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Contact event organizers for updates about postponements and cancellations.

 

Car Seat Checkup Events will be held July 13-15 from 2-4 p.m. The sites are: July 13 - Ashland City Elementary S.T.E.M. Academy, 108 Elizabeth St.; July 14 - Pegram Elementary Fine Art Magnet, 4552 Dogwood Lane; July 15 - Pleasant View Elementary School, 2625 Church St. The events are hosted by the Cheatham County Sheriff’s Office and the Cheatham County School District. Pre-registration is not required for the free events. Car seats will be inspected for any manufacturer recalls and examined for proper installation by certified technicians.

 

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.

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.

The 1970 Cheatham County Central High School class reunion has been postponed until 2021 because of coronavirus concerns. Contact Danny Morris at (731) 225-5438 or danmorris44@charter.net or Sharon Cox at (615) 934-3919 with contact information.

American Rosie the Riveter Association is trying to locate women who worked on the home front during World War II. The non-profit association would like to acknowledge these women with a certificate and have their stories placed in our archives in Birmingham, Ala. If you are a woman (or descendant of a woman) who worked during World War II, go to www.rosietheriveter.net, call 1-888-557-6743 or email americanrosietheriveter2@yahoo.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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