April 2, 2016
Southern Torch (3845 articles)

Upcoming events for the week of 4/1

April 2:

Dekalb Shrine Club 3rd Annual Motorcycle Ride – This will be an escorted ride with a meal included following the ride,  Meet at the Rotary Pavillion in downtown Fort Payne. Registration starts at 10 a.m. and kickstands up at 11 a.m. $20 per bike.  This ride is to help benefit the Alhambra Shrine activities 256-630-1246.

April 2:

Book signing with John Dersham – John Dersham will be at the Book Shelf for a book signing. 256-844-8663.

April 2-3:

Northeast Alabama Cutting Horse Association Competition – Enjoy the team cutting competition at the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.  256-638-1650

April 7:

Master Gardener Meeting – The Jackson Co. Master Gardener meeting will be April 7th at St Luke’s Episcopal Church fellowship hall on Scott St, Scottsboro, AL. The social time begins at 9:30 a.m. and the meeting begins at 10 a.m.. Our programs will be “Wildflowers” and presented by Susanne Wadsworth from Shoals Wildflower Society and Shoals Master Gardeners. Please bring a door prize and/or finger food and as always guests are welcome.

April 9:

Run for Uganda 5k – Rainsville Community Church hosting a 5k to raise money to benefit their missions team and the digging of wells in Uganda.  Contact Rev. Jeff Sayre for registration info.  Entry fee is $25 thru day of race.  Rainsville Community Church 8:30 a.m. 256-601-9236

April 9:

Taste of the Mountain and Art Auction – A night of great food creations provided by Mentone area restaurants and for amazing artwork for auction by Moon Lake Elementary School students and local artist friends of MERF. Moon Lake Elementary School gym.  Table of eight is $200 and single ticket is $30.  Purchase tickets in advance at Mentone Market. 256-634-4673.

April 16-17:

Billy Berry Benefit Roping Competition – Please come out and support this event.  All proceeds go to Billy Berry and his family.  At Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.  256-638-1650

April 16:

Third Saturday Downtown Cruise-In – You can come and enjoy an afternoon of family fun activities in downtown Fort Payne.  This public event will include food, live music, a car show, and more from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m..  256-996-3857

April 16:

Collinsville Duck Race – 9 a.m. – 2 p.m  City Park.  Music includes Still Kickin, Logan Graves, Payton and John Sells.  Food, Blow up for the kids and Vendors.  Duck Tickets are $5.00 or 6 for $25.00 (quack pack).  Fastest Duck wins $500.00

April 17:

Wiffle for Savannah – Wiffle for Savannah is Sunday April 17 at the Field of Dreams (Rainsville Sports Complex).  This is a slow pitch tournament and set to begin at 1 p.m. The deadline to sign your team us is April 13th.  The cost is $40 and all proceeds will be donated to Savannah Willingham..  See Cody Coots, Brooke Debter or any field of nightmares board to pay. Register at http//fieldofnightmares.weebly.com/wiffle-for-savannah.html

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