COMMUNITY

Chamber of Commerce Labor Day Weekend Events

 


The Columbia-Adair County Chamber of Commerce sponsors the "Buy, Swap, Sell & Trade Day on the Square on Monday, Sept. 1st AND the 9th annual City Wide Yard Sale on Fri., Sat. & Mon. (Aug. 29 & 30, and Sept. 1st)

At the Buy, Swap, Sell & Trade, spots will be available on a "first come, first serve" basis. The event will start as early as 7:00 a.m. and go through the day. Outdoor display spots will be 15 ft. wide for a fee of $25. There are a minimal number of concession spots with 110 volt and 220 volt electricity. Such spots requiring electicity will be charged an extra fee of $15-$25. Concession vendors must reserve spots if electricity is needed. All vendors must provide their own tables & chairs.  To reserve a concession spot, contact Charles Grimsley at 270-384-5658.  Spots are limited.

If you plan on having a Yard Sale Labor Day weekend, call the Columbia Adair Co. Chamber of Commerce at 270-384-6020 to have it advertised.

 

 

Annual Bailey Reunion

 

The annual John and Myrtle Bailey descendants reunion will be held on Saturday, August 30 at 2 p.m. (cst) at the Millerfield Brethern In Christ fellowship hall. Bring a covered dish.

 

CAIP Program Applications


The Kentucky Agricultural Development Board recently approved $200,000 in Agricultural Development Funds for the 2014 Adair County CAIP program (County Agricultural Investment Program) to be administered by the Adair County Cattlemen’s Association.   This program is a 50% cost-share program with a maximum funding of $1,500 per farm operation. 

 

Applications for the 2014 Adair County CAIP program will be available August 25- September 12, 2014 at the Adair County Extension Office located at 409 Fairground Street in Columbia during regular business hours. 

 

For information contact the Extension Office at 270-384-2317 or stop by 409 Fairground Street in Columbia.

 

Adair Search & Rescue Fundraiser


Adair Search and Rescue is doing a door to door fundraiser beginning Aug. 11 and for the next few weeks with Master Artist Studio's.  

The money raised will go to the Adair County Search and Rescue organization.  Representatives from Master Artist Studio’s will have a letter of authorization from the organization.

Thank you in advance for your help in supporting Adair Search & Rescue.

 

Long Creek Bluegrass Gospel

 

The Long Creek Bluegrass Gospel Group will sing at Chestnut Grove Christian Church in the Breeding community of  Adair County, on Saturday, August 30 at 6 p.m.  For more information call 270-576-2680.