Retirement Reception to be held
The public is invited to help celebrate Ava Johnson’s 40 years of service in education by attending a retirement reception to be held from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Thursday, May 24, at Troup Middle School.
Memorial Day Service at Knoxville Cemetery
The annual Knoxville Cemetery Memorial Day is set for Sunday, June 3. Worship service will begin at 11 a.m. with a short business meeting and a covered dish luncheon to follow. Everyone is invited. Please bring lawn chairs.
Republic Services in Whitehouse picks up recycling on Wednesday. Recyclable items include paper, newspaper, cardboard, plastic, aluminum cans and tin cans. Troup has a self-service recycling receptacle. The Allied Waste Recycling bin is located at the corner of W. Bradford and N. Georgia.
Jam session and sing along
Jam session and sing along runs from 1:30 to 4 p.m. each Friday. Everyone is welcome to attend and participate. Acoustic instruments only. Music includes Country, Bluegrass and Gospel. TASCA members are free. Guests are $1 each. TASCA is located at 10495 CR 2167 (Jim Russell Rd), in Whitehouse.
American Legion weekly events
American Legion in Troup at 301 Magnolia has pool tournaments beginning at 7 p.m. each Wednesday night.
The Tyler Area Senor Citizens Association is open to the public, 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. TASCA’s schedule includes the following events:
Thursday, May 24: Pinochle, 9 a.m.; 42 group (straight), 12 p.m., Mah jongg, Hand and foot, 12:30 p.m.; Open mic., 7-9 p.m.
Friday, May 25: Coffee social group; 9:30 a.m., Fitness exercise with Certified Instructor for Older Adults, 9:30 a.m.; Practice bridge, 12:00 p.m.; Sing along/jamming, 1:30 p.m.
Monday, May 28: CLOSED for Memorial Day
Tuesday, May 29: “84” group, 8:45 a.m.; Ballroom dance lessons, 11 a.m.; Beginner bridge, 10 a.m.; Bridge, 12:00 p.m.; Joker and Hand & Foot, 12:30 p.m.; Mexican train, 5:45 p.m.; Line Dancing, 6:30-7:30 p.m.; Ballroom dancing lessons, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 30: Fitness exercise with Certified Instructor for Older Adults, 9:30 a.m.; 42 group, 9:30 a.m.; Writing workshop, 12 p.m.; Bridge, 12 p.m.
The TASCA activity center is located at 10495 CR 2167 in Whitehouse. For more information on TASCA events or activities call (903) 871-3217 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.