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Sixteenth Annual Apples for Sight sponsored by the Murfreesboro Lions Club will be held through Nov. 7. The Club is taking $100 donations for a big box (approximately 28-30 pounds) of a new crop of Gala apples. The proceeds support Tennessee Lions Eye Center at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital and for an MTSU scholarship for a blind student. Call (615) 896-1007 or (740) 405-3621 to order. The apples will be delivered locally between Oct. 30 and Nov. 7. Make checks payable to Murfreesboro Lions Club. For information contact Jonelle Prince at (615) 896-1007.
Pet Adoption & Welfare Services (PAWS) shelter is looking for foster volunteers to give care to kittens and puppies outside the shelter, reducing their chances of coming in contact with illnesses or diseases until they are at a healthy state and age to come back to the shelter to be spayed or neutered and placed up for adoption. For more information about becoming a foster volunteer, contact the shelter at (615) 898-7740, visit the shelter during business hours or go to www.Paws.rutherfordcountytn.gov/volunteer.html for the application and enrollment instructions.
The Saint Rose of Lima Catholic Church Food Pantry, located at 1601 N. Tennessee Blvd. in Murfreesboro, is open to the public every Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. until noon. Due to COVID-19, the food pantry is currently setting up outside on those days. Call the church office at (615) 893-1843 for information.
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