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UCHRA Commodities Distribution

Jun 11, 2015
1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
UCHRA Office 726 S Congress Blvd

The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) will hold a commodities distribution for DeKalb County, Thursday, June 11, 2015 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the UCHRA Office 726 S Congress Blvd, Smithville, TN
Everyone must present a valid UCHRA commodity card in order to receive commodities. To sign up or reprint lost commodities cards contact your local UCHRA office.

The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, color, national origin, religion, or disability in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services or activities.

DCHS Tiger and Lady Tiger Basketball Camp of Champions

Jun 15, 2015 to Jun 18, 2015
8:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.
DCHS Gymnasium

June 15-18, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
DCHS Gymnasium
Ages 5-14

To provide each camper with a positive, fun-filled learning experience. The camp is designed to teach the fundamentals of basketball and give campers added game experience, while emphasizing teamwork and competition in a fun environment.

Fee of $60.00 covers the entire cost of all instruction. Each additional child from a family will cost $30.00. Each camper will receive a T-shirt. Competitive contests will be held each day to allow campers to earn prizes and rewards. Campers will have the opportunity to compete against other players in game situations and shooting competitions. Camp will be divided into age groups and ability groups.

You can register for camp June 1-3 at DCHS Gymnasium. Coach Martin and Coach Cope will be there from 8-5 on those days. Late Registrations will be June 15 at 7:30 AM and will cost $75.00. By registering early it allows 2 weeks to complete each campers shirt order.

The $60.00 MUST BE paid at time of registration.

Director: Lynus Martin and Joe Pat Cope
Staff: County and Area Coaches

Campers Name: ________________________________________

Age: ____________ Grade (next year): ____________

Address: ______________________________________________

Phone: ____________________________ T-Shirt Size (Circle): YS YM YL S M L XL

I understand that the applicant will be engaging in physical activity during the camp, which contains and inherent risk of physical injury. The undersigned assumes the risk and releases Tiger Basketball Camp, the director, the coaches, and the employees from any/all liability for personal injury arising out of the applicant’s participation in the Basketball Camp Program.

PARENT’S SIGNATURE: __________________________________________________________

UT Extension Canning Classes Offered

Jun 6, 2015
9:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
DeKalb County Complex kitchen

UT Extension Canning Classes Offered

The UT Extension office will be offering canning classes at the DeKalb County Complex kitchen during the month of June. Cost per class is $50 and covers all materials and supplies as well as the canning book So Easy to Preserve. The instructor for the classes will be UT Extension Agent Dr. April Martin. Classes will cover canning basics including using a water bath canner and pressure canner. Participants will make jelly, canned tomatoes and green beans. There are three dates to choose from:

Saturday, June 6: 9:30—4:00 P.M.
Thursday, June 11: 9:30—4:00 P.M.
Thursday, June 25: 9:30—4:00 P.M.

A minimum of 4 participants per class is required to hold each class. Payment must be received within 4 business days of the class.
For more information, call 597-4945. Fees can be paid at the UT Extension Office located in the DeKalb County Complex building.

Justin Potter Library’s Summer Reading Program

May 28, 2015 to Jun 22, 2015
Justin Potter Library

Justin Potter Library’s 2015 Summer Reading Program “Every Hero Has a Story!”

Registration for the Summer Reading Club & Read-to-me Club begins on May 28th and will run through June 22nd. Children set their own reading goal and will receive a participation certificate.

Justin Potter Library’s program includes the following events:

•Thursday, May 28th at 2:00 pm – Explore the Science of Superheroes with our “Super Scientist” Mr. Rich
•Thursday, June 4th at 2:00 pm – Visit our Superhero Stations and become your own hero
•Thursday, June 11th at 2:00 pm – Soar into Reading with Snowbird
•Saturday, June 13th at 10:00 am – Celebrate Hometown Heroes at National Get Outdoors Day
10:00 am – Meet with Hometown Heroes at Evins Park
11:00 am – Book talk with Mary Evins at Justin Potter Library
•Thursday, June 18th at 2:00 pm – Healthy Heroes Activity Time
•Monday, June 22nd at 3:00 pm – Summer Reading Finale Party - NHECM presents Underdogs in the animal kingdom

Branch Library Events:
• Alexandria - Wednesday, June 3rd, 10th & 17th at 2:00 pm - Story & Activity Time
• Liberty - Friday, June 5th at 2:00 pm - Story & Activity Time

For more information, call Justin Potter Library at 615-597-4359

DeKalb Animal Coalition Presents "Fish on the Steeple"

May 30, 2015
7:00 p.m.
DeKalb County Complex, History Room

DeKalb Animal Coalition Presents "Fish on the Steeple" with DeKalb County Historian Thomas G. Webb on Saturday, May 30 at 7:00 p.m. at the DeKalb County Complex, History Room. Admission is $10 per person. Light refreshments will be available. Proceeds from this evening's entertainment will go toward building a new animal shelter for our community. All contributions are tax deductible. Learn about the book that scandalized Smithville in the 1930's. Learn the identity of Smithville's citizens upon whom the books characters were based. Learn why the book was banned (and barred) in some circles. Take a look at 1930's Smithville.

Liberty Yard Sales

Jun 4, 2015 to Jun 6, 2015

The Liberty Senior Citizens will be having a Fundraiser Yard Sale Thursday and Friday June 4 & 5 from 8:00 a.m. until ? Come see us
" you never know what treasures you'll find"

Meanwhile, the Town of Liberty's Annual Yardsale will be June 6 from 7:30 a.m. until? rain or shine, no commercial vendors please....

HG Staffing has Immediate Openings at Shiroki

May 12, 2015 to May 31, 2015
Shiroki North America

HG Staffing has immediate openings available on the first and second shift at Shiroki North America in Smithville. New employees are eligible for full time employment after 90 days. New employees get pay raises after 90 days. Employees work 40 plus hours per week. Apply at the UCHRA office in Smithville on Tuesdays from 9-11 a.m. Call HG Staffing at 931-743-6627 or 615-215-1482 to arrange an appointment or for more information.

Keith and Wilson Family Reunion

Jun 7, 2015
Green Brook Park

The Keith and Wilson Family Reunion will be Sunday, June 7 at Green Brook Park .Bring a covered dish and plan to stay all day. Anyone related to the families are welcome to attend.


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