Guntersville Historical Society holiday social for members, guests and prospective members, Sunday, Dec. 8, from 2:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. at Guntersville Citizens Bank and Trust. Side door on left will be open. Refreshments provided.

AAPR Chapter 36, Marshall County, has changed the December meeting to Friday, Dec. 5, at 10 a.m. at the Catfish Cabin.

Mountain Valley Arts Council 10th Annual Children’s Christmas Card Contest exhibit runs Dec. 7-Jan. 2. Awards ceremony Friday, Dec. 7, from 2:00 until 3:00 p.m. Refreshments provided. All invited.

Asbury/Martling Christmas Parade, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2 p.m. Line-up at 1 p.m. in front of Asbury Fire Department. For info, call 256-298-4114.

CASA Christmas Food & Gift Bag packing, Wednesday, Dec. 18, Sand Mountain Toyota Community Room, Highway 431, Albertville. Doors open at 8:30. Packing begins promptly at 9 a.m. To donate: mail checks to CASA of Marshall County 180 Bluff Road,

Guntersville, AL. 35976. For more information, call 256-582-7119 or email

Shirleyholland7@ live.com

Blood Drive at Marshall County Courthouse, Thursday, Dec. 12, from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. All donors will get T-shirt or coffee mug.

First Baptist Pickers, Christmas concert, Sunday, Dec. 8, 6 p.m., First Baptist Church Guntersville. Free.

Blood drive, Marshall Medical Center North, Dec. 4. Hours Wednesday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. All donors receive a gift certificate for a holiday turkey. 3rd floor classroom of the Medical Plaza building next to hospital.

Simmons family Christmas breakfast, Saturday, Dec. 7, at Food Basket in Albertville. All family members and friends invited.

Holiday organ concert, Sunday, Dec. 8, 1:30 p.m., Nan Roberts Lane Chapel, DAR School. Featuring organist Sue Ellen Adams with the DAR Choral Ensemble and DAR Elementary choir.

Holiday Art Market, Mountain Valley Arts Council, Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Tour of Homes, Guntersville Ladies Civitans, Friday, Dec. 6, and Sunday, Dec. 8. Cost $60 Friday night, $35 Sunday. Visit the Monkey’s Uncle, Stach & Co. or Caldwell Banker for tickets.

Lights of Love, Shepherd’s Cove Hospice, Dec. 10, 4 p.m. until 6 p.m.

Holiday Art Market through Dec. 27 at Mountain Valley Arts Council, Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m. until 5 p.m., Sat., 10 p.m. until 2 p.m.

Night Before Christmas, Downtown Guntersville holiday event, Saturday Dec. 7, 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. Carriage ridges, music, ice skating rink, train rides, live Bethlehem, snacks, cookie and ornament decorating, Santa & more.

Free Home Cemetery asks families with loves ones buried there to please remove old flowers.

Marshall County Democratic Club to recognize 43 members on December 5 at Catfish Cabin at 6 p.m.

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Meal is $10.95 a person. Email susanmc@charter.net or call 256-558-1927 for reservation.

Festival of Trees, Guntersville Museum, through Jan. 1, Guntersville Museum.

Tickets on sale for “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!” by the Whole Backstage Theatre. Performance dates December 5, 6, and 7 at 7 p.m. and December 7 and 8 at 2 p.m. Call 256-582-7469; Adult tickets are $20 each, senior adult tickets are $18 each and student tickets are $12 each.

Grant Christmas Parade Saturday, Dec. 7, at 1 p.m. If your school, business, church or organization would like to participate call Town Hall at 256-728-2007.

Guntersville Christmas Parade, Friday, Dec. 6, at 6 p.m., Gunter Ave. beginning at Scott Street. Deadline to turn in parade applications Nov. 30 at Lake Guntersville Chamber of Commerce office.

Small Business Awards, Wednesday, December 11, 7:30 a.m., Gunters Landing, 1000 Gunter’s Landing Rd. RSVP by calling Lake Guntersville Chamber of Commerce at 256-582-3612.

Georgia Mountain Community Center turkey shoot Saturday, Dec. 14. Shoots start at 8 a.m. $5 per shot. Coffee and other beverages available.

Class of 1970, Guntersville High School, 50th Class Reunion, Saturday, May 2, 2020, at Gunters Landing. For reservations and information email guntersvillehsreunion1970@gmail.com

Mountain Lakes Civil Air Patrol weekly meetings in the EAA building at the Guntersville Municipal Airport every Monday, 6 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Programs for cadets, ages 12-18, and adults. For more information, visit www.MountainLakesCivilAirPatrol.us.

AA meetings in Guntersville, 7 p.m. Thursdays and 4 p.m. Sundays, upstairs between the Brick and Barnes Barber Shop in Northtown. Sign on the door.

Grant stretch & balance classes, gym at Town Park, every Tuesday and Thursday morning at 8:30 a.m. $1 per person. Led by Deloras Arnold. For info, call Joe Cagle, 256-202-0025.

Christmas Coalition seeks Christmas sponsors for children. Visit www.christmascoalition.org or call 256-582-9998.

Handmade Holiday Market ,Dec. 6-7, 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Baltimore Ave. Church of God, 606 Baltimore Ave., Albertville. Food available for lunch in fellowship hall. All are welcome to come and shop in the gym . For more info, call 256-744-8169.

Turkey shoot for Union Grove Masonic Lodge 320 F&AM will run every Saturday until Dec. 28 at 9 a.m. For more information, call Levon Sutton 256-738-3122.

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