WHAT'S GOING ON IN 2014
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The “What’s Going On” section is featured each Wednesday, Friday and Sunday in the Daily Mountain Eagle and daily on the Community Calendar at www.mountaineagle.com. Events are listed free of charge and run by calendar date and time as space allows. NO guarantee when or number of days an event will run. Events are only accepted from local community non-profits; civic, school or government organizations; or individuals announcing family or class reunions. Only following information will be printed: name of organization hosting event; type of event; date/time/location; name of a contact person and phone number. If you wish to include more information you will need to purchase an ad through the Eagle’s Advertising Department. Deadline to place a WGO is noon each Tuesday and Thursday. Call Elane Jones at 205-221-2840 or email event information to elane.jones@mountaineagle.com.

SUNDAY, JULY 6

Parrish Family Reunion for descendants of John and Rebecca Parrish will take place Sunday, July 6, at 9:30 a.m. at the Traders & Farmers Bank in Double Springs. Covered dish lunch at noon. For more information, call 205-489-2320.

TUESDAY, JULY 8

Jasper Senior Activity Center at 800 14th Avenue West in Jasper offers a Basic Computer Class for 50+ Seniors each Tuesday - Thursday from 9:30 until 10:30 a.m. and 10:30 until 11:30 a.m. For more information, call Shirley Thomas at 205-221-8513.

Jasper Herb Society will meet the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Jasper.

Walker County Health Action Partnership will host an evening of free fitness fun “CardioKick” (Target Fitness) at Gamble Park on Tuesday, July 8, at 6 p.m. as part of its Move More & Live Healthy in collaboration with the Walker Area Community Foundation. For more information, contact Sharon Hogg at 205-275-3181.

Walker County Commission District Four will have a Community Meeting Tuesday, July 8, at 6 p.m. at the Argo Volunteer Fire Department located at 6400 U.S. Highway 78 in Cordova.

THURSDAY, JULY 10

Walker County Democratic Party will meet the second Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. at Victoria’s Restaurant in Jasper. For more information, call 205-221-3296 or 205-962-3082 or 205-717-4027.

Arley American Legion Post 223 will meet the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Boy Scout Lodge in Arley. For more information, contact Bill Cleghorn at 205-522-3866.

FRIDAY, JULY 11

20th Bi-Annual Walker County Homecoming Reunion 2014 will take place Friday, July 11, through Sunday, July 13. For more information, contact Milton Douglas at 205-388-4629; Willie Moore at 205-302-5219; or Joe Williams at 205-221-8089; or check for updates on Facebook at Walker County Homecoming Reunion.

Jasper Senior Activity Center will host a dance Friday, July 11, from 7 until 10 p.m. at the Jasper Natatorium. Admission $3. Fr more information, call 205-221-8513.

SATURDAY, JULY 12

Dilworth Community Center on Stella Lockhart Road will host its monthly breakfast the second Saturday of each month at 7:30 a.m.

Saragossa Fire Rescue will host a brunch Saturday, July 12, from 8 until 10 a.m. at Saragossa Fire Station 1.

HarborChase of Jasper will host annual “Christmas In July” Saturday, July 12, from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. Arts/Craft vendor booths available at no charge. For more information, contact Mary Holley at 205-384-0660.

Walker County Ares Ham Radio Club meets the second Saturday of each month at 8 a.m. at the American Red Cross Office on Viking Drive in Jasper. Testing will be held following the meeting. Anyone is welcome to join.

Curry High School Class of 1948 66th Reunion will be Saturday, July 12, at noon at Victoria’s Restaurant in Jasper. For more information, call Lucille Parnell at 205-387-2495.

TUESDAY, JULY 15

Walker County Health Action Partnership will host an evening of free fitness fun “Zumba” (Solid Image) at Gamble Park on Tuesday, July 15, at 6 p.m. as part of its Move More & Live Healthy in collaboration with the Walker Area Community Foundation. For more information, contact Sharon Hogg at 205-275-3181.

