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Barbecue for Veterans will be held Saturday, July 11 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at VFW Post 8422, 10157 Old Nashville Highway in Smyrna. A barbecue plate from Fat Guy’s Barbecue will be available.

Taste of Rutherford Picnic Social will be held Saturday, July 18 at Cannonsburgh Village in downtown Murfreesboro. The event is a fundraiser for Main Street Murfreesboro featuring 15 downtown restaurants providing food, drinks and music. The VIP party is 6-7 p.m. and the main event is 7-9 p.m. For information call (615) 895-1887.

The 2020 Folds of Honor Golf Tournament will be held Saturday, July 18. To sign up, call (615) 274-2301.

A Car Show benefiting Special Kids Therapy and Nursing Center will be held Saturday, Aug. 15 from 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at Northside Baptist Church, 655 W. Thompson Lane in Murfreesboro. Cost is $20 per car and $30 per vendor. For information contact Jake Wilbanks at (615) 893-4862 or jwilbanks@specialkidstn.com.

The 2020 TSSAA Hall of Fame luncheon and induction ceremony has been rescheduled for Saturday, Nov. 21. The event will be held at the Embassy Suites in Murfreesboro. Tickets will be made available on the TSSAA.org website.

TN Achieves is recruiting volunteer mentors to provide a local support system to every TN Promise applicant in the Class of 2021. Mentors work with a small group of three to seven students as they transition from high school to college. Mentors complete a training course in person or online. To apply to mentor students, go to tnAchieves.org or contact Graham Thomas at (615) 604-1306.

American Rosie the Riveter Association is trying to locate women who worked on the home front during World War II. The non-profit association would like to acknowledge these women with a certificate and have their stories placed in our archives in Birmingham, Ala. If you are a woman (or descendant of a woman) who worked during World War II, go to www.rosietheriveter.net, call 1-888-557-6743 or email americanrosietheriveter2@yahoo.com.  

Deadline for the community calendar is Thursday prior to publication. To submit items for the calendar, e-mail them to news@murfreesboropost.com. Items for the calendar will not be taken over the phone. The Murfreesboro Post reserves the right to reject items deemed not appropriate for the calendar.

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