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DRESDEN CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE

Dresden Christmas Open House will be held Sunday, November 18 from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. Shop local and support these area businesses. Face painting, cookies and pictures with Santa at First United Methodist Church sponsored by FCCLA. Refreshments at City Hall, Special Music , Swearing in of Alderman at 2 p.m., Tree Lighting at Dusk.

CHRISTMAS PARADE

There will be Christmas Parade in downtown Dresden on Sunday, November 18 at 3 p.m. Children of all ages are invited to enjoy Dresden’s Christmas Open House. Prizes will be awarded. For more information contact Dresden City Hall 731-364-2270.

SANTA’S HELPERS CHRISTMAS ASSISTANCE FORMS

Santa’s Helpers Christmas Assistance Forms are now available at 216 West Main Street in Dresden. Deadline is December 10, no exceptions. Available for Weakley County children ages 0 – 12th grade.

CHRISTMAS BAZAAR GLEASON FIRST METHODIST CHURCH

Gleason First Methodist Church will be having Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, November 10. Doors will open at 9 a.m. Soup and chili will begin at 11 a.m. Adults $10, Children 12 and under $5. Breakfast with Santa at 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.

SANTA’S HELPERS FUNDRAISER

Santa’s Helpers Fundraiser chances on a Yeti 30 Qt. Hopper or a Savage Axis, 243 Caliber Rifle. Chances are $5 per ticket or 5 for $20. Contact Santa’s Helpers at 731-364-3130 or Melinda at 731-514-9233.

NWTEDC MEETING

Northwest Tennessee Economic Development Council will hold their annual meeting on Friday, November 16 at the Double tree Hotel in Jackson. This traning will be held in conjunction with the Northwest TN HS/EHS Policy Council. The boarding meeting will be held at 10 a.m. The joint training is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. and should conclude by 3 p.m. Lunch provided.

GIVE BLOOD

Lifeline Blood Services will be at the Southside Church of Christ in Dresden on Monday, November 19 from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m. Receive a free t-shirt. Please remember to bring a photo ID.

CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE LUNCHEON

Weakley County Office on Aging, Dresden Senior Center will be having Christmas Open House Luncheon on Wednesday, December 19. Lunch will be served from 12 noon until 1 p.m.

KRIS KRINGLE MART SET FOR DECEMBER 08

Event organizers are looking for crafters and vendors interested in participating in the 2nd Annual Kris Kringle Mart, which will be held inside Dresden Elementary School’s multi-purpose room on Saturday, December 8, from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

This was a great event last year and enjoyed by all. We are interested in homemade gifs, local craft artists, and home-based business. The booth fee is $25.

For more information please call Dresden City Hall at 364-2270.