Highland Rim Economic Corporation USDA Commodities Distribution will be on Wednesday, March 25 at 8 a.m. inside the Greer Building of the Dickson County Fairgrounds, 1043 Hwy 47 East in Dickson. Participants must qualify with their household income and have a 2020 USDA Commodities Identification card to participate. For information contact the Dickson County Neighborhood Service Center at (615) 441-1153.
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance free tax preparation program has begun at First Baptist Church, 2501 Highway 70 East in Dickson. Hours are Mondays 2:30- 8 p.m.; Saturdays 7:30 a.m.-to 3 p.m. Appointments must be made. Individuals or families who earn no more than $66,000 are eligible.
Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration for Dickson Elementary, Oakmont Elementary, Stuart Burns Elementary, Vanleer Elementary and White Bluff Elementary will be March 9-March 13 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. for Pre-K and April 27-May 1 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. for Kindergarten.
VFW Event Schedule: Wednesday, March 4 – Dinner at 5 p.m., Karaoke 7-11 p.m.; Thursday, March 5 – Black Sheep Association duo 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Friday, March 6 – Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight; Saturday, March 9 – Shotgun Riders 8 p.m.-midnight; Wednesday, March 11 – Dinner at 5 p.m., Karaoke 7-11 p.m.; Thursday, March 12 – Black Sheep Association duo 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Friday, March 13 – Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight; Saturday, March 14 – 2 Way Mirror 8 p.m.-midnight; Tuesday, March 17 – Regular Business meetings at 7 p.m.; Wednesday, March 18 – Dinner at 5 p.m., Karaoke 7-11 p.m.; Thursday, March 19 – Black Sheep Association duo 6:30-8:30 p.m., CMT/Abate meeting at 7 p.m.; Friday, March 20 – Karaoke 8-midnight; Saturday, March 21 – Rattlesnake & Eggs 8-midnight; Wednesday, March 25 – Dinner at 5 p.m., Karaoke 7-11 p.m.; Thursday, March 26 – Black Sheep Association duo 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Friday, March 27 – Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight; Saturday, March 28 – Clydeton Road 8 p.m.-midnight.
Dickson Senior Center Dance schedule: March 5 – TNJ Band; March 12 – Country & Western Dance, Cotton Band, Dinner 6 p.m., Dance 7 p.m.; March 19 - Crystal Blue Band; March 26 – Good Old Boys Band.
Mid-Cumberland Meals on Wheels will serve lunch to senior citizens (60 or older) at Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 500 Highway 70 East in Dickson Monday-Friday at 11 a.m. To register, call Gail Adams at (615) 740-7400.
The Dickson County Democratic Presidential Convention will be March 7 at noon at TriStar Bank to select representation to attend the district convention. For information about becoming a delegate or a selector contact Ashley Peters, Chair - Dickson County Democratic Party at email@example.com.
The Dickson County Amateur (Ham) Radio Club will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, March 9 at 7 p.m. at the Emergency Operations Center Training Room at 284 Cowan Rd in Dickson. It is open to all hams and those wanting to become ham radio operators. For information call (615) 522-8311 or email www.wc4dc.org
A Grief Support Group for families and friends whose loved ones have died will continue through Saturday, March 14 at 9:30 a.m. in the Chapel Room of the Dickson County YMCA, 225 Henslee Dr. A free service is offered by Taylor Funeral Home as a part of the Grief Care Program. The sessions are facilitated by Mary Simmons, Bereavement Facilitator. For information call Peggy at Taylor Funeral Home at (615) 446-2808 or Mary at (615) 330-3724 or email Mary at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Christopher Strong Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution meets the first Thursday of April, June, August, October and December in the Community Room of the Ponderosa Steakhouse, 115 Henslee Dr. in Dickson. The public is invited to attend. For information contact Bobby Prosser at email@example.com or (615) 446-5914 or Sanford Payton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Disabled American Veterans Chapter 28 meets on the third Thursday of each month at 6-8 p.m. Ponderosa Steakhouse, 115 Henslee Dr. in Dickson. All disabled veterans are invited. For information contact Robert Lee at (615) 945-8082 or email@example.com
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 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.
The White Bluff Civitan Club meets the second Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. at the Bibb White Bluff Civic Center, 1054 Old Charlotte Rd. in White Bluff.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vietnam Veterans and Vietnam ERA veterans meet the second Thursday of each month from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Pond Church of Christ, 650 Pond Rd. in Dickson. Wives and guests are welcome. A pot luck supper will be served. For information, contact Ray Mayo (615) 585-8993.
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.
The Dickson Civitan Club meets every first and third Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at Ponderosa Steakhouse, 115 Henslee Dr. in Dickson. Anyone interested in local, hands-on service projects for Dickson County, with an emphasis on special needs individuals, should attend.
Adult Children of Alcoholics meets on Monday evenings at 7 p.m. Al-Anon meets on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. Meetings are held at Main Street Interventions. Call Janet D. at (615) 446-0352 for information.
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