*The calendar contains special event announcements for area schools, churches and other non-profits.
May 25, 2013 in front of Harpeth High School. This fundraiser will help to send Harpeth High School Wrestlers to wrestling camp this summer. The Car Wash is free, but the team will accept donations. The fundraiser will begin at 8:00 a.m. and will end at 2:00 p.m. Come out and help send some wrestlers to camp.
The Way is celebrating the beginning of Summer with a block party on Friday night May 31st from 7-10pm. We’re cooking hot dogs, there will be music, games, and friends and families having a good time. All our neighbors are invited to come out and join us! The Way is a faith based community center located in the old bank building in Pegram next to the Pegram Supermarket on Hwy 70.
Cheatham County Democrats
The Cheatham County Democratic Executive Committee will hold its monthly meeting in the Denney Room of the Pinnacle Bank in Ashland City at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. All Democrats are welcome and urged to attend. Matters to be discussed may include plans for the Summerfest celebration in Ashland City at the end of June, 2013, and other activities related to building the party, fund-raising, and addressing current issues. The committee will consider an amendment to Article II (Membership), Section 2 (Nondiscrimination) of the Cheatham County Democratic Party Bylaws at this meeting whereby the current wording of Section 2 would be changed to : “Membership in the Cheatham County Democratic Party shall not be denied because of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, gender identity, disability or ethnic origin” (changes in italics).
Commodity Distribution in Cheatham County
Commodity Distribution in Cheatham County will be June 12 & 13, 2013, 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Cheatham County MCCAA office located at 296 Frey Street, Unit 10, Ashland City. MCCAA is a non-profit organization serving low income families in Cheatham County. Please call 615-792-3632 for questions. In accordance with Federal Law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, MCCAA is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
$10 Rabies Clinic
Cheatham County Animal Control will be hosting a $10.00 Rabies Clinic at 2797 Sams Creek Road, Pegram from 9 am to 12 Noon on Saturday June 1st, 2013. Please register your pet by calling 615-792-3647. Tennessee State law requires all cats and dogs, over the age of 6 months, to have a current rabies vaccination. For more information please visit our new website at www.ccactn.com.
Summerfest at the Bluff
Summerfest at the Bluff, June 22, 2013. Gate opens at 11:00 am. $10 per person children 5 & under free. A day of music, food, family fun on the Harpeth River @1450 Kingston Springs Rd. www.facebook.com/summerfestatthebluff. Benefitting our local schools! For more information, call 615-337-1529
‘VOLUNTEERISM IN OUR COMMUNITY’
We still have prime vendor spaces available! Spaces are 10X12, with fees being $35. for non electrical, $45. for electrical/ $10 for non-profit, non electrical, $15. for non profit, electrical. Call 615-838-2217. First come, first served, so get your call in soon!
Memorial Day Service
The Odd Fellows and Rebekahs in Pegram, TN cordially invite you to a service honoring all members of the military active, retired, or deceased on Memorial Day at twelve o’clock noon. This will be conducted at the monument at the corner of Station Drive and Thompson Road by members of our lodges in cooperation with the VFW.
HOT DOG IT’S A FUNDRAISER and OPEN HOUSE! Following the service at our monument, we will have a hot dog meal at our lodge hall at 8649 Old Charlotte Pike (two doors from Old Charlotte Road Church of Christ). Hot dogs will be available with all the fixings. Hot Dogs $2.00, Soda Pop $1.00, Chips $1.00. We invite you to come help us raise funds to assist a needy Cheatham County family that is struggling under a tremendous load mentally and financially, as well as our other projects. We will explain what our lodge is and what we do at the open house. We will do our best to answer any questions may you have.Make your plans now to attend.
VFW Post 1970 May Events and Dinners:
VFW Post 1970, 7220 Charlotte Pk. Would like to invite the public to
Join us for our upcoming dinners and Karaoke each Friday night:
– Friday May 24th-Spaghetti Dinner $6.00
– Friday May 31st Grilled Pork Chop Dinner $7.00 1 chop,$9 for 2
– Sat June 1st Riddle Liver Band performing from 8pm til midnight
– As always Every Tuesday night enjoy our Hot and Spicy Fried Chicken Dinners from 5-7pm, Karaoke from 7-10pm
Harpeth Summer Day Camp
Harpeth Summer Day Camp June 10-14, 2013 at Harpeth High School. Open enrollment currently taking place. Contact Ricky Woods at firstname.lastname@example.org for a brochure. Weekly rates $100 per child. Daily rate is $30 per child. Hours of operation is 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
DO YOU LOVE ANIMALS?
If you answered “yes, I love animals”, we have an opportunity for you!
Cheatham County Animal Awareness Foundation, a 501c3 registered non-profit serving your community, needs volunteers who want to make a difference in the lives of animals in our county. CCAAF provides low cost spay and neuter services and finds “forever homes” for homeless dogs and cats (CCAAF placed over 600 animals in 2012!) Our volunteers help in a variety of ways—assisting with trips to the vet, transporting animals to rescues, making phone calls, raising funds-whatever you enjoy doing, our organization has a place for you! For more information, please contact our volunteer co-coordinator Beverly at 615.289.2576 or email (email@example.com). Spay and neuter saves lives!
Do you ever wonder how you can become more involved in your community? Well….
The Pegram Special Events Committee is always looking for more volunteers! We meet once a month (sometimes more before big events) to brainstorm and organize the many events held at our park. Please bring your thoughts and ideas to help make this year even better! Special Events Committee meets at the Parks and Rec. Bldg. on the first monday of every month at 6:30.
KINGSTON SPRINGS AMERICAN LEGION POST
KINGSTON SPRINGS AMERICAN LEGION POST #59 meets monthly, second Monday at 6:30pm in the Old Depot in Pegram. All vets welcome to come join us.
Alanon is a support group for friends and family who are suffering from the effects of alcoholism and addiction. Alanon meetings are held on Thursday night’s, 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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