Olive Branch Cemetery Day
A Cemetery Day is at Olive Branch Cemetery on Friday, August 5. A potluck meal is at noon. Those who cannot attend, please mail donations to Earl Davis, 1800 Highway 140 N., Cottage Grove TN. 38224.
County Budget Committee to Meet
Due to a scheduling conflict, the County Budget Committee will meet the fourth Thursday of this month instead of the third Thursday. The meeting is July 28 at 2 p.m. in the conference room of the County Complex.
Carroll County Commission Meets Monthly
Carroll County Commission meets the second Monday of each month, 7 p.m., in the Conference Room of the Carroll County Office Complex, High Street, Huntingdon. There are no meetings in December, February, and July.
New Beginnings Church Free Block Party
New Beginnings Assembly of God Church presents a block party July 30 at 5 p.m. There will be carnival games, popcorn, cotton candy, popsicles, hot dogs, lemonade, and water — free for all attendees. The block party is at New Beginnings Church at 321 Magnolia Avenue in McKenzie.
School Supplies Giveaway
The Huntingdon Elks Lodge #2152, 150 Elks Lodge Road, Huntingdon, hosts its third annual Back to School Supplies Giveaway – Open to all Carroll County Students. Thursday, July 28, 5-7 p.m., Friday, July 29, 1-4 p.m., Saturday, July 30, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. For more information, contact Mitzi Marshall 937-459-2925 or the Lodge at 731-986-5641.
Adult Education Classes
Huntingdon Location - Adult Education Building, 14155 Paris Street. Office hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Classes are offered for one-on-one instruction on Mondays, 1 to 4 p.m. and Thursdays, 9 a.m. to noon. For more information, phone 731-364-5481.
Carroll County Senior Choir
The Senior Choir is seeking new members who enjoy singing. The choir sings on Mondays at one of the retirement homes in the county. For more information, phone 731-986-1985.
McKenzie Farmers Market
McKenzie Farmers Market is open Saturdays at 8 a.m., 2431 Cedar Street, in downtown McKenzie. The former Studebaker dealership was converted to an indoor/outdoor farmers market and allows area citizens to sell their homemade and homegrown foods and other products.
It is open every Saturday morning through October. Also visit on Tuesday afternoons, 2-6 p.m. Watch for special children’s activities sponsored by the Carroll County 4-H and Agriculture Extension Service.
Admission is free. The facility is sponsored by the City of McKenzie. For vendor information, phone City Hall at 731-352-2292.
McKenzie City Council Meets Monthly
The McKenzie City Council meets at 6 p.m. the second Thursday of each month.