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American Legion Post 279
There will be an E-Board meeting on Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at the Senior Citizens Center in Woodbury.
Beginners Beekeeping Class
Saturday, Jan. 10
Highland Rim Beekeepers Association is conducting a beginners beekeeping course on Saturday, Jan. 10 at the Warren County Administration Building located at 201 Locust St. in McMinnville. Time is 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Instructions include how to start beekeeping, managing beehives, harvesting honey and assembling equipment. Cost is $30 per person. Call 615-765-5267 to enroll or for more information.
Sunday, Jan. 25 from
Arts Center of Cannon County
The Arts Center of Cannon County presents PONDER ANEW, a WWII Warrior's Story. A story of war, survival and grace from the memoir of Lt. Herschel Ponder, adapted and performed by Carol Ponder and Robert Keifer. Ponder Anew isn't just about WWII, it's about going to war and coming home again. Contact the Arts Center at 615-563-2787 for further information.
Country Music Jam Session
Pocahontas Community Center
1st and 3rd Fridays
A country music jam sessions is set for the first and third Fridays of each month at the Pocahontas Community Center, 1441 Pocahontas Road, Morrison. Musicians sign up at 5:30 and the music starts at 6pm. Open to the public, spectators and dancers are welcome. Admission is free. For more info call Ray at 615-765-7835 or John 931-588-1229.
Master Gardner Class
Begins Tuesday, Jan. 20
The Cannon/Warren Master Gardener Class is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, Jan. 20. This intensive 36-hour home horticulture course will be held in 12 3-hour sessions With topics including soils and fertility; botany; vegetables; fruit trees; shrubs; ornamentals; insects & disease; pesticides; lawn maintenance; composting; irrigation; landscaping.
The classes will begin at 6 p.m. and held in the McMinnville at the Warren County Administrative Building located on 201 Locust Street. The cost of the program is $100 and couples can attend for $125. Participants will receive an 859-page Master Gardener Handbook as well as a wealth of information during the series of classes. If you would like to participate in this year's class, please contact the Cannon County Extension to register: (615) 563-2554.
Ladies Auxiliary Cookbooks still available
Ladies Auxiliary Cookbooks are still available. This cookboook offers several 100+ year old recipes that would make wonderful anytime gifts for all of the special people in your life. They would also be appreciated I am sure for the new bride in your families. These cookbooks are a gift that keeps on giving each time the recipient opens to find a new favorite.
They are $15 each and can be mailed for $18 anywhere in the US.
Make and mail check to: Hilton Stone, Ladies Auxiliary, Unit 279, P.O. Box 423, Attn: Rita Cook, Woodbury, Tn. 37190.
Books Needed for American Legion to donate to Fisher House
American Legion Auxiliary is in need of new books to donate to the Fisher House which is a rehabilitation home for our local wounded veterans.
We need spiritual, children's, teens and mature reading material. Please contact Rita Cook at 615-542-0396 or MsZoro59@gmail.com to pick up.
Flu Shots Available
Cannon County Health Department
Flu shots are available at the Cannon County Health Department. Call for appointment at 563-4243.