The Disabled American Veterans Chapter 17 and Auxiliary will hold its monthly meeting at the Southside Christian Church Recreation Building (the old school) on Southside Road. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. with a business meeting to follow at 7 p.m. All members are requested to attend. The chapter normally meets the second Thursday of each month. Anyone who is service-connected and disabled or who thinks they might be is invited to attend and get more information.
The Carter County Humane Society will meet at 6 p.m. at Doe River Baptist Church.
A Breast Cancer Awareness and Support Group will meet at Sycamore Shoals Hospital in the classrooms from 7 to 8 p.m. For more information, call Lisa Cole at 542-1394 or email ColeLM@msha.com. The support group meets the second Thursday of each month.
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 Johnson City Woman’s Club will meet at the Johnson City Public Library, 100 W. Millard St. A welcoming coffee begins at 10:45 a.m., followed by the business meeting at 11 a.m. At noon, a catered luncheon will be served. The cost for lunch is $12 per person. The club invites anyone with an interest in serving the community, making new friends and participating in various social activities to come to the meeting. If you have any questions or would like more information, call Jan Paveglio, first vice president in charge of membership, at 328-0311.
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 Elizabethton Civitan Club will raise the American flag at participating business locations to celebrate the discovery of the Americas by Christopher Columbus on Oct. 12, 1492. For more details about the Civitan Flag Service, interested businesses may call 542-2092.
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