The Family Care Center at 1014 West Main St. includes a Thrift Store open to the public Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Family Care Center helps others by giving clothing, food and possibly hope to families in their time of need. The Center asks for your help by supporting its thrift stores. There are currently three locations, the one in Centre, another at 5511 Main St. in Hokes Bluff and another in Cedar Bluff. The Center is currently helping more than 100 families per week and thanks the community for its continued support. Director is Cindy McGinnis.
Visit the beautiful Rock Village, home of some of the best hiking and rock climbing throughout the world. Enjoy fresh air and beautiful scenery. Go to the intersection of U.S. Highway 411 and Highway 68 in Leesburg, turn right, turn left on Cherokee County 36, to the intersection of County Road 36 and County Road 70, turn left and follow the signs.
The SO-COOL (School’s Out-Camp Of Organized Learning) Summer Youth Program for students ages 8-12 is being held Monday through Fridaythrough July 2 in the former National Guard Armory in Centre. Registration forms are available at each school office and the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce Office in Centre. For more information, call 256-438-3400.
Alexis Missionary Baptist Church is having Vacation Bible School June 23-27 beginning at 5:30 p.m. for all ages.
Centre First Methodist Church will host Weird Animals Vacation Bible School June 23-26 beginning at 5:30 p.m. Kickoff with inflatables and kids’ waterfalls will be June 22 at 5 p.m.