Community Calendar

Published 9:49 pm Wednesday, April 24, 2024

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Autism Awareness

Central Elementary School and the Special Education Department presents Autism Awareness Week April 22-26. A parade will take place Friday, April 26 at 1:30 p.m. and community members are invited to wear green on Monday, red on Tuesday, purple on Wednesday, yellow on Thursday and blue Friday for the observance.

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Hope Inspired Ministries will hold graduation ceremonies for its Lowndes County site Thursday, April 25 at 6 p.m. at Hayneville Baptist Church.

Egg Workshop

Alabama Extension will host All About Eggs, a workshop for those interested in backyard egg production and maintaining a small flock April 25 in the County Commission Meeting Room in Hayneville from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Call (334) 548-2315 to register for this free event.

Business Breakfast

The Lowndes County Area Chamber of Commerce presents the Elmore Bolling Business Breakfast April 26 from 9-11 a.m. at Deep Woods Restaurant in Hayneville. The cost is $20. Contact Dr. O.L. Hubert at (251) 387-0357 or Cynthia Carter at (334) 324-4625 for information.

Book Signing

White Hall resident Lucy Reeves Vaughner will hold a book signing for her debut book, “Matters of the Heart” at the Hayneville Library April 26 at 1 p.m. The event is open to the public.

Equipment Auction

Lowndes County Public Schools will hold its annual auction April 29 from 9-11 a.m. at the LCPS Bus School in Hayneville. Items include an old cotton gin, furniture, computers, vehicles and more. For more information, call Dr. Kenneth Fair at (334) 548-2131 Ext. 1700.

Men Day

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in the Mount Willing Community will celebrate Men Day on Sunday, April 28 at 12 p.m. Guest speaker is Rev. Donnie raig of St. Paul CME. Please join us!

LCUWP Applications

The Lowndes County Unincorporated Wastewater Project is accepting applications for septic system installation or repair at its office located at 507 W. Tuskeena Street in Hayneville. Call (334) 548-2006 or stop by Monday, Wednesday, or Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for an application.

Head Start

The Lowndes County BOE has opened Head Start registration for children ages 3 and 4 for the 2024-2025 program year. Current immunization records, proof of income, and proof of age are required to register. Call (334) 548-2145 or visit for information.

Cancer Screening

Mobile mammography will be available the first Thursday of every month beginning May 2. Call the Lowndes County Health Department at (334) 747-4769 for information and to reserve a spot.

Get Lit Bus

The Lowndes County Public Schools’ Get Lit Bus will stop in Hayneville on May 4 starting at 9 a.m. Come by and get on and enjoy learning. Contact the schools’ central office for more information.

Celebrating Cosby

Friends and family of Gwendolyn B. Cosby request your presence to celebrate her works in the community. Congregation members from community churches are invited to help pin flowers and bring a love offering for her to Bougahoma Baptist Church at 170 County Road 17 in Hayneville, on Saturday, May 4, at 3p.m. For more information, please call Michelle at (216) 225-6694.


The Lowndes County Disabled Americans Veterans, Chapter 100 joins community partners to sponsor a Health and Wellness Expo May 18 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Fort Deposit Guard Armory. The free event features vendors, entertainment, give-a-ways, free food and a bounce house for the kids. Call (281) 416-6156 for additional information.

Wellness Tour

The Wellness Coalition has scheduled a Tour of Wellness Community Health Fair on June 29. The event will take place at the Hayneville Town Square from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call (334) 293-6502 for more information.