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VFW Event Schedule: Wednesday, July 1 – Karaoke, 7-11 p.m.; Thursday, July 2 -Black Sheep Association duo, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Friday, July 3 – Karaoke, 8 p.m.-midnight; Saturday, July 4 - Open House starting at noon, fireworks at dusk (open to the public), JMays & ZBro, 8 p.m.-midnight.

 

The Virtual Firecracker Glow Run sponsored by Tennessee State Parks will be held on July 3-6. The event is open to all skill levels. Participants can either run or walk either 5K or one-mile distances.

A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Friends Group of Montgomery Bell State Park. The race has a $25 fee for the 5K and $15 for the one-mile run. Both include a virtual bib, medal and a certificate of donation. Registration is at firecrackerglowrun.itsyourrace.com.

Buck Hollow Bowhunters Benefit Shoot will be held Saturday July 11 (open shoot) and July 12 (vintage bow shoot) at 1695 Old Sylvia Rd. In Dickson. BBQ chicken plates will be available Saturday for $10. For information call Chris Williams (615) 707-4895

 

TN Achieves is recruiting volunteer mentors to provide a local support system to every TN Promise applicant in the Class of 2021. Mentors work with a small group of three to seven students as they transition from high school to college. Mentors complete a training course in person or online. To apply to mentor students, go to tnAchieves.org or contact Graham Thomas at (615) 604-1306.

 

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.

To submit items for the calendar, e-mail them to news@dicksonpost.com. Deadline to submit items is Friday before publication. Items for the calendar will not be taken over the phone. The Dickson Post reserves the right to reject items deemed not appropriate for the calendar.

 

 

 

 

 

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