September 2017 Community Calendar

September 20
AA Meets
AA meeting at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at the Lloyd Woman’s Club, Old Lloyd Road. For more information call 850-251-0278.
September 21
Childrens Book Club
Jefferson County Bailar Public Library Children's Book Club at 10 a.m. every third Thursday for the more fluent readers. For more information contact Library Assistant Heather McClelland at 850-342-0205.

Caregivers Luncheon
Big Bend Hospice Caregivers Luncheon at 12 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month, at 1669 Mahan Center Boulevard. A short program, during the luncheon, will remind caregivers that they can’t care for anyone else unless they first take care of themselves. For more information, directions, and to register, contact Sharon Davidson at 850-878-5310.

Chamber Banquet
Monticello Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce annual Dinner and Election of Officers on Thursday, at the Monticello Opera House, beginning at 6 p.m. with a cash bar and networking. For more information, contact Chamber Executive Director Katrina Richardson at 850-997-5552.

September 22
Jamboree Band
Monticello Jamboree Band performs music for dancing every Friday night at 7 p.m. at 625 South Water Street. This is a nonprofit charitable event; donations are accepted. For questions or concerns contact Darlene Aldrich at 850-556-5218.

Thru October 7
Art Gallery Exhibit
Jefferson Arts Gallery will have on display 'The Apalachees: 300 Years From Home- A Photographic Study'. The exhibit will run through Saturday, October 7. Regular Gallery hours are from 2 to 4 p.m. on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 575 West Washington Street. Call 850-997-3311 of go to for more information.

September 25
MLK Center
Committee Meets
Martin Luther King Community Center Committee meets at 6 p.m. on the last Monday at 1420 First Street. Contact Charles Parrish at 850-997-3760 for more information.

September 26
Shared Services Meets
Jefferson County Shared Services usually meet on the last Tuesday of each month from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. at the R.J. Bailar Public Library, and is open to community residents and agencies. For more information about these meetings, or to be a speaker at any of these meetings contact Cindy Hutto, business manager, at or 850-948-2741.

September 27
Jefferson Arts Meet
Jefferson Arts Gallery members meet at 11 a.m. on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 11 a.m. For more information contact Judy Miller at

September 28
Altrusa Meets
Altrusa meets at 12 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursday of September through May at First United Methodist Church Youth Center. For more information contact Linda Benedict at 850-766-4997.