Community Calendar


To place an event on the community calendar, call 864-3675,
 fax864-3695 or email pickettpress@twlakes.net.

Commission 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 date:
•Monday, December 17, 2018
The public is invited to attend.

Christmas Marketplace
Pickett County Library will be hosting a Christmas Marketplace Friday 
afternoon Nov. 30 and Saturday, Dec. 1. This will be a unique 
shopping experience composed of local crafters, merchants and home/
party retailers. The Marketplace will take place between 3 p.m. and 7 
p.m Friday and 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday. If you are interested in 
being a vendor at the marketplace, call the library at 864-6281 to 
sign up for your booth today. Preference will be given to Pickett 
County residents.

Parade Theme
The 2018 Christmas Parade Theme is “A Story Book Christmas”. Theme 
also applies to Best Decorated Home and Merchant. Please stop by Town 
Hall to sign up. Town Hall Hours: 7:00-4:30 Monday-Friday.

Bake Sale
There will be a bake sale on December 1st 7-? at B&K to help pay for 
the funeral expenses of Delaine Cross's sister Deb Durham.

Holiday Closing
The L.B.J.& C. Development Corporation Head Start Central Office and 
Head Start Centers will be closed Nov. 22rd and 23rd, in observance 
of Thanksgiving.

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

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.

Weight Watchers
Every Tuesday with weigh-in at 4:45, meeting at 5:15 p.m. at 
Byrdstown Methodist Church. For info call (606) 688-0119.

DAV Meeting
DAV meeting will be the 2nd Saturday of each month beginning at 9:30 
a.m. at the Cordell Hull Birthplace. December 8th the Christmas 
Breakfast will be held.

Patriots to meet
The Overton County Patriots will meet Monday, Nov. 26, at 6 p.m. in 
the Millard Oakley Public Library in Livingston. Speaker this month 
is Bryant Dunaway, the District Attorney General for the 13th 
Judicial District of Tennessee. He will be speaking to the OCP about 
the 2nd Amendment and new gun laws in Tennessee. Everyone is invited 
to attend.

Holiday Closing
The Pickett County Executive’s Office will be closed Thursday, Nov. 
22, and Friday, Nov. 23, to observe the Thanksgiving Day Holiday. The 
office will close at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 21, and will re-open 
with regular business hours on Monday, Nov. 26.

Holiday Closing
Town Hall will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 22 & 23, in 
observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. We will reopen on Monday, 
November 26th.

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.

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

Bake Sale
The 5th grade class of Pickett County K-8 will be having a bake sale 
Wednesday, Nov. 21, at B&K Grocery beginning at 8:00 a.m. Come and 
purchase some delicious homemade baked goods for your Thanksgiving 
Day celebrations! All proceeds will go to benefit the 5th grade 
classes. For more information or to donate please contact any 5th 
grade teacher at Pickett County K-8. (931)-864-3496.

Board of Education
The Pickett County Board of Education will meet Monday, December 10, 
2018 at 6 p.m. in the office of the director of schools. There will 
be a work session at 5:30. comments from the public are welcomed.

Holiday Closing
Pickett County Library will be closed Nov. 22nd -24th for Thanksgiving.