Upcoming Events in DeKalb County!
May 11, 2018
Southern Torch (3699 articles)

Upcoming Events in DeKalb County!

Every Monday, By His Hands Outreach Ministry –The By His Hands Outreach Ministry will host a soup kitchen beginning on Mondays at 6pm. The Clothes Closet will be open Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm. Both are at 2494 Church Avenue in Rainsville. Donations are greatly appreciated!

Every Monday, Sons of Confederate Veterans –The Sons of Confederate Veterans meets the 2nd Monday of each month at Burnt Church at 6pm in Sylvania. 

Every Monday, Sons of the American Revolution –The Sons of the American Revolution meets the 3rd Monday of each month at Western Sizzlin’ in Fort Payne at 6pm.

Every Wednesday, Parents of Addicted Loved Ones –A new support group for Parents of Addicted Loved Ones is starting in Fort Payne at Word of Life Ministry, located at 3610 Gault Avenue North. The meeting will be held every Tuesday from 6pm to 7:30pm. Any adult family member over 18 is welcome to attend these PAL meetings, however, for insurance reasons, no one under the age of 18 may attend and child care will not be provided. For more information, visit palgroup.org.

Every Wednesday, Breakthrough Church free meal –Come and enjoy a free meal and hear the Word of God on Wednesday nights starting January 3 at 5:30pm. If you need a ride, please contact: Lynn Haas at (256) 605-7854 or Connie Holdem at (256) 605-1776.

June 10, 17, 24, iPhone Workshop for Senior Adults at NACC – An iPhone workshop will be held at Northeast Alabama Community College in three Monday sessions on June 10, 17, and 24 all from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in the Business Education Building, Room 207. All three sessions must be attended with registration. To register, contact Sherry Whitten at (256) 638-4418 or (256) 228-6001 (ext. 2315) or by email at whittens@nacc.edu. 

June 15, 11th Annual Freedom Run 5K & 10K – Don’t miss the area’s largest fun run/walk! The Rainsville Freedom Run will begin at Broadway Baptist Church in Rainsville at 8am. Proceeds will benefit local charities. Pre-registration (before May 31) is $30 and after May 31 is $35. Registration will close at 1,000 walkers/runners. To register online, look at contact information and more, visit racesonline.com! 

June 15, 5th Annual Charity Car, Truck & Cycle Show – The 5th Annual Charity Car, Truck & Cycle Show will be held on Saturday, June 15 from 8am to 12:30pm at the Jackson County Fair Grounds. The weather backup date will be June 22. For more information, visit the Facebook page for the Jackson County Cruisers Alabama or call (256) 647-1880.

June 20-23, Alabama Fan Appreciation Weekend – Fort Payne’s own country music group ALABAMA invite you to their Fan Club & Museum and weekend activities throughout DeKalb County. Tour the fan club, attend an autograph session, enjoy concerts and so much more! Check the ALABAMA Facebook page for more information, including various times and places of events.

June 30, Chavies Baptist Church Singing – A singing will be held at Chavies Baptist church on Sunday, June 30 at 6pm with The Brandford’s (of Trenton, Ga.) as the special singers. For more information, call (256) 638-4011. 

July 2, Fort Payne Independence Day Celebration – The City of Fort Payne will present their annual Independence Day Celebration at the Sports Complex with food, music and the best fireworks show around! The celebration will begin at 5pm and cost is free!

July 4, Sand Mountain Potato Festival – Sand Mountain is well known for its rich diversity of agricultural products, including potatoes! Celebrate our heritage with live music, arts & crafts, entertainment, games and fireworks! The festival will go from 10am to 9pm! The cost is free to come in!

July 27, Fyffe Half-Century Club Meeting – The Fyffe Half-Century Club reunion will be held at 12pm (doors at 10am) on Saturday, July 27 at the Fyffe Senior Center. Attendees should bring a covered dish or finger food, drinks will be provided. The hosts will be the Fyffe Class of 2019, who are celebrating their 50th reunion. 

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