Happenings in your community

Hannah Swayze • Mar 6, 2018 at 8:48 AM

Square Dance: Johnson City Grand Squares club’s next square dance is on Friday, March 9 6:45- 8:45 p.m. in room 179 of the Johnson City Memorial Park Community Center adjacent to the Johnson City Cardinal Baseball Park. The address is 510 Bert St. Visitors are always welcome. Cost is $7 per person or $6 for club members.

Ruritan Club Supper: The Telford Ruritan Club will be hosting a Barbecue Supper on Friday, March 9, 2018 from 5-7 p.m. The Telford Ruritan Club is located at the corner of Telford School House Rd. and Telford-New Victory Road. Meals may be purchased for a donation and will be available for carryout.

March meeting of the Citizens Climate Lobby: All people interested in addressing the climate crisis are invited to the next monthly meeting of the Northeast Tennessee chapter of the Citizens Climate Lobby on Saturday March 10. The meeting begins 12:45 p.m. at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 603 Sunset Drive in Johnson City. The meeting room entrance is at the rear of the building.

Senior Services offers Dining 2 Know: Senior Services at Memorial Park Community Center, 510 Bert St., will offer a presentation by the Ballad Health Hospice team titled “The Elephant in the Room,” during the Dining 2 Know informational lunch series on Thursday, March 8, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Cost is $1. Pre-registration is required by March 7. For more information call 423-434-6237.

Notice of Public Meeting: The City of Johnson City Parks and Recreation Department will host three public meetings to discuss an application to the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation for a Local Parks and Recreation Fund Grant. Citizens are invited to discuss the application and review the preliminary design for the project, a splash pad at Carver Recreation Center. Meetings will be held Wednesday, March 7 at 5 p.m., Wednesday, March 21 at 4 p.m. and Friday, March 23 at 11:30 a.m. Each meeting will be held at Carver Recreation Center, 322, West Watauga Ave.