May is Sports & Recreation Month

FUN THINGS TO DO
in Cherokee County Alabama
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Cherokee Rock Village
Lookout Mountain Ridge
Rock climbing, hiking & primitive camping
County Road 70 * Sand Rock, Alabama

YELLOW CREEK 2

Yellow Creek Falls
Hwy 273 * Leesburg, AL

Weiss Lake Sunset 1

Weiss Lake
30,200 acres
4 free public access areas & 13 privately run marinas
“Crappie Capital of the World”

LRC Falls (3)

Little River Canyon Falls
13601 AL Hwy 35

LR Falls & Cornwall Aug 2017 079

Cornwall Furnace
5 1/2 acre park, nature trail & picnic pavilion
Located off Hwy 9 East
Cedar Bluff, Alabama

Terrapin Creek
Canoeing, Kayaking & Fly Fishing
Over 50 feet wide with 14 miles of floatable water
Located on Highway 9 South between Centre and Piedmont

411 Drive Inn

411 Drive In Theater
Twin Screens/Latest Releases
300 County Road 265
Centre, AL 35960
256-927-2855

Chattokee Lodge
Chattokee Lodge, LLC
Hunting Lodge
1877 Alabama Hwy 35
Gaylesville, AL 35973
256-422-3354

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Cherokee County Country Club
270 County Road 379
Centre, AL 35960
256-927-5070

Museum
Cherokee County Historical Museum
101 E Main Street
Centre, AL 35960
256-927-7835

Cherokee County Public Library
Cherokee County Public Library
310 Mary Street
Centre, AL 35960
256-927-5838

Indian Mountain ATV Park

11620 County Road 8

Piedmont, AL 36272

256-300-1223

http://www.indianmtnatvpark.com

Canyon Center
Little River Canyon Center
Concerts & Events
4322 Little River Trail NE
Fort Payne, AL 35967
256-845-3548

LRCNP3
Little River Canyon National Preserve
Rim Road ( CR 275/176)

LRC Falls 5
Martha’s Falls
Hiking (Hwy 35)

LRC Mouth Park 1
Mouth Park
Hiking & Swimming ( CR 275)
256-845-7213

Orbix Hot Glass
Glass Blowing & Gallery
3869 County Road 275
Fort Payne, AL 35967
256-523-3188

Redneck Yacht Club & Kayak Rental
3850 County Road 175
Piedmont, AL 36272
256-505-8690

Rome Braves
Rome Braves
755 Braves Blvd
Rome, GA 30161
706-378-5104

Award 4 Pirates Bay Water Park

Pirate’s Bay Water Park at Chesnut Bay Resort

4507 County Road 147  *   Leesburg, AL

256-61-8442

Weiss Lake Dam  Public Fishing Pier

2500 County Road 20
Leesburg, AL 35983
256-526-8467

Weiss Water Sports
Weiss Water Sports
Jet Ski & Boat Rentals
Greg Leath
256-484-9999

Each municipality in Cherokee County has a lot to do !

Cedar Bluff
Baseball Field
Town Park
Pavilion, Playground & Walking Track

Centre
City Park
Pavilion, Playground, Pool,
Tennis Courts
City Softball Complex
Baseball, Soccer & Walking Track
J W Hampton Baseball Field

Leesburg
Softball Fields
Town Park & Pavilion
Leesburg Landing
Lake Access, Walking Track &
Pavilion

Sand Rock
Baseball & Softball Fields
Town Park
Pavilion , Playground Walking Track
Soccer Fields
Tennis Courts

Cherokee County Geo-Tour
http://cherokee-chamber.org/visitors/outdoor-amusement

Bird Watching
alabamabirdingtrails.com

 

info@cherokee-chamber.org
256-927-8455
http://www.cherokee-chamber.org

Cherokee County Public Library

Visit our website at https://cherokeecountypubliclibrary.org/ 

Find us on Facebook @ Cherokee County Public Library!

