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Below is a list of upcoming events in the Ken-Tenn area.
If you have something to add to this list, please call 731.587.9526.
The Twin Cities Chamber of Commerce will sponsor The Nite Lite Charity Golf Scramble on Friday at the Fulton Country Club. Cost is $25 per person.
The Lifeline Bloodmobile will be at the Healthquest in Union City from noon to 7 Monday.
The Lifeline Bloodmobile will be at the Dr. Nathan Porter Library in Greenfield from 2 to 6 Tuesday July 29th.
The Sharon Public Library will host a Crochet Class on Tuesday July 29th at 10.
The Lifeline Bloodmobile will be at the Dyersburg Healthcare and Rehab Center Wednesday July 30th from noon to 5.
The Martin Independent Men’s Fall Softball League will begin their season in the 3rd week of August. Anyone wishing to sponsor or enter a team in the league needs to contact James Hensley.(514-5891)
There will be a Family History Event Thursday July 31st from 5:30 to 9 at 501 Wells Ave. in Fulton. The event will offer beginners’ courses in Genealogical research.
We Care Ministries in Martin will be assisting Weakley County students in grades K-12 with back to school supplies. Appointments are required. Applications for appointments will be taken on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:30 to 11:30 through July 31st.
We Care Ministries in Martin is in need of food and items to stock their local food banks and thrift store. The food banks needs kid friendly and non-perishable food, such as canned fruit, pop-tarts and snack food. The thrift store encourages donations of beds, blankets, toasters, house hold items and clothing. (587-6257)
Santa’s Helpers will have a food drive throughout the month of July. Food donations will be taken at BancorpSouth in Dresden during their business hours.
The Sharon Public Library will host a Crochet Class on Tuesday August 5th at 10.
The Carroll County Board of Education will hold their annual Child Find Screen on Tuesday August 5th from 1 to 6. They will screen children 2 and a half to 4 years old in the areas of vision, hearing, speech and developmental progress.
The Martin Sonic Drive-In will be holding Clay’s Night Thursday August 14th. 10% of all sales from 5 to 8 that evening will be donated to Clay’s Team for Cystic Fibrosis.
McKenzie’s Veteran’s Memorial Park will host the “Southern Fried Food and Sweet Festival” on Friday August 15th from 5 till 11 and Saturday August 16th from 10 till 8.
Rural Fire Membership for the Samburg Reelfoot Volunteer Fire Department are due and payable from now through Monday August 18th. They are $75 per year per address.
The Sharon Public Library will host a Crochet Class on Tuesday August 19th at 10.
A “Princess Tea Party” will be held on Saturday August 30th at the Graves County Middle School. Proceeds raised from the event will be donated to the Ronald McDonald House of Louisville. Those interested in attending must make reservations no later than August 23rd.
The 4th Annual Joey Guest Poker Run will be held Saturday August 23rd. Registration will begin at 10 at the American Legion in Martin. All vehicles are welcome at the cost of $15 per rider or $20 with a passenger. (514-5057)
The West Tennessee Veteran Association and the Camden Elks Lodge will host a fundraising event on Saturday September 6 from 10 am to 11 pm at the lodge. There will be many events and food served. All proceeds raised will go to the Veterans Cemetery Fund.
The Martin Sonic Drive-In will be holding Clay’s Night Thursday September 11th. 10% of all sales from 5 to 8 that evening will be donated to Clay’s Team for Cystic Fibrosis.