Community Events

 

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September 2014

 

 

September 17th   …   Washington County Board of County Commissioners meet in a Workshop Session at 9 a.m.

 

September 17th   …   Wausau Garden Club meets at 10:30 a.m. at the Wausau Town Hall.

 

September 18th   …   Washington County Chamber of Commerce Third Thursday Breakfast hosted at the Northwest Florida Community Hospital Specialty Center in Chipley

 

September 18th   …   Washington County Board of County Commissioners meet at 9 a.m. at the County Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

September 18th   …  City of Chipley Planning & Zoning meeting at 1 p.m.,  followed by a Code enforcement Board meeting at 1:30 p.m.

 

September 18th   …   Low Country Boil at Landmark Park in Dothan, Alabama.  Annual fundraiser featuring a meal of shrimp, sausage, corn, potatoes and onions simmered in a 60 gallon kettle and served out of wheelbarrows. Live music. Casual dress, wagon rides, kids welcome. Silent auction. Advance tickets required, tokes Activity Barn. Call 334-794-3452 to purchase tickets.

 

September 18th – 21st  …   25th Annual Lobster Festival & Tournament at Schooners Beach Club in Panama City Beach.

 

September 20th    ….   1st Presbyterian Church in Chipley,Florida (658 5th St.) is hosting a Job Fair  starting at         1 p.m.-until.    There will be independent sale vendors there ( Mary Kay, Avon, Tupperware, thirty- one gifts, the Pampered Chef, Premier Jewelry, Oragami Owl, Essential Oils and Scensty) to offer business opportunities.  Public is invited to learn of new careers or shop around and order gifts.

 

September 20th   …   Panhandle Pioneer settlement in Blountstown is hosting Archeology Day.

 

September 22nd   …   Vernon City Council meets at 6 p.m.   Public Hearing on Washington County Future Land Use Map.

 

September 23rd   …   Chipley Kiwanis Club meets at Noon

 

September 23rd    …  Washington County Council on Aging Board of Directors meet at the Chipley Office.

 

September 24th  …   Washington County Master Gardeners meet at 9 a.m. at the Ag Center in Chipley

 

September 24th   ….     Vernon Historical Society meets at 2 p.m. at the Museum in the Vernon City Hall

 

September 25th   …   Early Release Day for Washington County Public Schools

 

September 25th   …   Chipley Lions Club meets at Noon at Bailey’s Restaurant

 

September 25th   …   Chipley Redevelopment Agency meets at  4 p.m. at the Washington County Chamber of Commerce in Chipley

 

September 26th   …    Chipley Hellfighters will host a Bikers Breakfast at the clubhouse at 7 a.m.

 

September 29th    …  Washington County Tourist Development Council meets in Workshop Session at 4 p.m., followed by a Business Meeting at 5 p.m.

 

September 29th   …   City of Chipley Public Hearing on Final Millage & Budget Adoption at 5:05 p.m.

 

September 30th   …   Chipley Kiwanis Club meets at Noon

 

October 2014

  October 4th   …   Chipley Hellfighters will hold a Harvest Ride starting at 9 a.m. at the clubhouse.

 

October 4th   …   The University of Florida NFREC presents the Art & Garden Fall Family Festival on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Discover creative ways to explore visual art and the art of gardening through demonstrations and fun activities for the whole family. Sponsored in part by the Gadsden County Tourist Development Council in collaboration with the Gadsden Arts Center, Gardening Friends of the Big Bend, the Quincy Garden Club, the Tallahassee Plein-Air Artists, and the Tallahassee Watercolor Society. The event is free and open to the public. For more information:http://nfrec.ifas.ufl.edu/art_garden/index.shtml

October 4th   ….   Wiregrass Antique and Collector Car Show · 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Landmark Park in Dothan, Alabama.
Visit one of the largest car shows in the Wiregrass Region with approximately 200 cars on display, ranging in age from “T” models to custom classics. Adults, $5; children, $3; members, free. Hosted by the Wiregrass Antique and Collector Car Club.

 

October 7th   …   Chipley Hellfighters will hold Bike Night at Sonic at 6 p.m.

 

October 9th   …   Ebro City Council meets at 6 p.m.  Public Hearing on Washington County Future Land Use Map.

 

October 10th   …    Chipley High School Homecoming

 

October 11th   …  Caches, Critter & Cars at Falling Waters State Park

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 October 11th … Spaghetti Dinner at Vernon High School

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October 13th   … Columbus Day

 

October 13th   …  Regular School Board meeting at 5 p.m.

 

October 14th   …  Chipley City Council meets at 6 p.m.   Public Hearing on Washington County Future Land Use Map.

 

October 16th  …  Wausau Town Council meets at 6 p.m.   Public Hearing on Washington County Future Land Use Map.

