Community Events


Multiple Dates

Open Forum 

Open Forum at the Village Coffeehouse, 141 W Court Ave: now at 7:00 p.m. EACH Tuesday night.  Come to hear what’s happening, ask questions, participate in discussion. We are looking for those in the Selmer community who want to work together and find ways to practically demonstrate our love for God. Special speakers every other week. 


July 27


On Wednesday, July 27, West Tennessee Healthcare’s Incredible Heart Team will host a Zumbathon. Zumba is described as a Latin-inspired dance-fitness program. The program motto is, “Ditch the Workout. Join the Party.” The Zumbathon will take place in the Jackson State Community College gymnasium at 2046 North Parkway with instructors Hope Graves and Carrie Branch. It will begin at 5:30 p.m. and last approximately an hour. The cost is $5, and all proceeds will benefit the American Heart Association. Additional donations will be accepted. For more information call Jan Williams at 731-234-1254.


July 28

•Adamsville 7th

Grade Parent Meeting

Adamsville Jr. Sr. High School will have a 7th grade parent meeting in the lunchroom on Thursday, July 28th at 7:00 p.m. If you have any questions call 632-3273.


July 29

•McNairy County

Democrat Party

The 5th district will host a Bar-B-Cue meal at the headquarters Friday, July 29 at 6 p.m. A short meeting & local democrat news will follow! We invite all our democrat friends to join us for food & fellowship.


July 30

•Old Fashioned Picnic

Bethel Springs Rosenwald Community Center to celebrate Homecoming on July 30. Booths rent for $25 and DEADLINE for renting is July 11. Call Ellen Irons at 731-645-4207 or Ruthie Atkins at 731-610-1699. More information later in the month. All proceeds go to the community center building fund.


•McClain Reunion

Location is Loxahatchee, Florida on July 30. Lunch will be served at 12:30. For information write; Sheila Bulger Galus, 16745 West Prestwich Dr., Loxahatchee, FL 33470; email; phone 561-301-9282


•An Evening of Bluegrass

Gospel Music

The Purdy Community Center will have an evening of Bluegrass Gospel Music featuring “CrossWinds”. The time is 6:30 p.m. July 30. No Admittance charge. Concessions are available on site. An awesome evening that will be filled with music, fun, eating and fellowship. “The Purdy Fellowship Club” sponsors this event. For more info. Call 731-645-3345 or 731-934-4833.


Shiloh Kids Day

Kids Fun Day ages 9 - 12.  Pre-register as only 40 children can be accommodated. Activities are from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Wear appropriate outdoor clothing. Call 731.689.5696 for information and to register.


•Hurley Town...Lost in


Descendants of old Hurley Town and the public are invited to attend a dedication and unveiling of road signs on Saturday, July 30th at 10:00 a.m. at Hwy 142 and Hwy 22, Shiloh Park area. The old town was a self-sufficient community from mid-1800’s to 1948 with stores, grist mill, cotton gin, etc. The town is the origination of most of the Hurley family and descendants. Call Bill Wagoner at 731-632-0635 for information.


August 1

•Democrat WomenMeeting

McNairy County Democrat Women will meet at the headquarters on Mon., Aug. 1st at 6:30 p.m. Ronnie Brooks will be our speaker. A fundraiser yard sale is planned for the following Saturday & ladies you can bring your donated items on Monday night or later that week. Funds go back into the scholarship account for next year. Bring a friend & some finger foods & we will share in democratic fun together.