The Town of Liberty Christmas Parade will be on Sunday December 6, at 2:00 p.m. Staging will be at Salem Baptist Church at 1:00 p.m.. For more information please call 615-536-5419. Lots of fun for all ages, so start your Santa wish list now, and see you at the parade.
Wanda's Traveling Friends Presents a trip to New Orleans Sunday through Saturday, April 17-23. Seven days, six nights. $679.00. Departure from the Smithville City Hall, 104 East Main Street, Smithville at 8:00 a.m. The price includes:
*6 nights lodging including 4 consecutive nights in the New Orleans area
*10 meals, 6 breakfasts and 4 dinners
*guided tour of a Louisiana Plantation
*relaxing Riverboat Cruise on the Mississippi River
*Gaming at fabulous Harrah's Casino
*visit to the National World War II Museum
*guided tour of New Orleans
$75.00 due upon signing. Price per person, based on double occupancy. Add $240 for single occupancy. Final payment due February 10, 2016. For more information and reservations contact Wanda Poss at 615-597-4172.
Smithville Lions Club annual 2015 Holiday Pecan sale is here. This year we are offering Mammoth whole pecan halves in the 16 ounce bag. They will be sold for $10 a bag. The pecans will be available from November thru January. Pecans can be ordered at the following businesses in Smithville: Dr. Starla Meigs, Vester Parsley, and Jackie Smith (State Farm Insurance), or by contacting any of our Lions Club members or by contacting Wendy Bottomley at 615-390-3567. All of our fundraising proceeds are used to support DeKalb county residents for sight and hearing services, other non-profit organizations and community needs.
Tennessee’s fire season begins October 15th and the Tennessee Division of Forestry wants to remind everyone that they must obtain a burning permit before doing any open burning. This allows homeowners to legally burn plant residues grown on the property (such as brush, leaves, and grass) as well as untreated or unpainted lumber. Burning permits can be obtained from the Tennessee Department of Agriculture, Division of Forestry between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday by calling the DeKalb County office of the Division of Forestry at 615-765-7373. In Smithville phone 615-215-3000. Burning permits can be obtained after hours and on weekends by visiting www.burnsafetn.org. Think before you burn.
The Smithville FCE Club meets every second Thursday of the month at 10:00a.m. in the UT Extension meeting room of the County Complex. The Club welcomes women who are interested in home and garden activities, arts, crafts, educational and community matters. The next meeting will be December 10, 2015. Refreshments will be served.
L.B.J. & C. Head Start is currently accepting applications to provide free comprehensive child development services to children 3-5 years of age from low-income families in a full-day program. Services are also offered to meet the special needs of children with disabilities. L.B.J. & C. Head Start helps all children succeed.
L.B.J. & C. Head Start provides children with activities that help them grow mentally, socially, emotionally, and physically. The L.B.J. & C. Head Start recognizes that, as parents, you are the first and most important teachers of your children. They will welcome your involvement in L.B.J. & C. Head Start activities and will work as partners with you to help your child and family progress. Children who attend L.B.J. & C. Head Start participates in a variety of educational activities, receive free medical and dental care, free healthy meals and snacks, and enjoy playing indoors and outdoors in a safe environment.
L.B.J. & C. Head Start staff members will offer your child love, acceptance, understanding, and the opportunity to learn and to experience success.
For more information contact the Smithville Head Start Center at 615-597-5168.
2606 McMinnville Hwy
Smithville, TN 37166
Phone: 615 597-4265
FAX: 615 597-6025