Justin Potter Library’s Book Sale will start on February 23rd and will continue through Saturday, March 24th. There will be books, audio books, videos and magazines for sale at great prices. The library is accepting donations of books and movies that are in good condition for the book sale. We request no textbooks, magazines or encyclopedias, please. Come by and check out what the libraries have to offer. For additional information, contact Justin Potter Library at 615-597-4359 or visit us on Facebook and the website at dekalblibraries.net.
ARE YOU RAISING A RELATIVE CHILD OR NEED HOUSING ASSISTANCE?
For more information on housing assistance and/or support while raising a relative child, please contact Melissa Allison at the Upper Cumberland Development District toll free at 1-877-275-8233.
A support group meeting will be held for relatives that are caring for relative children. This meeting will be held at the Fiddlers Annex, 125 Fiddler Drive, Smithville, TN 37166, Wednesday, February 28, 2018, from 1:00 – 2:00pm.
For housing assistance while caring for relative child, contact Myra Walker at 931-432-4111.
THP will be conducting a SEATBELT CHECKPOINT on Friday, February 23rd on State Route 146.
The Smithville Volunteer Fire Department will host a new fire truck dedication and 80th anniversary celebration on Sunday, February 25 from 2-4 p.m. at the Smithville Fire Hall. Everyone is invited to attend.
Smithville Elementary Upcoming Events for February 2018
February 1-February 23 Yearbook Sale-the price is $27.
Thursday, February 1 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Family Reading Night (held in the SES library)
Friday, February 2 Six Flags Reading logs are due for those that are participating – turn logs in to Mrs. Beth Cantrell
Wednesday, February 7 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Family Reading Night (held in the SES library)
Thursday, February 8 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Family Reading Night (held in the SES library)
Tuesday, February 13 7:00 am In School Banking
Wednesday, February 14 Valentine Parties, begin at 1:15 pm
Wednesday, February 14 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Family Reading Night (held in the SES library)
Thursday, February 15 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Family Reading Night (held in the SES library)
Monday, February 19 Presidents’ Day, No School
Wednesday, February 21 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Family Reading Night (held in the SES library)
Thursday, February 22 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Family Reading Night (held in the SES library)
February 26-March 2 Dr. Seuss Week
The DeKalb County Reagan Day Dinner will be Thursday, March 8 at 6:00pm at the Dekalb County Community Complex. The keynote speaker will be
Congressman Marsha Blackburn. Tickets are $30.00 per person or $250.00 per table of 6. Tickets are available at the law office of Mingy Bryant on the square in Smithville
If you never completed high school and would like to obtain an equivalency diploma you have that opportunity.
Free High School Equivalency (Hi-Set) Classes are held on Mondays and Thursdays from 3:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the County Complex at 722 South Congress Boulevard. Enter through the UT Extension/Motlow College Corridor, Room 119. Mary Anne Carpenter is the class instructor. On-line classes are also available.
Student registration is conducted on Mondays, beginning at 3:30 pm and then again on Tuesdays starting at 8:30 am – 12:00pm. The Toll Free phone number is: 855-516-0160.
L.B.J. & C. Head Start is currently accepting applications to provide free comprehensive child development services to children 3-5 years of age from low-income families in a full-day program. Services are also offered to meet the special needs of children with disabilities. L.B.J. & C. Head Start helps all children succeed.
L.B.J. & C. Head Start provides children with activities that help them grow mentally, socially, emotionally, and physically. The L.B.J. & C. Head Start recognizes that, as parents, you are the first and most important teachers of your children. They will welcome your involvement in L.B.J. & C. Head Start activities and will work as partners with you to help your child and family progress. Children who attend L.B.J. & C. Head Start participates in a variety of educational activities, receive free medical and dental care, free healthy meals and snacks, and enjoy playing indoors and outdoors in a safe environment.
L.B.J. & C. Head Start staff members will offer your child love, acceptance, understanding, and the opportunity to learn and to experience success.
For more information contact the Smithville Head Start Center at 615-597-5168.
2606 McMinnville Hwy
Smithville, TN 37166
Phone: 615 597-4265
FAX: 615 597-6025