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The Vietnam Veterans Of America Dogwood Chapter 991, will meet for our regular scheduled monthly meeting, Tuesday evening September 10th 2013. Meeting place the Disabled American Veterans Hall located at 927 Gardner Drive Palestine,TX. That location is just outside loop 256 north on Hwy 155 going toward Tyler, 1/2 mile .The DAV Hall sets just behind Matterns Tire Co. Our meeting time is at 7 pm.

Chapel of the Hills Church is holding a seminar on Divorce Care Sept. 16th-Dec. 9th in Centerville, Tx. Call 903-536-4673 for more information.

Freestone County Food Swap will meet during Fairfi eld Market Days on the following Saturdays: September 28 & October 26.

Domestic Violence Support Group: Learn to become a Survivor every 2nd & 4th Thursday. For more info call (903) 388-5600.

Texas Department of State Health Services located at 529 Lassiter Centerville

(serving Leon county) has a new clinic schedule. Tuesday 7:30am-noon & 12:30- 5pm; Thursday 7:30am-noon & 12:30-5pm. You may call 903-536-7155 for an appointment or more information.

The Leon County Amateur Radio Club (LCARC) has changed it’s meeting times and will now be meeting on the first Tuesday of each month in the Leon County Courthouse Annex 2 at 7:00pm. Please join us if you have or are interested in getting your HAM radio license.

Congressman Kevin Brady Leon County Office Hours - Congressman Kevin Brady’s staff have begun holding offi ce hours in Leon County on the first Thursday of every month. Caseworker Vita Swarers will be at the Ward Memorial Library at 207 E. St. Mary in Centerville from 1:00 p.m. – 3 p.m. on the first Thursday of every month to assist people with federal agency issues including Veterans cases, Social Security, Medicare and more. The Congressman’s Huntsville and Conroe offices are open Monday – Friday from

8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and can be reached toll free at 1-877- 441-5700.

Come out to Fort Boggy State Park on Saturdays and Sundays, to fish for Rainbow Trout. Fort Boggy is located approximately 7 miles south of Centerville on Hwy 75; and open from 8:00 am until sundown. Bring the family and take advantage of Trout fishing in your State Park close to home.

Friends of Fort Boggy State Park meet the third Monday of each month in the Centerville Elementary School Cafeteria. For more infomation contact Mike Heffler at 903- 388-2371.

Davis Chapel Church - Prayer every 3rd Saturday of each month, 10:00 a.m. Come and pray with Pastor Elder Anthony W. Harris. Administrator: Lula Woodson.

Leon County Military Families and Blue Star Mothers meet on the second Tuesday of each month at various locations. If you are interested in joining us please call Connie Hall at 903-208-0253 for location of meeting place for the month.

The newly-formed OAKWOOD COMMUNITY HELPING HANDS CLUB has established that their meetings will be on the second Thursday of each month at 10 a.m. in the annex of the Methodist Church in Oakwood. We welcome new members who will share in ways to help the community and enjoy fellowship. For more information contact J.R. McKenzie 903- 545-2667.

Lone Star Patriots of Leon County’s monthly meeting is held on the 4th Thursday.

The Country Stitchin’ Bee meets every Wednesday from 10-4 at Country Living Quilts in Flynn. 936-396-2889.

Oakwood AA has had a schedule change. Thursday 8:00 p.m.; Friday 8:30 p.m.; Sunday 10:00 a.m. Meetings are held at 832 S. Moody in Oakwood. Corner of S. Moody and Riverbend Rd. Contact Danny C. (903) 545-2451 or (903) 391-5444 or Mike L. (903) 391-6352

Special Prayer Meeting - Each Thursday 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Hiway Tabernacle Church of God, Highway 75 South.

The Buffalo Library is offering a program to help adults improve their reading skills, Thursdays from 2:00-4:00 p.m. To register, contact the Buffalo Library at 903-322- 4146.

Flo Volunteer Fire Department meets the first Thursday of each month for their monthly business meeting at 7:00 p.m.

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