THE ANNUAL FALL BAZAAR AT ST. JAMES UNITED METHODIST CHURCH takes place on Saturday, November 23 from 7am-1pm at 601 Cox Creek Parkway in Florence.

Items include Christmas Décor, Ladies Boutique, Wreaths, Hand Painted Tin Items, Pillows, Drift Wood Items, Furniture, Crosses, Wood Lanterns, Ornaments, Scarves, Jewelry, Angels, Christmas Shirts, Wood and Metal Christmas Trees, Knives, Sports Items, Kitchen Items, Hand Painted Wood Items, and more. There will also be a huge Bake Sale including cakes, pies, breads, candies, cookies, dips, cheese balls, jellies & jams, pickles, spices, etc. In addition, breakfast and lunch will be served.

“THE THANKSGIVING VISITOR” AND “A CHRISTMAS MEMORY” by Truman Capote will be discussed at the 10am November 20 meeting of the Readers of the Lost Ark Book Club at Coldwater Books, 101 West Sixth Street, Tuscumbia. For more information, email:

HOPE FOR THE HOLIDAYS presented by The Healing Place - A Community-Wide Seminar *Free to the public- Tuesday November 19, 6-7:30pm at The Healing Place 2409 Wildwood Street IN Muscle Shoals. The Event will feature speakers and information on coping with grief during the holidays.For more info, call 256-383-7133.