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Contact event organizers for updates about postponements and cancellations.

 

The 1970 Cheatham County Central High School class reunion has been postponed to Friday, July 31 because of coronavirus concerns. It will take place in the old school gym. Contact Danny Morris at (731) 225-5438 or danmorris44@charter.net or Sharon Cox at (615) 934-3919 with contact information.

Red Cross blood drive will be held Monday, June 29 from 12:30-6:30 p.m. at Pleasant View United Methodist Church, 2621 Church St. in Pleasant View. For a limited time, the Red Cross is testing all blood, platelet and plasma donations for COVID-19 antibodies. COVID-19 antibody test results will be available within 7-10 days. The Red Cross is not testing donors to diagnose illness, referred to as a diagnostic test. To make an appointment to donate blood, go to the Red Cross app, RedCrossBlood.org, or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

 

Free Grocery Giveaway will be held Thursday, July 2 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Mt. Hebron Community Church, 2070 Mosley Ferry Rd. in Chapmansboro.

 

Cheatham County Coalition meetings will be held July 27, Aug. 24, Sept. 28, Oct. 26 and Nov. 23 from 6-7 p.m. at the David McCullough Community Room, 334 Frey St. in Ashland City. Meetings are open to the public. For information contact Carlie Rhodes at (615) 246-8075.

 

Cheatham County Central High School 1970 Class Reunion will be held Saturday, Aug. 1. Send contact information to Sharon Morris Cox at (615) 934-3919 or scox327@comcast.net.

Colby’s Army Third Annual Pasture Putt Putt Golf and Games will be held Aug. 29-30 from 4-8 p.m. each day at the learning center facility at 1394 George Boyd Rd. in Ashland City. Lawn games such as croquet, lawn bowling and corn hole will be available to play, as well as food for purchase and facility tours. Colby’s Army helps children and adults with life challenges such as autism, Down syndrome, homelessness, depression, anxiety, cerebral palsy, PTSD, and development delay. For more information, contact Lisa Wysocky at lisa@colbysarmy.org.

Leadership Cheatham County is now accepting applications for its next class. For information or to get an application, go to www.leadershipcheatham.org.

 

TN Achieves is recruiting volunteer mentors to provide a local support system to every TN Promise applicant in the Class of 2021. Mentors work with a small group of three to seven students as they transition from high school to college. Mentors complete a training course in person or online. To apply to mentor students, go to tnAchieves.org or contact Graham Thomas at (615) 604-1306.

 

The Cheatham County Historical and Genealogical Association meets the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Cheatham County Public Library, 188 John E. Mayfield Dr. in Ashland City. Presentations are given during the April, July and October meetings. Anyone interested in the history of the area is welcome to attend. For information, email cchga007@bellsouth.net or go to the website at https://cheathamcountyhistory.weebly.com.

To submit items for the calendar, e-mail them to news@cheathamcountyexchange.com. Deadline for items to be submitted is Thursday before publication. Items for the calendar will not be taken over the phone. The Cheatham County Exchange reserves the right to reject items deemed not appropriate for the calendar.

 

 

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