Community Events: Thursday, June 16



CRMC Brown Bag Drug Lunch-and-Learn

Cullman Regional Medical Center will host a brown bag drug lunch-and-learn event on Thursday, June 16 at 11:30 a.m. Residents are encouraged to toss all current medications into a brown bag (or any bag) and bring them to the event to learn about the drugs’ common uses, side effects and interactions with other medications. The event is for all drugs: prescription medicines, over-the-counter medicines, herbal medicines, vitamins and supplements.

Pharmacists will be onsite at the event to go over medications with participants to: review what they are taking, make sure they are taking them correctly and see if they can take fewer medicines. CRMC Chief Operating Officer Jeff Stanley, Pharm.D and CRMC Pharmacy Director Thomas Pang will also be on-hand to answer any questions. The event will take place in the Col. Cullmann Room in Professional Office Building 2 on the campus of CRMC. Cost of the program is $5 for WomenFirst and SeniorChoice members and $8 for others. Reserve a spot by calling 256-735-5600.


Dive-in Movies at the Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center

June 16; Come join us TOMORROW, June 16, for the first Dive-In movie of the summer! "Minions" will be playing on the big screen by the outdoor pool at approximately 8:45 p.m.! Cost is FREE for CWAC members, and $5 per person for non-members.


Swamp John’s Dinner

Thursday, June 16 at Faith Cumberland Presbyterian Church; 6880 Hwy 157; 4-7 p.m., $11 per plate. Proceeds benefit Faith’s youth group.


2016 BAH Summer Samplers in Breezeway – Cullman Chamber

The Cullman area’s premiere business networking event is scheduled for June 16 in "the Breezeway" next to the Chamber building (301 Second Ave. SW). We will enjoy a warm summer night sampling a showcase of the fantastic local flavors that the Cullman area has to offer. Be sure to pack plenty of business cards and come ready to make some serious new contacts. The event is scheduled for 5:30-7:00 p.m. The cost to attend is $15 per person for members and $20 for future members. Reservations are required. Contact the Chamber by phone at 256-734-0454256-734-0454 or via email at for more information or assistance registering.


Cross Baptist Church Singing

There will be a singing at Cross Baptist Church, 23654 US Highway 31, Falkville, on Thursday, June 16, at 7 p.m. The Tribuet Quartet will be the featured guests. A Love Offering will be received. For more information, call 256-990-6345 or 256-297-0645.


North Alabama Agriplex Touring Farms for Kids

A two-day hands-on, educational farm tour around Cullman County for kids ages 7-13.  It runs on June 15 and 16 from 8 a.m.-3:00 p.m.  The camp costs $25 and covers both lunches, all snacks, a T-shirt and $5 voucher for Festhalle Farmer's market.  To register, go to  Call 256-297-1044 for more questions.  All Camps start at the North Alabama Agriplex Heritage Center at 1714 Talley Ho St, Cullman, AL  35055.


Cullman Community Lions Club Meeting

Thursday, June 16 at 6 p.m. at the Cullman Civic Center


Wallace State-Oneonta Campus Hosting FAFSA Workshop

Wallace State-Oneonta is conducting a FAFSA Workshop on Thursday, June 16, from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Wallace State financial aid representatives will be on hand at the Oneonta site. Returning students can take advantage of priority registration for fall semester online beginning Monday, June 20. New students may begin registering on June 23 online or on campus in Oneonta. The Wallace State-Oneonta site is located off Highway 75 at 728 2nd Avenue East. The Oneonta campus can be reached at 205-625-4020.


Free Meals at West Elementary School

The Cullman City Schools Child Nutrition Program is hosting a free meal program this summer. The Summer Feeding Program will run from June 1 through July 29 at West Elementary School. No meals will be served on July 4. Breakfast will be served from 9-10:30 a.m. and lunch from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. each day. Meals are free to all children under the age of 18, regardless of school attended or income status. Adult meals will be available for a charge. The program is looking for volunteers. This would be a great opportunity for teenagers who need community service hours. For more information, contact Cullman City Schools Child Nutrition Program Assistant Director Terri Abbott at 256-297-0493 or 256-734-2233, ext. 9052.


Carmike Cinemas Summer Kid Series

Tuesdays & Thursdays at 10 a.m. from June 2- August 4. This special includes admission to the chosen movie, a 16 oz. drink and 46 oz. popcorn for $4 plus tax. This is for all customers regardless of age. June 16 “Epic”


Cullman Summer Library Program: “Health and Fitness”

Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday throughout the month of June at 10 a.m.

at the Cullman Public Library, 200 Clark St. NE. Fun for all ages and all programs are free! For more information, contact Renee at 256-734-2720, ext. 32.


Cullman Farmers Market – Festhalle

Fresh, local produce, breads and meats, along with plants and crafts. The Farmers Market is now open on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 7 a.m.-2 p.m. through October. Located at 209 First Ave. NE.


CP&R Community Classes- Dance Lessons

Ballroom, Latin and Swing Dancing – Thursdays, $10 per class. Cullman Civic Center. For more information, contact Waid Harbison at 256-734-9157.


Cullman Caring for Kids- United Way Food Bank

The food bank is open every Monday, Tuesday and Friday from 9 a.m. –  noon and 1 – 3 p.m. and Thursdays from 9 a.m. – noon for eligible families. Located at 402 Arnold St. NE Ste. W-1. For more information, or to make a donation, call 256-739-1111.


Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous will be meeting at 1:30 p.m. in the Carriage House, located behind Grace Episcopal Church. For more information, contact 724-376-2124 or 256-352-1143.


Cullman Senior Center Live Band and Karaoke

The Cullman Senior Center will have a live band or karaoke every Thursday from 8 a.m. – noon. For more information, call 256-734-0145. The Cullman Senior Center is located at 1539 Sportsman Lake Road NW.


AA Meeting

The Cullman Downtown Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 1519 St. Joseph St. NW. Every day at noon will be an open discussion meeting, Sunday at 7 p.m. is an open discussion and speaker meeting, Tuesday at 7 p.m. is an open discussion meeting (with meal at 6:30 p.m.), Wednesday at 7 p.m.; Thursday at 10:30 a.m. is women's big book study; and Friday at 7 p.m. is a closed discussion meeting (no card signed). All meetings are non-smoking. The last Tuesday of each month is open speaker meeting/ birthday night. For more information, contact the AA coordinator at 256-736-6000.


Addiction Recovery

The Link of Cullman County hosts Christ-centered, 12-Step Addiction Recovery meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon. 1101 Third Ave. SE in Cullman. Call 256-775-0028 for more information.


Celebrate Recovery

Hanceville First Baptist Church on Thursdays at 7 p.m. 104 Church Ave, NE Hanceville, AL 35077