Cherokee County Country Club

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The starting time for the morning group has been moved to 9:00.

They play Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday.

The Thursday morning couples will continue playing

every Thursday at 9:00.

The morning group plays a scramble on Thursday starting at 8:30.

On Saturday mornings there is a scramble that costs $12 and

starts at 9:00.

On Sundays the scramble starts at 2:00.

We will have the Labor Day Breakfast Scramble on Monday, September 5 with breakfast at 7:15 and a shotgun start at 8:00.  Entry fee is $30 per person.  This will include one mulligan and two tee busters (this format was used at the Alabama/Auburn tournament.

We will have another YOU & BUBBA scramble on September 10 starting at 8:00.  The entry fee will be $30.

The James Jackson 2 Person Scramble will be held September 24 and 25.  Saturday’s round will be played here and Sunday’s round will be played at Lafayette.

The senior scrambles for this month will be held on September 12 and September 26.

 COOLER WEATHER IS AHEAD!

 CONDITIONS ARE PERFECT FOR A ROUND OF GOLF!

 

Cherokee Co Public Library

CC Public Library 

Library Press Release               8/24/2016

New Email Address: ccplincentre@gmail.com

Library Closings:       Labor Day, Monday, September 5

Visit our interactive card catalog at www.tinyurl.com/mKofyke to find out about our services, search for a book, and keep up with library events. Or find us on Facebook!           

  1.  Green Bag Lunch Program    Regular programs continue on the third Thursday of the month

Thursday, September 15:  “Organic Gardening and Seed Saving” with Charlotte Hagood,

 Sand Mountain Seed Bank Co-founder.                          12:00 -1:00 P.M.

Just bring your lunch: Drinks and dessert will be here!

Next month: “Fire-Safe Planting” of the with Matt Woodfin of the Forestry Service

Thursday, October 21                   12:00 – 1:00 P.M.

  1. ABCDs of Medicare with Percy Brooks, Tuesday, September 6 at 2 p.m.
  1. Preschool Storytime Programs

Fall Storytime begins September 13, Tuesdays and Thursdays at            9:30 A.M. Songs, music, crafts, and of                                    course, books!

  1. Trace your family tree with the library’s Genealogy Classes

Taught by Jessie Whittaker and Louise Wright

          Six-week Monday sessions are held throughout the year.            The next session begins on Monday, March 13.

Advanced 9:00-10:00; Beginners 10:00-11:00; Trace Your Roots Online (for advanced users) 11:00-12:00

Sign up and materials fee required; call the library for details on the next session.

  1. Drawing Class Thursdays from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.          Bring 2 #2 pencils and an 8 X 10 sketchbook.

For more information, drop by the class or call the library at 256-927-5838.

  1. Sew Joyful Quilting Circle Thursdays from 10:00 AM—12:00 PM
  1. Reading Around Book Club meets the first Tuesday of the month from 2:00-3:00 P.M
  1. Don’t forget—the first seven days of every month are fine-free for books returned in good   Also, check out our Book Sale room for some great bargains!     

 

           

 

         

 

Leesburg Day

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Leesburg Day

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Festivities begin at 8 am

Arts & Crafts, Food, Rides, Music & much more !!!

Come join all the fun

LEESBURG LANDING

100 Riverside Street Leesburg, AL 35983

(256) 526-8890

SEPTEMBER – Festivals & Events Month

2016

Leesburg Day

September 10, 2016

Leesburg Landing  *  Leesburg, AL 35983
(256) 526-8808          http://www.leesburgal.com

Centre Fall Festival

October 1, 2016

City of Centre

401 East Main Street * Centre, AL  35960

256-927-5222 * www.cityofcentre.org

Festivities begin @ 8 am  Parade @ 10 am

Arts & crafts, food, antique cars, rides, music…

411 Yard Sale

Weekend of October 1  2016

Leeds Alabama to Knoxville Tennessee

Hwy 411 passing through Cherokee County

Cherokee County Christmas Parade

 Saturday, December 3,  2016   10am

Main Street Centre, Alabama

Line up 9 am starting at DC Gas

Sponsored by: The Spirit of Cherokee 256-927-8455

2017

Mr & Miss Snowflake Pageant

February 19, 2017

Sponsored by The Spirit of Cherokee

Gadsden State Cherokee Arena

801 Cedar Bluff Road * Centre, AL   35960

256-927-8455

WEIS Radio Spring Singing

Friday, March 10, 2017

Doors open @ 5 pm   Singing starts @ 6:30

Gadsden State Cherokee Arena

801 Cedar Bluff Road * Centre, Alabama   35960

www.weisradio.com

Jerry Baker 256-927-5152

Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

Sat March 4, 2017

6am-noon

First United Methodist Church of Centre Gym

341 W Main St * Centre, Alabama   35960

Tickets $5

 The Taste of Cherokee

May 2, 2017

6 pm

Sponsored by The Spirit of Cherokee

Gadsden State Cherokee

801 Cedar Bluff Road  * Centre, Alabama   35960

Tickets $10

256-927-8455

Cedar Bluff Liberty Day

July 1,   2017

 Fireworks over Weiss Lake  @  9 PM

Town of Cedar Bluff

3420 Spring Street * Cedar Bluff , AL  35959

www.cedarbluff-al.org *  256-779-6121

Weiss Lake Summer  Regatta

 August 26&27, 2017

Sponsored by:  The Rome Sailing Club

235 County Road 564 * Leesburg, AL  35983

                      256-526-8890 * www.theromesailingclub.com

Canyon’s Birthday Celebration

Little River Canyon National Preserve News Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE –August 21, 2016

