VFW Calendar: Wednesday, September 4 – Karaoke 7-11 p.m.; Thursday, September 5 – Free Grief Counseling Meeting at 5 p.m.; Black Sheep Association duo 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Friday, September 6 – Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight; Saturday, September 7 – Keepers 8 p.m.-midnight; Wednesday, September 11 – Karaoke 7-11 p.m.; Thursday, September 12 – Black Sheep Association duo 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Friday, September 13 – Council of Administration, Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight; Saturday, September 14 – Council of Administration, Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight; Tuesday, September 17 – Regular Business meetings at 7 p.m.; Wednesday, September 18 – Karaoke 7-11 p.m.; Thursday, September 19 – Black Sheep Association duo 6:30-8:30 p.m.; CMT/Abate meeting at 7 p.m.; Friday, September 20 – Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight; Wednesday, September 25 – Karaoke 7-11 p.m.; Thursday, September 26 – Black Sheep Association duo 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Friday, September 27 – Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight; Saturday, September 28 – Dave Day 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Dickson Senior Center dance schedule is: Sept. 5 – Good Old Boys; Sept. 12 – Grand Old Hatchery Band; Sept. 19 – Crystal Blue Band 50s and 60s Dance (supper at 6 p.m., dance at 7); Sept. 27 – Good Old Boys with special guest Earl Brewer. Dances are from 7-9 p.m. with $5 admission.
Grief Support Group will be held through Saturday, Sept. 28 at 9:30 a.m. each week for two hours at the Dickson YMCA, 225 Henslee Dr. The sessions are led by Bereavement Facilitator Mary Simmons. For information contact Peggy at Taylor Funeral Home (615) 446-2808.
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 weekly MatchPoint Tennis afterschool program will begin Thursday, Sept. 5 from 3:30-4:45 p.m. at the Tennsco tennis courts on Highway 47. The free program goes through Sept. 26 for ages 7-18. Instructors include community players, high school, and college players. Loaner racquets and balls are provided. To sign up, contact Christine Barrett at the Dickson Housing Authority at (615) 423-1953 or email- email@example.com.
“Game Changers” Relay For Life team will hold a Bake Sale/Crafts Sale on Saturday, Sept. 7 at 8 a.m. in front of DCPE, 2403 Hwy. 70 E. in Dickson. All items will be homemade and/or hand-crafted. Proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society. Call Lisa Davidson at (615) 202-0692 for information.
The Dickson County Amateur (Ham) Radio Club will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, Sept. 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.
Dickson branch of the NAACP will meet on Monday, Sept. 9 at 6 p.m. at St. James AME Church on Rickert Street in Dickson. For information contact Jimmy Overton at (615) 414-6412 or Bessie Hannah (615) 446-4185.
The Highland Jazz Machine will have a free concert on Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 6:30 p.m. at Holland Park, 101 Frank Clement Place in Dickson. The band plays jazz, rock and roll and blues music. Visitors are encouraged to bring lawn chairs.
A 5K Run/Walk sponsored by the GFWC Dickson County Woman’s Club will be held on Saturday, Sept. 14 at 8 a.m. at Montgomery Bell State Park, 1020 Jackson Hill Rd. in Burns. All proceeds from the 5K go to the Dickson Community Clinic for women’s health issues. Registration is $25 through Aug. 14 and $35 the day of the walk. Register at RunSignUp.com. Prizes will be awarded for each male/female age group. For information, contact Jill Jackson at (615) 739-7964.
The Dickson High School Class of 1969 is planning to gather on Saturday, Sept. 14 from 6-10 p.m. at Greystone Golf Club. Dress is casual and the cost will be $25 per person. The menu is heavy hors d’ oeuvres and beverages. Cash bar only. For information contact Kathy Miller at (615) 504-9613. All checks should be made payable to DHS Class of 69.
The City of Dickson “Waychoff Warriors” Relay For Life team will host a poker tournament on Tuesday, Sept. 17 at the Tennsco Community Center. Registration begins at 6 p.m.; the tournament begins at 6:30 p.m. The entry fee is $100 per person. There will be door prizes and food provided. Proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. For information contact Wanda at (615) 446-1721.
Hike for the Homeless to benefit House of Hope and New Beginnings to help displaced families will be held Saturday, Sept. 21 at 10 a.m. at Montgomery Bell State Park, 1020 Jackson Hill Rd. in Burns. Hike one mile or three miles on pavement or through the woods. Donate $30 and pre-register by Sept. 3 for a free T-shirt. Register at active.com. For information contact Debbie at firstname.lastname@example.org or (615) 679-5628.
The Dickson High School Class of 1961 will have its class reunion on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. (with lunch at noon) at Willow Branch Farm, 304 Fairview Rd. in Dickson. RSVP by Sept. 16 to Eddie Gray (615) 969-0588; Elise Rawlings Scott (615) 446-6328; or Harriet Walker Hinkle (615) 478-5565.
American Legion Post 115 Auxiliary Unit 115 will hold its monthly meeting on Sept. 26 starting with a buffet meal at 6:30 pm. For information call Robert Wenck at (615) 446-7974
The GFWC Dickson County Woman's Club is sponsoring the 44th annual Christmas in the Country on Saturday, Nov. 2 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 3 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Dickson County High School, 509 Henslee Dr. in Dickson. Admission is $2. Proceeds go to annual scholarships and other community projects. For information email email@example.com or call Pat Bomba at (615) 804-8420.
The Dickson County Democrats meet the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at TriStar Bank in the Fourth Floor Community Room. For information contact Ashley Peters at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Christopher Strong Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution meets the first Thursday of February, 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.
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 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.
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.
The Dickson branch of the NAACP will meet on the first Monday of every month at 6 p.m. at St. James AME Church on Rickert Street in Dickson. For information contact Jimmy Overton, president at (615) 414-6412 or Bessie Hannah, secretary (615) 446-4185 or email dicksoncountynaacpatgmail.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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