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The Warren County Democratic Party will meet at 6 p.m. at Gondola. All candidates and interested Democrats are encouraged to attend.

Lucky CIC will meet at 6 p.m.

American Legion Post 173 will hold its annual flag retirement ceremony at Rock Island State Park, picnic area 2. The event starts at 6 p.m. Bring your unserviceable flags there or drop them off before at Peg Broadcasting lobby, Southern Standard, the veteran’s hallway at the county government building, or 4086 Smithville Highway.

Free clothing day will be held at East End Church of Christ on Sparta Street from 9 a.m. until noon.

The fourth annual McMinnville Community Health Fair will be held at Three Star Mall. For information on sponsorships and booths call 815-8500.

The 81st annual Shady Grove Picnic will be held Aug. 12 at 4976 Shady Grove Road in Morrison with a petting zoo and kids games from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Bingo from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., homemade ice cream and concessions beginning at 10:30 a.m., field games at 2 p.m., cake walk at 4 p.m., music at 4:30 p.m. and auction at 6 p.m. Proceeds go to upkeep of the cemetery. For information, call 723-8717.

Magness Library will hold a book sale Aug. 7-26. It includes lots of cookbooks

Decoration will be held Aug. 13 at Old Bybee’s Chapel in the Midway community at 2 p.m. To make donations for cemetery upkeep, call 686-2600 or 686-2436.

The Haston Cemetery decoration will be held Aug. 13. Meeting and lunch begin at 1 p.m. at old Cummingsville School in Van Buren County. Donations for upkeep may be sent to Haston’s Cemetery, in care of Norma Jean Key, 1184 Burgess Falls Road, Sparta TN 38583.

The Master Gardener group will meet at Warren County Fair from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m., Aug. 14 and Aug. 16 for cleanup.

Helping Hands Ministry will be collecting new and slightly used shoes to send to a Third World country until Aug. 15. Donate at 216 East Main Street.

The Warren County Health Council will meet Aug. 15 at Warren County Administrative Offices at noon.

The McGee family reunion will be held Aug. 17 at noon at Shellsford Baptist Church fellowship hall. Bring a covered dish.

A fundraiser for Russell Clayborne will be held Aug. 19 at Viola CIC with a spaghetti supper at 5 p.m. and live auction at 6:30 p.m. All proceeds go to Russell and his family. Russell is battling cancer. For information or to donate call 224-8460 or 273-1397.

The 40th Cope family reunion will be held Aug. 27 at Wayside CIC. Bring a covered dish for 12:30 p.m. lunch.

The Young Men United Center at 199 Vanley Rowan Road will be holding concerts every Tuesday from 7 to 10 p.m. with the Country Breeze Band, which does a wide assortment of musical styles. Admission is $5 and refreshments are available.

Centertown Christian Academy is taking applications for new students for the 2017-18 year. Call 815-9889 or 615-904-4646 for information or leave a message at the school by calling 939-5001.