Watermelon Day at the Enterprise Farmers Market will be June 25 from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. The annual Watermelon Day activities will feature farmers with fresh peak-season produce – not only watermelons but cantaloupes, tomatoes, peas, peppers, squash, onions, and a variety of other fruits and vegetables. The watermelon festivities will kick off at 8 a.m. with a welcome by Mayor William E. Cooper. There will be free samples of watermelon slices on a stick, door prizes, and special awards for the winning contestants so everyone has a chance to be a winner on Watermelon Day. Other festivities throughout the day include a Biggest Watermelon Contest, Seed Spitting Contest, Watermelon Eating Contest and a Watermelon Rolling Contest.
Summer Celebration at Enterprise Miniature Golf will celebrate summer with an inflatable water slide, balloon twister, Taco Mich, mini golf and more! The event will be 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. but we will remain open until 9 p.m. for mini golf.
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Christ the King Church will be hosting a revival service June 25—30 with guest minister Superintendent WK Ellison. Services will begin at 8 p.m. at the church, located at 248 Donnell Blvd, Daleville, AL.
Fort Rucker Freedom Fest will be June 30 from 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Festival Fields on Fort Rucker. Celebrate Independence Day with family fun activities for kids, static displays and craft vendors, concluding with a fantastic fireworks display!
A Community Fireworks Celebration in New Brockton will be held July 3 starting at 7 p.m. and hosted by Bethany Baptist Church at 1805 County Road 533 in New Brockton. The free event will include music, food, and games for all ages. Attendees should bring lawn chairs for seating. Call 334-894-2344 for more information
City of Enterprise Visioning Session begins at 6 p.m. at the Enterprise Farmers Market. The City of Enterprise is updating the comprehensive plan to guide growth and improvement in the community over the next 20 years. Your input will help shape Enterprise for generations to come. A survey is available at surveymonkey.com/r/EnterprisePlan
Pastor Willie White, Jr. and members of Johns Chapel invite the public to Vacation Bible School 5 p.m.—7:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, July 11-15. The theme is Sowing Seeds for Christ with Luke 8:11 as scripture reference. Classes will be available for toddlers through adults. Please register soon via QR code at the church’s website johnschapelamec.org or the Johns Chapel AME Church Facebook page; or by visiting: https://forms.gle/jojSaRJjaeLwbwP57 For more information, please contact LauReen McDaniel, VBS Director, at 334-470-1816 or Pastor White at 334-701-5853.
Senior Lifestyle and Health Expo promotes services, products, and healthy activities for local area senior citizens and retirees. This interactive event is FREE to attendees and open to the public. The expo will be 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Enterprise Civic Center, 2401 Neil Metcalf Rd.
Enterprise Military Support Group meets Tuesdays at 7 p.m. Meetings are at Church on Boll Weevil Circle located at 2017 Boll Weevil Circle. Anyone who needs to talk about difficult experiences and needs an understanding friend is invited. Call 334-894-6411 for more information.
COVID-19 tests will be given at the Coffee County Health Department on Wednesdays from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. To schedule an appointment, call 334-347-9574.
The DAV van service for local veterans will make runs to Montgomery and Tuskegee on Mondays and Fridays. The van will leave from the Hardee’s restaurant on Rucker Boulevard in Enterprise at 5 a.m. and from the Dothan Civic Center at 5:30 a.m. Due to COVID restrictions, there is only space for four riders each trip. Veterans who need rides to VA hospitals in Montgomery or Tuskegee can call 334-308-2480 to reserve a seat on the Enterprise van or 334-446-0866 for the Dothan van.
The Enterprise YMCA will hold square dancing classes every Monday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the main building located on Highway 27 across from Hobby Lobby in Enterprise. Singles and couples are welcome, dancing experience not required! For more information, call 334-237-0466 or 334-347-4513.
Enterprise Parks and Recreation is hosting senior aerobics at the Civic Center Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Make new friends, enjoy fun music and get moving!
St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church will host a program for anyone interested in learning the teachings of the church Christ founded, the Catholic Church. The Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults is held each Wednesday at 123 Heath Street in Enterprise. For more information, call 334-347-6751 or 334-464-1930.