Saragossa Fire Department accepting 2014 fire dues: $30 per residence; $100 per business. Mail to Saragossa Fire, 2440 Saragossa Road, Nauvoo, AL 35578.
Oakman High School FFA holding plant sale Monday through Friday 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. at OHS Ag Department Greenhouse. Tomatoes and peppers. Prices are $3 for pack of 6 or $18 for flat of 36. For more information call, Oakman High School at 205-622-3381 or Oakman Ag Department at 205-412-7152.
FRIDAY, April 25
West Jasper School garden open house will be today from noon until 2:30 p.m. Tour student garden; take home seeds/seedlings; learn about container gardening, composting and more; register to win a garden gift basket.
Relay For Life Of Walker County-East will be today at 6 p.m. at Sumiton Park with luminaria ceremony at 9 p.m.
Winston County Smith Lake Advocacy Inc. annual open meeting will be today at 7 p.m. at 6461 Winston County Road 41 in Arley. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. For more information, call Judy Lambert at 256-747-4618.
SATURDAY, April 26
Arc Of Walker County 5K/One Mile Fun Run is Saturday, April 26. Registration from 8 until 9 a.m. Registration fee through noon Friday will be $25. Onsite registration will be $35. For more information, call Angela Washington at 205-387-0564.
Second Annual Paula Wade Scholarship Chili Cook-Off Challenge is Saturday, April 26, at Scott Crump Toyota, 10:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. For more information, call Heath Wade at 205-223-2927 or visit www.pwschilicookoff.com.
John C. Hutto Camp Of The Sons Of Confederate Veterans will have a memorial wreath laying Sunday, April 27, at 2:30 p.m. at Confederate Monument at Walker County Courthouse Square.
Dilworth Community Center hosting political rally/spaghetti dinner Saturday, April 26, at 6 p.m. Candidates may speak for a donation. For more information, call 205-275-1928.
SUNDAY, April 27
Love/Russell Reunion will be Sunday, April 27, at old home place on Autry Reed Road in Cordova. Covered dish lunch at 1 p.m.
MONDAY, April 28
Walker Baptist Volunteer Auxiliary will have Masquerade $5 jewelry/accessories sale Monday, April 28, from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m. and Tuesday, April 29, from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Walker Baptist Medical Center.
THURSDAY, May 1
Eldridge Fire Department Firemen’s Gala will be Friday, May 9, at 6:30 p.m. at Eldridge Community Gym. Reservation only. Tickets $15 ea. or table (8) for $120 (includes meal/entertainment). Deadline to purchase tickets Thursday, May 1. For more information, call Bobbie Dodd at 205-924-8162; Martha Tittle at 205-924-8381; Dorothy Tucker at 205-924-8536; or Eldridge Town Hall at 205-924-4383.
Jasper American Legion Woods-Smith Post 9 will meet Thursday, May 1, at 11:30 a.m. at Jasper Public Library. For more information, contact Adjutant James Snow at 205-527-7090 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pilot Club Of Jasper will meet Thursday, May 1, at noon in cafeteria at Bevill State Community College Jasper Campus.
Manchester Neighborhood Watch political rally/cake auction will be Thursday, May 1, at Blackwater Restaurant in Jasper. Candidates may speak for donation. Buffet line (donations only) opens at 5 p.m. Speaking begins at 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact MNW Captain Tommy Gay at 205-275-8885.
Burrows Crossing Neighborhood Watch will meet Thursday, May 1, at 6 p.m. at Philadelphia Baptist Church on Burrows Crossing Road. For more information, contact Jason Akins at 256-962-3082 or Libbie Myers at 205-221-9410.
SATURDAY, May 3
Argo Volunteer Fire Department monthly breakfast will be Saturday, May 3, at 7:30 a.m. followed by community/board meeting at 9:30 a.m.
17th Annual Kansas Day will be Saturday, May 3, at 9 a.m. Vendor booths available. For more information, call Mayor Shelia Clark or Jackey Cole at the Kansas Town Hall at 205-924-0072, leave message; or Cindy Wright at 205-300-0565.
Jasper Senior Center Dance will be held each Saturday in May at 6:30 p.m. Music by Smooth Country Band. Bring covered dish for pot-luck supper at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call 205-302-0955.
Thach Dance will be Saturday, May 3, at 7 p.m. at Thach Community Center. Music by David Uptain and Real Country. For more information, call David Uptain 205-388-3566.
Central Alabama Rodders Society’s Cruzin at Jasper Mall will be held first Saturday of each month from 5 until 8 p.m. through October. For more information, call Bob Jent at 205-275-7881.
MONDAY, May 5
Jasper AFG (Alanon Family Group) will meet each Monday in May at 8 p.m. at 216 Gardner Road in Jasper.
TUESDAY, May 6
VIP (Visually Impaired People) Support Group of Jasper, will meet Tuesday, May 6, at 10:30 a.m. at Jasper Public Library. For more information, call Gail Smith at 205-221-1514; Shelby Mote at 205-697-4063; Cyndi Drummond at 205-221-9521; or John Black at 205-384-1666.
