News notes for Jan. 18

News notes for Jan. 18

Posted: Wednesday, January 19, 2011 4:01 pm

Hyndsver flower

fund due

The Hyndsver Flower Fund for 2011 is due and payable until March 1. All former or current residents or friends of citizens in the Hyndsver Community are invited to participate. Please send your payment of $10 to Hyndsver Community Center c/o Frances Nanney, 481 Synder Rd., Martin TN 38237. Call 587-2079 for more information.



workshop set

Leadership Jackson Alumni Association will hold a workshop on understanding and preventing child abuse from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 3 at First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall at 1627 North Highland Ave. in Jackson.

The event is open to the public and free to attend. This workshop is ideal for childcare workers, church children’s ministry volunteers, social workers, teachers and anyone who works with children. 

For more information, call (731) 423-2200.


Center sells

tickets for basket

The Dresden Senior Citizens Center is selling tickets for $1 each on a beautiful sweetheart basket valued at $85. The basket will be given away on Thursday, Feb. 10 and you do not have to be present to win. Items in the basket include lunch for two at the Hearth Restaurant, hair cut by Aimee at The Headquarters, two salon hairsprays, massage, shoes, lotions, bath oils, bath massage crystals, Russell Stover heart box candy and much, much more.

To purchase tickets, please call The Dresden Senior Center at 364-5678.

The money will go for the senior center.


“Day of Heart”


dance, exercise

The West Tennessee Women’s Center and the West Tennessee Heart and Vascular Center at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital invite you to put on your dancing shoes and get out on the dance floor for a fun day of education, health screenings and dance instruction.  The “Day of Heart” will be Saturday, Feb. 12 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

This is a free event at the Old Hickory Mall in Jackson.



workshop set

The Dresden Senior Center Presents Washington DC’s Cherry Blossom Time March 28 – April 2, and would like to invite you to join us on this beautiful tour. This is a six-day and five-night trip that will be very interesting especially since it is during the Cherry Blossom season. We will depart from the Dresden Senior Center, 589 Evergreen St. Dresden, at 7 a.m. on March 28 and travel to Roanoke, Va., staying overnight at the Holiday Inn Express. Tour will be traveling with Brantley Bus Line in a deluxe motorcoach and will arrive in Washington, DC for a wonderful week consisting of numerous Historic Places. A brochure is available by calling the Dresden Senior Center at 364-5678.

Price for the trip is as follows: Single $1,027, Double $745, Triple $654,  or Quad $600.

Price includes: Deluxe motorcoach transportation, hotel accommodations for 5 nights, knowledgeable tour guide in DC, Tour of Monticello with lunch at Miche’s Tavern, night-time tour of monuments, Arlington Cemetery with Tram Tour, two afternoons at museum or museums of choice, drive of Cherry blossoms, cancellation and trip interruption insurance and much more.

Meals included deluxe breakfast each morning and one lunch at Miche’s Tavern

Each and every day is planned for a wonderful time at all the Historic Sites.

Please call now to reserve your seat at 364-5678.

wcp 1/18/11


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