Contact event organizers for updates about postponements and cancellations.

The 2021 Rock ‘n’ Roll Nashville Marathon and Half-Marathon will be postponed until the fall because of the pandemic, race organizers announced. The race had been scheduled for April 24-25. Because Nissan Stadium is a key venue for the event, the new race date is dependent on the Tennessee Titans home schedule and the date will be confirmed after the NFL schedule is announced.

Red Cross Blood Drive will be held Thursday, Feb. 25 from 2-7 p.m. at the Dickson County Family YMCA, 225 Henslee Dr. in Dickson. All presenting donors will receive a Nashville Predators foam puck. To make an appointment, go to RedCrossBlood.org and enter sponsor code PREDS19.

Tennessee Pre Spring Arrow Fling will be held Feb. 26-28 at 7 a.m. each day at Buck Hollow Bowhunters, 1695 Old Sylvia Rd. in Dickson. Free youth archery instruction and activities are scheduled. For shooting fees and registration information, call (615) 218-9671 or email buckhollowbowhunters@yahoo.com.

A grief support group will have meetings on Feb. 27, March 6, March 20, March 27, April 10, April 17, April 24, May 1, May 8, May 15 and May 29 from 9:30-11:30 p.m. at the Dickson County Family YMCA Chapel Room, 225 Henslee Dr. in Dickson. Sessions will be facilitated by Sandy Taylor, licensed marital and family therapist. For information, call Taylor Funeral Home at (615) 446-2808 or Sandy Taylor at (931) 260-6685 or Sandra.dee.taylor@gmail.com).

Author P.J. Rhea will be signing her new book “Beulah’s Song” on Saturday, May 8 from 1-3 p.m. at The Reading Rock bookstore, 122 N. Main St. in Dickson.

Dickson Civitan meets the first and third Monday of each month at 6 p.m. at the YMCA. The Dickson Civitan is a non-profit service organization that serves developmental services, community groups and organizations of Dickson County through fundraising activities and community service projects. Meetings are open to anyone wanting to know more about becoming a Civitan and joining our service organization. For information contact Linda Medley at coconutblue@msn.com.

The Vietnam Era Veterans of America Chapter 950 meets at Pond Church of Christ, Pond Road in Dickson the second Thursday of each month from 5-7 p.m. Guests are welcome. A potluck supper will be served at 5:30 p.m. Bring your favorite dish. For information contact Ray Mayo (615) 585-8993 or Calvin Benefield (615) 268-9239 or go to the website http://vvabillyelankfordchapter950.com.

Disabled American Veterans Chapter 28 Dickson meets the third Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the lower level at Catfish Kitchen, 3069 Highway 70 East in Burns. For information contact Robert Lee at (615) 945-8082.

Tennessee State Parks have partnered with Arrive Outdoors to rent equipment for hiking, backpacking, camping, winter recreation and other outdoor activities. Arrive Outdoors ships gear via FedEx to any viable address, including participating Walgreens, hotels and vacation rentals. The company does not ship directly to state parks. To return equipment, use the packaging the gear arrives in, adhere the free return label, and drop off at any FedEx or Walgreens location. For information go to https://tnstateparks.com/.

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