  1. Green Bag Lunch returns May 20 at 12:00 pm. Just bring your lunch; we’ve got drinks and desserts.
  2. Rainwater Harvesting & Building Rain Barrels with Alabama Cooperative Extension Agent Rhonda Britton
  1. The Sew Joyful Quilters return Thursday, April 22, from 10 am -12 pm
  2. Good News: We Are Fine Free in 2021!
  3. Which means you will no longer receive a daily fine on overdue items.
  4. You are still responsible for returning your items because we need our books back.
  5. After materials are 30 days overdue, they will be considered lost, and the patron will be charged a replacement cost. If the materials are returned in the same condition as when checked out, the replacement cost will be waived. For more information, call 256-927-5838.
  6. eBooks: Cherokee County Public Library has joined with other libraries around the state to access eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines powered by Overdrive. This shared collection is called Camellia Net.
  7. To sign in, visit ESERVICES on our website: https://cherokeecountypubliclibrary.org/
  8. For more information, you are welcome to call 256-927-5838 or email at ccplincentre@gmail.com
  1. Reading Around Book Club meets on the first Monday of the month, April 5, at 11 am
  2. Centre Career Center: Career Specialist Andre Mitchell will be at the library on Tuesdays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm to assist in your job search needs. Call 256-927-5838 for information.
  3. TAB (Teen Advisory Board) meets the first Monday of the month
    1. For more information, call 256-927-5838.
  4. Kids & Kin: A Statewide supportive program for anyone caring for a relative’s children. Everyone is welcome! Contact Larinda Garrett at 334-465-0099 for more info.

Meetings are from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm.

  1. April 27 How to Raise a Voter
  2. May  11 What Summer Slide Actually Means
  1. Chair Yoga: Need a stretch? Meets the 2nd and 3rd Friday of each month 11:45 am – 12 pm. Next meetings are on May 14 and May 21. No special skill or clothing needed!
  2. Dig into your family’s roots with Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org – free, in our genealogy room! Use your free FamilySearch.org account here at the library and gain access to records that are unavailable on your home computer.
  3.  Get free auto repair information from the ChiltonLibrary database. Go to our online catalog at https://cherokeecountypubliclibrary.org/ and click on the “links” tab.

Pfizer Vaccine

Floyd Cherokee has the Pfizer vaccine, and is taking appointments for 16 years old and up.

FCMC Medical Center will be doing vaccines on Monday and Friday.  Please call 256 927 1301 to make an appointment.

Floyd Primary Care at 395 Northwood Drive is taking appointments on Wed and Fridays.  Please call 256 927 4900 to make an appointment. 

4/13/2021

Cherokee County Country Club

It’s a beautiful day to be outside! If you like to play golf, check out our local golf course.

Cherokee County Country Club – a semi-private golf course located in Centre, AL

Visitors can pay to play

  • Par 71 course
  • 6088 yards blue tees
  • 5491 yards white tees
  • 4777 yards gold tees
  • 4663 yards red tees

Website: www.ccccgolf.com


Course available to rent for private tournaments. 256-927-5070
270 County Road 382, Centre, AL  35960

Cherokee Co Public Library

The library will be closed for Good Friday, April 2.

Visit our website at https://cherokeecountypubliclibrary.org/ 

Find us on Facebook @ Cherokee County Public Library!

  1. The Sew Joyful Quilters return Thursday, April 8 from 10 AM -12 PM
  2. Good News: We Are Fine Free in 2021!
  3. Which means you will no longer receive a daily fine on overdue items.
  4. You are still responsible for returning your items because we need our books back.
  5. After materials are 30 days overdue, they will be considered lost, and the patron will be       charged a replacement cost. If the materials are returned in the same condition as when       checked out, the replacement cost will be waived. For more information, call 256-927-5838.
  6. eBooks: Cherokee County Public Library has joined with other libraries around the state to access eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines powered by Overdrive. This shared collection is called Camellia Net.
  7. To sign in , visit ESERVICES on our website :https://cherokeecountypubliclibrary.org/
  8. For more information, you are welcome to call 256-927-5838 or email at ccplincentre@gmail.com
  1. Reading Around Book Club meets on the first Monday of the month, April 5, at 11 AM
  2. Centre Career Center: Career Specialist Andre Mitchell will be at the library onTuesdays from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM to assist in your job search needs. Call 256-927-5838 for information.
  3. TAB (Teen Advisory Board) meets the first Monday of the month
    1. For more information call 256-927-5838.
  4. Kids & Kin: A Statewide supportive program for anyone caring for a relative’s children. Everyone is welcome! Contact Larinda Garrett at 334-465-0099 for more info. Meetings are from 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM.
  1. April 13 How to potty train children with special needs
  2. April 27 How to Raise a Voter
  1. Chair Yoga: Need a stretch? Meets the 2nd and 3rd Friday of each month 11:45 AM – 12 PM. Next meetings are April 9 and April 16. No special skill or clothing needed!
  2. Dig into your family’s roots with Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org – free, in our genealogy room! Use your free FamilySearch.org account here at the library and gain access to records that are unavailable on your home computer.
  3.  Get free auto repair information from the ChiltonLibrary database. Go to our online catalog at https://cherokeecountypubliclibrary.org/ and click on the “links” tab.