American Legion Post 101/Ladies Auxiliary/Sons Unit meets the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. for refreshments followed by meeting at 7 p.m. at the Post Home in Carbon Hill.

Marvin Lee Ferguson VFW Post 4850 on Veteran’s Drive in Jasper meets the third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. for fellowship followed by meeting at 7:30 p.m. at the Post home on Veterans Drive in Jasper.

THURSDAY, JULY 17

Fibromyalgia Support Group Of Walker County meets the third Thursday of each month at 1 p.m. at the CHS Activity Center on 19th Street in downtown Jasper. For more information, call 205-387-1833 or 205-275-4984.

Senior Citizen Dance At The Senior Complex in Sumiton is held the third Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. Music provided by Country Classic Band. Refreshments served. Admission $3.

SATURDAY, JULY 19

Meek High School Band Annual 4-Man Scramble Golf Tournament will take place Saturday, July 19, at 8 a.m. at Deer Run Golf Course in Moulton. For more information or to sign-up, contact Nancy Frith at 205-471-4075; Jenny Ragsdale at 205-983-3902; or Cheryl Rickett at 205-295-8383.

SUNDAY, JULY 20

Warren Family Reunion for descendants of Thomas and Angeline Shipman Warren will take place Sunday, July 20, from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at new location at Eastside Baptist Church. For more information, call Deb Lamon at 205-387-2426.

TUESDAY, JULY 22

Walker County Health Action Partnership will host an evening of free fitness fun “BootCamp” (Solid Image) at Gamble Park on Tuesday, July 22, at 6 p.m. as part of its Move More & Live Healthy in collaboration with the Walker Area Community Foundation. For more information, contact Sharon Hogg at 205-275-3181.

Walker County Constables Association meet the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at Moore’s Landing in Jasper.

THURSDAY, JULY 24

Saragossa Neighborhood Watch will meet Thursday, July 24, at 7 p.m. at Saragossa Fire Station 1.

SATURDAY, JULY 26

Waid/Wade/Waide Reunion for family and friends will take place Saturday, July 26, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Lakeshore Restaurant on Alabama Highway 278 between Double Springs and Addison. Noon buffet. For more information, call 904-655-2644, 205-792-0461 or 205-384-4672.

Walker High School Class of 1974 Reunion will take place Saturday, July 26, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Walker High School Field House and from 6:30 until 10:30 p.m. at Musgrove Country Club. For more information, call Greg Cordes at 205-384-4080 (leave a message).

TUESDAY, JULY 29

Walker County Health Action Partnership will host an evening of free fitness fun “Yoga” (Deb’s Fitness) at Gamble Park on Tuesday, July 29, at 6 p.m. as part of its Move More & Live Healthy in collaboration with the Walker Area Community Foundation. For more information, contact Sharon Hogg at 205-275-3181.

SATURDAY, AUG. 2

80th Annual Sandlin Family Reunion will take place Saturday, Aug. 2, from 10 a.m. until last cousin leaves, at the Fort Decatur Recreation Center on 4th Stree in Decatur. Covered dish lunch at noon. For more information, contact Patsy Lee (Sandlin) Medlock at 205-995-7988.

TUESDAY, AUG. 5

Walker County Health Action Partnership will host an evening of free fitness fun “8/5 Zumba” (Fitness Factory) at Gamble Park on Tuesday, Aug. 5, at 6 p.m. as part of its Move More & Live Healthy in collaboration with the Walker Area Community Foundation. For more information, contact Sharon Hogg at 205-275-3181.

SATURDAY, AUG. 9

Woodley Reunion will take place Saturday, Aug. 9, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Community Health Systems (CHS) Activities Center in Jasper. Brin covered dish and beverage. For more information, call 205-384-1477.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 8

USS Long Beach Association Inc. 2014 Reunion will take place Monday, Sept. 8, through Sunday, Sept. 14, at Hilton St. Louis Airport in St. Louis, Missouri. For more information, contact Don Shade at 866-352-2469 or 716-569-2314; email lbcgn9@aol.com; or visit www.usslongbeach-assoc.org.