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Farmers Market
Saturdays 7 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Farmers Market open every Saturday 7 a.m. until 12 noon, located at the Farmers Market Pavilion in the parking area of The Arts Center on John Bragg Hwy. Contact Bruce Steelman at 615-563-2554 for information.

Alcoholics Anonymous
If you drink alot that's your business. If you want to stop that's ours.
Call 615-653-7914.

Celebrate Recovery
Celebrate Recovery from hurts, habits and hang-ups meets every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church.

Flags for Sale
The American Legion Post 279 in Woodbury is selling flags and
accessories. The monies raised from the sale of these flags goes 100% back to our Community, our Youth and our Veterans, in Cannon County. This is an on-going project. We have available an assortment of all sizes and all types of flags - United States Flags, State Flags, Military Service Flags; and all sizes of flag poles.
The United States Flag 3'x 5' nylon is $25 (best price
anywhere). This is our most popular flag. The United States Flag 4"x 6" is .50 each or $5 a dozen for special occasions. The military services/branches flags are $30 each. For that special display. We can get you any State Flag, different size flags and different
size flag poles, (small house flag poles to large business flag poles.) WE ALSO HAVE INDOOR FLAG SETS. FLAGS FOR ALL OCASSIONS. If you need to make a special order, call and we have a catalogue available to make your selections.
CHARLIE HARRELL 615-542-1289, OR JIM STONE 615-563-6111, OR BRENT BUSH
615-563-2691, OR BRITT KNOX 615-904-5644, OR PENNY DANIELS 615-563-6729.
We will be glad to take your order, deliver your order, and all with a
smile and a big thank you, for Supporting the American Legion Post 279,

Music Night on Thursdays
The Pocahontas Community Center, located near Ivy Bluff, will be having a music night every Thursday at 5 p.m. We welcome all musicians who would like to come and play with our group, beginners or pros. If you like to sing our band will play your song and let you sing along! Spectators and dancers are welcome. For more info call Ray, 615-765-7835

Senior Center
Music Night
Friday, September 9
Rode West will perform at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is $5. No age limit.

White Oaks Craft Fair
Saturday, September 10 - Sunday, September 11
White Oaks Craft Fair Weekend at the Arts Center and through out Cannon County. Sales Galore on & around the square in Woodbury plus a BBQ Competition at the Short Mountain Distillery. Contact 615-563-2787 for info.

Gilley Hill Cemetery Fundraiser
Saturday, September 10
Gilley Hill Cemetery Trust Fund will hold a fundraising event at Gilley Hill Church. The Anderson Sisters will be singing from 6 to 9 p.m. If you have questions call Terry Burks at 615-849-6297, Wilma Spry at 615-765-5429 or Bettye Harris at 615-765-7241.


Bird Song Studio
Wednesday, September 14
John & Julie Pennell
Nashville Songwriters
Doors at 7, Show at 7:30pm
$10 At the Door. Bird Song Studio is located at
213 West High Street, Woodbury.

Bloodmobile Visit
Friday, September 15
A Bloodmobile visit is set for September 15 from noon to 6 p.m. at the Lions Club Building, 540 W Adams St. Woodbury. Donors of all blood types are urged to give. To schedule an appointment to donate, use the free Blood Donor App, visit or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). Donation appointments and completion of a RapidPass online health history questionnaire are encouraged to help reduce wait times.


Senior Center
Music Night
Friday, September 16
The Gilley Brothers will perform at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is $5. No age limit.

Cannon County Gospel Jamboree
Friday, September 16 - Saturday, September 17
Cannon County Gospel Jamboree will be held at the Covered Arena in Woodbury begins at 6 pm on Friday and 3 pm on Saturday, bring your own chairs. Contact Johnny Duggin at 615-556-4053 for information.

