham with white beans, succotash, seasoned collard greens, cornbread, applesauce, 2% milk (1/2 pint). July 31: Hamburger, American cheese, baked beans, lettuce, tomato, onion, hamburger bun, diet pear cobbler, chocolate milk (1/2 pint). Aug. 1: Sliced roasted turkey, poultry gravy, whipped sweet potatoes, Southern green beans, while wheat bread, Mandarin oranges, margarine, 2% milk (1/2 pint). Aug. 2: Sliced ham & American cheese, lettuce, tomato, pickle, cole slaw, whole wheat bread (2 slices) apple juice (4 oz.) LD Chocolate Chip Creme Pie, 2% milk (1/2 pint).
Senior Lighthouse Center
July 29: Bingo with center 10 a.m. July 30: Cornhoe and other games 9 a.m. July 31: Music day 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 1: Bingo with Spring City Care and Rehab 10 a.m. Jam session 7 p.m. Aug.2: Breakfast at Dayton Coffee Shop - leave center at 8:45 a.m.