‘Jack Day’ activities include 5K, festival

first_img Print Article Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson You Might Like March on: Local band preparing to host annual Southeastern States Marching Band festival (Gallery) Arman Sheffield plays his trumpet with other brass players during Charles Henderson High School’s marching band practice Thursday evening.MESSENGER PHOTO/APRIL… read more Sponsored Content Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Email the author ‘Jack Day’ activities include 5K, festival Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Published 3:00 am Friday, September 19, 2014 Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are…center_img At Christmastime, Altrusa provides Christmas gifts for up to 15 children of families in need. Altrusa also awards several scholarships to local graduating seniors each year. Parker said everyone is invited to participate in Jack Day. “It’s a time of fellowship and fun and also raises money to support literacy in our community among people of all ages,” she said. By The Penny Hoarder The Zion Chapel youth sports programs will have festival type food available.“This is our 11th Jack Day and the funds raised supports literacy,” Parker said. “Altrusa of Jack donates books to the school library and we provide books and reading literature for the senior citizens in the community.” By Jaine Treadwell “The 5K is called a trail run because it’s not all on a paved surface,” said Britley Parker, Altrusa member. “The run surface is flat but it is an all-terrain run. We also have a one-mile fun run that is that people of all ages can enjoy.”Registration for the fun run begins at 9:30 a.m. and the run starts at 10 a.m. The registration fee is $15.Jack Day activities include arts and crafts, face painting, Bingo, a silent auction, cakewalk and more. There will also be entertainment throughout the day. SheBang! Cloggers from Troy will perform, as will members of the Zion Chapel FFA Chapter. Hannah Barron, Taylor Weeks and the Wiregrass Dance Club will be featured entertainment. The Zion Chapel youth sports cheerleaders will also take center stage at the 11th annual Jack Day event. Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Latest Stories Saturday is Jack Day in Jack and everyone is invited to be a part of all the events and activities planned from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Zion Chapel School. There is no admission charge.Jack Day is sponsored annually by Altrusa International of Jack.The day’s events get off to a fast start with a 5K Trail Run. Registration is at 7 a.m. and the run gets underway at 7:30 a.m. The registration fee is $25. Book Nook to reopenlast_img read more

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