Contact:  Larry Beane (256) 845-9605 X 205

Fee Free Days, Birthday Cake and Programs Celebrates

National Park Service’s Centennial

at Little River Canyon National Preserve

The National Park Service is 100 years old this month! The Centennial Concert at Little River Canyon National Preserve kicked off a week of celebrating 100 years of National Parks.  It was a great success.  Thursday August 25, at noon, cake will be served at the Canyon’s Birthday Party Celebration the park’s next event in the Canyon Center.

On Saturday August 27, the park will have History Day, with short ongoing flexible presentations and exploration of archival materials at the park from 10 am-3 pm at the Canyon Center.

On August 25, 26, 27, and 28, 2016, Little River Canyon National Preserve will waive entrance fees at Canyon Mouth as the National Park Service marks its Centennial birthday.

Park Superintendent Steve Black and Canyon Center Director Pete Conroy invite the public to come out and enjoy the free event.  For more information call the Canyon Center at 256-845-3548.  You can follow our updates and find park pictures on Facebook at “lirinps”. Share photos of Little River Canyon with #FindYourPark

Larry Beane

Park Ranger

Little River Canyon National Preserve and Russell Cave National Monument

Alabama Restaurant Week 2016

Alabama Restaurant Week

August 12-21, 2016

Listed below are Cherokee County Restaurants participating in 
Alabama Restaurant Week

Artic Snow    
170 Industrial Blvd
Leesburg, AL   35983
256-526-7669
Sharon Adderhold
Lunch Special:  Special of the Day  $5
Dinner Special:  2 BBQ Dinners $15

Lanny's
1490 W Main Street
Centre, Al   35960
256-927-2400
Lanny Starr
Lunch Special:  Sm BBQ, French Fries & Drink $5

Sageberry Restaurant & Catering 
1235 Co Rd 162
Centre, AL  35960
256-475-3398
Edna Jennings
Special:  Lg BBQ, French Fries & Slaw  $5

The Cove @ Riverside Campground 
1210 CR 131
Cedar Bluff, AL  35959
256-779-2683
Angela Wood
Lunch Special:  Chuck Wagon Steak Sandwich, French Fries & Drink $5
Dinner Special:  2 Hamburger Steak Dinners with drinks $20

Tim's Walk Hard BBQ
305 Industrial Blvd
Leesburg, AL  35983
256-526-3663
Tim Fife
Lunch Special:  Sm BBQ Sandwich, French Fries & Drink $5 

CHEROKEE COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & TOURISM
801 Cedar Bluff Road
Centre, AL 35960
(256) 927-8455

http://www.cherokee-chamber.org

http://www.alabamarestaurantweek.com/restaurants.php?county=Cherokee

Cherokee Co Public Library

Library

Library Press Release               8/8/2016

New Email Address: ccplincentre@gmail.com

Library Closings:       Labor Day, Monday, September 5

Visit our interactive card catalog at www.tinyurl.com/mKofyke to find out about our services, search for a book, and keep up with library events. Or find us on Facebook!

  1.     Trace your family tree with the library’s Genealogy Classes:

Jessie Whittaker and Louise Wright

                    Six-week Monday sessions are held throughout the year.

The next session begins Monday, August 8.

Advanced                                  9:00 – 10:00 A.M.

Beginners                                  10:00 – 11:00 A.M.

Track Your Roots Online            11:00 AM – 12:00 P.M.

Sign-up and materials fee required; Call the library for details.

  1.  Visit us on Tuesday, August 16 for Snapshot Day, “A Day in the Life of Alabama Public Libraries”. We invite you to visit the library, view our collection of historical photographs and Cherokee County memorabilia, and fill out a comment card about what the library means to you. Drop in any time from 8-4 and check out your Cherokee County Public Library.
  1. Green Bag Lunch Program Regular programs continue on the third Thursday of the month

Thursday, August 18:  A “Fall Planting Guide” with Dr. John Holbrook,

 Master Gardener and Cherokee Rose Garden Club Member.        12:00 -1:00 P.M.

Just bring your lunch: Drinks and dessert will be here!

Next month: “Organic Gardening and Seed-Saving” with Sand Mountain Seed Bank co-founder Charlotte Hagood

Thursday, September 15  12:00 – 1:00 P.M.

  1.     Reading Around Book Club meets the first Tuesday of the month from 2:00-3:00 P.M.
  1. Preschool  Storytime Programs   Fall Storytime begins September 13, Tuesdays and Thursdays at                                               9:30. Songs, music, crafts, and of course, books!
  1. Art Class       Drawing with Cloud Farrow     Thursdays from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Bring 2 #2 pencils and an 8 X 10 sketchbook.

For more information, drop by the class or call the library at 256-927-5838.

  1. Sew Joyful Quilting Circle Thursdays from 10:00 AM—12:00 PM.
  1. Don’t forget—the first seven days of every month are fine-free for books returned in good condition. Also, check out our Book Sale room for some great bargains!