Fundraiser Friday for Rachel Huckeba

A mullet dinner fundraiser for Rachel Huckeba, who is in need of a liver transplant, will be held Friday, Nov. 22 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 46 9th Street, Apalachicola.

Rachel is the daughter of Gene and Joan Huckeba.

Donations will be accepted for the dinner, which features mullet, baked beans or cheese grits, coleslaw, hushpuppies and tea. Eat inside or carry out.

For more info, call 653-9540


Eastpoint Baptists host Thanksgiving dinner Saturday

The First Baptist Church of Eastpoint, 447 Avenue A, invites residents of Eastpoint to partake in a free community Thanksgiving dinner on Saturday, Nov. 23 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Turkey, dressing, cranberry sauce, potatoes, gravy, vegetables and desserts will be served.

For more information, call 670-8468.


Beshears to distribute cold weather blankets

State Representative Halsey Beshears (R-Monticello) will be in Apalachicola on Monday, Dec. 2 to distribute wool blankets donated by Farm Share, a non-profit organization. This event will take place at Beshears’ office at 78 11th Street, Suite 5 from 10 a.m. to noon. We would like to encourage everyone to come by and pick up a blanket.


Eastpoint Christmas parade Dec. 13

On Nov. 5, the county commission voted unanimously to ask the Florida Department of Transportation for permission to close US 98 in Eastpoint for the Eastpoint Christmas Parade, scheduled for Friday afternoon, Dec. 13.


Lanark Boat Club hosts Nov. 30 bazaar

The Lanark Village Boat Club will host a Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, Nov. 30 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will feature work by local artisans, including jewelry, arts and crafts, holiday items, gifts, baked goods and more.

A lunch of soup, sandwich, drink and dessert will be available for $5. Tables available for $10. For more info, call Janet at 697-2587.

Donation yoga classes continue

The donation yoga classes are continuing at the Battery Park location despite the relocation of Kathy Jansen. Volunteers are teaching the classes, held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. every Wednesday at the Battery Park city office conference room.