Sam Dixon Masonic Lodge 218 Chicken BBQ from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Plates are $6 donation. Carry-outs are available.
Cherokee chapter 3216, AARP will meet June 1, 2011 at 10 a.m. at the home of Ann Higginbotham. Ann wull host the annual picnic. She will furnish the meat and each member will bring a sidedish.
“Big Country” (Comedian Billy Reese) will perform at 7 p.m. at Gadsden State Community College Cherokee Arena. Tickets are $10 each with children under 12 admitted free. Proceeds benefit Cherokee County Relay for Life. Tickets are on sale at Generatiosn Bank, Centre, Cedar Bluff and Gadsden.
The Third Annual Cedar Bluff Fire Department Father’s Day Bass Tournament will be held at the Little River Marina and Lodge (formerly J.R.’s Marina), 1780 County Road 102. Blast off is at safelight with the weigh-in at 3 p.m. Entry fee is $75 per boat, $5 per boat for the Big Fish. First place winner is guaranteed up to a $1,000 cahs payout with additional cash prizes up to third place. All proceeds from the tournament will benefit the fire department. For registration information, contact Cedar Bluff Town Hall at 256-779-6121 or Chief Shane Woodham at 256557-5738.
Reunion organizers for the Kirkman High School Class of 1961 are looking for class members who are living in the Northeast Alabama area. A Class of 1961 50th reunion is being planned for June 24-25 in Chattanooga, Tenn. The sched- ule will include a June 24, 6–10 p.m. Family Night at A.T. & T Field (Home of the Chattanooga Lookouts), with fireworks and family fellowship and a June 25, Main Event at the Marriott Convention Center, Chattanooga, Tenn. For more information contact David Erby at 423-314-1116 or Robert Frye at 423-892-2828, or e-mail email@example.com.
at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting its thrift stores. There are currently two locations, the one in Centre and another at 5511 Main St. in Hokes Bluff. The Center is currently helping more than 100 families per week and thanks the community for its continued support. Director is Cindy McGinnis.
First Monday: 6 p.m., Gaylesville Town Council, Gaylesville Town Hall; Leesburg Town Council, 6 p.m., Leesburg Town Hall. Second and fourth Monday: 10 a.m (second Monday), 5 p.m. ( fourth Monday), Cherokee County Commission, County Courthouse. Second Monday: 6 p.m., Cedar Bluff Town Council, Cedar Bluff Town Hall; 6:30 p.m. Sand Rock Town Council, Sand Rock Town Hall. Second Tuesday: 5 p.m., Centre City Council, Centre City Hall; 6 p.m., Cherokee County Board of Education, Board of Education Building, East Main Street, Centre. Meetings in the Gerald Latham Recovery Center (building behind the tennis courts in the park.): Sunday: 6 p.m.; Tuesday, 6 p.m.; Wednesday, Women’s AA Meeting at 5:30 p.m.; Thursday, 6 p.m.; Friday, 7:30 a.m. and 6 p.m..; Saturday, noon AA meeting, Tuesdays, noon, Fairview United Methodist Church, 230 County Road 26 (off of Hwy. 411), Centre.
Thursdays, 7:30 p.m., Gerald Latham Recovery Center (building behind the tennis courts in the park)
Centre Rotary Club, noon, lunch and meeting, upstairs at First Southern State Bank (formally Farmers & Merchants). For more information call 927-8455 .
Tuesday through Saturday
The Cherokee County Historical Museum is open Tuesday through Saturday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. For more information visit www. museumatcentre.com
Second and fourth Wednesday
Kiwanis of Cherokee County, noon, Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce office. Lunch is available. Cherokee County Celebrate Recovery offers support groups for chemical dependency, codependency, grief, divorce and loved ones of chemical dependency, and much more. Child care available. Call 393-2861 for more information.