Events

Free Summer Breakfast/ Lunch Program and Activities

Inter-City Ministries and Mayfield Church of Christ in partnership with Fayette County Head Start is providing a time of fun and games for local youths on Mondays - Fridays, 8 - 11:30 a.m., beginning June 4 - Aug. 3. Breakfast and lunch will be provided for participants. The event will be held at the Fayette County Head Start Center, located in the former West Highland School building at 631 1st St. SW in Fayette. Transportation will be provided if reasonable. Anyone 18 years old and under is welcome to attend.

CONCERT AT SHEPHERD HILL OPRY

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Shepherd Hill Opry in Samantha will host a concert on Saturday, June 2 at 6:30 p.m. featuring Bill Mullis from Brunswick, Georgia. Mullis is a seasoned songwriter, recording artist, and  2005 - 06 Nominee for the Christian Country Music Associations “Music Evangelist of the Year”  winning the award in 2007. This is a free event. For more information, visit the website goodshepherdfound.org/concert-on-the-hill call (205) 233-3794 or email at info@goodshepherdfound.org

 

Lion Pride Band Foundation Swamp John's Fund Raiser

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The Hubbertville Lion Pride Band Foundation will be hosting a Swamp John's Dinner on Wednesday, June 6 from 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. at the Hubbertville School pavilion. Plates are $11 each and consist of your choice of fish, shrimp or chicken served with fries, coleslaw, hushpuppies, sliced onion, pickles and tea. Walk-ins are welcome. Dine-in or carryout. All proceeds will go toward purchasing new musical instruments and band room fixtures. Come out and support the Lion Pride Band! For more information, call (205) 487-2845.

 

RESTORATION SPRINGS OPEN HOUSE

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Please join the Will Bright Foundation as we celebrate  Restoration Springs’ Open House! Come tour our beautiful facilities, Sunday, June 10 from 3 - 5. In honor of this being Will’s birthday, we will be serving hotdogs, birthday cake and cokes. Feel free to bring a fishing pole too! RSVP (205) 999-5576. Restoration Springs is located at 777 Oak Grove Road, Fayette.

 

EPD CATTLE PROGRAM AT FAYETTE EXTENSION OFFICE

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The Fayette County Extension Office will offer a program regarding interpreting estimated progeny difference (EPDs) for beef cattle. The program will be held at the Fayette County Extension Office on Tuesday, June 12, from 6 - 8 p.m. Dr. Lisa Kriese-Anderson will be the featured speaker. Dr. Kriese-Anderson is an Animal Science Extension Specialist and Associate Professor in the Department of Animal Science at Auburn University. She will explain how to properly interpret EPDs. She will also discuss beef cattle selection based on EPDs and the use of genomically enhanced EPDs.