Community Calendar

April 24
Jefferson Arts Gallery members meet at 11 a.m. on the fourth Wednesday. For more information contact Judy Miller at
April 25
Keystone Federated Republican Women will hold a new member social at 5:30 p.m. prior to its monthly meeting on the 4th Monday at 7 p.m. at the Monticello-Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce, 420 W. Washington St. For more information, contact Lynn Stafford at or (850) 491-8755 or Karen Knox at (850) 251-0158. Visit to find out what the women in red are doing.
April 25
Altrusa International Monticello meets at 12 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursday of Sept. through May at the First United Methodist Church Youth Center, providing community service, developing leaders, fostering community partnerships and encouraging fellowship through its dedicated member activities and programs. For more information contact Linda Benedict at (850) 766-4997.
April 26, 27
USDA Commodities Food Program and Second Harvest Food Bank together with the churches of New Bethel AME, Mt. Pleasant AME, Elizabeth MB, Hickory Hill MB and Philadelphia MB will provide food to those needing assistance monthly at 8 a.m. on the fourth Saturday with distribution at the New Bethel AME Church, 6496 Ashville Hwy. Volunteers are also needed on Friday evening before at 6 p.m. to help bag the food packages. Contact Nellie Randell at (850) 997-5605 or Jackie Harvey at (850) 997-8410 to volunteer or for more information about this program. Rev. Jimmie F. Dickey, New Bethel church pastor.
April 26
Christ Episcopal Church Food Share distribution from 8 to 10:30 a.m. on the last Friday at 425 N. Cherry St. Contact Susan Craig at (850) 841-0842 for more information.
April 29
Family Heirs' Property in North Florida workshop series will be held on Monday, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the VFW Post 251, 910 Mamie Scott Dr. (the old Jefferson Elementary building). For more information contact Sandra H. Thompson at (850) 997-3546 or