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Contact event organizers for updates about postponements and cancellations.

 

Ham Radio Technician Class will be held on three consecutive Saturdays (June 13, 20 and 27) from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Emergency Operations Center Training Room at 284 Cowan Rd. in Dickson. Participants must attend all three classes. The final class will end around 1 p.m. when test is completed. To enroll go to www.wc4dc.org and click on “Registration is Open”. Registration deadline is May 31. For information contact (615) 522-8311 or www.wc4dc.org.

 

Big Springs Dinner and Singing will be held Sunday, June 14. The add-a-dish dinner begins at 12:30 p.m. followed by singing at 2 p.m. All donations go toward the upkeep of the cemetery. For information call (615) 260-3679.

 

Highland Rim Economic Corporation will have a drive-thru USDA Commodities distribution on Wednesday, June 17 in the back parking area of the Dickson County Fairgrounds, located at 1043 Highway 47 East in Dickson. Food will be loaded into cars from 9 a.m.- noon (or while supplies last). Participating households must be Dickson County residents who meet income eligibility guidelines or receive SNAP benefits.  For information call (615) 441-1153.

 

The 2nd Annual Miss & Mister Firecracker All-Crown Pageant will be held Sunday, June 28 at 115 Tennsco Rd. in Dickson. The pageant will be benefiting The Wounded Warrior Project.

 

Averitte Cemetery will not be having a regular graveyard cleaning this year due to COVID19.  Donations can be made at Vanleer Bank in care of Tennie Mae Williams.

 

The Gideon Carr Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution meets on the fourth Saturday of each month at the Education Building of the First Presbyterian Church, located on the corner of Murrell and Mulberry Streets, at 10:00 a.m. All women above the age of 18 who can prove lineal descent from a patriot of the American Revolution are eligible for membership. Information is available at www.dar.org.

 

Captain W.H. McCauley Camp 260, Sons of Confederate Veterans meet at Old St Paul Church, 1400 St. Paul Rd. in Charlotte the first Saturday of each month at 10 a.m.  Meetings are open to the public. For information call (615) 789-3694.

The Dickson County Historical & Genealogical Society meets on the second Monday of even-numbered months at 6:30 p.m. at the Clement Railroad Hotel Museum, 100 Frank Clement Place in Dickson. Nonmembers are welcome to attend. For information contact Martha Gerdeman at marthagerdeman@att.net.

Dickson Branch 5624 of the NAACP meets on the first Monday of each month at 6 p.m. at St. James AME Church, 110 W. Rickert Ave. in Dickson. Members work to ensure equality for all citizens of all races, and membership includes people of all races. For information dicksoncountynaacp.com.

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