Ignite Music Festival
Saturday, September 17
IGNITE MUSIC FESTIVAL will be held on the grass at The Arts Center on John Bragg Hwy. in Woodbury, Tn. Festival begins at 1 p.m. until 8 p.m. Enjoy a full line-up of bands, BBQ cook-off, Kids Zone and bring your own chairs. Check it out at

Bird Song Studio
Saturday, September 17
Mary Gauthier
Roots Music Series
Doors at 7, Show at 7:30pm
$15 In Advance, Tickets selling fast

Cannon County Health Department offers free
eat healty be active community workshops
According to America's Health Rankings, Tennessee is number 45 overall for health among the states, with obesity and physical inactivity as major contributing factors to the poor ranking. In an effort to educate our communities on healthy lifestyle changes, the Cannon County Health Department is now offering Eat Healthy Be Active Community Workshops. There will be six workshops with education on Enjoying Healthy Food that Tastes Great; Quick, Healthy Meals and Snacks; Eating Healthy on a Budget; Tips for Losing Weight and Keeping it Off; Making Healthy Eating Part of Your Total Lifestyle; and Physical Activity is Key to Living Well.
Workshops will begin September 21, 2016 from 3 P.M until 4 P.M at the Cannon County Health Department. To register contact the Cannon County Health Department at

Color of Fall Car & Truck Show
Saturday, September 24
The Color of Fall Car & Truck show will be on the Square in Woodbury. Registration begins at 8 a.m. until 12 noon, $20 entry fee. Enjoy DJ music, door prizes, trivia contests, 50/50 drawing and more. Contact 615-563-2222 for information. (Rain Date Saturday, October 1st)

Bird Song Studio
Tuesday, October 4
Bri Murphy
Exclusive Listening Party
"Throw Down My Heart"
Doors at 7, Show at 7:30pm
$10 At the Door

Senior Center
Music Night
Friday, October 7
Cripple Creek will perform at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is $5. No age limit.

Toy Drive Cruise-In
Saturday, October 8
Toy Drive Cruise-in on the square in Woodbury from 3 to 6:30 pm. DTC will draw for the 32 inch TV, Iron Pig Antiques will draw for a quilt. Bring a toy for children at Christmas Time. Call 615-563-2222 for infor. Cruiser of the Month sponsored by Jennings Jewelers.

Bird Song Studio
Wednesday, October 12
Josh Wanamaker & Griffin Winton
McMinnville Songwriters
Doors at 7, Show at 7:30pm
$10 at the Door

Chamber of Commerce Fall Mixer
Thursday, October 13
The Chamber of Commerce Fall Mixer will be held at the Arts Center from 6 to 8 p.m. All chamber members and their guests are invited. Contact 615-563-2222 for further info.

Senior Center
Music Night
Friday, October 21
231 South will perform at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is $5. No age limit.

From Memphis to Vegas
Saturday, October 22 and Sunday, October 23
From Memphis to Vegas, a tribute to Elvis starring Tom Duggin will be at The Arts Center. Showtimes are 7:30 on Saturday and 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday.

Auburntown Race/Walk
Saturday, October 29
*Race/Walk starts at 8 a.m.
*Packet pick up and same day registration start at 7.
*Breakfast is from 7-11 a.m.
****Registration forms must be received by Oct. 15 to guarantee a race shirt.****
Race entries will also be accepted up to 7:30 a.m. on race day, Saturday, October 29 at the race/walk check in located at the Auburntown Community Center, BUT you will not receive a t-shirt if you are not pre- registered. Apologies. You may pay the one mile race fee of $20 and receive a shirt even if you don't participate.
Awards for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd will be given to the male and female individuals with the best times in each age division in the 5K. First three with the best time for the 1 mile fun run/walk. A medal will be given for the overall Male and Female in the 5K. Age divisions for the 5K; 9 and under, 10 to 12, 13 to 17, 18 to 29, 30 to 39, 40 to 49, 50 to 59, 60 to 69 and 70 and up.
We are looking for $100 sponsors for their ads on the back of the race shirts. We are also in need of donations for the breakfast items: biscuits, gravy mix, ham, sausage, bacon, cups, lids,straws, milk, orange juice. (Coffee and coffee condiments, utensils, and plates are covered.) To register online: Call 615-464-8865 for more info.

Cannon Country Christmas
Friday, November 18 and Saturday, November 19
Enjoy A Cannon Merchants Country Christmas, Santa arrives on the square at 5 pm on Friday, enjoy wagon rides, sales, door prizes, goodies and more. Contact 615-563-2222 for further information

Free Medicare Counseling
SHIP/SMP representatives from the Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging & Disability are offering free Medicare counseling throughout the Upper Cumberland. Representatives are available to help counsel on any Medicare questions, abuse or concerns. They will also screen Medicare beneficiaries for Extra Help with Part D.
Please contact SHIP at 1-877-801-0044 or 931-432-4150 for an appointment.

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