Annual Independence Day BBQ: VFW Post 5850 will host its annual Independence Day BBQ on Saturday, July 3 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tickets are available for pre-sale or purchase the day of the event at the door. For $9, patrons will receive a plate of pulled pork, baked beans, coleslaw, bread, dessert and tea. VFW Post 5850 is located at 1556 N. Eufaula Avenue in Eufaula.
Quail and Turkey Management Tour: The Barbour County Quail and Turkey Management Tour will be held on Friday, July 16 at the Barbour County Management Area located at 164 Christa Drive in Midway. Lunch will be provided, and door prizes will be given away. To RSVP, contact Allie Logan at 334-687-5688 or email@example.com.
Eufaula Art Scene: The Eufaula Art Scene is now accepting applications for the Project/Event Grant Program for local presentation of projects and events for the cultural enrichment of Eufaula and the surrounding area. The Eufaula Art Scene (EAS) was created with the mission to encourage, promote and support all the creative arts in Eufaula and the surrounding area and works specifically with artists and organizations in the coordination of cultural activities. For more information and to download application please visit https://www.theeufaulaartscene.org. The deadline for application is Sept. 1.
Eufaula Farmers Market: The market is open every Thursday through mid-August at the Eufaula Farmers Market Pavilion on S. Orange Street from 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Featured items are fresh produce, arts and crafts items and baked goods. For more information, contact Allie Logan at 334-687-5688 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eufaula Community Center: The fitness room, racquetball court and group fitness classes are all back to 100 percent capacity, and restrictions have also been lifted on event reservations. Lockers can be rented at $10/month or $50/a year. Water fountains remain closed. To avoid having to remember to carry cash, ECC has made punch cards that are available for purchase at the ECC or the gate.
Quitman County Board of Education meeting: The Quitman County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, July 6 at 6 p.m. in the District’s Boardroom located at 215 Kaigler Road, Georgetown, Ga. The rest of the meeting dates for the year are: Aug. 3, Sept. 7, Oct. 5, Nov. 2 and Dec. 7.
Quitman seniors food delivery: Attention seniors ages 60 and older in Quitman County, the Area Agency on Aging is offering free food delivery by calling Aging and Disability Resource Connection. To register, call 706-256-2900; for more information call 706-256-2899.