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The 55th annual UCP telethon will be 6-10 p.m. Saturday and noon-6 p.m. Sunday at the Anniston Meeting Center. Proceeds from the event support therapeutic services for children and adults with developmental disabilities in our community. Visit for more information.

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The Bridge Christian Center presents its first annual 'Back 2 School" outreach event,Ê5-7 p.m., The Jacksonville Community Center, the event is free and includes prize drawings, live entertainment,Êfree school supplies and more. The guest artist will be Jai Plus 1.

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The US Army Materiel Command band will perform a free concert at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Monteith Amphitheater at McClellan. Doors open at 4 p.m. The event is co-sponsored by AIUSA and the Longleaf Arts Council wrapping up a series of events this summer commemorating Anniston’s 130th birthday.

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A 4-week financial management seminal, presented by West Anniston Foundation, will be 2-4 p.m. each Monday in August at the Carver Community Center. Call 256-238-8476 for more information.

Annual summer safari health fair will be 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 15 at First United Methodist Church, family life center, 545 Anniston St., Weaver. The event is hosted by The Alabama Institute for Deaf & Blind Senior Services Department. Call Tabitha Royal, BSW at 256-761-3740 for more information.

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The St. Charles Parish annual yard sale will be 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 17 at St. Charles Catholic Church, 307 Seventh St. N.E., Jacksonville. Call 256-447-6160 or 256-435-5936 for more information.

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Spanish classes will be held at 10:30 a.m.-noon Mondays and 8:30-10 a.m. Wednesday’s beginning Aug. 19 at Harvest International Ministry, 707 Wilmer Ave. The classes will be held twice a week until May 2014. The classes are sponsored by Harvest Educational Resource and Bilingual Kids, Inc. Contact Jenniffer Whyte at for more information.

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The Cleburne County High School class of 1989 will hold its 25-year reunion Oct. 4 during the CCHS homecoming. Contact information is needed on a few classmates. Call Carrie Brown McWhorter or Beverly Skinner Casey via Facebook or email for updates and information.

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Cheaha Regional Head Start is accepting applications for Pre-K. Call Norwood Head Start at 256-237-8628 or Hobson City at 256-831-8491 for more information.

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Upcoming events at the Public Library of Anniston-Calhoun County include the following:

• Story time, 10 a.m., every Tuesday.

• Children’s make and take, all day, every Wednesday.

• Kids’ movie, 2 p.m., every Thursday.

• Teen program, 4:30 p.m., every Thursday.

Call the library at 256-237-8501 to confirm event and time or for more information.

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YMCA of Calhoun County is accepting registration for 3 and 4-year-old children or its Preschool program scheduled for 8 a.m.-noon Tuesday-Thursday starting in September. Call 256-238-9622 for more information.
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