Around Cleveland 7-14
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“Dig Into Your Treasures” will be presented at the library beginning at 7 p.m. on Tuesday by Walter Presswood, antique dealer. He will appraise and value treasures brought in.

Ducktown Basin Museum will present a program on July 22 at the library on “Mining: Environmental Impact and Remediation in the Basin Area.”

The Creative Discovery Museum program on fossils and rocks, for those ages 11-13, will be at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, in the Community Room at the library. Reservations are required for this event. Just call or stop by the Children’s Room Desk.

The Chinese Class offered by the library will begin on July 23. It will be offered Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m. and continue through Oct. 10. There is no fee for this class. Registration continues at the Non-fiction desk or by calling the library at 472-2163. The class will be taught by Wie Chen, a former translator in Germany for Volkswagen.

A class in Japanese is offered this summer at the library, each Monday and Wednesday through July. There will be two classes offered, at 10 or 11 a.m. The classes will be taught by Yumi Nomura, who was born in China but has been a Japanese citizen since she was 16. To register for this class, call the library at 472-2163, ext. 126. The classes will be limited in size and minimum age will be 16.

KIDZ ZONE, Creative Arts for kids ages 5-12, meets every Thursday at The Salvation Army, 437 Inman St. A meal is provided at 6 p.m., and the activities begin at 6:45 p.m. Kidz Zone is a Bible-based, hands-on, character building interactive program. For more information, call Gina Ballinger at 308-3467.

The Mid-South Regional Meeting of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors Inc. will be Aug. 30-31 at Hamilton County Convention and Trade Center. Visit website: for more information. The event will be open to the public on Aug. 31.

Bed Race Festival to benefit Family Promise of Bradley County will be Sept. 21. Family Promise responds to the growing need to provide shelter, meals, and comprehensive support services to homeless families. Incredible Detail in Dayton challenges other automobile detailing shops to register and race in this annual event. For more information or for registration forms, visit

The BCHS class of 1993 is holding its 20-year reunion on Oct 19, 7:30 p.m., at the Old Woolen Mill in downtown Cleveland. For more information about it and how to purchase tickets, please go to the class Facebook page, Bradley Central class of 1993, or text your address to Angie Myers Taylor @ 423-400-6943. It will be a night to remember.

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