On Sept. 17, the Millington Rotary Club meeting at Patriot Bank featuring Judge Jon McCalla (third from left). He spoke about the Rosemark County Fair that will be held this Saturday Sept. 26 at the ARP Church in Rosemark. There will be a Music Tent with entertainment, a car show, food, artists, garden club, animals and farm equipment. It starts at 10 a.m. and goes until 4 p.m. Pictured from left are Kevin Reed, Tripp Jones, Jon McCalla and Penny Glover.
Month of September
The Senior Citizen’s club is a club open to all area senior for a membership fee of $5 per year. The club meets every Wednesday at the Baker Community Center in the Baker Auditorium from 10 a.m. to noon located at 7942 Church Street. For more information, call 873-5770.
The Millington Lions Club meets at Olympic Steakhouse in Millington every second and fourth Tuesday at noon. The Lions Clubs works around the world for visually impaired and hearing impaired. The public is welcome to join the Club members and to make additional inquiries.
The Millington Optimist Club meets at 6 p.m. the second and fourth Thursday of the month at Pig N Whistle located at 6084 Kerrville Rosemark Road. For more information, call George Crews at 872-4232 or e-mail email@example.com
The Millington Quilters Guild meets every Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Maple Room located at 7942 Church Street. Weekly activities and projects are developed for all levels of quilters. This group makes several items to give back to groups such as veterans, families in need, those injured overseas, and children’s hospital’s.
Millington Airport Authority Board of Commissioners Meetings are scheduled at 3:30 p.m. every third Tuesday at Millington Regional Jetport. For more information, call 873-5796.
The Exchange Club of Millington meets at Old Timer’s Restaurant in Millington at noon every second and fourth Wednesday of the month. Guest are always welcomed. For more information, call 872-8888.
Soul Out Ministries’ Hot Nutritional Meal are served every Thursday at the Baker Community Center at 7942 Church Street from noon to 1 p.m. The program is a local non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible. For more information, call program founder/coordinator and CEO Carol Jenkins 949-1675.
Sarge’s Okinawan Freestyle Martial Arts will started April 1 at Baker Community Center in Millington. The American Wado-Ryu Federation International Hall of Fame
Join Dance Night at the Baker Community Center the first and third Tuesdays of each month from 7-10 p.m. If you want to brush up on your dancing skills, you are welcome to join us for a free dance lesson from 6-7 p.m. Everyone is asked to bring a snack to share. For more information, call Millington Arts, Recreation and Parks at 873-5770.
Airshow at Millington Regional Jetport will be held Sept. 26 and 27 starting at 9 a.m. For more information, call 873-5770.
On Saturday the annual luncheon for Federal retirees and/or former employees of the former Naval Hospital of Millington, will be from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Old Timbers Restaurant in Millington. For more information, call 872-6464.
Redemption Car Show will be held at Millington First Baptist Church located at 5010 West Union Ave in Millington. The Redemption Car Show is scheduled for Sept. 26 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. To register your car, it is a fee. The admission is free and concessions are available. Bring the entire family and watch the air show as well, helping to support the Millington Crisis Center. For more information, call Joseph Brasher at 451-3711.
The pastor and members of Upper Canaan M.B. Church located at 9090 Highway 51 North are inviting you to join them Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. Their combined regular Worship Service and Annual Homecoming program will begin at 2 p.m. You will have a great time in the Lord. Promiseland M.B. Church of Millington will be the guest church with Pastor O C Horton delivering the Word. Fervent prayers, anointed voices of choir(s) along with soloists will be rendering songs of praise, and a dynamic PowerPoint presentation of the history of this great church will be some of the blessings you will receive. Minister Julius Hawkins is the host pastor. For more information, call Sister Barbara Clements 835-2104 or 872-6919
Shelby County has applied for a $39 million disaster resiliency grant that would help protect Millington’s citizens, businesses and industries from future flooding disasters. The grant is designed to make Millington and other areas of Shelby County more resilient to future disasters and improving the quality of life for the areas affected by natural disasters in 2011. By kick starting the Millington GreenPrint Project and providing more areas for parks and recreation, the grant if awarded as requested will revitalize the area. Join us for an update on this exciting opportunity for Millington and Shelby County.
On Friday, the Byars Hall High School Class of 1950 will meet at 3:30 p.m. at Garland United Methodist Church Family Life Center for fun and a meal. Also on Saturday, the classmates will enjoy fun and fellowing starting at 4 p.m. and dinner with entertainment by Gary Abbott at the Covington Country Club at 5 p.m. Reservations must be made by calling 409-3898 or 475-9207.
There will be a fish fry Oct. 3 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at West Union Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 3099 West Union Road. For more information, call 876-5757.
The Millington School Board will conduct a Community Meeting at 6 p.m. in the Board Chamber at City Hall to receive feedback from residents regarding the school system’s Strategic Goals for the current fiscal year. The board’s regular monthly meeting will begin at 7 p.m. in the Chamber.
Stampede USA Family Fair & Music Festival will be held Oct. 9-11 at USA Stadium in Millington. For more information and advance tickets, visit www.stampedeusa.com
The Fourth Annual Heritage Festival at Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park will be held Saturday Oct. 17 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Shelter No. 3 located at 910 Riddick Road in Millington. It’s free to the public and will feature Civil War Re-enactment, living history, 18th century camp, games, food, live music and several other vendors. For more information, call 876-5215.
2015 GARDENING SERIES
Sponsored by Millington
*Oct. 10 11 a.m. @ Millington Farmers Market — Gardens in Winter
*Nov. 7 11 a.m. @ Millington Library
Speakers: Molly Hampton, Penny Glover, Rosemark Garden Club. Pre-Registration Required, Sign Up @ Library
Narconon reminds families that abuse of addictive pharmaceutical drugs is on the rise. Learn to recognize the signs of drug abuse and get your loved ones help if they are at risk. Call Narconon for a free brochure on the signs of addiction for all types of drugs. Narconon also offers free screenings and referrals. 800-431-1754 or Prescription-abuse.org
West Union Cumberland Presbyterian Church will be having a series of sermons based on the book of Romans. The title of the series is ‘The Gospel of God.’ The sermons will be on Sundays at 11 p.m., ending the middle of November. The sermons will be delivered by Rev. James Hamblin.