Around the Town
Art Guild of Spring City Seeks Members — The Art Guild of Spring City is currently accepting new members. Those interested may call 423-533-2408 for more information.
American Cancer Society Fundraisers (8/17) — A T-shirt and baked goods sale at Wal-Mart along with a baked goods sale at Save-A-Lot will be held on Saturday, Aug. 17, beginning at 9 a.m. All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society.
Our Fair Lady Pageant Deadline (8/17) — The deadline for the Rhea County Fair’s My Fair Lady Pageant is Saturday, Aug. 17. The pageant is open to women over 60 years of age who are US citizens. Prospective contestants must submit a recent 4x6 photo, a written statement of their ‘philosphy of life’ and a $25 entry fee. Contestants will be required to dress in formal attire and participate in an interview during the pageant. Participants will practice Monday, Aug. 19 at 6 p.m. at the fairgrounds. The pageant will be held on Saturday, Aug. 24, at the Rhea County Fairgrounds. For more infromation, contact Sylvia Capps ate 423-619-5021 or Sue Holland at 423-290-0414.
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.
Lunch and Learn in Spring City (8/20) — A Lunch and Learn program will be held at Winstead’s American Grill in Spring City on Tuesday, Aug. 20, from noon until 1 p.m. The program, The Second Talk for Women — A New Type of Normal, will be presented by Dr. Kristi Angevine OB/GYN. Lunch will be provided. Contact Debra Lawson at 775-8568 or firstname.lastname@example.org
to make reservations.
Skating Party Benefit for American Cancer Society (8/22) — A skating party will be held on Thursday, Aug. 22, at Crystal Springs Skating Center from 6 to 8 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society.
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 Roughnecks Motorcycle Club of Spring City and Spring City Chamber of Commerce.
United Daughters of the Confederacy Meeting (8/24) — The John Quincy Adams Shaver Chapter of United Daughters of the Confederacy will meet at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 24, in Dayton. Contact Nancy Herhold for the location of the meeting at 423-365-0609 or email@example.com
. Membership is open to women no less than 16 years of age who are blood descendants, lineal or collateral, of men and women who served honorably in the army, navy or civil service of the Confederate States of America or gave material aid to the cause.
Community Children’s and Youth Choir Auditions (8/29) — Auditions will be held for the Bryan College Community Children’s and Youth Choir on Thursday, Aug. 29 at 4 p.m. in the chorale room of Rudd Auditorium. The Children’s Choir is open to fourth through eighth graders and the Youth Choir is open to ninth through 12th graders. A $25 per semester fee is required from participants in both choirs and Youth Choir members are also required to pay a one-time uniform fee. For more information, contact Kim Keck at 423-775-7464 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Daddy-Daughter Dance to Benefit American Cancer Society (8/31) — A Daddy-Daughter Dane will be held at Spring City Elementary School on Saturday, Aug. 31, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Early registration cost is $10 and at the door registration cost is $15. To early register, send the following to email@example.com:
your name, your daughter’s name, and your phone number. All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society.
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.
Dayton American Legion Post 100 Meeting (9/9) — Dayton American Legion Post 100 will hold their regular monthly meeting on Monday, Sept. 9, beginning at 6:30 p.m. with a covered dish supper. Post 100 meets on the first Monday of each month. For more info please call Post Commander Auldin Crane at 775-2831.
Graysville Fall Festival Pageant Deadline (9/13) — The deadline for the 2013 Graysville Fall Festival Pageant is Sept. 13. Entries are $10 per contestant in one of eight categories. The categories are Baby Miss/Mister (0 to 11 months), Toddler Miss/Mister (12 to 23 months), Tot Miss/Mister (24 to 35 months), Wee Miss/Mister (3 to 4-years-old), Tiny Miss (5 to 6-years-old), Little Miss/Mister (7 to 9-years-old), Young Miss/Mister (10 to 12-years-old) and Jr. Miss/Mister (13 to 15-years-old). This is a natural beauty pageant with no make-up, hair extensions or pageant attire allowed. A minimum of three contestants must be entered in a category for that category to be included in the pageant. The pageant will be held Friday, Sept. 20, at the Graysville City Hall, located at 136 Harrison Ave., beginning with check-in at 5 p.m. followed by the pageant at 6 p.m. Contact the City of Graysville at 775-9242 for more information.
Spring City American Legion Post 203 Meeting (9/19) — Spring City American Legion Post 203 will have their regular monthly meeting on Thursday, Sept. 19, beginning at 6:30 p.m. with a covered dish dinner. Post 203 meets on the third Thursday of each month. Call 423-667-5060 for more information.
Graysville Fall Festival Pageant (9/20) — The Graysville Fall Festival Pageant will be held Friday, Sept. 20, at the Graysville City Hall, located at 136 Harrison Ave., beginning with check-in at 5 p.m. followed by the pageant at 6 p.m. Entrants will compete in eight categories. Baby Miss/Mister (0 to 11 months), Toddler Miss/Mister (12 to 23 months), Tot Miss/Mister (24 to 35 months), Wee Miss/Mister (3 to 4-years-old), Tiny Miss (5 to 6-years-old), Little Miss/Mister (7 to 9-years-old), Young Miss/Mister (10 to 12-years-old) and Jr. Miss/Mister (13 to 15-years-old). This is a natural beauty pageant with no make-up, hair extensions or pageant attire allowed. Contact the City of Graysville at 775-9242 for more information.
Fall Craft Fair in Spring City (10/12) — The 2013 Fall Craft Fair will be held on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the lawn of the Spring City Depot. Artists, crafters and food vendors will be on hand for this day of family fun. For more information, contact the Spring City Chamber of Commerce at 423-365-5210 or online at www.springcitychamberofcommerce.com
Rhea Richland Senior Neighbors
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Aug. 19: Art class 9 a.m. Exercise class 9:30 a.m. Aug. 20: Shopping in Dayton 9 a.m. Eating at Coffee Shop 11 a.m. Medicare assistance with Steve Kelser 10 a.m. Aug. 21: Exercise class 9:30 a.m. Aug. 22: Bingo 10 a.m. Aug. 23: Karaoke 9:30 a.m.
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.
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Aug. 19: Country meatballs, green peas, carrots, whole wheat bread, fresh orange, 2% milk (1/2 pint). Aug. 20: Shredded BBQ chicken, ranch beans, O’Brien potatoes, hamburger bun, fruit & grain bar, 2% milk (1/2 pint). Aug. 21: Hot dog with chili, chuckwagon corn, cole slaw, hot dog bun, apple crisp, chocolate milk (1/2 pint). Aug. 22: Grilled chicken salad, green pea salad, carrot raisin salad, club crackers, LD Oatmeal Cookie, fat-free Italian dressing, 2% milk (1/2 pint). Aug. 23: Meatloaf, tomato sauce, mashed potato, green beans with red peppers, whole wheat roll, birthday cake, 2% milk (1/2 pint).
Senior Lighthouse Center
Aug. 19: Bible study 10 a.m. Aug. 20: Bean bag toss games 9 a.m. Aug. 21: Music day and lunch 10 a.m. Aug. 22: Cookie Jar Cafe and shopping - leave center at 9:30 a.m. Jam session 7 p.m. Aug.16: Card & board games 9 a.m.