April is Realtors, Storage, Moving & Construction Month

American Auctioneers LLC

American Auctioneers LLC

1033 West Main Street Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-5263

Baker Land Surveying

225 County Road 475 Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-2795

Bartley Realty LLC

Bartley Realty LLC

1805 West Main Street 4 Sunflower Court Centre, AL 35960

(256) 996-3445

Ben Richardson Whitetail Properties

Ben Richardson Whitetail Properties
256-391-2107

Cherokee Estates

460 Northwood Drive Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-2799

Cherokee Plaza -Real Estate Southeast, LL

Cherokee Plaza -Real Estate Southeast, LL

750 Cherokee Avenue Centre, AL 35960

(334) 491-6201

Chesnut Bay Resort

Chesnut Bay Resort

4480 County Road 44 Leesburg, AL 35983-4818

(256) 526-7778

Etowah Cherokee Association of REALTORS

600 S 5th Street Gadsden, AL 35901

(256) 543-7987

Hometown Storage

115 Chesnut Bypass Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-6855

LakeWeissAlabama.Com Real Estate Services

LakeWeissAlabama.Com Real Estate Services

3545 AL Hwy 9 Cedar Bluff, AL 35959

(256) 557-6555

Laura St Clair – Weiss Lake Realty

Laura St Clair - Weiss Lake Realty

200 East Main Street Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-2220

Maximum One Alabama Realtors

4813 Summer Place Road Cedar Bluff, AL 35959

(256) 459-2370

Nowak Land Surveying, LLC

12030 AL Hwy 9 South Centre, AL 35960

(256) 523-8994

Pine View Crossing Apartments

1052 Bay Springs Road Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-4116

Swafford Auction Group

Swafford Auction Group

1008 West Main Street Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-8900

The Bluffs Development of Weiss

The Bluffs Development of Weiss

278 County Road 767 Cedar Bluff, AL 35959

(404) 421-6946

Three River Realty

Three River Realty

3545 Cedar Bluff Road Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-3707

Weiss Lake Alabama Realty – Tressie Young

Weiss Lake Alabama Realty - Tressie Young

1496 Chesnut Bypass Centre, AL 35960

(256) 557-1365

Weiss Lake Properties

1460 A West Main Street Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-9822

Weiss Lake Realty

Weiss Lake Realty

200 East Main Street Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-2220

Weiss Lake Storage, LLC #1

355 Industrial Park Drive Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-7828

Weiss Lake Storage, LLC #2

355 Industrial Park Drive Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-7828

ALA-COOL Heating,Cooling

80 Elm Street Leesburg, AL 35983

1-888-442-7417

Crane Excavating, Inc.

2025 Rock Quarry Road Leesburg, AL 35983

(256) 526-8216

Danny’s Builders Supply

Danny's Builders Supply

1955 West Main Street Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-3635

Dodd Construction

Dodd Construction

208 Northwood Drive Centre, AL 35960

(256) 523-1427

Ellis Brothers Grading

7065 AL Highway 9 South Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-5591

Gossett Sheet Metal

1750 West Main Street Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-3920

H & L Smith, LLC

H & L Smith, LLC

322 Summer Breeze Drive Cedar Bluff, AL 35959

(404) 312-9149

Kerr’s Redi-Mix, Inc.

Kerr's Redi-Mix, Inc.

2160 West Main Street Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-3530

McKinney Construction LLC

175 Industrial Park Dr. Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-2020

Mountain Lakes Restoration

161 West Main Street Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-9658

R B Roofing & Renovations

12267 Hwy 9 Cedar Bluff, AL 35959

(678) 685-1574

Webb Concrete & Building Materials

Webb Concrete & Building Materials

1414 East Main Street Centre, AL 35960

(256) 927-4778

Weiss Roofing & Construction

Centre, AL 35960

(256) 706-5453

Cherokee Village Assisted Living and Specialty Care Assisted Living

Cherokee Village Specialty Care Assisted Living is now doing admissions for families who are looking for a safe, secure, worry -free environment for a loved one to live.   We are also happy to report that families and visitors are now coming for in-room visits, with Covid 19 guidelines in place.   

We give you the support you need to enjoy life to its fullest!   Cherokee Village has been providing quality care for people for many years.   And is known for the compassionate caregivers that are staffed at the facility who provide assistance with the activities of daily living, including meals, grooming, bathing, and medication administration by licensed nurses.   

 If a person is no longer able to live alone, or if they just want to live in a place where they can be around other people and enjoy the many activities that are provided at Cherokee Village, it may just the thing your family is looking for to give your loved one a new place to live.   So that you all can have that peace of mind and enjoy a better quality of life.       

*Private rooms for couples or individuals.      

*Entertainment and activities are scheduled daily,  activity coordinator on staff, chaplain, and volunteers all provide numerous activities and events; beauty shop with licensed cosmetologist; bingo, dominoes, crafts, musical specials, resident’s council meetings, holiday activities, and many more fun things to keep a person engaged and  enjoying life.  Screen porch and courtyard for outdoors enjoyment.   