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October 17th    ….   ‘Rumors’   is being presented at the Spanish Trail Playhouse in Chipley.  At a large tastefully appointed Sneden’s Landing townhouse, the Deputy Mayor  of New York has just shot himself.  Though only a flesh wound, four couples are about to experience a severe attack of Farce.  Gathering for their tenth wedding anniversary, the host lies bleeding in the other room and his wife is nowhere in sight.  His lawyer, Ken and wife Chris must get “the story” straight before the other guests arrive.  As the confusions and mis-communications mount, the evening spins off into classic farcical hilarity.

 

October 20th  … The Tri-States Coin Club meets the third Monday night of each month at 7 pm in the back room of Interco Coins, 2314 Ross Clark Circle, Dothan Alabama.  It’s fun for all ages.  There is a short meeting followed by a coin auction each month.

 

October 21st   …   Chipley Hellfighters’  Fellowship Dinner at 6:30 p.m. at the clubhouse.

 

October 24th   …   Vernon High School Homecoming

 

October 24th-25th   …    Landmark Park Quilt Show at Landmark Park in Dothan, Alabama.  Over 100 antique and modern quilts on display in the Stokes Activity Barn. Juried show and exhibit, with sewing related vendors. Held in conjunction with Wiregrass Heritage Festival.

 

October 25th   …    Wiregrass Heritage Festival at Landmark Park in Dothan, Alabama.  Learn how peanuts were harvested in the Wiregrass Region a half-century ago. Enjoy the sights, sounds, and smells of cane grinding, syrup making, butter churning, basket weaving, soap making, and other traditional farm activities. Also, plenty of music and a wide variety of antique gas and steam engines will be on display. Adults, $8; senior citizens, $6; children, $4; members, free.

 

October 28th   …  Washington County Council on  Aging Board of Directors meet at the Chipley Office.

 

October 31st   …   Chipley Hellfighters will host a Bikers Breakfast at the clubhouse at 7 a.m.

 

October 31st    ….  Trick or Treating in Wausau from 5 – 7 p.m.

 

November 2014

November 1st   …    Chipley Hellfighters will hold a Harvest Ride starting at 9 a.m. at the clubhouse.

 

November  4th  …       Primary Election Day

 

November 4th   …    Chipley Hellfighters will hold Bike Night at Sonic at 6 p.m.

 

November 6th   …   Public Hearing on he Washington County Future Land Use Map at 5 p.m. at the County Annex on South Boulevard in Chipley.

 

November 10th   …   Washington County School Board meets at 5 p.m.

 

November 11th   …  Veterans Day

 

November 17th  …  The Tri-States Coin Club meets the third Monday night of each month at 7pm in the back room of Interco Coins, 2314 Ross Clark Circle, Dothan Alabama.  It’s fun for all ages.  There is a short meeting followed by a coin auction each month.

 

November 18th   …  Washington County Council on Aging Board of Directors meet at the Chipley Office.  (Date changed due to Holiday)

 

November 18th   …   Washington County School Board Re-Organizational Meeting

 

November 18th   …   Chipley Hellfighters’  Fellowship Dinner at 6:30 p.m. at the clubhouse.

November 20th & 21st    …   Dearly Departed will take the VHS stage November 20 and 22, 2014 at 7 p.m. nightly.   Tickets will be $10/Adults, and $5/Students.  Vernon High School is located at 3232 Moss Hill Road, Vernon, FL. 

 

November 27th   …   Thanksgiving

 

November 28th   …   Chipley Hellfighters will host a Bikers Breakfast at the clubhouse at 7 a.m.

 

December 2014

  December 2nd    …    Chipley Hellfighters will hold Bike Night at Sonic at 6 p.m.

 

December 6th   …   Chipley Hellfighters will hold a Harvest Ride starting at 9 a.m. at the clubhouse.

 

 

 

December 8th   …   Washington County School Board meets at 5 p.m.

 

December 11th   …   Public Hearing at 9 a.m. on the Washington County Future land Use Map at the County Annex Building, 1331 South Blvd. in Chipley.

 

December 15th  …  The Tri-States Coin Club meets the third Monday night of each month at 7 p.m.  in the back room of Interco Coins, 2314 Ross Clark Circle, Dothan Alabama.  It’s fun for all ages.  There is a short meeting followed by a coin auction each month.

 

December 16th   …   Chipley Hellfighters’  Fellowship Dinner at 6:30 p.m. at the clubhouse.

 

December 19th   …  Early Release Day for Washington County Public Schools.

 

December 22nd – January 6th   …  Christmas Break for Washington County Public Schools

 

December 23rd   ….   Washington County Council on Aging Board of Directors meet at the Chipley Office.  (Meeting is canceled due to Holiday)

 

December 25th   …  Christmas