*The calendar contains special event announcements for area schools, churches and other non-profits.
Meals On Wheels is in need of a volunteer
Meals On Wheels is in need of a volunteer to deliver meals to homebound seniors. The time requirement is small, but the reward is a great opportunity to serve in your community. Call Hewitt Rogers at 952-3825 for details. WE CAN DO IT, IF YOU WILL HELP.
Junior Class Annual Fruit Sale
The Harpeth High School junior class will host its annual fruit sale October 16-30. Profits from the sale will be used to help pay for graduation activities. For more information, please contact any member of the HHS class of 2014 or sponsor Christy Dawson at 952-2811 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
PARENT’S NIGHT OUT!!!
November 2 from 6:30-9:00 bring your kids over to the Way for a free night out. King’s Kids host a night dedicated to kids ages 4-6th grade that allows parents to go out on the town and enjoy each others company, or just sit around the house and enjoy the quiet. It is lots of fun, with music, crafts, story time, and snacks!!
South Cheatham Angel Tree Sign-Ups Underway
If your child(ren) are in need of assistance at Christmas the South Cheatham Angel Tree Program applications have been mailed out through Pegram Elementary, Kingston Springs Elementary, Harpeth Middle School and Harpeth High School. Please contact your respective school for sign up information if you do not receive an application in the mail. If you have a non-school aged child that does not have a sibling at any of these schools and has not signed up with any other Christmas assistance program you may sign up at The Ark Community Resource Center located at 710 HWY 70 Pegram, TN 37143. You may sign up by appointment by calling 457-1931 or on Tuesday evenings from 5:00pm-6:30pm. The deadline for returned applications is November 1, 2010.
First Baptist Church of Pegram Fall Festival
First Baptist Church of Pegram invites everyone to join us at our Fall Festival, Sunday, Oct 28th from 4-6 pm on the front lawn of the church. We will be having hayrides, games, chili cook-off, costume contest, cake walk, s’mores, candy and much more and it is all FREE! First Baptist of Pegram is located at 4548 Sunnyfield Drive, Pegram.
Nashville African Violet Club
The Nashville African Violet Club will meet Sunday November 4 at 1:45 at the Green Hill Women’s Center, 10905 Lebanon Road in Mt. Juliet. For more information, contact Julie at Julie.email@example.com or 615-364-8459.
Tennessee Gesneriad Society
The Tennessee Gesneriad Society will meet at Cheekwood in Botanic hall on Sunday November 11 at 2 p.m. The program will be an African Violet workshop. For more info contact Julie at Julie.firstname.lastname@example.org or 615-364-8459.
Thanksgiving Basket Give-away at The Ark
The Girls Scouts are once again assembling baskets of food to feed an average family of 4 for Thanksgiving. Tuesday night, November 13, 5pm-6pm those in need that reside in Kingston Springs and Pegram (and are currently registered with The Ark) may come to The Ark to receive a box and a $10 voucher towards the purchase of a turkey at Lawrence Foods. Limited boxes will be available, therefore, RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED. Call 457-1931 to reserve a box. Limit 1 box per address. *The Food Pantry will be closed the following Tuesday, November 20th.
Fun Family Festival at Bellevue Baptist Church
Fun event for kids. Family Fall Festival. Games! Popcorn! Candy! Saturday, October 27th, 2 – 4pm at Bellevue Baptist Church, 7400 Highway 70 South … also Free Movie Night for Teens, (7th grade through college). Popcorn, Pizza and Dessert. Saturday, October 27th, 6:30pm at Bellevue Baptist Church, 7400 Highway 70 South in Bellevue
HHS Jr League Sign-ups
HHS Jr League Sign-ups will begin this Saturday Oct 13 thru Nov. 3.
Cost is $70 per child. Sign –ups will be at the High School in back Lobby near gym.
Pegram to host “Market Day”
Saturday, October 27, from 10-3, Pegram will host “Market Day”. Booths will be marked on Friday. No need to make a reservation, just show up early and pick your spot! Non electrical booths will be free of charge. Booths with electricity will be only $15. Simply pay as you set up. Food, a chili cook-off, crafts, gifts, information, the sky’s the limit! (although, it must be legal- which inside the park means no weapons of any sort!) We will have an inflatable for the young or just young at heart. Pegram Special Events Committee will be selling refreshments, as well. Watch for more information next week!
HOPE FOR RESTORATION: WOMEN’S CONFERENCE.
The Way Community Center and area churches are hosting a conference for women of all ages, Saturday November 10, 2012. Terra Tucker, author of “Daughter of the King”, will be speaking and there will be breakout sessions for all ages. The Conference will be held from 8:30-4:00 and the registration is $15. See www.thewaycommunitycenter.org for more details and registration!!
GRIEFSHARE SUPPORT GROUP IN NOVEMBER AT PEGRAM CHURCH OF CHRIST!
The GriefShare support group will begin meeting on Wednesday nights in November at the Pegram Church of Christ (5019 Walkup Rd.) at 6:30 p.m. GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. GriefShare support groups are led by people who understand what you are going through and want to help. GriefShare groups meet weekly to help you face these challenges and move toward rebuilding your life. You are welcome to begin attending the GriefShare group at any session. Each is “self-contained,” so you do not have to attend in sequence. You will find encouragement and help whenever you begin. For more information, please contact the church office at 615-646-6808.
Cheatham County Home for the Holidays Craft Show
December 1 & 2, 2012, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday, 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. Sunday. Cheatham County Fair Grounds, 870 Fair Grounds Rd, Ashland City, TN 37015. Admission Free & Free Parking. If interested in a booth or more information call: Kathy Nicholson 615-394-4456 Or Pam Jones 615-767-2139. Booth space $20.00, bring your own table, or we have some tables for rent at $10.00 per table vendors can setup on Nov. 30th from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., or come 7:00 a.m. on Dec. 1st. Craft show sponsored by Cumberland Valley fce Club Cheatham County (family & community education club).
On My Own Workshop
The UT & TSU Extension and Mid Cumberland Community Action Agency are hosting a workshop: On My Own. PRESENTED BY: April Glover, Extension Agent and Bobbie Greene, MCCAA CSA. At the Ashland City Church of Christ Community Room, 110 Cumberland Street, Ashland City, TN 37015, on October 15, 2012, at 10:00 A.M. For more information or to reserve seating contact BOBBIE GREENE, MCCAA 615-792-3632.
Alanon is a support group for friends and family who are suffering from the effects of alcoholism and addiction. Alanon meetings are changing from Monday nights to Thursday’s starting November 1, 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at Studio Mills, 406 N. Main Street. For more info call Linda M. 615-952-4864.
Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are held each Tuesday and Thursday at 7:00 p.m., each Wednesday at 12:00 p.m., and Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. at 335 Oak Street in Kingston Springs. Also, “The Payday Group” meets at Pegram Church of Christ on Fridays at 7 p.m. For emergencies call the Nashville AA Hotline at 831-1050.
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