Donít look now, but the long Labor Day weekend is just around the corner. Yes, sir, the last holiday of the summer season is here.

Get a good start on the weekend and come enjoy hamburger night at Camp Gordon Johnston American Legion Post 82. Every Friday night is hamburger and chips. Place your orders between 5 and 7 p.m. Open to the public. Call ahead at 697-9998. Your donation of $6 will be collected at the door. Yum, yum!!

Sunday, Sept. 1, is Pizza Night as always. Orders are taken after 5 p.m. You can join your friends and neighbors for a slice or two for $1 each. Whole pizza, eat in, is an $8 donation, and pizza on the run is $10. All donations collected at the bar. Bet you canít eat just one slice.

Monday, Sept. 2, members and their guests will be treated to a chicken dinner. Serving will start at 6 p.m.

Guess what! Thursday, Sept. 5, we can have lunch together at the Franklin County Senior Citizens Center. Chow line forms at noon. Betcha Ann Wilson will be there to check our blood pressure. You never know who will show up. Be watching for ya. Your donation of $4 will be collected at the desk.

On Saturday, Sept. 7, you can dance the night away at the Over 50 Dance. The dance is held the first Saturday of each month at the Franklin County Senior Citizens Center 201 Avenue F, Carrabelle. Ron Vice will be on hand to provide the music for your listening and dancing pleasure. Bring your favorite snack to share, your favorite beverage, your dancing shoes and, oh yes, your main squeeze. Fun starts at 7 p.m. Swing your partner, do-si-do.

Be kind to one another, check in on the sick and the housebound and remember, help is just a prayer away.

Until next time, God bless America, our troops, and the poor, homeless and hungry.