This Saturday brings the 2013 version of Lions Club Pancake Day. The event will begin at 6 a.m. and continue through noon. Tickets are $5 each, $3 for chldren under 6, and are being sold by all Lions Club members. Tickets will also be available at the door. Both eat-in and take out service will offered. The event will be held at the Centre First Baptist Church’s recreational outreach building (ROC), at the intersection of Alabama Highway 9 and the the U.S. 411 Chesnut By-Pass.
The Cherokee County Public Library has on ongoing book sale. Get paperbacks for as little as a dime and hardbacks for as little as 50 cents or $1. The library is open today from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Call the library at 256-927-5838 for further information.
Sand Rock Church of Christ will host an overnight youth lock-in for ages 11-17 (10 and under if accompanied by an adult) March 15-16 from 5:30 p.m. until 8 a.m. For more information call (256) 523-6888.
In high school baseball action, Piedmont plays at Cedar Bluff (DH) beginning at 11 a.m., Spring Garden plays at Faith Christian (DH) beginnining at 11 a.m. and Cherokee County plays at Fort Payne (DH) beginning at 1 p.m.
In high school softball action, the Cherokee County Invitational Tourament will be played at the Gadsden State Community College-Cherokee Softball Complex, to be decided.
Sunday, March 17
The Centre First Baptist Church contemporary worship service, “Impact” begins at 8:30 a.m.
The Edge, a contemporary worship service that welcomes each person as he or she is and challenges us all to grow together in our faith in Jesus Christ, meets at 8:45 a.m. at Centre First United Methodist Church.
Visit the beautiful Rock Village, home of some of the best hiking and rock climbing throughout the world. Enjoy fresh air and beautiful scenery. Go to the intersection of U.S. Highway 411 and Highway 68 in Leesburg, turn right, turn left on Cherokee County 36, to the intersection of County Road 36 and County Road 70, turn left and follow the signs.
Visit the historic Cornwall Furnace on Cherokee County Road 92 in Cedar Bluff.
Dutch Oven Demonstration: From one of DeSoto State Park's partner parks, Russell Cave National Monument Come celebrate Women’s History Month at Russell Cave National
Monument. Learn about the history of women who lived in Doran’s Cove and how they prepared food such as cornbread. A ranger will
also demonstrate Dutch oven techniques at 1 p.m. Russell Cave National Monument-Bridgeport, Alabama For more details, call 256.495.2672 or see https://www.facebook.com/events/123737157808323/