American Legion Post 101/Ladies Auxiliary/Sons Unit will meet Tuesday, May 6, at 7 p.m. at post home in Carbon Hill. Refreshments served at 6:30 p.m.
Marvin Lee Ferguson VFW Post 4850 on Veteran’s Drive in Jasper will meet Tuesday, May 6. Fellowship at 7 p.m. Meeting at 7:30 p.m.
VFW Post 4850 Ladies Auxiliary will meet Tuesday, May 6, at 6:30 p.m. at post home on Veteran’s Drive in Jasper.
THURSDAY, May 8
Walker County Democratic Party will meet Thursday, May 8, at 6 p.m. at Moore’s Landing in Jasper. For more information, call 205-221-3296 or 205-962-3082 or 205-717-4027.
Arley American Legion Post 223 will meet Thursday, May 8, at 6:30 p.m. at Boy Scout Lodge in Arley.
SATURDAY, May 10
Dilworth Community Center monthly breakfast will be Saturday, May 10, at 7:30 a.m. at the center.
Walker County Amateur Radio Emergency Services (Ares) (Ham Radio) will meet Saturday, May 10, at 8 a.m. at American Red Cross office on Viking Drive in Jasper. Administrating test at 9 a.m. for anyone wishing to obtain amateur radio license or an upgrade. For more information, call Jimmie at 205-527-4602.
TUESDAY, May 13
Jasper Herb Society will meet Tuesday, May 13, at 5:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Jasper.
THURSDAY, May 16
Fibromyalgia Support Group Of Walker County will meet Thursday, May 16, at 1 p.m. at the CHS Activities Center on 19th Street in Jasper. For more information, call 205-387-1833 or 205-275-4984.
SUNDAY, May 18
Chambers/Alexander Family Reunion will be Sunday, May 18, at 11 a.m. at Memorial Park in Jasper. Bring covered dish.
TUESDAY, May 20
American Legion Post 101/Ladies Auxiliary/Sons Unit will meet Tuesday, May 20, at 7 p.m. at the post home in Carbon Hill. Refreshments served at 6:30 p.m.
Marvin Lee Ferguson VFW Post 4850 will meet Tuesday, May 20, at 7 p.m. for fellowship and 7:30 for meeting at the post home in Jasper.
SATURDAY, May 24
Saragossa Fire Department will host a four-man scramble best ball golf tournament Saturday, May 24, at Horsecreek Golf Course in Sumiton. For more information contact, Saragossa Assistant Fire Chief Mark M. Pendley at 205-302-8519.
Walker County High School Class of 67, 68, 69 Reunion will be Saturday, June 7, at Musgrove Country Club. Cost will be $50 per person. Deadline to register will be May 24. For more information, contact Janice Collins at 205-522-1699 or email JCOL720@bellsouth.net.
TUESDAY, May 27
Walker County Constables Association will meet Tuesday, May 27, at 6:30 p.m. at Moore’s Landing in Jasper.
Walker County Educator Retirees will meet June 5, at 10 a.m. at the CHS Activity Center in Jasper. Meeting will be a memorial service to honor deceased retirees.
SUNDAY, June 1
Harper-Hendon-Johnson- Murray Family Reunion will be Sunday, June 1, at Old Pisgah Cemetery in Carbon Hill. Bring covered dish. Lunch around noon.
WEDNESDAY, June 4
Jasper Senior Activity Center journeying to Graceland/Memphis/Tupelo Tuesday, June 27. Cost of trip: $125 per person. Full cost of trip due by June 4. For more information, contact Loretta Roberts at 205-221-8513.
SATURDAY, June 7
Union Chapel Community Center will have a Trade Day/Boston Butt Sale, Saturday, June 7, beginning at 7 a.m. Trade Day booths (12x12) available for $5 each. Boston butts $25, order today, pickup Saturday, June 7, at the community center. All proceeds benefit the Union Chapel Community Center Fund. For more information, call Marie Hagood at 205-275-7530 or Jennifer Turner at 205-275-4653.
FRIDAY, June 13
Family Reunion for descendants of James Monroe Brown, Ben Bruner, Ike Kilgore, Noonana Casey Kimbrough, John T. Rose and John Sudduth, Friday - Sunday, June 13 - 15. Pre-reunion dinner Friday at 6 p.m. at Los Reyes Grill. Cookouts at Clear Creek Recreation Oak Leaf Shelter - Saturday 3 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m./lunch at noon. Bring covered dish. For more information, call Claude Kilgore at 205-686-7841.
THURSDAY, June 19
Arley Women’s Club 41st Annual Arley Day Festival will be Saturday, June 21, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Hamner Park in Arley. Vendor booths $25 until May 31/$35 after June 1. Deadline for booths is June 19. For more information, visit Arley Women’s Club Facebook page; or email email@example.com; or phone 205-387-7175 or 847-722-2525.
SATURDAY, July 12
HarborChase of Jasper will have “Christmas In July” Saturday, July 12, from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Arts/Craft vendor booths available at no charge. For more information, contact Mary Holley at 205-384-0660.