Bulletin Board - 2/22/12
SAFE HAVEN ANIMAL Rescue Program (SHARP) will hold its monthly public meeting on Thursday, Feb. 23 6:30 pm at the Chamber of Commerce office at 6176 Highway 411 in Benton. All are welcome!
THE MELODY SINGERS will be singing at Cookson Creek Baptist Church at the 11 a.m. worship service on Sunday, Feb. 26. Pastor Rick Woody and congregation invite everyone.
LENTEN STUDY at St. Luke’s Episcopol Church begins Feb. 29 at 7 p.m. and continued every Wednesday through March. Lenten supper preceeds each session at 6:30. 706-632-8245 for info.
28TH ANNUAL ARTS Gala sponsored by the Athens Area Council for the Arts Auxiliary is scheduled for Saturday, March 3, 2012 at The Arts Center in downtown Athens. The fundraiser is a celebration of the arts in the area, and everyone is invited to attend. The hours for the event are 7:00 PM until midnight and dressy attire is suggested. Tickets are $80 per person.
COOKSON CREEK BAPTIST Church will have a Building Donation Dinner on Sunday, March 4 following the worship service at 11 am.
COUSIN JAKE bluegrass festival, March 10, 12 – 10 p.m, Gem Theater in Etowah. $15 at the door, by phone, online at www.EtowahArts.org.
POLK DEMOCRAT WOMEN will meet March 12 at the Polk County Courthouse. Any woman interested is welcome to come!
SAFE HAVENAnimal Rescue is in need of people who have fenced in yards to foster dogs. We provide all food and veterinary care including spaying and neutering. Our existing foster families are overwhelmed with the number of dogs in our possession. We work hard to find forever homes by advertising on Petfinder and Pooches on the Move. Last year we found great homes for 80 dogs. Please call the SHARP line 299 3640.
EAST AND WEST POLK LIBRARY HOURS East Polk-Mon., Tues., Thurs. & Fri. 1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Sat 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. West Polk-Mon., Wed., & Fri. 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 1-4:30 p.m.
LOW INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE available through SETHRA by calling (423) 338-2335 or (423) 496-2644.
-County Commission, 3rd Thursday, 7 p.m. alternating between courthouse in Benton and the community center in Ducktown.
-School Board, 2nd Monday, 7 p.m. at the various schools.
-Benton Town Commission lst Monday, 5 p.m. at Benton Town Hall.
-Copperhill City Council 3rd Monday at 6 p.m. at City Hall.
-Polk County Planning Commission 3rd Tuessday, 6:30 p.m. alternating between the Ducktown Courthouse and Benton Courthouse.
-Ducktown City Commission 1st Thursday at 7 p.m. at City Hall.
-Ocoee Ruritan Club, 1st Thursday, 7 p.m. at the Fire & Rescue Hall in Ocoee on Hwy. 411.
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