Community Calendar

Meetings
The Pickett County Board of Commissioners will have their regular 
monthly meeting at the Pickett County Library Community Room at 6:00 
p.m. on the following dates:
•Monday, May 21, 2018
•Monday, June 18, 2018
The public is invited to attend.

Weight Watchers
Every Tuesday with weigh-in at 4:45, meeting at 5:15 p.m. at 
Byrdstown Methodist Church. For more info call Tina Storie 397-1779.

Council Meeting
The monthly meeting of the L.B.J. & C. Head Start Policy Council has 
been scheduled for Tuesday, May 1, 2018 beginning at 6:00 p.m. The 
meeting will be held at the L.B.J. & C. Development Corporation, 1150 
Chocolate Drive, Cookeville.

Meeting
PAWS of Dale Hollow meets the first Thursday of every month at the 
Country Kitchen at 11:30 a.m. The public is invited to attend.

Meeting
American Legion Post 9 will meet the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 
Dixie Cafe, 7 p.m.

Masonic Meeting
The Byrdstown Masonic Lodge #496 meets the first Monday of each 
month. We eat at 6:00 p.m. and the meeting is at 7:00 p.m.

Rescue Squad meeting
Pickett Co. Rescue Squad regular monthly meeting will be held the 
first Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at rescue squad building.

DAV Meeting
DAV meeting will be the 2nd Saturday of each month beginning at 9:30 
a.m. at the Cordell Hull Birthplace.

Board of Education
The Pickett County Board of Education will meet Thursday, April 26, 
at 7:00 p.m. in the office of the director of schools. There will be 
a work session at 6:30. Comments from the public are welcomed by the 
Pickett Co. Board of Education.

Food Bank
On Monday, April 30 Pickett County Food Bank will be hosting a 
truckload of perishable goods in the old OshKosh parking lot across 
from Town Hall.  This will be a drive through event beginning at 11 
a.m. and ending at 2 p.m. or until all food has been distributed. You 
must be a resident of Pickett County to receive food.  Volunteers 
will be needed to carry food to cars as residents drive through. 
Please call 931-864-7123 to register as a volunteer.

Day Classes
Pickett County Adult Education, located at the Pickett County 
Library, 79 Pickett Square Annex is now offering day classes 
Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Please call 931-879-3802 for more 
information.

Story Time
Pre-school story time at Pickett County Library every Thursday at 
10:30 a.m.

Accepting donations
PAWS will be accepting donations at a building on the square across 
from the Dixie Café every Tuesday and Saturday throughout April. Open 
9 a.m. to 12 noon on those days. This is for our annual yard sale to 
be held in May 17-19.

Meeting
The Overton County Patriots will meet Monday evening, April 23rd, at 
6:00 p.m. in the Millard Oakley Public Library in Livingston. We will 
have several candidates who are running for county offices in the May 
1st Primary speaking to the group. The OCP is a non-partisan group 
that keeps Overton and surrounding counties informed as to what is 
going on in the community. Come and see what the Overton County 
Patriots are all about. Everyone is invited to attend.

Meeting
The United Daughters of the Confederacy, Captain Sally Tompkins 2123 
will have its monthly meeting Wednesday, May 2, at 12 noon in the 
upper level of the Putnam County Library. Please contact 931-738-5869 
if you have a Confederate ancestor or further questions.

To place an event on the community calendar, call 864-3675, fax 
864-3695 or email pickettpress@twlakes.net.