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Auditions for the Ocoee Theatre Guild’s fall production of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” will be held at the Ocoee Middle School on July 20 at 2:30 p.m. and July 21 and 22 at 7 p.m. For further information, visit Facebook.com/OcoeeTheatre Guild or call 4243-504-8747 or 423-599-0675.

Americorps Vista (Volunteers in Service to America) at Family Promise of Bradley County is holding an educational program to raise awareness in the community about poverty and homelessness. The event will be at the Cleveland YMCA on Tuesday nights at 6 p.m., through July 22.

AT THE LIBRARY:

— Join us today in the Community Room for “2nd Sundays@2pm” with local author and Chicken Soup for the Soul contributor, Delena Richeson.

— Wednesday’s matinee movie at 2 p.m. will be “A Bug’s Life” (Rated G), in the Community Room. Game time following the movie will continue until 5:30 p.m.

— There will be a library tour on July 17 at 4 p.m. beginning in the lobby. The 45-minute tour, led by our library director, will highlight the behind the scene areas of the library.

— The Book Club will meet July 16 at 2 p.m. in the Carmichael House conference room. This month’s book selection is “A Thousand Splendid Suns” by Khaled Hosseini.

— A Father-Son Breakfast will be held in the Community Room on July 26, from 10 to 11:15 a.m. To sign up, stop by the Children’s Desk, call 472-2163 or go online.

— National Teen Lock-In will be held at the library from 7 p.m. on Aug. 1 until 7 a.m. on Aug. 2. This event is limited to 35 teens and a mandatory parent/teen meeting is required to attend. Check out more information online on the library’s website, or in the Teen Zone on the second floor of the library.

FITNESS CLASSES:

— TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) local chapter meets every Monday at Wesleyan Methodist Church on Peerless Road. Private weigh-ins are from 5 to 5:30 p.m.; meeting is from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. A TOPS category for children ages 7-18 is available. For more information, call 472-9628 or 593-4727.

Calico Squares Club invites square dancers to come dance every Tuesday night from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the Tennessee Christian Preparatory School cafeteria, 4995 North Lee Highway. For more information, call Teresa at 479-7790.

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