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Community Calendar for Friday, September 21, 2012


ThursdaySept. 20

The Mountain States Auxiliary will hold a sale of cinnamon-glazed nuts from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Sycamore Shoals Hospital. The sale will feature fresh-roasted, cinnamon-glazed, pecans, almonds and cashews. Sugar-free pecans will also be available. Customers are welcome to enjoy a free sample. Twenty percent of all sales will go to the Sycamore Shoals Hospital Auxiliary to benefit patients and their families.

Carter County Citizens In Action will hold a town hall meeting at 6 p.m. in the courtroom at the Carter County Courthouse.


FridaySept. 21

The Elizabethton Senior Citizens Center will host a special buffet breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. The menu for this all-you-can-eat breakfast will include biscuits, gravy, sausage, pork tenderloin, scrambled eggs, pancakes, hash browns, apple butter, juice and coffee. Tickets are $6. Carryout will be available. A special program of music will be provided by country music entertainer Marlow Tackett with Chuck Mathes. All proceeds will go to support the center and its activities and programs.

Hampton Lodge No. 750 will hold a stated meeting at 7 p.m. All members are encouraged to attend. Visitors are always welcome.

The Elizabethton Senior Dance Club will hold a dance at the Elizabethton Elks Lodge, No. 1847, 1000 N. Sycamore St., from 7 to 10 p.m. Music will be provided by the Rambling Rose Band. Those attending are asked to bring finger foods to share. There is a $6 door charge.

The Elizabethton Civitan Club will raise the American flag at participating business locations. Businesses interested in having a flag to observe Ex POW/MIA Recognition Day are asked to call 542-2092 to request a flag service.

Southern Countrymen Band will perform from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at The Outdoorsman on Stone Drive in Kingsport. Admission is $5. For more information, call Daryl Goodman at 943-5600.

The Green Pastures Group of Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. in the Conference Room at Crossroads, 413 E. Elk Ave., Elizabethton.


SaturdaySept. 22

A Christmas Doll Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Historic Jonesborough Visitors Center in downtown Jonesborough. The show will feature antique dolls and accessories, modern collectables, clothes, toys and much more from 1890 to 2012. Appraisals will be offered. Admission is $3.50. Children 12 and under are admitted free. For more information, call Debbie Merritt at 677-3501.

Southern Boyz will perform from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Buffalo Ruritan Club in Bluff City. Admission is $5.

Alcoholics Anonymous 12-Step Closed Meeting will be held at 2 p.m. at Crossroads, 413 E. Elk Ave., Elizabethton.

Narcotics Anonymous “Just For Today” group will meet at the Crossroads Building at 12:15 p.m. Enter through the entrance at the rear of the building.


Calendar items for Comingup are welcomed. They should be submitted in writing at least 48 hours before the event. Mail items to the Elizabethton Star, P.O. Box 1960, Elizabethton, TN 37644, fax to 423-542-2004, bring by our office at 300 S. Sycamore St., Elizabethton, TN, or e-mail to


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