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MOVIES AT FAYETTE CIVIC CENTER
The Fayette Civic Center will host a Wednesday Morning Movie through the month of June at 10 a.m. The movies are free of charge and children accompanied by an adult are welcome. Happy Feet will be showing on June 29.

FREE SUMMER LUNCH PROGRAM
A free summer lunch program sponsored by Fayette County Head Start in partnership with the Inter-City Ministries / Mayfield Church of Christ will be held June 13 - Aug. 5 from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the Fayette Head Start building located at 631 1st St. SW. The program is for children 18-years and under. For more information call Willie Ivey at 904-8466 or email wivey10667@aol.com

FAM CHILDREN’S ART CAMP
The Fayette Art Museum would like to invite any children Kindergarten through sixth grades to sign-up for the 10th Annual FAM Children’s Art Camp. This is a free camp that is full of fun and creative ways to learn about Art History. It will be July 18-22 at the Fayette Art Museum. There will be two sessions in which you can choose to attend, 9 a.m. - Noon or 1:30-4:30 p.m. Call the museum at 932-8727 or email at fayetteartmuseum@yahoo.com to reserve your child or children today. This has been a FREE fun-filled children’s community event for a decade sponsored by the Fayette Community Foundation and
Fayette Art Museum.

BHS STADIUM EXPANSION PROJECT
Berry High School is in the process of a stadium expansion. If any individual, business or other organization would like to donate to this project please contact one of the following individuals: Bobby Hathcock 205-812-5215; George Traweek 205-270-0048; Bill Lunsford 205-361- 8262 or Trevor Kribbs 205-689-4467. Checks can be made to Berry High School Stadium.

AA MEETINGS
Alcoholics Anonymous meets every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 7 p.m. at 904 2nd Ave. SE and Sundays at 8 p.m. at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church..

FMC VOLUNTEER FUND RAISER
The Fayette Medical Center Volunteer Auxiliary will host a cookware fund raiser Thursday, June 9 from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Friday, June 10 from 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. in the front lobby of the hospital. All proceeds benefit the Fayette Medical Center Volunteer Auxiliary.

JUNE 24
SHEPHERD HILL OPRY
Award winning Clinton Gregory Bluegrass Band, along with Sharon Bounds and Brighter Day, will be in concert Friday, June 24 at 6 p.m. at the Shepherd Hill Opry in Samantha. This is a benefit concert for Little Closet Community Food Pantry. Bring a non-perishable food item for admission. A ticket to win a queen-sized homemade quilt will be given for each food item donated.

JUNE 27
877TH ENGINEER BATTALION
The next quarterly meeting of the 877th Engineer Battalion Retired Employees will be held Monday, June 27 at 11 a.m. at Cedar Landing Restaurant in Winfield. All former full-time unit support employees (Unit, OMS, R&R, etc.) are invited to attend. Lunch is Dutch treat.

JUNE 30
FFUMC FUND RAISER
Fayette First United Methodist Church women are holding an online Tupperware fund raisers through June 30. Proceeds will be used for mission projects. Available products can be viewed and ordered online from the line at Fayette- FirstUMC.org or picked up at the church. All orders will be
shipped directly to the buyer’s shipping address. For more information call 932-5544.

SIPSEY ARTS RECEPTION
A reception is planned for artist Debbie Newman Richards at Missy's Taste of Home Thursday, June 30 from 4 - 6 p.m. Debbie's innovative use of colors and abstract forms produces an unusual and charming appeal. Her refreshing pallet of bright pastel colors brings life to her floral arrangements, delightful cows, and to her depiction of playful birds. Debbie has recently joined the Sipsey Arts Alliance, so this will be the premiere showing of her outstanding work.

JULY 12
PRAYER SHAWL MINISTRY
The Fayette County Prayer Ministry will meet Tuesday, July 12 instead of the regular day because of the Fourth of July holiday. The meeting will be held at St. Michael's Episcopal Church at 3 p.m. All those who knit or crochet are welcome.

AUGUST 4
FMS OPEN HOUSE
Fayette Middle School will host open house for all students and parents Thursday, Aug. 4, from 6 - 7 p.m. Parents of fifth grade students will meet briefly at 6 pm in the gym.

SEPTEMBER 10
FAYETTE ARTS FESTIVAL
The 47th Annual Fayette Arts Festival will take place Saturday, Sept. 10, at Guthrie Smith Park. Anyone interested in obtaining more information on the Fayette Arts Festival or wishing to receive a registration brochure may contact festival chairperson Anne Perry-Uhlman at 205-932-8727, download the application on the Museum’s website, www.fayetteartmuseum.vpweb.com or email at fayetteartmuseum@ yahoo.com

CHRISTIAN CENTER OF CONCERN
The food bank at the Fayette Christian Center of Concern is open the first three Wednesdays of each month from 8 - 10:30 a.m. The center appreciates and accepts donations from individuals, churches and organizations. Tax deductible contributions may be mailed to P.O. Box 554, Fayette, AL 35555.

FAYETTE DHR RECRUITING FOSTER FAMILIES
Fayette County DHR is looking for families that would be interested in fostering children. To become a foster parent, you must have income to support your current status without the need of outside resources, complete and have a suitable criminal background check, meet medical qualifications, complete required training, and your home must meet minimum standards. If you are interested in becoming a foster or adoptive parent, please contact Myra Rainey with the Fayette County Department of Human Resources at 932-1685.

BERRY PUBLIC LIBRARY
The Berry Public Library reminds everyone to renew their library cards and for those that have overdue books out, to please return them. Volunteers are still needed to help at the library. Anyone interested in volunteering can call Mary Lollar at 689-4561 or Billie Pendley at 689-4548. New library hours are 9 a.m. - Noon on Fridays and 1 - 4 p.m. on Saturday.

FAYETTE DEPOT MUSEUM
The Fayette Depot Museum is open for tours on Sunday from 2 - 5 p.m. In addition to local visitors, the Museum hosts school tours and many out-of-town visitors. Admission is free. The Historical Society urges everyone to pay their dues. At just $25, this is a good investment toward keeping the Museum open. Please send your dues to Dale Lawrence at P.O. Box 534, Fayette, AL 35555.

CELEBRATE RECOVERY
Celebrate Recovery meets every Thursday at Fayette First United Methodist Church fellowship hall. A free meal is served at 6:30 p.m., followed by worship and lesson/testimony at 7 p.m., small group discussions at 8 p.m. and coffee house at 8:30 p.m. Childcare is provided for participants. Celebrate Recovery is for people from all walks of life who are seeking help and healing from life’s struggles.