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DIY personal care products

BONIFAY - There will be a DIY personal care products class from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, June 15 at the Holmes County Agriculture Center. The class will cover how to make hair care products, deodorants, lip balms, skin care products and more. The cost for the class is $50 and includes course materials. Seating in limited, pre-registration is required. For more information or to register call the Washington County Extension Office at 850-638-6265 or the Holmes County Extension Office at 850-547-1108.

 

Disney Days

CHIPLEY - The Washington County Library Chipley Branch will host Disney Days with a free movie at 10:30 a.m. and at 3:30 p.m. every Monday through Monday June 26 and at 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Monday July 3 and Monday, July 10. For more information call 850-638-1314.

 

Summer programs

WASHINGTON COUNTY - The Washington County Public Library will host several summer programs during June and July. The Chipley Branch will hold their programs from Pre-K and up at 10:30 a.m. and for teens at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday's through Tuesday June 27 and Tuesday, July 11 and Tuesday, July 18. The Chipley Branch will also hold adult programs at 2 p.m. on Thursdays through June 29.  On Fridays the Chipley branch will host a Make and Take Craft Friday  from 10 a.m. to noon through Friday, July 28.The Sunny Hills branch will hold their programs at 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday through Wednesday, June 28 and Wednesday, July 12 and Wednesday, July 19. The Wausau Branch will hold their programs at 3:30 p.m. every Wednesday through Wednesday, June 28 and Wednesday, July 12 and Wednesday, July 19. The Country Oaks Branch will hold their programs at 3:30 p.m. every Thursday through Thursday, June 29 and Thursday, July 13 and Thursday, July 20.  The Sam Mitchell Branch will hold their program from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, July 24 through Thursday, July 27 and from 11  a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, July 28. For more information Call 850-638-1314.

 

Panhandle Watermelon Festival Pageant

CHIPLEY - The 61st Annual Panhandle Watermelon Festival pageant will be held at 6:30 p.m.  Saturday, June 10 at the Washington County Agriculture Center. For more information call Teresa Bush at 850-263-4744 or 850-263-3072 or 850-415-0692 o call Melissa Miles t 850-260-4323.

 

McFatter-Owens family reunion

VERNON - The annual McFatter-Owens family reunion will be held at noon Saturday, June 10 at Bonnett Pond Church. The church is located at 2680 Bonnett Pond Road between Wausau and Vernon. For more information call Joyce at 850-638-1685 or James at 850-830-6985.

 

Worley family reunion

GRACEVILLE - The annual Worley family reunion will be held Saturday, June 10 at Graceville Community Church located on Prim Avenue in Graceville. The doors will open at 10 a.m. for fellowship and lunch around noon. Bring a well filled basket to share with family and friends. Brings any pictures of family that may be added to the slide show. For more information call Ellen Faircloth at 850-547-4222.

 

Free hearing screening

EBRO - A representative from Captel Captioned Telephone Services will be at the Ebro City Hall at 10 a.m. Monday, June 12, to provide free hearing screenings. For more information, contact Andrea at Washington County Council on Aging at 850-638-6216.

 

Dangers of identity theft

CHIPLEY - A representative from Region's Bank will be at Washington County Council on Aging at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 13 to provide education on the dangers of identity theft and to explain ways in which it can be prevented. For more information contact Andrea at 850-638-6216.

 

Breastfeeding Support Group

BONIFAY - The Florida Department of Health Holmes County will host Bosom Buddies Breastfeeding Support Group. The group will meet from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.  Monday, June 12, Monday, July 10 and Monday, August 8 at the Holmes County Public Library located at 303 J Harvey Ethridge Street, Bonifay. Support group meetings are free and open to all pregnant and postpartum women, their family members, and significant others. For more information contact Traci Corbin at 850-547-8500 ext. 240.

 

Hearing Life

CHIPLEY - Washington County Council on Aging will have representatives from Hearing Life at 22:20 a.m. Wednesday, June 14 at the Chipley center. The purpose of the event it to educate seniors on the importance of hearing as it relates to health. For more information contact Andrea at 850-638-6216.

 

FTRI phone representative

CHIPLEY - An FTRI phone representative will be at Washington County Council on Aging from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, June 15. These phone are free and are amplified for the hearing and visually impaired. For an appointment call 850-638-6216.

