Community Events: Thursday, June 23



Utility Assistance Meeting- Baileyton

On Thursday, June 23 at 9:30 a.m., Community Action Partnership of North Alabama will be at Baileyton Town Hall to speak with seniors ages 60 and over who need help with their cooling bills this summer. Those who wish to participate should bring monthly income documentation, Social Security card, current Alabama photo I.D., energy bill (utility and gas) and utility allowance/current lease for subsidized housing.


Cullman City School Board Meeting

Thursday, June 23 at 8 a.m. in the Central Office Board Room, 301 First Street, NE, Cullman


Hanceville City Council Meeting

Thursday, June 23 at 7 p.m. at Hanceville City Hall


Special Needs Bowling Night

The Cullman Autism and Special Needs Family Support Group’s summer bowling nights will be held on June 9 and 23 and July 7 and 21. Each night of bowling fun will be hosted at Cullman Bowling located at 1710 Talley Ho St. SW in Cullman from 5-7 p.m. Free for all age ranges of the special needs community, who are allowed to wear their own shoes if desired, bowling will be $5 for family members who will be required to wear bowling shoes.


Sensory-Friendly Movie- “Home”

The Cullman Autism and Special Needs Family Support Group’s Sensory-friendly movie days will continue this summer at the Carmike 10 in Cullman at 1950 Marketplatz Center. The movies are free to all aged special needs folks and the cost to accompanying family members is $4 each. The cost covers a drink and a popcorn. Families who plan to attend are asked to RSVP with Rhonda at 256-962-2208 or Sarah at 256-338-1301. With Thursday morning showtimes of 10 a.m., the movies this summer include “Home” on June 23 and “The Peanuts Movie” on July 28.


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. The June 23 movie will be “Home.”


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