Fall Festival at Spring City Care & Rehab (10/31) — The Spring City Care and Rehabilitation Center Fall Festival will be held on Thursday, Oct. 31, from 4 to 6 p.m. There will be trick or treating by the residents, bounce , finger printing, face painting, popcorn for kids of all ages.
Trick or Treating at Life Care Center of Rhea County (10/31) — Life Care Center of Rhea County will hold trick or treating on Thurday, Oct. 31, from 5 to 7 p.m. Those attending are asked to enter the second building where the flags are flying.
“In Her Shoes” Program by Rhea County Domestic Violence Council (11/1) — The Rhea County Domestic Violence Council in partnership with Mountain View United Methodist Church will hold a program titled “In Her Shows” on Friday, Nov. 1, at noon at Mountain View United Methodist Church, located at 124 Shasta Dr. in Dayton. The 45 minute session is a hands-on simulation of the struggles faced by the victims of domestic violence.
Boy Scout Troop 187 Spaghetti Fundraiser (11/2) — Boy Scout Troop 187 in Spring City will hold their 1st annual “All You Can Eat” Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser on Saturday, Nov. 2, in the Family Life Center of Spring City United Methodist Church, located at 245 Church Street. Dinner will be served from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. followed by an auction for various desserts and other items. Dinner tickets are $6.50 per person and may be purchased at the door or in advance. For any other information or ticket purchases, contact Nancy Herhold at 423-365-0609 or Matt Bauer at 423-365-7574.
Spring City Benefit Talent Show (11/2) — A talent show will be held on Saturday, Nov. 2, at Veteran’s Park in Spring City from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event will include games, activities, food and drinks and entertainment. Entry fee is $10 and proceeds will benefit the child abuse prevention program, “Heroes and Angels.” Call Event Organizer Bailey Huffstetler at 423-618-6944 for more information.
Dayton American Legion Post 100 Meeting (11/4) — Dayton American Legion Post 100 will hold their regular monthly meeting on Monday, Nov. 4, beginning at 6:30 p.m. with a covered dish supper. Post 100 meets on the first Monday of each month. For more information please call Post Commander Auldin Crane at 775-2831.
Friends of Audrey Pack Memorial Library Silent Auction (11/4-6) — Friends of the Audrey Pack Memorial Library will hold a silent auction from Monday, Nov. 4, to Wednesday, Nov. 6. Donations may be dropped off at the library at any time prior to the beginning of the auction. Bidding will begin on Monday, Nov. 4, at 9 a.m. and end at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 6. Bids may be placed at any time between those dates during the library’s regular hours. All proceeds will be used to benefit the library and its programs. For further information stop by the library or call 365-9757.
Fall Book Talk Series at Clyde W. Roddy Library (11/5) — The Clyde W. Roddy Public Library will discuss “Carved in Bone” by Jefferson Bass on Tuesday, Nov. 5, at 6 p.m. Copies of the book are available at the library for check out. Call 775-8406 for more information.
Rhea County Democratic Party Meeting (11/5) — The Rhea County Democratic Party will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 5, beginning at 6:30 p.m. with a covered dish supper followed by the regular meeting. Call 365-2836 or 365-9048 for more information.
Veterans Luncheon (11/6) — The Herald-News will hold a luncheon to honor our nation’s veterans on Wednesday, Nov. 6, beginning at 11:30 a.m. All veterans and their spouses are invited. Call 775-6111 for more information.
Rhea County Republican Party Meeting (11/7) — The Rhea County Republican Party will meet at their headquarters located at 1359 Railroad Street in Dayton on Thursday, Nov. 7. The Executive Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. followed by the regular meeting at 7 p.m.
American Legion Post 203 Cookout for St. Jude’s (11/9) — American Legion Post 203 in Spring City will hold a cookout benefiting St. Jude’s on Saturday, Nov. 9, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Plates cost $7 and include hamburger with all the fixings, baked beans, potato salad, drink and desert.
American Legion Auxiliary Poppy Day (11/9) — On Saturday, Nov. 9, the American Legion Auxiliary will be at Bi-Lo in Dayton from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with poppies. “Poppy Day” is important to keeping alive the memory of those who have given their lives in war.” Everyone is encouraged to stop by and show their support.
Audrey Pack Memorial Library Closed for System Upgrade (11/11-14) — The Audrey Pack Memorial Library will be closed from Monday, Nov. 11, to Thursday, Nov. 14, as the library switches to a new circulation program. The library will reopen on Friday, Nov. 15.
Spring City Lions Club Meeting (11/12) — The Spring City Lions Club will meet Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 6 p.m. at the City Hall. The club meets the second Tuesday of each month.
Dayton Lions Club Meeting (11/14) — The Dayton Lions Club will meet on Thursday, Nov. 14 at the Red Cross Building, located on Fourth Avenue in Dayton, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Meetings are held the second and fourth Thursday of each month.
Fall Book Talk Series at Clyde W. Roddy Library (11/19) — The Clyde W. Roddy Public Library will discuss “Bootlegger’s Daughter” by Margaret Maron on Tuesday, Nov. 19, at 6 p.m. Copies of the book are available at the library for check out. Call 775-8406 for more information.
Spring City American Legion Post 203 Meeting (11/21) — Spring City American Legion Post 203 will have their regular monthly meeting on Thursday, Nov. 21, 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.
Ken Yager Benefit Chili Supper (11/22) — A chili supper honoring Tennessee State Senator Ken Yager will be held Friday, Nov. 22 from 5 to 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 with pre-school-age children admitted free. A silent auction will also be held to benefit various charities.
Fly-In, Drive-In Breakfast (11/23) — The Civil Air Patrol will host a breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Mark Anton Municipal Airport on Saturday, Nov. 23. The all-you-can-eat cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children under 10. The event will be held rain or shine.
Rhea Richland Senior Neighbors are currently selling Teri Lynn Nuts at the center Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Steve Kelser, a volunteer with the SHIP program will be at Rhea Richland Senior Neighbors Center at 241 Alabama Ave. on Tuesday, Nov. 19 from 10 a.m. to noon, to help seniors with Medicare. Call Marilyn at 775-6776 to make an appointment.