 

 Southeast Alabama Bicentennial pageant

GENEVA, ALABAMA - The Geneva County Historical Society will host the Miss Southeast Alabama Bicentennial pageant Saturday, June 17 in the Geneva High School auditorium.  A $300 scholarship will be awarded to the Miss winner if there are three or more in the group. Baby Miss, Tiny Miss,  Future Little Miss and Little Miss categories will begin at 11 a.m. Young Junior Miss, Teen Miss and Miss categories will begin at 4 p.m.. For more information, call Sirena Messer at 334-723-0014.

 

Padgett reunion

WESTVILLE - The 62nd annual Padgett reunion will be held from 10 a.m. until Saturday, June 17 at Leonia Baptist Church. The church is located at 1124 Gillman Road in Westville.

 

EHEAP applications

WASHINGTON COUNTY - Washington County Council on Aging is now accepting applications for Emergency Home Energy Assistance For the Elderly Program (EHEAP). Households with persons 60 years of age and older with low income who are in immediate danger of losing their source of home cooling may be considered for eligibility. To make an appointment to apply for assistance, call Andrea at 850-638-6216.

 

Car show

CHIPLEY - The Panhandle Watermelon Festival will host a car show throughout the day Saturday, June 24 at the Florida Panhandle Technical College in Chipley. Registration will be from 8 a.m. to noon and will be $20 per car. For more information call 302-598-3885.

 

Yoga classes

CHIPLEY - Yoga classes will be held from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. every Saturday through June 24 at Next Generation Spots. Yoga will improve circulation increase flexibility, increase muscle tone, improve mood and more. Next Generation Sports in located at 731 Kirkland Road in Chipley. For more information call Melissa Medley at 850-638-6240 ext. 150.

 

Pilates classes

BONIFAY - Pilates classes will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday through June 27 at Bonifay Elementary School. There will be no class on Tuesday, June 20. The Pilates classes are offered at no charge. Bonifay Elementary School is located at 307 West North Avenue in Bonifay. For more information call Melissa Medley at 850-547-8500 ext. 267.

 

Breastfeeding Support Group

CHIPLEY - The Florida Department of Health Washington County will host Bosom Buddies Breastfeeding Support Group. The group will meet from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.  Tuesday, June 27, Tuesday, July 25 and Tuesday, August 22 at the Florida Department of Health in Washington County located at 1338 South Boulevard, Chipley. Support group meetings are free and open to all pregnant and postpartum women, their family members, and significant others. For more information, contact Traci Corbin at 850-638-6240 ext. 121.

 

Chipley farmers market

CHIPLEY - The Chipley Farmers Market will be open from noon to 4 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays and from 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays through July 4 weekend. The market is located at the train depot of Seventh Street. For more information call the Washington County Extension Office at 850-638-6180 or Elaine Milton at 334-405-1408.

 

Kolmetz reunion

VERNON - The annual Kolmetz reunion will kick off with a cousins dinner at 11 a.m. on the creek at Danny's place Friday, July 7 followed by the Kolmetz sing at 6 p.m. at the Hinson's Crossroads Fire Department. The Kometz reunion will be held starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 8 at the fire department. Bring a covered dish to share to the sing and the reunion. For more information call Bertha Padgett at 850-535-2737.

 

Democratic Executive Committee meeting

CHIPLEY - The Washington County Democratic Executive Committee will not have a meeting in June. The next meeting will be at 6 p.m. Monday, July 17 at the Panhandle Shrine Club. For more information call 850-867-0440.

 

Dr. Magical Balloons

CHIPLEY - The Washington County Public Library will host Dr. Magical Balloons at 11 a.m. at the Washington County Agriculture Center. The Agriculture Center is located two buildings east of the Library in Chipley. For more information call 850-638-1314. 

 

Alzheimer’s Walk

PANAMA CITY - There will be an Alzheimer’s Walk Saturday, September 16 in the SweetBay Community (the old airport) in Panama City. Registration will be at 8 a.m. with a ceremony at 8:45 a.m. and the walk beginning at 9 a.m. The walk is about two miles long. It is a “nature walk” as it winds off road through some trees, out to the bay, and back again. The Sweet Bay Community is located at 3204 Heartleaf Ave. East, Panama City. For more information call A.J. Plummer at 850-225-0680 or by email at asplummer@alz.org.