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Cumberland Shrine welcomes new officers
On Tuesday Feb. 18, the Cumberland Shrine Club installed officers for 2014. President Fred Summers announced that the club had pledged $25,000 over a five year period to assist in building a new wing for the use of Shriner’s Hospital in Lexington, KY.
Ladies Club meets March 5
Think spring. It’s almost here. The Fairfield Glade Ladies Club has a wonderful program and luncheon planned for its members March 5 at the Fairfield Glade Community and Conference Center. Doors will open at 10 a.m., and members should take their seats by 11 a.m. for the business meeting. Following the meeting, lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m.
Enjoying nature requires good stewardship
It is a tough world out there in nature, and it gets harder all the time. Just for a minute, imagine you are a frog. In nature, you are either at the top of the food chain or you are food. Frogs get eaten by bigger frogs, fish, snakes, turtles, many kinds of birds, and just about every mammal. Now, imagine that the most important part of your environment, your home pond, is drained. If you are a frog, you are now more than just homeless ... you are done, and so are all your future generations, and the frog doesn’t even know.
New times, location for Silver Sneakers
Due to the positive response to the Silver Sneakers program in Fairfield Glade, they had to change the location and time. Please disregard all past announcements. Effective Monday, Feb. 10, the correct location is the Discovery Center (old location of Fairfield Glade First Baptist Church), 5160 Peavine Rd., across from Food City at the corner of Lakeview Road. The new times are:
Member-Guest Couples Golf Tournament sign-ups open
Sign-ups are now open for the 30th Annual Member-Guest Couples Invitational Golf Tournament. Sign up by going on line at www.sunflowergolf.com and clicking on the 2014 Member Guest link.
CCHS golf tournament set for March 29 at Heatherhurst
The Cumberland County High School basketball teams will be hosting their annual tournament March 29 on the Heatherhurst Brae Course with an 11 a.m. shotgun start.
FFG Bass Club tournaments begin March 7
The Fairfield Glade Bass Club tournament season is just around the corner. In fact, the first tournament is scheduled for March 7, 8 and 10 on Lakes Malvern and Pomeroy.
Swing Street Big Band dance set for March 6
The 18-member Swing Street Big Band will welcome spring with the second dance of its 2014 Fairfield Glade schedule at 7 p.m. Thursday, March. 6.
Play therapy center now offered
The Christian Counseling Center of Cumberland County has expanded its range of services to include a well-equipped play therapy center. It serves the youngest of clients, as young as age three. The public is invited to attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, Feb. 26, at 1 p.m. at 348 Taylor St.
Community celebrates Covenant's promise
A covenant is a promise, and as Cumberland Medical Center becomes the ninth community hospital to join the Covenant Health System, CEO Tony Spezia extended the health care system's promise of quality and excellence to the leaders of Cumberland County at a celebration luncheon.
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