*All services are provided by private pay; the Veteran’s Administration may assist with financial for qualified vets, or if a person has long term care insurance policy.  

*Independent Living is also available at Cherokee Village Independent Living Apartments as well.   Studio apartments with 1 or 2 rooms.    Tenants must be able to provide all of their own care.  Meal service and housekeeping services are available with this option. 

Susan Hincy, Manager/ALA,  at 256-927-4307

Call  for more information on specialty care assisted living  and to see if Cherokee Village may  be able to meet the needs of your loved one.   We will send you a brochure if you request one.   


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Cherokee Village Assisted Living and Specialty Care Assisted Living

Cherokee County Public Library

Visit our website at https://cherokeecountypubliclibrary.org/ 

Find us on Facebook @ Cherokee County Public Library!

Cherokee County Public Library is still practicing social distancing:

  • Check our website for social distancing guidelines.
  1. Centre Career Center: Career Specialist Andre Mitchell will be at the library Tuesday, March 9 & 16 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM to assist in your job search needs. Call 256-927-5838 for information.
  2. Chair Yoga has returned with Linda Abernathy every 2nd and 3rd Friday of every month from  11:45-12:00.
  3. March 12th & March 19th
  4. Good News: We Are Going Fine Free in 2021!
    1. Which means you will no longer receive a daily fine on overdue items.
    1. You are still responsible for returning your items, and we need our books back.
    1. After materials are 30 days overdue, they will be considered lost, and the patron will be charged a replacement cost. If the materials are returned in the same condition as when checked out, the replacement cost will be waived. For more information, call 256-927-5838.
  • Cherokee County Public Library has joined with other libraries around the state to access eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines powered by Overdrive. This shared collection is called Camellia Net.
    • For more information, you are welcome to call 256-927-5838 or email at ccplincentre@gmail.com.

5. Storytime: Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:30-10:30

  • Space is limited, and you must reserve a spot to attend.
    • Call 256-927-5838 or PM on Facebook to make reservations.

6. Kids & Kin: with Larinda Garrett, 334-465-0099 for more information. This is a statewide support program for anyone caring for relative’s children. 10:30 AM-12:00 PM

  • March 9—Addressing Homelessness: The Role of the Early Childhood Educator
    • March 23-Through Your Child’s eyes

7. Reading Around Book Club:  meets on the first Monday of the month, April 5, at 11 AM.

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org—free, in our genealogy room!

  • Use your FamilySearch.org account here at the library and gain access to records that are unavailable on your home computer.
  • Check our Facebook page for updates.

Cherokee Co Public Library

Visit our website at https://cherokeecountypubliclibrary.org/ 

Find us on Facebook @ Cherokee County Public Library!

Cherokee County Public Library is still practicing social distancing:

  • Check our website for social distancing guidelines.
  1. Centre Career Center: Career Specialist Andre Mitchell will be at the library Tuesday, March 9 & 16 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM to assist in your job search needs. Call 256-927-5838 for information.
  2. Chair Yoga has returned with Linda Abernathy every 2nd and 3rd Friday of every month from  11:45-12:00.
  3. March 12th & March 19th
  4. Good News: We Are Going Fine Free in 2021!
    1. Which means you will no longer receive a daily fine on overdue items.
    1. You are still responsible for returning your items, and we need our books back.
    1. After materials are 30 days overdue, they will be considered lost, and the patron will be charged a replacement cost. If the materials are returned in the same condition as when checked out, the replacement cost will be waived. For more information, call 256-927-5838.
  • Cherokee County Public Library has joined with other libraries around the state to access eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines powered by Overdrive. This shared collection is called Camellia Net.
  • To sign in, visit  E-SERVICES on our website: https://cherokeecountypubliclibrary.org/
  • For more information, you are welcome to call 256-927-5838 or email at ccplincentre@gmail.com.

5. Storytime: Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:30-10:30

  • Space is limited, and you must reserve a spot to attend.
  • Call 256-927-5838 or PM on Facebook to make reservations.

6. Kids & Kin: with Larinda Garrett, 334-465-0099 for more information. This is a statewide support program for anyone caring for relative’s children. 10:30 AM-12:00 PM

  • March 9—Addressing Homelessness: The Role of the Early Childhood Educator
  • March 23-Through Your Child’s eyes

7. Reading Around Book Club:  meets on the first Monday of the month, April 5, at 11 AM.

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org—free, in our genealogy room!

  • Use your FamilySearch.org account here at the library and gain access to records that are unavailable on your home computer.
  • Check our Facebook page for updates.