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- T.O.P.S. Open House
When: August 26th, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Boaz Church of the Nazarene
T.O.P.S., Take Off Pounds Sensibly, # 0564 in Boaz will hold an open house for the community and for those interested in learning more. For more information, www.tops.org or 256-571-6099.
- Creating A Legacy Through Planned Giving
When: Wednesday, August 27th, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Where: Hospice of Marshall County Community Room
Free lunch for the 1st 50 people to RSVP. Lunch after the 1st 50 people will be $5. Professionals will be able to earn an hour of CPE, and should feel free to invite a client as well. RSVP online http://pgcaugustluncheon.eventbrite.com or call Annah Grace Morgan at 256‑891-7724.
- LAUNCH Program Open House
When: Thursday, August 28th, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Where: Gadsden Career Center, 216 North 5th Street, Gadsden, Al 35901
Attendees will have the opportunity to meet the Launch coordinator and counselor and learn more about the Launch Youth Services, a career development program. The event is catered by The Cupboard Restaurant and Bakery.
- 28th Annual Mule Day
When: Sept. 1st
Where: Ider Town Park
Mule and draft horse pulls, antique tractor show, arts and crafts. Parade starts at 9:30 a.m. A donation of $2 at the gate is suggested. All activities are held in and around Ider Town Park located off of Highway 75 at 183 Sweet Gum Road. Pets are not allowed inside of the park. For more information, call DeKalb Tourism at 888.805.4740 or visit www.DiscoverLookoutMountain.com.
- Jackson County Fair
When: Sept. 2nd-6th
Where: Scottsboro, Veteran’s Park Fairgrounds
Admission is charged. For more information, jacksoncountyfairscottsboro.org.
- Downtown Albertville Community Workshops
When: Sept 4th & 9th, 5:30 – 7 :30 p.m.
Where: Sand Mountain Toyota Community Room
- 17th Annual 10 Mile Yard Sale
When: Sept. 5th & 6th
Where: County Road 1545
For more information, contact 256-737-0604.
- Attalla Treasures in the Streets
When: Saturday Sept. 6, 2014 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Where: Downtown Attalla
For more information visit: www.attallatreasuresinthestreets.com
- Women’s Self Defense Class
When: Saturday, Sept. 6th, 9 a.m.
Where: Albertville Elementary School gym
Hosted by the Albertville Police Department. Must be at least 16 years of age, anyone under 18 must have a parent or guardian present. Cost of the class is $20 which will cover the cost of a manual received during training. Limited to 30 people only. Another class will be announced at a later date. To register, contact SGT. Dave Haun 256-891-8273.
- Marshall Medical Centers Annual Heathcare Breakfast
When: Wednesday, Sept. 10th, 7:30 a.m.
Where: Lake Guntersville State Park
For more information or to make reservations contact 256-582-3612
- Hospice Race to Remember-Family Fun Day
When: Saturday, Sept. 13th 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
Where: Kidz Time in Boaz (Piper Station)
This is the kick-off to the Hospice- Race to Remember. Sign ups will be available. Free food and kids games. For more information: www.hospicemc5K.com
- Cherokee County Class of 1994 Reunion
When: Saturday, Sept. 13
Where: Chattokee Lodge , Gaylesville
$25 fee per person, pay in advance. For more information, 256-490-8453
- Mt. Zion Youth Ministries-Bass Tournament
When: Saturday, Sept. 13th, registration starts at 3:30 a.m.
Where: Guntersville State Park
August-Sept 9th pre-registration $60 per boat, Sept. 10th-13th $75 per boat. Open to the public to watch results. Music, bake sale and face painting starts at 11 a.m. Hot dog lunch starts at 1:30 p.m. Door prizes and weigh in after. For more information email: Mt.firstname.lastname@example.org
- 57th Annual Marshall County Fair
When: Sept 16- 20th, 2014
Where: Boaz VFW Fairgrounds
Fair admission is $4. Children 5 and younger free. Armbands Tue & Wed $15. Thursday through Saturday $20.
- Albertville Air Show
When: Saturday, Sept. 27th, 2014, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Where: Albertville Regional Airport
For more information, contact Doug Emge at 256-878-1433.
- Jennifer Garmany Hallmark Memorial Scholarship Run
When: Saturday, Sept. 27th, 8 a.m.
Where: Snead State Community College, Boaz
For more information, visit snead.edu/jennifersrace
- 1st Annual 5K Munchkin Run
When: Saturday, Sept. 27th, 2014
Where: Vivian Lee Maddox Sports Complex
Proceeds will go to help children and families who have childhood cancer. For more information, call 256-543-2894,256-442-2898 or by email email@example.com
- 50th Annual Boaz Harvest Festival
When: Friday & Saturday Oct. 3rd and 4th, 2014
Where: Downtown Boaz
Beauty pageant, car show, live entertainment, food vendors, kids area. For more information, contact the Boaz Chamber of Commerce at 256-593-8154.
- Harvest Moon Midnight Run
When: Friday, Oct. 3rd, 11:59 p.m.
For more information, contact the Boaz Chamber at 256-593-8105
- Hokes Bluff Women’s Conference
When: Friday, Oct 17th & Sat. Oct 18th
Where: First Baptist Church of Hokes Bluff
Guest speakers, songs of worship, breakout sessions and meals. Tickets $35 by Sept 1st or $40 starting Sept. 2nd. For more information, hokesbluffwomensconference.com.
- Miss Gadsden State Pageant
When: Friday, Nov. 7th @6 p.m.
Where: Wallace Hall at Gadsden State
- Boaz Christmas Parade
When: Friday, Dec. 5th, 5:30 p.m.
Where: downtown Boaz
For more information, contact the chamber at 256-593-8154.
- Old Fashioned Christmas in Boaz Festival
When: Fri. Dec. 5th & Sat. Dec. 6th
Where: Downtown Boaz
Visit with Santa at the Boaz Chamber on Sat. and see live deer and Kangaroo. Carolers will stroll the streets and entertain shoppers. Ride in a house drawn wagon as they take you downtown. Arts & Craft vendors, food and children’s play area.