Hardeman County Community Calendar

Historic St. James Episcopal Church will have their Christmas Eve Service at 9:00 p.m. All are invited and welcome to this timeless traditional Christmas Eve service.

Santa’s Village is open each Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. next to the Bolivar Post Office. Along with visits with Santa, and sweet shack, Christmas trees from Falcon Ridge Farm are also available Monday-Friday from 3-7 p.m.

The Luez Theatre will show The Grinch on Thursday, December 20 at 7:00 p.m. Bumblebee will begin on Friday and Saturday at 7:00 and a Sunday matinee at 2 and at 7:00 p.m. on December 27.

Lifeline Blood Services will be at Pine Meadows Heathcare and Rehabilitation, 700 Nuckolls Rd., Bolivar. On Friday, December 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All donors receive a T-shirt.

The Hardeman County Boxing Club is accepting applications from people ages 8 to 80. Call Obie Beard at 402-1078 for more information.

New Year’s Day Hike at Chickasaw State Park at 10:00 a.m. Meet at Brewer Cabin. Bring in the new year with your Chickasaw family hiking Fern Creek Trail. This hike is an easy to moderate hike and relatively short. Please wear proper footwear and cold weather attire. Call 731-989-5141 for more information or register online at tnstateparks.com.

The Bolivar-Hardeman County Library has Toddler Story Time every Thursday at 10:30 a.m.; Lego Club every Thursday at 3:30 p.m. They will be closed December 24-26 for Christmas.

The Grand Junction Public Library has Literacy Classes on Tuesdays at 1:30 and Basic Keyboarding at 2:30. They also offer GED (HiSET) Prep Classes and pretests. The Grand Junction Library is now an RSVP Volunteer Station. Wanza Taylor at the GJ Library at 731-764-2716 or gjlibrary103@gmail.com. 530 West Madison Avenue.

The Middleton Library has Story Time Every Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. with activities and treats. Call 376-0680 for more info. Like us on Facebook!

Loaves and Fishes Food Ministry is in need of canned soups and canned fruit. Please, No Expired Goods!

The Bolivar Senior Center does not participate in Meals on Wheels. Please call the Southwest Human Resource Agency at 658-9292 for Meals on Wheels assistance.

The Bolivar Senior Center has BINGO every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m.

Avalon Hospice is seeking compassionate volunteers to work with patients in your community. There are many ways to get involved; reading to patients, delivering goodies and flowers. Anything you can do to offer your time and service is greatly appreciated! If you would like to volunteer, please contact Jasmine Lee at 731-658-6812 or jasmine.lee@southerncareinc.com.

Celebrate Recovery a Christian-based recovery from hurts, habits, and hang-ups every Tuesday night at 7 p.m. Beginning July 10. Hardeman County Baptist Association, 755 Vildo Rd., Bolivar. Contact:  Shirley at 731-609-4182

The Tennessee Department of Agriculture Division of Forestry is reminding citizens of the online burn permit system, that is free, fast and simple at BurnSafeTN.org or at Bolivar City Hall. Call 658-2020.

AA Meeting on Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m. at Parrans Chapel, 9390 Old Highway 64. Contact Dianne S at 694-3161.

Bolivar AA Meetings Mondays and Fridays 8:00-9:00 p.m., FUMC in Bolivar. Call 609-9679.

Middleton AA Group meets every Thursday and Saturday at 7:00 p.m. at the United Methodist Church on Main St., in Middleton. Call 609-9697 for details.

Mt. Calvary Baptist Church and Pastor Algie Jarrett at 255 Burnette Mills Rd., in Bolivar welcomes all to be a part of Sunday night services on the first Sunday of the month at 6:00 p.m.

The Hardeman County Exchange Club/Carl Perkins Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse is a program that can help if you suspect child abuse call the Hardeman County office at 659-2373 or the 24-hour hotline at 1-877-237-0004. Your call will be kept confidential.

The Bipolar/Depression Support Group will meet each Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at Horizons Peer Support Center on 428 Market Street in Bolivar. For more information, call Shirley Kelley at 609-9318.

You can keep up to date with Community Events by checking the Chamber of Commerce website at hardemancountytn.com.
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